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2013-11-05 23:24:05

Development of New Plasma Pulse Tools To Be Made in the U.S.A Houston, Texas (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 Novas Energy USA, a wholly owned subsidiary of Propell Technologies Group, Inc is pleased to report that it has entered into a Engineering, Procurement and Construction Agreement with a privately held engineering firm for the development and manufacturing of new plasma pulse enhanced oil recovery tools to be made the United States. Propell has paid the engineering firm $105,000 towards...

2013-10-11 23:25:47

The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has recently issued a Drug Safety Announcement and approved a Black Box Warning, one of the harshest warnings, for Pfizer’s antibiotic intravenous (IV) drug Tygacil®. In particular, the FDA warns prescribing doctors and consumers that use of the IV drug Tygacil® is associated with an increased risk of death in comparison to other antibiotic drugs and that the IV antibiotic Tygacil® should only be used in situations where...

Bacteria's Nitrogen-Rich Diet Helped Clean Up Gulf Of Mexico Oil Spill
2013-08-30 13:17:58

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Releasing 210 million gallons of crude into the Gulf of Mexico, the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill has been described as one of the greatest man-made ecological disasters to ever impact the region. However, the native bacteria on gulf beaches were able to metabolize the contamination from the spill by supplementing their diet with nitrogen, according to research being presented today at the European Association of Geochemistry’s...

2013-07-29 23:22:49

Huston predicts that IPv4 exhaustion within the ARIN region will occur between May and December of 2014; businesses becoming increasingly familiar with the IPv4 market as the only solution for acquiring space today for a post-exhaustion world. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) July 29, 2013 Geoff Huston B.Sc., M.Sc., and Chief Scientist at the Regional Internet Registry serving the Asia Pacific region, has predicted that the American Registry of Internet Numbers (ARIN) will run out of IPv4...

Gulf Of Mexico Bacteria Found To Break Down And Consume Crude Oil
2013-04-09 09:49:28

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online When it happened in 2010, the Deepwater Horizon oil spill released 210 million gallons of oil into the Gulf of Mexico and was described as one of the greatest man-made ecological disasters to ever impact the region. However, new research presented at the 245th National Meeting & Exposition of the American Chemical Society (ACS) in New Orleans this week suggested that the Gulf has a natural mechanism capable of breaking down spilled...

2013-02-26 23:01:31

Business Review Commends Envent´s Dedication to Education of Workplace Safety with Article Featured in BIC Magazine Providing Readers with Steps to Take to Ensure Safe Degassing Operations New York, New York (PRWEB) February 26, 2013 Business Review announced today Brian Miller, Envent Corporation´s Director of Health, Safety and Environment, will represent the company´s dedication to workplace safety in BIC Magazine, North America´s largest free, multi-industry,...

2012-10-01 23:02:58

IMDG Code provides advice on shipping guidelines for mariners and industries that transport dangerous goods by sea MIAMI (PRWEB) October 01, 2012 The new International Marine Dangerous Goods (IMDG) Code 2012 36th Amendment, the international guide for transporting hazardous goods by sea, is now available for pre-sale order from Air Sea containers, Inc. (ASC) for the discounted price of $207 (versus the average list price of $235) and can be ordered via the ASC website at...

Word of the Day
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'