Latest Magnesium Stories

2011-04-04 19:55:37

Magnesium instead of steel – this could be an option for lightweight car body parts.

2011-03-08 15:24:20

Magnesium-containing cathartics are commonly used to treat chronic constipation.

2011-02-14 08:36:36

Something as simple as magnesium may protect against cerebral palsy (CP).

2011-01-11 12:19:00

CHIHUAHUA, Mexico, Jan. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Revstone Industries, LLC announced today its purchase of a magnesium die casting facility in Chihuahua, Mexico from Compass Automotive Group, LLC, and the addition of a fabrication and stamping facility to its campus in San Luis Potosi, Mexico.

2010-12-20 00:00:38

Gaspari's SuperPump 250, a popular nutritional supplement, has been reformulated due to changes in the pre-workout market.

2010-11-07 00:15:25

Natural Calm Wins 2010 Best of Supplements Award Best-selling Natural Calm® was recognized with Better Nutrition Magazine’s prestigious Best of Supplements Award in the “Promoting Relaxation and Fighting the Effects of Stress” category for the third consecutive year. Austin, TX (PRWEB) November 5, 2010 Natural Calm, The Anti-Stress Drink has been the best-selling magnesium supplement in the natural products market for over five years according to supermarket scanner...

2010-11-04 00:00:38

Ancient Minerals Launches Comprehensive Online Magnesium Health Resource The newly enhanced Ancient-Minerals.com website is a one-stop source for individuals and health care providers seeking trustworthy, free and accurate information about magnesium.

2010-10-05 08:36:57

Supercomputer simulations at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory are helping scientists unravel how nucleic acids could have contributed to the origins of life.

2010-09-01 08:48:00

LONDON, Sept. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Novacem, the carbon negative cement company, today announced that it has been selected by the World Economic Forum as a Technology Pioneer for 2011.

Latest Magnesium Reference Libraries

2009-06-19 16:25:24

Aluminum (or aluminium) is a soft, lightweight, silvery metal. It is an element in the boron group on the periodic table of elements, with the symbol Al and atomic number 13. On the earth's crust, aluminum is the most abundant metal, and the third most abundant of all elements on the earth's crust, after oxygen and silicon. It accounts for 8% of the weight of the Earth's solid surface. Because aluminum is a highly reactive metal, it doesn't occur in nature in a pure form. Aluminum forms a...

2005-05-26 11:01:09

Dolomite is a mineral (formula CaMg(CO3)2) consisting of a calcium magnesium carbonate found in crystals and in beds as dolostone. A pure form of dolostone would be rare, however; it usually intergrades with limestone and is referred to as dolomitic limestone, or in old U. S. geologic literature as magnesian limestone. Dolomite has physical properties similar to those of the mineral calcite, but is less soluble in hydrochloric acid. There is uncertainty as to the cause of its formation,...

2005-05-26 09:25:43

Magnesium is the chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Mg and atomic number 12. Magnesium is the eighth most abundant element and constitutes about 2% of the Earth's crust, and it is the third most plentiful element dissolved in seawater. This alkaline earth metal is primarily used as an alloying agent to make aluminium-magnesium alloys. Notable characteristics Magnesium is a fairly strong, silvery-white, light-weight metal (one third lighter than aluminium) that...

2005-05-25 11:51:11

Talc is a mineral composed of hydrated magnesium silicate with the chemical formula H2Mg3(SiO3)4 or Mg3Si4O10(OH)2. It occurs as foliated to fibrous masses, its monoclinic crystals being so rare as to be almost unknown. It has a perfect basal cleavage, the folia non-elastic although slightly flexible. It is sectile and very soft, with a hardness of 1 (Talc is the softest known solid). It has a specific gravity of 2.5 - 2.8, a waxlike or pearly luster, and is translucent to opaque. Its color...

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