Quantcast

Latest GBP Stories

2014-09-17 04:21:26

GLASGOW, Scotland, September 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- First antibacterial with a new mode of action from a truly novel class of anti-infective in over a decade MGB Biopharma, a biopharmaceutical company developing a truly novel class of anti-infectives, announces today that it has secured GBP4.0m ($6.4m) to advance the development of its lead antibacterial, MGB-BP-3, against a range of Gram-positive infections including Clostridium...

2014-09-15 08:33:08

LONDON, September 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- QuanTemplate, a pioneering cloud-platform bringing sophisticated analytics to the wholesale insurance industry, has secured seed funding from Anthemis Group and existing investors. QuanTemplate is a secure cloud platform for bespoke wholesale insurance and reinsurance information to be analysed and communicated between interested parties. The platform reduces time and cost spent on reporting and analytics, while increasing...

2014-09-02 20:20:58

LONDON, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: The Plastics Compounding Markethttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/148899/The-Plastics-Compounding-Market.html BACKGROUNDThis report is an update by a different author of one published in September 2009. The new researcher and writer is a Ph.D. chemical engineer who has written many BCC Research reports on plastics markets.The term "plastics" in this report refers to thermoplastic organic...

2014-09-02 12:31:14

WAKEFIELD, England, September 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading housebuilder Miller Homes has been granted planning approval for a development of 500 homes at City Fields in Wakefield. This is the first phase of a multi-million pound scheme which will eventually provide almost 2,700 homes in partnership with Wakefield Council on the east side of the City. Tim Williams, Strategic Land Manager for Miller Homes, said: "We are delighted that Wakefield Council has...

2014-09-01 16:20:28

LONDON, Sept. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: The Global Market for Composites: Resins, Fillers, Reinforcements, Natural Fibers & Nanocompositeshttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2009163/The-Global-Market-for-Composites-Resins-Fillers-Reinforcements-Natural-Fibers--Nanocomposites.html REASONS FOR DOING THE STUDYThe emergence of new technologies and markets warrants a reappraisal of the reinforced plastics market, often called...

2014-08-27 12:28:59

LONDON, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Biolubricants - A Global Market Overviewhttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2112733/Biolubricants---A-Global-Market-Overview.html `Global plant-based lubricants industry, in particular, is as yet in a nascent stage, though emergent regulatory impacts on lubricants offer the potential for increasing the consumption of biolubricants over the coming decade. Regulatory actions from the...

2014-08-27 12:26:58

GUILFORD, England, August 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To celebrate the fifth series of the popular BBC One series The Great British Bake Off, leading independent online literature retailer the Book People is offering a range of top baking books at low prices. Among the Book People's hand-picked selection of Great British baking books are such titles as Paul Hollywood's Bread, priced at only GBP6.99 - a GBP12 saving on the recommended retail price. In Bread, Great British...

2014-08-18 23:05:15

According to new report from BCC Research,the global market for plastic rigid food packaging is expected to increase to 37.2 billion pounds by 2019, which corresponds to a 3.7% compound annual growth rate (CAGR) from 2014 to 2019. Polyethylene terephthalate (PET) will retain its dominance over the next five years with a CAGR of 4.1%. Wellesley, Mass., (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 BCC Research (http://www.bccresearch.com) reveals in its new report, RIGID FOOD PACKAGING, the global market for...

2014-08-18 12:29:21

LONDON, August 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It should come as no surprise that our capital, London, features heavily in Britain's top 20 list of most expensive streets [http://www.primeresi.com/millionaires-rows-britains-top-20-most-expensive-streets-towns-and-areas/17903 ] , towns and areas. Streets in Kensington, Chelsea and Highgate appear at the top of the list, with the top 5, being; 1) Kensington Palace Gardens, London W8 2) The Boltons, London...

2014-07-25 08:28:09

NOTTINGHAM, England, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - Typical tech spend - GBP300 a year per household - Children now have an average of four gadgetseach - E.ON's'Saving Energy Toolkit' [https://www.eonenergy.com/for-your-home/saving-energy ] allows parents to monitor how much energy their household is using compared to similar homes UK parents are spending a combined GBP2.25 billion a year[1] on technology for their...


Latest GBP Reference Libraries

Ussuri Brown Bear, Ursus arctos lasiotus
2012-04-27 19:17:52

The Ussuri brown bear, sometimes called the black grizzly, can be found in many regions including the Korean Peninsula, Kunashiri Islands, northeastern China, Sakhalin, and the Shantar Islands, among other places. It is a subspecies of the brown bear. The Usurri brown bear is thought to be an ancestor of the North American brown bear, and may have traveled to its current locations from Alaska 13,000 years ago. This bear has many similarities to the Kamchatka brown bear, but its differences...

39_d2d043a8024f93212eaa4e54c2528629
2007-02-13 13:07:51

The Atlantic sturgeon (Acipenser oxyrhynchus oxyrinchus) is a member of the Acipenseridae family and is among one of the oldest fish species in the world. Its range extends from New Brunswick, Canada to the eastern coast of Florida. It was in great abundance when the first settlers came to America, but has since declined due to over-fishing and water pollution. It is considered threatened, endangered and even extinct in much of its original habitats. The fish can reach sixty years of age,...

More Articles (2 articles) »
Word of the Day
malpais
  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
'Malpais' translates from Spanish as 'bad land.'