'AIDS is DC's Katrina' Ad Challenges Obama to Act on U.S. Epidemic
...cane Katrina in New Orleans with a close-up photo of a seemingly homeless person's pair of hands holding tightly onto a piece of a battered corrugated cardboard
with the phrase, "AIDS is DC's Katrina" scrawled in red across the cardboard. The ad, which AHF produced after the recent revelation that the HIV prev...
Point-of-Sale Printers May Trigger Asthma
...hen the woman was first examined in the clinic, bronchial, breathing and other tests turned up normal. But then the researchers had the woman paint on cardboard
for 30 seconds using a special acrylate tint from the lottery company. Very quickly, her airway function decreased by 19 percent, the researchers repo...
To Be More Creative, Try Living Abroad
...nted with what's known as the Duncker candle problem, a test of creative insight in which students are asked to figure out how to attach a candle to a cardboard
wall using a candle, a pack of matches and a box of tacks.
The correct solution involves using the box of tacks as a candleholder, considered a mea...
Baxa 'Ecological' Program Promotes Benefits of Recycling
...ording to data provided by Waste Management, the company's waste and recycling hauler, Baxa recycling efforts included 80.3 tons of recycled paper and cardboard
and resulted in the following benefits for 2008:
281 cu yd of landfill airspace saved
1,365 mature trees saved
Hometown Grocer, Local Food Companies Team up to Support Pediatric Patients, Encourage 'Green' Lifestyle
...r supplies - at the same time, the grocer regularly invites shoppers to join in the efforts. As a result, the grocer recycles more than 25,000 tons of cardboard
and plastic materials every year; conserves enough energy annually to power 7,500 homes; and uses a fuel-efficient program to eliminate 1,775 tons of ...
New Jersey to Launch New Statewide Effort to Promote Childhood Obesity Prevention
...s to revamping cafeteria menus. Two years ago, we introduced a 'New Look of School Milk' in New Jersey cafeterias -- a simple change in packaging from cardboard
carton to plastic chug -- which resulted in a 18 percent average increase in milk consumption -- and today over 314 schools in NJ have the New Milk."...
The Best Holiday Toys Are Safe Holiday Toys
...ces of broken balloons are particularly dangerous, as they can block a child's airway.
Parents are urged to examine toys thoroughly, and even use a cardboard
tube to test and see whether a piece could get lodged in their child's throat.
"You don't even have to bother buying a tube," Hitchcock said. "Just...
Baxa Environmental Program Nets Significant Results
... in lighting, air handling and process control. Its manufacturing
processes do not consume water and the company recycles all supplies, such
as paper, cardboard
and plastic, that can be reused and/or recycled.
Materials used in producing and packaging Baxa disposable products are
chosen for the least impact on...
Highmark Blue Shield Announces Sustainable, Eco-Friendly and Green Strategy
...n and sedimentation control, optimized energy performance, water recycling and more.
-- Approximately 85,000 pounds of paper and 7,000 pounds of cardboard
are recycled each month in its Camp Hill facilities. Highmark's recycling efforts help East Pennsboro Township meet their recycling goals and ...
Fire Sprinklers Prevented More Than a Dozen Major Fires This Year in Chicago Area
...sful activation in the Chicago area.
According to the Lake Zurich Fire/Rescue Department, at approximately
midnight, March 29th, a fire started in a cardboard
box where oily rags,
thinner and paintbrushes had been discarded after woodwork was stained the
previous day. The fire sprinkler closest to the fire a...
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Shandon Cardboard Block Filing Cabinet
Block Filing Cabinet is an economical solution for block storage needs....
Shandon Cardboard Slide Folders
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Hemaprompt Fecal Occult Blood Test
Description:...f guaiac. HemaPrompt is a version of the laboratory guaiac slide test for fecal occult blood, and is composed of guaiac-impregnated paper mounted on a cardboard
frame which permits sample applications to one side with development and interpretation from the reverse side....
Paraffin Block Storage System
Features:... The storage cabinet is made of heavy duty, moisture proof treated cardboard
with room for two drawers The two drawers each hold a six row plastic tray that holds up to 225 paraffin blocks each Each case holds 5 unassembled s...
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Shandon Slide Mailers and Envelopes
Features:... Plastic mailer holds five slides in a strong, single-piece design with built-in slide separators and a hinged, tight-fitting lid Sturdy cardboard
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New test finds diisobutyl phthalate in some cardboard food packaging -- recycling is the issue
A new test can identify take-away paper-based food containers (such as pizza boxes) that break phthalate safety rules. The phthalates (plasticisers) are present because the containers were made from pulp that contained at least some recycled paper and cardboard. In Italy, where the test was develo...
Going bananas for sustainable research -- scientists create fuel from African crop waste
...rofessor in the Faculty of Engineering, is working on a number of sustainable materials and technologies including yak wool, recycled banknotes, waste cardboard
and vernonia oil a naturally occurring resin found in Ethiopian plants.
