• HAVANA, Dec 13 (Reuters) - Cuba's nickel plus cobalt sulfide production will top 50,000 tonnes this year and earnings are up over 2017, the head of the country's state monopoly Cubaniquel was quoted by local media as stating on Wednesday. (reuters.com)
  • The country was ranked 10th in world nickel production in 2017 and fifth in cobalt. (reuters.com)
  • VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Mar 1, 2017) - North American Nickel Inc. (TSX VENTURE:NAN)( WSCRF ) (CUSIP:65704T 108) (the "Company" or "NAN") is pleased to announce that it has appointed Mr. Alexander Dann as Chief Financial Officer of the Company. (yahoo.com)
  • Nickel was first isolated and classified as a chemical element in 1751 by Axel Fredrik Cronstedt , who initially mistook the ore for a copper mineral , in the cobalt mines of Los, Hälsingland, Sweden . (wikipedia.org)
  • The element's name comes from a mischievous sprite of German miner mythology, Nickel (similar to Old Nick ), who personified the fact that copper-nickel ores resisted refinement into copper. (wikipedia.org)
  • A further 10% is used for nickel-based and copper-based alloys, 7% for alloy steels, 3% in foundries, 9% in plating and 4% in other applications, including the fast-growing battery sector, [8] including those in electric vehicles (EVs). (wikipedia.org)
  • Copper miners were confused about nickel and copper because they both occurred in ores with a green tint. (encyclopedia.com)
  • But copper ores reacted differently to heat than did nickel ores. (encyclopedia.com)
  • While the most common metals soldered are gold, silver and copper, you also can solder nickel silver. (ehow.com)
  • instead, it is a nickel, zinc and copper alloy that is used to mimic sterling silver. (ehow.com)
  • Pick up the soldered nickel silver piece with the copper tongs, and place the piece into the pickle pot to remove the oxidation. (ehow.com)
  • Some of the metals that nickel can be alloyed with are iron, copper, chromium, and zinc. (cdc.gov)
  • Mineral Economics (Volume 25, Issue 2-3, March 2013) - Spillovers Between Cobalt, Copper and Nickel Prices: Implications for Deep Seabed Mining (2013) Martino, S. (infomine.com)
  • The Maniitsoq property in Greenland is a Camp scale project comprising 2,985 square km covering numerous high-grade nickel-copper sulphide occurrences associated with norite and other mafic-ultramafic intrusions of the Greenland Norite Belt (GNB). (yahoo.com)
  • The Company's Post Creek/Halcyon property in Sudbury is strategically located adjacent to the past producing Podolsky copper-nickel-platinum group metal deposit of KGHM International Ltd. The property lies along an interpreted extension of the Whistle Offset embayment structure. (yahoo.com)
  • Inco and Falconbridge, Toronto nickel and copper producers, have long planned to sell Nikkelverk to win regulatory clearance for their combination, but it isn't clear whether the sale to LionOre has clinched such approval. (wsj.com)
  • Copper prices are holding up, nickel is much worse but not at critical levels, Strzhalkovsky said in the interview. (ibtimes.com)
  • New Delhi, May 2 (PTI) Copper and nickel prices fell by Rs 5 per kg at the non-ferrous metal market today on muted demand from consuming industries. (yahoo.com)
  • Traders said tepid demand from consuming industries at domestic spot market, mainly weighed on copper and nickel prices. (yahoo.com)
  • In the national capital, copper mixed scrap and nickel plate (4×4) fell by Rs 5 each to Rs 340 and Rs 785-790 per kg, respectively. (yahoo.com)
  • Following are today's metals' rates (in Rs per kg): Zinc ingot Rs 104-110, Nickel plate (4×4) Rs 785-790, gun metal scrap Rs 227, Bell metal scrap Rs 229, copper mixed scrap Rs 340, chadri deshi Rs 295. (yahoo.com)
  • LONDON, Nov 17 (Reuters) - Nickel and copper led the base metals complex higher on Friday, supported by a softer dollar, though both metals ended the week lower. (reuters.com)
  • Anyone who has shown symptoms of sensitization due to this substance should avoid all further contact with nickel, nickel compounds and other metal compounds of e.g. copper, chromium and cobalt. (inchem.org)
  • It is also widely used for many other alloys, such as nickel brasses and bronzes, and alloys with copper , chromium , aluminum , lead , cobalt , silver and gold . (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • Further, there are Chinese manuscripts suggesting that 'white copper ' ( baitung ) was used in the Orient between 1400 and 1700 B.C.E. Yet, the ores of nickel were easily mistaken for ores of silver. (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • Minerals containing nickel (such as kupfernickel, meaning copper of the devil ('Nick'), or false copper) were valued for coloring glass green. (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • The nickel coins used for currency are an alloy of 25 percent nickel and 75 percent copper . (factbites.com)
