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Suggestions and Guidelines for Cleaning Porous Ceramic


Porous ceramics are used for a variety of applications including filters and diffusers. Like any product in these applications, they may become clogged over time. An advantage of porous ceramics is that they may be cleanable by a variety of methods and are usually reusable. There is not one universal procedure for cleaning because it […]

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Is “Made in America” what you think?


Refractron participated on the WXXI program Connections with Evan Dawson to discuss when you see a label that says, “Made in America”. A recent piece in the conservative publication, the National Review, argued that “buying American” has little meaning in today’s global supply chain and we should scrap the phrase, or stop giving it such […]

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Global Monolithic Ceramics Market Overview 2017: Key Market & Business Trends & Key Global Players


Refractron Technologies Corporation is mentioned in the ceramic market overview for 2017.    Key Market Business Trends, Key Global Players and ceramics market overview.  Refractron’s expertise is with zirconia based structural ceramics, including magnesia stabilized zirconia, yttria stabilized zirconia and specialty blends like alumina toughened zirconia.    Izory® HD is our latest development.  Izory® is designed for […]

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Simple Methods to Incorporate Silver and Copper Generate Antimicrobial Glasses and Porous Glass-Bonded Ceramics


New Case Study in the American Ceramic Society bulletin “Simple methods to incorporate silver and copper generate antimicrobial glasses and porous glass-bonded ceramics” written by our VP of Technology Taki Negas, Ph.D. Tyke has been awarded the Spriggs Phase Equilibria Award by the American Ceramic Society. Negas was also recognized for a technical paper entitled […]

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Students Present Business Plans at “Shark Tank” Event


A special thank you to St. John Fisher College School of Business for featuring Refractron Technologies Corp. in their newsletter for the international marketing panel event hosted by our global application engineer Adam Crandall. This year also includes panel judge Jennifer Catone. This event helps bring together St. John Fisher College students and local business […]

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Texas Water 2017 Booth 1734


Adam P. Crandall is in Austin, TX this week for the TAWWA Texas Water show! Refractron Technologies Corp. partnering with Fin-Tek at Booth #1734. Stop by and talk with Adam about Ozone Diffusion and how Refractron can support your water needs!

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Eyes on the Future Podcast Economic Gardening in 2017


Economic Gardening 2017 Listen to the podcast “Economic Gardening in 2017” Now in its 5th year of operation, Greater Rochester Enterprise’s Economic Gardening Program has assisted 93 small- to medium-sized companies in the 9-county region and been linked to creation of upwards of 700 new jobs. Participating firms BioWorks, Inc. and Refractron Technologies tell us […]

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“there’s a lot more world that this Newark-based company wants to get into.”​


Adam Crandall, Global Sales Engineer at Refractron Technologies Corp. is interviewed by the local news to discuss the new Trump administration and how their economic policies will have an impact on local companies going global. He also discussed what local companies in NYS need from their government in order to help support a global platform […]

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Refractron Ceramic Diffusers Produce Lower DWP


Refractron ceramic diffusers produce lower DWP (dynamic wet pressure) resulting in lower energy costs for our customers. The experienced service team at Refractron provides ideas that do more for you.  Contact me today to learn more about what our porous or structural ceramics can do for your applications.

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