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2015-05-22 12:30:32

DUBLIN, May 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/5f4lv3/china_wood)

2015-05-21 23:09:21

The ArrTekk 1295 chemistry lengthens the life cycle of micro-surfacing by 30 percent and improves mix control in harsh conditions. MULBERRY, FLORIDA (PRWEB)

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2015-05-21 14:09:10

Iron deficiency is the most common and widespread nutritional disorder in the world, but this little iron fish is here to save the day!

2015-05-21 12:25:08

FORT WAYNE, Ind., May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Steel Dynamics, Inc.

2015-05-21 08:26:08

ST. LOUIS, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- How often do you think about your home's roof? For most people, the answer is not much, at least until there is an obvious problem.

2015-05-20 20:22:57

CHICAGO, May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- San Francisco based Clipper Mill, Inc. introduced its latest innovation in serviceware at the National Restaurant Association Show today.

2015-05-20 16:28:47

DENVER, Pa., May. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- USA Gypsum held its Executive Tour and Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony on Friday, April 17, 2015.

2015-05-20 08:37:34

Annual style guide reflects up-and-coming trends in home design, features foolproof color palette making exterior style more accessible for homeowners WOODBRIDGE, Ontario, May

2015-05-19 16:22:12

LONDON, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Polyisobutylene (PIB) in Tonnes by the following Product Segments: Conventional Polyisobutylene, and Highly

2015-05-19 08:28:56

This patent covers the invention of a waterproof adhesive suited for a variety of applications including resilient flooring over concrete with unlimited moisture and pH levels. SANTA


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2009-06-19 16:25:24

Aluminum (or aluminium) is a soft, lightweight, silvery metal. It is an element in the boron group on the periodic table of elements, with the symbol Al and atomic number 13. On the earth's crust, aluminum is the most abundant metal, and the third most abundant of all elements on the earth's crust, after oxygen and silicon. It accounts for 8% of the weight of the Earth's solid surface. Because aluminum is a highly reactive metal, it doesn't occur in nature in a pure form. Aluminum forms a...

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2005-05-26 10:48:13

Gypsum is a very soft mineral composed of calcium sulfate dihydrate, with the chemical formula CaSO4·2H2O. Chemical structure Heating gypsum above approximately 150°C (302°F) partially dehydrates the mineral by driving off exactly 75% of the water contained in its chemical structure. CaSO4·2H2O + heat → CaSO4·½H2O + 1½H2O (steam) The partially dehydrated mineral is called calcium sulfate hemihydrate or calcined gypsum (commonly known as plaster of...

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2005-05-25 18:53:59

Quartzite is a hard, metamorphic rock which was originally sandstone. Through heating and pressure usually related to tectonic compression within orogenic belts, the original quartz sand grains and quartz silica cement were fused into one. Pure quartzite is usually white to grey. Quartzites often occur in various shades of pink and red due to varying amounts of iron oxide. Other colors are due to impurities of minor amounts of other minerals. Orthoquartzite is a very pure quartz sandstone...

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