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Volume 31, Issue 2
  • ISSN: 0032-1400


Platinum and its alloys have long been accepted as essential materials for the fabrication of equipment used in the glass industry. However the superior mechanical properties of the zirconia grain stabilised materials developed by Johnson Matthey have led to their successful utilisation for many of the most demanding applications; for others conventional platinum group metals and alloys are still preferred and both types of material are considered here.


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