  • The U.S. nickel is 25% nickel and 75% copper . (factbites.com)
  • Here, truckload of copper and nickel ore in Ontario in 2008. (wsj.com)
  • The high strength copper nickel zinc alloy is a national patented product independently developed by Powerway Alloy with independent intellectual property rights. (hannovermesse.de)
  • Use of nickel (as a natural meteoric nickel-iron alloy) has been traced as far back as 3500 BCE. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nickel-iron , very rare native alloy of nickel and iron that contains between 24 and 77 percent nickel. (britannica.com)
  • Figure 5: Iron/nickel alloy under pressure. (nature.com)
  • In contrast to the shift for the Fe/Mn alloy (used here as a reference example), that for Fe/Ni brings the local levels of nickel close to the peak at the top of the hcp band. (nature.com)
  • Since the latter is similar to the sharp features of pure fcc nickel (shown in Fig. 4a ), the non-Fermi-liquid effects observed in the pure fcc material are expected to survive in the iron/nickel alloy. (nature.com)
  • The iron/nickel alloy strongly deviates from standard Pauli behaviour of good Fermi liquids. (nature.com)
  • c ) The scattering rate (averaged over all d orbitals) of the nickel alloy at high temperatures within CPA+DMFT is remarkably similar to the corresponding one of pure fcc nickel at these pressures and much larger than that of the Fe/Mn alloy, taken here as a reference. (nature.com)
  • This specification covers the requirements for an electrodeposit of cadmium diffused into an electrodeposit of nickel on carbon, low-alloy, and corrosion-resistant steels. (sae.org)
  • Bunsen Burner With threaded needle valve, air regulator and aluminum mixing tubes for thorough air/gas mixing, nickel plated, die-cast zinc alloy base. (alibaba.com)
  • Nickel is pre-eminently an alloy metal, and its chief use is in the nickel steels and nickel cast irons, of which there are innumerable varieties. (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • We also replace high-cost Pt catalyst on the anode with a low-cost, bifunctional nickel-molybdenum-cobalt alloy, which could effectively catalyze hydrogen evolution and oxidation reactions in alkaline electrolyte. (pnas.org)
  • This SAE Standard specifies the guidance and the requirements for the electrodeposition of zinc-nickel alloy coatings on a range of metallic substrates for the provision of corrosion resistance to steel components and galvanic compatibility between some bi-metallic contacting surfaces. (sae.org)
  • Nickel free cupronickel is developed by Powerway Alloy independently and is a national patented product with independent intellectual property rights, which has been listed among the national key new products and has been ranked first in the market for a continuous eight years. (hannovermesse.de)
  • article{osti_863301, title = {Lanthanum nickel aluminum alloy}, author = {Gruen, Dieter M. and Mendelsohn, Marshall H. and Dwight, Austin E.}, abstractNote = {A ternary intermetallic compound capable of reversible sorption of hydrogen having the chemical formula LaNi.sub.5-x Al.sub.x, where x is in the range of about 0.01 to 1.5 and the method of storing hydrogen using the intermetallic compound. (osti.gov)
  • Pure nickel is a hard, silvery-white metal used to make stainless steel and other metal alloys. (cdc.gov)
  • Nickel is released into the atmosphere by industries that make or use nickel, nickel alloys, or nickel compounds. (cdc.gov)
  • Nickel is also used in the manufacture of many other alloys. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Pure nickel is a hard, silvery-white metal, which has properties that make it very desirable for combining with other metals to form mixtures called alloys. (cdc.gov)
  • Much of our nickel used in industries comes from recycling nickel-containing alloys or is imported mainly from Canada and Russia. (cdc.gov)
  • Nickel may be released to the environment from the stacks of large furnaces used to make alloys or from power plants and trash incinerators. (cdc.gov)
  • Nickel is used in the production of stainless steel and other corrosion-resistant alloys. (reuters.com)
  • This present article deals with nickel and its alloys. (astm.org)
  • Nickel (Ni) is a hard, silvery-white metal that may cause irritation to the skin. (cdc.gov)
  • Pure nickel is a hard, silvery-white metal. (cdc.gov)
  • Nickel is a silvery-white metal with a slight golden tinge that takes a high polish. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nickel (chemical symbol Ni , atomic number 28) is a silvery white metal that takes on a high polish. (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • Workers who breathed very large amounts of nickel compounds developed chronic bronchitis and lung and nasal sinus cancers. (cdc.gov)
