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2014-04-09 12:24:09

DUBLIN, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/fxffgv/china_aluminum) has announced the addition of the "China Aluminum Rolling Industry Report - Forecasts to 2016" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/fxffgv/china_aluminum ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) As of late 2013, the capacity of aluminum foil in China, as the world's largest producer of...

2014-04-09 12:23:10

DALLAS, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Rare Earth Metals Market by Type (Lanthanum, Cerium, Neodymium, Praseodymium, Samarium, Europium, & Others), and Application (Magnets, Metals Alloys, Polishing, Additives, Catalysts, Phosphors, & Others) - Global Trends & Forecast to 2018", defines and segments the global rare earth metal market with analysis and forecasting of the global volume and revenue. The rare earth metals market demand will grow at a CAGR...

2014-04-09 12:20:45

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products AS in Kristiansand, Norway recently received its single largest order of PRISM® nitrogen systems for shipboard applications in the last 30 years. The order, from one of the world's largest energy companies, involves retrofitting 25 liquefied natural gas (LNG) vessels by replacing a competitive nitrogen system with a new one that incorporates Air Products' proprietary PRISM(®) membrane technology. "This order is...

2014-04-09 08:31:50

FREDERICK, Md., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SLCA) announced today that it will release its first quarter 2014 results after the New York Stock Exchange closes on Tuesday, April 29, 2014. This release will be followed by a conference call for investors on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss U.S. Silica's first quarter 2014 financial results. Hosting the call will be Bryan Shinn, President and Chief Executive Officer and...

2014-04-09 08:23:44

Plant-based food and beverage brand releases inspiring and educational video series; teams up with The Nature Conservancy to promote water savings BROOMFIELD, Colo., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of Earth Month, Silk(®), the maker of plant-based food and beverages, will celebrate the universal joy of water through an educational and inspirational campaign encouraging consumers to reflect on and reduce their daily water footprint....

US Honey Producers Concerned About Sweetened Substitutes
2014-04-09 07:17:19

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Honey is an important food staple, with more than 400 million pounds being consumed annually in the US. However, less than half of this amount – 149 million pounds – actually came from honey produced in the United States last year, according to USDA data. Now, the FDA is dipping its hand into the pot, drafting new guidance on what honey is and how it should be labeled. Under the guidance, the food regulator maintains that food...

2014-04-08 23:32:31

Fluid Tech, Inc., a 30-year old environmental remediation products and services company, has been acquired by a group of investors and will continue operations as Fluid Tech LLC. Knoxville, Tennessee (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 Fluid Tech's patented absorbents and solidification agents for use in treating industrial, hazardous, and radioactive wastes have been approved and utilized at commercial and U.S. Government waste disposal sites since 1986. These products include the popular...

2014-04-08 23:21:48

Over the past five years, revenue for the Petroleum Refining industry has been volatile in line with fluctuations in crude oil; however, revenue is projected to fare better over the next five years as the economic recovery accelerates in the United States, the main trading partner for industry firms, though overall refining capacity is forecast to only marginally increase due to restrictive environmental laws, limiting overall industry growth. For these reasons, industry research firm...

2014-04-08 23:04:17

All-round analysis and forecast of global, regional and country markets for cadmium can be found in the in-demand market research report “Cadmium: 2014 Market Review and Forecast” worked out by Merchant Research & Consulting and recently published by Market Publishers Ltd. According to the study, China was the leading manufacturer in 2012, calling for almost 30% of the world cadmium supply. London, UK (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 In 2012, the world cadmium reserves were estimated at...

2014-04-08 23:04:02

BestReviewsHub.com releases a tips sheet on how to sell an engagement ring safely through online retailers. The tips sheet outlines the steps that consumers can take to get the most money for their engagement ring. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 BestReviewsHub.com, an independent reviews site, recently released a tips sheet on how to sell an engagement ring through online diamond buyers. The website reviews and ranks online diamond buyers according to several aspects including...


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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