Rain: Water particles that fall from the ATMOSPHERE.Acid Rain: Acidic water usually pH 2.5 to 4.5, which poisons the ecosystem and adversely affects plants, fishes, and mammals. It is caused by industrial pollutants, mainly sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted into the atmosphere and returning to earth in the form of acidic rain water.Calcium Compounds: Inorganic compounds that contain calcium as an integral part of the molecule.Sodium Hydroxide: A highly caustic substance that is used to neutralize acids and make sodium salts. (From Merck Index, 11th ed)Citrus aurantiifolia: A plant species of the genus CITRUS, family RUTACEAE that provides the familiar lime fruit. Its common name of lime is similar to the limetree (TILIA).Oxides: Binary compounds of oxygen containing the anion O(2-). The anion combines with metals to form alkaline oxides and non-metals to form acidic oxides.Anesthesia, Closed-Circuit: Inhalation anesthesia where the gases exhaled by the patient are rebreathed as some carbon dioxide is simultaneously removed and anesthetic gas and oxygen are added so that no anesthetic escapes into the room. Closed-circuit anesthesia is used especially with explosive anesthetics to prevent fires where electrical sparking from instruments is possible.Citrus: A plant genus of the family RUTACEAE. They bear the familiar citrus fruits including oranges, grapefruit, lemons, and limes. There are many hybrids which makes the nomenclature confusing.EthersGas Scavengers: Apparatus for removing exhaled or leaked anesthetic gases or other volatile agents, thus reducing the exposure of operating room personnel to such agents, as well as preventing the buildup of potentially explosive mixtures in operating rooms or laboratories.Hydrocarbons, FluorinatedTrees: Woody, usually tall, perennial higher plants (Angiosperms, Gymnosperms, and some Pterophyta) having usually a main stem and numerous branches.Tropical Climate: A climate which is typical of equatorial and tropical regions, i.e., one with continually high temperatures with considerable precipitation, at least during part of the year. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)Methyl Ethers: A group of compounds that contain the general formula R-OCH3.Phytoplasma: A genus of minute bacteria in the family ACHOLEPLASMATACEAE that inhabit phloem sieve elements of infected PLANTS and cause symptoms such as yellowing, phyllody, and witches' brooms. Organisms lack a CELL WALL and thus are similar to MYCOPLASMA in animals. They are transmitted by over 100 species of INSECTS especially leafhoppers, planthoppers, and PSYLLIDS.Calcium Hydroxide: A white powder prepared from lime that has many medical and industrial uses. It is in many dental formulations, especially for root canal filling.Barium Compounds: Inorganic compounds that contain barium as an integral part of the molecule.Tilia: A plant genus of the family TILIACEAE. Some species in this genus are called Limetree which is nearly the same as the common name for lime (CITRUS AURANTIIFOLIA). Some people are allergic to the POLLEN.Potassium Compounds: Inorganic compounds that contain potassium as an integral part of the molecule.Soil: The unconsolidated mineral or organic matter on the surface of the earth that serves as a natural medium for the growth of land plants.Seed Dispersal: The various physical methods which include wind, insects, animals, tension, and water, by which a plant scatters its seeds away from the parent plant.Physical Phenomena: The entities of matter and energy, and the processes, principles, properties, and relationships describing their nature and interactions.Absorption: The physical or physiological processes by which substances, tissue, cells, etc. take up or take in other substances or energy.Humic Substances: Organic matter in a state of advanced decay, after passing through the stages of COMPOST and PEAT and before becoming lignite (COAL). It is composed of a heterogenous mixture of compounds including phenolic radicals and acids that polymerize and are not easily separated nor analyzed. (E.A. Ghabbour & G. Davies, eds. Humic Substances, 2001).Arecoline: An alkaloid obtained from the betel nut (Areca catechu), fruit of a palm tree. It is an agonist at both muscarinic and nicotinic acetylcholine receptors. It is used in the form of various salts as a ganglionic stimulant, a parasympathomimetic, and a vermifuge, especially in veterinary practice. It has been used as a euphoriant in the Pacific Islands.Ecosystem: A functional system which includes the organisms of a natural community together with their environment. (McGraw Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)Anesthetics, Inhalation: Gases or volatile liquids that vary in the rate at which they induce anesthesia; potency; the degree of circulation, respiratory, or neuromuscular depression they produce; and analgesic effects. Inhalation anesthetics have advantages over intravenous agents in that the depth of anesthesia can be changed rapidly by altering the inhaled concentration. Because of their rapid elimination, any postoperative respiratory depression is of relatively short duration. (From AMA Drug Evaluations Annual, 1994, p173)Snow: Frozen water crystals that fall from the ATMOSPHERE.Anesthetics: Agents that are capable of inducing a total or partial loss of sensation, especially tactile sensation and pain. They may act to induce general ANESTHESIA, in which an unconscious state is achieved, or may act locally to induce numbness or lack of sensation at a targeted site.Mycoplasmataceae: A family of gram-negative, non-motile bacteria from human and animal sources. One saprophytic species is known.Flocculation: The aggregation of suspended solids into larger clumps.Seasons: Divisions of the year according to some regularly recurrent phenomena usually astronomical or climatic. