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  • Article - 21 Aug 2013
    Ferrosilicon is a ferroalloy, meaning an alloy of iron and silicon. Its CAS number is 8049-17-0. The average silicon content varies between 15 and 90 wt%. It contains a high proportion of iron...
  • Article - 13 Feb 2003
    After carbon, Silicon is the most abundant element on earth, the abundance being 277,000 ppm. Silicon is generally present as a silicate, these being found in many rocks, clays and soils.
  • Article - 14 Oct 2002
    Rimmed steels are similar to killed steels, except that they are only partially deoxidised. The process by which they are made, advantages, disadvantages and steels that are typically rimmed are...
  • Article - 14 Oct 2002
    Dissolved oxygen in molten steel can react with carbon to form carbon monoxide bubbles. This can be prevented by adding deoxidising agents. Completely deoxidised steels are called killed steels. The...
  • Article - 4 Sep 2001
    Ductile irons belongs to the cast iron family. As the name suggests they are more ductile than most cast irons and have similar properties to grey irons i.e. good hardness, wear and corrosion...
  • Article - 17 Mar 2004
    This article looks at the magnesium industry, in particular the effects of cheaply produced metal coming out of China. Applications of magnesium are also covered.
  • 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 - 21 May 2020
    This article discusses Ferrrosilicon Alloys Samples for XRF Analysis.
  • Article - 29 Jul 2001
    Black was the first person to recognize magnesium (Mg) as an element in 1755. Later, in 1808, Davy isolated this element by evaporating mercury from a magnesium amalgam.
  • Article - 31 May 2001
    Novel ceramic processing routes such as sol-gel production of aluminosilicates, core-shell zirconia, single crystal fibre processing and combustion synthesis are examined. The addition of fine powders...