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2014-09-19 12:25:01

DALLAS, September 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to market research report, "Lyophilization Market by Equipment Type (Benchtop, Mobile, Industrial, & Laboratory), Industry (Food, Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, Surgical Procedure, & Others), Technology (Tray-style, Manifold, & Rotary) & Geography - Global Trends & Forecast to 2019", published by MarketsandMarkets, defines and segments the lyophilization market on the basis of various types, applications,...

2014-09-19 04:22:18

DUBLIN, September 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dublin - Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/lp7vng/worldwide_prepreg) has announced the addition of the "Worldwide Prepreg Competitive Analysis and Leadership Study 2014" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/lp7vng/worldwide_prepreg ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The global prepreg market is expected to reach an estimated value...

2014-09-18 23:06:11

Product Solves the Problem of Construction Site Dust; Now Available Nationwide Schaumburg, IL (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 The new BuildClean™ Dust Control System is proving itself a boon to contractors and homeowners alike as it eliminates the top remodeling complaint: construction dust that overtakes the home, causes potential health issues, and makes it “unlivable” during the project. Now available nationwide, the BuildClean system allows contractors to virtually eliminate airborne...

2014-09-18 23:03:26

ItsHot.com, a leading diamond jewelry manufacturer, wholesaler, and retailer in NY, is now offering a 65-80% discount on its attractive collection of diamond wedding bands, including a whopping 71% off on its 14K Gold Pave Diamond Wedding Band 0.93ct. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 ItsHot.com, a leading diamond jewelry manufacturer, wholesaler, and retailer in NY, is now offering a 65-80% discount on its attractive collection of diamond wedding bands, including a whopping 71% off...

2014-09-18 16:22:24

LONDON, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China man-made fibers (cellulose fiber) manufacturing industry, 2014 is valuable for anyone who wants to invest in the man-made fibers (cellulose fiber) manufacturing industry, to get Chinese investments; to import into China or export from China, to build factories and take advantage of lower costs in China, to partner with one of the key Chinese corporations, to get market shares as China is boosting its domestic needs; to forecast the future...

2014-09-18 16:20:26

DUBLIN, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Opportunities for Adhesive in Global Automotive Industry 2014-2019: Trends, Forecasts and Opportunity Analysis" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Growth in the production of passenger cars and light commercial vehicle, and increasing penetration of lightweight materials and plastics in automotive are likely to boost the global automotive adhesives...

2014-09-18 12:34:48

KWN Kids from US, Germany, Czech Republic, Germany, Japan, New Zealand, Thailand & Panama Short Listed for Documentary Video Prize NEWARK, N.J., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Panasonic Corporation announced the finalists of its 2014 Kid Witness News Global Contest, a video education program that empowers kids to make compelling short videos about places, topics and people important to them. The winner of the 2014 KWN Global Contest will be announced Oct. 15 at the 25th annual KWN...

2014-09-18 12:21:53

BELLEVILLE, Wis., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Francois Family of Companies is thrilled to be celebrating their 75(th) Anniversary this October. Both Francois Oil and Francois Ford have enjoyed the past 75 years as locally-owned and family-operated businesses. Seventy-five years ago, J.C. Francois opened the doors to his very own service and gas station, the Cities Service Gas Station, later developed into a Ford dealership called Francois Ford. Starting in the early 70s,...

2014-09-17 23:16:22

September 17: Global futurist and best selling author Jack Uldrich to discuss technologies affecting the future of manufacturing in Chicago at the Packaging Machine Manufacturers Institute. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 When your vision is to be the leading global resource for packaging and processing, and your mission is to improve and promote members’ abilities to succeed in a global marketplace calling in a global futurist like Jack Uldrich to discuss the latest technologies...

2014-09-17 23:15:38

Manufacturing Day, the annual celebration of manufacturing in North America, has announced the Grand Prize winner of its first annual Manufacturing Day Video Contest. Rockford, Illinois (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 Manufacturing Day, the annual celebration of manufacturing in North America, has announced the Grand Prize winner of its first annual Manufacturing Day Video Contest. Waukesha Metal Products, with plants in Grafton and Sussex, Wis., was selected as the overall winner by a panel...


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2010-12-03 22:59:13

The Post-it note is a piece of stationery designed for temporarily attaching notes to documents and other surfaces through the use of a strip of adhesive on the back. They are most commonly seen in a 3-inch square and yellow in color although they can come in a variety of shapes, colors, and sizes. A low-tack adhesive allows the notes to be stuck and removed quickly with no residue left behind. Art Fry, of 3M, created the post-it note by using an adhesive developed by a colleague. 3M was...

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2010-12-03 22:35:03

Kevlar, a trademark of para-aramid synthetic fiber, is related to other aramids such as Nomex and Technora. DuPont developed Kevlar in 1965 and was first commercially used in the 1970s as a replacement for steel in racing tires. Its normal form is as a rope or a sheet of fabric that can be used as an ingredient in composite material components. Kevlar is used in bicycle tires, racing sails, and body armor due to its high tensile strength-to-weight ratio. Twaron, produced in 1978, is a...

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2010-11-19 17:31:54

Kevlar, a trademark of para-aramid synthetic fiber, is related to other aramids such as Nomex and Technora. DuPont developed Kevlar in 1965 and was first commercially used in the 1970s as a replacement for steel in racing tires. Its normal form is as a rope or a sheet of fabric that can be used as an ingredient in composite material components. Kevlar is used in bicycle tires, racing sails, and body armor due to its high tensile strength-to-weight ratio. Twaron, produced in 1978, is a...

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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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2010-10-11 19:45:07

Nylon, a synthetic polymer, was first produced by Wallace Carothers in 1935. It is one of the most commonly used polymers. The thermoplastic, silky material was first used in a nylon-bristled toothbrush, then women's stockings. Nylon was made of repeating units linked by amide bonds and is frequently referred to as ppolyamide (PA). There are two common methods of making nylon for fiber applications. It was the first commercially successful synthetic polymer. It was originally intended...

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Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'