Article - 22 Apr 2013
Waterborne coatings use water as a solvent to disperse a resin, thus making these coatings eco-friendly and easy to apply.
Article - 7 Apr 2008
Among the first instruments plastics molders, extruders, and compounders are likely to consider when outfitting a new lab is a melt-flow indexer or "melt indexer". These devices are described with...
Article - 8 Aug 2017
Polyvinyl chloride (PVC), a multipurpose thermoplastic, is used for construction, floor coverings, packaging, bottles, coatings and tubing.
Article - 1 Jun 2017
Energy dispersive X-ray fluorescence spectrometer - as a tool for analyzing Pb, Zn, Cu, Fe, Mn, Ca, K, Cl, S, P, Mg, and Na in a range of livestock feeds.
Article - 6 Mar 2014
The presence of moisture in the raw material is a major problem for plastics extrusion. Many raw materials are hygroscopic in nature.
Article - 23 Jun 2011
Cement production requirements are quite strict. Cost efficiency, reduction of CO2 emission and highest product quality has to be achieved simultaneously.
Article - 8 Feb 2019
This article discusses the analysis of limestone for flue gas desulfurization in a power plant using an EDXRF spectrometer.
Article - 5 Feb 2018
In cement sectors, including other industries, sample preparation is a vital step to guarantee that XRF analyzes are truly effective.
Article - 3 Apr 2014
Based on the type of ore used as a charge, lead and zinc can be used can be produced pyrometallurgically or hydrometallurgically.
Article - 12 Apr 2012
In glass, silica is the major component but oxides of many kind are commonly added to enhance certain physical characteristics. This article presents X-ray fluorescence as a powerful and precise...