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Covidien receives FDA clearance for its Puritan Bennett 840 ventilator system

... respiratory support, regardless of the level of gas leakage that might occur in the circuit or past a ... tube or tracheostomy tube can result in loss of gas volume, potentially causing subsequent ... if appropriate electrical power and compressed gas sources are available. "This FDA 510(k) ...

Premier of Split Estate at DocuWeeks 2009 to Call National Attention to Urban Drilling in New York and Los Angeles

... making, as citizens in the path of a new oil and gas drilling boom in the Rocky Mountain West struggle ... making, as citizens in the path of a new oil and gas drilling boom in the Rocky Mountain West struggle ... Americans living with the dirty side of oil and gas development in their own backyards," states ...

MSA Announces Second Quarter Results

... primarily due to lower shipments of helmets and gas masks to military and first responder markets in ... include self-contained breathing apparatus, gas masks, gas detection instruments, head protection, ...

Tiny levels of carbon monoxide damage fetal brain

... birth. Rats born to animals who had inhaled the gas suffered chronic oxidative stress, a harmful ... regulation of carbon monoxide." Tobacco smoke, gas heaters, stoves and ovens all emit carbon ... the home. No policies exist to regulate the gas in the home. Most commercial home monitors sound ...

Marathon and Partners Announce Dramatic Results of Malaria Control Project on Bioko Island in Equatorial Guinea

... energy company engaged in worldwide oil and gas exploration and production. The Company operates ... regulatory authority. Sociedad Nacional de gas de Guinea Ecuatorial (SONAGAS, G.E) is the state-owned natural gas company responsible for all gas-related projects ...

Latest trinational report presents most complete picture of North American industrial pollution

... reported in each country were: Oil and gas extraction activities, primary metals and ... of rotten eggs, is a common byproduct of oil and gas extraction and processing. PRTR regulations in ... In Canada, hydrogen sulfide from the oil and gas production sector represented over 90 percent of ...

New Shape-HF™ Cardiopulmonary Testing System to be on Display at 2009 American Association of Heart Failure Nurses Annual Meeting

... failure and other cardiopulmonary disease. While gas exchange testing devices have been used for ... condition largely subjective. Measuring patient gas exchange is the best method of assessing patient ... device that objectively measures cardiopulmonary gas exchange easily and quickly without undue strain ...

Wellness Program at MSA Receives National Recognition

... around the world in the fire service, oil, gas and petrochemical industry, homeland security, ... include self-contained breathing apparatus, gas masks, gas detection instruments, head protection, ballistic ...

Sterilize the Flu Virus and Bacteria in Home Air with Alen Corp.'s New HEPA UV Air Purifiers

... air purifier - Paralda - and the A375UV Multi gas HEPA and T300 HEPA air purifiers feature UV lamps ... - Paralda - as well as the A375UV Multi gas HEPA air purifier and T300 HEPA air purifier, ... UV-C technology, our ozone safe A375UV Multi gas HEPA air purifier effectively sterilizes viruses ...

Spencer to Exhibit Air and Gas Handling Equipment Solutions at ACHEMA May 11 - 15, 2009

... is the recognized global leader in air and gas handling system solutions for the process ... More than 115 years of experience in air and gas handling products has earned Spencer a worldwide ... designs and manufactures its blowers and gas boosters to handle "nasty gases," including ...

Radon Mitigation and Remediation Systems Recommended in Denver, Littleton, Broomfield Colorado Homes

... Air Quality Control Agency is recommending radon gas testing, remediation, and radon removal systems ... Some of the Colorado towns affected by radon gas are Denver, Littleton, Boulder, Broomfield, ... Air Quality Control Agency is recommending radon gas testing, remediation, and radon removal systems ...

Kaiser Permanente Recognized for Efforts to Spread Health by Curbing Climate Change

... verifying and publicly reporting its greenhouse gas emissions under the California Climate Action ... step toward effectively managing greenhouse gas emissions and improving Kaiser Permanente's ... to community health, and reducing greenhouse gas emissions is part of preventing the spread of ...

EPA Names Schering-Plough 2009 EPA ENERGY STAR(R) Partner of the Year

... energy management and reductions in greenhouse gas emissions. The company's accomplishments will be ... account for about half of U.S. greenhouse gas emissions, Schering-Plough's efforts are vital to ... market-based partnership to reduce greenhouse gas emissions through increased energy efficiency. ...

