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2013-04-17 12:21:47

Nerve Agents Including Sarin and Tabun are Believed to be Part of the Syrian Chemical Weapons Inventory ANNAPOLIS, Md., April 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- PharmAthene, Inc. (NYSE MKT: PIP), a biodefense company developing medical countermeasures against biological and chemical threats, announced today that the U.S. Army Medical Research Institute for Chemical Defense has completed initial in vitro testing of the Company's recombinant butyrylcholinesterase (rBChE) bioscavenger...

2013-03-28 23:04:40

As the Consumer Product Safety Commission informed, on March 27th, 2013 a meeting was planned with the Canadian Standards Association Technical Advisory Group to discuss voluntary standards activities for protective barriers on glass fronts of unvented gas-fired fireplaces. In light of this news, AttorneyOne, a recognized authority on law, informs that they are now providing advice, including how to get in contact with legal counsel, to people potentially affected by severe Gas Fireplace...

2013-02-20 16:22:34

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Feb. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) today hosted a Gas Safety Fleet Expo at its service center in Sacramento for employees and the community to experience three of the new or redesigned vehicles in use across its service area. Each of the vehicles allows PG&E crews to better assess where improvements can be made to its gas pipeline system in order to ensure safe and reliable gas operations. "We're giving our employees the...

2013-02-05 08:24:49

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Feb. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Picarro Inc., the world's leading producer of stable isotope and gas concentration measurement systems for science and industry, today announced the company's inclusion in four new reports from Pipeline Research Council International (PRCI) and Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E), which highlights Picarro Surveyor(TM) as the benchmark for natural gas leak detection. With PG&E as the lead author, the reports include two controlled...

2013-01-29 12:20:44

PUEBLO, Colo., Jan. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bechtel announced today the Bechtel Pueblo Team (BPT) has completed construction of the Pueblo Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant (PCAPP). The facility will eventually destroy 2,611 tons of mustard agent-filled munitions currently being stored at the U.S. Army Pueblo Chemical Depot in Colorado. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130124/SF47758LOGO) "Construction completion marks the first step towards creating a safer community for...

2012-12-14 08:22:02

RYE BROOK, N.Y., Dec. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Paraco Gas recently partnered with nonprofit organization Give2TheTroops in an effort to help show support for American soldiers who are currently deployed overseas. Turning each of its branch offices into donation centers, the company was able to collect almost half a ton of donated items, along with over $5,000 in financial contributions, to send to the troops. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121214/NY28814LOGO) Donated items...

2012-12-14 08:20:25

SALT LAKE CITY, Dec. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- American Preppers Network, an online network to promote self-reliance, emergency preparedness and survival skills, today announced an agreement with ILC Dover to market its SCape® CO/CBRN30 Escape Mask to the public. ILC Dover has produced over 3 million M40 "gas masks" for the U.S. military and more than 350,000 escape masks for federal employees and dignitaries. Now, the same level of protection used by government officials worldwide is...

2012-12-13 00:20:13

With 93.3 million Americans expected to take a trip this holiday season, holiday travel to increase by 1.6 percent ORLANDO, Fla., Dec. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AAA projects 93.3 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more from home during the year-end holidays, an increase of 1.6 percent over the 91.8 million people who traveled last year. This increase brings holiday travel figures to within half a million of the decade high mark seen during the 2006/2007 season. The...

2012-11-13 12:20:41

Holiday travel continues steady climb from 2008 level with 43.6 million Americans expected to take Thanksgiving trips ORLANDO, Fla., Nov. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AAA projects 43.6 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more from home during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, an increase of 0.7 percent over the 43.3 million people who traveled last year. This increase marks the fourth consecutive year of growing holiday travelers since 2008 when Thanksgiving travel...

2012-10-31 11:23:11

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- American Pacific Corporation (NASDAQ: APFC) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary AMPAC Fine Chemicals LLC (AFC) has been awarded the Environmental Excellence Award for Green Chemistry / Green Engineering from the Industrial Environmental Association (IEA), Chemical Industry Council of California (CICC), and the California Manufacturers and Technology Association (CMTA). Working in partnership with the State of California's Department of...


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2010-10-26 18:19:25

A gas mask is designed to go over the face to protect the wearer from inhaling "airborne pollutants". The mask seals the nose and mouth and many times covers other soft tissues of the face. Some have respirators. Most gas masks provide protection from gaseous and particulate and are often used by riot police and rioters alike. They are also used by graffiti artists to protect them from the fumes. The original design had two small glass eye windows that were thick in order from keeping the...

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