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OAKLAND, Calif., March 16, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cal/OSHA is reminding employers to avoid steam boilers that do not meet safety standards.
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Employers urged to break from regular work schedule during nationwide event from May 4-15, 2015, to offer fall prevention talks, demonstrations and training Dublin,
OAKLAND, Calif., March 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Lumber Liquidators acknowledged that the California Air Resources Board (CARB) has tested Lumber Liquidators' products and preliminary
Ergo Focus announces that it will exhibit two pioneering ergonomics products that are manufactured by HealthPostures, a leading American workplace solutions designer, at the Southwest Safety Expo
SGS Galson Laboratories, a world leader in industrial hygiene analysis and monitoring solutions, is offering a simple kit to test formaldehyde levels in homes. East
ATLANTA, March 12, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Two out of 3 people diagnosed with cancer survive five years or more, according to a CDC study published in today's Morbidity and Mortality
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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...
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