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2011-08-19 00:02:04

TZ Minerals International (TZMI) is pleased to announce the release of the 10th Titanium Feedstock Producer Comparative Cost Study prepared by TZMI since 2001. This year, the TZMI team has put together a revamped cost study, which includes new presentation and functionality as well as a historical perspective covering the past 10 years for producers across the feedstock sector, ensuring the Study remains as the essential reference for comparative operating costs in the global titanium...

2011-06-26 00:02:04

In the 2011 edition of Mineral Sands Annual Review, TZMI defines the standard for industry-wide analysis, providing comprehensive data and concise, independent commentary including information on titanium sponge, metal and high purity pig iron. An introduction to the titanium industry and profiles of titanium feedstock, pigment and titanium sponge producers and zircon millers are provided in separate appendices, an essential reference for either new or established participants in the...

2011-06-24 06:30:00

COOS BAY, Ore., June 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Industrial Minerals Corporation Limited (OTCQX: ILMCY) (ASX: IDM), a minerals processing company focused on developing the Southern Oregon Mineral Sands Project, announced today that its primary chromite product, called SpheriChrome(TM), will be officially launched at "The Bright World of Metals," the 12th International Foundry Trade Fair (GIFA) at Dusseldorf, Germany June 28-July 2, 2011. Industrial Minerals branded its chromite product...

2011-03-24 16:35:00

COOS BAY, Ore., March 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Industrial Minerals (OTCQX: ILMCY) (ASX: IDM), a minerals processing company focused on developing the Southern Oregon Mineral Sands project, announced today that it will commence trading on the highest tier of the OTC market, OTCQX®, by Pink OTC Markets Inc. Industrial Minerals will begin trading under the symbol ILMCY, on March 28, 2011. Investors will be able to find current financial disclosure and Real-Time Level 2...

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Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'