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2014-10-29 16:23:00

Offsetters' Life Cycle Study confirms that copy paper made from agricultural waste is one of the most sustainable copy papers available VANCOUVER, Oct. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - Offsetters Climate Solutions and Prairie Paper Ventures Inc. (Prairie Paper) have released an updated life cycle report that reconfirms copy paper made from agricultural waste, like wheat straw, as one of the most sustainable copy papers in the world. Offsetters, one of North America's leading carbon...

2014-10-29 04:21:13

New global research provides insights into the impact of smartphone screen size and resolution on apps engagement and data consumption LONDON and VANCOUVER, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IHS Inc. (NYSE:IHS), the leading global source of critical information and insight, and Mobidia Technology, Inc., the leading provider of mobile usage data, today revealed a joint report analyzing the impact of smartphone screen size and resolution on popular mobile applications usage, including those in the...

2014-10-28 08:26:14

NB-14-400 Josh Vein: 6 metres @ 14 g/t Gold and 60 g/t Silver Footwall Stockwork: 16.3 metres @ 33 g/t Gold and 20 g/t Silver Including 6.7 metres @ 73 g/t Gold and 38 g/t Silver NB-14-401 Hangingwall Stockwork: 21 metres @ 7 g/t Gold and 8 g/t Silver VANCOUVER, Oct. 28, 2014 /CNW/ - Corvus Gold Inc. ("Corvus" or the...

2014-10-27 08:36:18

NEW YORK, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Smartling today announced that several of its customers and fellow thought leaders will co-present with the software firm at the 2014 TAUS Annual Conference and Localization World Vancouver 2014, two co-located events for globally-minded, technology-driven businesses and translation providers. On Thursday, Oct. 30, Alison Toon, Smartling's senior director of new markets, will moderate a panel at Localization World featuring Smartling customers...

2014-10-26 23:00:38

While there are numerous Burnaby Physiotherapy clinics, only a handful of them provide the kind of service that can engender customer satisfaction. Absolute PhysioCare wins Best of Vancouver runner-up award at http://www.burnabyphysiocare.com/. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) October 26, 2014 Absolute PhysioCare& Sports Rehab, a famous Burnaby Physiotherapy clinic, has recently announced that it has won the runner-up award for Best of Vancouver ratings conducted by Georgia Straight. The awards...

2014-10-24 23:02:32

Will variation in Vancouver is becoming more and more famous in the past few years. Kushner Law Group now assists in Vancouver estate planning at http://kushnerlaw.ca/. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 Vancouver Estate Lawyer, Lars F Kushner, has recently announced that he will now assist in Vancouver estate planning and litigation for clients. With ample experience related to wills and estate law under his belt, Lars F Kushner along with his entire law group is committed to acting...

2014-10-24 16:21:08

Improving the movement of Canadian imports and exports DELTA, BC, Oct. 24, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Kerry-Lynne D. Findlay, Minister of National Revenue and Member of Parliament for Delta--Richmond East, on behalf of the Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, today celebrated the completion of the new Roberts Bank Causeway Overpass, along with Cliff Stewart, Vice President of Infrastructure Delivery of Port Metro Vancouver (PMV). This major infrastructure project will improve...

2014-10-23 23:03:33

Each painting job is different from the other. Pure Luxe Painting now specializes in residential and commercial painting at http://www.pureluxepainting.com/. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 Pure Luxe Painting Company, Vancouver, has recently announced that it now specializes in residential and commercial painting. Since each painting job is unique and requires a separate skill set, it is essential that a good painting company enhance its experience across all kinds of painting jobs...

2014-10-22 23:04:31

Flexibility is the key to business success. Racer Boxes now offers low, mid and high volume requirements for clients at http://racerboxes.com/. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Provider of wholesale boxes, Vancouver, Racer Boxes has recently announced that the company will now offer flexibility in terms of the minimum order quantity that should be placed by the customer. The company will now cater to clients with low, mid and high volume requirements in order to meet the specific...

2014-10-22 23:03:06

QuickMobile has appointed Silicon Valley Enterprise Veteran Craig D. Brennan as its new Chairman of the Board. Vancouver, B.C. (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 QuickMobile has appointed Silicon Valley Enterprise Veteran Craig D. Brennan as its new Chairman of the Board. Brennan brings more than 20 years experience as a senior executive, CEO and board member, most recently, serving as CEO of Overtone, a social media listening analytics company. He currently serves on the board of directors of...


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2012-06-14 12:23:20

Symbol: POVA12 Group: Moss Family: Thamnobryaceae Growth Habit: Nonvascular Native Status: NA    N Synonyms:   BEHO2 Bestia holzingeri (Renauld & Cardot) Broth.   BEOC3 Bestia occidentalis (Sull. & Lesq.) Grout   BEVA Bestia vancouveriensis (Kindb.) Wijk & Margad.   BRVA2 Bryolawtonia vancouveriensis (Kindb.) Enroth & Norris Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Division  ...

2012-06-18 06:05:37

Symbol: CIVA2 Group: Dicot Family: Asteraceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: CAN    N Distribution: Cirsium×vancouverenseJ.W. Moore & Frankton [brevistylum × edule var. macounii] distribution:CAN(BC) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta –...

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2012-06-18 09:02:32

Symbol: BOHO Group: Dicot Family: Orobanchaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N CAN    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:CA, OR, WA Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta –...

2012-06-19 04:25:05

Symbol: ALVA5 Group: Lichen Family: Alectoriaceae Growth Habit: Lichenous Native Status: NA    N Classification:       Kingdom   Fungi – Fungi Division   Ascomycota – Sac fungi Class   Ascomycetes Order   Lecanorales Family   Alectoriaceae Genus   Alectoria Ach. – witch's hair lichen Species   Alectoria vancouverensis (Gyel.) Gyel. ex Brodo & D. Hawksw. – Vancouver witch's...

British Columbia Medical Journal
2012-05-07 08:06:02

The British Columbia Medical Journal (BCMJ) is a peer-reviewed general medical journal published by the British Columbia Medical Association (BCMA). While being published by the BCMA, the journal maintains distance from it in order to encourage open debate. This journal was originally called the Vancouver Medical Association Bulletin, published by the Vancouver Medical Association (VMA) from October 1924 to January 1959. The journal relied heavily on advertiser support in its early years,...

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