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New Bedford Harbor Pollution Prompts PCB-Resistance In Atlantic Killifish
2014-02-12 21:27:20

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution For four decades, waste from nearby manufacturing plants flowed into the waters of New Bedford Harbor—an 18,000-acre estuary and busy seaport. The harbor, which is contaminated with polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) and heavy metals, is one of the EPA’s largest Superfund cleanup sites. It’s also the site of an evolutionary puzzle that researchers at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) and their colleagues have been working to solve....

2014-02-05 08:34:55

SCARBOROUGH, Ontario, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fast Circuits Inc., a manufacturer of PCB prototypes, announced today that it is rolling out a PCB fabrication and assembly service that will allow PCB designers to place an order at www.7pcbmanufacturing.com with Fast Circuits and simultaneously order PCB assembly services from Asian Circuits. Fast Circuits now has the capability for providing to clients either quick turn or full-featured production quantity runs due to its...

2014-01-16 23:25:35

A supplier of rigid, flex, rigid flex printed circuit boards & design engineering services receives the honors of being accredited by The Better Business Bureau. (PRWEB) January 16, 2014 PCB Solutions is pleased to announce that on January 8th, the “Accredited Business application” with the Better Business Bureau was approved. Effective immediately, PCB Solutions has been added to the list of “BBB Accredited Businesses.” The accreditation not only places PCB Solutions in...

2014-01-14 23:04:31

Orbotech Pacific Ltd., the Asia Pacific subsidiary of Orbotech Ltd., a leading global provider of yield-enhancing and production solutions for printed circuit boards (PCBs) and IC substrates, today announced that Shenzhen Sunshine Circuits Technology Co., Ltd., a leading PCB producer in Shenzhen, China, has fully applied the InPlan® engineering system developed by Frontline PCB Solutions. Shenzhen, China (PRWEB) January 14, 2014 Orbotech Pacific Ltd., the Asia Pacific subsidiary of...

2014-01-07 23:24:18

A supplier of rigid, flex, rigid flex printed circuit boards & design engineering services has a banner year and doubles its number of engineering projects in 2013. Reno, NV (PRWEB) January 07, 2014 PCB Solutions is pleased to announce yet another year of excellent growth in one of its core services: Engineering Design and PCB Layout. PCB Solutions developed engineering services most of the 2013 year and made great strides in growing its engineering division. As noted in an official...

2013-12-17 23:23:50

The supplier of rigid, flex and rigid flex printed circuit boards provides another quarter of near perfect customer service, on-time deliveries and perfect quality. Reno, NV (PRWEB) December 17, 2013 PCB Solutions is pleased to announce yet another quarter of near perfect deliveries as reported by one of its top customers, Miyachi America Corporation (MAC). MAC’s most recent supplier review was issued for the period beginning July 1, 2013 and covered performance through the period of...

2013-12-04 23:20:12

Orbotech Pacific Ltd., the Asia Pacific subsidiary of Orbotech Ltd., a leading global provider of yield-enhancing and production solutions for printed circuit boards (PCBs) and IC substrates, is presenting digital production tools for creating a new PCB world in Hall 1, Booth No. K11 at the HKPCA Show. Shenzhen, China (PRWEB) December 04, 2013 Orbotech Pacific Ltd., the Asia Pacific subsidiary of Orbotech Ltd., a leading global provider of yield-enhancing and production solutions for...

2013-11-25 12:50:11

Chemical banned by the US 3 decades ago hurts seniors' cognitive performance Although PCBs have been banned in the United States since 1979, University of Montreal and CHU Sainte-Justine researcher Maryse Bouchard has found that higher levels of the toxin was associated with lower cognitive performance in seniors. There is a significant association between PCB levels and cognitive abilities among individuals aged 70 to 84 years; the correlation was also detected to a lesser extent among...

2013-11-12 23:34:05

Over 850 Paragon™ Laser Direct Imaging Systems Now Installed Worldwide Munich, Germany (PRWEB) November 12, 2013 Orbotech, S.A., the European subsidiary of Orbotech Ltd., a leading global provider of yield-enhancing and production solutions for printed circuit boards (PCBs) and IC substrates, is presenting the Company’s latest solutions for creating a new PCB world in Booth #B1.221 at Productronica. “As part of our commitment to being the vendor of choice for western PCB...

2013-11-05 23:00:12

Environment and Human Health, Inc.'s new research report closely examines the health risks that flame-retardants pose to the general population and recommends sweeping policy changes to protect the public. Recent toxicological studies demonstrate that flame-retardants pose the greatest risk to the normal growth and development of fetuses, infants and children. New Haven, Conn. (PRWEB) November 06, 2013 Environment and Human Health, Inc. (EHHI), an organization of physicians and public...


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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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