The Different Types of Refractory Materials and Their Applications

Refractory materials are essential to many industries and applications, from metalworking furnaces to energy-efficient insulation. Have you ever stopped to wonder what makes refractory materials so special and how they can benefit your operations? This blog post delves into the different types of refractory materials available, their unique properties, and potential applications. Get ready for […]


Element Properties:53-59 atomic number

CESIUM, IODINE, BARIUM, LANTHANUM, CERIUM, PRASEODYMIUM IODINE Atomic symbol: I Atomic weight: 126.90447 Atomic number: 53 Electron configuration: 2-8-18-18-7 Oxidation states: ±1, +5, 7 State of matter: solid Non-metal Discovered in 1811 by Bernard Courtois Boils at 184°C, melts at 113.5°C Notes: Iodine is bluish-black in color with a metallic luster, characteristic odor, and sharp […]


Applications of Silicon Carbide Ceramic

Silicon carbide (SiC) is a ceramic material that has found applications in a wide range of fields. It offers high-temperature strength, good wear resistance, small thermal expansion coefficient and chemical corrosion resistance. This type of refractory ceramic has many applications in the chemical industry, process engineering and energy production. SiC also finds use in the […]

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