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Report: Asbestos Litigation Disaster for Investors Could Be Repeated With Nanotechnology Unless SEC and FASB Close Eight Major Loopholes Now Preventing Honest Disclosures

... Nanotechnology is a rapidly growing force in the marketplace, with worldwide sales of nanotechnology-based products doubling annually. According to lux research, the medical, pharmaceutical, materials, coatings, catalysts, food and food processing industries, as well as green energy organizations, wil...

Researchers develop light-treatment device to improve sleep quality in the elderly

.... The device was worn by eleven subjects between the ages of 51 and 80 years of age. Each subject was exposed to two levels of blue light (about 50 lux and 10 lux) from the personal light-treatment device for 90 minutes on two separate nights. Blood and saliva samples were collected at prescribed tim...

New Treatment Options for Seasonal Affective Disorder, from Harvard Mental Health Letter

...efully individualized timing of light exposure. Second, dosing remains a major question. The recommendation for 30 minutes of daily exposure to 10,000 lux is based on average response to white light. Finally, side effects, while mild for many patients, may be more of a concern for others. Dr. Michael...

Oakley Prescription Eyewear Now at Lenscrafters

...cturer, and in manufacturing facilities in the United States acquired as part of the Oakley acquisition. For fiscal year 2007, Luxottica Group (NYSE: lux ; MTA: LUX) posted consolidated net sales of euro 5 billion. Additional information on the Group is available at http://www.luxottica.com . Safe Ha...

Carbon Nanotubes That Look Like Asbestos, Behave Like Asbestos

...f a meter; a human hair is roughly 100,000 nanometers wide. In 2007, nanotechnology was incorporated into more than $88 billion in manufactured goods. lux Research projects that figure will grow to $2.6 trillion by 2014, or about 15% of total global output. The Project on Emerging Nanotechnologies (ht...

New nanotech products hitting the market at the rate of 3-4 per week

...ricans know little or nothing about nanotechnology, in 2006 nanotechnology was incorporated into more than $50 billion in manufactured goods. By 2014, lux Research estimates $2.6 trillion in manufactured goods will incorporate nanotechnologyor about 15 percent of total global output. Despite a 2006 world...

Improved Governance Needed To Realize Nanotech's Benefits

...acture things usually between 1 and 100 nanometers. A nanometer is one billionth of a meter; a human hair is roughly 100,000 nanometers wide. By 2014, lux Research projects that $2.6 trillion in global manufactured goods will incorporate nanotechnology, or about 15 percent of total global output. The P...

Video: 'Clear to Drive' Campaign Educates Motorists on How to Prevent Drowsy Driving

...RE INFORMATION For more tips on safe driving and additional information about the "Clear to Drive" campaign, visit cleartodrive.com or contact Julie lux at (908) 298-4774 or julie.lux@spcorp.com . For more information from Carl Edwards or others involved in the "Clear to Drive" campaign, please cont...

Food and Drug Law Institute, Project on Emerging Nanotechnologies Co-Sponsor Major Conference on Nanotechnology Law, Regulation and Policy

...ed into more than $50 billion in manufactured goods last year, according to lux Research. By 2014, the market will grow to $2.6 trillion. By 2011, over $15...oerr, President & CEO, Nanocopoeia, Inc.; Michael Holman. Senior Analyst, lux Research; Karen Hunter, Program Specialist, U.S. Department of Agricultur...

Yale hosts summit meeting on acute aortic diseases, Nov.1-2

... the aorta, with a dedication to the late actor John Ritter, who died of an aortic dissection four years ago. The Summit on Acute Aortic Diseases: lux et Veritas will be held in Mary S. Harkness Auditorium at 333 Cedar Street. The organizer of the program is John Elefteriades, M.D., section chief of ...

The nanotech future: a conversation with Mihail Roco

...nufacturing materials that are measured in nanometers, usually at the 1-100 nanometers scale. The head of a pin is 1 million nanometers wide. By 2014, lux Research estimates that $2.6 trillion in manufactured goods will incorporate nanotechnology, or about 15 percent of global output. What was Dr. Roco...

Are The Short And Dark Days Of Winter Making You SAD?

...vices supplying full-spectrum fluorescent light. 'Patients are advised to sit in front of a specially designed light box that emits about 10,000 lux from a fluorescent bulb, most often in the morning for at least 45 minutes. Then later, they can also be given antidepressants or try cognitive behavi...

Fear of Possible Harm Hinder Nanotech Development

... 'We are running out of time to 'get it right.' Last year, more than $32 billion in products containing nano-materials were sold globally. By 2014, lux Research estimates that $2.6 trillion in manufactured goods will incorporate nanotechnology,' asserts Maynard. 'If the public loses confidence in the ...

'Winter Blues' Treated by Breakthrough Lighting Technology

...a specific wavelength in the blue spectrum with a high intensity offset scotopic light to produce a faster and stronger response than all other 10,000 lux and Full Spectrum Light Boxes. 2) Blue-Lux(TM) technology now produces effects in as little as 15 minutes versus the past therapies taking a tim...
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