Chemistry Behind Diwali Ghee Diyas Saves Your Skin From Harmful Infections

Chemistry Behind Diwali Ghee Diyas Saves Your Skin From Harmful Infections

diya_diwaliUndoubtedly, the ghee lamps create a pleasant, relaxing ambience with their spectacular view. Also, they have hidden science which most of us are not aware of. The light radiating from the diyas produce electromagnetic force which energise the molecules present in the air. These energised molecules when come in contact with our skin, penetrates deep into it and activates the nerves. Read More

Unbelivable facts of Washing soda or Sodium carbonate

sodium-carbonateSodium carbonate is the chemical name for soda ash and washing soda. Major source of soda ash is trona ore. Sodium carbonate occurs naturally in arid regions. It is found in the form of deposits on locations where lakes evaporate. Sodium carbonate is one of the most basic industrial chemicals. It is found in large natural deposits and is mined in Wyoming. Read More

What is Chemical Weathering Process?

chemical-weatheringIgneous rocks are generally termed as fire rocks, which are formed either underground or above ground. Igneous rocks are also formed when volcanoes erupt, causing the magma to rise above the earth’s surface and by solidification of molten rock material. Igneous rock is one of the three main rock types, the others being sedimentary and metamorphic rock. Read More

Enabling India to achieve clean energy needs with biofuels

dr-anjan-ray-honeywell-uopFuels and chemicals from renewable sources have the potential to support growing energy needs while addressing concerns regarding climate change and greenhouse gas emissions. UOP’s innovative renewable fuel technologies enables energy producers, fuel marketing and distribution companies, feedstock owners such as farmers and plantations and regulators to play a vital role in this dynamic, emerging arena. Read More