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2014-11-18 12:23:02

Environmental "Nutrition Labels" for the Metal Now Available at www.aluminum.org/EPD ARLINGTON, Va., Nov.

2014-11-18 08:35:27

Denver Residents Rewarded For Recycling in Celebration of "America Recycles Day" CHICAGO, Nov.

2014-11-17 08:21:38

Find out where you can recycle in your area MILWAUKEE, Nov.

2014-11-14 08:24:24

Many Want Better Information about What to Recycle, Particularly for Plastics WASHINGTON, Nov.

2014-11-14 08:24:23

November 15 is a great day to educate and motivate about recycling ROCKVILLE, Md., Nov.

2014-11-13 23:09:01

New Display Highlights Automated System that Improves Hospital Cleanliness and Infection Control Denver, Colo.

2014-11-13 23:04:05

Celebrate with prAna by choosing recycled products Carlsbad, CA (PRWEB) November 13, 2014 On America Recycles Day and every day, prAna weaves recycling

2014-11-13 23:02:39

Maryland-based IT recycling firm A Better Way Computer Recycling is one of the first to be recognized as R2:2013 Certified. Elkridge, MD (PRWEB) November 13,

2014-11-12 23:10:57

As recycling rewards programs celebrate 10 years serving refuse haulers and municipalities, it’s time to look back and see what the real effect has been on recycling. Norfolk,

2014-11-12 16:23:46

Company Commits to Supporting Industry Transition to New Standard of Certified High-Recycled Content Aluminum ATLANTA and NEW YORK, Nov.


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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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Word of the Day
dipsas
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.