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2014-08-26 08:25:05

Unique Blend of Dicamba and CSI Safener Technology to Change Weed Control Practice RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bayer CropScience announces their plans to release a new broadleaf corn herbicide, DiFlexx((TM)*). DiFlexx will offer growers flexibility for a broad range of application while also fitting a variety of soil and weather conditions. DiFlexx will be available to growers in 2015, pending regulatory approvals....

2014-08-26 08:24:30

TORONTO, Aug. 26, 2014 /CNW/ - Royal Nickel Corporation ("RNC") (TSX: RNX) is pleased to announce that Sudbury Platinum Corporation ("SPC"), a private company in which RNC has an interest, has completed the purchase of 100% interest in the mineral rights of the Aer-Kidd project from CaNickel Mining Company Limited ("CaNickel"). The terms of the transaction were comprised of a cash settlement of $1,250,000 to CaNickel and termination of the underlying option agreement dated October...

2014-08-26 08:24:28

MONTREAL and PISCATAWAY, NJ, Aug. 26, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Argex Titanium Inc. (TSX: RGX) and Helm U.S. Corp., a wholly-owned subsidiary of German-based HELM AG, today jointly announced that they have entered into an exclusive long-term marketing and supply agreement for the distribution of Titanium Dioxide (TiO(2)) in the US and Canada. Under this agreement, HELM U.S. will exclusively market and distribute fifty percent (50%), up to 25,000 metric tons per year, of TiO(2) produced...

2014-08-26 08:24:16

HOUSTON, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cyanco Holding Corporation ("Cyanco") today announced the successful ramp up of the latest capacity expansion of its sodium cyanide solution plant in Winnemucca, Nevada, bringing capacity from 93,000 to 110,000 metric tons per year. The latest Winnemucca expansion is another step in Cyanco's growth strategy in the North American market. In a series of very capital efficient steps, the Winnemucca plant capacity has been expanded from 39,000...

2014-08-26 08:21:43

DUBLIN, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Prepreg Market 2014-2019: Trends, Forecast and Opportunity Analysis" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Global prepreg industry is expected to reach an estimated value of $6.1 billion by 2019. The major drivers of the industry are increasing demand in aerospace, wind energy, and automotive industry; improved weight and fuel savings; better technology...

2014-08-26 08:21:18

DUBLIN, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Phenolic Resin Market 2014-2019: Trends, Forecast and Opportunity Analysis" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The global phenolic resin market is expected to reach an estimated value of $13.3 billion by 2019. One of the major drivers of phenolic resin market is the demand for heat resistance, better corrosion resistance, and chemical resistance...

2014-08-26 08:21:11

DUBLIN, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Growth Opportunities for Adhesives in Global Composites Industry 2014-2019: Trends, Forecasts and Opportunity Analysis" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 According to a new market research, adhesives in global composites industry is likely to remain profitable over the forecast period (2014-2019) and expected to reach an estimated value of $1,170 million...

medical marijuana
2014-08-26 06:39:59

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Despite controversy and federal laws, a few states have made marijuana legal for medical use to manage chronic pain and other conditions. A new study, published in JAMA Internal Medicine, reveals that those states have a 25 percent lower rate of death by prescription drug overdose than in states where marijuana remains illegal. The research team included scientists from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, the...

methane seep
2014-08-26 05:01:55

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Geologists from Mississippi State University, Brown University, the US Geological Survey (USGS) and Maryland-based Earth Resources Technology, Inc. have discovered more than 500 bubbling methane vents on the seafloor of the northern part of the US Atlantic margin, various media outlets reported on Sunday. Previously, only three of these vents (which are also known as seeps) had been identified, but according to Terrence McCoy of...

2014-08-26 04:20:48

BOSTON, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LoveLowFat.com has released a comprehensive guide to buying nonstick cookware, helping savvy cooks everywhere navigate the often overwhelming amount of cookware options available in today's market. Located at LoveLowFat.com/best-nonstick-cookware-guide/ , the guide features an interactive chart where visitors can compare all the best nonstick cookware sets based on a number of different qualities such as price, number of pieces, type of coating,...


Latest Chemistry Reference Libraries

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...

Camphora tree, Cinnamomum camphora
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
2013-10-03 07:51:27

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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