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Leading Home Textiles Brand Announces First-Ever Fair Trade Certified(TM) Bath Towel Collection for Spring 2015 BERKELEY, Calif., Feb.
Dr. Josh Udall Recognized at International Cotton Genome Initiative Workshop NEW YORK, Jan. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dr.
The Company's Latest Fashion Collection Boasts its Signature Pesticide and Chlorine Bleach Free Cotton to Maximize the Comfort and Safeguard the Health of Young Children WINDHAM, N.H.,
New Market Research Report on Global Carbon Black For Textile Fibers Market Analysis, Size And Segment Forecasts To 2020 has been published by Grand View Research.
DALLAS, December 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports.com adds "2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Nitrocellulose Industry" and "2014 Deep Research Report
DUBLIN, December 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/m8bxd5/global_and_china) has announced the addition of the "Global
Cotton swabs, made of a small wad of cotton wrapped around both ends of a short rod, are commonly used in a variety of applications including first aid, cosmetics application, cleaning, and arts and crafts. Leo Gerstenzang created the cotton swab in the 1920s after attaching cotton to toothpicks. The product eventually went on to be called the "Q-tip" which became a generic trademark for cotton swabs in the USA. The product is often used to clean the ear although doctors have said for used...
The boll weevil (Anthonomus grandis) is a beetle which has an average length of one-quarter inch (6 millimeters). The insect crossed the Rio Grande near Brownsville, Texas to enter the United States from Mexico in 1892 and reached southeastern Alabama in 1915. It remains the most destructive cotton pest in North America. By the mid 1920s it had entered all cotton growing regions in the U.S. On December 11, 1919, the citizens of Enterprise, Alabama erected a monument to the boll weevil, the...
Tropical tree, Bombax ceiba, is a member of the genus Bombax. It is more familiarly known as the Cotton Tree. In areas of Malay, Indonesia, Southern China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan the tree is commonly planted. Chinese historical accounts tell of an ancient king of Nam Yuet, Chiu To, who offered the tree as a gift to the Emperor of Han Dynasty in 2nd Century B.C. Also, the tree, which is referred to as Semal, is commonly planted in parks and along roadsides in India. New Delhi, specifically...
- The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
- A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.