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2014-09-16 23:15:39

Material Concepts, Inc. launches its revamped website at http://www.MaterialConcepts.com, with an updated online catalog and new sections on Tyvek® Graphics media and Product Uses. Material Concepts is an authorized DuPont™ Tyvek® Master Distributor offering Tyvek® rolls, Tyvek® Graphics media, and Tyvek® sheets. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Material Concepts, Inc. today announces the launch of its new, revamped website at...

2014-05-29 23:04:55

Certified Garments Provide an Effective Barrier to Range of Hazards RICHMOND, Va. (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 DuPont Protection Technologies today announced the launch of two new products, DuPont™ Tyvek® Plus and Tyvek® Xpert CE certified garments, designed to help keep workers safe and clean on the job. Both Tyvek® Plus and Tyvek® Xpert garments are composed of flash spun high-density polyethylene, a nonwoven material available only from DuPont. Tyvek® Plus garments...

2014-03-12 23:28:25

The Diminuto iPhone Wallet Case is a one-of-a-kind wallet that doubles as a case for iPhone 4 and 5. MIAMI, FL. (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 The Next Edge has launched a crowdfunding campaign to raise funds for the first production run of a clever, one-of-a-kind device that merges wallet and iPhone case into one,slim, easy to carry package. “The Diminuto Wallet Case is a slim, diminutive wallet and iPhone case, so you get rid of that bulky wallet, while adding a whole new element of style to...

2013-06-03 23:20:04

Advanced Science Can Help Safeguard China´s Urban Centers BEIJING (PRWEB) June 03, 2013 Helping China maintain its rapid pace of urbanization without sacrificing public safety, health and environmental protection, through the use of integrated science, is the focus of a DuPont report published today. The report, written in collaboration with FORTUNE´s Content Marketing and Strategies Group, as global thought leaders prepare to convene at the FORTUNE Global Forum in Chengdu,...

Word of the Day
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'