Navigation Links
Urea tanks on diesel trucks -- that's the law in the United States starting in 2010
Date:11/10/2008

/B>

Meanwhile, Mitsubishi is increasing production of high-grade aqueous urea solution for urea SCR systems, according to GreenCarCongress.com. The company's plant at Kitakyushu, Japan, has been running at about 20% capacityabout 2 million liters per year. As SCR demand increases, plans are to increase production to 10 million liters in 2008 and reach 50% capacity in 2009.

Japan's demand for high-grade aqueous urea is about 20,000 kiloliters per year, but industry sources expect it to increase to about 600,000 kiloliters in the future.

Need for Higher Production and More Efficient Use of Urea

"The new demands for urea to treat diesel exhausts will make research to improve the efficiency of its use as a fertilizer even more important," says Ramon Lazo de la Vega, IFDC Senior Engineering Specialist. "IFDC works in three main areas to increase the efficiency of urea use: through deep placement of urea briquettes, especially in irrigated rice fields; through controlled-release fertilizers; and through nitrification and urease inhibitors that decrease nitrogen losses to the air through volatization and to groundwater through leaching.

"New urea plants are also being built. For example, two large urea plants are opening in Iran and one each in Egypt, Nigeria, Oman, and Russia."

IFDC's Amit Roy says, "Most basic fertilizer products used todayincluding major improvements of farm-use ureawere developed by the fertilizer program of the U.S.-based Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) in the 1950s to 1970s when energy seemed cheap. With current manufacturing technology, the energy equivalent of four barrels of oil is used to convert 'free' atmospheric nitrogen to 1 ton of urea.

"The new demands emphasize the need for research to develop a new range of more energy-efficient technologynot only for food but now for use with fuel," Roy says.


'/>"/>

Contact: Dr. Thomas Hargrove
thargrove@ifdc.org
256-381-6600
IFDC
Source:Eurekalert  

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7

Related biology news :

