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Article - 7 Feb 2003
Strontium is similar in may ways to calcium and barium. Its' occurrence, extraction properties and applications are listed.
Article - 17 Jul 2001
Sir Humphrey Davy discovered barium as an element in 1808. In its elemental form it is soft and silvery white resembling lead. It belongs to the alkaline earth group and is chemically similar to...
Article - 29 Jul 2001
Magnesium is the lightest engineering metal. It is reasonably tough and is the easiest of the metals to be machined. Its main uses are as an alloying element for nonferrous metals, pyrotechnics,...
Article - 23 Jul 2001
Zinc is a blue-white, lustrous metal. It is brittle at ordinary temperatures but is malleable at 100 to 150°C. Applications include galvanising, plating, alloying to make brass, bronze and nickel...
Article - 28 Jul 2001
Lead is a bluish-white metal of brighter lustre, it is very soft, highly malleable, ductile and a poor conductor of electricity. Common applications include batteries, solders, plumbing, ammunition,...
News - 9 Jan 2018
Researchers have now developed a method for depositing small amounts of energetic materials (explosives, pyrotechnics and propellants), employing the same technology as an inkjet printer.
News - 2 Apr 2014
American University chemistry researchers and scientists at the National Institute of Standards and Technology discovered a way to improve a test that gauges how well upholstered furniture can resist...
News - 24 Feb 2012
The operation of Lockheed Martin in Pinellas Park has officially announced the opening of a new 57,000 square foot manufacturing plant for producing aircraft canopy parts for the F-35 Lighting II...
News - 13 Sep 2010
ESM is pleased to announce the groundbreaking of the newest Atomized Magnesium Metal Powder production facility in North America.
ESM has received the permit to build a new Magnesium powder...