Category: Features

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Nickel recycling

Towards a circular economy

    Umicore -Li-Ion

    Accelerating Li-ion battery recovery and material re-use

    Recycling high-voltage batteries becoming big business

    August 2018


      Shell's Quest project

      How nickel-containing stainless steel contributes to better air quality

      May 2018


        Neuron-reading nanowires

        Accelerating the development of drugs for neurological diseases

        December 2017


          A better fit for implants

          Nickel in the future of medical 3D printing

          December 2017


            Trends in medical instruments

            How stainless steel is meeting the surge for advancements in surgical instruments

            December 2017


              Endobronchial valves working wonders

              Putting the squeeze on respiratory disease

              December 2017



                The shape of things to come

                December 2017

                  improving lives

                  Nickel-containing medical materials

                  Improving lives

                  December 2017


                    It is actually rocket science

                    3D printing and nickel move us closer to space


                      Nickel-containing marine scrubbers on board

                      Helping to protect our oceans


                        Maintenance free, safer, greener...

                        Boats ready to make waves!

                          Battery recycling

                          Battery recycling in a buzzing industry

                          The worldwide battery ramps up with deman

                          May 2017

                            low carbon grid

                            More power to the low carbon global grid

                            The market for batteries to support global power grids is set to surge

                            May 2017

                              Batteries past


                              Good today and far better tomorrow

                              May 2017

                                Raising the standards

                                How nickel-containing stainless steel make food safer

                                December 2016


                                  Carrot topping

                                  December 2016


                                    Miling Stainless

                                    The role of nickel-containing stainless steel in milk production

                                    December 2016


                                      From vine to vat

                                      Stainless Steel helps make wine finer

                                      December 2016


                                        From seawater to drinking water

                                        How nickel-containing alloys play a role in the global solution

                                        August 2016


                                          Running Water

                                          Water authorities tackle water shortages with nickel-containing stainless steel

                                          August 2016


                                            La Sagrada Familia

                                            Stainless steel selected for Gaudi's masterpiece

                                            April 2016


                                              Stainless steel takes the strain

                                              The role of nickel-containing stainless steel in load-bearing applications

                                              April 2016


                                                Longer lifetimes for major bridges

                                                Marginally higher initial costs for stainless steel results in much lower life cycle cost

                                                April 2016


                                                  A solid solution to crumbling infrastructure

                                                  Corrosion-resistant stainless steel rebar

                                                  April 2016

                                                    Len Lye Centre

                                                    Len Lye Centre

                                                    Stainless steel gallery shines a light

                                                    December 2015

                                                      Costume jewellery

                                                      The benefits without the itch

                                                      Preventing nickel release from consumer products

                                                      December 2015

                                                        Pic: Royal Canadian Mint

                                                        In the money

                                                        The continuing role of nickel in coinage

                                                        December 2015


                                                          Great Leaps forward

                                                          Nickel use supporting development

                                                          August 2015


                                                            Buildings and structures in Stainless Steel

                                                            Nickel charts the progress

                                                            August 2015


                                                              Decades of past and future service

                                                              Nickel in batteries remains essential

                                                              August 2015


                                                                Hotter, higher, cleaner

                                                                More efficiency from coal-fired power plants with nickel alloys

                                                                April 2015


                                                                  Full circle carbon

                                                                  Nickel allows coal-fired power generator to reduce carbon emissions by 90%

                                                                  April 2015


                                                                    Hot rocks

                                                                    Geothermal energy and the role of nickel

                                                                    April 2015


                                                                      Enduring Nuclear

                                                                      zero carbon emissions enabled by nickel

                                                                      April 2015


                                                                        Getting Around:

                                                                        Modernizing urban mass transit travel

                                                                        December 2014


                                                                          Reliable Routes

                                                                          Nickel protects investments in infrastructure

                                                                          December 2014


                                                                            Driving to lower carbon living

                                                                            Elon Musk and his electric car

                                                                            July 2014


                                                                              Electroplating and Nanotechnology

                                                                              Less material, more strengh

                                                                              July 2014


                                                                                3D Printing

                                                                                Bringing opportunities across the board

                                                                                July 2014

                                                                                  Today's use, tomorrow's resource

                                                                                  bringing knowledge to the "future resources" debate

                                                                                  March 2014


                                                                                    Pier review

                                                                                    The difference stainless steel makes

                                                                                    March 2014


                                                                                      Full circle

                                                                                      How nickel comes back to serve

                                                                                      March 2014


                                                                                        Life of Ni

                                                                                        A special feature on the life cycle of nickel

                                                                                        March 2014

                                                                                          Emerging Battery Technologies

                                                                                          Future Power

                                                                                          Breaking the paradigm

                                                                                          June 2013

                                                                                            Nickel in lithium-ion batteries


                                                                                            Nickel plays key role in new lithium-ion batteries

                                                                                            June 2013

                                                                                              BioteQ water treatment

                                                                                              BioteQ: Mining Nickel from Waste

                                                                                              Shrinking the ecological footprint of wastewater treatment

                                                                                              June 2013


                                                                                                Ready to serve

                                                                                                The 300 series ensures safety and product quality in China's beverage packaging plants

                                                                                                October 2013


                                                                                                  Best for Brewing

                                                                                                  For strict hygiene and maintenance, nickel-containing stainless steel is the material of choice

                                                                                                  October 2013

                                                                                                    Automotive coatings

                                                                                                    Driving nickel

                                                                                                    Enabling more durable, efficient and “greener” transportation

                                                                                                    March 2013

                                                                                                      p4_New Zealand milk train

                                                                                                      Tanks of refreshment

                                                                                                      Volume transport of clean, healthy essentails of life

                                                                                                      October 2013

                                                                                                        Chinese Electroplating parks

                                                                                                        Electroplating parks in China

                                                                                                        A strong current for growth

                                                                                                        March 2013

                                                                                                          Stainless Steel Risers

                                                                                                          Bury and Forget

                                                                                                          Toronto goes for nickel-containing stainless stel for water main risers

                                                                                                          November 2012

                                                                                                            Sustainable Transportation

                                                                                                            Stainless Express

                                                                                                            Bringing Sustainable Transport to Urban Life

                                                                                                              Nickel Everyday

                                                                                                              Home Is Where The Nickel Is

                                                                                                              How nickel helps support comfortable living

                                                                                                                Dairy in China

                                                                                                                Dairy in China

                                                                                                                Nickel-containing stainless steels benefit China's dairy industry

                                                                                                                  Zefiro 250

                                                                                                                  Stainless for the long haul

                                                                                                                  Alway cost effective even as design and speed evolve

                                                                                                                  June 2011


                                                                                                                    Haneda Airport "D" Runway

                                                                                                                    Nickel-containing alloys enable 100 year design life at Tokyo’s Haneda Airport

                                                                                                                    June 2011

                                                                                                                      Poly Plaza

                                                                                                                      Holding Up The Curtain

                                                                                                                      China Poly building's stainless steel cable-net wall

                                                                                                                      December 2009

                                                                                                                        Australia and Germany

                                                                                                                        A Tale of Two Economies: Australia and Germany

                                                                                                                        Understanding the different roles of nickel

                                                                                                                        December 2009

                                                                                                                          Stainless Implant

                                                                                                                          Rx: Stainless

                                                                                                                          Nickel-containing stainless steels are a vital component for medical excellence

                                                                                                                          November 2010

                                                                                                                            EMI Shielding

                                                                                                                            Shielding for Safety

                                                                                                                            Nickel is the conductive material of choice in the design of electromagnetic shielding systems in the health care industry

                                                                                                                            November 2010