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CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK) today issued the following statement regarding the company's management and monitoring of its ash basins:
DUBLIN, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/w4l35p/global_and ) has announced the addition of the "Global and
MarketPublishers.com informs that a new research report on the sodium silicate (CAS 1344-09-8) market prepared by BAC Reports is available in its catalogue. London,
A bright blue pigment used 5,000 years ago is giving modern scientists clues toward the development of new nanomaterials with potential uses in state-of-the-art medical imaging devices, remote controls for televisions, security inks and other technology.
It's no surprise that humans the world over use more water, by volume, than any other material.
2000 years after the Romans invented cement, this material is still the most commonly used in construction throughout the world. Its complex internal structure means that many questions about this material continue to have unsatisfactory answers.
Silica Gel, made synthetically from sodium silicate, is granular, vitreous, highly porous form of silica. Silica is a naturally occurring mineral that is purified and processed into either granular or beaded form. It has a strong affinity for water molecules. Silica gel is commonly used as a desiccant where it is packed in vapor-permeable plastic in order to control local humidity in order to avoid spoilage or degradation of some goods. Due to their high absorption of moisture and...
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