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2014-10-22 12:23:32

GREENVILLE, SC, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Scio Diamond Technology Corporation (OTCBB: SCIO) (hereinafter "Scio Diamond" or the "Company") a manufacturer of lab-grown diamond for the gemstone and industrial marketplace, announced today that it has extended its credit facility with Platinum Capital Partners, LP. "The extension puts Scio Diamond in good standing on all terms and conditions of its credit facility. Platinum has been a strong financing partner for Scio Diamond and the...

2014-10-22 08:39:26

ReorderPoint.com identifies trends to allow businesses to make better purchasing decisions. HOLLYWOOD, Fla., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NumberCruncher is pleased to announce the release of its new cloud-based reorder point alert system called ReorderPoint.com. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141021/153419LOGO One of the biggest pain points facing product-based businesses in retail, wholesale distribution and manufacturing is how best to forecast inventory needs....

2014-10-22 08:21:36

ROCHESTER, Mich., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Suppliers Partnership for the Environment (SP) - an innovative partnership between automakers, their suppliers and the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) - hosted its 2(nd) Annual Sustainable Innovation Awards Ceremony on the evening of October 21 in Rochester, Michigan in conjunction with the organization's annual Summit on Accelerating Innovation. The annual awards program recognizes SP member companies for their...

2014-10-21 23:13:42

Diversified Machine Systems, Original Equipment Manufacturer of DMS CNC Routers, welcomes Christine Bollar to the Sales & Marketing Team as the new Marketing Assistant. Colorado Springs, CO (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 Diversified Machine Systems (DMS), an Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) of 3 Axis CNC & 5 Axis CNC Routers and Large Format Machining Centers expands the Sales & Marketing Team by welcoming Christine Bollar as the new Marketing Assistant. Originally from San...

2014-10-21 23:11:43

GreenTech Heat is launching their new ePro,120 volt electric heater and fan combination for the eradication of insects through heat treatments. (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 Specifically designed for easy handling in the field the new ePro Eradication Heater meets the same high standard specifications of its predecessor in the same size housing. Using 120 volts with 21,000 BTU’s of heat in combination with a 3500 CFM fan, it improves performance and reduces set up and take down times. Plus,...

2014-10-21 23:10:06

MarketReportsOnline.com adds "Global Home Textiles and Furnishings Market: Trends and Opportunities (2014-2019)" report to its research store. http://www.marketreportsonline.com/370960.html. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 Home textiles and furnishing sector forms a significant portion of overall textile industry. The sector offers a wide range of bedspreads, furnishing fabrics, curtains, rugs, carpets, placemats, cushion covers, table covers, linen, kitchen accessories,...

2014-10-21 23:09:41

Offering Integrates Supply Chain, Procurement, Finance and Risk Management Business Processes Orlando, FL (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 SCA Technologies, the leading provider of supply planning and margin management solutions, announced the release of enhanced capabilities in SCA PlannerTM today at the fall summit for NRA’s Supply Chain Management Executive Study Group. The new offering surpasses traditional approaches by breaking down silos and integrating key business processes across...

2014-10-21 16:23:05

Advanced Polymer Technology offers Melos Alternative Infills HARMONY, Pa., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Using nature as its guide, Melos GmbH (Melos) has created the Infill Bionic Fiber© by combining the advantages of the design of natural materials with the reliable durability of a proven EPDM infill granulate. The result is a soft, flexible surface and natural appearance, which promotes the adhesion of water and enhances its natural sliding behavior. Melos Infill Bionic Fiber is...

2014-10-21 16:22:44

DUBLIN, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Powder Metallurgy Market (Ferrous, Non-ferrous and Others) for Automotive, Electrical and Electronics, Industrial and Other Applications - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2020" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Components using powder metallurgy production technology play an important role in various industries....

2014-10-21 16:20:50

DUBLIN, October 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/bkzwfh/global_and ) has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Aerial Work Platform Truck Industry Report 2014" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/bkzwfh/global_and ] report to their offering. <start_newscom> (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The Global and Chinese Aerial Work Platform Truck Industry Report...


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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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negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
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