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2014-06-18 23:05:38

Jason Earle, CEO of 1-800-GOT-MOLD? LLC warns home buyers to be careful who they hire for the home inspection. He also offers a short list of building defects that are commonly overlooked but can signal a mold problem. Plainsboro, NJ (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 Jason Earle, CEO of 1-800-GOT-MOLD? LLC and a nationally recognized healthy home expert, cautioned home buyers to be aware of who they're hiring for that crucial home inspection. Not all home inspectors are good at finding potential...

2014-06-18 08:23:29

Québec becomes the second province to adopt the Towards Sustainable Mining initiative MONTREAL, June 18, 2014 /CNW/ - The Québec Mining Association (QMA) today announced its members will adopt the Towards Sustainable Mining (TSM) initiative, a program designed to improve environmental and social practices in the Canadian mining industry, over a phased-in four-year period. The Mining Association of Canada (MAC) and its members launched the TSM initiative in 2004. Today's...

2014-06-18 08:23:22

GOLDEN, Colo., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Golden Minerals Company ("Golden Minerals" or the "Company") (NYSE MKT: AUMN) (TSX: AUM) today announced plans for a July 2014 restart of mining at its Velardena Properties located in Durango state, Mexico. Once mining and processing are ramped up to approximately 285 tonnes per day (tpd) of sulfide ore in mid-2015, the Company expects output of approximately 1.0 to 1.2 million silver equivalent ounces per annum (including silver and...

2014-06-17 23:15:53

Mold was reportedly causing a big problem to the residents of one apartment complex in St Charles County. In order to help everybody eliminate mold effectively and safely, My Cleaning Products suggested an organic mold removal spray. St. Charles, MO (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 Mold was causing a problem at one apartment building in St Charles County in Missouri. And according to a report from ksdk.com, the tenants have had enough if its presence. In response to it, My Cleaning Products...

2014-06-17 23:13:59

My-EOP™ is a mobile application which allows organizations to share their custom emergency plans with staff members through mobile devices, with or without cellular connectivity. The app is ideal for sharing emergency response and preparedness plans, radio interoperability information, community response plans, and any other information that would be beneficial by being in an easy to access, quick reference format. Shawnee Mission, Kan. (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 Guest Communications...

2014-06-17 13:07:52

Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research Melbourne researchers have shown a type of leukaemia can be successfully ‘reversed’ by coaxing the cancer cells back into normal development. The discovery was made using a model of B-progenitor acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (B-ALL), the most common cancer affecting children. Researchers from the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute showed that switching off a gene called Pax5 could cause cancer in a model of B-ALL, while restoring...

2014-06-17 12:23:33

LONDON, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Central Africa Mining Report Q3 2014http://www.reportbuyer.com/industry_manufacturing/mining/central_africa_mining_report_q3_2013_1.html Includes 3 FREE quarterly updatesCentral Africa's mining sector is set to follow much of the continent by developing its substantial mineral wealth. The region is still far from achieving its full potential, but these recent developments could indicate a...

2014-06-16 23:06:35

Dr. Pamela McCauley will emcee the 2014 eCYBERMISSION National Showcase and the Awards Luncheon, featuring student teams from all across the nation. The web-based science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) program, sponsored by the U.S. Army and administered by the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA), encourages students in grades sixth through ninth to develop solutions to real-world challenges in their communities. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) June 16, 2014 Twenty student teams...

2014-06-13 23:08:32

Inspection reportedly found mold in Webber International University. To help anyone with the same problem, My Cleaning Products recommended the use of Molderizer to kill mold fast, easy and safe. Babson Park, FL (PRWEB) June 13, 2014 An international school at Babson Park in Florida was found to have mold. In a report from theledger.com, it was said that the fungus was discovered after the inspection of the Health Department. In connection with it, My Cleaning Products recommended to the...

2014-06-13 23:04:10

Local independent agency, Farmington Insurance Agency, spreads awareness of National Safety Month in the local community. Farmington, MI (PRWEB) June 13, 2014 Farmington Insurance Agency, based in Michigan, has been providing insurance solutions to individuals and families since 1868. This June is National Safety month, organized by the National Safety Council. In order to spread awareness for this month, as well as bring attention to and help prevent crucial safety concerns, Farmington...

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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....

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...

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...

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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