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Indian Incense Invades American Senses
... not cumbersome, there is no liquid, there is only ash
and it is so easy to handle.” She adds:” Aromatherapy is an experience in America and we are continuously looking at products that will offer satisfaction to a wide range of customers. We are happy when people walk up to us and say `What scent is t...
Astro Gem Therapy: The Latest Beauty Secret for Glowing Skin
... "Each gem stone has a specific property and the ash
is used according to the skin type for treatment. ... character," she added. These facials using the ash
of sapphires, rubies, emeralds and topaz cost between Rs.350 and Rs.2,500. "These facials are beco...
New Quartz References for Workplace Safety
... needed to meet OSHA regulations. The reduction to ash
technique must be used to prepare the quartz-on-filter specimens for XRD measurements. A related series of reference materials using cristobalite, the second-most important form of respirable crystalline silica, also is being developed. Standard R...
Air Pollution May Cause Heart Disease
...the air. It includes aerosols, smoke, fumes, dust, ash
and pollen. The composition of particulate matter varies with place, season and weather conditions. Fine particulate matter is 2.5 microns in diameter and less. It is also known as PM2.5 or 'respirable' particles because it penetrates the respi...
New 'green' Pyre to Cool Planet While Burning India's Dead
...lion trees, leaves behind half a million tonnes of ash
and produces eight million tonnes of carbon dioxide each year, according to research by Agarwal's Mokshda environmental group. Agarwal first got the idea for what he calls the Mokshda Green Cremation System after an unpleasant experience in 1992 at...
Dinos may Have Died in Agonizing Death Throes of Asphyxiation
...ls found in this posture may have suffocated in an ash
fall during a volcanic eruption, the researchers said. "This puts a whole new light on the mode of death of these animals, and interpretation of the places they died in. This explanation gives us clues to interpreting a great many fossil horizons we ...
Fly Ash Bricks are Absolutely Safer Than Actually Predicted
... which developed the bricks, has revealed that fly ash
bricks help lower the concentration of toxic mater...ness Innovation Research (SBIR) program award, fly ash
bricks could offset the environmental impact from the manufacture of standard bricks through fire-po...
Blue Moon at Midnight from June 1
...to take on a bluish or even lavender hue. Soot and ash
particles, deposited high in the Earth's atmosphere can sometimes make the Moon appear bluish. Smoke from widespread forest fire activity in western Canada created a blue Moon across eastern North America in late September 1950. In the aftermath ...
Chandigarh Set to Be No-smoking Zone from July 15
...re I have tried to show that what is the use of an ash
tray the moment you stop smoking. I suggested that instead of using an ash
tray for flicking off ash, use it for plantation," he said. But a few vendors believe the ban will...
Envisat Captured Breath of Volcano
Indonesias Mount Gamkonora volcano is spewing hot ash
and smoke into the air, seen in the image taken b...km northeast of Jakarta, began releasing smoke and ash
on Saturday and spewed it as high as 4000m on Monday. Mount Gamkonora is the highest peak on Halmahe...
Spicy Cuisine Originated in Mexico 1,500 Years Ago
... The study was focused on the two upper layers of ash
and debris, known as Zone "A" and "Super-A," spanning the period circa A.D. 500-1500. Perry distinguished different cultivars among the abundantly preserved chilli peppers, a type of analysis that had not been completed on ancient Mexican chilies. ...