Plumbing Fixtures

All-stainless: not just for institutions anymore

Dean Jobb -

Plumbing Fixtures

Nickel alloys have always made a big splash in kitchens and bathrooms, but the ripples are spreading beyond the stainless steel sinks and nickel-plated faucets found in most homes. the old saying “everything but the kitchen sink” needs updating: think everything and the kitchen sink.

Current Issue

Nickel and sustainability

Towards a circular economy

August 30, 2018


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.