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2008-11-14 09:00:24

NEW YORK, Nov. 14, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- China Carbon Graphite Group, Inc. (OTCBB:CHGI), the largest wholesale supplier of fine grain and high purity graphite in China and one of the nation's top overall producers of carbon and graphite products, today announced its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2008. Q3 2008 Highlights Compared to Q3 2007 -- Net revenues increased 2.11% to $7.51 million -- Gross profits increased 53.29% to $2.12 million --...

2008-11-05 09:00:29

NEW YORK, Nov. 5, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- China Carbon Graphite Group, Inc. (OTCBB:CHGI), the largest wholesale supplier of fine grain and high purity graphite in China and one of the nation's top overall producers of carbon and graphite products, today announced that the Company will present at the upcoming Roth Capital China Comes to Vegas Conference held from November 19-21, 2008 at the Wynn Hotel in Las Vegas. Dedicated to the US listed Chinese companies, the Roth Capital China Comes...

2008-09-12 21:00:26

Step by Step: A Community Reentry Coalition, a group that helps parolees re-enter the community of Redlands, has a program to help children of parolees by providing school supplies to be used at home or at school. The program depends on donations and needs the following supplies: For elementary school students: Pencils, erasers, rulers, crayons, markers, colored pencils, pencil sharpeners, glue sticks, scissors, pads of lined paper, pads of unlined paper, tissues, backpacks. For...

2008-08-20 15:01:00

By The Associated Press TOMAHAWK, Wis. (AP) - The U.S. Chemical Safety Board said Friday it will investigate the storage tank explosion that killed three workers and injured a fourth at a paper mill in northern Wisconsin last month. The explosion at Packaging Corporation of America in Tomahawk may be similar to explosions at other paper mills during hot work, Board chairman John Bresland said. "CSB investigators were present at the mill throughout last week, examining the accident scene,...

2008-06-27 09:03:03

Sonoco (NYSE:SON), one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, will implement a $40 per ton average energy surcharge for its uncoated recycled paperboard products in the United States and Canada, it was announced today by James Harrell, division vice president and general manager, Paper North America. The surcharge will be added as a separate line item to all invoices for shipments on or after July 14, 2008. "We have been impacted by dramatic increases in the cost for natural...

2007-09-24 12:00:31

PENSACOLA, Fla., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- International Paper today announced it has begun production of high-performance lightweight linerboard at its Pensacola, Fla., mill. Start-up of the project allows International Paper to economically produce linerboard grades with greater strength characteristics while using less wood fiber. The company expects to ramp up machine production during the fourth quarter and estimates average production of 50 to 60 percent of the machine's...

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2006-07-05 17:53:46

New research reveals that the dark coating known as desert varnish creates a record of life around it, by binding traces of DNA, amino acids and other organic compounds to desert rocks. Samples of Martian desert varnish could therefore show whether there has been life on Mars at any stage over the last 4.5 billion years. The research, published in the July edition of the journal Geology, reveals that the dark coating known as desert varnish creates a record of life around it, by binding...


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2010-09-16 16:05:54

A pencil, containing a solid pigment core within a protective casing, is a common writing implement or art medium. Having a case keeps the pigment from breaking as well as from marking the user's hand. Pencils differ from pens because they leave marks by physical abrasion rather than staining the paper. The pigment leaves behind a trail of material that adheres to the sheet of paper or other writing surface. Cores are usually made of graphite mixed with clay to bind it. Graphite is durable...

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Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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