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Trans Fats Are Still Weighing Americans Down

Trans Fats Are Still Weighing Americans Down

Provided by Darcy Spitz, American Heart Association Good news, bad news: The amount of trans fats we eat has declined over the last 30 years, but we’re still consuming more than recommended. In a study reported in the Journal of the...

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2014-10-24 16:22:55

DUBLIN, October 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/8dm3ff/global_and ) has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer (EPDM) Industry Report 2014" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/8dm3ff/global_and ] report to their offering. <start_newscom> (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The Global and Chinese Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer...

2014-10-24 16:22:32

DUBLIN, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Solution Polymerized Styrene-Butadiene Rubber (SSBR) Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The Global and Chinese Solution Polymerized Styrene-Butadiene Rubber (SSBR) Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global polymerized styrene-butadiene rubber industry with a focus on...

2014-10-24 16:21:56

DUBLIN, October 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/t5t5pd/the_global_market) has announced the addition of the "The Global Market For Carbon Nanotubes, Graphene And Other 2-D Nanomaterials " [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/t5t5pd/the_global_market ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) CNTs and graphene are the strongest, lightest and most...

2014-10-24 12:23:53

DUBLIN, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Dicalcium Phosphate Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The Global and Chinese Dicalcium Phosphate Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global dicalcium phosphate industry with a focus on the Chinese situation. The report provides a basic overview of the industry...

2014-10-24 12:23:35

DUBLIN, October 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/bzs592/opportunities_for) has announced the addition of the "Opportunities for Phenolic Resin in Global Composites Industry 2014-2019: Trend, Forecast, and Opportunity Analysis" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/bzs592/opportunities_for ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) One of the major...

2014-10-24 12:23:23

DUBLIN, October 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/w9hkcz/chinese_lithium) has announced the addition of the "Chinese Lithium Dihydrogen Phosphate Industry Report 2014" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/w9hkcz/chinese_lithium ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The Chinese Lithium Dihydrogen Phosphate Industry Report 2014 is a professional and...

2014-10-24 12:23:21

DUBLIN, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Surfactants Market by Product type, Substrates, and Applications - Global Trends & Forecast to 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The global surfactants market is estimated to register a CAGR of 5.40%, by volume and 5.80% by value from 2014 to 2019. The global surfactants market is projected to reach 22,802 kilotons, by volume and $40,286 million...

2014-10-24 12:23:17

DUBLIN, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "EPDM (Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer) Market by Application and Geography - Trends & Forecasts to 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The report on EPDM captures its global market size by volume and value. The market for EPDM is growing at a brisk pace in emerging markets. The demand for EPDM is driven by the end-user industries such as...

2014-10-24 12:22:28

That's What Makes A Winner NIAGARA FALLS, ON, Oct. 24, 2014 /CNW/ - Data driven and Canadian expertise: that's what makes a winner in the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC) Canadian Car of the Year Awards. Over 70 Canadian automotive journalist experts have just test-driven back-to-back 150 vehicles for the purpose of voting on the "Best New" cars, trucks and SUVs for 2015. The event is organized by AJAC and is known within the industry as "TestFest". The...

2014-10-24 08:26:49

DUBLIN, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Aerogel Market 2014-2019: Trends, Forecast, and Opportunity Analysis" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The major drivers of the aerogel market are advancement in the manufacturing processes, growing applications of aerogel, and better thermal insulation capacity. Aerogel is considered to be a strong insulator with its capacity for better thermal...


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Caribbean Pine, Pinus caribaea
2014-04-18 08:11:48

Caribbean pine (Pinus caribaea) is native to Central America, Cuba, the Bahamas as well as the Turks and Caicos Islands. The Caribbean pine also grows in Asia, Australia, New Zealand, Jamaica, Colombia, South Africa and China where they were introduced by foresters. This pine often forms pure stands but can be found growing mixed in with oaks and other pines as long as the soil is well drained and acidic. The Caribbean pine grows in forest of the lowlands up to about 2,297 feet but can...

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2014-02-07 09:51:33

Cinnamomum camphora is an evergreen tree species. The species may also be commonly referred to as the Camphor tree, Camphorwood or Camphor laurel. C. camphora plants belong to the Lauraceae family. The tree is indigenous to China, specifically south of the Yangtze River, Taiwan, Japan, Korea and Vietnam. It has been introduced and has become naturalized in many other regions of the world and the tree is considered an invasive species in parts of the United States and Australia. Cinnamomum...

Amflora
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Amflora, known also as EH92-527-1, is a genetically modified potato developed by BASF Plant Science. Amflora potato plant produces pure amylopectin starch that is processed to waxy potato starch. Amflora was approved for industrial applications in the European Union market on March 2, 2010 by the European Commission. It was originally registered on August 5, 1996. Amflora was developed by geneticist Lennart Erjefalt and agronomist Juri Kano of Svalof Weibull AB. Because of the lack of...

Golden Rice
2013-10-02 14:11:48

Golden Rice is a variety of Oryza sativa rice produced  through genetic engineering to biosynthesize beta-carotene, a precursor of vitamin A, in the edible parts of the rice. The research was conducted with the goal of producing a fortified food to be grown and consumed in areas with a shortage of dietary vitamin A, a deficiency which is estimated to kill 670,000 children under five years old each year. Golden rice is different from its parental strain by the addition of three...

Vistive Gold
2013-10-02 12:54:36

Vistive Gold, MON 87705, is a genetically engineered variety of glyphosate-resistant low-linolenic, high-oleic soybeans created by Monsanto. Vistive Gold was designed to be a replacement for hydrogenated oils and fats, which are high in trans-fatty acids. The decreased linolenic content enables Vistive Gold to have favorable traits for deep frying and increasing the shelf life of foods. The Federal Register declared on June 28, 2011 that Monsanto was petitioning the Animal and Plant...

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