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Acetaldehyde Carcinogen In Alcohol
2012-08-23 05:45:59

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Evidence was revealed Wednesday at the 244th National Meeting & Exposition of the American Chemical Society that alcohol could perhaps have a carcinogenic substance in it that causes cancer. Silvia Balbo of Masonic Cancer Center at the University of Minnesota said at the press conference redOrbit attended that the results of the study are the first to provide evidence that alcohol has carcinogenic effects on living humans. The...

New Way to Track Formaldehyde Developed By NASA
2012-08-10 08:39:47

NASA scientist Tom Hanisco is helping to fill a big gap in scientists' understanding of how much urban pollution -- and more precisely formaldehyde -- ultimately winds up in Earth's upper atmosphere where it can wreak havoc on Earth's protective ozone layer. He and his team at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md., have developed an automated, lightweight, laser-induced fluorescence device that measures the levels of this difficult-to-measure organic compound in the lower...

2012-07-19 23:00:14

Home Air Check announces that its do-it-yourself home air quality test identifies air pollutants that are of concern to pregnant women. Toxic chemicals like formaldehyde, benzene, toluene, xylene, and others can be emitted into the air as VOCs from many common household products and materials and go undetected, thus increasing the health risks to pregnant women and their unborn babies. The simple indoor air quality test can alert pregnant women of the presence of these potentially harmful...

2012-05-28 23:02:37

White Lotus Home, a company that began on the first Earth Day, 1981, honors the spirit of Earth Day by collaborating with green living experts from around the country to bring helpful tips on making sure homes, particularly bedrooms, are non-toxic. Highland Park, NJ (PRWEB) May 27, 2012 White Lotus Home, a company that began on the first Earth Day, 1981, honors the spirit of Earth Day by collaborating with green living experts from around the country to bring helpful tips on making sure...

2012-01-20 18:00:00

The global formaldehyde production and consumption happed to reach a perfect balance in 2010 — the both figures reached around 29 tonnes. However, the demand is projected to go up steeply leaving the production volumes behind. Comprehensive review of the formaldehyde market is presented in the new market research report “Formaldehyde: 2012 World Market Outlook and Forecast up to 2017” recently published by Merchant Research & Consulting Ltd. London, UK (PRWEB) January...

2012-01-18 20:30:00

One of AMRESCO´s newest innovative products, Rapid Formaldehyde-Free RNA Gel Kit, offers improved safety for both lab personnel and the environment. Developed as an alternative to conventional formaldehyde RNA gels, the Rapid Formaldehyde-Free RNA Gel Kit includes a non-mutagenic RNA dye, which eliminates the need for ethidium bromide and special hazardous waste disposal. Solon, Ohio (PRWEB) January 18, 2012 AMRESCO´s Rapid Formaldehyde-Free RNA Gel Kit is optimal for labs...


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