precipitated calcium carbonate

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pre·cip·i·tat·ed cal·ci·um car·bon·ate

used as an antacid to manage peptic ulcers and other conditions involving gastric hyperacidity.
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The main goal of this study was to analyze the effects of paper calcinations on the intrinsic properties of precipitated calcium carbonate filler (PCC) by using distinct temperatures, from 400[degrees]C up to 1000[degrees]C.
As the rubber industry grew, fine particle materials such as precipitated calcium carbonate and titanium dioxide were added to the non-black fillers, while carbon black became the dominant filler in the tire industry.
The Fulfill portfolio permits paper makers to enhance loading levels of precipitated calcium carbonate (PCC), that supplants greater expense pulp, and accelerates PCC use up to 30% and more.
Omya AG, Oftringen, Switzerland has entered into an agreement to acquire 12 on-site facilities for manufacturing precipitated calcium carbonate (PCC) from J.
Dunleary, Towson, MD, a specialty chemical distribution company, has been awarded exclusive representation of the Mississippi Lime precipitated calcium carbonate product line.
Tenders are invited for Precipitated Calcium Carbonate
Minerals Technologies, New York, NY, will construct a merchant manufacturing facility in Brookhaven, MS, for the production of specialty precipitated calcium carbonate (PCC).
The FulFillA technology offers papermakers important cost savings in decreased fiber consumption by letting papermakers to boost loading levels of precipitated calcium carbonate (PCC), which substitutes higher cost pulp, and increases PCC usage.
ShengdaTech makes nano precipitated calcium carbonate, or NPCC, a chemical additive used in motor vehicles and polyvinyl chloride products.