  • Nickel can combine with other elements such as chlorine, sulfur, and oxygen to form nickel compounds. (cdc.gov)
  • Many nickel compounds dissolve fairly easy in water and have a green color. (cdc.gov)
  • Nickel compounds are used for nickel plating, to color ceramics, to make some batteries, and as substances known as catalysts that increase the rate of chemical reactions. (cdc.gov)
  • Nickel and its compounds have no characteristic odor or taste. (cdc.gov)
  • Damage to the lung and nasal cavity has been observed in rats and mice breathing nickel compounds. (cdc.gov)
  • Cancers of the lung and nasal sinus have resulted when workers breathed dust containing high levels of nickel compounds while working in nickel refineries or nickel processing plants. (cdc.gov)
  • There are also compounds consisting of nickel combined with many other elements, including chlorine, sulfur, and oxygen. (cdc.gov)
  • See Chapters 4 and 5 of this profile for more information on the properties, sources, and uses of nickel and its compounds. (cdc.gov)
  • An improved process for hydrogenating organic compounds is provided in which a catalyst is employed that has a nickel surface area greater than about 70 m2/g and a sodium content less than 0.2 wt. (google.com)
  • Dees Attorney, Agent, or Firm-Joseph J. Dvorak [57] ABSTRACT An improved process for hydrogenating organic compounds is provided in which a catalyst is employed that has a nickel surface area greater than about 70 m /g and a sodium content less than 0.2 wt. (google.com)
  • Exposure most often occurs in the industrial environment either through the inhalation of nickel dust or dermal contact with nickel compounds. (labcorp.com)
  • More nickel was measured in the urine of workers who were exposed to nickel compounds that dissolve easily in water than in the urine of workers exposed to nickel compounds that are hard to dissolve. (factbites.com)
  • Nickel is one of four elements (the others are iron , cobalt , and gadolinium ) [7] that are ferromagnetic at approximately room temperature. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some ores of nickel also look like cobalt ores. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Cobalt mine owners called the "misbehaving" ores of nickel "cobalt which had lost its soul. (encyclopedia.com)
  • But nickel is less magnetic than either iron or cobalt. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Business sources with knowledge of the industry said final tonnage was around 50,000 tonnes of nickel plus cobalt, of which just over 4,000 tonnes was cobalt. (reuters.com)
  • Cuba produced on average 74,000 tonnes of nickel plus cobalt during the first decade of this century, but the oldest of three plants was shuttered in 2012 and the Che Guevara plant has suffered from obsolescence and hurricane damage. (reuters.com)
  • Solvent Extraction Methods used for Removal of Impurities from Nickel and/or Cobalt Containing Solutions. (elsevier.com)
  • Provides a unique survey of the information contained in the patent literature concerning solvent extraction of nickel and cobalt. (elsevier.com)
  • the third covers solvent extraction methods used to remove impurities from solutions containing nickel or cobalt. (elsevier.com)
  • Once fully operational, the project will have the annual capacity to produce 60,000 tonnes of high grade construction and nickel, 5,600 tonnes of cobalt, and 190,000 tonnes of ammonium sulphate fertilizer. (afdb.org)
  • This product can expose you to chemicals including arsenic, beryllium , cadmium, cobalt, lead, sulfur dioxide, nickel, which are known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects or other reproductive harm ( www.P65warnings.ca.gov ). (riogrande.com)
  • This work introduces an aqueous nickel-hydrogen battery by using a nickel hydroxide cathode with industrial-level areal capacity of ∼35 mAh cm −2 and a low-cost, bifunctional nickel-molybdenum-cobalt electrocatalyst as hydrogen anode to effectively catalyze hydrogen evolution and oxidation reactions in alkaline electrolyte. (pnas.org)
  • Nickel is a chemical element with the symbol Ni and atomic number 28. (wikipedia.org)
  • Chemical element (nickel group element atom) with atomic number 28. (ebi.ac.uk)
  • NIOSH Pocket Guide: Nickel Carbonyl -CAS No. 13463-39-3. (cdc.gov)
  • Specific Medical Tests or Evaluations Published in the Literature for OSHA-Regulated Substances: Nickel carbonyl -Database listing the specific medical tests published in the literature for OSHA regulated substances. (cdc.gov)
  • Still, caution is taken with nickel refinery dust and especially nickel subsulfide (Ni Another compound of concern is nickel carbonyl , a highly toxic, volatile liquid used to purify nickel or to produce fine nickel particles. (factbites.com)
