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2014-02-05 12:20:55

Airline further reduces environmental impact through new insulating, recyclable InCycle® cups and improved recycling procedures CHICAGO, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines is introducing a new, eco-friendly coffee cup to its United Club beverage service beginning this month and on United flights beginning mid-March. The insulating InCycle® cup, manufactured by Washington-based technology company MicroGREEN, is fully recyclable and made from up to 50 percent recycled materials. The...

2014-02-05 08:20:31

$127,000 Purchase Order for Replacement of Poor Quality Wooden Ties; Second Order for Testing Specialty Application as Company Anticipates Additional Orders in Coming Months NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AXION International Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: AXIH), a leader in recycled plastic and plastic composite technologies used to produce ECOTRAX® rail ties/sleepers and STRUXURE® building products, today announced a second purchase order from an international freight...

2014-02-04 12:21:19

BANNOCKBURN, Ill., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) reporting requirements for manufacturing byproducts sent for recycling are "burdensome, unnecessary, and actually discourage recycling," an industry expert told Congress today. Speaking on behalf of more than 2,000 U.S. electronics manufacturers who are members of IPC -- Association Connecting Electronics Industries(®), Dr. Brent Grazman said IPC members are strong advocates of...

2014-02-04 08:23:19

Web Site: www.CuMtn.com TSX: CUM VANCOUVER, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Copper Mountain Mining Corporation (TSX: CUM) (the "Company" or "Copper Mountain") announces that construction of the secondary crusher at the Copper Mountain mine located in southern British Columbia is now underway on schedule. The main components of the crusher are now on a ship being transported to eastern Canada for transportation to the mine site. The total cost of construction for the secondary...

2014-02-03 12:23:25

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rehrig Pacific Company, a leading supplier of roll-out carts, recycle bins and commercial containers to the waste and recycling collection industry, today announced the addition of roll-out cart production to its Orlando, Florida, plant. Rehrig Pacific will have roll-out cart production capacity in the facility during the first half of 2014. The company has been actively serving the Florida market over the past eight years by producing both...

2014-02-03 08:22:13

461 Colleges and Universities to Participate in Largest US Student-Driven Recycling Campaign STAMFORD, Conn., Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Let the competition begin. Through March 29, a special kind of madness is in the air at college campuses across the nation - the 14(th) annual RecycleMania, the national tournament for colleges and universities competing to reduce, reuse and recycle the most. For an eight-week period, beginning today and running concurrently with the...

2014-02-03 08:21:37

OAK BROOK, IL, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Primary Energy Recycling Corporation (TSX: PRI), a clean energy company that generates revenue from capturing and recycling recoverable heat and byproduct fuels from industrial processes, today announced a two-week extension of its existing contract with the site host for its Cokenergy project. The extension will expire on February 14, 2014. The framework for a new long-term contract for Cokenergy is in place and the Company and its...

2014-01-30 23:24:11

Vikoz is now purchasing scrap plastic anywhere in the U.S. or Canada. Full details are available online at http://www.vikoz.com. Utah (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 In today’s day and age just about everybody is trying to do the right thing by being as green as possible and recycling everything that is recyclable. Now, thanks to Vikoz Enterprises, companies can actually get paid to recycle. Vikoz is now purchasing plastic scrap for recycling and to make the deal even better the company will...

2014-01-29 23:25:28

Green Manufacturer Increases Recycled Content to 90% in Stainless Steel Sinks and Fixtures Franklin Park, Illinois (PRWEB) January 29, 2014 Just Sinks, the residential sinks division of Just Manufacturing Company, has announced that newly melted stainless steel used in the production of the company’s stainless steel sinks and faucets has reached a 90% recycled materials level in an ongoing effort with their steel mill suppliers. “We are proud to be part of the industry that is...

2014-01-28 16:21:59

OAK BROOK, IL, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Primary Energy Recycling Corporation (TSX: PRI) (Primary Energy or the Company) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend on the common shares of the Company (the "Shares") in the amount of US$0.05 per Share. The dividend will be payable on February 28, 2014 to holders of record at the close of business on February 14, 2014. About Primary Energy Recycling Corporation Primary Energy Recycling...


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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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