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2014-07-23 12:24:21

DUBLIN, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Hydrogen Peroxide - Global Strategic Business Report" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Hydrogen Peroxide in Thousand Metric Tons by the following End-Use Industries: Pulp & Paper, Textiles, Environmental, Chemical Synthesis, and Others. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US,...

2014-07-23 12:23:47

New Poll of Small Business Owners: 80% Favor Protections in New EPA Proposal; 71% Agree Clean Water is Needed for a Healthy Economy and Local Jobs WASHINGTON, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new national scientific poll of small business owners released today, found that large majorities favor federal protection of clean water and agree that clean water is necessary for a healthy economy and job creation. Small business owners are important to policy debates because they are...

2014-07-23 08:31:50

LOS ANGELES, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Researchers from the North American Menopause Society (NAMS) found that supplementing with calcium elevates calcium levels too high,(1) putting women at risk for kidney stones, among other health problems. Women close to menopause are commonly told to take supplements containing calcium and vitamin D to prevent diseases such as osteoporosis, to which they are particularly prone. "I would recommend that women determine how much calcium they...

2014-07-23 08:31:41

LONDON, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lightlake Therapeutics Inc. ("Lightlake") (OTCQB: LLTP), a biopharmaceutical company developing addiction treatments based on its expertise in opioid antagonists, announced today that it has filed an investigational new drug application ("IND") with respect to its naloxone-based opioid overdose reversal nasal spray. Lightlake also announced today that it has received an additional commitment from the National Institute on Drug Abuse ("NIDA"), part...

2014-07-23 08:30:32

District Court Judge Orders Apotex to Immediately Recall the Authorized Generic from its Direct Customers and to Stop Selling and Supplying the Product PITTSBURGH, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mylan Inc. (Nasdaq: MYL) today announced that the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey granted its motion for a temporary restraining order against Apotex Inc. and Apotex Corporation in litigation relating to Paroxetine CR, the authorized generic of GlaxoSmithKline's Paxil(®)...

2014-07-23 08:25:52

NASHUA, N.H., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Critical Process Filtration, Inc. of Nashua, New Hampshire, today announces a significant change in their line of industrial filter housings. In order to improve the performance of their line of cartridge filter housings, the company will now offer only the robust "Swing Bolt" closure system for stainless steel industrial housings made to hold 4, 5 or 7 filter assemblies. This is in addition to the housings that hold 12, 21, 36, 52 and 80...

2014-07-23 08:25:12

WHIPPANY, N.J., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Suburban Propane Partners, L.P. (NYSE: SPH), a nationwide distributor of propane, fuel oil and related products and services, as well as a marketer of natural gas and electricity, today announced that its Board of Supervisors declared a quarterly distribution of $0.8750 per Common Unit for the three months ended June 28, 2014. This quarterly distribution rate equates to an annualized rate of $3.50 per Common Unit. The distribution is...

2014-07-23 04:20:38

VANCOUVER, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - American CuMo Mining Corporation ("CuMoCo" or the "Company") (TSXV: MLY) (OTCQX: MLYCF) announces that further to a news release dated June 30, 2014 issued by three directors of the Company, it has been served with a Notice of Civil Claim filed by International Energy & Mineral Resources Investment (Hong Kong) Company Limited ("IEMR HK") (a) claiming that the US$1,500,000 convertible note and the Cdn$1,500,000 convertible note (collectively,...

2014-07-22 20:21:23

SEATTLE, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Summit Power Group, LLC a leading developer of low-carbon electric power projects, is pleased to announce changes in the responsibilities of certain key leaders on the executive team. Chief Commercial Officer Ann E. Banks has been named Chief Operating Officer, expanding her current role to include responsibility for the overall management and administration of the company with a focus on efficiency and structure for development efforts....

2014-07-22 16:27:13

NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cumberland Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:CPIX) announced today that it will release second quarter 2014 financial results after the market closes on Tuesday, August 5, 2014. A conference call and live Internet webcast will be held on Tuesday, August 5, 2014, at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time to discuss the results. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140505/84325 To participate in the call, please dial 877-303-1298 (for U.S. callers) or...


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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