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2014-07-09 16:22:04

Clean air pioneer is one of eight companies to receive prize from Swedish ambassador to Belgium RIVERDALE, N.J., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Joining seven other prominent Swedish companies, Camfil -- the world's leading provider of clean air solutions -- was recognized for its long-term presence and success in Belgium. Ulrika Sundberg, Sweden's ambassador to Belgium, presented the awards at a recent ceremony in Brussels. Camfil, which in 2014 celebrated its 40th year of...

2014-07-08 23:14:41

Innovative Dehumidifier Systems In-Wall Dehumidifier takes top honors at the 2014 American Institute of Architects (AIA) National Convention and Design Expo Product Marketplace held at Chicago's McCormick Place June 26-28. Ocean Isle Beach, NC (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 The Little Engine that could visited Chicago last week in the form of Innovative Dehumidifier's IW-25-1. Innovative Dehumidifier’s in-wall dehumidifier came home with the top prize from the Product Marketplace, which...

2014-07-08 12:22:33

DUBLIN, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/m56r46/water_purifier) has announced the addition of the "Water Purifier Market in India 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Water purification is the process of removing suspended solids and gases, contaminants, and undesirable chemicals from drinking water. Water purifiers enable the process of water purification. There are many variants...

2014-06-26 23:12:41

InsideIQ Building Automation Alliance Member Louisiana Controls Puts School on Top in the Battle of the Buildings Baton Rouge, La (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 Claiborne Elementary School in Baton Rouge, La., has won the Energy Star National Building Competition: Battle of the Buildings, sponsored by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Louisiana Controls Inc., a Baton Rouge-based member of the InsideIQ Building Automation Alliance, completed upgrades to the school’s facility...

2014-06-26 12:24:47

CLEVELAND, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Without the proper humidity control, basements become susceptible to mold, mildew and the odors that accompany them. The excess moisture also damages tools, furniture, electronics and the other investments that make a basement a family's unique territory. It takes a short time for moisture buildup in a basement to noticeably impact air quality throughout the house, creating that "basement smell" and aggravating health conditions. The recent severe...

2014-06-26 08:22:50

At AIA Expo 2014, LG Highlights Innovative Solutions to Manage Energy Consumption for New Buildings and Retrofit Projects CHICAGO, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LG Electronics' award-winning commercial air conditioning solutions, making an impressive appearance at the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Expo (booth #1833) this week, offer exceptional versatility for architects, whether they are designing new "green buildings" or retrofit projects. LG's robust 2014 lineup of...

2014-06-25 08:31:42

Is toxic mold hiding in the new home you're buying? HOUSTON, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The nation's housing market is the hottest it has been in years. Homes are selling faster and at increasingly higher prices, and buyers are eagerly showing their confidence in the rebounding economy by snapping up houses nearly as soon as they hit the market. But amidst all this activity lurks a hidden danger that many people are ignoring, warns one man. The problem? Toxic mold. Photo -...

2014-06-24 23:11:25

Putnam Fuel Company, Inc. offers this helpful public service announcement about the costs and consequences of air conditioning do’s and don’ts. Goffstown, New Hampshire (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 Putnam Fuel Company, Inc. offers this helpful public service announcement about the costs and consequences of air conditioning do’s and don’ts According the heating and cooling experts at Putnam Fuel, while seemingly an “everyday item” that’s rarely given a second thought, the air...

2014-06-24 20:20:47

VANCOUVER, June 24, 2014 /CNW/ - We are pleased to announce that an event to celebrate the launch of Radon Guard was held at the National Research Council of Canada (NRCC) in Ottawa on June 17th, 2014. The event was attended by senior NRCC and Canadian Construction Materials Centre (CCMC) staff, together with members of parliament and industry representatives. Radon Guard is a new, patent pending, structural under-slab ventilation panel system that allows for soil gas removal,...

2014-06-23 08:29:54

Why should a third party test in mold remediation? BALTIMORE, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- In doing mold remediation work it is often advisable to get a third party to do the inspection work of the remediation firm. If the same firm does the work and the testing at the same time then, that is a conflict of interest. The path that is advisable is to hire an industrial hygienist, before the work is started and to do the post testing afterwards. Why do you want an industrial...


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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