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2014-10-15 12:23:03

Comprehensive Industry Data Through 2013 Now Available in Association Bookstore ARLINGTON, Va., Oct.

2014-10-14 23:13:12

E-recycling firm aims to promote environmental health through Energy Day and community recycling drive. (PRWEB) October 14, 2014

2014-10-14 23:06:42

According to new report from BCC Research, the global market for wood-plastic composites (WPCs), cellulosic plastics, plastic lumber and natural fiber composites is expected to reach 5.6 million

2014-10-14 16:22:48

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2014-10-14 08:24:05

Company Continues to Execute on Sterilization Strategy by Signing Letter of Intent with Pioneer Recycling TAMPA, Fla., Oct.

2014-10-09 23:02:50

Lightweight, Durable, Affordable Covers Meet EPA Regulations for Storm Water Exposure CHARLOTTE, N.C.

2014-10-03 16:21:44

PHOENIX, Oct. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In its dedication to responsible, long-term management of the country's recycling and non-hazardous solid waste, Republic Services, Inc.


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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
swell-mobsman
  • A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.
Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.