Article - 8 Nov 2013
Perchlorate salts (ClO4-) are stable and have excellent oxidizing properties (Figure 1). For this reason, they are widely used in explosives (including pyrotechnics), solid rocket fuel, matches, air...
News - 3 Aug 2007
University of California experts today released their much-anticipated blueprint for fighting global warming by reducing the amount of carbon emitted when transportation fuels are used in...
Article - 18 May 2013
Columbia Metals hold Coldur-A stocks in the half hard condition providing high mechanical strength and toughness.
News - 15 Jun 2006
As part of its continuing drive to find longer term commercial alternatives to oil and gas, BP is to fund radical research aimed at probing the emerging secrets of bioscience and applying them to the...
Article - 16 Jul 2009
Using a superior lubricant will not prevent lubrication problems, nor will upgrading to new and improved equipment. The Molykote® brand lubricant team encourages plants to consider the 6 “R’s” when...
Article - 11 Jan 2009
Screw and bucket conveyors using Mg-PSZ Z-Bearings are highly efficient and provide a long-term solution for operations in tough, abrasive environments.
News - 7 Nov 2005
A growing market for biodiesel fuels is heating up interest in canola among Texas producers.
Dr. Brent Bean, Texas Cooperative Extension agronomist here, said he quit participating in the National...
Article - 5 May 2008
The new Hydrogen Leak Detector H2000 is a unique instrument for industrial leak detection and tightness control. It is extremely sensitive and can be used to find leaks as small as 5 x 10-7 mbar x...
Article - 18 Apr 2006
This introductory paper describes the current state of R&D in materials science and engineering in Indonesia. The paper reviews the industries that produce materials, as well as industries that...
Article - 20 May 2005
The name stainless steel covers a variety of corrosion resistant steels. This results in hundreds of different grades of stainless steel that are covered by a range of national and international...