Article - 21 Apr 2005
Reasons for stainless steels' use in cookware are explored as are its advantages and reasons for increasing popularity.
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.
Article - 18 Apr 2011
Friction welding can often make an excellent alternative to brazing. Friction welding overcomes several of the variables associated with brazing that can affect bond integrity. These issues are...
Article - 13 Feb 2020
The synthesis of polymers has always been limited in scope because most chemical reactions are highly sensitive to oxygen.
Article - 5 Apr 2019
XRF is a solution for separating safe, recyclable glass from unsafe materials in the glass recycling process.
Article - 9 Aug 2013
A fiber-reinforced composite (FRC) is a high-performance composite building material made up of three components - the fibers as the discontinuous or dispersed phase, the matrix as the continuous...
Article - 13 Sep 2016
PTFE exhibits excellent low-friction, hydrophobic, corrosion-resistant properties, which make it a highly desirable engineered polymer for fabrication.
Article - 8 Jul 2014
Glass ceramic materials were first developed at the Corning Glass Works and share properties of both the parent glass material and polycrystalline materials.
Article - 15 Dec 2012
Polymethylpentene (PMP) is a thermoplastic polymer of methylpentene monomer units. TPX is a commonly used trademark provided by Mitsui Chemicals. Other trademark names of PMP are Zeonex and Crystalor.
Article - 9 Oct 2018
Carbon alloyed iron with carbon concentrations between 2 and 5% is known as cast iron, and is used for a variety of applications.