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2014-06-17 23:02:08

Salt Institute: FDA Should Cease Attempt at Regulating Salt Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 Recently the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced their intent to issue voluntary guidelines for food producers to reduce sodium levels. The agency cited a 2010 Institute of Medicine (IOM) report which recommended sodium limits. According to the Salt Institute, the FDA is ignoring a much more recent 2013 Institute of Medicine review of studies that examined links between sodium...

Astronauts Visiting Moon Will Not Find Water On The Sunny Side
2014-06-17 13:26:25

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Astronauts looking to lay the groundwork for a future settlement or station on the Moon will be looking for water to use as a resource. According to a new study, however, they may want to save some time by not looking for it on areas of the Moon that are exposed to the Sun. Published in the Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets, the study found that ultraviolet photons released by the Sun probably result in water molecules to either...

2014-06-17 12:23:27

DUBLIN, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/ngxsn4/china_aluminum) has announced the addition of the "China Aluminum Rolling Industry Report, 2013-2016" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Guangdong Dongyangguang Aluminum is a major producer in China high-and mid-pressure formed foil, electron aluminum foil, hydrophilic foil markets and other market breakdown. In 2013, the company raised funds...

2014-06-17 12:23:16

DUBLIN, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/v95lsz/china_magnesium) has announced the addition of the "2014 Report on the Chinese Magnesium and Magnesium Alloy Industry" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Magnesium which is featured with low density and high strength can form high-strength alloy with aluminum, copper, zinc and other metals as an important alloying element. Currently, China...

2014-06-17 08:31:34

Leveraging customer intelligence, ABICOR BINZEL identified an immediate customer need for products that ensure welders' safety, health and work comfort. MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the welding torches market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes ABICOR BINZEL (BINZEL) with the 2013 Europe Frost & Sullivan Award for Product Leadership. BINZEL's advanced line of lighter-weight and feature-rich torches for manual welding delivers high...

2014-06-16 23:03:51

MarketReportsOnline.com adds "Global Zinc Market to 2018 - Market Size, Trends, and Forecasts" report to its research store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) June 16, 2014 This industry report offers the most up-to-date market data on the actual market situation, trends and future outlook for zinc in the world. The research includes historic market data from 2007 to 2013 and forecasts until 2018 which makes the report an invaluable resource for industry executives, marketing, sales and...

2014-06-16 23:03:35

RnRMarketResearch.com adds “Lubricant Additives Market by Function Type (Dispersants, VII, Detergents, Antiwear, Antioxidants, Corrosion inhibitors, Emulsifiers, & Others), and Application (Automotive & Industrial Lubricants) – Global Trends & Forecast to 2019” to its store. Order a purchase copy of this report @ http://www.rnrmarketresearch.com/contacts/purchase?rname=186125. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) June 16, 2014 The report "Lubricant Additives Market by Function...

2014-06-16 12:23:44

LONDON, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Ferrous Sulfate Industryhttp://www.reportbuyer.com/countries/asia_pacific/china/2014_deep_research_report_global_china_ferrous_sulfate_industry.html Summary"2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Ferrous Sulfate Industry" was professional and depth research report on Global and China Ferrous Sulfate industry. The report firstly introduced...

2014-06-16 08:23:37

DUBLIN, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/8l36c4/defoamers) has announced the addition of the "Defoamers - Global Strategic Business Report: Updated 2014 Report" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/8l36c4/defoamers ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Defoamers in US$ Million by the following...

2014-06-16 08:22:24

TORONTO, June 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Alacer Gold Corp. ("Alacer" or the "Company") [TSX: ASR and ASX: AQG] is pleased to announce the positive results of the Definitive Feasibility Study ("DFS") for the processing of sulfide ore through whole ore pressure oxidation ("POX") at its Çöpler Gold Mine in Erzincan Province, Turkey. The Company has completed extensive technical, design, engineering and procurement studies in preparing the DFS and will be carrying out basic engineering and further...


Latest Matter Reference Libraries

Caribbean Pine, Pinus caribaea
2014-04-18 08:11:48

Caribbean pine (Pinus caribaea) is native to Central America, Cuba, the Bahamas as well as the Turks and Caicos Islands. The Caribbean pine also grows in Asia, Australia, New Zealand, Jamaica, Colombia, South Africa and China where they were introduced by foresters. This pine often forms pure stands but can be found growing mixed in with oaks and other pines as long as the soil is well drained and acidic. The Caribbean pine grows in forest of the lowlands up to about 2,297 feet but can...

Acid Rain
2013-04-01 10:21:17

Acid rain is any form of precipitation that is unusually acidic, meaning that is possesses high levels of hydrogen ions. It can have harmful effects on aquatic animals, plants, and infrastructure. Acid rain is caused by emissions of sulfur dioxide and nitrogen oxide, which react with the water molecules within the atmosphere to produce acids. Nitrogen oxides can be produced naturally by lightening strikes. Sulfur dioxide can be produced naturally by volcanic eruptions. The chemicals that are...

Physics
2014-01-12 00:00:00

Physics is a natural science involving the study of matter and its motion through space-time, along with related concepts such as energy and force. On a broader scale, it also involves the general analysis of nature, conducted in order to understand how the universe behaves. Physics is one of the oldest academic disciplines, perhaps the oldest through its inclusion of astronomy. Physics was part of natural philosophy until the Scientific Revolution in the 16th century, when the natural...

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2010-10-08 17:40:50

Aerosol spray is a dispensing system that creates an aerosol mist of liquid particles. The liquid is usually contained in a bottle under liquid pressure that is released when the valve is opened. As the gas in the can expands to drive out the liquid some of the propellant evaporates to maintain an even pressure. Erick Rotheim invented the first aerosol spray can in 1926. Lyle Goodhue and William Sullivan were the first to put it to good use and are credited as the inventors of the modern...

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2009-07-17 12:29:12

Fermium is a synthetic, radioactive metallic element. It has the symbol Fm and atomic number 100. It is an element in the actinide series. It is named after nuclear physicist Enrico Fermi. Fermium became the eighth transuranic (having an atomic number greater than 92) element discovered. It was first discovered in 1952 by a team of scientists led by Albert Ghiorso. They found fermium-255 in debris of the first hydrogen bomb explosion from Operation Ivy. Fermium-255 was created when...

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Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.