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2012-01-05 13:21:58

Chemists of Jena University develop novel glass ceramics for dentistry The hardest substance in the human body is moved by its strongest muscles: When we heartily bite into an apple or a schnitzel, enormous strengths are working on the surface of our teeth. "What the natural tooth enamel has to endure also goes for dentures, inlays or bridges", glass chemist Prof. Dr. Dr. Christian Rüssel of the Friedrich Schiller University Jena (Germany) says. After all, these are worn as...

2011-12-06 08:00:00

Novamed Ceramisys Limited announced today that the new Orbtexâ“ž¢ bio-ceramic orbital implant has received FDA 510(k) clearance for marketing in the US. Dundee, Scotland (PRWEB) December 06, 2011 Ceramisys Ltd. has received FDA 510(k) clearance to market its new bio-inert, ceramic orbital implant, Orbtexâ“ž¢, for use by specialist Ophthalmologists performing enucleation and evisceration procedures, typically for patients that have...

2011-09-13 16:00:00

Boca Bearing Company is expanding its product line to include bearings and lubricants suitable for the automation and advanced manufacturing industries. Boca Bearings carries a large stock of standard bearings, ceramic hybrid bearings, full ceramic bearings and specialty lube. Boca Bearingsâ stock is located in the United States. Therefore the company is capable of fast order fulfillment during these times of global supply chain delays. Delray Beach, FL September 9, 2011 (PRWEB)...

2011-08-18 08:22:00

JINJIANG, Fujian Province, China, Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Ceramics Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ Global Market: CCCL, CCCLW, CCCLU) ("China Ceramics" or the "Company"), a leading Chinese manufacturer of ceramic tiles used for exterior siding and for interior flooring and design in residential and commercial buildings, today announced that the Company has completed the expansion of its Hengda facility. The facility is now capable of producing 42 million square meters of ceramic tiles...

2011-08-03 08:30:00

JINJIANG, Fujian Province, China, Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Ceramics Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ: CCCL) ("China Ceramics" or the "Company"), a leading Chinese manufacturer of ceramic tiles used for exterior siding and for interior flooring and design in residential and commercial buildings, today announced it will conduct a conference call at 8:00 am Eastern Time on Wednesday, August 10, 2011 to discuss financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2011. The Earnings Release...

2011-07-26 21:04:58

Taking their cue from biological circulatory systems, University of Illinois researchers have developed vascularized structural composites, creating materials that are lightweight and strong with potential for self-healing, self-cooling, metamaterials and more. "We can make a material now that's truly multifunctional by simply circulating fluids that do different things within the same material system," said Scott White, the Willet Professor of aerospace engineering who led the group. "We...


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.