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2014-10-14 16:22:50

LONDON, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Use this report to:- Identify reasons behind re-evaluating water as a strategic element in the value chain as seen by oil and gas companies.- Learn about treatment technologies which includes performance data as well as capital and operating-cost information.- Gain information on the role of government in support of global markets, including regulatory support, government requirements and promotional incentives for varioustechnologies....

2014-10-14 16:22:48

LONDON, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Use this report to:- Receive a comprehensive analysis of the current status of China's recycling market and assess its growth potential over the 5-year period from 2013 to 2018.- Receive information on important laws and regulations in the industry.- Receive information on major segments in recycling industry and various recycling technologies- Receive information on international aspects of recycling, including a discussion of imports and exports...

2014-10-14 16:22:17

LONDON, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This BCC Research report covers the bioplastics industry which is one of the fastest growing sectors since the past decade. Once considered as biodegradable plastics, bioplastics has recorded considerable growth due to its role in reducing use of petroleum as feedstock, its pricing volatility, and its occasional role as a political weapon, thus, resulting in sustainability. This report also reviews the various types of bioplastics, along with the...

2014-10-14 16:21:33

HOUSTON, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Advancements in new clean diesel technology that has resulted in a transit buses with near zero emissions is being adopted by U.S. transit officials at a faster pace than other large vehicle sectors, according to Ezra Finkin, the Director of Policy for the Diesel Technology Forum. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120201/MM46474LOGO Finkin made his comments today at the American Public Transportation Association's (APTA) Expo Bus and...

2014-10-14 16:21:11

Ocean Networks Canada's Smart Ocean initiative is helping to achieve a World-Class Tanker Safety System VANCOUVER, Oct. 14, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, announced today that the Government of Canada will provide up to $20-million over three years to Ocean Networks Canada (ONC) for its Smart Ocean initiative, which supports the World-Class Tanker Safety System. The funding will allow ONC to transform the oceanographic data it collects into navigational safety...

2014-10-14 16:20:58

WASHINGTON, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) spacecraft has provided scientists their first look at a storm of energetic solar particles at Mars, produced unprecedented ultraviolet images of the tenuous oxygen, hydrogen, and carbon coronas surrounding the Red Planet, and yielded a comprehensive map of highly-variable ozone in the atmosphere underlying the coronas. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081007/38461LOGO...

MAVEN Spectrograph
2014-10-14 13:58:49

Provided by Dwayne Brown, Nancy Jones, and Bill Steigerwald / NASA NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) spacecraft has provided scientists their first look at a storm of energetic solar particles at Mars, produced unprecedented ultraviolet images of the tenuous oxygen, hydrogen, and carbon coronas surrounding the Red Planet, and yielded a comprehensive map of highly-variable ozone in the atmosphere underlying the coronas. The spacecraft, which entered Mars' orbit Sept....

2014-10-14 12:32:05

ALAMEDA, Calif., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Blymyer Engineers, the nation's leading solar design firm, announced today the cumulative effect of its engineering designs for solar projects has reduced carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions nationally by 1,171,000 metric tons per year, or a whopping 26,933,000 metric tons over the lifetime of these solar projects. According to EPA removing just one million metric tons of CO2 from the atmosphere is equal to the emissions from cars driving...

2014-10-14 12:29:40

DUBLIN, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Laboratory Plastic Ware Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The Global and Chinese Laboratory Plastic Ware Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global laboratory plastic ware industry with a focus on the Chinese situation. The report provides a basic overview of the...

2014-10-14 12:29:13

DUBLIN, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Carbon Brush Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The Global and Chinese Carbon Brush Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global carbon brush industry with a focus on the Chinese situation. The report provides a basic overview of the industry including definitions,...


Latest Environment Reference Libraries

Papaver rhoeas
2014-10-16 11:37:39

Papaver rhoeas is a species of flowering plant. The common, widespread plant may also be referred to as the Corn poppy, the Corn rose, the Field poppy, Flanders poppy, the Red poppy, the Red weed coquelicot and the Headache. This member of the poppy family Papaveraceae, can be found in Europe in agricultural fields, roadsides and wasteland. The plant is known to give off a foul odor and is considered an agricultural weed. P. rhoeas will often flower in late spring or in the warmer fall...

Papaver orientale
2014-10-16 11:34:49

Papaver orientale is a species of flowering plant. This perennial plant (surviving more than 2 years)may also be referred to as the Oriental poppy and it is a member of the Papaveraceae family. P. orientale can be found in northeastern Turkey and northern Iran. P. orientale commonly grows between 2 and 3 feet and its flowers will commonly bloom from June till July. Flowers are scarlet red, orange or pink in color with purple centers. Long stalks produce thistle-like gray or green leaves...

Papaver nudicaule
2014-10-15 11:29:10

Papaver nudicaule is a flowering plant species. This species may also be referred to as the Arctic poppy or the Iceland poppy. The species belongs to the Papaveraceae family. This plant is a short- lived species that is commonly grown as a biennial or annual plant. P. nudicaule plants can be found in the Asian mountain areas and north into arctic regions in Europe and North America. P. nudicaule produces large, fragrant flowers that can be grown in a variety of different colors from white,...

Nelumbo nucifera
2014-10-15 11:26:21

Nelumbo nucifera is a flowering plant species. This plant may also be commonly referred to as the Indian lotus, the Sacred lotus, Bean of India or simply, Lotus. N. nucifera is an aquatic plant and along with one other species, it makes up the Nelumbonaceae family. The species is a perennial plant meaning it lives longer than 2 years. In fact, the oldest lotus germination was found in northeastern China and came from seeds that were 1,300 years old. N. nucifera is rooted on the bottom of...

Hydrastis canadensis
2014-10-15 11:19:10

Hydrastis canadensis is an herb species. This herb may also be referred to as orangeroot or yellow puccoon and most commonly, Goldenseal. It is a perennial herb, meaning the species survives longer than 2 years. H. canadensis belongs to the Ranunculales family and can be found in southeastern Canada and northeastern United States. H. canadensis has a purple stem with tiny hairs that grow above ground. It has a thick, tangled rootstock or underground stem. This species produces 2 leaves....

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