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2014-11-06 16:23:09

The Southern Nevada Recycling Complex will Feature an Interactive Learning Center LAS VEGAS, Nov. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Republic Services, Inc.

2014-11-04 23:13:26

New focus on property management firms and YMCA centers for e-recycling collections. (PRWEB) November 04, 2014 A new campaign has started at R.A.K.I

2014-11-03 16:21:51

MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Appliance Recycling Centers of America, Inc.

2014-10-31 08:22:46

"Recycling RV" Gives Visitors Interactive Look at Plastics Recycling; Online Sweepstakes Offer Chance to Win an iPad®* WASHINGTON, Oct.

2014-10-30 08:39:31

Local Design Company Offers To Pick Up Your Carpeting From Your Curb CHICAGO, Oct.

2014-10-29 12:30:04

The country's No. 1 organic baby food brand joins forces with Preserve to recycle small, #5 plastics WALTHAM, Mass., Oct.

2014-10-28 23:14:27

Sunshine Recycling is currently providing their hauling services to the town of Lady Lake in Florida. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 Orlando dumpster

2014-10-24 08:22:58

e-waste recycling kiosk company praised for environmental advocacy and economic stimulus to local communities SAN DIEGO, Oct.


Latest Recycling Reference Libraries

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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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taphephobia
  • A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.
The word 'taphephobia' comes from Greek roots meaning 'burial' and 'fear'.
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