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Latest Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons Stories

2010-12-09 06:00:00

PAH Fingerprints Do Not Identify Pavement Sealants as Source ALEXANDRIA, Va., Dec.

2009-02-16 21:00:53

Children born in areas with traffic-related pollution may be at greater risk of developing asthma due to womb-acquired genetic changes, U.S.

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2007-04-11 11:05:50

NASA scientists have discovered evidence that a mysterious red glow, seen throughout the Milky Way and other galaxies but never on Earth, radiates from extremely fine dust clusters that cause the glow by combining molecular forces that oppose each other.

2007-03-31 03:00:22

By Jacques, Rodrigo J S; Okeke, Benedict C; Bento, Fatima M; Peralba, Maria C R; Camargo, Flvio A O ABSTRACT Anthracene, phenanthrene, and pyrene are polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon (PAHs) that display both mutagenic and carcinogenic properties.

2005-06-22 12:40:00

A joint study by the U.S. Geological Survey and the City of Austin (Texas) has found that runoff from parking lot sealcoat, a black coating used to protect and beautify asphalt, is a previously unrecognized source of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs).


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  • One of a pair of round metal cymbals attached to the fingers and struck together for rhythm and percussion in belly dancing.
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