Breath or urine analysis may detect cancer, diabetes

... diagnostic tool. "Little traces of certain gas molecules in the breath or urine tell us if ... opto-fluidic ring resonator (OFRR) is an optical gas sensor that consists of a polymer-lined glass tube that guides the flow of a gas vapor and a ring resonator that detects the ...

Diagnosing Strep Key to Curbing Rheumatic Heart Disease

... known as group A a-hemolytic streptococcus, or gas pharyngitis, can develop into rheumatic fever if ... not treatable with antibiotics." Symptoms of gas pharyngitis may include sudden-onset of sore ... Disease Control and Prevention has more about gas pharyngitis . -- Kevin ...

MSA Announces Record Fourth Quarter and Full Year Sales

... strong shipments of portable and permanent gas detection instruments to the oil and gas industry. Head protection shipments declined ... and industrial distributors. Shipments of gas masks were down $3.9 million, reflecting the ...

MSA Schedules Fourth Quarter Earnings Webcast

... around the world in the fire service, oil, gas and petrochemical industry, homeland security, ... include self-contained breathing apparatus, gas masks, gas detection instruments, head protection, ballistic ...

Erdman, A Cogdell Spencer Company Earns the ENERGY STAR(R) for Superior Energy

... in annual energy bills and prevented greenhouse gas emissions equal to the electricity use from 47 ... market-based partnership to reduce greenhouse gas emissions through energy efficiency. Today, the ... their energy bills while reducing the greenhouse gas emissions equivalent to those of 27 million ...

People are more suggestible under laughing gas

... pain-relieving effects of nitrous oxide laughing gas may be enhanced by suggestion or hypnosis, ... that people are more suggestible under the gas mean that dental patients may benefit from being ... UCL study set out to establish whether laughing gas does indeed boost imaginative suggestibility a ...

Particulate Emission from Natural Gas Burning Home Appliances Is Assessed in Environmental Engineering Science Journal

... the particulate matter produced by natural gas domestic burners to assess risk of exposure to ... "Emission of Ultrafine Particles from Natural gas Domestic Burners," they conclude that while these ... consequences associated with common place natural gas burners found in many homes," according to ...

Preparing for a Chlorine Gas Disaster

... releasing between 42 tons and 60 tons of chlorine gas that seeped into a nearby textile mill, where 180 ... of the largest community exposures to chlorine gas since World War I," study lead author David Van ... a significant challenge a large-scale chlorine gas release poses to health-care facilities," he ....

New study examines effects of Graniteville, S.C., chlorine gas disaster

... study examining the aftereffects of a chlorine gas disaster in a South Carolina town gives larger ... of the largest community exposures to chlorine gas since World War I," said David Van Sickle, Ph.D., ... a significant challenge a large-scale chlorine gas release poses to health care facilities." Van ...

American Lung Association Announces Support of Pickens Plan

... using America's vast resources of clean natural gas for fleet transportation. Lung disease ... energy resources like wind and solar and natural gas as a transportation fuel, but it will also enrich ... wind and using our abundant supplies of natural gas as a transportation fuel, replacing more than ...

Economy Doesn't Dampen Colorado's Giving Spirit According to Statewide Giving and Volunteering Study

... and sponsored by a grant from EnCana Oil & gas (USA) Inc. For donors, a new Web site ... and public relations for Encana Oil & gas (USA) Inc. For a copy of the complete report, ... ABOUT ENCANA OIL & gas (USA) Inc. EnCana Oil ...

'Tis the Season for Carbon Monoxide

... monoxide is a odorless and colorless gas which will kill approximately 500 people over the ... sure your furnace and other appliances, such as gas ovens, ranges and cook tops are inspected for ... with a propane grill inside your garage. Have gas fireplaces inspected each fall to ensure the ...

Managing Gas Isn't Rocket Science

... and necessary. In fact, the average person passes gas about 14 times per day (the human body produces ... body behaves differently and some experience more gas than others. If you are one of those unlucky few, ... Keep a gas diary - ...

Marathon and Partners Announce $28 Million, 5-Year Extension of Life Saving Malaria Control Project in Equatorial Guinea

... regulatory authority. Sociedad Nacional de gas de Guinea Ecuatorial (SONAGAS, G.E) is the state-owned natural gas company responsible for all gas related projects in Equatorial Guinea. Noble ...

