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2014-03-14 23:23:55

Advanced Chemical advances its services by offering 10 oz. silver bars for sale—a product designed to provide investors and collectors with a return on their investment. Warwick, RI (PRWEB) March 14, 2014 Advanced Chemical proudly announces its most recent development: the production of silver bars designed for investors, collectors, and gift-givers. When there's uncertainty in the economy, people gravitate towards gold, however at $1,200 - $1,300 an ounce, not everyone can afford...

2014-03-03 00:21:33

LOS ANGELES, March 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hollywood's biggest movie stars celebrated their achievements wearing platinum jewelry at the 86(th) Annual Academy Awards and related parties this evening. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140302/AQ75118 From the statement necklace as seen on Jennifer Lawrence, to Sandra Bullock's ear cuff and Jared Leto's shirt studs, leading actresses and actors chose to showcase their jewels in naturally white platinum settings that truly...

2014-02-26 08:36:40

New Platinum Power AA and AAA Batteries are Designed for High Drain Consumer Devices COLUMBUS, Ga. and NEWARK, N.J., Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Panasonic Energy Corporation of America today announced the introduction of its AA and AAA Platinum Power batteries, alkaline battery cells that protect power for up to 10 years¹. These batteries also feature enhanced storage capabilities and safe, stable power features. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140226/NY71110 ) The new...

2014-02-24 16:27:59

EMC, IBM, HP, Pivotal, Rackspace, SAP, and VMware, plus ActiveState, CenturyLink, join forces to bring open, multi-cloud platform-as-a-service to enterprise computing SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Summary -- Pivotal today announced that it will move to establish a formal open governance model for the Cloud Foundry open source project. The governance model is expected to be in place by the summer of 2014. -- Pivotal is joined by EMC, HP, IBM,...

2014-02-21 23:03:45

Platinum Soursop is regarded as the most powerful natural supplement that can provide superior healthy cell support. Now, more users can try it through the trial bottles that will be offered for a limited time. Los Angeles,Ca (PRWEB) February 21, 2014 Platinum Soursop is made out of 100% pure Brazilian Graviola. Guaranteed all-natural and effective, this supplement that is made in the USA is now offered in trial bottles, albeit only for a limited time. It also supports worldwide shipping...

2014-02-11 08:24:21

LONDON, Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Analyzing the Global Precious Metals Industry The category of precious metals generally includes silver, gold, platinum, palladium, diamonds and rhodium. The years 2008-2012 have been a period of fluctuating growth for the global precious metals industry. However, growth is seen to be stabilizing recently and the industry is expected to grow at a good growth rate to the year 2017.Aruvian...

2014-02-06 23:26:25

Manhattan Gold & Silver has updated the design of its website to create a modern look with a better user experience. Manhattan, New York (PRWEB) February 06, 2014 Manhattan Gold & Silver (MGS), a B2B precious metal refiner in New York City’s Diamond District, launched a redesign of its website on January 8, 2014. The refreshed MGS website retains all of the functionality of the original, including up-to-date precious metal prices (set by the London fix), explanations of...

2014-02-04 12:22:18

HOUSTON, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Platinum Energy Solutions, Inc. ("Platinum") announces a significant milestone today in its ongoing mission to be the premier hydraulic fracturing company in North America and its commitment to set the standard as a safety leader in the industry. Platinum crews have completed more than one million man-hours without a lost time incident while providing their customers with the excellent service and results they have come to expect. "I feel confident that...

2014-02-03 23:23:34

Platinum Soursop, which has always been 100% pure and natural, is now offered in an increased dosage. In each capsule is the strongest Brazilian Graviola extract in the market. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) February 03, 2014 The pure extract of Brazilian Graviola is making health experts very optimistic about its bountiful effects on a person’s health and overall well-being. Although Brazilian Graviola is still being studied as for writing, many people have already attested to its monumental...

2014-01-21 23:25:39

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, and a growing need for laser inscription services in jewelry customization, PhotoScribe has positioned itself as the Diamond District’s principal laser inscription shop. New York, NY (PRWEB) January 21, 2014 With over two decades experience marking for the jewelry trade, PhotoScribe is the leader in laser inscription technology development. Professional and known for excellent customer service, the company marks for manufacturers, as well as...

Latest Platinum Reference Libraries

2013-03-16 00:00:00

Antonio de Ulloa was born on January 12, 1716 in Seville. Ulloa enlisted with the Spanish Navy in 1733. In 1735, he was sent to Ecuador as a member of the French Geodesic Mission. The mission, led by Pierre Bouguer, was organized by the French Academy of Sciences to measure a degree of the meridian at the equator. He stayed in Ecuador for 9 years until 1744, during this stint; he discovered platinum with his partner, Jorge Juan. In 1745, he returned to Spain. However, while enroute to...

2005-05-25 18:52:44

Platinum is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Pt and atomic number 78. A heavy, malleable, ductile, precious, gray-white transition metal, platinum is resistant to corrosion and occurs in some nickel and copper ores along with some native deposits. Platinum is used in jewelry, laboratory equipment, electrical contacts, dentistry, and anti-pollution devices in automobiles. Notable characteristics The metal is a beautiful silvery-white when pure, and malleable...

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