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2013-10-23 13:15:53

University of California - Los Angeles UCLA chemists for the first time have employed magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) — a technique normally reserved for medical clinicians peering inside the human body — to better measure the temperature of gases inside a catalytic reactor. The research, a major step toward bridging the gap between laboratory studies and industrial catalysis, could help improve the design and environmental impact of catalytic reactors, including tiny...

2013-10-22 23:04:33

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Global and China Needle Coke Industry Report, 2012-2015. London (PRWEB) October 22, 2013 Needle coke mainly finds application in graphite electrode for electric steelmaking and in areas of lithium battery, nuclear power, aerospace, etc. Since 2009, the global demand for needle coke has shoot up in the wake of the gradual recovery in the industrial downstream. During the same period, the world’s industrial magnates have taken...

2013-10-14 23:03:11

Desmet Ballestra Group (“Desmet”), has entered into a sales agreement with a soybean oil refinery in Brazil. The Brazilian refinery where Desmet will install CTi’s Nano Neutralization® Reactor System processes approximately 500 tons of soybean oil daily. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 14, 2013 Cavitation Technologies, Inc. (“CTi”) (OTCBB: CVAT) (Berlin: Stuttgart: WTC) announced today that CTi's strategic business partner and licensee of the company's vegetable oil...

2013-09-23 23:34:51

Senior energy consultant will host courses to provide participants with a working understanding of the refining industry and the skills needed to maximize refinery profits. Courses to provide participants with a working understanding of the refining industry and the skills needed to maximize refinery profits. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) September 23, 2013 Solomon Associates, the leading performance improvement company for the global energy industry, announced that Senior Consultant Joe Barth will...

2013-07-31 23:33:16

Improved System Can Make 10 Times More Catalyst to Support Larger Scale Testing SUNNYVALE, Calif. (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 Freeslate, Inc., the leading provider of high throughput research solutions, today announced updates to its Metal Impregnation System (MIPS), part of its Core Module 3 (CM3) configurable automation system for preparing, processing, and testing chemically complex samples and mixtures. Refining and chemical conversion rely on heterogeneous catalysts, chemically complex...


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