Latest Cyanide Stories

2008-08-13 18:00:35

By Hector Gutierrez The FBI and local authorities are trying to sort out the mystery of what happened to a man found dead at the Burnsley Hotel in Denver's Capitol Hill neighborhood with a foreign substance that the coroner's office said might be cyanide. On Tuesday, the man was identified as Saleman Abdirahman Dirie, a 29-year-old Canadian. Denver police said they believe he had been dead for several days before officers found him Monday morning. "Because of the suspicious nature of the...

2008-08-06 03:00:35

Death Magnetic Will Be Released Worldwide on September 12th Warner Bros. Records Brian Bumbery/Renee Harrison 818-953-3203 brian.bumbery@wbr.com renee.harrison@wbr.com Metallica have announced their tenth studio album, Death Magnetic, will be released globally on Friday, September 12th. News about Death Magnetic has been flowing out of Metallica's camp via the band's official website (www.metallica.com) and a brand- new site, missionmetallica.com, which offers users a unique,...

2008-08-04 09:00:46

PALM DESERT, Calif., Aug. 4, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- U.S. Mine Makers, Inc. (Pink Sheets:USMM) prides itself as "eco-friendly," and this company model is evident in the gold and platinum recovery process they have developed and are implementing in their new pilot plant. The company's new pilot plant and their future full-scale production plant are being designed to be much more environmentally friendly than gold processing plants that have traditionally used highly toxic forms of Cyanide to...

2008-07-31 18:00:36

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - July 31, 2008) - BioteQ Environmental Technologies Inc. (TSX:BQE), a leader in the treatment of metal and sulphate contaminated water, announces that construction of its new treatment plant at the Lluvia de Oro gold mine site in Mexico is substantially complete, at an estimated capital cost of $5.2 million. Based on the existing schedule, BioteQ will be gradually ramping up production at the plant over the remainder of the third quarter, to coincide...

2008-07-10 15:00:43

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - July 10, 2008) - Pediment Exploration Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:PEZ)(OTCBB:PEZFF)(FRANKFURT:P5E) ("Pediment Exploration" or the "Company") is very pleased to report the results from bottle roll testing of its initial set of nine composite samples of its Los Planes gold zone. Samples were grouped and composited for the Company by SGS Laboratories to test "high", "median" and "low" gold grade material from each of oxide, oxide-sulphide mix, and sulphide ore...

2008-06-30 14:34:23

Scientists have determined how to fortify the cassava plant, a staple root crop in many developing countries, with enough vitamins, minerals and protein to provide the poor and malnourished with a day's worth of nutrition in a single meal. The researchers have further engineered the cassava plant so it can resist the crop's most damaging viral threats and are refining methods to reduce cyanogens, substances that yield poisonous cyanide if they are not properly removed from the food before...

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  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.