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PLEASANTON, Calif., April 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Simpson Manufacturing Co., Inc.
STAMFORD, Conn., April 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- KODA Distribution Group (KDG) and the Unipex Group announced today KDG's acquisition of Unipex Solutions Canada, a leader
Adjusted diluted earnings per share increased by 30 per cent ((1)) MEMPHIS, TN, April 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today reported its financial and operating
Al Shaheed Park is a very important project in Kuwait City and the landscape contractor, House of Development for Agricultural Contracting Company, selected Turf Feeding Systems to install their
The global specialty mining chemicals market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 4.8% to reach $4.3 billion by 2019.
MUMBAI, April 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This report gives a market insight into the PolyEthylene Glycol Dimethyl Ether (PEG DME) market and its application areas such as
New Applications Lab Will Be First of Its Kind in China KALISPELL, Mont., April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Semiconductor equipment manufacturer ClassOne Technology announced today that
Innovation Will Enable Natural Gas to Supplement Crude Oil World-Wide for Transportation Fuels and Commodity Chemicals SAN FRANCISCO, April 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Siluria
LONDON, March 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- REPORT HIGHLIGHTSThe global market for mining chemicals was valued at $19.4 billion in 2013 and increased to $20.7 billion in 2014.
Potato virus Y (PVY) is a plant pathogenic virus of the family Potyviridae. It is one of the most important plant viruses affecting potatoes. Infection results in various symptoms depending on the strain. Production loss is the most mild of the symptoms and "˜potato tuber necrotic ringspot disease' is the worst. Ringspot renders potatoes unmarketable and can therefore result in a major loss of income. Aphid vectors transmit PVY but it can also remain dormant in seed potatoes. The South...
The ants, one of the most successful groups of insects, are of particular interest because they form advanced colonies, and can constitute up to 15 percent of the total animal biomass of a tropical rainforest. They belong to the order Hymenoptera and are close relatives of the vespoid wasps. Ants appear in amber, found in central New Jersey, believed to be from the Cretaceous period. It is thought that they evolved from the wasps that had appeared during the Jurassic period. They are...
Fireflies, also known as lightning bugs, are nocturnal, luminous beetles of the family Lampyridae. These names come from the fact that some species as adults emit flashes of light to attract mates, using special light-emitting organs in the abdomen. The enzyme luciferase acts on luciferin to stimulate light emission. This reaction is of scientific interest, and genes coding for these substances have been spliced into many different organisms. Many species, especially in the genus Photinus,...
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