  • Clarke believes Nickel can educate male consumers about skin care via a hands-on learning approach - either by having men in Nickel's two U.S. spas, its retail distribution network or any one of a number of yet-to-be launched "Nickel rooms" within the brand's existing spa base. (wwd.com)
  • While a target number of spa doors has not been established, Clarke envisions opening rooms within Nickel's spa distribution network and dedicating the spaces to Nickel-driven men's services. (wwd.com)
  • This announcement has been prepared by Mirabela Nickel Limited (ABN 23 108 161 593) ( Mirabela ). (newswire.ca)
  • The use of nickel can be traced as far back as 3500 B.C.E. Bronzes from what is now Syria had a nickel content of up to two percent. (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • An all-sulfate solution is used for electro-depositing nickel where the anodes are insoluble. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2006, Pacor and colleagues performed a randomized double-blind placebo-controlled study with two groups of patients affected by nickel sulfate-induced steroid-resistant ACD and respectively treated with tacrolimus ointment 0.1% and placebo vehicle for 14 days. (medscape.com)
  • Nickel sulfate is considered a cancer suspect agent. (washington.edu)
  • Place 100 mL of the nickel (II) sulfate solution into each of the cylinders. (washington.edu)
  • Nickel carbonate , nickel sulfide, and nickel oxide are insoluble in water, whereas nickel chloride, nickel sulfate, and nickel nitrate are water soluble. (factbites.com)
  • Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 443 house rentals around Nickel Beach. (vrbo.com)
  • TORONTO -- Inco Ltd. and Falconbridge Ltd. , hoping to win regulatory approval for their planned $17 billion combination and fend off other takeover bids, agreed to sell Falconbridge's nickel refinery in Norway for $650 million. (wsj.com)
  • An extremely attractive female with pale skin who would otherwise be considered a ' dime ' or 'dime piece', but is relegated to only 'nickel' value because no matter how hot she is, she is/can only be half as hot as herself in a tanner state. (urbandictionary.com)
  • The shield nickel first appeared in 1866 , replacing the earlier Seated Liberty Half Dime . (everything2.com)
  • The most common ores of nickel include pentlandite, pyrrhotite, and garnierite. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Nickel-plated objects sometimes provoke nickel allergy . (wikipedia.org)
  • Cite this: Topical and Systemic Therapies for Nickel Allergy - Medscape - Oct 01, 2011. (medscape.com)
  • A nickel allergy occurs when a person has an adverse reaction to a food or object containing nickel. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • An allergy to nickel is among the most common causes of this reaction. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • When a person with a nickel allergy comes into contact with the metal, their immune system mistakenly believes that it is causing harm. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Here, we look into the everyday objects and foods that contain nickel and provide detailed information about the allergy, including symptoms, methods of diagnosis, and treatment options. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • The best way to manage a nickel allergy is to avoid anything containing the metal. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • A person with an allergy may have to carefully read labels or contact manufacturers to ensure that these types of items do not contain nickel. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Anyone working in an industry that involves frequent exposure to nickel and other metals should notify their employer of an allergy. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • A rash caused by a nickel allergy can be treated with antihistamines. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • There is no cure for an allergy to nickel. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Also some say their jewelry is nickel free, but by some laws nickel free could mean that is has very low contents of nickel in it, that normally would not affect you unless you had an extreme allergy to nickel . (factbites.com)
  • If you already have a known nickel allergy there is a chance the jewelry you were wearing had a low enough content of nickel in it that it did not cause a reaction before. (factbites.com)
  • Your doctor can usually diagnose nickel allergy based on your skin's appearance, and a recent exposure to items that may contain nickel. (mayoclinic.org)
  • If you have a nickel allergy, the skin under the nickel patch will be inflamed when the patch is removed or in the days after removal of the patch. (mayoclinic.org)
  • There's no cure for nickel allergy. (mayoclinic.org)
  • It can take months for phototherapy to have an effect on a nickel allergy reaction. (mayoclinic.org)
  • You may use some of the following treatments at home to treat contact dermatitis due to nickel allergy. (mayoclinic.org)
