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2013-08-02 23:02:22

In-demand research study “Alkyd Resins: European Union Market Outlook 2013 and Forecast till 2018” worked out by Business Analytic Center (BAC) has been recently published by Market Publishers Ltd. According to the report, the EU alkyd resins production by volume is predicted to amount to almost 473,000 tonnes by 2015. London,UK (PRWEB) August 02, 2013 In 2012, the EU alkyd resins production in value terms reached nearly EUR 668.3 million, while the production volume totaled more than...

2013-07-10 14:51:45

In Bolivia, in the largest continuous salt desert in the world, researchers from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia have found a bacterium that stores large amounts of PHB, a prized polymer. This biodegradable plastic is used by the food and pharmaceutical industries, for example to produce nanospheres to transport antibiotics. In the quest for natural polymers to substitute for petroleum-based plastics, scientists have recently discovered that a microorganism in South America...


Word of the Day
Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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