Bloomberg says it has obtained documents confirming that Exxon Mobil Corp. is the latest company to raise concerns that a stockpile of U.S. government crude is tainted with poisonous gas. Exxon Mobil said some of the oil it purchased last year from the Energy Department’s Strategic Petroleum Reserve, or SPR,...
Cortec has introduced a new water-based anti-corrosion coating. The VpCI®-386 coating fights corrosion while maintaining a safe environment for plant employees free of hazardous chemicals. Most powerful corrosion inhibitors are hazardous chemicals. So it can be challenging to balance corrosion protection and worker safety in manufacturing processes. Cortec® Corporation has...
A compact neutron source has been used to quickly and non-destructively measure the amount of salt inside pieces of concrete. The technique was developed by Yoshie Otake by and colleagues at RIKEN in Japan and could help assess salt damage in the world’s aging civil infrastructure, according to Physics...