  • You're likely to see your family doctor first if you're experiencing an itchy rash that may be related to nickel allergy. (mayoclinic.org)
  • Nanodiamond material specialist Carbodeon of Finland has worked with metal finishing specialist CCT Plating of Germany, to develop a new electroless nickel, PTFE and nanodiamond composite coating. (sme.org)
  • Electroless nickel-PTFE (EN-PTFE) coatings provide excellent anti-adhesive and low friction properties but are traditionally soft and wear quickly in abrasive conditions. (sme.org)
  • The nanomaterial for the process can be obtained from Carbodeon for addition to existing electroless nickel-PTFE systems. (sme.org)
  • Nickel is found in all soil and is emitted from volcanoes. (cdc.gov)
  • Nickel Creek era formado por três membros, Chris Thile no bandolim , Sara Watkins no violino e o irmão dela Sean Watkins na guitarra . (wikipedia.org)
  • This Side , Nickel Creek 's sophomore release, finds bandmembers Chris Thile , Sara Watkins , and Sean Watkins out of their teens and into their twenties after playing together for 12 years. (allmusic.com)
  • Nickel Creek mandolin whiz Chris Thile has a theory about performing live, about making the trio's time on stage something extraordinary to set it apart from the rest of the day. (calvin.edu)
  • From Nickel Creek-Chris Thile, Sara Watkins, Sean Watkins- A Dotted Line was produced by Eric Valentine and includes six new co-written songs, one tune by Thile, one by Sean Watkins, and two covers. (nonesuch.com)
  • Nickel Creek-Chris Thile, Sara Watkins, and Sean Watkins-taped its Austin City Limits set in August during the band's 25th anniversary tour, celebrating the release of its Nonesuch Records debut album, A Dotted Line . (nonesuch.com)
  • Exposure to nickel may lead to cancer. (cdc.gov)
  • Workers may be harmed from exposure to nickel. (cdc.gov)
  • The following resources provide information about occupational exposure to nickel. (cdc.gov)
  • By eating food containing nickel, which is the major source of exposure for most people. (cdc.gov)
  • Higher exposure may occur if you work in industries that process or use nickel. (cdc.gov)
  • Less frequently, some people who are sensitive to nickel have asthma attacks following exposure to nickel. (cdc.gov)
  • This public health statement tells you about nickel and the effects of exposure to it. (cdc.gov)
  • This information is important because these sites may be sources of exposure and exposure to nickel may harm you. (cdc.gov)
  • Food is the major source of exposure to nickel. (cdc.gov)
  • Nickel exposure is commonly evidenced by contact dermatitis. (labcorp.com)
  • 1 Nickel exposure may also affect pulmonary tissues, as seen by x-ray. (labcorp.com)
  • Importance of geomechanics to lateritic nickel heap leaching (presentation) (2013) Fredlund, Delwyn G. (infomine.com)
  • Overall, nickel demand rose 5.5% world-wide in January, according to the International Nickel Study Group in Lisbon. (wsj.com)
  • Useful search terms for nickel include "elemental nickel," and " nickel catalyst. (cdc.gov)
  • NIOSHTIC-2 search results for nickel -NIOSHTIC-2 is a searchable database of worker safety and health publications, documents, grant reports, and journal articles supported in whole or in part by NIOSH. (cdc.gov)
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  • Nickel sulfide ores are concentrated by the flotation process, then smelted or roasted to partially convert them to the oxide form, and further treated in a Bessemer converter to form a matte. (factbites.com)
  • About 9% of world nickel production is still used for corrosion-resistant nickel plating. (wikipedia.org)
  • Watts nickel plating baths can deposit both bright and semi-bright nickel. (wikipedia.org)
  • Carrier brighteners contain sulfur providing uniform fine grain structure of the nickel plating. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sulfamate nickel plating is used for many engineering applications. (wikipedia.org)
  • Black nickel plating is typically plated on brass, bronze, or steel in order to produce a non-reflective surface. (wikipedia.org)
  • 117-130) This invention relates .to improvements in the deposition of nickel from chemical reduction plating solutions and more particularly to the control and maintenance of such solutions. (google.com)
  • In addition to substantially pure nickel the principal products of the plating reaction are chlorides, soluble phosphites and an acid, the particular acid depending on the source of nickel employed. (google.com)
  • In the plating process, the diamond particles behave similarly to positively charged metal ions and together with the nickel and the PTFE material they co-deposit onto the component. (sme.org)
  • Cuba's National Minerals Resource Center says the country has around a third of the world's known nickel reserves. (reuters.com)
