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2012-07-03 23:03:10

One Stop Green has expanded its product line with the addition of a line of super-mini CFLs and full spectrum CFLs. These new CFLs reduce energy use by up to 75% when compared with incandescent bulbs. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) July 03, 2012 One Stop Green has expanded its product line with the addition of a line of super-mini CFLs and full spectrum CFLs. These new CFLs reduce energy use by up to 75% when compared with incandescent bulbs. These CFLs are produced with global sustainability in...

2012-07-03 23:01:16

Battery Giant is proud to be a part of the Little Rock Community, announcing the opening of its newest location in Little Rock, Arkansas. Store owners Mike and Dawn Creekmore have lived in the area for over 25 years and are excited to bring the first Battery Giant location to Arkansas. Little Rock, AR (PRWEB) July 03, 2012 Battery Giant Franchise, LLC is proud to be a part of the Little Rock Community, announcing the grand opening of its newest location at 10300 North Rodney Parham Road, in...

2012-07-03 06:22:23

WASHINGTON, July 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Americans soon will celebrate Independence Day in backyards across the country, entertaining family and friends, grilling out, eating, drinking ... all of which can result in more than a bit of rubbish. But not all your waste needs to go to the trash can. To help make America's birthday and other outdoor celebrations more sustainable--without sacrificing safety, style, or convenience--Plastics Make it Possible® offers the following tips: (Logo:...

2012-07-02 23:01:04

TCT Stainless, a flatrolled steel distributor of coil and sheet, has implemented the metal service center software STRATIX from the metal industry software specialist Invera. Sterling Heights, MI (PRWEB) July 01, 2012 TCT Stainless, a flatrolled stainless steel service center, has implemented the metal service center ERP software STRATIX from the metal industry software specialist Invera. TCT implemented STRATIX using the STRATIX on-demand hosting service. Benefits TCT Stainless implemented...

2012-07-02 10:23:47

SALT LAKE CITY, July 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Reported today by Packsize International LLC in the company's first annual On Demand Packaging(TM) survey, a packaging solution's ability to reduce shipping costs was cited by respondents as the top-ranking aspect of their packaging operations that needs improvement. Recently conducted by Peerless Research Group, the study's findings are based on information collected from 521 top logistics and materials handling managers, who on average ship more...

2012-07-02 10:20:52

ROSWELL, Ga., July 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- GS Battery (USA) Inc., today announced it has joined Call2Recycle® to enhance its recycling efforts and provide its customers additional means to recycle their small, sealed lead acid batteries. Call2Recycle is the only no cost rechargeable battery and cell phone collection program in North America. "GS Battery is dedicated to global environmental initiatives and is committed to complying with all laws and ordinances," said Jay Northey,...

2012-07-02 06:27:37

DALLAS, July 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NASDAQ:TXN) today introduced the first in a family of multi-chemistry, multi-cell battery management gas gauge circuits with TI's proprietary Impedance Track(TM) capacity measurement technology. The bq34z100 power management chip is the first gas gauge in the industry to support a wide range of lithium-ion and lithium iron phosphate chemistries in 2- to 16-cell battery packs, extending battery run-time in...

2012-07-01 22:20:27

ATLANTA, July 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Novelis Inc. today announced it has completed the sale of three European aluminum foil and packaging plants to Eurofoil, a unit of American Industrial Acquisition Corporation (AIAC). The transaction includes foil rolling operations in Rugles, France; Dudelange, Luxembourg; and Berlin, Germany, which shall now operate, respectively, as Eurofoil France S.A.S., Eurofoil Luxembourg S.A., and Eurofoil Paper Coating GmbH. "Although these plants no longer...

2012-06-30 23:03:09

This year, AERC is ranked at 60, up from 62 the previous year. Flanders, NJ (PRWEB) June 30, 2012 AERC.com, Inc. (AERC Recycling Solutions) has been included in the 19th annual list of the 100 Largest Solid Waste Firms” which is included in the June issue of WasteAge Magazine. This year, AERC is ranked at 60, up from 62 the previous year. “AERC is pleased to be included in the prestigious list by WasteAge. We are proud to be one of the largest Solid Waste Firms in the country...

2012-06-30 23:01:07

Now is the Time to consider Lighting Retrofits City of Callaway goes green with LUXADD - 65% instant electrical Energy Savings. Miami, FL (PRWEB) June 30, 2012 The U.S. Energy Information Administration recently reported that the U.S. government in 2012 consumed 192.2 trillion BTUs of electrical energy alone. The federal government announced the same year it would take steps to cut its own energy use 28 percent by 2020. Numerous municipalities have set aside grants for energy efficient...


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2010-11-15 17:15:41

Fiberglass consists of numerous extremely fine fibers of glass. Although experimented with throughout history actual glass fibers were not mass produced until the invention of finer machine tooling. A dress with glass fibers was first worn in 1893 by stage actress Georgia Cayvan. Russell Games Slayter invented, in 1938, what is commonly known as fiberglass today. It is commonly used for insulation. Carbon fiber is also a somewhat similar but more expensive technology used in place of...

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2010-09-29 16:52:36

The incandescent light bulb provides a source of electric light through incandescence. The bulb works by passing current through a filament which heats to a temperature that produces light. The glass bulb that contains the filament prevents oxidation of the hot filament. The bulbs are also called electric lamps. Incandescent bulbs come in a various sizes and voltages. They can range from 1.5 volts to 300, require no external regulating equipment and have low manufacturing costs. They work...

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2009-06-19 16:25:24

Aluminum (or aluminium) is a soft, lightweight, silvery metal. It is an element in the boron group on the periodic table of elements, with the symbol Al and atomic number 13. On the earth's crust, aluminum is the most abundant metal, and the third most abundant of all elements on the earth's crust, after oxygen and silicon. It accounts for 8% of the weight of the Earth's solid surface. Because aluminum is a highly reactive metal, it doesn't occur in nature in a pure form. Aluminum forms a...

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2005-05-26 10:49:47

Graphite (named by Abraham Gottlob Werner in 1789, from the Greek γραφειν: "to draw/write", for its use in pencils) is one of the allotropes of carbon. Unlike diamond, graphite is a conductor, and can be used, for instance, as the material in the electrodes of an electrical arc lamp. Occurrence Associated minerals include: quartz, calcite, micas, iron meteorites and tourmalines. Notable occurrences include New York and Texas in the USA, Russia, Mexico, Greenland,...

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2005-05-26 09:40:46

Lead is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Pb (L. Plumbum) and atomic number 82. A soft, heavy, toxic and malleable poor metal, lead is bluish white when freshly cut but tarnishes to dull gray when exposed to air. Lead is used in building construction, lead-acid batteries, bullets and shot, and is part of solder, pewter, and fusible alloys. Lead has the highest atomic number of all stable elements. (But see the article on Bismuth, which has a half life so long it can...

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