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Nearly 250,000 Recycled Plastic Bottles Will Be Used to Turn the Lions and UNC Games Green GREENSBORO, N.C., Dec.
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R.A.K.I’s renovated website adds more consumer interface for businesses needing E-waste management. Houston, TX (PRWEB) November 27, 2014 In this digital
LONDON, Nov. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The platinum group metals (PGMs), platinum, palladium and rhodium, have significant catalytic properties.
When researchers wanted to verify alcohol-use survey results at a senior housing center, they came up with a novel way to measure residents’ drinking: Count the empty bottles in recycling bins.
DALLAS, November 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market research report "Wood Plastic Composite Market by Type (Polyethylene, Polyvinylchloride, Propylene,
In conjunction with the national event known as America Recycles Day, Frederick County Government has announced the winners of its Business Waste Reduction and Recycling Award. Frederick,
Rexam's Beverage Can North America Chicago Office Recycled More Than Two Million Aluminum Cans WASHINGTON, Nov.
The Company Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Manufacturing Sites more than 50 Percent and Reduced Manufacturing Waste by 71 Percent Since 2000 RACINE, Wis., Nov.
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,...