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Waste Sulfur Transformed Into Better Thermal-imaging Lens

Waste Sulfur Transformed Into Better Thermal-imaging Lens

University of Arizona Sulfur left over from refining fossil fuels can be transformed into cheap, lightweight, plastic lenses for infrared devices, including night-vision goggles, a University of Arizona-led international team has found. The...

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2014-04-16 23:02:29

Data will help scientists read Curiosity Mars rover samples for signs of life, says UMD coauthor of study published today in Nature. (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 Geologists who analyzed 40 meteorites that fell to Earth from Mars unlocked secrets of the Martian atmosphere hidden in the chemical signatures of these ancient rocks. Their study, published April 17 in the journal Nature, shows that the atmospheres of Mars and Earth diverged in important ways very early in the 4.6 billion year...

2014-04-14 23:00:44

Because nutritional sulfur helps keep skin, hair and nails healthy, it has been referred to as "Nature's Beauty Mineral." Evolution Health MSM powder is one of the few MSM powder supplements made in the United States from raw materials obtained in the US and North America, and is also certified as pure and free of contaminants and heavy metals. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 Organic Sulfur (MSM powder) is a vital element in all organic life forms: it reduces...

2014-04-10 08:24:00

DUBLIN, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9g2ph9/analysis_and) has announced the addition of the "Analysis and Forecast of Vanadium Catalyst for Sulfuric Acid Production in China" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9g2ph9/analysis_and ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) This report is based on the results of an in-depth market survey and...

2014-03-10 23:02:49

Detailed analysis and forecast of the world, regional and country sulfuric acid markets can be found in the in-demand topical research study “Sulfuric Acid: 2014 World Market Outlook and Forecast up to 2018” worked out by Merchant Research & Consulting and recently published by Market Publishers Ltd. According to the report, the global sulfuric acid production is expected to exceed 267 million tonnes in 2016. London, UK (PRWEB) March 10, 2014 In 2009, the global sulfuric acid...

2014-03-05 04:21:39

DUBLIN, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dublin - Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/f8f5xx/china_mineral) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the Chinese Mineral Acid Industry" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/f8f5xx/china_mineral ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) In January-December 2012, China's mineral acid manufacturing realized operating revenue...

2014-03-04 23:03:12

When Operational in 2016, the Facility will be One of the Largest World-Class Phosphate Fertilizer Complexes Wilmington, DE (PRWEB) March 04, 2014 DuPont Sustainable Solutions is pleased to announce that MECS, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of DuPont, has been awarded the sulfuric acid technology license by the Saudi Arabian Mining Company (Ma’aden) for its Waad Al Shamal Phosphate Project. MECS, Inc. will provide the sulfuric acid technology and proprietary equipment for this...

2014-02-17 23:22:53

Exploring the latest innovations and advancements in sulfur-fertilizer. Louisville, KY (PRWEB) February 17, 2014 Charah, Inc., a total solutions company providing unparalleled service and innovation, announced today that its SUL4R-PLUS® product for the agricultural industry will be featured in an upcoming episode of American Farmer, airing later this year on RFD-TV. Viewers will be educated on how this new patent-pending pelletized sulfate product is unlike any other...

2014-01-27 10:27:42

Researchers from Denmark and Stanford show how to produce industrial quantities of hydrogen without emitting carbon into the atmosphere University researchers from two continents have engineered an efficient and environmentally friendly catalyst for the production of molecular hydrogen (H2), a compound used extensively in modern industry to manufacture fertilizer and refine crude oil into gasoline. Although hydrogen is abundant element, it is generally not found as the pure gas H2but is...

2014-01-22 04:20:31

LONDON, January 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ICIS, the leading provider of fertilizer market intelligence, is the first to launch a short-term 12-month price forecast report for the sulphur and sulphuric acid markets. Produced in partnership with Integer Research [http://www.icis.com/press-releases/icis-partners-with-integer-to-deliver-enhanced-fertilizer-industry-information/?cmpid=DSC|FERT|CHFER-2014-GLOBAL-outlook-sulphur-sulphuricacid-prnewswire&sfid=701w0000000ui4Q ] ,...

2014-01-21 16:21:55

DUBLIN, January 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/67g2fh/sulfuric_acid) has announced the addition of the "2013 Report on the Worldwide Sulfuric Acid - Market Outlook and Forecast up to 2017" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/67g2fh/sulfuric_acid ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Sulfuric Acid 2013 World Market Outlook and Forecast is an...


Latest Sulfur Reference Libraries

Acid Rain
2013-04-01 10:21:17

Acid rain is any form of precipitation that is unusually acidic, meaning that is possesses high levels of hydrogen ions. It can have harmful effects on aquatic animals, plants, and infrastructure. Acid rain is caused by emissions of sulfur dioxide and nitrogen oxide, which react with the water molecules within the atmosphere to produce acids. Nitrogen oxides can be produced naturally by lightening strikes. Sulfur dioxide can be produced naturally by volcanic eruptions. The chemicals that are...

0_ad99fed827882160f5c8221dfda576f1
2005-05-25 17:01:27

Sulfur (or Sulphur; see spelling below) is the chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol S and atomic number 16. It is an abundant, tasteless, odorless, multivalent non-metal. Sulfur, in its native form, is a yellow crystaline solid. In nature, it can be found as the pure element or as sulfide and sulfate minerals. It is an essential element for life and is found in several amino acids. Its commercial uses are primarily in fertilizers but it is also widely used in gunpowder,...

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