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2013-04-22 23:01:56

New research report “World Gasoline Additives Market State 2013 and Prospects” developed by Merchant Research & Consulting, Ltd. has been recently published by Market Publishers Ltd. London, UK (PRWEB) April 22, 2013 Currently, the world gasoline additives market is characterized by the constantly growing demand for ethyl tert-butyl ether (ETBE). This trend is especially obvious in such developed countries as the US and Japan and also in certain Western European countries....

2013-04-17 08:23:56

Property Closing Clears Way for Demolition Activity SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The latest chapter in a major Union Township, New Jersey redevelopment project is being written with the sale of the former National Envelope Corporation facility to EFG-Clermont Terrace, LLC, an EnviroFinance(®) Group company doing business in New Jersey. EFG-Clermont Terrace, LLC (EFG-CT) intends to change the nature of the site with the creation of a vibrant residential...

2013-04-17 04:20:15

DALLAS, April 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The report, "Crop Protection Chemicals Market by Types (Herbicides, Fungicides, Insecticides, Bio-pesticides and Adjuvants), by Crop Types, by Geography Global Trends and Forecast to 2018", defines and segments the global crop protection chemicals market with analysis and forecasting of the global revenues for pesticides (synthetic as well as bio-based), and adjuvants. It also identifies the driving and restraining factors for the global...

2013-04-11 12:24:19

Retailers Have Market Power to Protect Customers, Say Health Leaders of The Safer Chemicals, Healthy Families Coalition WASHINGTON, April 11, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A coalition of health and environmental organizations from around the nation launched a campaign today to enlist nation's top 10 retailers in removing toxic chemicals from consumer products. Called Mind the Store, the campaign asks retailers to identify whether a specific list of hazardous chemicals are in the...

2013-04-10 16:23:37

WASHINGTON, April 10, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) President Charles T. Drevna responded to the recent New Hampshire verdict in a case over the use of the gasoline additive MTBE: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120125/MM41823LOGO ) "The EPA has twice approved MTBE as an acceptable gasoline additive. More than 30 years later a jury labeled it a defective product, leaving the petroleum industry to clean up the problems...

2013-04-09 16:24:09

Introducing the First Breakthrough in Pest Control in Decades NEW YORK, April 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A breakthrough and innovative solution to the growing plague of bedbugs is about to impact the lives of people suffering from one of the world's most tenacious pests. Fibertrap is a New York based firm that has developed a revolutionary new way to stop bedbugs, termites and other pests without the use of harmful and toxic chemicals and instead by using an artificial, micro-fiber...

2013-03-19 23:04:17

In their ongoing efforts to keep their customers informed, the team at SpiritDetox.com has published a new article highlighting the dangers of pesticides used in agriculture. With the addition of this article, they hope to shed light on the dangers of conventionally grown foods. Bakersfield, California (PRWEB) March 19, 2013 SpiritDetox.com, a leading online retailer of health and wellness products, has published an article entitled "Insanely Crazy Things Agrochemical Pesticides Do to Your...

2013-03-13 23:00:41

Wright & Schulte LLC is Representing Hundreds of Property Owners in Imprelis Lawsuits Who Lost Trees Following Application of Imprelis to Lawns. Dayton, OH (PRWEB) March 13, 2013 Wright & Schulte LLC, an experienced unsafe consumer products law firm, has filed an Imprelis lawsuit on behalf of a Mansfield, Ohio property owner who sustained extensive damage to trees on his property following a single application of Imprelis herbicide to his lawn. The Imprelis tree damage lawsuit,...

2013-03-13 12:24:11

China survey reports of Captan and Folpet, Fluazifop-p-butyl, Mancozeb, Metamitron and Dicamba are covered in these industry research reports at RnRMarketResearch.com. DALLAS, March 13, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The report on Dicamba market in China covers Production summary of dicamba (capacity, output and key manufacturers) and consumption summary by volume & value in China during 2008-2012 as well as detailed study of dicamba's upstream industry (supply, manufacturers,...

2013-03-12 16:21:27

BRUSSELS, March 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sustainable farming practices are key for food safety The Annual Report on Pesticide Residues 2010 shows that 97.2 % of the samples were within the maximum residue levels (MRLs) of pesticides permitted for food products in the EU and 98.4% for the EU coordinated program. On dietary exposure, EFSA concluded that the chemical residues on the foods analysed did not pose a long-term risk to consumer health and the short-term dietary...


Latest Soil contamination Reference Libraries

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2009-07-07 19:47:08

Today's soil contamination is a direct result of man-made chemicals or other changes in nature's soil environment. This contamination most commonly occurs from underground storage tanks bursting, use of pesticides, discarding oil and fuel illegally, leakage of dirty surface water, draining of wastes from landfalls and knowingly dumping industrial wastes into the soil. The most widespread chemicals found are petroleum hydrocarbons, solvents, common pesticides, lead and additional heavy metals....

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