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By the National Cancer Institute BETHESDA, Md., Nov. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month.
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An important new initiative by the Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety to protect the lives of garment workers by providing fire safety training to factory security guards.
Hilltop Distribution, manufacturer of the non-toxic endurance biobarrier™ line of anti-mold and mildew products, has announced results from an independent survey about household mold removal
SACRAMENTO, Calif., Nov. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cal/OSHA cited Disney Construction, Inc.
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When dealing with mold remediation there are certain steps that need to be taken in order to prevent the spreading of mold to other areas of the home or not removing it fully.
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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...
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...
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...
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.