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2014-04-23 20:21:05

DUBLIN, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/x47l77/china_coal_tar) has announced the addition of the "China Coal Tar Industry Report" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/x47l77/china_coal_tar ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Amid China's economic slowdown in 2013, the coke price continued to fall and the coking industry remained weak,...

2014-04-23 20:20:42

LONDON, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Oil and Chemicals Storage Industry Outlook in South and Central America, 2014 - Capacity Analysis, Forecasts and Details of All Operating and Planned Storage Terminalshttp://www.reportbuyer.com/chemicals/petrochemicals/oil_chemicals_storage_industry_outlook_south_central_america_2015.html Oil and Chemicals Storage Industry Outlook in South and Central America, 2014 - Capacity Analysis,...

2014-04-23 16:36:22

TORONTO, April 23, 2014 /CNW/ - Celestica Inc. (NYSE, TSX: CLS), a global leader in the delivery of end-to-end product lifecycle solutions, today released its 2013 Sustainability Report, outlining the company's commitment to sustainability and its recent environmental and social achievements. Celestica's 2013 Sustainability Report highlights the company's sustainability strategy and key activities and milestones for each of its focus areas including employee sustainability,...

2014-04-23 16:34:23

DUBLIN, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/f3svqg/global_electronic) has announced the addition of the "Global Electronic Chemicals and Materials Market 2014-2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/f3svqg/global_electronic ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The analysts forecast the Global Electronic Chemicals and Materials market to grow...

2014-04-23 16:32:44

SASKATOON, SK, April 23, 2014 /CNW/ - The FNA Strategic Agriculture Institute (FNA-STAG), a not-for-profit informational research organization, has launched a mobile application that could have a major impact on how farmers price inputs and on researchers' ability to find reliable farm input price data. The application, called AgPriceBook, is available to all farmers free of charge through either the Apple or Google Play app stores. A "small idea with large potential," the app...

2014-04-23 16:32:29

OTTAWA, April 23, 2014 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) applauds the British Columbia government for supporting a FPInnovations research project aimed at developing innovative biomaterials from wood fibre. The province has announced that it is providing $2.25 million toward the research and development of cellulose filaments (CF), flexible fibres extracted from pulp that can be used in everything from plastic packaging to photographic film to panels in...

2014-04-23 16:23:54

TAMPA, Fla., April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WRS Infrastructure & Environment, Inc. (WRS), a leading provider of environmental remediation, civil construction and, technical services today announced the opening of its new regional office in Denver, Colorado to meet the increasing demand of its long standing clients in the oil & gas, petrochemical, mining and energy industries as well as Federal and State Agencies. This new office marks the continued growth of the organization...

2014-04-23 16:23:33

MINNEAPOLIS, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Appliance Recycling Centers of America, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARCI) today announced that it will report first quarter financial results for the period ended March 29, 2014, after the market closes on May 5, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140210/CG62255LOGO The Company will hold a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Central Time on Tuesday, May 6, 2014, to discuss its first quarter financial results. To participate in the conference call,...

2014-04-23 16:23:30

DUBLIN, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9w8z66/drilling_waste) has announced the addition of the "Drilling Waste Management Market by Services, Applications & Geography - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9w8z66/drilling_waste ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Waste management technology is...

2014-04-23 16:23:03

ZF Energy Development LLC, and the Perfect Power Institute are launching the first PEER(TM)-certified industrial energy projects, marking the inaugural implementation of the PEER industry standards program in the industrial and commercial sectors. NEW YORK, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ZF Energy Development LLC and the Perfect Power Institute are launching the first PEER(TM)-certified industrial energy projects. Developed by the Perfect Power Institute, a non-profit that...


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White Faced Darter, Leucorrhinia dubia
2014-04-22 14:10:38

The white-faced darter (Leucorrhinia dubia), also known as the small whiteface, is a species of dragonfly that can be found in northern areas of Europe and northwestern areas of Asia. Its range includes Austria, Belgium, China, France, Germany, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Spain, the Ukraine, and the United Kingdom, among other areas. It prefers to reside in bogs near lakes and other water sources with abundant tree cover. It can be seen between May and July in Great Britain, but is active during...

Hartweg’s Pine, Pinus hartwegii
2014-04-22 13:27:36

Hartweg’s pine (Pinus hartwegii) is found growing in the mountains of  Mexico and Central America east to Honduras. This tree was discovered and named in 1838 by Karl Hartweg. The Hartweg’s pine is related to the Pinus Montezuma species which has shorter needles, as well as smaller cones and grows at lower altitudes. The Hartweg Pine grows at altitudes of 8200-14100 feet above sea level forming the alpine tree line in the higher mountains of Mexico. This pine tolerates dry winters,...

Termitaradus mitnicki
2014-04-22 12:18:11

Termitaradus mitnicki is an extinct species of true bug that once lived during the Miocene Burdigalian age. It was discovered encased in amber on the island of Hispaniola. The amber holds one female specimen, the only specimen from which the species is known, that is housed at the University of Kansas Natural History Museum. It was first described by Michael S. Engel who published his findings in the Zookeys online journal in 2009. It is thought that Termitaradus mitnicki resided in...

Nesagapostemon
2014-04-22 12:04:18

Nesagapostemon is a genus that holds one species of extinct sweat bee, known as Nesagapostemon moronei, which once lived during the Miocene period. It is known from a single female specimen encased in amber that was mined on the island of Hispaniola. The amber holds bubbles and three worker bees of another species, hindering the visibility of the Nesagapostemon specimen. This species was named after Ettore Morone and was first described by Dr. Michael S. Engel in the ZooKeys online journal in...

Goblet-marked Damselfly, Erythromma lindenii
2014-04-22 11:54:21

The goblet-marked damselfly (Erythromma lindenii), also known as the blue-eye, is a species of damselfly that can be found in southwestern and southern areas of Europe. Its range includes Albania, Belgium, Croatia, France Germany, Greece, Iran, Italy, Morocco, Poland, Portugal, Serbia, Turkey, and Ukraine, among many other areas. This species can also be found in Africa and Asia, but its highest concentrations are thought to occur in the Mediterranean. It prefers to reside near large or slow...

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