Latest Ultraviolet Stories

2014-04-13 23:01:58

RadTech, the non profit for the advancement of UV technologies is sponsoring a unique Additive Manufacturing/3d Printing conference. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) April 13, 2014 Photopolymer Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing technology creates complex three dimensional structures from digital data by successively curing a liquid resin by exposure to ultraviolet light. The technology is widely used for model verification, functional testing, and the direct manufacture of parts due to its accuracy,...

2014-04-11 23:03:23

From the big screen to your home television, industrial lighting equipment leader Larson Electronics has experienced significant expansion into the film entertainment industry. Producers of ABC’s “Grey’s Anatomy” have chosen the FTL-5 to make its grand appearance on television in the season finale of the show on May 15th. Kemp, Texas (PRWEB) April 11, 2014 Further adding to Larson Electronics popular onscreen debuts, ABC producers of Grey’s Anatomy have chosen the FTL-5...

2014-04-10 23:30:21

According to RadTech, a non-profit trade association, manufacturers report that chrome replacement with UV/PVD can eliminate hexavalent chromium exposure and disposal issues; there are no hazardous wastes to report; and there is full recyclability, all providing a safer, cleaner production environment. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 Chrome finished products have long been prized for their aesthetic appeal and durability—however, that value comes at a price: environmental concerns,...

2014-04-10 23:29:43

Zion Health; leading manufacturer of Clay Skin Care products announces their Natural Mineral Sunscreen formulated with Zinc Oxide is now available for sale on iherb.com. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 Natural health product pioneer Zion Health introduces its Beauty Balm Natural Sunscreen SPF 30 as a new addition to iHerb.com. Zion Health is pleased to announce that environmentally-conscious, online retailer iHerb.com will now carry Zion's Natural Mineral Sunscreen. Zion...

2014-04-10 23:03:48

In recent years, the industry has benefitted from the rapidly rising population of self-tanners; going forward, health concerns over sun tanning are expected to sustain industry growth. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the Self-Tanning Product Manufacturing industry to its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 The Self-Tanning Product Manufacturing industry has strongly grown over the past five years, maintaining...

Rabbits Kept Indoors Could Suffer From Vitamin D Deficiency
2014-04-10 11:26:53

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Rabbits that remain indoors may suffer from a lack of vitamin D, researchers report in a new study. In rabbits kept as pets or used in laboratory studies, the deficiency could lead to dental problems, undermine their cardiovascular health, weaken their immune systems and skew scientific findings. The study found that regular exposure to artificial ultraviolet B light for two weeks doubled rabbits' serum vitamin D levels – an increase not seen...

2014-04-04 12:25:51

NEW YORK, April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SurePure, Inc. (OTCBB: SURP), a global leader in liquid photopurification, today announced the publication of an article illustrating the unique value that UV surface refreshment technology provides in protein based liquid ingredients. The article is entitled "UV Technology for Protein Based Liquid Ingredients" and was published in the March 2014 issue in The World of Food Ingredients. The article was authored by Dr. Tatiana Koutchma, Research...

2014-04-03 08:37:04

DUBLIN, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/6x2rzr/global_and ) has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese UV Meter Industry Report 2014" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/6x2rzr/global_and ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The Global and Chinese UV Meter Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state...

2014-04-01 23:28:39

Wide Range of Products Use Marine Sugars to Treat Skin Before, During and After Your Entire Vacation Saint-Malo, France (PRWEB) April 01, 2014 We’re all aware that the sun is a threat to skin as it can cause sun burns, premature aging, free radical damage and even skin cancer. It’s crucial to practice sun safety and protect skin while enjoying the sun’s rays. PHYTOMER takes sun protection a step farther with options for an entire regime of products that prepare and strengthen skin...

2014-04-01 23:03:06

The Center for Primary Care has sun and skin care tips for those vacationing this April. Evans, GA (PRWEB) April 01, 2014 The Masters is returning to Augusta from April 7-13, and while golf fans flock to Augusta National, many residents pack up and head to the beach for a week. For those who are heading to the beach or are planning on standing in the sun on the course at Augusta National, the Center for Primary Care has some skin care tips to keep in mind. Protection from the sun is...

Latest Ultraviolet Reference Libraries

2010-11-15 19:37:34

Sunglasses are protective eyewear designed to shield the eyes from damaging or discomforting sunlight and high-energy light. They can also work as a visual aid. The ultraviolet radiation from the sun can cause several serious eye problems and many healthcare professionals recommend eye protection. However, since the 1940s sunglasses have been associated with celebrities more so than eye protection. James Ayscough experimented with tinted lenses in the mid-18th century although they were...

2010-10-27 21:50:51

Photographic film is a sheet of plastic coated with an emulsion containing light-sensitive silver halide salts that when exposed to light it forms a visible image. Through film developing, a chemical process applied to the film, a visible image is created. To create black and white photos there is only one layer of silver salts on the film and when exposed to light the silver salts block light and appear as the black part of the film. Color film uses three layers of salts and dyes in...

2004-10-19 04:45:43

UV Astronomy -- UV astronomy is the branch of astronomy and astrophysics which deals with objects visible in ultraviolet (UV) radiation. UV radiation ranges approximatively from 10nm (extreme UV) to 380nm (near UV). Ultraviolet line spectrum measurements are used to discern the chemical composition, densities, and temperatures of interstellar medium, and the temperature and composition of hot young stars. UV observations can also provide essential information about the evolution of...

2004-10-19 04:45:41

Electromagnetic Spectrum -- The electromagnetic spectrum describes the various types of electromagnetic radiation based on their wavelengths. Radio, representing wavelengths from a few feet to well over a mile, is at one end of the spectrum. Gamma ray radiation is at the other end: the wavelength of the harder types is so short, in the subatomic range, that we do not have instruments capable of directly measuring it. While the above classification scheme is generally accurate, in...

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  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
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