Price increases range from 4-14%, depending on the product and grade.
February 20, 2018
U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. recently announced that its Industrial and Specialty Products business has increased prices for the majority of its non-contracted silica sand, cool roof granule, aplite and specialty products.
The small town of Santa Gertrudes located in Brazil has been raising some attention lately for having the worst air pollution of any Brazilian jurisdiction, and residents are blaming the 29 factories that make Santa Gertrudes the largest producer of ceramic tile in the Americas as the main source of the pollution.
Sample preparation in analytical chemistry refers to the ways in which materials are treated prior to their analysis. Proper preparation is critical, as the analytical results are worthless if not representative of the full process.
Experts will be available to speak with attendees about applications for the company’s range of high-purity nanostructured zirconia ceramic powders.
February 1, 2018
Innovnano recently announced that it will give a presentation entitled “YSZ Materials for Harsh Working Environment Obtained by Emulsion Detonation Synthesis” during Technical Ceramics Day on April 12 at ceramitec 2018.
Scientists from Kiel University and the University of Trento are using ceramic scaffolding in the development of new composite material made of carbon nanotubes.
January 19, 2018
Extremely lightweight, electrically highly conductive and more stable than steel: due to their unique properties, carbon nanotubes (CNTs) would be ideal for applications ranging from ultra-lightweight batteries to high-performance plastics and medical implants.
Sponsored by the St. Louis Section and the Refractory Ceramics Division of the American Ceramic Society, the 54th Annual Symposium on Refractories will focus on: “Refractories for the Cement, Glass, and Minerals Manufacturing Industry.” Read More
Founded in 1983, the International Battery Seminar & Exhibit showcases state-of-the-art worldwide energy storage technology developments for consumer, automotive, military, and industrial applications. Read More
At POWDERMET2018, over 200 worldwide industry experts will present a technical program featuring the latest in powder metallurgy and particulate materials, while the exhibit will showcase leading suppliers of powder metallurgy, particulate materials, metal additive manufacturing processing equipment, and more. Read More
Dubbed Japan’s largest fine ceramics show by organizers, the event will gather highly functional ceramics, materials, forming/processing equipment, firing equipment, evaluation/testing/analysis equipment, and more. Read More