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What is Mullite?

What is Mullite?

Unlike other minerals, Mullite (3Al2O3 .2SiO2) occurs only rarely in nature and is primarily synthesized by calcining kyanite, bauxite or alumina/kaolin mixtures. The word mullite is derived from the Isle of Mull off the English coast, where the only naturally...

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A Brief History of Refractories

A Brief History of Refractories

Refractories are used in countless industries, from iron and steel to energy and glass. Manufacturing in its current form could not exist if not for the technological advancements in refractory materials since the Industrial Revolution. A Simple Start Because of their...

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