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The Main Types of Graphite and Their Uses

Graphite is one of the three allotropic forms of carbon. Its platy hexagonal arrangement and metamorphic nature make it a very versatile material with a wide range of application in industries and daily use applications. All graphite exists in three states — crystalline, flake and amorphous forms. Graphite prices vary depending on the type of …

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Simple Tips to Ensure the Safety of Roadwork Sites

The safety of road users, traffic controllers and contractors are of major importance. This is part of the duty of road authorities to care for the broader community. The avoidance of frustration around roadwork sites is also possible because of some of the effective solutions implemented. Here are a few of the simple tips that …

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Choosing a Sprayer: Three Considerations for First Time Buyers

The market is full of different types of sprayers, and they all come with varying specifications. Whether you are buying one for pest or weed control or with the aim of spraying foliar feed to boost production, the right sprayer is essential in achieving your goal. While the end result has a lot to do …

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Road Safety in California: What You Need to Know Now

California is not among the three deadliest states — Mississippi, Alabama, and South Carolina — when it comes to traffic safety. But the state’s also not part of the three safest states, which are Rhode Island, New York, and Massachusetts. The traffic safety performance of California is somewhere in the middle. With this in mind, …

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What Are the Challenges Affecting Hospital Projects in Australia?

Australia’s healthcare sector faces different challenges from the realisation of new facilities to a shorter waiting time for people who require outpatient care. Financing seems to be a primary concern, despite $30 billion in additional funds from the government. A report showed that striking a balance between good operating margins and providing quality service makes …

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Lessons from the Horsemeat Scandal

For food-related businesses, companies such as Selerity Technologies, Inc., can become their allies. These firms sell top-of-the-line chromatography equipment, which can help in food quality control. For example, they might be able to detect the real nature of the raw produce provided by the vendor. Why does this matter, anyway? You only need to know the …

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Police RADAR Guns: The Solution to Accurate Speed Recording

As a law enforcement officer, you must have heard about radar guns that you use to monitor car’s speed? But what are these devices and how do they work? First, RADAR is a revolutionary technology for detecting and ranging radio waves on which these guns depend. The radar gun helps in determining the speed of …

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The Power and Politics Associated with High Heels

In vintage postcards, pinup girls were often photographed wearing high heels. On the catwalk, women effortlessly sashayed, posed, and turned in sky-high stilettos. Nothing says feminine more than high heels. No other accessory precisely summarizes the weight borne by women as they walk the earth every day: to be amenable, to exude grace, to be …

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Why No One Is Entitled to Kendall Jenner’s Leaked Photos

Nude photos of model Kendall Jenner were leaked on social media on Tuesday night, September 11. An anonymous hacker stole the photos from photographer Russell James and shared them online. James’ art-book Angels features Jenner’s and other models’ nude photographs. The limited-edition book, which will only have a thousand copies, launched last week on New …

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