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2014-04-09 12:23:22

DUBLIN, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/n2xqcb/global_and ) has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Ethylene Butyl Acrylate (EBA) Industry Report 2014" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/n2xqcb/global_and ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The Global and Chinese Ethylene Butyl Acrylate...

2014-04-09 12:23:11

DUBLIN, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/8v3l3d/global_and ) have announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Polyimide (PI) Industry Report" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/8v3l3d/global_and ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The 'Global and Chinese Polyimide (PI) Industry Report' is a professional and in-depth study on the current...

2014-04-09 12:23:10

DALLAS, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Rare Earth Metals Market by Type (Lanthanum, Cerium, Neodymium, Praseodymium, Samarium, Europium, & Others), and Application (Magnets, Metals Alloys, Polishing, Additives, Catalysts, Phosphors, & Others) - Global Trends & Forecast to 2018", defines and segments the global rare earth metal market with analysis and forecasting of the global volume and revenue. The rare earth metals market demand will grow at a CAGR...

2014-04-09 12:22:46

CLAYTON, Mo., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Olin Corporation (NYSE: OLN) announced today that on Friday, April 25, 2014 at 10:00 A.M. Eastern Time, Joseph Rupp, Chairman, President and CEO; John Fischer, Senior Vice President and CFO; John McIntosh, Senior Vice President, Operations; and Larry Kromidas, Assistant Treasurer and Director, Investor Relations will review Olin Corporation's first quarter earnings results. Prepared remarks will be followed by a question and answer period....

2014-04-09 12:22:34

UOP Russell Modular Equipment to Recover Valuable Natural Gas Liquids DES PLAINES, Ill., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UOP LLC, a Honeywell (NYSE: HON) company, announced today that Mistral Midstream, Inc., has selected Honeywell's UOP Russell modular equipment to recover valuable natural gas liquids (NGLs) from natural gas produced in southern Saskatchewan, Canada. The UOP Russell modular cryogenic equipment will process 60 million standard cubic feet per day (MMSCFD) of natural...

2014-04-09 12:22:30

Combining Lehigh's MRP and Rheopave additives will provide best-in-class solutions for rubber-modified asphalt ATLANTA, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lehigh Technologies, a leading specialty materials company that produces micronized rubber powders (MRP), announced today that it has partnered with Rheopave Technologies LLC, to provide the asphalt industry with a superior product offering that reduces the cost, boosts the performance and improves the sustainability of modified asphalt...

2014-04-09 12:22:06

DALLAS, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report, "PU Coating Market by Type (Solvent-borne, Water-borne, High Solids, Powder), End Industry (Automotive & Transportation, Wood & Furniture, Industrial, Textile, Construction, Electrical & Electronics) & Geography - Trends & Forecasts to 2018", defines and segments the global PU Coating Market with an analysis and forecasting of the global consumption volume and value. Browse more than 76 market data...

2014-04-09 12:20:45

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products AS in Kristiansand, Norway recently received its single largest order of PRISM® nitrogen systems for shipboard applications in the last 30 years. The order, from one of the world's largest energy companies, involves retrofitting 25 liquefied natural gas (LNG) vessels by replacing a competitive nitrogen system with a new one that incorporates Air Products' proprietary PRISM(®) membrane technology. "This order is...

2014-04-09 10:43:30

Among patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer without a mutation of a certain gene (EGFR), conventional chemotherapy, compared with treatment using epidermal growth factor receptor tyrosine kinase inhibitors, was associated with improvement in survival without progression of the cancer, but not with overall survival, according to a study in the April 9 issue of JAMA. Epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) tyrosine kinase inhibitors (TKIs) are the preferred treatment option for...

2014-04-09 08:31:50

FREDERICK, Md., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SLCA) announced today that it will release its first quarter 2014 results after the New York Stock Exchange closes on Tuesday, April 29, 2014. This release will be followed by a conference call for investors on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss U.S. Silica's first quarter 2014 financial results. Hosting the call will be Bryan Shinn, President and Chief Executive Officer and...


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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...

2014-01-12 00:00:00

Phasmarhabditis hermaphrodita is a species of roundworm that is classified within the Nematoda phylum. This species is found in soils where slug species from the Limacidae, Arionidae, and Milacidae families are located, with one common host being Deroceras reticulatum. The worm can be located in soil by using real-time PCR testing methods, a test that also distinguishes it from its similar relative, Phasmarhabditis neopapillosa. The life cycle of Phasmarhabditis hermaphrodita begins in...

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