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FORT WORTH, Texas, May 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Fluorinated Ethylene Propylene Coating Market was valued at $114.9 million in 2014 and is expected to reach a value
LONDON, May 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Background:The global automotive coolant market is expected to reach an estimated value of $10.9 billion by 2019.
LONDON, May 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Background:Coatings in global aerospace industry are expected to increase with a CAGR of 3.6% by 2020.
LONDON, May 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Background:Growth in the production of passenger cars and light commercial vehicle, and increasing penetration of lightweight materials
Daily Multivitamin/Mineral Supplement with 150 mcg of Iodine Recommended for Pregnant and Lactating Women WASHINGTON, May 25, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As part of efforts to
FORT WORTH, Texas, May 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The global Dioctyl Phthalate plasticizer market was valued at $6,109.5 million in 2014, and is expected to reach $7,845.8
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Much of the search for extraterrestrial life on Mars and in other parts of the universe has thus far centered around the hunt for water – mostly because all life as we know it needs water to live. But what if we’re ignoring other types of life?
GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Powder Metallurgy.
Drug Rehab Philadelphia comments on a recent article published by Berks and Beyond, and extends its drug and alcohol addiction treatment services to all of Pennsylvania. Philadelphia,
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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