News - 16 May 2003
In a report just published by the Environmental Working Group entitled "Canaries in the Kitchen – "Teflon Toxicosis" is Deadly to Pet Birds, Are We at Risk?", they found that...
News - 3 May 2008
Chemicals used to make nonstick cookware and stain-resistant fabrics are spreading around the world and turning up in surprising places, everywhere from wildlife and drinking water supplies to human...
News - 21 Aug 2007
Victrex plc, the leading provider of VICTREX® PEEK™ polymer, and Whitford Worldwide, the leading worldwide producer of performance fluoropolymer coatings, today announced they have entered...
News - 11 Apr 2012
Ceram, an international materials technology company has published an updated version of its successful worldwide guide for the safe use of glazed ceramic and glass tableware in contact with...
News - 21 Oct 2010
Long-awaited advances in reducing the cost of certain catalysts — substances that kick-start chemical reactions — have quietly led to production of super-strong forms of the world's...
News - 30 Jan 2008
A new DuPont fluoropolymer production plant has begun operations here. The plant, which produces polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) fine-powder and dispersion for global customers, with focus on Asia...
News - 14 Mar 2007
Ferro Corporation's Inorganic Specialties Group launched two innovative porcelain enamel coatings for numerous appliance and housewares applications at the International Home & Housewares...
News - 15 May 2006
Following the success of earlier editions, CERAM, the internationally renowned centre for materials and technology, has now published an expanded and updated issue of its comprehensive guide to Toxic...
Article - 10 Nov 2001
Vitreous enamels are quite similar to ceramic glazes in several aspects. After being applied, they are fired to form an almost glassy layer.
News - 31 Oct 2015
Catalysts that power chemical reactions to produce the nylon used in clothing, cookware, machinery and electronics could get a lift with a new formulation that saves time, energy and natural...