Alliance Magnesium, a Canadian company, announced last week that it completed near to $145 Million in funding for its commercial demonstration plant for magnesium production.
Regarding Portuguese imports of asbestos-containing materials, the European Commission received a question on measures for the compliance with legislation of Portugal.
Throughout the first half of the 20th century, asbestos was considered a “miracle mineral” that was used almost everywhere but all was well until, in the 1970’s, asbestos mining companies in the USA and Western Europe became victims of anti-asbestos hysteria.
On April 17, 2019, the Environmental Protection Agency announced that it had opted for a new regulation on the use of many asbestos-cement products.
In order to indentify the properties of different types of asbestos in lung of human, M.I.Velasco et al conducted the first reasearch in Spain.
From data collected in Western European countries, supporters for the ban of asbestos have defaulted to asbestos-related 100,000 deaths worldwide each year.
As a natural mineral fiber with many preeminent properties, chrysotile is being widely used in many industries under safety measures.
(Lai Chau Newspaper) AC roof sheets have been produced in Vietnam since 1963 with the main blending components including 7-10 percent of chrysotile fiber, 90 percent of cement and other additives. With superior properties such as high elasticity and strength, good friction resistance, resistance to alkaline environment, electrical insulation, thermal insulation, persistence ect., chrysotile helps create over-50-year-old AC roof sheet products. In fact, this material has met rigorous consumer standards such as good thermal insulation, persistence under climate changes, sea steam, hoarfrost, kitchen smoke or acids in fences of cattle and poultry.
(Thai Binh Newspaper) Around the year of 1963, AC roof sheets (also called chrysotile-cement sheets) were manufactured in our country. With suporior characteristics such as good quality, high durability, resistance to typical hot and humid climate and large temperature difference, especially in coastal areas and mountainous areas, AC roof sheets are preferred by people.
(Lang Son Newspaper) Regarding fiber cement, we often think of gray corrugated roofing sheets that are preferred by the poor for the construction of side house, toilets or cages. In fact, fiber cement includes different types of products such as flat panels for ceilings or floors, corrugated sheets, plumbing, decorative products, wall cladding etc.
(VOV.VN) The booth of Orenburg province introduced new fiber cement products with diverse colors, durability.
(Tienphong) Over 50 years of existence, chrysotile-cement roofing sheets are still suitable to the budgets of many consumers regardless of designs and categories have been improved to be more aesthetically appealing.
(Yen Bai Newspaper) Local residents in Village 1, Van Lang commune, Yen Binh district, Yen Bai province have been excited about the new small house of Mr. Nguyen Van Quang.
(Dantri) In less than a month, new materials including colored roof sheets, flat fiber cement wall panels and light concrete were used to build a solid house with unexpected aesthetic efficiency, considerable time saving and cost saving.