"Joel's work on biomass briquetting is very interesting. We've been able t...
Wild bees can be effective pollinators
...s," said Dr. Tuell. "There are also a number of commercially manufactured options that growers can use, such as foam blocks with pre-drilled holes and cardboard
tubes made to a particular diameter to suit a particular species of interest. Drilling different sized holes in wood is another option. If a grower is...
Color test enhances tomato analyzer software
...ontrol, especially for the quality and quantity of light, shadow, and reflection. In contrast, the flatbed scanners used in this study required only a cardboard
box as a cover to minimize the effect of shadow.
TACT was able to accurately capture and describe the characteristic color for each crop when appli...
Protein folding researcher David Baker to receive Sackler Prize in Biophysics
... computer-based studies of the manner and the speed in which chains of amino acids fold into protein molecules. Anyone who has tried to put together a cardboard
box knows the importance of proper folding to get a useful product. The same is true when the body manufactures proteins.
Creating computer models of...
UC San Diego researchers could help US military thwart explosive threats
...t has some metal inside," Lanza di Scalea said. "We are focusing on trying to detect or identify improvised explosive device (IED) camouflages such as cardboard
boxes and cigarette cartons found in Iraq and Afghanistan."
According to the Defense Department, improvised explosive devices account for 50 percent...
Fresh from the grapevine to the table
...c boxes and 'Thompson Seedless' grapes packaged in cardboard
The study concluded that the quality of ...than for storage in liners. In the experiment with cardboard
boxes, however, the externally wrapped boxes contained lower levels of SO2, probably because the cardboard
absorbed more SO2, and the grapes developed more d...
Researchers reveal insights into hidden world of protein folding
... we found is that this lid opens like the iris of a camera," Frydman said. "Previously, it was thought that the TRiC opens its lid like the flaps on a cardboard
box and that the molecular machine didn't really change shape."
The motion of the lids has major implications for what happens inside the molecule....
Dung happens and helps scientists
...iberia to Tierra del Fuego to Argentina -- we have it."
Most of NAU's dung collection is dried and stored wrapped in tissue inside sturdy, archival cardboard
Mead opens a box of chunky 14,000-year-old mammoth dung and a slight scent of musty grass escapes. He points to the chomped blades of grass ...
Rhesus monkeys can assess the visual perspective of others when competing for food
...an one facing perfectly forward, as well as an experimenter with a piece of cardboard
over his eyes rather than one with cardboard
over his mouth. Together, these results reveal not only that rhesus monkeys...
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Box maker, Wildcat Wholesale, Makes Cryogenic Freezer Storage Boxes Affordable By Selling Directly To Labs
...r, Wildcat Wholesale LLC, is selling high quality, cardboard
cryogenic freezer boxes online directly to labs at...has recognized this problem and is selling 2" cardboard
freezer boxes with 81-place dividers for $1.75 eac...endly because Wildcat Wholesale uses 100% recycled cardboard
and paper when manufacturing their cryogenic boxes...
E-Commerce Skunkworks in Menhasa
...ement at Menasha Advantage, a subsidiary of Neenahs Menasha Corp., is a research center its staff affectionately calls The Skunkworks. There, a better cardboard
box is being born.
Through use of Radio Frequency Identification technology, Menasha Advantage is building a system to track shipments from one end...
Seven reasons new technology product development goes astray
New product development can be extremely satisfying and lucrative. It can also flame out and leave you standing on the street with a little cardboard
box that contains your worldly desk belongings. Here are seven common mistakes:
1) You dont do enough client needs research and your product is ...
Whats Hush-Hush Marketing?
...try to convince people that behind the great graphics lies this mythical secret talent.
Unless you are homeless, living out of a cardboard
box, there is no need not to clearly identify your location of operation, size, staff, people, and any other pertinent information. If you do not have...
PDS discovers golden opportunity In 323 dumpsters worth of trash
...ss opportunity in helping IT administrators unpack cardboard
Strange as it may seem, the opportunity ...f ordering standard computer equipment packaged in cardboard
boxes that need to be unpacked and recycled, the c...d off their desks, or what happens to the piles of cardboard
that were used to ship their computers from the fa...
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7 boxes per rack, 3" high, cardboard from Thermo Scientific
Description: Thermo Forma provides an array of accessory Racks for the Cryo/CryoPlus 16" Diameter storage system. To maximise inventory capacity a Jumbo Arrowhead configuration is recommended. You may choose between Cardboard
or Stainless Steel boxes....
CryoPlus Square Rack, CP-13-2-CW/100, 27-11/32" OAH from Thermo Scientific
Description:... Cryo/CryoPlus Inventory Racks for cryogenic vials. Racks are available with cardboard
or stainless steel boxes for 2ml, 4ml, or 5ml cryo vials. Vapor phase or Liquid phase racks available. Platform risers to be ordered separately when...