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2014-07-23 12:24:14

Lawsuit: Products from Chinese factories emit toxic gas in excess of 100 times CA standards OAKLAND, Calif., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In the latest environmental black eye for Lumber Liquidators, independent lab tests show that Chinese-made flooring sold by the chain emits formaldehyde at levels far above the level requiring cancer warnings under California law, according to a lawsuit filed today by Global Community Monitor. Lumber Liquidators (NYSE:LL) claims on its website...

2014-07-23 08:26:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In conjunction with Nucor's (NYSE: NUE) second quarter earnings release, you are invited to listen to its live conference call with host John Ferriola, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President. The event will be available on the Internet on Thursday, July 24, 2014, at 2 p.m. Eastern Time. What: Nucor's Second Quarter of 2014 Conference Call When: 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Thursday, July 24, 2014 Where:...

2014-07-23 08:25:34

HOUSTON, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MetroNational, owner, manager and developer of Houston's Memorial City, announced today the completion and grand opening of a unique concept in a collaborative and sustainable office of the future. The Treehouse - a two-story, 14,700-square-foot structure located at 963 Bunker Hill in Memorial City - is home to all of Memorial City's development activities including master planning, architecture, construction and interior design. The Treehouse...

2014-07-22 16:25:51

Residents of Pasadena TX deserve a higher standard of customer service and Mammoth Plumbing has set the industry standard. Find out what Houston residents have enjoyed for years, a pleasant and satisfying plumbing repair experience. Mammoth Plumbing recently announced that they are expanding their service area to include Pasadena. PASADENA, Texas, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- For more than 25 years, Mammoth Plumbing has been there for customers in the Pasadena, Texas, area, and they...

2014-07-22 08:29:01

PITTSBURGH, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boxing legend MIKE TYSON and Iron Mike Productions Presents "The Pride of Pittsburgh" on Friday, August 8th at CONSOL Energy Center and telecast LIVE on FOX Sports 1, headlined by the Steel City's favorite son, SAMMY "The Who Can Mexican" VASQUEZ. Advance tickets for "The Pride of Pittsburgh", starting at $50 are available through the Dick's Sporting Goods Box Office at CONSOL Energy Center, Ticketmaster.com, all Ticketmaster outlets or...

2014-07-22 08:24:59

WORCESTER, Mass., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bulbs.com, one of the largest online distributors of replacement lighting is going to market with a new larger assortment of LED indoor and outdoor lighting fixtures. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131021/NE00845LOGO The broader assortments of LED fixtures include: -- LED High Bay Fixtures - use fewer watts of power and can save up to 80% in energy cost -- Landscape Fixtures - rugged build will last up to 50,000 hours...

2014-07-22 08:24:48

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/-- EcoFactor®, the leader in cloud-based home energy services, was awarded U.S. Patent 8,751,186 for the use of connected thermostats to calculate the dynamic thermal properties of buildings. It is the 20th patent EcoFactor has received for its award-winning approach to energy management and intelligent home automation. EcoFactor's latest patent further extends its coverage of key technologies involved in the use of big data to manage energy...

2014-07-21 23:11:02

Garland’s new Energizer BK specially formulated cold-applied waterproof coating improves the long-term performance of new and existing coal tar pitch and asphalt roofing systems. The polymer-enhanced asphalt coal tar blend provides natural resistance to moisture, chemicals, UV damage and aging. Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 Garland’s new Energizer BK specially formulated cold-applied waterproof coating provides natural resistance to moisture, chemicals, UV and aging, improving...

2014-07-21 23:10:23

The outdoor fixture can be used to highlight design features of any landscape and provide security for the home. Issaquah, WA (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 Customers of TheHardwareCity.com can now find a high quality landscape floodlight by Coleman Cable in the store’s extensive online catalog. The landscaping light is in stock and available for 54% below retail price. Customers enjoy free shipping while purchasing a quality lighting product. Coleman Cable’s 20 lumen floodlight with...

2014-07-21 23:09:46

Miracle Method Surface Refinishing will be exhibiting at the American Society of Healthcare Engineering Conference, (ASHE), August 3-5 in Chicago, IL. The company will be demonstrating it latest surface refinishing processes as well as its germ prevention technology for tile showers, leaking terrazzo shower pans, cultured marble vanities and laminate countertops. Colorado Springs, CO (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 Miracle Method will be exhibiting at the American Society of Healthcare Engineering...


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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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