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2014-07-14 12:22:26

BURNABY, British Columbia, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Growing global demand for readymade garments, specialty finishing chemicals and dark textile shades to driving

2014-07-03 23:02:55

Expert glass restoration service using no chemicals or glazes is now available from Western Glass Restoration and Tinting.

2014-07-02 12:23:59

SOMERVILLE, Mass., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- By switching the plastic used in its IV bags, Dignity Health care system kept 700,000 pounds of high-concern chemicals - the equivalent in

2014-07-02 12:23:29

DALLAS, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Specialty oilfield Chemical Market, By Type (Corrosion & Scale Inhibitors, Biocides, Demulsifier, Pour Point Depressants,

2014-07-01 16:27:23

LONDON, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:

2014-07-01 16:24:10

Facility grand opening in Dickinson, ND featured remarks by U.S.

2014-06-30 15:01:16

Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have discovered a widely distributed group of marine bacteria that produce compounds nearly identical to toxic man-made fire retardants.

2014-06-29 12:20:25

RnRMarketResearch.com adds "Gasification Market by Gasifier Type (Moving/Fixed Bed, Fluidized Bed, Entrained & Others), by Feedstock (Biomass/Waste, Coal, Natural Gas & Petroleum), by Application (Chemicals,

2014-06-28 23:00:41

The global specialty chemicals market is expected to grow from $476.13 billion to $610.14 billion in 2016.

2014-06-28 13:20:53

Chlorinated chemicals perform a host of societally useful functions, but they also have a dark side.


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2011-02-23 17:36:42

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...

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2005-09-12 10:19:57

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...

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2005-09-08 12:01:05

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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edulcoration
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.