Film Radiography Declining in Industrial Testing Applications

DODGED THE DIGITAL DILEMMA The shift from analog to digital technology has given a new lease of life for NDT applications in the industrial radiography market, thus, broadening the scope beyond traditional applications. Digital X-ray systems are proliferating with increased acceptance across all industry verticals, including highly regulated and traditionally conservative aerospace and automotive industries.…

Widely accepted facts about plastics are a mere misconception!

The Plastic Dilemma Currently, there are varied opinions and beliefs among the consumers regarding plastic, and consumers’ perspective is just one of the many points-of-view, upon which plastic products are being judged in comparison to other materials. The manufacturers narrate the story of plastic as one of great glory; the environmentalists call it ‘cancer of…

Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food.

The ancient Greek physician Hippocrates, in his famous quote, written around 5th century BC, was essentially referring to nutraceuticals. The portmanteau of the words “nutrition” and “pharmaceutical”, was coined in 1989, by Stephen L. DeFelice, founder, and chairman of the Foundation of Innovation Medicine. Nutraceutical is any substance considered as food or its part, which,…