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)Weather: The state of the ATMOSPHERE over minutes to months.Carbon Dioxide: A colorless, odorless gas that can be formed by the body and is necessary for the respiration cycle of plants and animals.Ceiba: A plant genus of the family BOMBACACEAE. The fine silky hairs covering the seeds have been used for floatation, stuffing, and insulation.Water: A clear, odorless, tasteless liquid that is essential for most animal and plant life and is an excellent solvent for many substances. The chemical formula is hydrogen oxide (H2O). (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)Tympanoplasty: Surgical reconstruction of the hearing mechanism of the middle ear, with restoration of the drum membrane to protect the round window from sound pressure, and establishment of ossicular continuity between the tympanic membrane and the oval window. (Dorland, 28th ed.)Colletotrichum: A genus of mitosporic Phyllachoraceae fungi which contains at least 40 species of plant parasites. They have teleomorphs in the genus Glomerella (see PHYLLACHORALES).Bromeliaceae: A plant family of the order Bromeliales, subclass Zingiberidae, class Liliopsida (monocotyledons).Physics: The study of those aspects of energy and matter in terms of elementary principles and laws. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)Plant Diseases: Diseases of plants.Food Preservatives: Substances capable of inhibiting, retarding or arresting the process of fermentation, acidification or other deterioration of foods.Madagascar: One of the Indian Ocean Islands off the southeast coast of Africa. Its capital is Antananarivo. It was formerly called the Malagasy Republic. Discovered by the Portuguese in 1500, its history has been tied predominantly to the French, becoming a French protectorate in 1882, a French colony in 1896, and a territory within the French union in 1946. The Malagasy Republic was established in the French Community in 1958 but it achieved independence in 1960. Its name was changed to Madagascar in 1975. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p714)Closterovirus: A genus of plant viruses in the family CLOSTEROVIRIDAE containing highly flexuous filaments. Some members are important pathogens of crop plants. Natural vectors include APHIDS, whiteflies, and mealybugs. The type species is Beet yellows virus.Meteorology: The science of studying the characteristics of the atmosphere such as its temperature, density, winds, clouds, precipitation, and other atmospheric phenomena and aiming to account for the weather in terms of external influences and the basic laws of physics. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)Olea: A plant genus of the family Oleaceae. The olive fruit is the source of olive oil.Climate: The longterm manifestations of WEATHER. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)Air Movements: The motion of air currents.PanamaPlant Leaves: Expanded structures, usually green, of vascular plants, characteristically consisting of a bladelike expansion attached to a stem, and functioning as the principal organ of photosynthesis and transpiration. (American Heritage Dictionary, 2d ed)Water Microbiology: The presence of bacteria, viruses, and fungi in water. This term is not restricted to pathogenic organisms.Nitrogen Dioxide: Nitrogen oxide (NO2). A highly poisonous gas. Exposure produces inflammation of lungs that may only cause slight pain or pass unnoticed, but resulting edema several days later may cause death. (From Merck, 11th ed) It is a major atmospheric pollutant that is able to absorb UV light that does not reach the earth's surface.Environmental Pollution: Contamination of the air, bodies of water, or land with substances that are harmful to human health and the environment.Temperature: The property of objects that determines the direction of heat flow when they are placed in direct thermal contact. The temperature is the energy of microscopic motions (vibrational and translational) of the particles of atoms.Self-Fertilization: The fusion of a male gamete with a female gamete from the same individual animal or plant.Cheek: The part of the face that is below the eye and to the side of the nose and mouth.Psoralens: Linear furanocoumarins which are found in many PLANTS, especially UMBELLIFERAE and RUTACEAE, as well as PSORALEA from which they were originally discovered. They can intercalate