1. Obscure fungus produces diesel fuel components
2. Integrated Fuel Technologies gets worldwide license for Argonne-developed Diesel DeNOx Catalyst
3. Research yields pricey chemicals from biodiesel waste
4. First wind turbines on Galapagos Islands will halve diesel imports, reduce risk of future oil spills
5. Cleaner diesels thanks to laser light
6. Biodiesel could reduce greenhouse gas emissions
7. RAND paper finds diesel, hybrid vehicles can provide more societal benefits than gas-powered autos
8. Researchers examine worlds potential to produce biodiesel
9. Paradigm Tactical Products to be Largest Distributor of Metal/Radiation Detection Wands in United States
10. Nitrate concentrations of ground water increasing in many areas of the United States
11. United we stand: When cooperation butts heads with competition
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Urea tanks on diesel trucks -- that's the law in the United States starting in 2010
(Date:3/17/2015)...  MecklerMedia Corporation (OTCQX: MECK) announced its ... ever held in New York City ... 2015 at the Javits Convention Center. ... Acorn Product Development; Axis NJ; c-Link Systems; CoroWare; ... NewBotic Corporation; Neya Systems LLC; Reliabotics; RoboKind; RocketFarm ...
(Date:3/12/2015)... -- IriTech, a leading iris based identity management technology ... Design Network, announced today that the Chief Minister ... MK2120U device during a launching event of Andhra Pradesh ... The iris scanner is manufactured by U.S. based ... India through its Indian partner, Biometronic Technology, ...
(Date:3/12/2015)... -- Beta Systems today announced Fast ... (IAM) solution for a fixed price and with ... IAM package, customers benefit from the 30 years, ... implementations across different industries. The new fixed-price IAM ... necessary services and consulting. It spans the implementation ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):MecklerMedia's RoboUniverse New York Announces Sponsors and Exhibitors, May 11-13, 2015 2Indian States See IriTech's Scanner Bolstering Efficiency of Authentication for Aadhaar 2Indian States See IriTech's Scanner Bolstering Efficiency of Authentication for Aadhaar 3Beta Systems Fast Forward IAM Available Now: a Standardized IAM Package at a Fixed Price 2
... experts on biodiversity will gather from the 21th to the ... the transfer of biodiversity knowledge from the scientific community into ... in a project funded by the European Commission: " BiodiversityKnowledge ... practitioners to help all actors in the field of biodiversity ...
... Exercise clears the mind. It gets the blood pumping ... is familiar territory, but Dartmouth,s David Bucci thinks there ... several years there have been data suggesting that neurobiological ... work here," says Bucci, an associate professor in the ...
... Scientists at Queen Mary, University of London have ... underlying causes of psychiatric disorders. The study, published ... found zebrafish can modify their behaviour in response to ... School of Biological and Chemical Sciences who led the ...
Cached Biology News:A network of knowledge on biodiversity and ecosystem services in Europe 2Dartmouth researchers are learning how exercise affects the brain 2Dartmouth researchers are learning how exercise affects the brain 3Zebrafish could hold the key to understanding psychiatric disorders 2
(Date:3/26/2015)... CA (PRWEB) March 26, 2015 PRC ... (CRO), announced today several management and executive appointments effective ... Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and member of the Board ... of Business Operations, and Sue Dowden will assume the ... co-founder and current Chief Operations Officer (COO), has been ...
(Date:3/26/2015)... 26, 2015 The Market Element LLC, ... strategic alliance with Designing Gig LLC to provide website ... , “Forging this alliance with Designing Gig represents ... can extend a comprehensive, end-to-end, digital solution for our ... execution,” said Chuck Miller, president of The Market Element. ...
(Date:3/26/2015)... and CINCINNATI , March ... (LSE: SHP, NASDAQ: SHPG ) and Cincinnati ... broad research collaboration for rare diseases. The goal of ... therapies to treat rare diseases with high unmet ... with Cincinnati Children,s research expertise. As a nationally ...
(Date:3/26/2015)... BOSTON , March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... ), a global clinical research organization ... signed a definitive agreement to acquire all ... India ("QSI"), a leading provider of specialized ... refers to the collection, detection, assessment, monitoring, ...
Breaking Biology Technology:PRC Clinical Announces Key Management Appointments and Launches East Coast Operations 2PRC Clinical Announces Key Management Appointments and Launches East Coast Operations 3The Market Element LLC and Designing Gig LLC Form Strategic Alliance 2Shire and Cincinnati Children's Establish Rare Disease Research Collaboration 2Shire and Cincinnati Children's Establish Rare Disease Research Collaboration 3Shire and Cincinnati Children's Establish Rare Disease Research Collaboration 4Shire and Cincinnati Children's Establish Rare Disease Research Collaboration 5PAREXEL Announces Execution of Definitive Agreement to Acquire Quantum Solutions India, Strengthening Leadership In Pharmacovigilance Services 2PAREXEL Announces Execution of Definitive Agreement to Acquire Quantum Solutions India, Strengthening Leadership In Pharmacovigilance Services 3PAREXEL Announces Execution of Definitive Agreement to Acquire Quantum Solutions India, Strengthening Leadership In Pharmacovigilance Services 4
... showing unprecedented 89% reduction in risk of GIST relapse, with use of Gleevec after surgery ... ... ... Regulatory submissions reflect continued commitment to bringing new therapeutic ...
... August 27, Peakdale Molecular Ltd (CHAPEL-EN-LE-FRITH, UK) ... the pharmaceutical and,biotechnology industry, and ChemPrintCo LLC ... of products and systems for the biotechnology,industry, ... AssayReady4U(TM) is an online based storefront which ...
... Kavli Prize will be celebrated with a special ceremony that ... the seven Kavli laureates. Acclaimed scientists in the fields of ... , , Note: The award ceremony, lectures and symposia are open ... AM (CET), September 9, in Oslo Concert Hall prior to ...
Cached Biology Technology:Gleevec Receives FDA Priority Review as First Therapy to Reduce Recurrence of Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors After Surgery 2Gleevec Receives FDA Priority Review as First Therapy to Reduce Recurrence of Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors After Surgery 3Gleevec Receives FDA Priority Review as First Therapy to Reduce Recurrence of Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors After Surgery 4Gleevec Receives FDA Priority Review as First Therapy to Reduce Recurrence of Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors After Surgery 5Gleevec Receives FDA Priority Review as First Therapy to Reduce Recurrence of Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors After Surgery 6Gleevec Receives FDA Priority Review as First Therapy to Reduce Recurrence of Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors After Surgery 7Gleevec Receives FDA Priority Review as First Therapy to Reduce Recurrence of Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors After Surgery 8Gleevec Receives FDA Priority Review as First Therapy to Reduce Recurrence of Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors After Surgery 9Gleevec Receives FDA Priority Review as First Therapy to Reduce Recurrence of Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors After Surgery 10Gleevec Receives FDA Priority Review as First Therapy to Reduce Recurrence of Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors After Surgery 11Gleevec Receives FDA Priority Review as First Therapy to Reduce Recurrence of Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors After Surgery 12Peakdale Molecular Launches AssayReady4U(TM) in Collaboration With ChemPrintCo LLC 2Peakdale Molecular Launches AssayReady4U(TM) in Collaboration With ChemPrintCo LLC 3Inaugural Kavli Prize ceremony and symposia: Sept. 8-11 (Oslo, Norway) 2Inaugural Kavli Prize ceremony and symposia: Sept. 8-11 (Oslo, Norway) 3
Immunogen: Recombinant rabbit tryptophan hydroxylase, isolated as inclusion bodies from E. coli and purified by preparative SDS-PAGE. Storage: -20 C, Avoid Freeze/Thaw Cycles...
Chlorine-36, 3.7 MBq, 100 uCi. 0.1-0.3 HCl.< 111 MBq/g Cl, < 3 mCi/g Cl.Dispensed to order. Please inquire for alternative pack sizes. Category: Radiochemicals &Radiation Safety, Radiochemicals....
Inquire...
...
Biology Products: