TITLE

GERMANIUM

PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
American Ceramic Society Bulletin;Aug2007, Vol. 86 Issue 8, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the production of Germanium in the U.S. It is noted that this production comes from either the refining of imported germanium compounds or industry-generated scrap. This production series was revised downward to avoid double-counting of material imported in chemical form. A germanium refinery in Utica, New York produced germanium tetrachloride for optical fiber production. A refinery in Oklahoma produced refined germanium compounds for the production of fiber optics.
ACCESSION #
26696655

 

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