  • The deposits in tropical areas are typically laterites, which are produced by the intense weathering of ultramafic igneous rocks and the resulting secondary concentration of nickel-bearing oxide and silicate minerals . (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • La classificació de Nickel-Strunz és un sistema de classificació fet servir universalment en mineralogia , que es basa en la composició química dels minerals . (wikipedia.org)
  • [1] Com a conservador del museu de minerals de la Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität (denominada actualment com Universitat Humboldt de Berlín ), Strunz es va dedicar a ordenar la col·lecció geològica del mateix en funció de les propietats químiques i cristalogràfica dels exemplars. (wikipedia.org)
  • Even so, pure native nickel is found in Earth's crust only in tiny amounts, usually in ultramafic rocks , [4] [5] and in the interiors of larger nickel-iron meteorites that were not exposed to oxygen when outside Earth's atmosphere. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nickel is also found in meteorites and on the ocean floor. (cdc.gov)
  • One argument for this belief is the presence of nickel in meteorites. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Meteorites often contain a high percentage of nickel. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Iron and nickel are therefore the most abundant metals in metallic meteorites and in the dense-metal cores of planets such as Earth. (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • All-Chloride solutions allow for the deposition of thick nickel coatings. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nickel has heretofore been deposited from such an aqueous solution of nickel chloride and sodium hypophosphite or potassium hypophosphite. (google.com)
  • An iron-nickel mixture is thought to compose Earth's outer and inner cores . (wikipedia.org)
  • Nickel is thought to be much more abundant in the Earth's core. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Nickel combined with other elements occurs naturally in the earth's crust. (cdc.gov)
  • The earth's core is composed of 6% nickel. (cdc.gov)
  • Based on geophysical evidence, most of the nickel on Earth is postulated to be concentrated in the Earth's core . (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • Russia is the world's largest producer of nickel Other major nickel producers are Canada (183,059 tons in 1996), New Caledonia (142,200 tons), Australia (113,134 tons), and Indonesia (90,000 tons). (encyclopedia.com)
  • The most common harmful health effect of nickel in humans is an allergic reaction. (cdc.gov)
  • Once a person is sensitized to nickel, further contact with the metal may produce a reaction. (cdc.gov)
  • The only way to prevent an allergic reaction is to avoid contact with products containing nickel. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • An allergic reaction usually occurs within 24-48 hours of contact with nickel. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Often, the reaction will only affect the area of skin that touched the item containing nickel. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • If an allergic reaction to nickel is very severe, it can cause inflammation of the nasal passages or an asthma attack. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Hairdressers may have an allergic reaction if they use nickel-plated scissors. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • its chief ores are pentlandite and pyrrhotite (nickel-iron sulfides) and garnierite (nickel-magnesium silicate). (factbites.com)
  • Most nickel is used to make stainless steel. (cdc.gov)
  • Laser cut on my own machine in my studio in Yorkshire, these heart shaped earrings are cut from glossy hot pink acrylic and fixed to stainless steel earring backs which are nickel free for sensitive ears. (etsy.com)
  • Nickel, mainly used in stainless steel, rallied to a two-year high this month on its expected use in electric vehicles, but prices have since pulled back because of high inventories. (reuters.com)
  • But one early 2010 move by Stratton Metals Ltd. helped set in motion an unexpected surge in the price of nickel, a metal used to make stainless steel. (wsj.com)
  • And because stainless-steel makers are the main users of nickel, the nickel rally has ricocheted back to stainless-steel makers, as manufacturers in the U.S., Europe and Asia have increased prices in recent weeks. (wsj.com)
  • A.K. Steel Corp. , of West Chester, Ohio, increased the nickel surcharge by nearly 16% for many stainless-steel grades for April delivery, compared with January. (wsj.com)
