Article - 16 Sep 2018
Located in the middle of the periodic table, cobalt is a transition metal long used in impure form as a pigment.
Article - 6 Aug 2018
This article contains information on how cobalt is used within Lithium-ion batteries and how the future looks in terms of using cobalt alternatives.
Article - 26 Jul 2018
Since its introduction around 4,000 years ago, coal – a naturally occurring combustible solid – has been utilized as a fuel source for heating and cooking and, in more recent times, for the generation...
Article - 1 May 2018
There is an urgent need to reduce the amount of pollutants that are discharged into the environment and adequately cleanup areas where these pollutants have travelled to.
Article - 23 Nov 2017
The extraction of sand, gravel, oil and gas from seas has taken place for several decades, however recent discoveries of other rich mineral deposits on the seafloor, in addition to advancing...
Article - 26 Oct 2017
The environmentally disruptive nature of all phases of the mining process is evident in any area of the world where oil, gas, and mineral extraction occurs.
Article - 20 Oct 2017
Chemical looping combustion (CLC) is a technological process that involves the use of a metal-oxide like copper, nickel or iron that supplies its own oxygen into the system rather than from the...
Article - 22 Jun 2017
A submersible developed in 1964 by the U.S. Navy called Alvin was one of the first of its kind with the ability to go to a depth of 14,800 feet for up to 10 hours.
Article - 2 Sep 2015
Aaron Baensch talks to AZoMining about using portable XRF analysis in gold exploration applications.
Article - 25 Feb 2015
Developing atomic spectrometric methodologies for geochemical sample analysis presents a number of challenges to commercial laboratories.