Article - 8 Feb 2007
This document defines some ceramic terms to do with ceramic processing, materials properties of ceramics, ceramic materials and ceramic products.
News - 28 Nov 2018
A research team at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) Lithuania has identified a new technique in which industrial waste products can be used for creating gypsum-binding material with increased...
News - 15 Apr 2016
A team of graduates from the National University of Mexico (UNAM) have created a Mexican startup, Mediprint, which specializes in using 3D-printing devices to manufacture medical devices to...
News - 1 Aug 2014
Almost nothing worries tenants and homeowners more than mildewed or moldy walls. The black spots are not just ugly; they also pose a danger to people's health. More than anything else, stringent...
News - 7 May 2014
Cabot Corporation announces that Fixit 222, an aerogel-containing insulating plaster product, was recently recognized with a prestigious innovation award. The product, which features Cabot’s...
News - 16 Apr 2013
Cabot Corporation announces that its aerogel technology is featured in a new aerogel-based plaster, Fixit 222. Developed by Fixit AG, the new insulating plaster provides more than two times the...
News - 12 Feb 2009
Scientists in China are reporting development and testing of new self-sanitizing plaster with more powerful antibacterial effects than penicillin. The material could be used in wall coatings, paints,...
News - 29 Sep 2009
Plaster made from lime is environment-friendly, repairable and sustainable. Despite this, lime plaster on historic buildings has been replaced in modern times by plaster containing Portland cement -...
News - 14 Nov 2005
The European Commission has cleared under the EU Merger Regulation the proposed acquisition of BPB plc. (“BPB”), the UK producer of plasterboard and other plaster-based products by...
News - 4 Apr 2016
A new explanation of how gypsum forms may change the way we process this important building material, as well as allow us to interpret past water availability on other planets such as Mars. The work...