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2014-10-29 08:25:36

MUMBAI, India, October 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Attributable PAT* up 15% Sesa Sterlite Limited ("Sesa Sterlite" or the "Company") today announced its unaudited consolidated results for the second quarter (Q2) ended 30 September 2014. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140117/663814 ) Financial Highlights - Q2 FY2015 Revenues up 8% at Rs 19,448 crore - EBITDA at Rs. 6,381...

2014-10-23 08:26:51

VANCOUVER, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Sierra Metals Inc. (TSX: SMT) (BVL: SMT) ("Sierra Metals" or "the Company") reports production for the quarter ended September 30, 2014 ("Q3 2014") from its three underground mines in Latin America, the Yauricocha polymetallic mine in Peru and the Bolivar copper and Cusi silver mines in Mexico. Third Quarter Production High-lights -- Total tonnes processed of 430,523; a 49% increase over Q3 2013 -- Silver production of 794,251 ounces; a 27%...

2014-10-22 12:32:35

DUBLIN, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Zinc Oxide Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The Global and Chinese Zinc Oxide Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global zinc oxide industry with a focus on the Chinese situation. The report provides a basic overview of the industry including definitions,...

2014-10-20 08:23:30

MUMBAI, India, October 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The following release was issued by Sesa Sterlite Limited's subsidiary Hindustan Zinc Limited. ______________________________________________________________________________________ Hindustan Zinc Limited Results for the Second Quarter Ended September 30, 2014 "EBITDA increases 5%, Net profit up 33%; 95% interim dividend paid" Highlights...

2014-10-10 04:20:30

MUMBAI, India, October 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Q2 Highlights - Zinc-India: Production volumes improving in line with mine-plan; higher mined metal expected in H2 - Oil & Gas: Rajasthan production normalised after successful completion of planned maintenance shut down at Mangala Processing Terminal - Aluminium: First phase of 50 pots of 1.25 mtpa Jharsuguda-II pot-lines commenced start up - Copper...

2014-09-23 12:24:38

-Supply pressures buoy prices for aluminum, lead, and zinc- LOS ANGELES, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Analysts with GA Advisory and Valuation Services, LLC, a division of Great American Group, Inc. (OTCBB: GAMR), report that pricing has increased for a number of non-ferrous metals in recent months amid tight physical supplies, despite lackluster demand in certain segments. In particular, pricing for aluminum, zinc, and lead climbed higher than expected. "Stockpiles are dwindling...

2014-09-16 08:31:04

SALT LAKE CITY, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 50 million American kids are headed back to school this fall, and they're not alone. In addition to new backpacks, they'll be carrying billions of microbes and germs eager to get acquainted with your child. To help families prepare, Zarbee's Naturals, the company behind the fastest growing natural cough syrup for children, is expanding its family wellness offerings with a new line of immune support products formulated...

2014-09-04 12:23:01

SB: TSX Venture Exchange CALGARY, Sept. 4, 2014 /CNW/ -Stratabound Minerals Corp. (TSX.V: SB) is pleased to present a detailed review of its 2014 completed and upcoming exploration activities in the Bathurst District of northern New Brunswick. Captain/CNE claims - 100% owned The objectives of the 2014 program on the Captain claims are to discover new ore-grade tonnage on the known copper-cobalt-gold deposit, and to explore for a lead-zinc-silver massive sulphide deposit at depth...

2014-08-27 23:15:59

The Medicated Bars include: Benzoyl Peroxide, Salicylic Acid, Zinc, Tolnaftate / Sulfur and Coal Tar. Annapolis, MD (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Dermatologists visited the Ermis Labs booth with great excitement to see and feel the new medicated bars. They were very happy to see the bars come back into dermatology. The bars include a 2% Pyrithione Zinc Seborrheic Dermatitis & Dandruff Treatment Bar, a 2% Salicylic Acne Treatment Exfoliating Cleansing Bar, a 1% Tolnaftate / 9% Sulfur...

2014-08-12 08:23:38

DALLAS, August 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DeepResearchReports.com offers 2014 Research Report on Global and China Zinc Oxide Industry, a 245 pages market intelligence premium study published in August 2014. This research offers 23 company profiles along with 200+ data tables and figures to support the business intelligence provided for global and Chinese markets of Zinc Oxide. It provides data and information on 2009-2019 capacity production, price, cost, profit, production...

Latest Zinc Reference Libraries

2005-05-26 12:12:27

Aurichalcite is a mineral, usually found as a secondary mineral in copper and zinc deposits. Its chemical formula is (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6. The name probably originates from the Greek oreichalchos meaning "mountain copper".

2005-05-26 11:10:00

Copper is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Cu and atomic number 29. Notable characteristics Copper is a reddish-coloured metal, with a high electrical and thermal conductivity (among pure metals at room temperature, only silver has a higher electrical conductivity). Copper may well be the oldest metal in use, as copper artifacts dating to 8700 BC have been found. Besides being part of various ores, copper can be found in the metallic form (i.e. native copper)...

2005-05-25 17:08:21

Smithsonite, or zinc spar, is zinc carbonate ZnCO3, a mineral ore of zinc. Historically, smithsonite was identified with hemimorphite before it was realised that they were two distinct minerals. The two minerals are very similar in appearance and the term calamine has been used for both, leading to some confusion.

2005-05-25 10:26:23

Zinc is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Zn and atomic number 30. Notable characteristics Zinc is a moderately reactive metal that will combine with oxygen and other non-metals, and will react with dilute acids to release hydrogen. The one common oxidation state of zinc is +2. Applications Zinc is the fourth most common metal in use, trailing only iron, aluminium, and copper in annual production. - Zinc is used to galvanize metals such as steel to...

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