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2012-12-17 05:01:07

“Global Trade Analysis of Yellow Phosphorus” is the latest addition to market research reports library of ReportsnReports.com. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) December 17, 2012 Yellow phosphorus is a kind of basic chemical, and it is also a sort of high energy consumption and pollution product. Most developed countries have stopped producing yellow phosphorus. Therefore, a great deal of yellow phosphorus has to be transported from origins to destinations. Then, the global trade of yellow...

2012-11-13 08:26:36

NEW YORK, Nov. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bion Environmental Technologies, Inc. (OTC QB/BB: BNET) today issued two reports on the local environmental benefits that result from its Kreider Farms Project and potential future livestock waste treatment projects. Bion recently commissioned a study that was conducted by Barry Evans, PhD, Senior Research Associate, Penn State Institutes of Energy and the Environment, to assess the local watershed benefits associated with nutrient reductions from...

2012-11-12 12:22:40

BRAMPTON, ON, Nov. 12, 2012 /CNW/ - For over a decade, the effectiveness of a niche / proprietary water quality treatment product called Phoslock(R) at precipitating and entrapping phosphorus has been proven on the world stage and through many research and field studies for drinking water reservoirs and freshwater lakes. Since 2008, pilot-scaled projects have been completed in Ontario (and evaluated by an independent agency) to demonstrate the effectiveness of Phoslock(R) to resolve...

2012-09-25 02:22:08

TSX Venture Symbol: GWG    OTCQX: GWMGF CUSIP: 39141Y 10 3 SASKATOON, Sept. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Great Western Minerals Group Ltd. ("GWMG" or the "Company"), (TSXV: GWG) is pleased to announce it will undertake a Preliminary Economic Assessment ("PEA") for its Hoidas Lake rare earth project based on promising large-scale lab results. Combined beneficiation/metallurgical test work has successfully produced a rare earth rough concentrate as well as a phosphate...

Rice Gene Allows Crop To Thrive In Nutrient Deficient Soil
2012-08-23 14:24:09

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In a discovery that could have major implications for the worldwide food supply, scientists at the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) in the Philippines have identified and leveraged a gene that allows rice to thrive in nutrient deficient soil. According to their report published this week in the journal Nature, the researchers were able to improve test yields of rice planted in the Philippines, Japan, and Indonesia by 20...

2012-08-23 06:22:27

VANCOUVER, Aug. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Focus Ventures Ltd. (TSX-V: FCV) is pleased to announce the acquisition of the Quebranta phosphate project located in the Ocucaje region approximately 300km south of Lima along the coastal desert some 30km from tidewater. The project consists of 27,000 hectares acquired by direct staking. An additional 450 hectares were acquired under an option agreement signed with a local company and Agrifos Peru S.A.C (a subsidiary of Focus) where Agrifos...

Method Of Removing Phosphorous From Wastewater Devised
2012-08-16 08:07:40

A professor at Michigan State University is part of a team developing a new method of removing phosphorous from our wastewater — a problem seriously affecting lakes and streams across the country. In addition, Steven Safferman, an associate professor of biosystems and agricultural engineering, and colleagues at Columbus, Ohio, based-MetaMateria Technologies, are devising a cost-effective way of recovering the phosphorous, which then can be reused for fertilizer products. Although...

2012-07-30 02:28:06

VANCOUVER, July 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Plains Creek Phosphate Corporation ("Plains Creek", the "Company") (TSX V: PCP) is pleased to announce the results of a Preliminary Economic Assessment ("PEA") for the Direct Shipping Option ("DSO") Project, the first step in the development of the GB Minerals AG Farim Phosphate Project located in Guinea Bissau, West Africa. The PEA was prepared by GBM Minerals Engineering Consultants Limited ("GBMMEC") in conjunction with Golder Associates...

2012-07-16 10:21:57

HARRISBURG, Pa., July 16, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority and the Department of Environmental Protection announced today they will host an auction on Sept. 12 for the sale and purchase of nutrient credits in the Susquehanna and Potomac watersheds. This will be a so-called "forward" auction, where certified credits will be sold at auction, delivered later and applied to 2012 and future compliance years. The auction will afford...

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2012-07-10 07:28:11

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Scientists have disproved a 2010 NASA study regarding how some bacterial life can thrive on arsenic. The journal Science said that new research shows the original 2010 controversial study results did not match up to the new findings. "Contrary to an original report, the new research clearly shows that the bacterium, GFAJ-1, cannot substitute arsenic for phosphorus to survive," said a statement by the U.S. journal. The same...


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2005-05-25 19:15:16

In chemistry, a phosphate is a polyatomic ion or radical consisting of one phosphorus atom and four oxygen. In the ionic form, it carries a -3 formal charge, and is denoted PO43-. In a biochemical setting, a free phosphate ion in solution is called inorganic phosphate, to distinguish it from phosphates bound in the form of ATP, or perhaps in DNA or RNA. Inorganic phosphate is generally denoted Pi. Inorganic phosphate can be formed by the reactions of ATP, or ADP, with the formation of the...

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