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2015-04-15 23:04:09

The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) officially launched its mobile applications for its members

2015-04-15 16:22:16

BEDFORD, Mass., April 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Aggregate Industries US, a Holcim Group Company, is pleased to announce that its Severn Asphalt facility received the Gold Achievement Award for

2015-04-15 08:39:38

DUBLIN, April 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- SmartBin, the leading provider of Intelligent Remote Monitoring solutions in the Waste Management and Recycling sectors, has announced

2015-04-14 23:09:21

Along with several other community sponsors, Secure Cap of Orange, CA helped raise funds for Sea Scouts through the creative recycling initiative, Yourtrashyourcash.com.

2015-04-14 12:23:19

LOS ANGELES, April 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Lincoln International LLC ("Lincoln"), a leading global mid-market investment bank, announced that Certified Recycling ("Certified" or the "Company")

2015-04-13 12:23:16

Thrift Store Shows Need for Textile Recycling on April 18 BELLEVUE, Wash., April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to educate consumers about the environmental threat of clothing

2015-04-10 23:05:18

Electronics recycling firm providing an Earth Day opportunity to keep e-waste out of the landfill (PRWEB) April 10, 2015 To help combat the estimated

2015-04-10 08:22:29

NEW YORK, April 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Already one of the world's largest events of its kind, the NYC SAFE (Solvents, Automotive, Flammables and Electronics) Disposal events, administered by

2015-04-09 23:09:11

Road Science, a division of ArrMaz, unveils a new, versatile expansion to its line of asphalt emulsifiers. Mulberry, Florida (PRWEB) April 09, 2015 Road

2015-04-08 12:24:03

RALEIGH, N.C., April 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- BENLEE, the leading manufacturer of Roll off Trailers, and its sister companies Goldsboro and Raleigh Metal Recycling, have launched the Commodities


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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
fleuron
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]