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EAST BRUNSWICK, N.J., May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Bluestar Silicones announces the launch of its newly expanded line of BLUESIL(TM) silicone moldmaking products for rapid prototyping
SCRANTON, Pa., May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- What better way to promote a highly printable, expanded PVC material to signage professionals than to create a mini sign on that very material highlighting
New Spray Dryer Strengthens the Company's Portfolio of Solutions for Poorly Soluble Compounds SAN DIEGO, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Pharmatek, a contract development and manufacturing
Operation of demonstration unit being actively followed by industry TSX-V: CSTOutstanding Shares: 100,494,626 QUEBEC CITY, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -
DALLAS, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Market Research Report on Global and Chinese RTV Silicone Industry, 2009-2019 is a professional and in-depth market survey on worldwide
LONDON, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This report concerns lithium-based rechargeable batteries.
LONDON, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Polyisobutylene (PIB) in Tonnes by the following Product Segments: Conventional Polyisobutylene, and Highly
Uncertainty Over Amount of Methane Emissions & Diesel Technology Efficiency Warrant Further Examination WASHINGTON, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new study published today
WASHINGTON, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA's new Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAP) mission to map global soil moisture and detect whether soils are frozen or thawed has begun
DUBLIN, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/8pvqpz/thermoplastic) has announced the addition of the "Thermoplastic
Papaver bracteatum, commonly referred to as the Iranian poppy, is a hardy perennial poppy. It is high in thebaine, which is an opiate that can be converted into codeine. P. bracteatum grows on thick stalks that can grow up to 4 feet. Its flowers are large and deep red, measuring up to 8 inches across. There is a notable black spot located near the base of the petals. The main non-horticultural use of P. bracteatum is the production of thebaine. This substance can be converted to codeine...
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...
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, 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 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...
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