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2014-05-15 23:02:35

Electronic Component News has named W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc. (Gore) as a winner in its 2014 ECN IMPACT Awards, an exclusive recognition of the products and services that had the greatest impact on the electronic components industry during 2013. Landenberg, PA (PRWEB) May 15, 2014 Electronic Component News has named W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc. (Gore) as a winner in its 2014 ECN IMPACT Awards, an exclusive recognition of the products and services that had the greatest impact...

2014-01-16 12:28:47

Company has appeared in every listing of the "100 Best Companies to Work For" NEWARK, Del., Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A non-hierarchical, team-based workplace might sound foreign to many, but at W. L. Gore & Associates, this type of unconventional culture has driven innovation and business success for 56 years. It has also earned Gore recognition on the "FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For®" list for 17 consecutive years, including the No. 22 spot on the 2014 list,...

2013-06-30 23:00:23

Motorcycle protective apparel dealer introduces brand new Klim adventure motorcycle and snow gear. West New York, NJ (PRWEB) July 01, 2013 Klim is a premier motorcycle brand known for their collection of motorcycle and snow gear. Klim has become a popular brand in the Dual Sport, Adventure and Off-Road rider community due to its durable, comfortable and functional gear. Every product that Klim makes is built to be versatile enough to take on any condition you might encounter. The most...

2011-01-20 11:37:00

NEWARK, Del., Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With its unique, non-hierarchical, team-based culture, global manufacturing company W. L. Gore & Associates has once again earned a spot on FORTUNE magazine's annual list of the 100 Best Companies to Work for in America. The company is ranked No. 31. This marks Gore's 14th consecutive appearance on the list, making it one of a select few workplaces to appear in every edition of the rankings. (Photo:...


Latest Gore-Tex Reference Libraries

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2010-11-19 16:45:45

Registered to W. L. Gore, Gore-Tex is a waterproof/breathable fabric that was co-invented by Wilbert L. Gore and Rowena Taylor. In 1976, Robert Gore was granted a patent for a porous form of polytetrafluoroethylene with a micro-structure characterized by nodes interconnected by fibrils. Gore was inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame in 2006. PTFE is created by using an emulsion polymerization process that utilizes the fluorosurfactant PFOA. Gore-Tex materials are typically...

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cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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