How Heating Oil is Made


Science

Rix Petroleum are UK fuel suppliers with a long-running history in the oil industry. This family-owned business has been established since 1870, giving them a valuable insight into the world of oil. Heating oil is a type of fuel used to heat homes in the UK, particularly those not on the national gas network. This […]

November 29, 2017

How Does Botox Work?


Science

Botox is applied by qualified practitioners by injection and is used to give the appearance of younger looking skin. Botox can be used to treat a variety of common ailments and to enhance a person’s beauty. Originally, Botox was developed by Scientists to treat facial and eye spasms. As these treatments were initially injected around […]

November 21, 2017

Electromagnetic Flow Meters


Science

A couple of weeks ago, we looked at what spray foam insulation is and how it works. This week, we’re covering an even less known topic: flow meters. More specifically, electromagnetic flow meters. You won’t find these lying around your house, instead, you would come across them in industry environments, such as factories. Flowquip brings […]

November 20, 2017

Spray Foam Insulation


Blog, Science

You may not have heard of┬áspray foam insulation, but it’s a fascinating material that has a huge number of various properties. It’s extremely unique in the insulation world because it undergoes an incredibly fast chemical reaction as it’s applied. What is Insulation? To insulate means to prevent the movement of heat, be it cold or […]

November 15, 2017