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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,...

2014-04-26 20:21:07

Founder of the Clinton Foundation and Forty Second President of the United States Tours the Midtown Detroit Factory based inside the College for Creative Studies DETROIT, April 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, President Bill Clinton, Founder of the Clinton Foundation, visited Shinola's Midtown Detroit factory. During the visit, President Clinton met Shinola's watchmakers and craftspeople and toured the factory and newly built leather facility. Shinola is the first company in...

2014-04-24 08:20:37

LAKE OSWEGO, Ore., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (NYSE:GBX) announced its support of the Government of Canada's measures introduced yesterday directed toward improving rail safety, specifically the safe movement of hazardous materials by rail. "We are encouraged that Transport Canada has taken critical next steps to support the safe passage of dangerous goods," said William A. Furman, Chairman and CEO of Greenbrier. "These are important standards for...

2014-04-23 08:26:16

DUBLIN, Ireland, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/bf7j8v/global_adhesives) has announced the addition of the "Global Adhesives and Sealants Industry 2013-2018: Trend, Profit and Forecast Analysis" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/bf7j8v/global_adhesives ] report to their offering. <start_newscom> (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The global adhesive and...

2014-04-17 20:21:09

DUBLIN, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/qcm6ws/research_on_china) has announced the addition of the "Research on China Coal Tar Industry, 2013-2017" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/qcm6ws/research_on_china ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) While limited by raw materials, the coal tar producing areas mainly located in Northern China...

2014-04-02 08:27:17

DUBLIN, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/76lnrb/global_and ) has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Carbon Fiber Industry Report 2014" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/76lnrb/global_and ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The Global and Chinese Carbon Fiber Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the...

2014-03-31 12:30:48

DUBLIN, Mar. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/c2m6wm/chinese_slag_wool ) has announced the addition of the "Concise Survey Regarding the Chinese Slag Wool Market" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) "Concise Survey Regarding the Chinese Slag Wool Market", is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Slag Wool industry in China. The report provides a...

2014-03-24 23:02:35

RnRMarketResearch.com adds “Specialty Synthetic Fibers & Glass Fiber Market by Types (Para & Meta Aramids, UHMW Polyethylene, Carbon Fiber, POA, Glass Fiber & Others), Applications (Aerospace & Defence, Automotive, Wind Energy, etc.) & Geography – Global Trend & Forecast to 2018” to its store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) March 24, 2014 The specialty synthetic fibers and glass fiber market had a consumption of 4,652,100.2 MT in 2012, with the highest share held by...


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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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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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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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