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NEW BERN, N.C., March 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Enteric Solutions Corporation (ESC) announced today that the Internal Revenue Service has awarded the 501(c)(3) nonprofit status to the company.
Highlights -- Measured and indicated resources of our deposits now contain 1.2 billion pounds copper, 3.4 billion pounds zinc, 750 thousand ounces gold, and 42
VANCOUVER, Jan. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Sierra Metals Inc.
According to a new report, researchers at the University of California at San Diego have successfully tested these tiny machines inside the stomachs of laboratory mice.
MUMBAI, India, January 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The following release was issued today by Sesa Sterlite Subsidiary Hindustan Zinc Limited.
Orichalcum, the rare cast metal said to be found in Atlantis, may have been recovered from a 2,600-year-old shipwreck off the southern coast of Sicily.
Samples return 305 g/t silver, 56.9% lead and 4.1% zinc (2,560 g/t Ag equivalent) HONG KONG, Jan.
Apparently conceiving children does involve "fireworks."
A team of UK researchers led by Oxford University scientists has devised a new test that could help doctors diagnose breast cancer earlier by detecting changes in a person’s zinc levels.
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".
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)...
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.
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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