DNA and, in an UV-initiated reaction of the furan portion, alkylate PYRIMIDINES, resulting in PHOTOSENSITIVITY DISORDERS.Sewage: Refuse liquid or waste matter carried off by sewers.Enflurane: An extremely stable inhalation anesthetic that allows rapid adjustments of anesthesia depth with little change in pulse or respiratory rate.Population Density: Number of individuals in a population relative to space.Humidity: A measure of the amount of WATER VAPOR in the air.Biodiversity: The variety of all native living organisms and their various forms and interrelationships.Sequoia: A plant genus of the family TAXODIACEAE known for including some of the tallest trees.Medicine, Traditional: Systems of medicine based on cultural beliefs and practices handed down from generation to generation. The concept includes mystical and magical rituals (SPIRITUAL THERAPIES); PHYTOTHERAPY; and other treatments which may not be explained by modern medicine.Agricultural Irrigation: The routing of water to open or closed areas where it is used for agricultural purposes.Adaptor Proteins, Vesicular Transport: A class of proteins involved in the transport of molecules via TRANSPORT VESICLES. They perform functions such as binding to the cell membrane, capturing cargo molecules and promoting the assembly of CLATHRIN. The majority of adaptor proteins exist as multi-subunit complexes, however monomeric varieties have also been found.French Guiana: A French overseas department on the northeast coast of South America. Its capital is Cayenne. It was first settled by the French in 1604. Early development was hindered because of the presence of a penal colony. The name of the country and the capital are variants of Guyana, possibly from the native Indian Guarani guai (born) + ana (kin), implying a united and interrelated race of people. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p418 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p195)Mediterranean Islands: Scattered islands in the Mediterranean Sea. The chief islands are the Balearic Islands (belong to Spain; Majorca and Minorca are among these), Corsica (belongs to France), Crete (belongs to Greece), CYPRUS (a republic), the Cyclades, Dodecanese and Ionian Islands (belong to Greece), MALTA (a republic), Sardinia and SICILY (belong to Italy). (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p747)Disinfection: Rendering pathogens harmless through the use of heat, antiseptics, antibacterial agents, etc.Eucalyptus: A genus of trees of the Myrtaceae family, native to Australia, that yields gums, oils, and resins which are used as flavoring agents, astringents, and aromatics.Radioactivity: The spontaneous transformation of a nuclide into one or more different nuclides, accompanied by either the emission of particles from the nucleus, nuclear capture or ejection of orbital electrons, or fission. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)Plant Stems: Parts of plants that usually grow vertically upwards towards the light and support the leaves, buds, and reproductive structures. (From Concise Dictionary of Biology, 1990)Amplified Fragment Length Polymorphism Analysis: The detection of RESTRICTION FRAGMENT LENGTH POLYMORPHISMS by selective PCR amplification of restriction fragments derived from genomic DNA followed by electrophoretic analysis of the amplified restriction fragments.BrazilWind: The motion of air relative to the earth's surface.Water Purification: Any of several processes in which undesirable impurities in water are removed or neutralized; for example, chlorination, filtration, primary treatment, ion exchange, and distillation. It includes treatment of WASTE WATER to provide potable and hygienic water in a controlled or closed environment as well as provision of public drinking water supplies.Liberia: A republic in western Africa, south of GUINEA and east of COTE D'IVOIRE. Its capital is Monrovia.Hymenaea: A plant genus of the family FABACEAE. Members contain resins (RESINS, PLANT) and GLUCANS.Ferns: Seedless nonflowering plants of the class Filicinae. They reproduce by spores that appear as dots on the underside of feathery fronds. In earlier classifications the Pteridophyta included the club mosses, horsetails, ferns, and various fossil groups. In more recent classifications, pteridophytes and spermatophytes (seed-bearing plants) are classified in the Subkingdom Tracheobionta (also known as Tracheophyta).Geography: The science dealing with the earth and its life, especially the description of land, sea, and air and the distribution of plant and animal life, including humanity and human industries with reference to the mutual relations of these elements. (From Webster, 3d ed)Clusiaceae: The mangosteen plant family (sometimes classified as Guttiferae; also known as Hypericaceae) of the order THEALES, subclass Dilleniidae, class Magnoliopsida. It includes trees and shrubs with resinous, sticky sap, usually with broad-ended, oblong, leathery leaves with a strong, central vein, flowers with many stamens.Pollen: The fertilizing element of plants that contains the male GAMETOPHYTES.Population Dynamics: The pattern of any process, or