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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.

2014-11-19 12:23:39

CHAGRIN FALLS, Ohio, Nov. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tarkett, worldwide leader in innovative and sustainable flooring and sports surface solutions, has partnered with Midwest-based E.J.

2014-11-19 12:23:33

LONDON, November 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The recent Metal Events' International Rare Earths Conference in Singapore was one of the most successful in its 10 year history.


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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
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.