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2014-10-24 08:22:58

e-waste recycling kiosk company praised for environmental advocacy and economic stimulus to local communities SAN DIEGO, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ecoATM, the nationwide network of automated electronics recycling kiosks, announced today it received the 2014 Green Business of the Year Award presented by the Latin Business Association (LBA) for its increasingly positive impact on the environment and economy. ecoATM, the first e-waste recycling kiosk, was invented to help solve the...

2014-10-23 23:10:21

At Your Disposal Waste Services, Inc. is currently providing recycling and hauling services to the construction site of a mixed-use development in Austin. Austin, TX (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 Roll off dumpster rental company At Your Disposal Waste Services, Inc. is currently providing their recycling and hauling services to a mixed-use development in Austin, TX called 3eleven. The 36-story building will provide apartment buildings as well as office and retail space. 3eleven, also know as...

2014-10-23 12:23:36

OAK BROOK, IL, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Primary Energy Recycling Corporation (TSX: PRI), a clean energy company that generates revenue from capturing and recycling recoverable heat and byproduct fuels from industrial processes, today announced that it will release its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2014, after market close on Thursday, November 13, 2014. A telephone conference call hosted by management to discuss the financial results will be...

2014-10-23 12:23:17

Recycled bottle program reduces petroleum usage and eliminates landfill waste; helps projects earn additional LEED credits ARLINGTON, Texas, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Demilec, one of North America's largest manufacturers of spray foam products, has recycled its 300,000,000th plastic bottle into its Heatlok family of closed-cell insulation products. Since the company's recycled bottle program launched in 2004, tons of plastic containers - mostly of soda and water bottles - have...

2014-10-23 12:23:10

WASHINGTON, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI), a business unit of the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI), announces that Mark A. Thimons will succeed Gregory Crawford as Vice President of the Steel Recycling Institute (SRI). Mr. Crawford announced his upcoming retirement earlier this year. Mr. Thimons joined SMDI in November, 2010 as director of construction sustainability and has over 25 years of experience in steel construction...

2014-10-22 16:32:25

MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Appliance Recycling Centers of America, Inc. (Nasdaq: ARCI) today announced that it will report third quarter financial results for the three- and nine-month periods ended September 27, 2014, after the market closes on November 3, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140210/CG62255LOGO The Company will hold a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Central Time on Tuesday, November 4, 2014, to discuss its third quarter financial results. To...

2014-10-22 12:23:31

The 50 jacket is made entirely from 50 recycled water bottles and entirely in the U.S.A. HICKORY, N.C., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Environmentally-friendly, made in the U.S.A. clothing brand Dirtball is currently funding its latest "green" fashion on Kickstarter. The 50 jacket is the first outerwear jacket to be produced using a closed-loop manufacturing system, meaning that the product can be recycled. Last year, Dirtball ran a successful Kickstarter campaign for it's...

2014-10-22 08:21:00

Company To Upgrade One Of The Largest West Coast Transit Railroads; Commences After Successful Year Long In-Track Testing ZANESVILLE, Ohio, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AXION International Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: AXIH), a leader in recycled plastic and plastic composite technologies used to produce ECOTRAX® rail ties/sleepers and STRUXURE® building products, and a vertically integrated re-processor and supplier of recycled plastic, announced today that it has received a purchase...

2014-10-17 08:22:25

CLEVELAND, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aleris announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to sell its North American and European Recycling and Specification Alloys businesses to an affiliate of Signature Group Holdings. The sale includes 18 production facilities in North America and six in Europe. The facilities offer a wide range of metal recycling services and specification alloy products. Signature has agreed to pay an aggregate of $525 million for the...

2014-10-15 16:32:31

DUBLIN, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Green and Recycled Mobile Phone Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Recycling or reusing cell phones helps the environment by saving energy, conserving natural resources, and keeping reusable materials out of landfills, thus reducing pollution. Cell phones contain a large number of chemicals and hazardous substances used in their...


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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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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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