The Ripple Effect

December 30, 2009

The Ripple Effect

The judgment of society depends on more than just economic and environmental contributions of nickel-containing materials, vital as those are. Quality of life is also a measure of sustainability. Employment, occupational and community health, infrastructure – these and other social aspects need to be given due consideration.

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Improving lives

Nickel in healthcare

December 19, 2017


Feature Story:
Nickel alloys helping hearts beat stronger
With an aging population, demand is stronger than ever for pacemakers and defibrillators. With increased usage of Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), it is important that permanent implants are made from non-magnetic materials, such as UNS R 30035.