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The Great American Can Roundup's Commander-in-Chief Challenge Results in More Than 2.2 Million Recycled Cans WASHINGTON, April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second year, the U.S.
Air Quality, Recycling and Waste Management Essential to Cruise Experience WASHINGTON, April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In honor of Earth Day, the cruise industry renews its commitment
For Earth Day 2015 Zonesty is holding an electronics recycling campaign that is aimed at helping people safely recycle their used phones, computers, pagers and more. Sugar
4th SCAPET (South/Central Americas, Andean & Caribbean PET Markets, Applications & Recycling) conference travels to Bogota, Colombia on 2-4 June, 2015 for a complete review of South &
WASHINGTON, April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- America's non-alcoholic beverage industry salutes Earth Day and the countless actions it has inspired among individuals and companies to protect
Find out where you can recycle your used car battery and help the earth MILWAUKEE, April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Did you know up to 99% of your vehicle battery is recyclable and almost
IBID, Covanta, Panasonic, Urban Renewal and City of Newark partner for second annual collection event in Peter Francisco Park, providing convenience and access to safe disposal of electronics
Covanta's $45 Million Facility to Employ 60 or More Workers INDIANAPOLIS, April 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Covanta, a world leader in sustainable waste management and renewable energy,
LENEXA, Kan., April 20, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The 45th anniversary of Earth Day in 2015 puts a shining spotlight
DUBAI, April 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The PEL Baby & Mega Jaws bottle crusher range reduces waste glass bottle bulk by 80% and diverts millions of bottles away from
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...
Graphite (named by Abraham Gottlob Werner in 1789, from the Greek Î³ÏÎ±Ï†ÎµÎ¹Î½: "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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