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2014-10-17 12:24:26

DUBLIN, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Research on Natural Gas Dispenser Market in China, 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 In 2013, the market scale of natural gas dispenser reached CNY 800 million in China. At the beginning of 21st Century, LNG dispensers emerged in China's market. The main products in the market were produced by Canada FTI Group and applied in some of the gas...

2014-10-17 12:20:30

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chemtura Corporation has announced that three of its major production sites are now increasing capacity for its Naugalube(®) alkylated diphenyl amine (ADPA) liquid antioxidants to prevent predicted future shortages of antioxidants in the automotive petroleum additive industry worldwide. By 2015, the company will increase capacity at its Elmira, Ontario, Canada site by 20%, its Latina, Italy site by 25% and its Kaohsiung, Taiwan site by...

2014-10-17 08:26:13

DUBLIN, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Nanosilver Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2014 - 2020" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Silver particles sized 1nm to 100nm are called nanosilver. Nanosilver has been known for its antibacterial properties since ancient times as it was used to store food to avoid poisoning. Currently, more than 40% of the...

2014-10-17 08:25:49

FREMONT, Calif., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WaferGen Bio-systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: WGBS) announced today that three papers describing the utility and versatility of its SmartChip(TM) and Apollo 324(TM) technologies will be presented at the American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG) 2014 meeting. WaferGen has collaborated with notable academic and commercial clinical reference CLIA labs and will be highlighted in several scientific papers at ASHG. Collaborators include Prof. Yusuke Nakamura...

2014-10-17 08:22:25

CLEVELAND, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aleris announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to sell its North American and European Recycling and Specification Alloys businesses to an affiliate of Signature Group Holdings. The sale includes 18 production facilities in North America and six in Europe. The facilities offer a wide range of metal recycling services and specification alloy products. Signature has agreed to pay an aggregate of $525 million for the...

2014-10-17 08:22:23

DUBLIN, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Methionine Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The Global and Chinese Methionine Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the the global methionine industry with a focus on the Chinese situation. The report provides a basic overview of the industry including definitions,...

2014-10-17 08:22:04

DUBLIN, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese 1,4-Butanediol (BDO) Industry Report, 2014-2017." report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 As an important organic and fine chemical, 1,4-butanediol (BDO) is widely used in pharmaceutical, chemical, textile and household chemical fields. By the end of September 2014, the BDO capacity worldwide topped around 3.35 million tons, of which about...

2014-10-17 08:21:58

DUBLIN, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Refractory Material Industry Report, 2014-2016" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Refractory material is one of the indispensible materials in such high-temperature industries as iron and steel, building materials, chemicals, nonferrous metals, etc. Over 70% of refractory materials worldwide are applied in iron and steel smelting, 17% in...

2014-10-17 08:21:54

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AIM Exploration Inc., (OTC: AEXE) a U.S. mining corporation focused on producing mines. The Company is pleased to announce two key mining property acquisitions in the Philippines and Peru. Both properties have outstanding cash flow potential through production. Feldspar Project in the Philippines Under Filipino law, AEXE owns the maximum 40% interest of the mineral rights to 648 Hectares of feldspar mining properties and...

2014-10-16 23:14:41

Barcelona-based Radiantis, a specialist manufacturer of laser tuning and diagnosis instrumentation, has been receiving positive feedback from the industry since the launch of its latest product, the SeaWave, in California earlier this year. Barcelona, Spain (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 The SeaWave, which was Radiantis’ star performer at the Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO:2014) in San Jose, has been described by one end user as, “an impressively compact and rugged IR...


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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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