Article - 13 Dec 2001
Silica is one of the most abundant oxides in the earths crust. It exists in 3 crystalline forms as well as amorphous forms. It hasmany useful properties and is used in a range of applications such as...
Article - 31 Oct 2001
PVC is the most widely used material for water delivery, sprinkler systems and sewage transport due to its reliablity and durability.
Article - 25 Oct 2001
A complete overview on vinyl including history, what it is, where it comes from, environmental issues, health aspects, dioxin emissions, additives, plasticisers, stabilisers, properties and...
Article - 28 Aug 2001
Recycled PET is used in many applications from automotive to office equipment. It is also alloyed with other polymers or combined with fillers.
Article - 7 May 2001
Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties for this thermoplastic.
Article - 20 Jan 2019
This article discusses the differences between plastic and polymers.
Article - 5 Sep 2018
This article discusses using fiber optic spectroscopy to monitor polymer melts online.
Article - 12 May 2017
H.C. Starck Solutions’ fabricated product solutions cater to a myriad of industries, markets, and applications, including brazing, annealing, sintering, vacuum heat treating, and all high temperature...
Article - 12 Jul 2013
Super alloys are exceptionally strong and lightweight. These alloys display excellent mechanical strength, creep resistance at elevated temperatures, good surface stability, corrosion and oxidation...
Article - 27 May 2008
Aluminium alloy 5005 contains nominally 0.8% magnesium. It has medium strength, good weldability, and good corrosion resistance in marine atmospheres. It also has the low density and excellent thermal...