the interrelationship of phenomena, which affects growth or change within a population.Biomass: Total mass of all the organisms of a given type and/or in a given area. (From Concise Dictionary of Biology, 1990) It includes the yield of vegetative mass produced from any given crop.Poa: A plant genus of the family POACEAE that contains the Poa p Ia allergen and allergen C KBGP.Adsorption: The adhesion of gases, liquids, or dissolved solids onto a surface. It includes adsorptive phenomena of bacteria and viruses onto surfaces as well. ABSORPTION into the substance may follow but not necessarily.Tetranychidae: Family of spider MITES, in the superfamily Tetranychoidea, suborder Trombidiformes.Ephedra: A plant genus of the family Ephedraceae, order Ephedrales, class Gnetopsida, division Gnetophyta.Fresh Water: Water containing no significant amounts of salts, such as water from RIVERS and LAKES.Spatio-Temporal Analysis: Techniques which study entities using their topological, geometric, or geographic properties and include the dimension of time in the analysis.Drug Stability: The chemical and physical integrity of a pharmaceutical product.Isoflurane: A stable, non-explosive inhalation anesthetic, relatively free from significant side effects.Halothane: A nonflammable, halogenated, hydrocarbon anesthetic that provides relatively rapid induction with little or no excitement. Analgesia may not be adequate. NITROUS OXIDE is often given concomitantly. Because halothane may not produce sufficient muscle relaxation, supplemental neuromuscular blocking agents may be required. (From AMA Drug Evaluations Annual, 1994, p178)Fertilizers: Substances or mixtures that are added to the soil to supply nutrients or to make available nutrients already present in the soil, in order to increase plant growth and productivity.Coniferophyta: A plant division of GYMNOSPERMS consisting of cone-bearing trees and shrubs.Atmosphere: The gaseous envelope surrounding a planet or similar body. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)EcuadorDisasters: Calamities producing great damage, loss of life, and distress. They include results of natural phenomena and man-made phenomena. Normal conditions of existence are disrupted and the level of impact exceeds the capacity of the hazard-affected community.Zingiberales: This plant order includes 8 families, 66 genera, and about 1,800 species. These herbaceous perennials are mainly found in the wet tropics. Members include the banana family (MUSACEAE) and GINGER family (ZINGIBERACEAE).Angiosperms: Members of the group of vascular plants which bear flowers. They are differentiated from GYMNOSPERMS by their production of seeds within a closed chamber (OVARY, PLANT). The Angiosperms division is composed of two classes, the monocotyledons (Liliopsida) and dicotyledons (Magnoliopsida). Angiosperms represent approximately 80% of all known living plants.Ventilation: Supplying a building or house, their rooms and corridors, with fresh air. The controlling of the environment thus may be in public or domestic sites and in medical or non-medical locales. (From Dorland, 28th ed)Annonaceae: The custard-apple plant family of the order Magnoliales, subclass Magnoliidae, class Magnoliopsida. Some members provide large pulpy fruits and commercial timber. Leaves and wood are often fragrant. Leaves are simple, with smooth margins, and alternately arranged in two rows along the stems.Water Pollutants: Substances or organisms which pollute the water or bodies of water. Use for water pollutants in general or those for which there is no specific heading.Borneo: An island in the Malay Archipelago, east of Sumatra, north of Java, and west of Celebes. It is the third largest island in the world. Its name is a Portuguese alteration of BRUNEI, located on it. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p163; Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p73)Paleontology: The study of early forms of life through fossil remains.Hydrogen-Ion Concentration: The normality of a solution with respect to HYDROGEN ions; H+. It is related to acidity measurements in most cases by pH = log 1/2[1/(H+)], where (H+) is the hydrogen ion concentration in gram equivalents per liter of solution. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)Gravitation: Acceleration produced by the mutual attraction of two masses, and of magnitude inversely proportional to the square of the distance between the two centers of mass. It is also the force imparted by the earth, moon, or a planet to an object near its surface. (From NASA Thesaurus, 1988)Culicidae: A family of the order DIPTERA that comprises the mosquitoes. The larval stages are aquatic, and the adults can be recognized by the characteristic WINGS, ANIMAL venation, the scales along the wing veins, and the long proboscis. Many species are of particular medical importance.Volcanic Eruptions: The ash, dust, gases, and lava released by volcanic explosion. The gases are volatile matter composed principally of about 90% water vapor, and carbon dioxide, sulfur dioxide, hydrogen, carbon monoxide, and nitrogen. The ash or dust is pyroclastic ejecta and lava is molten extrusive material consisting mainly of magnesium silicate. