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2013-06-06 23:37:35

The American Association of Radon Scientists and Technologists is pleased to announce the establishment of a charitable non-profit, AARST Foundation, and to announce that the new organization

2013-06-06 23:22:24

Timothy Evans, owner of Traverse City Home Inspections LLC (http://www.traversecityhomeinspections.com), a home inspection company serving

2013-02-01 23:00:34

The AARST Consortium on National Radon Standards has announced approval and release of a new Provisional American National Standard for radon mitigation professionals entitled, "Radon Mitigation

2013-01-19 23:04:07

Nearly 25 years after the passage of the Indoor Radon Abatement Act (IRAA), the President of the nation’s leading professional organization working on radon (radioactivity) reduction solutions


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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