Latest Hexavalent chromium Stories
LONDON, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- - Roskill Information Services - The Economics of Chromium (11th Edition) - http://www.roskill.com/reports/chromium Demand for chromite increased by an annual average rate of 4% for the period 2000 to 2008, with ferrochrome consumption increasing by the same amount.
Ever since the 1940s, chrome has been used to add a protective coating and shiny luster to a wide range of metal products, from bathroom fixtures to car bumpers.
Engineers and environmental scientists at the University of Leeds are developing methods of helping contaminated water to clean itself by adding simple organic chemicals such as vinegar.
Findings Refute USA Today Report HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb.
By GIOVANNA FABIANO, STAFF WRITER GARFIELD - The federal government will begin a door-to-door survey Saturday of 614 homes and businesses that are potentially contaminated with chromium, a cancer-causing chemical they fear could be seeping into basements from polluted groundwater.
PURCHASE, N.Y., Sept. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nutrition 21, Inc.
Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/7a8e86/china_chromium_mar) has announced the addition of the "China Chromium Market Report, 2008-2010" report to their offering. Up to now, the report is the most detailed research report on the Chinese Chromium market.
By Liset Marquez RIVERSIDE - Legal woes continue to mount against the Rubidoux cement company that was a source of high levels of an airborne chemical.
By Deborah Zabarenko WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Workplace watchdogs and industry advocates agree: too much hexavalent chromium -- the same chemical at the heart of the movie "Erin Brockovich" -- puts people at risk for lung cancer. But how much is too much? The U.S.
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