Article - 8 Oct 2019
For decades steel has been relied upon in numerous applications because of it’s sought after properties of being both incredibly strong and lightweight.
Article - 15 May 2018
Recently, attention has been focusing on the development of smart materials, that is, materials which can change their mechanical properties such as stiffness, shape memory, actuation and...
Article - 23 Oct 2008
Plastic recycling is made easier by special codes put into the plastic item at the point of manufacture. The plastic recycling codes, types of plastic and the applications of recycled plastic are...
Article - 1 Sep 2006
Shinagawa Refractories Australasia supplies cost effective SHIRAL KTW brick for tunnel kilns as well as a range of high thermal efficiency ceramic fibre products. Other specific areas catered for are...
Article - 26 Oct 2001
The simple answer to the question "is vinyl safe?" is yes. It even has medical applications. Scientists have also failed to find a link between vinyl chloride and human illnesses such as liver cancer.
Article - 18 Sep 2018
Carbon steel, an iron-carbon alloy with a carbon content of up to 2.1% of the steel’s total weight, is one of the primary categories of steel. It makes up as much as 90% of steel manufactured...
Article - 28 Oct 2017
Pipex px® has been known for decades as an innovator of FRP composites’ design and fabrication. The company, headquartered in Plymouth, the United Kingdom, also shares its address with the Resin...
Article - 2 Oct 2017
In this interview Jeff Finley, Industrial Products Manager for Strongwell talks to AZoM about how DURAGRID® Phenolic meets the ASTM F3059 standards.
Article - 9 Nov 2018
This article discusses how polyurethane for lightweighting in aerospace and automotive applications.
Article - 24 Aug 2017
More than 420 million people globally, roughly 8.5% of the population, are affected by diabetes. Rates of diabetes have almost doubled over the past three decades.