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2011-09-15 15:15:00

SUGAR LAND, Texas, Sept. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CVR Partners, LP (NYSE: UAN), a master limited partnership and manufacturer of ammonia and urea ammonium nitrate (UAN) solution fertilizer products, announced today that Randal Maffett has been named as executive vice president of business development for the partnership's general partner, CVR GP, LLC. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080226/CVRLOGO) Based at CVR Partners' headquarters in Sugar Land, Texas, Maffett is...

2011-09-02 11:31:40

With citizens' groups seeking government regulation of foul-smelling ammonia emissions from large dairy farms, scientists today reported that adding natural plant extracts to cow feed can reduce levels of the gas by one-third while reducing the need to fortify cow feed with expensive protein supplements. They reported here at the 242nd National Meeting & Exposition of the American Chemical Society (ACS). J. Mark Powell, Ph.D., described the results of three studies undertaken to...

2011-08-30 19:15:01

USC chemists develop way to safely store, extract hydrogen A team of USC scientists has developed a robust, efficient method of using hydrogen as a fuel source. Hydrogen makes a great fuel because of it can easily be converted to electricity in a fuel cell and because it is carbon free. The downside of hydrogen is that, because it is a gas, it can only be stored in high pressure or cryogenic tanks. In a vehicle with a tank full of hydrogen, "if you got into a wreck, you'd have a...

2011-08-29 13:01:51

Billions of people owe their lives to nitrogen fertilizers – a pillar of the fabled Green Revolution in agriculture that averted global famine in the 20th century – but few are aware that nitrogen pollution from fertilizers and other sources has become a major environmental problem that threatens human health and welfare in multiple ways, a scientist said here today. "It's been said that nitrogen pollution is the biggest environmental disaster that nobody has heard of," Alan...

2011-08-25 07:30:00

WORCESTER, Mass., Aug. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ThermoEnergy Corporation (OTCBB: TMEN), a diversified technologies company engaged in the municipal and industrial wastewater treatment and power generation technologies, today announced that it has completed the engineering design phase and has entered into the manufacturing phase of a state-of-the-art ammonia recovery system at New York City's 26th Ward Wastewater Treatment Plant situated on Jamaica Bay. The manufacturing and construction...

2011-08-11 21:28:20

Process utilizes filtering material designed for synthetic blood vessels Though it may not sound very glamorous, a new method of extracting ammonium from liquid animal manure could be exciting news for both confined animal operations and environmental groups, according to a Texas AgriLife Extension Service engineer. The method uses gas-permeable membrane technology that tests have shown could remove 50 percent of the dissolved ammonium in liquid manure in 20 days. The removed ammonium is "not...

2011-07-26 16:01:00

SUGAR LAND, Texas, July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CVR Partners, LP (NYSE: UAN), a master limited partnership and manufacturer of ammonia and urea ammonium nitrate (UAN) solution fertilizer products, announced today declaration of a cash distribution of 40.7 cents per common unit for the second quarter of 2011. This distribution has been prorated for the portion of the quarter falling after the closing of CVR Partners' initial public offering on April 13, 2011. (Logo:...

2011-07-25 00:00:28

Aerisa, the leader in applying cold plasma technology to eliminate the odors commonly causing nuisance odor complaints like H2S, Ammonia, and Mercaptans has aligned with the leading sales firm in the Ohio Valley; BissNuss, Inc to serve Waste Water Treatment Plants. Aerisa's green odor control technology uses 1/6 the energy and costs on average 1/8th the cost of traditional odor control products. Tempe, AZ (PRWEB) July 24, 2011 PEP Aerisa has signed BissNuss Inc (http://www.bissnussinc.com/)...

2011-07-25 00:00:28

Aerisa signs Miscowater as exclusive sales representatives in the southwest market. Aerisa's green technology uses charged ions to clean the air of odors that are common nuisance complaints like H2S, Ammonia, and mercaptan odors. This green technology has low O&M, 1/6 the energy consumption and is approximately 1/10th the cost of traditional odor removal products. Tempe, AZ (PRWEB) July 24, 2011 PEP Aerisa has signed MISCOwater (http://www.miscowater.com ) as their exclusive sales...

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2011-07-20 12:20:50

By Ann Perry, USDA/ARS U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) scientists have produced the first detailed data on how large-scale dairy facilities contribute to the emission of greenhouse gases. This research was conducted by Agricultural Research Service (ARS) scientists at the ARS Northwest Irrigation and Soils Research Laboratory in Kimberly, Idaho. ARS is USDA's principal intramural scientific research agency, and these studies support the USDA priority of responding to climate change. ARS...


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2005-05-25 18:44:16

In chemistry, salt is a general term used for ionic compounds composed of positively charged cations and negatively charged anions, so that the product is neutral and without a net charge. These ions can be inorganic (Cl-) as well as organic (CH3-COO-) and monoatomic (F-) as well as polyatomic ions (SO42-). Solutions of salts in water are called electrolytes. Electrolytes as well as molten salts conduct electricity. Zwitterions are salts that contain an anionic center and a cationic...

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