December 13, 2016 1 min to read

Noble gas shortages averted, for now

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Higher prices and new sources made neon and helium more widely available Marc S. Reisch Credit: C&EN/Shutterstock   Users of helium and neon still get indigestion from recalling recent shortages of the two noble gases. But new investments this year by producers are likely to help stave off a repeat of earlier gut-wrenching e...