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2013-07-23 23:30:42

MicroSweep Corp. announced the availability of its formaldehyde elimination purifier for consumers and businesses. Sarasota, Floride (PRWEB) July 23, 2013 “Eraldehyde®” --- Formaldehyde is a toxic organic compound with a pungent, irritating odor. Highly toxic to all animals, it is a known human carcinogen used for post mortem embalming and to preserve biological specimen. The tabletop air purifier Eraldehyde® removes formaldehyde gas from the air you are breathing by...

Study Finds Orlistat Related To Toxicity And Organ Failure
2012-12-11 12:23:11

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A new study from the University of Rhode Island (URI) revealed that weight-loss drug orlistat prevents an important enzyme that could change other drug therapies and the inhibition is irreversible. The study, funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), also discovered that the orlistat changes the effectiveness of medicines and can prevent some anti-cancer drugs from working correctly. The authors of the paper wrote...

World’s Multi-billion Dollar Foundry Industry May Soon Develop A Sweet Tooth
2012-11-09 10:41:43

Oregon State University This industry, that produces metal castings used in everything from water pumps and jet engines to railroad and automobile parts, dates back thousands of years to before Greek and Roman times. It was important in the advance of human civilization, but still continues to evolve. Some modern technologies use various types of “binders” to essentially glue together sands and other materials to form sophisticated molds, into which molten metals are...

Daycare Centers May Harbor Dangerous Contaminants
2012-10-27 08:29:00

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Nearly nine out of every 10 day care centers analyzed in a new University of California, Berkeley survey contained elevated levels of formaldehyde or other types of contaminants. The study, which was funded by the California Air Resources Board (CARB) and is the first detailed analysis of environmental contaminants and exposures for California day care centers, looked at 40 child care facilities in Alameda and Monterey counties,...

Acetaldehyde Carcinogen In Alcohol
2012-08-23 05:45:59

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Evidence was revealed Wednesday at the 244th National Meeting & Exposition of the American Chemical Society that alcohol could perhaps have a carcinogenic substance in it that causes cancer. Silvia Balbo of Masonic Cancer Center at the University of Minnesota said at the press conference redOrbit attended that the results of the study are the first to provide evidence that alcohol has carcinogenic effects on living humans. The...

2012-01-20 18:00:00

The global formaldehyde production and consumption happed to reach a perfect balance in 2010 — the both figures reached around 29 tonnes. However, the demand is projected to go up steeply leaving the production volumes behind. Comprehensive review of the formaldehyde market is presented in the new market research report “Formaldehyde: 2012 World Market Outlook and Forecast up to 2017” recently published by Merchant Research & Consulting Ltd. London, UK (PRWEB) January...

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2009-04-23 10:35:57

The Lemon Myrtle, Backhousia citriodora, also known as Lemon Scented Ironwood, Sweet Verbena Tree, Sweet Verbena Myrtle, or Lemon Scented Verbena, is a flowering plant native to subtropical rainforests of Queensland, Australia. This plant is classified in the family Myrtaceae and genus Backhousia. It can achieve heights as high as 5 yards, but many times it is smaller. The leaves are a glossy evergreen with smooth edges, opposite, lance-shaped, 2-5 inches in length and less than an inch...

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'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'