  • The largest single deposit of nickel is located at Sudbury Basin, Ontario , Canada. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Pure nickel, powdered to maximize the reactive surface area , shows a significant chemical activity, but larger pieces are slow to react with air under standard conditions because an oxide layer forms on the surface and prevents further corrosion ( passivation ). (wikipedia.org)
  • If you work in an industry that uses nickel, please read chemical labels and the accompanying Safety Data Sheets for hazard information. (cdc.gov)
  • As a compound, nickel has a number of niche chemical manufacturing uses, such as a catalyst for hydrogenation, cathodes for batteries, pigments and metal surface treatments. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nickel chromium tubing offers high-temperature oxidation and corrosion resistance in steam generators, chemical and food processing, electronic component applications, and in thermocouple protection tubing. (grainger.com)
  • I did it with good old-fashioned nickels and dimes. (kiplinger.com)
  • 8000. My response: That's a lot of nickels and dimes. (metafilter.com)
  • The nickel anode is dissolved into the electrolyte to form nickel ions . (wikipedia.org)
  • The catalyst is prepared by coprecipitating nickel and silicate ions in the presence of a porous silica support under conditions of dilution that favor high surface areas and low inclusion of sodium in the catalyst. (google.com)
  • Excessive nickel in tissues is pro-oxidant (damaging chromosomes and other cell components) and alters hormone and enzyme activities, movement of ions through membranes, and immune function. (factbites.com)
  • Nickel is slowly oxidized by air at room temperature and is considered corrosion-resistant. (wikipedia.org)
  • By skin contact with soil, bath or shower water, or metals containing nickel, as well as by handling coins or touching jewelry containing nickel. (cdc.gov)
  • Swedish mineralogist Axel Fredrik Cronstedt (1722-65) was the first person to realize that nickel was a new element. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Nickel Creek foi um trio de música norte-americano formado no Condado de San Diego , Califórnia em 1989 . (wikipedia.org)
  • [ 4 ] Nickel Creek fez covers de artistas como Weezer , Radiohead , Pavement , Coldplay , Elliott Smith , Bob Dylan , Jackson Five e Britney Spears . (wikipedia.org)
  • But This Side solidifies Nickel Creek 's position as the single most original and inventive bluegrass band to emerge in the early '00s. (allmusic.com)
  • But, when it comes down to it, the gorgeous, open production by Alison Krauss gives Nickel Creek 's guitars, mandolins, and fiddles the space to dance through sparkling and genuine arrangements. (allmusic.com)
  • But Nickel Creek 's music is endlessly rewarding nonetheless, and accessible to just about everyone. (allmusic.com)
  • The signature Nickel Creek blend comes across loud and clear. (nonesuch.com)
  • Nickel Creek-Thile, Sara Watkins, and Sean Watkins-reunited to perform "21st of May" and Sam Phillips's "Where Is Love Now? (nonesuch.com)
  • Nickel Creek helped kick off the second half of the milestone 40th season of Austin City Limits when the band's set aired on PBS this past weekend, on a double bill with The Avett Brothers. (nonesuch.com)
  • The year 2014 marks 25 years since the formation of the Grammy Award winning roots-music trio Nickel Creek, dormant since 2007. (nonesuch.com)
  • After the close of their Farewell (For Now) tour in 2007, which culminated at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Nickel Creek was not actually contemplating a break-up, as many in its large fan-base feared. (nonesuch.com)
  • Sara and Chris were merely eight years old when they and the 12 year-old Sean played their first gig as Nickel Creek at a San Diego pizza parlor, having been brought together by a mutual music teacher. (nonesuch.com)
  • Nickel released in industrial waste-water ends up in soil or sediment where it strongly attaches to particles containing iron or manganese. (cdc.gov)
  • The nickel that comes out of the stacks of power plants attaches to small particles of dust that settle to the ground or are taken out of the air in rain or snow. (cdc.gov)
  • If the nickel is attached to very small particles, it can take more than a month to settle out of the air. (cdc.gov)
  • Nickel-silica catalysts supported on porous silica particles such as kieselguhr, infusorial, diatomaceous, or siliceous earth are known in the art and have been used widely for hydrogenation reactions. (google.com)
  • By adding NanoDiamond particles to the EN-PTFE coating, Carbodeon has been able to improve the abrasive wear resistance of these coatings without compromising the sliding or release properties. (sme.org)
  • Rusal's co-owner Viktor Vekselberg has no doubt that the merger of the aluminum giant with Norilsk Nickel will succeed. (rt.com)
  • Russia's largest aluminum producer Rusal is well-known for its aggressive acquisition strategy and is now aiming to merge with metals giant Norilsk Nickel. (rt.com)
