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2014-12-01 12:24:14

Nearly 250,000 Recycled Plastic Bottles Will Be Used to Turn the Lions and UNC Games Green GREENSBORO, N.C., Dec.

2014-11-27 23:04:57

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

2014-11-27 16:20:32

LONDON, Nov. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The platinum group metals (PGMs), platinum, palladium and rhodium, have significant catalytic properties.

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2014-11-26 04:00:21

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.

2014-11-21 12:22:43

DALLAS, November 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market research report "Wood Plastic Composite Market by Type (Polyethylene, Polyvinylchloride, Propylene,

2014-11-20 23:03:48

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,

2014-11-20 12:25:15

Rexam's Beverage Can North America Chicago Office Recycled More Than Two Million Aluminum Cans WASHINGTON, Nov.

2014-11-20 12:24:14

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.


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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
ultimo
  • In the month which preceded the present; in the last month, as distinguished from the current or present month and all others.
  • In the month which preceded the present; in the last month, as distinguished from the current or present month and all others.
The word 'ultimo' comes from the Latin phrase 'ultimo mense', 'in the last month'.
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