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2013-11-11 23:22:14

Champion Engineering worked with OTC to provide a smoke machine to help an Army Soldier stationed in Afghanistan keep military vehicles running dependably and safely in dusty dessert conditions.

2013-11-05 23:32:39

Professional fire and smoke restoration work requires experience and resources to perform properly. Boise, ID (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 When the firefighters

2013-11-01 23:24:06

More than 3,000 people die in house fires every year and 65% of these deaths result from fires in properties without working smoke alarms.

Wildfire Smoke Poses Health Risks
2013-10-28 05:11:32

The increasing number of wildfires occurring throughout the US in recent summers has been sending carbon monoxide and other toxins into the atmosphere, causing respiratory issues among people living far from the affected areas.

Nest Protect WiFi Smoke Detector
2013-10-08 12:13:12

Nest has just announced their new WiFi-controlled carbon monoxide and smoke detector, Nest Protect.

2013-09-27 23:27:02

RTP Company has introduced a new series of flame retardant products for use in applications installed in air-handling spaces that need to meet Underwriters Laboratories’ (UL) 2043 standard for

2013-09-26 23:23:23

Campaign Emphasizes “Children Are Smoke-Free Zones” Denver, Colo.


Latest Smoke Reference Libraries

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2009-07-06 16:44:13

Haze is a type of atmospheric phenomenon where dust, smoke and dry particles in the air obscure the sky's clarity. Haze is created through various activities including farming, traffic pollution,and even wildfires. The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) categorizes the obscuration of the Earth's atmosphere by a list of different types of atmospheric phenomena. One of these is haze. The other classifications are: fog, ice fog, steam fog, mist, smoke, volcanic ash, dust, sand, and snow....

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Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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