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2014-10-17 12:29:13

OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Although widespread outbreak of Ebola in the United States is unlikely, Cal/OSHA has joined with other public health agencies in California to provide guidelines for preventing exposure to Ebola. They will be widely distributed starting today. Federal officials have identified workers in certain professions to be at potential risk of exposure. Those workers include health care workers, emergency responders, laboratory staff, mortuary workers,...

2014-10-16 16:23:04

Funds will complete payments to Revenue Mine vendors & for working capital LONDON, ON, Oct. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Fortune Minerals Limited (TSX: FT) (OTCQX: FTMDF) ("Fortune" or the "Company") (www.fortuneminerals.com) announces that it has received the second and final instalment of US$ 10 million from the previously reported US$ 35 million production prepay facility from Lascaux Resource Capital Fund 1 LP ("Lascaux") (see Fortune News Release dated October 1, 2014). A portion of the...

2014-10-15 23:09:54

Heart Rate Tracking Provides Highly Accurate Cardio and Caloric Burn Measurements Essential to Assessing Overall Health and Fitness Santa Barbara, CA (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 Digifit®, a leading mobile-health technology company that develops heart rate monitoring, team and corporate wellness apps that empower healthier living, announced their integration with Apple’s new Health app on iOS 8. Digifit is an engaging and effective app that provides highly accurate fitness and caloric...

2014-10-15 20:21:16

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Celebrating its 20th year, the American Petroleum Institute (API) features Source Intelligence's Dr. Michelle Turner to address conflict minerals. The API Storage Tank Conference is combining forces with a new API conference: API Valves and Piping Conference. Combined these two events October 15-16, 2014, will give attendees an opportunity to learn about new and existing industry codes and standards, and to hear about emerging trends from industry...

2014-10-14 08:33:02

MONTREAL, Oct. 14, 2014 /CNW/ - Horizon Occupational Health Solutions Inc. ("Horizon OHS"), a newly formed portfolio company of Persistence Capital Partners ("PCP"), is pleased to announce the acquisition of Morneau Shepell Inc.'s occupational health clinical services business. With over 20 years' experience, Horizon OHS offers its clients a comprehensive array of occupational and emergency services and solutions through its strategically located clinics and onsite and remote staff....

2014-10-14 08:23:43

DALLAS, October 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports.com adds 2014 Market Research Report on Global Chlorine Dioxide Industry to the chemicals segment of its business intelligence library. The research is spread across 156 pages and published in October 2014. Supported with 10 company profiles and 60+ data tables and figures, this chlorine dioxide industry research is available at...

2014-10-13 20:21:16

LONDON, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SynopsisThe Base Metals Mining in Brazil to 2020 report comprehensively covers the country's historic and forecast data on base metals (copper and nickel) mine production, consumption, and trade to 2020, and reserves by region. The report also include drivers and restraints affecting the industry, profiles of major base metals mining companies, information on the major active, developed and exploration projects and regulations governing the...

2014-10-11 23:03:46

A new partnership has been created to deliver a training event for North American companies who need to ensure that they are compliant with international chemical control regulations. H2 Compliance is a leading provider of chemical and environmental regulatory services. Chicago USA (PRWEB) October 11, 2014 H2 Compliance, a leading provider of chemical and environmental regulatory services, has partnered with The Redstone Group, a consulting firm focusing on Regulatory Affairs and Program...

2014-10-08 12:22:35

Product Now Features Latest Intelligence from Over 100 Jurisdictions Worldwide ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Bloomberg BNA today announced a significant expansion in coverage for the Global EHS Resource Center, its international environment, health and safety compliance platform, which now offers the latest intelligence for over 100 jurisdictions across the globe. Environmental, health and safety managers at today's multinational companies now have...

2014-10-07 08:37:48

Schoharie County purchases Buffalo Computer Graphics' Incident Management Software BUFFALO, N.Y., Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Managing information, staff, and resources can prove difficult for emergency managers during a large disaster. Getting the right information to the right people in a timely fashion is critical to protecting property and life during the rapidly changing conditions of an incident and can be an overwhelming task even for the largest emergency management...


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2013-04-30 13:41:59

1. vitreous body 2. ora serrata 3. ciliary muscle 4. ciliary zonules 5. canal of Schlemm 6. pupil 7. anterior chamber 8. cornea 9. iris 10. lens cortex 11. lens nucleus 12. ciliary process 13. conjunctiva 14. inferior oblique muscle 15. inferior rectus muscle 16. medial rectus muscle 17. retinal arteries and veins 18. optic disc 19. dura mater 20. central retinal artery 21. central retinal vein 22. optic nerve 23. vorticose vein 24. bulbar sheath 25. macula 26. fovea 27. sclera 28....

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2005-05-26 12:07:27

Beryllium is the chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Be and atomic number 4. A toxic bivalent element, beryllium is a steel grey, strong, light-weight yet brittle, alkaline earth metal, that is primarily used as a hardening agent in alloys (most notably, beryllium copper). Notable characteristics Beryllium has one of the highest melting points of the light metals. The modulus of elasticity of beryllium is approximately 1/3 greater than that of steel. It has...

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2005-05-26 09:07:13

Manganese is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Mn and atomic number 25. Notable characteristics Manganese is a gray-white metal, resembling iron. It is a hard metal and is very brittle, fusible with difficulty, but easily oxidized. Manganese metal is ferromagnetic only after special treatment. The most common oxidation states of manganese are +2, +3, +4, +6 and +7, though oxidation states from +1 to +7 are observed. Mn2+ often competes with Mg2+ in...

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2005-05-26 08:34:39

Orpiment is a common monoclinic crystalline mineral - Chemical Composition: As2S3, arsenic trisulfide - Molecular Weight: 246.04 gm - Hardness: 1.5-2 - Optical refractive index: Biaxial (-), a=2.4, b=2.81, g=3.02 Orpiment is a mineral that is found world-wide, and occurs as a sublimation product in volcanic fumaroles, low temperature hydrothermal veins, hot springs and as a byproduct of the decay of another arsenic mineral, realgar. It takes its name from the Latin...

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