Kelal: the new refractory concrete

CATEGORIES: ALL CORPORATIVE PRODUCT REVIEWS CATEGORIES: ALL CORPORATIVE PRODUCT REVIEWS Kelal: the new refractory concrete The involvement of Calcinor in European project EDEFU has allowed to create a collaboration project of R+D+i (research + development + innovation) in seeking for an energy-efficient and low environmental impact concrete. Given that the use of nanotechnology, we have […]

The functions of lime in water treatment

CATEGORIES: ALL CORPORATIVE PRODUCT REVIEWS CATEGORIES: ALL CORPORATIVE PRODUCT REVIEWS The functions of lime in water treatment Lime in all its forms – quicklime and hydrated lime, as well as calcined dolomite – are the most effective and cost efficient alkaline products used in the making of drinking water, as well as in the treatment of […]

Discovering calcium hydroxide and its varied applications

CATEGORIES: ALL CORPORATIVE PRODUCT REVIEWS CATEGORIES: ALL CORPORATIVE PRODUCT REVIEWS Discovering calcium hydroxide and its varied applications Hydrated lime, also known as calcium hydroxide, is a versatile product with interesting properties that brings great benefits for industry, construction and the environment because it can be applied in several formats. Production and traditional application Calcium hydroxide which to some […]

Lime in the industrial flue gas treatment

CATEGORIES: ALL CORPORATIVE PRODUCT REVIEWS CATEGORIES: ALL CORPORATIVE PRODUCT REVIEWS Lime in the industrial flue gas treatment Thermal industrial processes give off polluting flue gases and these pollutants, which start out as part of the raw material being processed, become gaseous when the temperature rises during manufacturing. The drawback is if these gases are given […]

Lime, an essential component in the steel industry

CATEGORIES: ALL CORPORATIVE PRODUCT REVIEWS CATEGORIES: ALL CORPORATIVE PRODUCT REVIEWS Lime, an essential component in the steel industry The steel industry cannot be conceived without the use of lime, ever-present during the whole steel-making process. The addition of lime is necessary in electric arc furnaces, AOD converters, in refining ladles… Lime in steel-making can be […]

Lime, a three-in-one product for stabilizing soils

CATEGORIES: ALL CORPORATIVE PRODUCT REVIEWS CATEGORIES: ALL CORPORATIVE PRODUCT REVIEWS Lime, a three-in-one product for stabilizing soils High water content and the presence of clay in soils makes construction works difficult. But lime provides a swift solution to this type of problem, as well as being economical. Lime has three effects on soil stabilization and […]

Calcium Carbonate and its most surprising applications. Part I

CATEGORIES: ALL CORPORATIVE PRODUCT REVIEWS CATEGORIES: ALL CORPORATIVE PRODUCT REVIEWS Calcium Carbonate and its most surprising applications. Part I We spoke in our previous article “If the minerals from Calcinor could speak…” about the importance of the purity of the limestone rock used as raw material because this determines the quality of the Calcium Carbonate […]