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80 news items

Crunchyroll News

Crunchyroll News
Tue, 19 Apr 2016 17:06:50 -0700

If you were to drink barium, you would die. As it's classified as an earth metal, barium's melting point is 727° Fahrenheit – which basically means it would burn right through the bottom of your mouth and probably through any other part of your body it ...
 
Your Oil and Gas News (press release)
Thu, 03 Mar 2016 01:45:00 -0800

ALBANY, New York, March 03, 2016: Barite, a colorless mineral, is the prime source of barium. The global barite market derives much of its growth from the rising usage of barium as barium aluminum alloy and barium sulfate in various global industries ...
 
Colorado Springs Gazette
Wed, 30 Mar 2016 18:23:14 -0700

Last year, Drake released 3,959 tons of sulfur dioxide, 2,136 tons of nitrogen oxides, 1.8 million tons of carbon dioxide and more than 26 tons of other pollutants, including barium compounds, dioxins, hydrofluoric and hydrochloric acids, and mercury ...

Raw Story

Raw Story
Thu, 31 Dec 2015 05:52:30 -0800

These metals make firework colours, in much the same way as Victorian scientists identified chemicals by burning them in a Bunsen flame; blue from copper, red from strontium or lithium, and bright green or white from barium compounds. There is more ...

The Guardian

The Guardian
Sun, 15 Nov 2015 13:29:30 -0800

These metals are used to make firework colours in much the same way as Victorian scientists identified chemicals by burning them in a Bunsen flame; red from strontium or lithium, blue from copper and bright green or white from barium compounds.

LiveScience.com

LiveScience.com
Thu, 20 Jun 2013 07:44:45 -0700

Discovery: Baryta, the term for several barium compounds, was distinguished from lime by German chemist Carl Wilhelm Scheele in 1774; the element was discovered by Sir Humphrey Davy in 1808. Barite. Barium sulfate, or barite, is used in paint, X-ray ...

Buffalo News

Buffalo News
Tue, 25 Aug 2015 09:09:46 -0700

But the plant released about 56,000 pounds into the environment, including 34,641 pounds of hydrogen fluoride; 20,514 pounds of hydrochloric acid; 884 pounds of barium compounds, 83 pounds of lead and 17 pounds of mercury. “The Huntley plant is ...

New West

New West
Thu, 31 Mar 2016 12:30:00 -0700

Last year, Drake released 3,959 tons of sulfur dioxide, 2,136 tons of nitrogen oxides, 1.8 million tons of carbon dioxide and more than 26 tons of other pollutants, including barium compounds, dioxins, hydrofluoric and hydrochloric acids, and mercury ...
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