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2014-11-21 08:23:15

Strong on dirty clothes, easy on the environment TAIPEI, Taiwan, Nov.

2010-08-20 08:52:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Aug. 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Textile Rental Services Association of America (TRSA) is pleased that the federal EPA has recognized the TRS industry's efforts to reduce its use of nonylphenol ethoxylate (NPE).

2008-09-18 12:30:00

A chemical that can cause birth defects and cancer has been found in T-shirts that have been sold in Sweden, an environmental group says.

2008-09-12 18:00:16

Valet Services Laundry in partnership with Norchem Corporation announced that it has discontinued using Nonylphenol Ethoxylate (NPE) based detergents in their laundry operation.

2008-07-28 06:00:45

Cintas Corporation, in conjunction with Washing Systems, LLC (WSI) announced today it has become the first major industrial launderer to transition company-wide from a Nonylphenol Ethoxylate (NPE) - based detergent to a new, more environmentally friendly detergent for use in its industrial laundry facilities.

2008-02-08 11:20:00

Researchers have found that forms of fish containing both male and female traits appear to be more prevalent in areas with more farming and population density, according to a new study by the U.S. Geological Survey.

2006-12-29 03:01:34

By Huntsman, Brent E; Staples, Charles A; Naylor, Carter G; Williams, Jim-Bob ABSTRACT: The fate of nine-mole nonylphenol ethoxylate (NPE9) discharged to an on-site wastewater disposal (septic) system was the focus of a 2- year investigation.

2005-07-12 15:08:27

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Exposure to the environmental estrogen 4-nonylphenol increases the risk of breast cancer in mice, a new study shows. This research is another example demonstrating that estrogen-like chemicals in the environment "have the ability to cause cancer," Dr. William S.

Word of the Day
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.