Shippingport Atomic Power Station, Electron
The world's first peacetime use atomic power plant, Shippingport Atomic Power Station opened 20 minutes north of Pittsburgh in 1957. It's reactor core was recommissioned from a nuclear aircraft carrier and powered by highly enriched uranium.
Every batch of Birmingham fountain pen ink is manufactured by hand in-house from a series of raw ingredients selected for quality and consistency. Each bottle is poured, capped, and labeled by hand.
Diluent - Highly purified laboratory grade water to ensure consistency
Thickener - Tempers feathering
Humectants - Influences dry-time
Lubricants - Regulates flow & performance
Surfactants - Regulates flow & performance
Preservative - Adds shelf life for safe long-term use & storage
Colorants - Powder dyes to bring colors alive in the solution
*The large 120mL bottles are round glass with a dropper cap.