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largest ozone hole over Antarctica
2014-08-21 03:50:52

Steve Cole and Kathryn Hansen, NASA NASA research shows Earth's atmosphere contains an unexpectedly large amount of an ozone-depleting compound from an unknown source decades after the compound was banned worldwide. Carbon tetrachloride (CCl4), which was once used in applications such as dry cleaning and as a fire-extinguishing agent, was regulated in 1987 under the Montreal Protocol along with other chlorofluorocarbons that destroy ozone and contribute to the ozone hole over...

2014-08-20 16:21:02

WASHINGTON, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA research shows Earth's atmosphere contains an unexpectedly large amount of an ozone-depleting compound from an unknown source decades after the compound was banned worldwide. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081007/38461LOGO Carbon tetrachloride (CCl4), which was once used in applications such as dry cleaning and as a fire-extinguishing agent, was regulated in 1987 under the Montreal Protocol along with other...

Plastic that soaks up carbon dioxide
2014-08-12 02:30:35

American Chemical Society A sponge-like plastic that sops up the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide (CO2) might ease our transition away from polluting fossil fuels and toward new energy sources, such as hydrogen. The material — a relative of the plastics used in food containers — could play a role in President Obama’s plan to cut CO2 emissions 30 percent by 2030, and could also be integrated into power plant smokestacks in the future. The report on the material is one of nearly 12,000...

2014-07-31 23:20:09

Product Innovation Ltd (PI) who developed the electronic propane gauge known as the Propane GasGenie brought the topic to the Magazine editor's attention. The results of the investigation will be published in the next edition. Princeton, NJ (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Everyone who grills using propane is familiar with the problem of running out of gas in the middle of cooking. It always seems to happen at the most inconvenient time. Consequently many people search for a solution and then...

2014-07-24 16:23:35

WHIPPANY, N.J., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Suburban Propane Partners, L.P. (NYSE: SPH), a nationwide distributor of propane, fuel oil and related products and services, as well as a marketer of natural gas and electricity, announced today that it has scheduled its Fiscal 2014 Third Quarter Results Conference Call for Thursday, August 7, 2014 at 9:00 AM Eastern Time. Analysts, investors and other interested parties are invited to listen to management's discussion of Fiscal 2014...

2014-07-23 23:29:09

Product Innovation Ltd (PI), the inventors of the electronic propane gauge known as the Propane GasGenie, are cooperating with Butane-Propane News to produce a review of the popular pressure gauge. Many consumers rely on these to warn them when their BBQ tank is running low. New Jersey (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Grilling using propane is very popular in the US with approximately 42 million households owning a propane based grill. And running out of gas in the middle of a BBQ is a very well...

2014-07-23 08:25:12

WHIPPANY, N.J., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Suburban Propane Partners, L.P. (NYSE: SPH), a nationwide distributor of propane, fuel oil and related products and services, as well as a marketer of natural gas and electricity, today announced that its Board of Supervisors declared a quarterly distribution of $0.8750 per Common Unit for the three months ended June 28, 2014. This quarterly distribution rate equates to an annualized rate of $3.50 per Common Unit. The distribution is...

2014-07-16 23:05:02

Company’s Liquid Propane Injection System Powers Freightliner Custom Chassis S2G Medium-Duty Truck and Thomas Built C2 School Bus Georgetown, TX (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 CleanFUEL USA, the industry leader in propane autogas fleets and fueling infrastructure, today announced full production of two prominent product offerings powered by its Liquid Propane Injection (LPI) system, the Freightliner Custom Chassis S2G medium-duty truck and the Thomas Built C2 school bus. The CleanFUEL USA LPI...

2014-07-10 23:03:47

Fluorocarbon Refrigerants can be segmented by Geographies, Companies, Applications and Ingredients. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market-report/fluorocarbon-refrigerants-reports-6093777763.html. (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Fluorocarbons are the most commonly used refrigerants. Chlorofluorocarbons (CFC), Hydrochlorofluorocarbons (HCFC), and Hydrofluorocarbons (HFC) are the types of fluorochemicals commonly used as refrigerants. However, due to the relatively high ODPs and GWPs, CFC and HCFC...

2014-07-10 23:03:40

Inorganic Refrigerants market can be segmented by Geographies, Companies, Applications, Ingredients and Types. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market-report/inorganic-refrigerants-reports-4544023273.html (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 The consumption of inorganic refrigerants (Ammonia, CO2) in 2012 was 109.0 thousand MT in, and is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 7.5%, from 2013 to 2018. Generally, inorganic refrigerants like ammonia and carbon dioxide are characterized by global warming...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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