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2011-03-01 12:17:00

ASHTABULA, Ohio, March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Baxter Associates, Inc. (BAI) announced today the sale of ASHTA Chemicals Inc. (ASHTA), a leading producer of potassium related products and chlorine, to Bigshire Mexico, S. de R.L. de C.V. (Bigshire), a company incorporated in Mexico. Terms were not disclosed. ASHTA is a manufacturer and marketer of: 45% and 50% Liquid Potassium Hydroxide 47% Liquid Potassium Carbonate Anhydrous Potassium Hydroxide, Flake and Briquette Anhydrous Potassium...

2010-03-03 09:00:00

BEIJING, March 3 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Himfr.com, one of China's leading B2B search platforms with more than 30 B2B industry websites to its name, reports China's potash fertilizer price in 2010 will remain relatively stable. Himfr predicts that in 2010 the basic balance between supply and demand in the Chinese potash fertilizer market will also remained generally stable. According to Himfr's reports, the last two years saw the domestic potash fertilizer market undergo big volatility....

2009-12-30 06:35:00

MOORESVILLE, N.C., Dec. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- For Nukepills.com, specialists in the niche market of radiation emergency preparedness, 2009 was a year of record sales due to events such as Iran's nuclear program, nuclear plant radiation leaks, Potassium Iodide distribution programs and worries of dirty bombs. Even the Swine Flu pandemic played a role in the surge of sales. In early 2009, Nukepills.com delivered 5.4 million doses of FDA-approved ThyroShield Potassium Iodide to Kuwait's...

2009-10-07 06:40:00

MOORESVILLE, N.C., Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The recent localized government handout of samples of potassium iodide has sky-rocketed sales for online merchant Nukepills.com. Recent retail orders of Iosat(TM) Potassium Iodide have increased by almost 400% and wholesale orders to vendors and medical facilities have surged as well for the authorized national distributor. A limited supply of potassium iodide tablets was handed out to people residing within 10 miles of select nuclear plants....

2009-09-10 09:39:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. Non-Linear Optical Materials and Applications http://www.reportlinker.com/p0109911/Non-Linear-Optical-Materials-and-Applications.html This report analyzes the global market for Non-Linear Optical Materials and Applications in Millions of US$. The specific product segments analyzed are Lithium-Niobate (LiNbO3), Potassium Titanyl Phosphate (KTP), B-Barium Borate...

2009-08-28 14:32:00

Previously Distributed Tablets Expire Aug. 31; New Tablets Available Beginning Sept. 1 HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Health will provide free potassium iodide, or KI, tablets to people who live or work within a 10-mile radius of Pennsylvania's five nuclear power plants beginning next month. The KI tablets that were distributed previously by the commonwealth will expire on Aug. 31 and should be discarded in the trash. The pills should not be used...

2009-03-30 13:40:06

The Lake County, Ohio, utilities department said a malfunction with a chemical feeder caused many customers to receive pink water from their faucets. The department said the 8 p.m. malfunction Saturday led to the water receiving too much potassium permanganate, a chemical used to remove bad tastes, odors and other contaminants from water, WEWS-TV, Cleveland, reported Monday. Rick Martin, executive director of the Water Department, said the pink water is not a health risk but it can stain...

2009-02-25 15:40:00

Partnership with Fleming Pharmaceuticals to increase access to radiological threat antidote WASHINGTON, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, Heyltex Corporation announced an agreement in principle with Fleming Pharmaceuticals for the exclusive distribution of ThyroShield(R) in the United States. ThyroShield(R) Potassium Iodide Oral Solution is a ready-to-use, liquid medicine that protects infants, children, and adults at risk of exposure to radioactive iodine. It is the only...

2009-01-22 06:50:00

Kuwait Ministry of Health stockpiles thyroid-blocking potassium iodide for nuclear radiation emergencies MOORESVILLE, N.C., Jan. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Nukepills.com today announced the sale of 180,000 units (5.4 million doses) of ThyroShield(TM) Potassium Iodide to the Kuwait Ministry of Health. Worth approximately $1.4 million, the sale was brokered by Nukepills.com and signifies Kuwait's proactive course in protecting its citizens during a nuclear radiation emergency. "This sale is the first...

2008-09-11 00:00:23

Potassium nitrate is an ingredient of fertiliser and widely available from garden centres. It is a stable substance until mixed with certain other materials. Once this happens, a chemical reaction takes place as it releases carbon dioxide. It was favoured by IRA bomb-makers. Bombs usually rely on large quantities of potassium nitrate - more than can usually be bought without attracting attention. This is why groups of people tend to buy small quantities each to avoid attention....


Latest Potassium compounds Reference Libraries

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2005-05-25 18:49:25

Potash (or carbonate of potash) is an impure form of potassium carbonate (K2CO3) mixed with other potassium salts. Potash has been used since antiquity in the manufacture of glass and soap, and as a fertilizer. The name comes from the English words pot and ash, referring to its discovery in the water-soluble fraction of wood ash. It is today principally produced by mining suitable deposits which are found throughout the world. The term has become somewhat ambiguous due to the...

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