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2014-09-11 08:23:03

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2014-09-09 23:04:23

VigorOx® WWT II Dosing and Control Station To Debut on Trade Show Floor Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 PeroxyChem announced today that

2014-09-08 08:23:19

BlueDot Franchise Equipment Including RDX MicroScreen System to be Operated by Stanford University's Dr. Craig S. Criddle SCOTTSDALE, AZ and CALGARY, AB, Sept.

2014-09-07 23:00:16

ReportsnReports.com adds “In-depth Research on China Solid Waste Disposal Industry, 2014-2018” report to its store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) September 08, 2014

2014-09-04 23:06:55

Transparency Market Research published a new report "Nanocoatings Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its report store.

2014-09-02 23:04:00

The European air quality control system (AQCS) market report defines and segments the air quality control system market in Europe with analysis and forecast of revenue.

2014-08-29 12:22:25

The Miami medical waste disposal company now offers their services all over the Sunshine State with flat monthly fees, no complicated contracts, and a free 5 minute assessment quote. MIAMI,

2014-08-27 23:15:46

Nearly 500,000 pounds of food waste will be removed and converted into nutrient-neutral water each year to help ease Israel’s increasing solid waste crisis. Chestnut


Latest Pollution Reference Libraries

Acid Rain
2013-04-01 10:21:17

Acid rain is any form of precipitation that is unusually acidic, meaning that is possesses high levels of hydrogen ions. It can have harmful effects on aquatic animals, plants, and infrastructure. Acid rain is caused by emissions of sulfur dioxide and nitrogen oxide, which react with the water molecules within the atmosphere to produce acids. Nitrogen oxides can be produced naturally by lightening strikes. Sulfur dioxide can be produced naturally by volcanic eruptions. The chemicals that are...

Water Pollution
2013-03-25 12:43:15

Water pollution is the contamination of bodies of water including rivers, oceans, lakes, aquifers and groundwater. Water pollution is when pollutants are discharged directly or indirectly into a body of water without adequate treatment to remove harmful compounds. Water pollution affects the plants and organisms that reside in these bodies of water. In almost all of the cases the effect is damaging not only to individual species and populations, but to the natural biological communities as...

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2009-07-07 19:47:08

Today's soil contamination is a direct result of man-made chemicals or other changes in nature's soil environment. This contamination most commonly occurs from underground storage tanks bursting, use of pesticides, discarding oil and fuel illegally, leakage of dirty surface water, draining of wastes from landfalls and knowingly dumping industrial wastes into the soil. The most widespread chemicals found are petroleum hydrocarbons, solvents, common pesticides, lead and additional heavy metals....

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2009-07-06 17:01:44

Arctic haze is a phenomenon that occurs in the atmosphere at high latitudes in the Arctic due to air pollution. What distinguishes Arctic haze from haze found elsewhere, is the ability of its chemical ingredients to endure in the atmosphere for a longer period of time compared to other pollutants. Due to limited snowfall, rain, or turbulent air to displace pollutants from the polar air in the spring, Arctic haze can continue for more than a month in the northern atmosphere. Arctic haze was...

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Word of the Day
obdormition
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".
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