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2014-10-23 12:23:17

Recycled bottle program reduces petroleum usage and eliminates landfill waste; helps projects earn additional LEED credits ARLINGTON, Texas, Oct.

2014-10-23 12:23:10

WASHINGTON, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI), a business unit of the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI), announces that Mark A.

2014-10-22 16:32:25

MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Appliance Recycling Centers of America, Inc.

2014-10-22 12:23:31

The 50 jacket is made entirely from 50 recycled water bottles and entirely in the U.S.A. HICKORY, N.C., Oct.

2014-10-22 08:21:00

Company To Upgrade One Of The Largest West Coast Transit Railroads; Commences After Successful Year Long In-Track Testing ZANESVILLE, Ohio, Oct.

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


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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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palinode
  • A poem in which the author retracts something said in an earlier poem.
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