On January 5, 1976, Akdeniz Kimya A.S. was incorporated in Izmir , Turkey , based on Unal Heris' plan to manufacture and sell PVC stabilizers and various industrial chemicals to the domestic market....
Article - 20 Jul 2001
Calcium is a hard alkaline earth metal and is the fifth most abundant in the Earth’s crust. It is used as cleanser and deoxidiser for non-ferrous metals, an alloying element and a 'getter'. Calcium...
News - 10 Jul 2009
A team of researchers from the University of Huelva has developed an environmentally-friendly lubricating grease based on ricin oil and cellulose derivatives, according to the journal Green Chemistry....
News - 26 Aug 2010
When you tear open a bag of potato chips or pop in a DVD, you're probably putting your hand on sputter deposition. No, don't run for the soap.
Sputter deposition is an industrial process...
News - 6 Jul 2005
Since their discovery 14 years ago, carbon nanotubes have captured the imagination of scientists and lay people alike. These structures, so minuscule they cannot be seen, are stronger than diamonds....
Article - 11 Sep 2009
The article provides information on how to select the appropriate lubricant for rolling-element bearings based on criteria such as temperature, load, water resistance, speed and chemical resistance.
Article - 23 Jun 2016
Everyday items including toys contain dangerous substances, which can pose a threat to children. This required national and EU-wide standards to impose tighter restrictions for hazardous substances in...
Article - 11 Dec 2003
Definition and information on greases and additives.