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2009-07-28 09:10:53

A toxic chemical in a widely used pain reliever and fever reducer is believed to have killed 25 children in six weeks, Bangladesh authorities said Tuesday. The health ministry conducted two tests on the suspect over-the-counter paracetamol, or acetaminophen, syrup, and each time we found diethyl glycol, Health Minister A.F.M Ruhul Haque told reporters.

2008-10-08 09:00:12

By Rentz, E Danielle; Lewis, Lauren; Mujica, Oscar J; Barr, Dana B; Schier, Joshua G; Weerasekera, Gayanga; Kuklenyik, Peter; McGeehin, Michael; Osterloh, John; Wamsley, Jacob; Lum, Washington; Alleyne, Camilo; Sosa, Nestor; Motta, Jorge; Rubin, Carol Objective In September 2006, a Panamanian physician reported an unusual number of patients with unexplained acute renal failure frequently accompanied by severe neurological dysfunction.

2008-08-18 12:00:49

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/b77209/monoethylene_glyco) has announced the addition of the "Monoethylene Glycol: World Market Outlook And Forecast" report to their offering.

2008-07-18 03:00:47

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/58f172/china_ethylene_gly) has announced the addition of the "China Ethylene Glycol Market Report, 2008-2009" report to their offering.

2008-07-16 09:01:11

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/2dff83/propylene_glycol) has announced the addition of the "Propylene Glycol: World Market Outlook And Forecast" report to their offering.

2008-07-03 15:00:21

Canadian environmental officials have acknowledged a rail tanker car derailed by a landslide into a British Columbia river is leaking a toxic chemical. The derailment of four Canadian Pacific Railway chemical cars into the Thompson River happened Tuesday.

2008-06-25 18:02:29

WOBURN, Mass. - Prosecutors yesterday in the James Keown murder trial attempted to prove through computer records that he searched for ways to poison his wife while, on her computers, Julie Keown grasped for answers about her increasingly failing health.

2008-06-15 18:00:23

Text of report in English by Iranian conservative news agency Mehr Tehran, 15 June: Jam Petrochemical Complex's Tenth olefin project, the worlds largest of its kind, will be officially inaugurated on Tuesday in Asaluyeh region, southern Iran, in a ceremony attended by President Mahmud Ahmadinezhad.

2007-01-30 08:03:28

An anti-icing fluid developed by engineers at NASA's Ames Research Center helps stop ice from ever forming.

2005-11-17 18:34:49

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A proposal that would require industry to add an ingredient to automobile antifreeze to make it less tasty to animals cleared a key Senate committee on Thursday. The Commerce Committee approved a measure introduced by Sen.

Word of the Day
  • The practice of two or more parties jointly purchasing all or part of a butchered cow and dividing the meat between them.
The word 'cowpooling' was formed on the model of 'carpooling'.