  • But a 25-per-cent stake in Norilsk Nickel is not enough to complete a merger, and Rusal is now looking to take Vladimir Potanin's 30-per-cent stake. (rt.com)
  • Market watchers say the Kremlin, which has an informal voice in big deals, hasn't indicated whether it would prefer Rusal and Norilsk Nickel to merge, leaving Deripaska and Potanin the chance to resolve the matter without political pressure. (rt.com)
  • REUTERS) -- Russian miner Norilsk Nickel is expecting to reduce production this year to adapt to a slight fall in global metals demand, its CEO said on Thursday, but does not see a slump into another global economic crisis. (ibtimes.com)
  • The new short-term offtake agreement with ITH and the existing offtake arrangement with Norilsk Nickel Harjavalta Oy (Norilsk) means that all production to 31 December 2014 is supported by executed offtake agreements. (newswire.ca)
  • The Company expects to commence a full tender process in Q3 of calendar year 2014 to secure a long-term offtake agreement for approximately 50% of production from 1 January 2015 onwards (with the balance of production to be sold to Norilsk continuing until a cumulative total of 66,500t of nickel in concentrate has been delivered). (newswire.ca)
  • It is known that nickel and certain other metals can be deposited on a metallic article by immersion of the article in an aqueous solution of a salt of the metal to be deposited and a reducing agent such as sodium hypophosphite or potassium hypophosphite. (google.com)
  • The nickel-hydrogen battery exhibits an energy density of ∼140 Wh kg −1 in aqueous electrolyte and excellent rechargeability without capacity decay over 1,500 cycles. (pnas.org)
  • Nickel is a very abundant natural element. (cdc.gov)
  • Nickel is the 24th most abundant element. (cdc.gov)
  • Nickel free does not guarantee that there is a 0% content of nickel , it only guarantee's a low enough content that most will not react to it. (factbites.com)
  • Nickel free cupronickel features perfect elasticity and corrosion resistance with its release of nickel content higher than the international standard. (hannovermesse.de)
  • Nickel electroplating is a technique of electroplating a thin layer of nickel onto a metal object. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nickel electroplating is a process of depositing nickel onto a metal part. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since then, nickel has become a very valuable metal. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Nickel is classified as a transition metal. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Turn the soldering torch to a small flame, and move it over the nickel silver piece in a steady motion, heating up the metal evenly. (ehow.com)
  • In the laboratory, nickel is frequently used as a catalyst for hydrogenation, most often using Raney nickel, a finely divided form of the metal. (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • Nickel is a ubiquitous trace metal and occurs in soil, water, air, and in the biosphere. (factbites.com)
  • Stratton, a major nickel dealer in London, pulled about 4,000 tons of the metal from warehouses to feed demand from its steelmaker customers in the first months of 2010. (wsj.com)
  • Yet between Feb. 1 and Feb. 12, the volume of nickel requested from warehouses nearly quintupled, according to data at the London Metal Exchange, the main trading venue for nickel. (wsj.com)
  • Nickel-plated metal provides an attractive finish--when it is clean and free of tarnish. (ehow.com)
  • Nickel-plated metal was a popular choice in the past for decorative trim on items like wood stoves and other pieces that would be considered antiques today. (ehow.com)
  • If you have some old nickel-plated metal that needs attention, use a method that has proven to be successful in restoring nickel-plated metal to its original, shiny finish. (ehow.com)
  • Rub a non-abrasive metal or chrome polish, such as Simonize, on the nickel-plated finish. (ehow.com)
  • Solid metal construction finished in Polished Nickel. (williams-sonoma.com)
  • Once you develop a sensitivity to nickel, you'll develop a rash (contact dermatitis) whenever you come into contact with the metal. (mayoclinic.org)
  • Nickel normally occurs at very low levels in the environment, so very sensitive methods are needed to detect nickel in most environmental samples. (cdc.gov)
  • This year we should produce more than 50,000 tonnes of nickel," the director of Cubaniquel, Eder Manuel Olivero Garcel, told state-run television on Wednesday. (reuters.com)
  • On-warrant nickel stocks fell by 7,302 tonnes to 246,504 tonnes. (reuters.com)
  • EV DEMAND: Wood Mackenzie analysts estimate nickel demand in electric vehicle (EV) batteries will rise to about 220,000 tonnes in 2025 from about 40,000 tonnes last year. (reuters.com)