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)Insect Vectors: Insects that transmit infective organisms from one host to another or from an inanimate reservoir to an animate host.Northern Territory: Territory in north central Australia, between the states of Queensland and Western Australia. Its capital is Darwin.Time Factors: Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.Desert Climate: A type of climate characterized by insufficient moisture to support appreciable plant life. It is a climate of extreme aridity, usually of extreme heat, and of negligible rainfall. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)Agriculture: The science, art or practice of cultivating soil, producing crops, and raising livestock.Anesthesia: A state characterized by loss of feeling or sensation. This depression of nerve function is usually the result of pharmacologic action and is induced to allow performance of surgery or other painful procedures.Lymphocyte Specific Protein Tyrosine Kinase p56(lck): This enzyme is a lymphoid-specific src family tyrosine kinase that is critical for T-cell development and activation. Lck is associated with the cytoplasmic domains of CD4, CD8 and the beta-chain of the IL-2 receptor, and is thought to be involved in the earliest steps of TCR-mediated T-cell activation.Conservation of Natural Resources: The protection, preservation, restoration, and rational use of all resources in the total environment.Water Pollution: Contamination of bodies of water (such as LAKES; RIVERS; SEAS; and GROUNDWATER.)Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry: A microanalytical technique combining mass spectrometry and gas chromatography for the qualitative as well as quantitative determinations of compounds.Beetles: INSECTS of the order Coleoptera, containing over 350,000 species in 150 families. They possess hard bodies and their mouthparts are adapted for chewing.ArgentinaSeeds: The encapsulated embryos of flowering plants. They are used as is or for animal feed because of the high content of concentrated nutrients like starches, proteins, and fats. Rapeseed, cottonseed, and sunflower seed are also produced for the oils (fats) they yield.Plant Components, Aerial: The above-ground plant without the roots.Environmental Monitoring: The monitoring of the level of toxins, chemical pollutants, microbial contaminants, or other harmful substances in the environment (soil, air, and water), workplace, or in the bodies of people and animals present in that environment.Oomycetes: Eukaryotes in the group STRAMENOPILES, formerly considered FUNGI, whose exact taxonomic level is unsettled. Many consider Oomycetes (Oomycota) a phylum in the kingdom Stramenopila, or alternatively, as Pseudofungi in the phylum Heterokonta of the kingdom Chromista. They are morphologically similar to fungi but have no close phylogenetic relationship to them. Oomycetes are found in both fresh and salt water as well as in terrestrial environments. (Alexopoulos et al., Introductory Mycology, 4th ed, pp683-4). They produce flagellated, actively motile spores (zoospores) that are pathogenic to many crop plants and FISHES.DNA, Chloroplast: Deoxyribonucleic acid that makes up the genetic material of CHLOROPLASTS.Host-Pathogen Interactions: The interactions between a host and a pathogen, usually resulting in disease.Water Movements: The flow of water in enviromental bodies of water such as rivers, oceans, water supplies, aquariums, etc. It includes currents, tides, and waves.Soil Microbiology: The presence of bacteria, viruses, and fungi in the soil. This term is not restricted to pathogenic organisms.Fossils: Remains, impressions, or traces of animals or plants of past geological times which have been preserved in the earth's crust.Seedling: Very young plant after GERMINATION of SEEDS.Environment: The external elements and conditions which surround, influence, and affect the life and development of an organism or population.Plants, Medicinal: Plants whose roots, leaves, seeds, bark, or other constituent parts possess therapeutic, tonic, purgative, curative or other pharmacologic attributes, when administered to man or animals.Orchidaceae: A plant family of the order Orchidales, subclass Liliidae, class Liliopsida (monocotyledons). All orchids have the same bilaterally symmetrical flower structure, with three sepals, but the flowers vary greatly in color and shape.Water Supply: Means or process of supplying water (as for a community) usually including reservoirs, tunnels, and pipelines and often the watershed from which the water is ultimately drawn. (Webster, 3d ed)Phylogeny: The relationships of groups of organisms as reflected by their genetic makeup.Species Specificity: The restriction of a characteristic behavior, anatomical structure or physical system, such as immune response; metabolic response, or gene or gene variant to the members of one species. It refers to that property which differentiates one species from another but it is also used for phylogenetic levels higher or lower than the species.
