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2014-02-12 12:24:39

LONDON, February 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With 2013 behind us, the cobalt market will reflect on a year that saw minimal price movement despite a number of significant developments. New production capacity coming on stream in the Madagascar and the Philippines, Freeport Cobalt's acquisition of the Kokkola refinery, and a proposed ban on concentrate exports from the DRC and subsequent increase in export taxes did little to profoundly impact market prices which, despite modest...

2014-02-11 16:21:59

Issued Capital: 150,526,976 LONDON, ON, Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Fortune Minerals Limited (TSX: FT) (OTCQX: FTMDF) ("Fortune" or the "Company") (www.fortuneminerals.com) is pleased to announce that the Honourable Ken Cheveldayoff, Minister of Environment for the Province of Saskatchewan, has accepted the Environmental Assessment Branch's recommendation and approved the Company's proposed Saskatchewan Metals Processing Plant ("SMPP"), subject to certain conditions. Today's...

Fox's Medical Drama House Helps Save A German Man's Life
2014-02-07 12:01:13

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Depicted as a drug-addict with sociopathic tendencies, the fictional character Dr. Gregory House would not make in ideal role model for young children. However, one of the doctor’s solved cases from the TV show House helped a German doctor to diagnose a mysterious illness and potentially save a life. "After five minutes, I knew what was wrong," said the real-life doctor, Juergen Schaefer, who works at the Center for Undiagnosed...

2014-01-27 23:01:23

Parker Waichman is representing an Arizona woman who alleges that her Pinnacle hip implant is defective, causing metal poisoning and other serious health problems that lead to an early failure. The lawsuit alleges that DePuy knew about the flawed design of the metal-on-metal device, but failed to warn patients or doctors; as a result, patients implanted with the all-metal Pinnacle implant are at risk for pseudotumors, metallosis, fluid collection, and, ultimately, the need for a corrective...

2014-01-26 23:00:42

DeepResearchReports.com adds “2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Cobalt Powder Industry” report to its research database. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) January 27, 2014 "2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Cobalt Powder Industry” is a professional and in-depth research report on the Global and China cobalt powder market. The report provides basic cobalt powder information, including biodiesel definition, classification, application, and industry chain structure as...

2014-01-22 08:20:11

Strategic Partnership Will Focus on Real-time Consumer Experience Optimization and In-market Advertising Value Attribution SEATTLE and SANTA MONICA, Calif., Jan.22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cobalt, a business unit of ADP Dealer Services, Inc. (a division of ADP(®)) and the global leader in digital solutions for automotive manufacturers and their dealer networks, and Edmunds.com, the premier car shopping destination, today announced a strategic partnership to bring insights into...

Cobalt Catalysts Help Researchers Duplicate Complicated Steps Of Photosynthesis
2014-01-15 09:56:04

Argonne National Laboratory Humans have for ages taken cues from nature to build their own devices, but duplicating the steps in the complicated electronic dance of photosynthesis remains one of the biggest challenges and opportunities for chemists. Currently, the most efficient methods we have for making fuel – principally, hydrogen – from sunlight and water involve rare and expensive metal catalysts, such as platinum. In a new study, researchers at the U.S. Department of...

2014-01-07 12:29:27

DALLAS, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Affected by the global economic downturn and the slowdown in economic growth of China, in 2012, the growth rate of global output of cobalt fell sharply, with annual output of 110,000 tons, up by merely 0.9% year on year; the output of refined cobalt also declined dramatically, down 6.1 % year on year to 77,200 tons. In 2013, the global cobalt market rallied slightly, but it was still not optimistic as a whole, it is expected that annual...


Latest Cobalt Reference Libraries

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2005-05-26 11:18:13

Cobalt is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Co and atomic number 27. Notable characteristics Cobalt is a hard ferromagnetic silver-white element. The Curie temperature is of 1388 K with 1.6~1.7 Bohr magnetons per atom. It is frequently associated with nickel, and both are characteristic ingredients of meteoric iron. Mammals require small amounts of cobalt salts. Cobalt-60, an artificially produced radioactive isotope of cobalt, is an important radioactive...

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