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Supply of Radiopharmaceuticals Hampered by Attacks
... and even more time in arranging special line-haul trucks
to carry finished products by ground to sites throughout the United States to maintain an adequate supplies. In addition, the company tried to ensure that the New York area could continue to get radiopharmaceuticals so that all possible treatment opt...
Indian Government: No Reason For Worry About Bird Flu
...the state tested negative. Tamil Nadu has banned trucks
carrying poultry products from Maharashtra, while trucks
from other regions were being sprayed with insecticide. Karnataka and Goa sealed their borders with ...
Delhi Sees Sharp Decline In Chicken Prices
..., the demand has gone down drastically. Around 150 trucks
of birds - each carrying approximately 1,000-1,200 birds arrived Wednesday, leading to a glut in the market. Authorities Tuesday culled 223,000 chickens in the country's western region to pre-empt any spread of avian flu and said the focus would no...
What to do with the Dead if a Flu Outbreak Happens?
...tions transporting bodies and keeping refrigerated trucks
cool. With funeral operators and medical examiners at the bottom of White House’s priority list for medicine and vaccine most of the burden of dealing with the dead would probably fall to local communities and the states. Chief medical examiner, Ma...
Asthma Symptoms Linked to Soot from Diesel Trucks in So. Bronx
Soot particles spewing from the exhaust of diesel trucks
constitute a major contributor to the alarmingly h... and 895. At Hunts Point Market alone, some 12,000 trucks
roll in and out daily. The study is a collaboration of NYU School of Medicine, the Robert F. Wagne...
Indian Chicken Back On Bhutanese Platter
... transported it till Phuentsholing in refrigerated trucks
from where local dealers brought it up in puff-boxes. Tashi Samdup of the livestock department said the boxes maintained the required temperature up to 36 hours. Apart from Arambagh, firms based in Delhi and West Bengal, had shown interest in exp...
Researchers Urge Regulators to Rethink Strategies for Soot Emission
...ikely underestimating how sources such as cars and trucks
contribute to pollution," said Robinson, an associate professor of mechanical engineering and engineering and public policy. "We need to take a holistic approach to regulating these sources that account for all emissions." Accounting for these new pr...
Wet Distiller's Grains Could Play a Role in Cattle Diets
...would need to deliver 10 percent more feed if feed trucks
are filled to the same volume or 23 percent more if feed trucks
are filled to the same total weight. The researchers also are looking at potential effects on amm...
U.S. Army Developing a Robot to Rescue Injured Soldiers
...rk will also include mundane tasks such as loading trucks
and carrying equipment for soldiers and is expected to be ready for field testing in less than five years....
Insecurity Jepardising WFP Initiatives in Western Afghanistan
...to move in Quetta, Pakistan, with transporters and trucks
available to resume shipments across the border in... June 2006, there have been 25 incidents involving trucks
carrying WFP food throughout Afghanistan. An estimated 600 tons of food has been lost, valued at app...
Mothers of Children Killed in Fire Charged With Manslaughter
...n returned to the home about the same time as fire trucks
around 1:20 a.m. Mr. Zappala toured the burned-out home with his chief prosecutor, Deputy District Attorney Mark V. Tranquilli, city homicide detectives, fire investigators and Deputy District Attorney Laura Ditka, who would be the prosecutor in a...
Rats Back on the Menu in Southern China
... Saturday in the Information Times from Guangzhou, trucks
full of mice were seen arriving late at night and sold to a wild animal market in the city district of Baiyun. During the SARS epidemic, which began in southern China in 2003, authorities banned the sale of many wild animals including rats amid fea...
Invisible Gases Form Most Organic Haze in Urban, Rural Areas: Study
...mistry and climate. According to Zhang, cars and trucks
release VOCs, and he adds that gasoline evaporation occurs during gas station fill-ups, or during some industrial processes. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency does not currently regulate VOCs except for on-road vehicles and industrial settin...