Chemistry

Rock Tech Signs Non-Binding MOU With Ardiden Limited

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 8:01am

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Oct. 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rock Tech Lithium Inc. (the "Company" or Rock Tech) (TSX-V: RCK; Frankfurt: RJIB) is pleased to report that it has entered into a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Ardiden Limited (ASX: ADV), a nearby lithium explorer.

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  • VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Oct. 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rock Tech Lithium Inc. (the "Company" or Rock Tech) (TSX-V: RCK; Frankfurt: RJIB) is pleased to report that it has entered into a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Ardiden Limited (ASX: ADV), a nearby lithium explorer.
  • Rock Tech and Ardiden will endeavor to work together to develop the potential supply of spodumene concentrate with a grade between 6% and 7% lithium oxide (Li2O), initially using the resources of their two flagship lithium projects, Rock Techs Georgia Lake project and Ardidens Seymour Lake project.
  • An important focus will be the design and evaluation of the best suitable processing and infrastructure facilities at Rock Techs Georgia Lake project.
  • We are very happy to work with Ardiden as a first-step to consolidate assets in this important North American mining region, said Dirk Harbecke, Rock Techs Chairman.

Why Stains on the Underwear?

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 1:15am

Ever bought a pair of fancy panties, only to find brown or bleach-like stains in the crotch area after just a few wears?

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  • Ever bought a pair of fancy panties, only to find brown or bleach-like stains in the crotch area after just a few wears?
  • There's nothing to panic about because it's absolutely normal; in order to help your body to clean itself, the discharge contains protein, amino acids, and carbohydrates.
  • The normal vaginal discharge pH range falls between 3.5 and 4.5, such acidic level can discolor clothing a bit.
  • Most of the experts advise against wearing tampons to soak up discharge if you dont have your period.

Global PET Foam Core Market to 2024: Promising Opportunities in the Wind Energy, Transportation, and Building & Construction Industries

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 12:30am

The PET foam core market is expected to grow with a CAGR of 5.0% from 2019 to 2024.

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  • The PET foam core market is expected to grow with a CAGR of 5.0% from 2019 to 2024.
  • The future of the PET foam core market looks promising with opportunities in the wind energy, transportation, and building & construction industries.
  • Europe will remain the largest market by value and volume due to increasing demand of PET foam core in transportation and wind energy industries.
  • How big the opportunities for PET foam core market by end use industry (wind energy, transportation and building & construction) and region (North America, Europe, APAC, ROW)?

Europe's Most Trusted Crypto And Precious Metal Companies Partner To Create Gold Token Secured By Bitcoin Network

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 12:00am

DGLD is a digital asset (token) representing allocated physical gold stored in a Swiss vault and tokenized with a side-chain built on the Bitcoin network.

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  • DGLD is a digital asset (token) representing allocated physical gold stored in a Swiss vault and tokenized with a side-chain built on the Bitcoin network.
  • Each DGLD token is the digital equivalent of 1/10th of a troy ounce of gold, vaulted in Switzerland.
  • Danny Masters, Chairman of CoinShares, commented on today's news, "DGLD combines the stability of the world's most enduring asset, gold, with the security of the world's most resilient network, Bitcoin.
  • Gold has long been trusted as a hedge to geo-centric economic and political crisis, and inflationary monetary policy but gold ownership has always come with trade-offs.

Europe's Most Trusted Crypto And Precious Metal Companies Partner To Create Gold Token Secured By Bitcoin Network

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 12:00am

DGLD is a digital asset (token) representing allocated physical gold stored in a Swiss vault and tokenized with a side-chain built on the Bitcoin network.

Key Points: 
  • DGLD is a digital asset (token) representing allocated physical gold stored in a Swiss vault and tokenized with a side-chain built on the Bitcoin network.
  • Each DGLD token is the digital equivalent of 1/10th of a troy ounce of gold, vaulted in Switzerland.
  • Danny Masters, Chairman of CoinShares, commented on today's news, "DGLD combines the stability of the world's most enduring asset, gold, with the security of the world's most resilient network, Bitcoin.
  • Gold has long been trusted as a hedge to geo-centric economic and political crisis, and inflationary monetary policy but gold ownership has always come with trade-offs.

