Reduced iron

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(Chem.) metallic iron obtained through deoxidation of an oxide of iron by exposure to a current of hydrogen or other reducing agent. When hydrogen is used the product is called also iron by hydrogen.

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The company's business plan calls for some value-added manufacturing to the potential mine project with the production of hot briquetted iron (HBI), a form of direct reduced iron used in the steel-making process.
The Iron Powder market in North America can be segmented into three divisions based on type: Reduced Iron Powder, Atomized Iron Powder, and Electrolytic Iron Powder.
It contains comprehensive statistics from 2004 to 2013 on crude steel production by country and process, steel production by product, steel trade by product, apparent steel use, and production of pig iron and directly reduced iron.
The ECC had detailed deliberations on a summary moved by Ministry of Industries for provision of natural gas as feed stock in the direct reduced iron process to Tuwairqi Steel Mills on concessional rates to the tune of Rs.
There is little doubt that frequent blood donation may result in reduced iron stores.
The strong domestic housing market coupled with the restart of the construction of the direct reduced iron (DRI) plant in Suez gives us confidence moving forward," Ezz Steel said in an emailed statement.
Giving details of the project, Director (project) and country head TSML Zaigham Adil Rizvi said iron making at its highest capacity had been made under Plant Demonstration Test (PDT) conducted under the supervision of the MIDREX experts which was the unique group of its nature in the world in Direct Reduced Iron ( DRI) technology.
At high temperatures - warmer than 392 degrees Fahrenheit - scientists know that the unstable atoms, known as reduced iron, can rapidly split water molecules and produce hydrogen gas, as well as new minerals containing iron in the more stable, oxidized form.
Perwaja is part of the Kinsteel Berhad (Kinsteel) group and is a major domestic producer of direct reduced iron (DRI), a steelmaking feedstock, and semi-finished long products such as billets, beam-blanks and blooms.
Emirates Steel's product range includes rebar and rebar in coil, wire rod, hot rolled structural steel sections, which include beams, columns, channels, angles and sheet piles; direct reduced iron and steel billets.
Interestingly the authors found that black tea diluted to 5% of original strength still reduced iron absorption by 70%; concluding that black tea polyphenols were significantly inhibitory even at low concentrations and therefore may be a useful strategy in reducing iron absorption in patients with overload disorders (Hurrell 1999).
Editor's Note: Reduced iron levels are common among women of childbearing age; however, consuming too much iron increases free radical damage, which has been linked to a number of diseases.

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