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2012-02-20 11:00:00

InPro is first in its industry to commit to reducing CO2 emissions in shipping via the UPS carbon neutral shipping program. UPS program supports the purchase and management of carbon offsets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions through projects around the globe. Milwuakee, Wisconsin (PRWEB) February 20, 2012 InPro Corporation, already known as a leading pioneer in sustainable building products, has made another improvement in its operational process and will now ship all small packages under...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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