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2014-08-19 08:24:03

ST. ALBANS, Vt., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a new white paper, Superior Technical Ceramics (STC) has outlined how Magnesia Stabilized Zirconia (MSZ) outperforms other Zirconia based technical ceramics materials in high temperature environments, including Yttria-stabilized Tetragonal Zirconia Polycrystal (YTZP). Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140818/137065 Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140818/137066 Both YTZP and MSZ benefit from the same...

2014-08-19 08:23:55

VANCOUVER, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Commerce Resources Corp. (TSXv: CCE, FSE: D7H, OTCQX: CMRZF) ("Commerce" or the "Company") is pleased to provide an update on its metallurgical flowsheet for the Ashram Rare Earth Deposit, including an outline of recommended next steps and potential end-products to be targeted by these steps. Overall, the Company continues to advance the Ashram Project towards completion of its Prefeasibility Study. This work includes the results of recently reported...

2014-08-19 08:22:53

TORONTO, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Pacific Rubiales Energy Corp. (TSX: PRE) (BVC: PREC) (BOVESPA: PREB) announced today the results of an independent resource evaluation for 36 of the Company's 60 exploration blocks in Colombia, Peru, Brazil, Guyana, Guatemala and Papua New Guinea ("PNG"). The 2014 resource evaluation was prepared by Petrotech Engineering Ltd. ("Petrotech") with an effective date of March 31, 2014 (the "2014 Resource Report"). The 2014 Resource Report...

2014-08-18 23:05:43

Market Size - $20.55 billion in 2013, Market Growth - CAGR of 4.3%, Market Trends – Increasing refinery output in Africa, Middle East and Asia Pacific; new report by Grand View Research. View Full Report with TOC - http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/catalyst-market San Francisco, California (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 The global catalyst market is expected to reach USD 27.59 billion by 2020, according to a new market study by the Grand View Research, Inc. Growing demand for...

2014-08-18 16:25:41

LONDON, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Rare Earths Elements in High-Tech Industries: Market Analysis and Forecasts amid China's Trade Embargohttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2244733/Rare-Earths-Elements-in-High-Tech-Industries-Market-Analysis-and-Forecasts-amid-China's-Trade-Embargo.htmlRare earth elements are used in CMP polishing slurries and as high-k dielectrics in the semiconductor industry. . Prices of ceria, used in STI...

2014-08-18 16:20:49

Plans expansion to unit train shipments TAYLOR, Mich., Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Taylor, Mich.-based Atlas Oil Company announced today the opening of its 4(th) transloading site in Evans, Colorado. This site will initially service the crude oil market, with the ability to handle fuels, lubes and other oil field materials. The company's other sites are located in Albuquerque, NM; La Feria, TX and Monahans, TX. The site is on the Union Pacific Railroad (a class 1 railroad) and the crude...

2014-08-18 12:22:40

Company's Cryogenic Solutions Enable Effective and Efficient Particle Size Reduction, Particularly for Heat Sensitive and Tough-to-Mill Materials LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Particle size reduction can present challenges to processors in industries such as rubber, plastics, food, pharmaceuticals, and others, particularly when working with heat-sensitive and tough-to-mill materials. As a recognized leader in cryogenic grinding, Air Products (NYSE: APD) has...

2014-08-18 08:24:18

DALLAS, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Summit Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE: SMLP) announced today that Steve Newby, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Matt Harrison, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will attend the 2014 Citi MLP / Midstream Infrastructure Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 and Thursday, August 21, 2014. The presentation materials associated with this event will be accessible through the Investors section of SMLP's...

2014-08-18 08:23:51

MONTREAL, Aug. 18, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Argex Titanium, Inc. (TSX: RGX), ("Argex" or the "Company"), an emerging producer of high-grade titanium dioxide (TiO(2)) used as white pigment in paint, plastic, paper, cosmetics and other applications, has engaged Liolios Group to lead a new strategic investor relations and financial communications program. "Since I joined Argex a little less than a year ago, we have successfully transitioned the company from the R&D stage to having the...

2014-08-16 23:03:36

Honey Bucket Portable Restrooms will join with the Portable Sanitation Association International (PSAI) to recognize and celebrate World Portable Sanitation Day (WPSD) on August 15, 2014. Honey Bucket will have a display at the City of Milton - Milton Days event on Saturday, August 16, 2014 to bring awareness to the community. Puyallup, WA (PRWEB) August 16, 2014 Imagine attending a concert at the Gorge and not having a place to go to the restroom, or eating at the Bite of Seattle and...


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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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