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2014-05-15 12:21:44

With its 750m2 facility now fully up-and-running, Fulcrum SP Materials can now coat 100-meter carbon-fibre, glass-fibre and aramid rolls REHOVOT, Israel, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fulcrum SP Materials Ltd., a world leader in innovative nanotechnology for enhanced composite materials, today announced that its 750 square meter pilot production facility is now fully operational. Applying its technology via standard textile dyeing machines, Fulcrum can now coat 100-meter...

2014-05-14 08:34:27

Now Open DETROIT, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shinola, known for its Detroit-built watches, bicycles, journals, leather goods, and shoe polish was excited to announce the opening of its in-house leather factory. Shinola's Leather Factory has begun by producing a portion of Shinola's leather watchstraps and will expand to small leather goods and eventually handbags. This venture is significant when factoring in these statistics: in 2013, 88.4% of the demand for US leather goods...

2014-05-13 23:05:24

Combined with GHS SDS Conversion, Compliance Process is Hassle-Free Ann Arbor, MI (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 Quantum Compliance (Quantum) expanded service offerings, providing GHS hazardous materials labels. Customers can obtain labels when signing up for GHS SDS conversion services. Quantum can provide a wide array of label formats, including inner container, pictogram, blank, personalized, laser, and drum labels. Companies required to comply with GHS modified provisions as specified in 29 CFR...

2014-05-08 23:08:06

Transparency Market Research published new report "Adhesives and Sealants (Acrylic, PVA, PU, Epoxy, EVA, Silicones) Market for Construction, Automotive, Packaging, Assembly, Pressure Sensitive Tapes and Other Applications - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2012 - 2018" to its database. Browse full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/adhesives-sealants-market.html Albany, New York (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 Transparency Market Research...

2014-05-07 23:07:35

Market Size - $11.60 bn in 2013, Market Growth - CAGR of 7.1%, Market Trends – Rapid development of bio-based alternatives to adhesives and sealants. View complete report - http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/asia-pacific-adhesives-and-sealants-market. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 Asia Pacific adhesives and sealants market is expected to reach USD 18.79 billion by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Positive demand outlook from...

2014-05-07 23:04:14

RnRMarketResearch.com adds “Market Research Report on Global and Chinese Aramid Fiber (Para-aramid & Meta-aramid Fiber) Industry, 2009-2019” to its store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 Market Research Report on Global and Chinese Aramid Fiber Industry, 2009-2019 is a professional and in-depth market survey on Global and Chinese Aramid Fiber industry. The report firstly reviews the basic information of Aramid Fiber including its classification, application and manufacturing...

2014-05-05 23:04:18

All natural Propolis is known as a supplement for general wellbeing, but this week, Lifetime Health Australia explains why Propolis may be useful for skin health too. Sydney, Australia (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 Propolis is a natural substance derived from bees, used as a traditional healing remedy by the Chinese, Japanese and South Americans for centuries. Director of Lifetime Health Australia, Antony Adare said “Propolis is mostly used as a natural support for immune health, but its...

2014-05-04 23:01:39

Transparency Market Research published a new report "Latin America Adhesives and Sealants Market for Building and Construction - Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its report store. Browse full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/latin-america-adhesives-sealants-industry.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) May 04, 2014 According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Latin America Adhesives and...

2014-05-01 12:34:34

DUBLIN, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SOURCE Research and Markets

Pitch Drops That Got The World Talking
2014-05-01 03:11:19

Institute of Physics In light of recent results from the "world's longest experiment", spanning more than 90 years, at the University of Queensland, a group of researchers from Trinity College Dublin explain the background behind their own pitch-drop experiment in this month's Physics World and offer an explanation as to why their research hit the headlines in 2013. Capturing the release of a drop of pitch – a thick, black, sticky material – from a funnel on camera seems mundane,...


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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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2005-05-25 17:09:09

Slate is a fine-grained, homogeneous, sedimentary rock composed of clay or volcanic ash which has been metamorphosed (foliated) in layers (bedded deposits). Slate can be made into roofing shingles ('roofing slates' in the United Kingdom), because it has two lines of breakability: cleavage and grain. This makes it possible to split slate into thin sheets. Slate is mainly composed of quartz and muscovite (a mica), often along with biotite, chlorite, and hematite, or, less frequently,...

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  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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