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2013-11-26 23:31:06

The type of water involved in any water damage scenario will largely dictate how that problem is addressed. A water restoration professional explains. Cleveland OH (PRWEB) November 26, 2013 Restoration Local, one of the leading providers of water damage repair and restoration in the United States, is offering tips to property owners on how to identify the type of water damage they may be experiencing. Knowing what type of water is involved dictates the manner of remediation and...

2013-11-26 23:20:29

CabinetHardware.org announced a new program to build toilets for villagers and urban slum dwellers in Nepal, where the lack of hygienic facilities is a top cause of illness and death. The fundraising campaign is a part of the Israel-based nonprofit Tevel b'Tzedek Fund Project. Nepal (PRWEB) November 26, 2013 CabinetHardware.org has launched a new fundraising campaign to help bring toilets to the South Asian country of Nepal, where poor hygiene and sanitation are a major cause of...

Inadequate Sanitation Is The No. 1 Topic On World Toilet Day
2013-11-19 14:50:01

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In declaring Nov. 19 “World Toilet Day,” the United Nations has symbolically made Tuesday’s No.1 priority raising awareness of inadequate sanitation for people living around the world. According to the UN, about 2.5 billion people do not have access to sufficient sanitation facilities and over 1 billion practice open defecation – a preventable routine that severely impacts public health. “We must break the taboos and make...

2013-11-17 23:01:18

Alongside partners UNICEF gets life-saving clean water to 200,000 people. (PRWEB) November 17, 2013 At least 200,000 people affected by Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippine city of Tacloban and six surrounding districts are now receiving clean water for cooking and drinking, as the first water treatment plant came back to full operating capacity last night. Since Super Typhoon Haiyan hit the Philippines just over a week ago, the water treatment plant for Leyte district was only operating at...

2013-10-24 23:32:02

Best Sanitizers, Inc., makers of professional hand hygiene and surface sanitation products, is asking food industry professionals to conduct their own side-by-side E2 hand soap comparison. Nevada City, CA (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 Best Sanitizers, Inc., a leader in hand hygiene and sanitation products for the food processing industry, is asking food processors and food handling professionals to compare the E2 hand soap they’re currently using to Best Sanitizers’ Alpet® Q E2...


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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