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2014-09-30 23:23:21

Eraldehyde® Removes Formaldehyde and Ammonia Sarasota, Florida (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 “Eraldehyde®” --- MicroSweep Corp. introduces Eraldehyde® Model-180 to remove toxic fumes in beauty salons, (Amazon link). Formaldehyde is an organic compound with a pungent, irritating odor. Highly toxic to all animals and a known human carcinogen, it is present in many beauty salons from the chemicals used in hair straightening. Many salons also have strong ammonia fumes from...

2014-09-30 23:01:31

Project ads the floor plans and key building and campus data for several hospital locations to the list of assets available to local, regional, state, and federal emergency planners and first responders. Centerville, MA (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 BeSafe Technologies, Inc. is pleased to announce that it has recently completed a digital mapping project with several Massachusetts hospitals to add their floor plans to the collection of area hospitals available to local and regional emergency...

2014-09-29 16:25:40

CHICAGO, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ComPsych announced today the Gold winners of its 10th-annual Health at Work Award: City of Houston, The MITRE Corporation, Hyatt Regency Crystal City and Sterling-Rice Group. Winners were selected based on their wellness program's comprehensiveness, delivery, promotion, participation rates and results achieved. ComPsych Corporation is the world's largest provider of employee assistance programs and is the pioneer and worldwide leader of fully...

2014-09-28 23:03:12

HealthPostures confronts the growing organizational and consumer demand for sit to stand products. Sales of the products have doubled, even quadrupled, for some ergonomics companies and furniture makers. Burnsville MN (PRWEB) September 28, 2014 HealthPostures, a global leader in the ergonomics market, confronts the growing organizational and consumer demand for sit to stand work products. Sales of the products have doubled, even quadrupled, for some ergonomics companies and furniture...

2014-09-27 23:01:23

Mediaplanet today announces distribution of its third cross-platform edition of “Disaster Relief,” a campaign that aims to take the guesswork out emergency response and inspire millions to prepare themselves and their businesses. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 27, 2014 With the recent San Francisco earthquake and unprecedented super storms, Mediaplanet has teamed up with the Center for Disease Control, Office of Emergency Response, Sienna Miller and the International Medical Corps to...

2014-09-26 23:08:08

Emergency preparedness application will give key school personnel and first responders access to critical facility information, floor plans, schematics, digital imagery, and other resources. Centerville, MA (PRWEB) September 26, 2014 BeSafe Technologies, Inc., is pleased to announce that it has been awarded the contract to develop digital schematics of the facilities for a private independent school campus in Northeastern Massachusetts. The school is new to the BeSafe Community, and the...

2014-09-25 23:13:43

Mounting requests for the ergonomic Stance Angle Chair has propelled ergonomics manufacturer, HealthPostures, to release an enhanced version of the ergonomic office product. Burnsville MN (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 Mounting requests for the Stance Angle Chair has propelled ergonomics manufacturer, HealthPostures , to release an enhanced version of the ergonomic office product. HealthPostures announced that the redesigned ergonomic Stance Angle chair will market in 2015. According to David...

2014-09-25 23:07:17

Latest EHS Regulations Updates Assist Companies to Achieve EHS Compliance North Vancouver, B.C., Canada (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 Specialty Technical Publishers (STP) and AECOM announce the availability of the newly updated International Audit Protocol Consortium (IAPC) EHS audit protocol for China. Leading companies around the world use IAPC EHS audit protocols to understand the scope of their EHS regulatory obligations and rapidly collect, share, archive, and export audit findings in a...

2014-09-25 16:26:54

Tuesday, October 7 at 7:00 p.m. ET VIENNA, Va., Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Allergy & Asthma Network and the American Latex Allergy Association (ALAA) invite members of the public, health care practitioners and food service workers to participate in two free webinars held in observance of Latex Allergy Awareness Week, the first week of October. Latex allergies impact up to 12 percent of health care workers and 6 percent of the U.S. population, according to the U.S. Centers...

2014-09-25 16:22:09

Utility Provides $5.5 Million to Local Fire Safe Councils SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As thousands of firefighters battle extreme fire conditions fueled by near-record drought across California, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) responded today announcing $5.5 million to local Fire Safe Councils. The effort is a private, public and community partnership aimed at preventing even more fires from sparking during the traditional September-October peak of...


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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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cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
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  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
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