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2014-08-15 23:01:20

Transparency Market Research published a new report "Global Ketone Market: Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2020" to its report store. (PRWEB) August 15, 2014 Ketones usually simple are compounds that contain a carbonyl group, and due to exclusion of reactive groups such as –Cl or –OH, ketones are considered simple in nature. Industrial solvent acetone and sugar (ketoses) are some of the commonly used ketones. Various methods are implemented...

2014-08-15 16:21:49

DUBLIN, Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Epichlorohydrin Resin Industry Report 2014 " report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 The Global and Chinese Epichlorohydrin Resin Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Global global epichlorohydrin industry with a focus on the Chinese situation. The report provides a basic overview of the...

Flexible Tapes From The Nanoworld
2014-08-15 03:03:26

Technische Universität München Dr. Wilhelm Auwärter and his team are working on a research project to develop tiny flat molecule tapes at the Department of Physics of Technische Universität München (TUM). These structures could find versatile applications. Via direct coupling on a silver surface, the scientists successfully formed dimers and short chains of porphine molecules without contaminating by-products. Porphyrin molecules are essential to many biological processes, such as...

2014-08-15 12:26:36

ReportsnReports.com adds "Feed Enzymes Market by Livestock (Swine, Poultry, Ruminants, Aquatic Animals & Others), by Types (Phytase, Protease & Non-starch Polysaccharides enzymes) & by Geography -Global Trends & Forecasts to 2019" research report in its store. DALLAS, Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The feed enzymes market is estimated to reach about $1,280.1 million by 2019. In 2014, Europe was the largest feed enzymes market. The RoW market for feed enzymes is projected to...

2014-08-15 12:24:25

Launches New Bottle Design by Providing Relief from August Heat WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- When you're melting from the heat in Madison Square Park you'll do anything for a bottle of water and some relief from the sun. evian® Natural Spring Water is offering the ultimate solution to the summer temperatures in NYC this August with evian Bottle Service. Forget "reserving a table" or charming the bouncer because ordering is just a tweet away. Starting on August...

2014-08-15 12:22:44

RnRMarketResearch.com adds "Market Research Report on Global and Chinese dimethyl sulfoxide (CAS 67-68-5) Industry, 2009-2019" to its store. DALLAS, Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Market Research Report on Global and Chinese dimethyl sulfoxide Industry, 2009-2019 is a professional and in-depth market survey on Global and Chinese dimethyl sulfoxide industry. The report firstly reviews the basic information of dimethyl sulfoxide including its classification, application and...

2014-08-15 12:22:38

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN) announced today that it experienced an unplanned manufacturing disruption on a production unit at its facility in Port Neches, Texas. There were no injuries resulting from the incident. The disruption occurred on Thursday August 14 and was caused by equipment failure. The Port Neches facility manufactures methyl tertiary butyl ether (MTBE), propylene oxide (PO) and propylene glycols (PG). The...

2014-08-15 12:22:02

DALLAS, August 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the new report "Waterborne Coatings Market by Resin (Acrylic, Polyester, Alkyd, Epoxy, Polyurethane, PTFE, PVDF, PVDC, & Others), by Application (Architectural, Automotive, General Industrial, Protective, Wood, Marine, Packaging, Coil, & Others) - Global Forecast to 2019" published by MarketsandMarkets, the global Waterborne Coatings Market is estimated to reach $77,838.71 Million by 2019. Browse 86 market...

Dr Terry Hrubec
2014-08-15 02:29:57

Michael Sutphin, Virginia Tech Virginia Tech researchers who were using a disinfectant when handling mice have discovered that two active ingredients in it cause declines in mouse reproduction. Although the chemicals responsible for the declines are common in household cleaning products and disinfectants used in medical and food preparation settings, including hand sanitizers, academic scientists have never published a rigorous study, until now, on their safety or toxicity. “It is...

graphene
2014-08-15 03:39:57

Mike Williams, Rice University Rice, Osaka scientists use terahertz waves to spot contaminants Graphene may be tough, but those who handle it had better be tender. The environment surrounding the atom-thick carbon material can influence its electronic performance, according to researchers at Rice and Osaka universities who have come up with a simple way to spot contaminants. Because it's so easy to accidently introduce impurities into graphene, labs led by physicists Junichiro Kono...


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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