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2011-01-05 00:00:38

Until now, Australia's mining and gas industries have relied primarily on generic mineral oils that require significant maintenance and downtime. Using fluids engineered specifically for heat transfer will help boost productivity and profits. Lewiston, NY (PRWEB) January 4, 2011 Duratherm Extended Life Fluids and Resourcia Inc. today announced a new partnership that will bring Duratherm's line of high performance heat transfer fluids to markets in Australia, New Zealand and New Guinea. The...

2010-09-14 07:30:00

MIRAMAR BEACH, Fla. and MANCHESTER, England, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- NuEarth Corporation (Pink Sheets: NUEC) ("NuEarth"), a manufacturer and marketer of "Clean & Green" products and technology, today announced the signing of the first multi-year contract for the usage of AquaSolv through its exclusive UK distributor - Cheforfield Distribution Ltd ("Cheforfield") of Manchester, England UK. "The successful completion of this agreement is a major milestone in our Company's progress and...

2010-04-30 07:30:00

MIRAMAR BEACH, Fla., April 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NuEarth Corporation (Pink Sheets: NUEC) ("NuEarth"), a manufacturer and marketer of "Clean & Green" products and technology, today announced that it has received final approval on the first large scale contract for AquaSolv for a minimum of $650,000 in first year sales with Jasper Agro Development of Bolivia for the usage of the all-natural AquaSolv product line as a Pesticide Carrier and Adjuvant. "This agreement is the first...

2010-01-13 09:00:00

STAMFORD, Conn., Jan. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Green Earth Technologies (Pink Sheets: GETG) announced today that their G-OIL Ultimate Biodegradable green motor oils will now be sold at Honest-1 Auto Care(TM), a national full-service auto repair and maintenance franchise chain. Honest-1 Auto Care is 100 percent ESA(TM) Certified Eco-Friendly Auto Care and is committed to offering consumers sustainable and green alternatives at each of their 20 locations. This announcement comes on the...

2009-10-28 13:40:00

STAMFORD, Conn., Oct. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Green Earth Technologies (Pink Sheets: GETG), a leading manufacturer and marketer of "green" environmentally safe consumer packaged goods and products, announced today their third consecutive showcase at The AAPEX Show at the Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas, November 4-6. In the previous two years, Green Earth Technologies has previewed G-OIL® Ultimate Biodegradable green motor oils and other environmentally friendly...

2009-09-17 08:00:00

STAMFORD, Conn., Sept. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Green Earth Technologies (Pink Sheets: GETG) announced today that their G-OIL Ultimate Biodegradable green motor oils has started to ship and will officially be offered at retail beginning October 1st at National Auto Stores, a family owned and operated business serving eastern Pennsylvania. G-OIL SAE 5W-30 ultimate biodegradable green motor oils met and passed all the engine test criteria for The American Petroleum Institute (API) SM...

2009-07-13 10:06:35

The contaminated sunflower oil was reported by France to the European Commission and EU Member States via the Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed (RASFF) in April 2008, and the Commission subsequently imposed restrictions on the importation of sunflower oil from Ukraine (June 2008). The JRC was asked by the Commission's Directorate General for Health and Consumers to scrutinize the capabilities of official control laboratories and industrial food laboratories to measure mineral oil in...

2009-01-28 08:30:00

CLEVELAND, Jan. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Home Depot(R), the world's largest home improvement retailer, today expanded its long-term commitment to the environment and to women-owned businesses by launching a line of soy-based lubricants. Nutek, LLC, headed by CEO Cathy Horton, placed its first products on the shelves of Home Depot in Atlanta, GA on January 22. Nutek's products will soon be available in Home Depot stores around the United States. In May 2007, Nutek's founders, Cathy Horton and Kim...

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2008-11-24 17:35:00

From a quantitative standpoint, mineral oil is probably the largest contaminant of our body. That this contaminant can be tolerated without health concerns in humans has not been proven convincingly. The current Editorial of the European Journal of Lipid Science and Technology reflects on this and concludes that this proof either has to be provided or we have to take measures to reduce our exposure "“ from all sources, including cosmetics, pharmaceuticals and the environmental...

2008-11-24 13:45:13

Many consumers may be exposed to mineral oil over the legal limit, says an editorial in the European Journal of Lipid Science and Technology. Recently in the Ukraine, some 100,000 tons of sunflower oil were contaminated with mineral oil at high concentrations.Although much of the contaminated oil was withdrawn, there are products on the market that were produced before this contamination was detected, the editorial said. To protect consumers, the European Commission decided to apply a legal...