Simple lime paints are very low cost. A 25-kilogram (55 lb) bag of lime makes around 100 kilograms (220 lb) of paint, and costs ... Basic limewash can be inadequate in its ability to prevent rain-driven water ingress. Additives are being developed but these ... Lime wash is pure slaked lime in water. It produces a unique surface glow due to the double refraction of calcite crystals. ... Whitewash, or calcimine, kalsomine, calsomine, or lime paint is a low-cost type of paint made from slaked lime (calcium ...
The walls were built of stone blocks, possibly with lime, clay-lime, or lime-sand mortar. The walls were inclined inwards and ... Joints between stones were filled in with limewash for rain not to damage mortar. Residential towers were family dwellings, ... They were built of dressed stone with lime or lime-sand mortar. They had blank walls, cut only by embrasures and observation ... with lime or clay-lime mortar and chip stone. Dry masonry was seldom used. Large stone blocks, sometimes weighing several tons ...
Shortly after it was completed, after several days of heavy rain, the viaduct collapsed on 10 January 1846. The cause of the ... Whatever the cause, Brassey rebuilt the viaduct at his own expense, this time using lime of his own choice. The viaduct ... Another theory blamed the lime mortar which had been obtained from local sources. ...
Downy oaks typically grow in dry, lime-rich soils. It is a submediterranean species, growing from the coastline to deep in the ... Its optimum is in the submediterranean region, characterized by hot dry summers and cool winters with little rain fall. In ...
The road is unsealed and may be impassable after rain. The wet season is from October to March. Because the park is so remote ... Animal bones dating back 25 million years are preserved in the lime-rich sediments. The park is 100 km west of Gregory Downs. ...
There is a saying in Baja California: "It never rains in Baja, but if it rains, it pours." Due to fertile soil and a rich water ... Tropical fruits are cultivated, including oranges, bananas, limes, and mangoes. By land, Mulegé is accessible by Federal ... Rain is rare but usually occurs between December and March, and hurricanes are occasionally a major threat to the Mulegé area. ...
An alkaline degree gets weaken while exposed at acidic rain over the time. Moreover, metal corrosion is a chemical reaction ... Before cement-based mortar, lime-based one was used which does not present an alkaline environment; therefore, majority ... Acid rain) Cavity Wall Insulation The cement based mortar, giving an alkaline environment for cavity wall ties, has been used ...
He even used to stand in rain and listen the songs from outside. His family was landless. They have the only property as ... Even after being in lime light, in 2001, his family was not in good financial condition. Their family troupe used to make ... They lost all their instruments in heavy rain and used to hire or borrow. In April 2015, Haripal submitted a petition to ...
The reason for the collapse was never established, but a possible cause was the nature of the lime used to make the mortar. The ... contract stipulated that this had to be obtained locally, and the collapse occurred after a few days of heavy rain. Brassey ... At the Birkenhead site a brickworks and lime kilns were built. The business either owned or managed sand and stone quarries in ... rebuilt the viaduct at his own expense, this time using lime of his own choice. The rebuilt viaduct still stands and is in use ...
Therefore acydophobes would prefer pH above 7. Acid intolerance of plants may be mitigated by lime addition and by calcium and ... For example, when monitoring vegetation, a decrease of acidophobic species would be indicative of acid rain increase in the ... Sometimes a complementary classification is used (calcicole/calcifuge, with calcicoles being "lime-loving" plants). In ...
A sarovar (reservoir) that stores rain water for bathing of pilgrims has existed at the summit of the hill for centuries. The ... All-weather stairs in stone and lime plaster are constructed on the Kultajpur and Thana sides. ... the top of hill which is recharged by seepage and percolation of water from adjoining reservoirs which are charged by the rain ...
A cultivar introduced in the 1990s, 'Purple Rain', is much more showy and long-blooming, growing about 2 feet (0.61 m) tall. " ... The tiny lavender flowers grow tightly packed in whorls, with tiny lime-green and purple calyces. The specific epithet ...
As with pit storage ash, lime and sawdust can be used for added effect. The piles may be made at ground level or in shallow or ... Roofs built over the pit structure are beneficial in that they can help keep rain out and provide shade to lower temperature. ... Lime may have some effectiveness in absorbing CO2 and removing it form the environment. Sawdust is used as a cushioning ... Construction of the pit can vary according to what materials are available but commonly used are; grass, soil, wood, lime, ...
