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A Little Plastic In Your Toothpaste?

Rayshell Clapper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online If you were to search for the definition of polyethylene in the Oxford Dictionary, this is what would come up: “A tough, light, flexible synthetic resin made by polymerizing ethylene,...

Latest Crest Stories

2014-08-14 23:08:12

The expansion of SmartPractice’s dental supply selection provides practices with more choices from Crest + Oral-B and GSK and products by newly-added vendors Air Techniques and Denterprise. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 In direct response to requests from dental practices, SmartPractice® recently expanded its dental supplies selection. More products from Crest + Oral-B and GSK have been added. Plus, products from Air Techniques and Denterprise as a result of new authorized...

2014-07-15 08:28:58

BRONX, N.Y., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gold Crest Care Center is taking steps to reduce its carbon footprint, minimize its environmental impact and cut back on emissions. To do this, the nursing care facility will begin using environmentally safe products like smart cars, low-energy light fixtures and LED light bulbs. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140714/126808 Gold Crest Care Center is now taking steps to reduce its environmental impact, beginning with the use of...

2014-05-22 16:20:24

NEW YORK, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Earlier this year, the legendary yacht builder Lazzara Yachts and their sole investor, The Crest Group LLC, dissolved their partnership after years of collaboration and growth. The Crest Group LLC's managing partner, Enrico Scarda said that they have parted due to Lazzara's inability to reach the terms set forth at the beginning of their joint venture. "Lazzara Yachts and The Crest Group LLC have done many great things these past few years. We...

2014-05-21 23:01:43

Dr. Wells of South Charlotte Dentistry in Charlotte NC Responds to Concerns around Plastic in Toothpaste Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 South Charlotte Dentist, Dr. James Wells, recently discovered a report that claims certain toothpastes contain tiny plastic particles. “It is a concern of mine because these pieces of plastic can get lodge into my patients’ gums,” said Dr. Wells. Until further research is done, Dr. Wells cannot be sure how this plastic might affect oral health...

2014-04-17 08:33:12

NEW YORK, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Moxian China, Inc., (OTCQB Symbol: MOXC) a social commerce platform company, announced today that on March 20, 2014 the Company was granted eligibility status by the Depository Trust Company ("DTC"), which allows the Company's shares to be transferred electronically by the DTC. The Depository Trust Company (DTC) is a subsidiary of the Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation DTCC, and manages the electronic clearing and settlement of...

2014-04-15 08:28:39

DUBLIN, Apr. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/7psw2j/dental_care ) has announced the addition of the "Dental Care Market in China" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) The analysts forecast the Dental Care market in China to grow at a CAGR of 5.87 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the growing awareness for personal hygiene...

2014-02-03 12:26:43

Welcome to the Oral Care Revolution... NEW ORLEANS, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- There has not been an innovation in toothpaste in over a century. Up until two years ago, the active ingredient in commercially available toothpastes has been toxic fluoride. Theodent(TM) changed that by launching the first and only line of chocolate-based, safe-to-swallow toothpastes, replacing fluoride with a patented chocolate extract called Rennou(TM). Research proves that Rennou(TM) works better...

2014-01-29 08:33:42

Global Digital Payments Provider Recognized in "Head of the Class," "Boundary Buster - Program" and "Boundary Buster - Company" Categories FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wave Crest Group Limited, Wave Crest, a multi-currency digital payments platform that offers full-service on a global scale, has been recognized with three 2014 Paybefore Awards. Given for excellence in the worldwide prepaid, mobile and emerging payments industry, Paybefore Awards recognize top companies...

2013-09-03 23:20:17

Oral Health America releases a public opinion survey focused on the oral health of older adults - the emphasis of the 4th Annual Fall for Smiles Campaign. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) September 03, 2013 Ten thousand adults reach retirement age in the United States every day, but only two percent retain dental benefits. As older adults continue to age, other health problems complicate oral care, exacerbating already existing oral health issues, stretching already small budgets, and often making...


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2006-10-19 13:17:20

The Umbrella Cockatoo or White Cockatoo, Cacatua alba, is a medium-sized cockatoo prevalent to the islands of Halmahera, Bacan, Ternate, Tidore, Kasiruta and Mandiole in North Maluku, Indonesia. At first sight it appears to be a white parrot with brown or black eyes and a dark gray beak. If it is surprised, it extends a large and striking crest, which has a semicircular shape (similar to an umbrella, hence the name). The crest is normally reclining. The undersides of the wings and tail...

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2006-10-19 13:15:12

The Moluccan Cockatoo, Cacatua moluccensis, also known as Salmon-crested Cockatoo is a cockatoo endemic to south Moluccas in eastern Indonesia. They inhabit lowland forests below 3280 feet. The diet consists mainly of seeds, nuts and fruit, as well as coconuts. At 20 inches, it is the largest of the white cockatoos. The female is larger than the males on average. It has white-pink feathers with a definite peachy glow, a slight yellow on the underwing and a large retractable recumbent crest...

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2006-10-19 13:13:00

The Blue-eyed Cockatoo, Cacatua ophthalmica, is a large white parrot prevalent to lowland forests and hills of New Britain in Papua New Guinea. It is also the only cockatoo found in the Bismarck Archipelago. This 20 inch long bird has an erectile yellow white crest, gray colored beak and feet, and prominent light blue ring around the eye, all of which give this cockatoo its name. Both sexes are similar, however the male has dark brown iris while the female's are reddish brown. The...

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2006-10-19 13:11:05

The Citron-crested Cockatoo, Cacatua sulphurea citrinocristata, is a medium-sized cockatoo prevalent to Sumba and Lesser Sunda Islands in Indonesia. The Citron-crested Cockatoo is classified as an endangered species. Its numbers in the wild have declined due to habitat loss and illegal trapping for the cage-bird trade. This bird has an orange crest, dark gray beak, pale orange ear patches, and strong feet and claws. The undersides of the larger wing and tail feathers have a pale yellow...

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2006-10-19 13:09:29

The Yellow-crested Cockatoo, Cacatua sulphurea, is a medium-sized cockatoo inhabitant to wooded and cultivated areas of Timor-Leste and Indonesia's islands of Bali, Timor, Sulawesi and Lesser Sunda Islands. There is also a feral population of these birds in Hong Kong. The large group has apparently developed from a number of caged birds that have been released into the wild over many years. The Yellow-crested Cockatoo is about 13.75 inches long. It has all-white feathers, bluish bare...

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