Latest Calcium carbide Stories

2014-03-14 12:22:54

DUBLIN, March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dublin - Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/7llqvj/calcium_carbide) has announced the addition of the "Calcium carbide (CAS 75-20-7) Market Research Report" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/7llqvj/calcium_carbide ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Calcium carbide (CAS 75-20-7) Market Research Report presents comprehensive data on...

2009-10-13 09:27:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. Reportlinker Adds Analysis of China PVC Industry, 2009 http://www.reportlinker.com/p0154040/Reportlinker-Adds-Analysis-of-China-PVC-Industry-2009.html PVC is the second-largest synthetic resin, widely applied in many fields. In general, PVC divides into soft and hard products, in which soft PVC products accounted for 40.8% of China's total PVC...

2008-09-11 12:00:30

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/e31bbb/analysis_of_chlor) has announced the addition of the "Analysis of Chlor-alkali Industry in China 2008" report to their offering. In 2006 the global production capacity of PVC was around 40.5 million tons and the output was around 33 million tons. Europe, North America and China are the three major producers of PVC, their production capacity accounts for 27 per cent, 24 per cent and 24 per cent of the total...

2008-06-03 09:00:00

India's mango trade is fraught with health hazards due to the get-rich- quick schemes of vendors who artificially ripen the fruit using a harmful chemical. Calcium carbide, used to ripen mangoes, is extremely hazardous and can have short-term as well as long-term health effects, said S. Krishna, the Chennai Corporation's additional health officer on Monday. "Calcium carbide contains traces of arsenic and phosphorus. Once dissolved in water, it produces acetylene gas that affects the...

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