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2014-07-22 08:24:58

LOS ANGELES, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Los Angeles-based American Elements announced the further expansion of its ultra high purity metals & chemicals production facilities to meet growing demand for high purity materials for use in optics, electronics, photovoltaic, laser, research and military applications as well as laboratory standards. The new production capacity will affect deliveries beginning in August however orders from existing and new customers for deliveries in...

2014-07-17 08:23:17

TORONTO, July 17, 2014 /CNW/ - Mandalay Resources Corporation ("Mandalay" or the "Company") (TSX: MND) is pleased to announce drill results from its infill and extensional drilling at the Costerfield gold-antimony mine, Victoria, Australia during the first half of 2014. Highlights include: -- Cuffley lode (Figure 1andTable 1)--New intercepts have infilled a 50 m by 100 m area of previously Inferred Mineral Resource at the southern end...

2014-07-14 23:03:36

The growing effort for low carbon technologies in North America contributes a major role in the growth of rare earth market. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/north-america-rare-earth-metals-8156092312.html (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 The high demand in the current and emerging applications, increasing demand for clean energy, initiatives of associations and regulatory bodies, and the population trends are the major factors which drive the growth of the global rare earth metals...

2014-07-10 12:22:25

LONDON, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Zinc Markets in the Top 5 Asian Countries to 2018 - Market Size, Trends, and Forecastshttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2192881/Zinc-Markets-in-the-Top-5-Asian-Countries-to-2018---Market-Size-Trends-and-Forecasts.htmlThis industry data report package offers the most up-to-date market data on the actual market situation, trends, and future outlook for zinc in the top 5 Asian...

2014-07-07 11:31:38

Syracuse University Geologists in the College of Arts and Sciences have discovered a new way to study oxygen levels in the Earth’s oldest oceans. Zunli Lu and Xiaoli Zhou, an assistant professor and Ph.D. student, respectively, in the Department of Earth Sciences, are part of an international team of researchers whose findings have been published by the journal Geology (Geological Society of America, 2014). Their research approach may have important implications for the study of...

2014-07-02 12:23:16

LONDON, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Global Platinum Group Metals Market 2014-2018http://www.reportbuyer.com/industry_manufacturing/mining/global_platinum_group_metals_market_2014_2018.html TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Platinum Group Metals market to grow at a CAGR of 4.29 percent over the period 2013-2018. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increased use of PGMs in Automotive sector....

2014-06-30 23:13:05

GrandViewResearch.com has announced the addition of "Global Medical Gases Market Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2020" Market Research report to their Database. View Full Report With TOC @ http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/medical-gases-market/request. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 The global market for medical gases and equipment is expected to reach USD 10.52 billion by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. The...

2014-06-30 23:06:33

NATE’s Flame Tools Safety Training (course#: 6111-0001) is now available through Uniweld Products, Inc., a NATE-approved continued education trainer. Fort Lauderdale, Florida (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 North American Technician Excellence (NATE), headquartered in Arlington, VA, was founded in 1997 and is the nation’s largest non-profit certification organization for heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration technicians. NATE is the only technician certification organization...

2014-06-29 23:01:21

The demand for new and modern cars will drive the demand for bromubutyl rubber; a derivative obtained by the reaction of butyl rubber with bromine, and is mainly used in tires. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market-report/bromine-reports-9611649808.html (PRWEB) June 29, 2014 Bromine is the only non-metallic element that is liquid under ordinary conditions, it evaporates easily at standard temperature and pressures into red vapor, which has a strong disagreeable odor resembling that of...

2014-06-27 14:59:09

National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) By combining advanced mathematics with high-performance computing, scientists at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and Indiana University (IU) have developed a tool that allowed them to calculate a fundamental property of most atoms on the periodic table to historic accuracy—reducing error by a factor of a thousand in many cases. The technique also could be used to determine a host of other atomic properties...


Latest Periodic table Reference Libraries

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2009-07-09 17:04:18

Actinium is a radioactive chemical element. The symbol for Actinium is Ac and the atomic number is 89. Actinium was discovered in 1899 by French chemist André-Louis Debierne. It was the first non-primordial radioactive element to be isolated. Actinium is amongst a group of 15 similar elements within the periodic table that make up the actinoid series. This substance was also independently discovered by Friedrich Oskar Giesel in 1902 and named it emanium in 1904. In 1904 he named it...

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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...

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2005-05-25 18:46:47

A rare earth is an oxide of a rare earth element. Often rare earth elements themselves are loosely called "rare earths". As to exactly what is a "rare earth" element is a matter of some ambiguity. The narrowest definition restricts it to the lanthanides, which are lanthanum, cerium, praseodymium, neodymium, promethium, samarium, europium, gadolinium, terbium, dysprosium, holmium, erbium, thulium, ytterbium, and lutetium. Sometimes the radioactive actinides are included, so that all elements...

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