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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...

2014-08-16 23:01:51

Transparency Market Research added a new report "Global Polyester Coatings Market: Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2020" to its report store. Albany, New York (PRWEB) August 16, 2014 Increasing investment in infrastructure building is expected to drive the polyester market. Governments bodies are investing heavily in improving overall infrastructure of own countries. These infrastructure projects include domestic as well as industrial and...

2014-08-15 23:03:58

Transparency Market Research includes new market research report "Global Phosphorus Ore Market: Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2020" to its huge collection of research reports. (PRWEB) August 15, 2014 Minerals containing phosphorus or phosphorus compounds in high quantity are classified as phosphorous ore. Phosphorus content in the ore differs on the basis of various factors such as geological conditions, processing behavior, etc. Phosphorus...

2014-08-15 23:03:34

DigitalTangible has partnered with leading gold dealers and precious metals depositories to launch the world’s first provably-linked physical gold coins attached to the Bitcoin Blockchain, creating both a new and growing global market for gold bullion accessible via Bitcoin or cash and a new form of digital money. With crypto-experienced partners who have already processed well over $30M in gold bitcoin customer sales, DigitalTangible’s platform brings greater transparency and control...

2014-08-15 12:24:25

Launches New Bottle Design by Providing Relief from August Heat WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- When you're melting from the heat in Madison Square Park you'll do anything for a bottle of water and some relief from the sun. evian® Natural Spring Water is offering the ultimate solution to the summer temperatures in NYC this August with evian Bottle Service. Forget "reserving a table" or charming the bouncer because ordering is just a tweet away. Starting on August...

graphene
2014-08-15 03:39:57

Mike Williams, Rice University Rice, Osaka scientists use terahertz waves to spot contaminants Graphene may be tough, but those who handle it had better be tender. The environment surrounding the atom-thick carbon material can influence its electronic performance, according to researchers at Rice and Osaka universities who have come up with a simple way to spot contaminants. Because it's so easy to accidently introduce impurities into graphene, labs led by physicists Junichiro Kono...


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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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  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.
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