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2013-09-18 23:21:15

The School of Hotel and Tourism Management (SHTM) of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) today (17 September) announced the findings of a study on "Enhancing the Role of the Travel Trade in Reducing Tourism's Carbon Footprint". The study found that though senior management and owners of travel agencies are aware of tourism's contribution to carbon emissions, the limited provision of carbon efficient products is hindering their frontline staff from promoting low...

2013-09-03 23:23:49

Bay Fastening Systems discusses new research that will allow building professionals and architects to measure the amount of greenhouse gases emitted in construction. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) September 03, 2013 Bay Fastening Systems, a full service distributor of engineered fastening systems, discusses new research for measuring greenhouse gases in construction following an August 2nd article published by Phys.org titled “Research Will Allow Architects, Building Professionals, to Measure...

2013-08-19 23:17:20

The DyStar Group recently released its third Annual Greenhouse Gas Emissions Assessment Report, otherwise known as Carbon Footprint Report, which is based on its global operations in the reporting year of 2012. Singapore (PRWEB) August 19, 2013 In 2012, DyStar implemented a cloud-based data gathering system, with real-time emission calculation for the global organization, which greatly improved the accuracy of the report. It also expanded the boundaries of its carbon footprint assessment...

2013-07-23 23:21:46

New retrofit window film out performs low e windows by providing energy savings at a lower cost and lower carbon footprint. Now available at their new online store! Washington, DC (PRWEB) July 23, 2013 Premier Window Films Offers introduced a new retrofit option for homeowners and facility managers that gives standard glass the performance of low emissivity windows, at a cost savings of up to 80% over replacement low e windows. Premier Window Films Offers Silver AG 50 Low E window film...

2013-07-08 23:22:00

Flagship software MRPRO offers connection to Green Button data and Inventory Based Appliance Level Disaggregation (IBALD). San Jose, CA (PRWEB) July 08, 2013 Green leader Papros Inc. announced support for Green Button Connect through some of the major utilities in North America. Immediate support is announced for Pacific Gas and Electric’s (PG&E) service, and support for San Diego Gas and Electric’s service will be available by the end of this month. Rollout for other utilities’...


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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'