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2014-10-20 12:32:53

CertainTeed, Saint-Gobain to share story behind the sustainable renovation of its new corporate headquarters VALLEY FORGE, Pa., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading by example, the Building Science and product innovation experts from CertainTeed will provide a behind the scenes look at the dramatic, sustainable transformation underway at the company's new headquarters during the 2014 Greenbuild International Conference & Expo. Plans for the new corporate campus will be the cornerstone of...

2014-10-20 12:32:34

ASLA Media Advisory WASHINGTON, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 2014 Annual Meeting and EXPO of the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) is expected to draw more than 5,000 attendees, and will feature almost 500 exhibitors. The theme is "Resilience." http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140325/DC90161LOGO-b Keynotes by environmental justice activist Robert D. Bullard, and a panel on landscape architecture on TV featuring veteran hosts, producers and...

2014-10-20 12:21:56

One of the largest LEED Gold certified buildings in Ohio AKRON, Ohio, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company's (NASDAQ: GT) global headquarters building here has earned a Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design(®) (LEED) Gold rating from the U.S. Green Building Council(®). At 639,000 square feet, it is among the largest LEED Gold certified buildings in Ohio. The LEED green building program ensures buildings conserve energy, water and other...

2014-10-20 12:21:34

First HiMA Trail Completed in St. Petersburg, Russia HOUSTON, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc. (NYSE: KRA), a leading global innovator and producer of styrenic block copolymers (SBCs), today announced the successful completion of the first road trial of highly modified asphalt (HiMA) technology in St. Petersburg, Russia, which will open to traffic in mid-2015. HiMA is an innovative SBS (styrene-butadiene-styrene) polymer technology developed...

2014-10-18 23:00:37

Recently, BamboofloorChina.com, one of the most distinguished bamboo product suppliers in the global market, has added a new assortment of bamboo floorings to its website. (PRWEB) October 19, 2014 Recently, BamboofloorChina.com, one of the most distinguished bamboo product suppliers in the global market, has added a new assortment of bamboo floorings to its website. For additional information, the firm is offering huge price cuts for worldwide clients now, up to 29 percent off....

2014-10-17 23:07:38

The Who concert tickets for Philadelphia, PA, at Wells Fargo Center; Pittsburgh, PA, at Consol Energy Center; Newark, NJ, at Prudential Center; New York, NY, at Madison Square Garden; and Boston, MA, at TD Garden are on sale to the general population today. Trusted ticket provider QueenBeeTickets.com is offering a substantial selection of tickets for The Who at fair prices while seats last. Oshkosh, Wisconsin (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 QueenBeeTickets.com has a wide selection of affordably...

2014-10-17 23:06:10

Recently, BamboofloorChina.com, a well-known bamboo product supplier, has updated its product line with a new selection of click strand woven bamboo floors. From today until the end of October, all the company’s clients can enjoy a discounted price when they are placing orders on its website. (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 Recently, BamboofloorChina.com, a well-known bamboo product supplier, has updated its product line with a new selection of click strand woven bamboo floors. From today...

2014-10-17 23:00:27

BamboofloorChina.com, a well-known bamboo product manufacturer and retailer, has announced its new collection of bamboo plywoods recently. Additionally, the company has stated that all these useful products are affordable. (PRWEB) October 18, 2014 BamboofloorChina.com, a well-known bamboo product manufacturer and retailer, has announced its new collection of bamboo plywoods recently. Additionally, the company has stated that all these useful products are affordable. They are now offered...

2014-10-17 23:00:24

October is National Window Covering Safety Month, making this month all about keeping children safe and protected. And it all starts with window covering safety. Phoenix, Arizona (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 In 2014 alone, seven children have already died from window covering cord accidents. Every child is precious, and Select Blinds is doing more than just complying with modern safety standards, ensuring that every child is safe in their own homes. With the help of Select Blinds, consumers...

2014-10-16 23:14:40

LED Lighting Inc. launches new product, Versa Bar XLR, and expands tape light product line to 24-volt Chicago, IL (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 LED Lighting Inc. (http://www.ledlightinginc.com), a primary resource for custom illumination solutions, has added 24-volt tape light and expanded their Versa Bar product line to include “XLR” (extra long run). The Versa Bar XLR is offered in warm white (3000K), neutral white (4300K) and cool white (6250K). “We are committed to ensuring that our...


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2004-10-19 04:45:43

Light Pollution -- Light pollution refers to excess light, created by human activities, that brightens the night sky enough to hide many stars from observers. For the average person, light pollution means that even on a clear, moonless night, only a few stars may be visible. When a city grows up near an astronomical observatory, light pollution can make the observatory effectively useless. Unlike most forms of pollution, light pollution isn't persistent: turn the lights off, and the...

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