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2013-04-24 08:23:51

DALLAS, April 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Europe Seed Treatment Market by Types (chemical & non-chemical), by Applications (Fungicide, Insecticide, Bio-control and Others) & by Crops (Cereals, Oilseeds and others): Trends, Forecasts and Technical Insights up to 2018" defines and segments the market with analysis and forecasting of the European revenues for both synthetic as well as bio-based seed treatments. It also identifies the driving and restraining factors...

2013-04-06 23:03:42

The water ionizing report that Bawell published today discusses a couple of different scientific studies that show toxic chemicals used for cleaning can be replaced with the use of electrolyzed, ionized water for a green cleaning solution. Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) April 06, 2013 “There are multiple reasons why a green cleaning alternative to the toxic chemicals in cleaning products and disinfectants should be used” the Bawell water ionizer report that was released today explains....

2013-03-17 23:02:23

Lucintel's Analysis of Global Catalysts Industry: Chemical and Automobile Industries Play Crucial Role in Growth Irving, Texas (PRWEB) March 17, 2013 The global catalysts industry experienced modest growth during 2007-2012. It is expected to retain similar growth over 2013-2018 led by continuous expansion of chemical and automobile sectors, the end-users of catalysts upon whose performance the industry growth is directly dependent. Lucintel estimates industry revenue to reach $19.6 billion...

Soup Eaten From Melamine Bowls May Lead To Increase In Kidney Stones
2013-01-22 10:08:54

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Melamine, a chemical that was behind a 2008 health crisis, after it was found to have killed Chinese infants who used a certain baby formula, is sparking new concerns. It seems the chemical may raise the risk of kidney stones in people who use non-breakable melamine bowls to eat soup and other hot foods. A study from researchers at the Kaohsiung Medical University in Taiwan has found that when these bowls are used to serve...

2013-01-02 20:20:14

MOUNDSVILLE, W.Va., Jan. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by Plaintiff Counsel R. Dean Hartley, Esq., Hartley & O'Brien, PLLC, (888) 510-6547 and Defense Counsel Mark P. Fitzsimmons, Esq., Steptoe & Johnson LLP, (202) 429-8068: There is a Settlement of a class action lawsuit over the use of a certain type of water treatment chemical called polyacrylamide (often called "flocculent" or "floc"). Many coal preparation plants in West Virginia and...

2012-12-08 05:03:29

ReportsnReports.com adds new market research report “China Fluorine Chemical Industry Chain Report, 2012-2015” to its store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) December 08, 2012 Fluorine chemical industry treats fluorite as main raw material, with downstream products embracing inorganic fluoride and organic fluoride. China´s recoverable reserves of fluorite merely accounts for about one-tenth of the world total, but the output occupies the first position with a proportion of more than...

Chlorinated Tap Water Associated With Increase In Food Allergies
2012-12-03 11:49:39

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Chlorine has long been added to tap water in many communities to ensure it is free of bugs and bacteria. The chemical is also found in many other household items, as well as in pesticides that are often used to treat produce. New research from Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York has now found evidence that the use of chlorine is associated with a rising number of people with food allergies. Researchers found adults...

2012-10-17 11:21:16

New Site Provides Access Any Time, Any Where WASHINGTON, Oct. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to the growing popularity of its Marketplace & Chemical Services Directory, the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA) today announced the launch of a mobile website to help chemical companies market their products and find new business with greater ease and frequency. The mobile site can be accessed at m.socmachemicaldirectory.com. "The reality is our...

Dangerous Chemicals On Their Way Out At Johnson & Johnson
2012-08-16 12:24:18

John Neumann for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Johnson & Johnson, maker of a wide range of personal care products such as baby shampoo, acne cream and lotions, has announced its intent to remove formaldehyde and other “chemicals of concern” from its consumer products by the end of 2015. The change comes after a large coalition of health and environmental groups began pressing J&J more than three years ago to make its personal care products safer for consumers...

Chemical Found In Lipstick Could Damage Heart
2012-08-14 13:37:51

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Researchers found a commonly used chemical in household products may cause heart and muscle problems. Triclosan is found in hundreds of products like lipsticks, face washes and toothpaste, but the fact that it is abundant doesn't mean it is safe. The chemical can hinder the process by which muscles, including the heart, receive signals from the brain. Researchers performed tests on mice and noticed a dramatic 25 percent...