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2014-08-14 04:23:20

LONDON, August 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tungsten Network and sharedserviceslink launch the results of their study into the role of a Purchase-to-Pay Global Process Owner The Global Process Owner (GPO) is a new and important position within many organisations but recent research highlights that only 26% of people in this role can fully enforce the process they are responsible for managing....

2014-08-14 04:20:56

New Daily Assessments to Bring Greater Transparency and Insights to Chinese Market SINGAPORE, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Platts, a leading global energy, petrochemicals, metals and agriculture information provider, has expanded its suite of pricing references for China with the launch of two new price assessments for thermal coal imported to, and exported from the port city of Qinhuangdao in Hebei, China. Known as China Coal Index (CCI) 2 and China Coal Index (CCI) 7, the new China-focused...

2014-08-13 23:09:33

TZ Minerals International (TZMI) is pleased to announce the release of its latest data publication on the zircon sector: Zircon Trade Matrix (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 TZ Minerals International (TZMI) is pleased to announce the release of its latest data publication on the zircon sector: Zircon Trade Matrix. This publication (released August 2014) focuses on the 2013 calendar year and is the 15th annual update of TZMI's analysis of global trade in zircon products. The format of the...

2014-08-13 23:06:55

Gold Prospectors Association of America: Three local chapters of the Gold Prospectors Association of America will hold a Gold & Treasure Expo in Abilene, Texas Sept. 6-7. Learn how and where to find gold at this special event, which is open to the public. Abilene, Texas (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 Three local chapters of the Gold Prospectors Association of America will hold a Gold & Treasure Expo in Abilene, Texas, Sept. 6-7 at the Abilene Civic Center, 1100 N 6th St., Abilene, TX...

2014-08-13 23:02:27

The fracking fluid market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 9.6% over the next five years to reach $20 Billion by 2018. Competitive scenarios of top players in the 2-Ethylhexanol have been discussed in detail. (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 According to the New report, "Fracking Chemicals Market by Fluid & Well Type, and Chemicals - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2018," defines and segments the fracking fluid and chemicals market with an analysis and forecast of the volumes and...

2014-08-13 23:01:56

ItsHot.com, a renowned manufacturer, wholesaler and retailer of diamond jewelry in NYC, is now offering huge discounts on its diamond watches for women and men, including an attractive 62% off on its Iced Out Luxurman Women's Diamond Watch Tribeca 1.5ct. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 ItsHot.com, a renowned manufacturer, wholesaler and retailer of diamond jewelry in NYC, is now offering huge discounts on its diamond watches for women and men, including an attractive 62% off on...

2014-08-13 08:23:57

DALLAS, August 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Market Research Report on Global and Chinese Copper Target Industry, 2009-2019 [http://www.rnrmarketresearch.com/market-research-report-on-global-and-chinese-copper-target-industry-2009-2019-market-report.html ] is a 150-page business intelligence publication of August 2014. This research will be delivered in 2 to 3 working days once an order is placed for it. This is a professional and in-depth market survey on Global and Chinese...

2014-08-13 08:23:31

CALGARY, Aug. 13, 2014 /CNW/ - Northern Blizzard Resources Inc. ("Northern Blizzard" or the "Company") (TSX: NBZ) is pleased to announce its operating and financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2014. First half 2014 production averaged 19,890 boe/d, a 12% growth from the same period in the previous year. The Board of Directors has declared a dividend of $0.059 per common share for August 2014 (equal to a pro-rated monthly dividend of $0.08 per common share). Northern...

2014-08-13 08:23:04

Netback of $53.89/bbl and Q3 Average Production to Date 21,500 bopd CALGARY, Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Bankers Petroleum Ltd. ("Bankers" or the "Company") (TSX: BNK) (AIM: BNK) is pleased to provide its 2014 second quarter financial and operational results. During the quarter, Bankers achieved a netback of $53.89 per barrel and free cash flow of $22 million. All amounts listed below are in US dollars unless otherwise stated. Results at a Three months...

2014-08-13 08:22:54

MURRAY HILL, N.J. and NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J., Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kevin Watts, director of Enhanced Oil Recovery Business Development for Linde LLC, will lead a workshop on the potential for enhanced oil recovery techniques in deep water environments at this year's Society of Petroleum Engineers Symposium on Improved and Enhanced Oil Recovery in Offshore Environments. The symposium will be held at the Langham Huntington Hotel in Pasadena, California, August 20-21....


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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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