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What is Lead Refining / Casting?

What is Lead Refining / Casting?

Before we understand lead refining or casting, let us define lead. The chemical element, lead is a soft, bluish-white or grayish metal and makes up 0.0013% of the Earth’s crust. It is very malleable,...
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Radioactive Waste Management

Radioactive Waste Management

The World Nuclear Association (WNA) informs us of the proper steps to be taken to manage radioactive waste to protect people and the environment. According to the WNA:  Nuclear Power...
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Uses of Radiation

Uses of Radiation

Since the discovery of radiation in the 1890s scientists' developed a wide variety of uses for this natural force. Radiation is beneficial to humankind and it is used in medicine,...
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Uses of Tungsten | Medi-RayTM

Uses of Tungsten | Medi-RayTM

Tungsten is a heavy metallic element and a transition metal. It most often occurs in minerals such as scheelite, wolframite, huebnerite and ferberite, and is obtained commercially by reducing the...
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Myths about Radiation

Myths about Radiation

Radiology is the science of dealing with X-rays and other high-energy radiation. It has been shown to be of major importance to modern medicine and plays an important role in...
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