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2010-03-01 16:09:00

HOUSTON, March 1 /PRNewswire/ -- A Harris County jury has issued an $8.37 million jury verdict on behalf of Houston-based Control Solutions Inc.

2009-11-13 07:00:00

INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dow AgroSciences, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW), was recognized for industry-leading technology and innovation with three Agrow Awards.

2009-09-11 12:18:18

Additional restrictions on three pesticides will help protect salmon in four western states, the U.S.

2009-06-24 09:34:19

Although it is known that infants are more susceptible than adults to the toxic effects of pesticides, this increased vulnerability may extend much longer into childhood than expected, according to a new study by researchers at the University of California, Berkeley.

2009-06-23 10:41:14

Although it is known that infants are more susceptible than adults to the toxic effects of pesticides, this increased vulnerability may extend much longer into childhood than expected, according to a new study by researchers at the University of California, Berkeley.

2006-01-11 12:25:36

By Charnicia E. Huggins NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - While infertility may be caused by a number of factors, new study findings suggest that exposure to nonpersistent, or short-lasting, insecticides may play a role in male infertility.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.