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Boron and Boron Alloys

  1. Ulrich Baudis1,
  2. Rudolf Fichte2

Published Online: 15 JUN 2000

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.a04_281

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

How to Cite

Baudis, U. and Fichte, R. 2000. Boron and Boron Alloys. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    Degussa, Hanau, Federal Republic of Germany

  2. 2

    Nürnberg, Federal Republic of Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JUN 2000

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The article contains sections titled:

1.1.Structure and Polymorphism
1.2.Physical Properties
1.3.Chemical Properties
1.5.Chemical Analysis, Storage, Safety
1.6.Uses, Economic Aspects
2.Ferroboron and Other Boron Master Alloys
2.1.Physical Properties
2.2.Chemical Properties
2.3.Raw Materials
2.4.1.Carbothermic Production
2.4.2.Aluminothermic Production
2.5.Quality Specifications for Commercial Grades
2.6.Storage and Shipment
2.7.Chemical Analysis
2.8.Pollution Control
2.10.Economic Aspects
2.11.Toxicology and Industrial Hygiene