Quantcast

Latest Optical materials Stories

2014-08-18 23:05:15

According to new report from BCC Research,the global market for plastic rigid food packaging is expected to increase to 37.2 billion pounds by 2019, which corresponds to a 3.7% compound annual growth rate (CAGR) from 2014 to 2019. Polyethylene terephthalate (PET) will retain its dominance over the next five years with a CAGR of 4.1%. Wellesley, Mass., (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 BCC Research (http://www.bccresearch.com) reveals in its new report, RIGID FOOD PACKAGING, the global market for...

2014-08-18 23:05:06

Market Size - $381.83 bn in 2013, Market Growth - CAGR of 8.1%, Market Trends – Increasing demand for sustainable/bio-based plastics; new report by Grand View Research. View Full Report with TOC - http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/global-plastics-market. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 The global market for plastics is expected to reach USD 654.38 billion by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Growth of major end-use industries...

2014-08-14 04:20:17

BAKERSFIELD, Calif., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TruStar Energy, a leading developer of compressed natural gas [CNG] fueling infrastructure throughout the US, is excited to announce the contract award to upgrade the CNG fueling station for Kern County Superintendent of Schools bus fleet, located in Bakersfield, Cal. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131210/LA30600LOGO The contract to update and expand the public / private station includes removing older compressors and...

Finding Deepest Iceberg Scours To Date Provides New Insights Into Arctic’s Glacial Past
2014-08-13 03:02:09

Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research Scientists from the Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research (AWI), have found between Greenland and Spitsbergen the scours left behind on the sea bed by gigantic icebergs. The five lineaments, at a depth of 1,200 meters, are the lowest-lying iceberg scours yet to be found on the Arctic sea floor. This finding provides new understanding of the dynamics of the Ice Age and the extent of...

2014-08-12 16:20:52

DUBLIN, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Polycarbonate Market for Automotive, Electronics, Construction, Optical Media, Packaging and Other (Medical Implants and Tableware) Applications - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Polycarbonate, a thermoplastic polymer is produced using BPA (Bisphenol A) and phosgene as the...

2014-08-08 23:02:15

MarketReportsOnline.com adds "Global Sapphire Market: Trends & opportunities (2014-2019)" report to its research store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) August 08, 2014 The report titled “Global Sapphire Market: Trends and Opportunities (2014-2019)” provides an in-depth analysis of the global sapphire market and its end-use in different sectors including its application in LED, Apple phones, Apple buttons and SOS (Silicon on Sapphire). It also assesses the key opportunities and...

2014-08-07 23:10:30

Flowerful Events, a full-service floral design and event production company, added Lucite (also known as Acrylic, Plexiglas or Acrylite) to their repertoire of materials used to fabricate high-end event decor. Eatontown, NJ (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 Flowerful Events, a full-service event design and production company, added Lucite (also known as Acrylic, Plexiglas, or Acrylite) to their repertoire of materials used to fabricate high-end event decor. This transparent material is commonly...

2014-08-06 16:32:07

Utility Will Replace All Cast Iron Pipe and Commits to Significantly Reduce Minor Leak Backlog--Helping Cut Emissions--by End of 2014 SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- By the end of 2014, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) will have replaced all 2,243 miles of its cast iron gas distribution pipe--which can be prone to leaks--with new, modern materials. This announcement makes PG&E one of the first utilities of comparable size and age to complete such an action....

2014-08-06 16:27:08

NASHUA, N.H., Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --LEDs Magazine is now accepting applications for the inaugural LEDs Magazine Sapphire Awards program. The program will culminate with the magazine recognizing the industry's most innovative LED-centric enabling-technology products and LED-based lighting products as determined by a stellar panel of independent LED-industry experts. The Sapphire Awards program will also recognize an Illumineer of the Year, a person or team that is responsible for...

2014-08-04 08:23:17

New program provides affordable solution for replacing low quality double-end tubes RENTON, Wash., Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aleddra announces a cost effective upgrade program featuring its latest Generation 3 EasiRetrofit double-ended LED T-8 Tube. With an available 10-year extended warranty, combined with a reduced price, facility managers will have the ability to affordably replace other manufacturers' low quality double-end tubes that are beginning to fail. (An informal video:...


Latest Optical materials Reference Libraries

28_9c404ab9a4754b403781670c9e631915
2005-05-26 11:59:32

he mineral calcite is a calcium carbonate corresponding to the formula CaCO3 and is one of the most widely distributed minerals on the Earth's surface. It is a common constituent of sedimentary rocks, limestone in particular. It is also the primary mineral in metamorphic marble. It also occurs as a vein mineral in deposits from hot springs, and also occurs in caverns as stalactites and stalagmites. Calcite is often the primary constituent of the shells of marine organisms (e.g. plankton,...

28_d4102ec3fa58ab4ec89b14854e71f081
2005-05-26 10:53:59

Germanium is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Ge and atomic number 32. This is a lustrous, hard, silver-white, metalloid that is chemically similar to tin. Germanium forms a large number of organometallic compounds and is an important semiconductor material used in transistors. Notable characteristics Germanium is a hard, grayish-white element that has a metallic luster and the same crystal structure as diamond. In addition, it is important to note that...

More Articles (2 articles) »
Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
Related