Latest Bromine Stories

2011-05-18 12:08:00

New Study Finds Hazardous and Untested Flame Retardants WASHINGTON, May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new study of baby products found that 80% of items tested contained chemical flame retardants that are either considered toxic or are untested with unknown effects, according to a peer-reviewed study published today in Environmental Science & Technology Journal. The study analyzed 101 products designed for newborns, babies, and toddlers - including car seats, breast feeding...

2011-05-16 15:38:00

ARLINGTON, Va., May 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With the summer pool season just weeks away, swimmers will no longer smell like chlorine. Used after swimming, SwimSpray eliminates chlorine odor and irritation from hair and skin.

2011-05-16 15:00:00

SHOUGUANG CITY, China, May 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Gulf Resources, Inc.

2011-05-16 15:00:00

NEW YORK & SHANGDONG PROVINCE, China, May 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Gulf Resources, Inc.

2011-05-16 08:00:00

BATON ROUGE, La., May 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB), a leader in the development, manufacture and marketing of flame retardants, announced today that it will increase prices of SAYTEX® flame retardants on shipments beginning July 1, 2011, or as contracts allow, at the following rates: SAYTEX® 102E (decabromodiphenyl oxide) by $1.00/kg globallySAYTEX® 4010 (decabromodiphenyl ethane) by $0.80/kg globallySAYTEX® 8010 (decabromodiphenyl ethane) by $2.00/kg...

2011-05-12 17:11:00

BATON ROUGE, La., May 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB) announced today that it will increase its global prices for elemental bromine to $4500/MT minimum delivered and its global prices for hydrobromic acid by a minimum of $650/MT.

2011-05-10 16:17:00

SHANDONG, China, May 10, 2011 -- Gulf Resources, Inc.

2011-05-02 08:25:00

SHANDONG, China, May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Gulf Resources, Inc.

2011-04-29 11:42:00

BATON ROUGE, La., April 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB) a global developer, manufacturer and marketer of highly engineered specialty chemistry, announced today that it has developed a proprietary technology for lithium extraction from brine. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20050801/ALBEMARLELOGO ) This newly developed technology will allow the company to recover lithium that is present in the brines at its Magnolia, Arkansas bromine facility and utilize it...

2011-04-28 09:00:00

SHANDONG, China, April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Gulf Resources, Inc.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.