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2014-03-27 16:26:29

NOTTINGHAM, England, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Last week marked the first day of spring and although that means lighter morning and nights it also means that there is a higher chance of rainfall, commonly known as April showers. SportsDirect.com take a look at what styles to look out for in raincoats to help keep dry and protected this season. Waterproof jackets are a staple for a spring wardrobe and over the years have been designed and tailored to suit individual needs and...

2014-02-05 23:00:47

New Outerwear Collection Available Now In Stores And Online Carlsbad, CA (PRWEB) February 05, 2014 PrAna is expanding its spring collection to offer jackets and outerwear that keep you dry and looking great no matter the weather. “When it comes to the weather, Spring days are anything but predictable. It can quickly turn from sunshine to showers and it’s best to be prepared. So, we’ve introduced waterproof and breathable rainwear to the line,” said Christian Castellani, Sr....

2012-09-24 23:04:19

Nam Liong Enterprise Co., Ltd. Enters Brand Licensing Agreement with DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products Wilmington, Delaware (PRWEB) September 24, 2012 DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products today announced that it granted Nam Liong Enterprise Co., Ltd., a license to use its corporate brand with Nam Liong´s Ureamax® Plus TPU films. Ureamax® Plus is used as a membrane in the manufacturing of waterproof and/or breathable textiles and contains a minimum 20 percent by weight of...

2010-10-05 13:00:00

GILLINGHAM, England, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- When autumn turns to winter and blue skies give way to rain and cloud, a good, reliable, set of waterproofs is essential. Webtogs stock over 100 makes and models of the best waterproof jackets from the world's leading manufacturers and with a choice for every budget from entry-level to hardened professional, there's something for everyone. For the entry-level and budget user the Berghaus RG1 combines style and protection in a time-proven...

2009-01-14 20:20:56

As sub-zero temperatures are being reported across the United States, doctors warn of frostbite danger. Exposure to very cold can cause the skin cells to become frozen and damaged -- sometimes permanently -- and bad cases may necessitate amputation. Signs that areas may be frostbitten include feeling numb or hard and frozen and appearing waxy, white, or grayish. It takes only minutes for exposed skin to become frostbitten if the temperature falls below 20 degrees F and the wind is blowing...

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2008-08-29 12:55:00

A former military technology can make almost any surface or fabric waterproof but remain breathable. Originally, the process was developed to ensure soldiers' clothing remained impermeable to chemical weapons. Now the developers of the process have signed a deal with shoemaker Hi-Tec to use the technology to waterproof many of its shoes. This week was the first commercial debut of the treated shoes in London. The Ministry of Defence funded the technology and it was developed at its Defence...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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