The ruined remains of the quarriers' cottages can still be seen on Eilean nan Caorach and Inn Island, and old lime kilns can be ... The climate is damp and mild, with over 166 centimetres (65 in) of rain recorded annually. This fertile, low-lying island was ... During the 19th century various new industries were introduced, including lime quarrying. During the early decades of the 20th ... In the 19th century lime was quarried, particularly on the west coast. ...
It was the result of the worsening salmon population in Atlantic Canada rivers, which is being caused be acid rain and low pH ... The river was suffering from acidification, so a lime doser was installed and has been in use since September 2005. It ... "West River Sheet Harbour - lime doser support". The Atlantic Salmon Conservation Foundation. Retrieved 30 November 2015. "Sheet ... West River has been dosed with a lime doser since September 2005. ...
Some medium and high altitude plants can be found here such as bird-lime tree and hairy Japanese maple. Vegetation groups can ... be divided into subtropical monsoon rain forests, temperate evergreen broadleaf forests and mountain ridge grasslands. There ...
Calcium oxide (burnt lime) and calcium hydroxide (slaked lime) give the same end result, since an excess of water is used in ... The Bordeaux spray continues to adhere well to the plant during rain, though in the long term it is washed off by rain. ... After inquiries, he found out those vines had been sprayed with a mixture of CuSO4 and lime to deter passersby from eating the ... Bordeaux mixture (also called Bordo Mix) is a mixture of copper(II) sulfate (CuSO4) and slaked lime (Ca(OH)2) used as a ...
Normally it rains in spring and autumn, with an average rainfall of 400 mm/year, while the vines receive 2,700 hours of ... Close to the River Duero the soils are alluvial with a high lime content (max 24%). To the south the topsoil is brown and sandy ...
These pollutants can be acidic and in the 1980s were reported to cause environmental damage by turning rain into acid rain. ... By passing the smoke through the basic lime scrubbers, any acids that might be in the smoke are neutralized which prevents the ... Since then, the industry has removed this problem by the use of lime scrubbers and electro-static precipitators on smokestacks ...
Rain on Friday forced the race to be postponed until Saturday morning. A 52 lap green flag stretch during the middle of the ... The Mohegan Sun NASCAR Camping World Series 200 took place on August 16 at Lime Rock Park in Lakeville, Connecticut. This race ... Qualifying was rained out and the field was set by the rulebook. This put points leader Austin Dillon on the pole. Matt ... Did not Qualify: None Note: The race was red flagged at lap 51 due to rain. The red flag was out for 75 minutes before racing ...
East and southeast strong winds, high temperatures and heavy rain showers are typical in the summer. The average annual ... The basic minerals found here are: coal (reserves - 25 billion tons), rock salt, lime carbonate, potassium, mercury, asbestos, ...
Ice was re-branded in 2006 as Gatorade Rain and the flavor selections altered. In late 2007, a low-calorie line of Gatorade ... As of 2015[update], G2 has been produced in eight flavors: Orange, Fruit Punch, Grape, Lemon-Lime, Tropical blend, Blueberry- ... Original Gatorade was initially re-labeled as Gatorade G. Gatorade Rain was re-labeled as No Excuses. Gatorade AM was re- ... Debuting in March 2008, Gatorade Tiger was available in Red Drive (cherry), Cool Fusion (lemon-lime), and Quiet Storm (grape). ...
Water was drained from the Lime Lakes, leaving behind fine-grained lime deposits up to 50 feet deep. The resulting flat, barren ... The phenomenon has become a popular attraction for robust nature enthusiasts who often stand in the rain to witness hundreds of ... In the early 1980s PPG began restoring the local environment, amending the lime deposits with nutrient-rich bio-solids, or ... Next, vegetation was planted in the artificial soil to reduce the amount of rain that filtered through. The result: Wildlife, ...
"Factory produces lime: sand mortar for masonry" (PDF). www.mortar.org.uk. Retrieved January 2005. Check date values in: ,access ... Basic rendering began as a method of excluding draughts and rain by using clay to fill in cracks and crevices, referred to as ... Traditionally a render would be manufactured on site by a plasterer mixing sand, cement and sometimes lime material together ... Other renders, based on Lime (material) binders were also used over the years. These materials had one significant disadvantage ...
In many parts of Alaska, the soil is acidic, and could greatly improve with the introduction of lime or wood ash. The biomes ... range from tundra, which is rich in underlying peat moss to taiga, boreal forest, and temperate rain forest. Because Alaska was ...
