Illuminating Wear with Composite Electroless Nickel Coatings

Virginia Heffernan - December 30, 2009

Nodular Phosphorescent ENC

A new type of electroless nickel coating, that can be made to glow in the dark, is finding a market among manufacturers who need to know when a coating is wearing off, either to prevent damage to the underlying part or to ensure consistency of the resulting product.

Current Issue

Nickel and sustainability

Towards a circular economy

August 30, 2018

NickelVol33No1Spring2018_Thumbnail

Feature Story:
A catalyst for sustainable operations
Nickel-containing catalysts are widely used in the refining and petrochemical industries worldwide. At end-of-life, catalysts are either sent to landfill or sent for recycling to recover the valuable metals they contain. Refineries in Kuwait are changing the way they handle spent catalysts.

Related Information