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  • Article - 11 Feb 2003
    Osmium is a member of the platinum group of metals. Its abundance, occurence, extraction and applications are outlined. Mechanical, physical, electrical, thermal and atomic properties are also...
  • Article - 11 Apr 2003
    Polyethylene naphthalate is similar to polyethylene terephthalate but has better temperature resistance. Main uses are in the electrical and electronic fields. Chemical, electrical, mechanical,...
  • Article - 5 Jun 2001
    Paper, natural fibres, glass, metals and many plastics are used as packaging materials. The reasons for their use and developments in the packaging industry are explained.
  • Article - 15 Oct 2002
    Iridium competes for the title of the densest material known to man. It is hard and brittle and is also one of the most corrosion resistant metals known. Its occurrence, properties and applications...
  • Article - 7 May 2001
    Transparent, glossy and reasonably hard for a thermoplastic. Has reasonable impact resistance at low temperatures. Advantages, diadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of...
  • Article - 30 Aug 2001
    Contains a general overview of the polymer Acetal Polyoxymethylene including relative advantages, disadvantages and applications, together with a table of typical properties.
  • Article - 7 May 2001
    Exhibits better weathering characteristics than Cellulose Acetate or Cellulose Propionate. Is tougher than Cellulose Acetate. Advantages, diadvantages and applications are listed together with a...
  • Article - 14 Oct 2011
    This innovative technology enables the coating of different surfaces, including acid-sensitive crystals (LiNbO3 and calcite) from an organic, ligand-free, stable hydroperoxostannate and -antimonate...
  • Article - 26 Jun 2009
    Adhesive manufacturer Master Bond Inc is at the forefront of new product development to meet the ever increasing stringent specifications of the aerospace industry.
  • Article - 22 May 2008
    This case study outlines how and why a leading pump manufacturer changed from using carbon steel bearings to alumina ceramic bearings.