Kyowa Kirin Announces NOURIANZ™ (Istradefylline) Now Available in the U.S. for Treatment of Parkinson’s Disease “Off” Episodes

Monday, October 14, 2019 - 11:47pm

Kyowa Kirin, Inc. (Kyowa Kirin), an affiliate of Kyowa Kirin Co., Ltd. (TSE: 4151), announced today that NOURIANZ (istradefylline) is now available in the U.S. as adjunctive treatment to levodopa/carbidopa in adult patients with Parkinsons disease (PD) experiencing off episodes.

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  • Kyowa Kirin, Inc. (Kyowa Kirin), an affiliate of Kyowa Kirin Co., Ltd. (TSE: 4151), announced today that NOURIANZ (istradefylline) is now available in the U.S. as adjunctive treatment to levodopa/carbidopa in adult patients with Parkinsons disease (PD) experiencing off episodes.
  • To help patients with questions about access to NOURIANZ, Kyowa Kirin offers the Kyowa Kirin Cares program.
  • NOURIANZ (istradefylline) is an adenosine receptor antagonist indicated as adjunctive treatment to levodopa/carbidopa in adult patients with Parkinsons disease (PD) experiencing off episodes.
  • Parkinsons disease is a progressive, neurodegenerative disease characterized by motor symptoms such as tremors, rigidity, slow movement and postural instability.

Global Hybrid Valve Market Forecast to 2024: Increasing Use of 3D Printers in Valve Manufacturing to Broaden the Growth Prospects

Monday, October 14, 2019 - 11:00pm

The need for controlling excessive noise, pressure, vibration, and cavitation in critical processes; and corrosion problems in the oil & gas industry are among the key driving factors for the hybrid valve market.

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  • The need for controlling excessive noise, pressure, vibration, and cavitation in critical processes; and corrosion problems in the oil & gas industry are among the key driving factors for the hybrid valve market.
  • Other factors fueling the growth of this market include the use of 3D printers in manufacturing lines and an increase in the number of refineries and petrochemicals and chemical plants worldwide.
  • However, factors such as the high fabrication cost can hinder the growth of the hybrid valve market in the coming years.
  • Based on material, the hybrid valve market has been segmented into steel, alloy, titanium, tungsten carbide, duplex nickel, and others (brass, bronze, and plastic).

Livent Corporation Announces Dates for Third Quarter 2019 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call

Monday, October 14, 2019 - 10:00pm

For more than six decades, Livent has partnered with its customers to safely and sustainably use lithium to power the world.

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  • For more than six decades, Livent has partnered with its customers to safely and sustainably use lithium to power the world.
  • Livent is one of only a small number of companies with the capability, reputation, and know-how to produce high-quality finished lithium compounds that are helping meet the growing demand for lithium.
  • The company has one of the broadest product portfolios in the industry, powering demand for green energy, modern mobility, the mobile economy, and specialized innovations, including light alloys and lubricants.
  • Livent employs approximately 800 people throughout the world and operates manufacturing sites in the United States, England, India, China and Argentina.

Ettlinger Introduces New Continuous Melt Filter for Ultra-High Throughputs and Removing Difficult Contaminants

Monday, October 14, 2019 - 9:15pm

The high-performance and cost-efficient ERF 1000 combines high productivity with an ability to meet ever-stricter quality requirements.

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  • The high-performance and cost-efficient ERF 1000 combines high productivity with an ability to meet ever-stricter quality requirements.
  • Like all Ettlinger ERF filters, the new ERF 1000 is self-cleaning and works with a rotating, perforated drum, through which there is a continuous flow of melt from the outside to the inside.
  • A scraper removes the contaminants that are held back on the surface and feeds them to the discharge system.
  • As a new feature, the ERF 1000's four filter drums can be individually replaced without disrupting production.

New Study Shows Low-Emissions School Buses Improve Academic Performance

Monday, October 14, 2019 - 3:12pm

WASHINGTON, Oct. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- A first-of-its-kind study released by Georgia State University links low-emissions buses, like those powered by alternative fuels like propane, to improved academic performance.

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  • WASHINGTON, Oct. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- A first-of-its-kind study released by Georgia State University links low-emissions buses, like those powered by alternative fuels like propane, to improved academic performance.
  • The study found students who rode to school on alternative fuel buses scored higher on their standardized English test scores compared to students who rode to school on diesel buses.
  • The Georgia State study is one of many pieces of research that highlights the benefits students receive by riding to and from school on alternative fuel school buses, like propane.
  • For more information on the benefits of propane school buses and how to talk to your school transportation official about propane buses, visit BetterOurBuses.com/Tips .