Article - 10 Oct 2003
A Spanish University has a high experience, expertise and know-how to develop and carry out the characterisation and analysis of different additives used in polymer materials, mainly plasticisers,...
News - 28 Oct 2009
Publication title: Semi volatile organic compounds and flame retardants. Occurence in indoor environments and risk assessment for indoor exposure
Author: Helena Järnström, Sirje Vares &...
Article - 28 Mar 2003
Mortar is the material that holds bricks together in a brick structure such as a wall. Topics such as colour, batching, lime addition, other additives and the types of mortar joints that can be...
News - 15 Feb 2017
A new technology known as "CatLignin" has been developed by VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland to produce reactive lignin from pulp industry side streams to replace toxic phenol...
News - 17 Sep 2010
Designed for green buildings, the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)’s eco-friendly halogen and toxic gas-free flame retardant and fire-proof additive prevents the spread of...
Article - 8 Jul 2019
Lime is one of the oldest building materials in existence and can be used to make many different types of mortar. Find out about the different types of lime, including lime putty and hydraulic lime.