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New Tracers Can Identify Frack Fluids In The Environment

New Tracers Can Identify Frack Fluids In The Environment

Provided by Cheryl Dybas, NSF and Tim Lucas, Duke University Scientists develop new geochemical tracers, tested at sites in West Virginia and Pennsylvania Scientists have developed new geochemical tracers that can identify hydraulic...

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2014-10-23 12:23:17

Recycled bottle program reduces petroleum usage and eliminates landfill waste; helps projects earn additional LEED credits ARLINGTON, Texas, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Demilec, one of North America's largest manufacturers of spray foam products, has recycled its 300,000,000th plastic bottle into its Heatlok family of closed-cell insulation products. Since the company's recycled bottle program launched in 2004, tons of plastic containers - mostly of soda and water bottles - have...

2014-10-23 12:23:12

MURRAY HILL, N.J. and NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Linde North America Inc., will be showcasing its broad range of technologies and experience which support gasification technology at the Gasification Technologies Council (GTC) Conference to be held at the Marriott Wardman Park in Washington, DC, on October 26-29, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130530/NY23246LOGO-b Linde North America is a member of The Linde Group, a world-leading gases and...

2014-10-22 23:07:20

Go Walkabout is looking to raise funds via Kickstarter to introduce their newly developed Titanium personal water filters designed for the outdoors lifestyle Adelaide, Australia (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 The outdoors lifestyle is pretty demanding on gear. The freezing cold nights, hot days, packing, unpacking and carrying gear around all cause a lot of wear and tear. The Australian made Walkabout Ti filters have been developed and designed with this in mind and, with a successful...

2014-10-22 12:23:17

Lab Featuring Hydrotreatment Unit Scheduled to be Operational in Third Quarter of 2015 LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products (NYSE: APD) is building a hydrogen lab at its corporate headquarters in Allentown, Pa., that will support the fast growing oil recycling industry. A key feature of the new lab is a hydrotreatment unit capable of performing high pressure and high temperature hydrogenation reactions. Air Products will use the new hydrogen lab, which is...

2014-10-22 08:25:26

Leading petrochemical process technology will support CEPSA Chemical's production of building block materials for plastics used for fast-growing industries DES PLAINES, Ill., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UOP LLC, a Honeywell (NYSE: HON) company, announced today that CEPSA Chemical (Shanghai) Co., Ltd., will use UOP process technology to meet demand in China for key petrochemicals used to make plastics for the fast-growing domestic construction and automotive industries. CEPSA...

2014-10-22 08:23:43

HOUSTON, October 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Technology innovator supports advancement and research conducted by the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station to improve process safety management performance and minimize losses Petrotechnics [http://www.petrotechnics.com ], the leading provider of operational performance and predictive risk management solutions, announced an alliance with Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station's Mary Kay O'Connor Process Safety...

2014-10-22 08:21:02

- Will accommodate shipment of liquid argon to customers MURRAY HILL, N.J. and NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rail construction is well underway at the air separation unit (ASU) Linde North America is building in La Porte, Texas. The ASU, which separates air into its major component - oxygen, nitrogen and argon -- is part of more than $250 million Linde is investing to build a large, state-of-the art air separation unit, a new gasification train and supporting...

2014-10-21 16:23:08

DUBLIN, October 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/3d7n8w/global_and ) has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Hydrogenated Bisphenol A Industry Report 2014" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/3d7n8w/global_and ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The Global and Chinese Hydrogenated Bisphenol A Industry Report 2014 is a professional and...

2014-10-21 12:34:19

DUBLIN, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Industrial Sludge Treatment (Flocculants, Coagulants, Disinfectants and Other Process Chemicals) Chemicals - Forecast to 2020" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Industrial sludge is generated during the wastewater treatment process. Wastewater released by different industries contains a large amount of water, microorganisms, and chemical...

2014-10-21 12:25:30

DUBLIN, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Hydrogenation Petroleum Resin Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The Global and Chinese Hydrogenation Petroleum Resin Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global hydrogenation petroleum resin industry with a focus on the Chinese situation. The report provides a basic...


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negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.