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2013-03-12 23:03:02

Tara Solutions´ BanMax provides Nutrition with no Nitrogen or Phosphorus Tampa, FL (PRWEB) March 12, 2013 Tara Solutions, an eco-friendly fertilization company based in Tampa,Florida, has developed a lawn and garden nutrient that complies with the strict fertilizer ordinances in the Tampa and Sarasota Bay regions. BanMax is the newest product to become a Be Floridian partner and can be applied during the rainy season from June-September, to help sustain turfgrass through the harsh...

2013-02-26 11:59:59

Study reveals scale of nitrogen's effect on people and ecosystems. It's no secret that China is faced with some of the world's worst pollution. Until now, however, information on the magnitude, scope and impacts of a major contributor to that pollution — human-caused nitrogen emissions — was lacking. A new study co-authored by Stanford Woods Institute biologist Peter Vitousek reveals that amounts of nitrogen (from industry, cars and fertilizer) deposited on land and water in...

Ice Cores From Greenland Show Atmospheric Acidity
2012-12-08 07:12:48

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Researchers from the University of Washington (UW) have linked decreasing levels of a nitrogen isotope in Greenland ice sheet samples to increased acidity levels in the atmosphere. Previously, the decrease in levels of the isotope nitrogen-15 had been linked to a correlating increase in nitrates linked with the burning of fossil fuels, the university explained in a December 7 report. However, the new research suggests sulfur...


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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.