In the refractory-consuming industry, increasing lining lifetime and decreasing downtime is the name of the game. Sometimes, that means going for more highly engineered or higher grade materials, but you can also achieve better performance by utilizing the intrinsic properties of minerals and additives to keep those destructive mechanisms at bay. This month, we look at how hydrophobicity, or non-wetting materials, help improve refractory performance in various industries. Listen in to learn what that means, how it works, and where it’s used. And when you want to learn more, reach out to us at Technical-Marketing@ThinkHWI.com.
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