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2013-02-09 23:00:18

One of the world's leading providers of Content Creation and Management, ArticlesOnTap.com, has just announced that it will be working with ShippingContainers24, a key resource for those interested in shipping containers. (PRWEB) February 09, 2013 One of the world's leading providers of Content Creation and Management, ArticlesOnTap.com, has just announced that it will be working with ShippingContainers24, a key resource for those interested in shipping containers. Already, the site has put...

2012-05-28 23:03:07

Containers First, one of Australia´s leading shipping container companies, recently reported the rising popularity of modified shipping containers in the form of portable storage units as a more cost-effective substitute to fixed structure containers and storage spaces for rent. Sydney, Australia (PRWEB) May 27, 2012 Containers First recently reported the growing interest in the use of shipping containers for additional storage. The company, with its 25 years of extensive knowledge...

2012-03-05 12:06:12

Make sure you know what's in the cargo containers it carries - before there's trouble Every day, thousands of cargo containers from around the world pass through our nation's sea ports carrying items we need, and possibly some that are not so welcome: drugs, explosives, chemical, biological, or radiological weapons — even human cargo. The possible concealment of such items in containers led lawmakers to call for the screening of all ocean cargo containers–thousands per port...

2011-12-13 22:37:37

'UF-172' ideal for use in large containers and landscapes Beautiful ornamental caladiums, valued for their bright, long-lasting, and colorful leaves, are prized throughout the world as container and landscape plants. In Florida, where more than 95% of the world's caladium tubers are produced, researchers are continuously working to develop new varieties to satisfy consumer demand. Plant scientists Zhanao Deng, Brent K. Harbaugh and Natalia A. Peres from the University of Florida's...

2011-08-02 00:00:29

U.S. maker of five-day temperature-assured and eco-friendly cold chain containers for safely shipping pharmaceuticals and biologics worldwide changes corporate name and rebrands products; announces new leadership team. Kingsvile, TX (PRWEB) August 01, 2011 Active CC Boxes LLC, U.S. maker of five-day temperature-assured and eco-friendly cold chain containers for safely shipping pharmaceuticals and biologics worldwide, announces a corporate name change to Intelligent Thermal Solutions, LLC,...

2011-07-22 11:08:00

MONTCLAIR, N.J., July 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Staxxon, LLC, the developer of innovative logistics technology for empty ISO steel containers that reduces back-haul moves and related operating costs, is a participating exhibitor in the SeaBox, Inc. grand opening exposition being held Friday, 22 July, 2011. New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is scheduled to speak at the grand opening exposition. SeaBox, Inc., the leading supplier of military and specially designed containers, purchased and...

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2011-06-17 08:51:48

Whether at sea, on rail, stacked or stored, shipping containers can now be tracked worldwide via satellite with Cont-Trak, developed through ESA's telecommunications program. Field trials have been carried out at a container depot in Halifax, Canada to test different stacking situations, and during shipping from Europe to North America. Containers were fitted with Cont-Trak terminals, set to provide reports every four hours, and sent on their normal routes. These tests achieved seamless...

2011-04-04 16:58:30

Study evaluates properties of biocontainers compared to plastic Containers made from plastics are used in most traditional greenhouse operations. While plastic containers are practical, strong, and can be formed to any size, shape, or color, the extensive use of these petroleum-based containers creates significant waste disposal problems for the greenhouse industry and consumers. One example: a 2008 report found that a typical greenhouse operation in California discards over 3560 pounds of...


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