Dr. Lisa Zdinak Announces, CO2TouchTM Brazilian Carboxytherapy - New Technology for Non-Surgical Treatment of Stretch Marks, Cellulite and Dark Undereye Circles

... is the administration of carbon dioxide [CO2] gas for therapeutic purposes, and CO2TouchTM offers ... to deliver a continuous stream of gently heated gas that is adjustable for added patient safety and ... "My newest CO2Touch technique delivers the gas in such a manner that I can customize the ...

Good news about $4 gas? Fewer traffic deaths

... An analysis of yearly vehicle deaths compared to gas prices found death rates drop significantly as people slow down and drive less. If gas remains at $4 a gallon or higher for a year or ... is remarkable to think that a percent change in gas prices can equal lives saved, which is what our ...

MedeFile To Be Marketed in Over 100,000 Retail Outlets

... Exclusive Rights to Convenience Stores, gas Stations, Bodegas, Independent Pharmacies and ... and services through convenience stores, gas stations, bodegas, independent pharmacies and ... to storefront glass windows, main entry doors and gas pumps, as applicable. "We are very pleased that ...

Get Free Gas and Help Save a Life

... WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- High gas prices may be putting the brakes on Americans' ... (LLS) is providing some relief by offering free gas cards and a chance to win an all-expense paid ... online fundraising can earn $50 worth of free gas for every $500 they raise during July and August. ...

Don't Let Gas Ruin Your Summer BBQ

... the impact and odor include: -- Deactivate gas with Activated Charcoal: Raymond suggests taking ... system against the discomfort of intestinal gas and the embarrassing/uncomfortable symptoms ... stroll to keep your body moving and the gas flowing. ...

Consumers Energy and the Michigan Commission on Services to the Aging Celebrate 20 Years of Helping Older Adults

... employees who have direct contact with natural gas and electric customers. Over the past 20 years, ... "We are more than just an electric and natural gas business. Our employees care about our customers ... subsidiary of CMS Energy, provides natural gas and electricity to nearly 6.5 million of ...

Advanced Instruments' Anoxomat Mark II Anaerobic System is Excellent Alternative to Anaerobic Chambers, Gas Bags in Clinical Laboratories

... three minutes as opposed to one to four hours for gas bags, -- Repeatable environmental conditions, with gas mixtures remaining consistent within 0.5 ... and ongoing costs involved with chambers and gas bags, -- "Walk-away convenience" and ease of use ...

Durham Agency Gives Employees Relief at the Pump With New Tanks A Lot Program

... have created a new program that will give a $50 gas card to one lucky employee each day for the rest ... upper management in response to months of rising gas prices that have affected their ... Monday, June 2, S&R will hold a drawing for a $50 gas card each work day until the end of the year. To ...

Setaram Inc. Appoints New CEO/VP

... high performance thermal analyzers, calorimeters, gas sorption and high pressure mass spectroscopy ... of Hy-Energy LLC (Newark, CA), a manufacturer of gas sorption scientific instruments for the ... high performance thermal analyzers, calorimeters, gas sorption and high pressure mass spectroscopy ...

'Rotten eggs' in the blood

... Hydrogen sulphide (H 2 S) is a gas most commonly associated with the smell of stink ... London have now identified a role for this gas in regulating blood pressure, according to ... available to researchers was to use H 2 S gas from a cylinder or the highly toxic compound ...

Radon: The Silent Home Invader That Can Kill

... corrective actions can banish the carcinogenic gas FRIDAY, April 4 (HealthDay News) -- You can't see, smell or taste radon. The gas emanates naturally from the soil, seeping up into ... to have a house on stilts. But the radioactive gas is the leading cause of lung cancer among ...

New High Performance Gas Chromatographs and Analysis Solutions From Varian, Inc. Offer Enhanced Performance and Capabilities for More Applications

... 400 GC Series, a new family of high performance gas chromatographs and application specific analysis solutions. The 400 Series consists of two gas chromatograph models and an associated range of ... together with many standard and customizable gas and liquid valve systems. The new, high ...

Sewer-gas-induced suspended animation is rapid and reversible

... Low doses of the toxic gas responsible for the unpleasant odor of rotten ... pressure. Hydrogen sulfide is the stinky gas that can kill workers who encounter it in sewers; ... of low-dose hydrogen sulfide showed that the gas could lower body temperature and metabolic rate ...
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