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  • June 8, 2007, http://www.epa.gov/acidrain/what/index.html), the primary anthropogenic contributors to acid rain are SO 2 and NO x , resulting from the burning of fossil fuels, such as coal, oil, and natural gas. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Ergodyne® GloWear® 8365 Small lime class 3 rain jacket is basically designed for road construction, flagging crew, railway workers/emergency response applications and comes with zipper closure. (staples.com)
  • Ergodyne® GloWear® 8365 Small lime class 3 rain jacket with breathable PU coating includes a weatherproof 300D oxford outer shell for longer life. (staples.com)
  • Sparkling Ice Essence of Lemon Lime exists in its own blissful bubble, enjoying the perfect harmony of distinctive citrus and pure, refreshing goodness. (talkingrain.com)
  • A worker unloads a truck full of Mexican limes at a citrus packing plant in La Ruana, in the state of Michoacan, Mexico. (wlrn.org)
  • This is truly the most AMAZING zesty cilantro-lime marinade ever. (scoop.it)
  • Pairing the halloumi with lime, cilantro and my beloved briny capers in a simple vinaigrette seemed like a great combination of flavor and texture. (blogspot.com)
  • All of the Rain vodka flavors are intensely flavorful, bordering on perfumey, and this is no exception- though to me it seems a little less dramatic than the lavender lemonade and honey mango melon flavors. (alcademics.com)
  • This ML Kishigo Premium Black Series Class 3 High Visibility Rain Jacket in waterproof breathable polyester and sealed seams provides excellent protection. (northerntool.com)
  • Pair up with Pro Dry Rain Jacket for maximum protection and visibility. (thefirestore.com)
  • It was raining yesterday and after a good spell of very dry and hot weather in Winston Salem it was a thrill to see the rain, oh how we take rain for granted. (chowandchatter.com)
  • The rains spell relief from the sweltering heat but they also bring viral and bacterial infections that can take away the fun from enjoying the weather. (hindustantimes.com)
  • For example, if I want to focus and get my work done for the day so I can head outside to enjoy the warm summer rays of the sun, I might spritz a scent near my desk that reminds me of rain, paper, and the smell of a sharpened pencil. (theherbalacademy.com)
  • After The Rain is their signature scent and a huge seller worldwide. (executive-shaving.co.uk)
  • Arran Sense of Scotland say: A spectacularly successful fragrance, After the Rain was inspired by our founder Janet's desire to capture the unique, fresh scent of her Arran garden following a rain storm. (executive-shaving.co.uk)
  • We say: My wife is a big After The Rain candle fan and I must admit I am too, place in a bathroom, kitchen, bedroom or lounge for a long-lasting sensual scent. (executive-shaving.co.uk)
  • it might also occur if you apply urea where lime was spread and not incorporated. (greenbook.net)
  • The high intensity rains occur due to localized heating and high evaporation. (org.in)
  • Freezing rain and sleet enveloped parts of the Northeast on Sunday, giving way to snow in some areas as the day progressed. (myfox8.com)
  • A deadly winter storm will bring a messy mix of snow, sleet and freezing rain to portions of the central and eastern U.S. over the next two days. (usatoday.com)
  • Late Wednesday, light to moderate snow, freezing rain and sleet pushed through Arkansas, Missouri, southern Illinois, southern Ohio, northern Kentucky, parts of the Virginias and northwestern North Carolina Wednesday night, the Weather Channel said. (usatoday.com)
  • however, sleet and freezing rain may cut down on accumulations. (usatoday.com)
  • There is evidence that lime-cement mortars are more effective than cement-sand mortars at reducing and delaying penetration. (building.co.uk)
  • Roche Harbor used to be home to a lime and cement works. (jetsettersmagazine.com)
  • I noticed that the fire danger rose from low to moderate so the rain will help that situation too. (3fatchicks.com)
  • The BS 5628 code of practice for masonry only recommends solid clay brick walls for low or moderate wind-driven rain exposure zones. (building.co.uk)
  • ROCKPORT, Texas-As lashing rains and 130-mile-an-hour winds battered the concrete and steel home Max Rinche helped build, he frantically hammered nails into plywood planks that other men struggled to hold over a broken window. (wsj.com)
  • In terms of freezing rain, over a quarter of an inch of accumulated ice is likely, mainly in the southern to central Appalachians," the weather service said. (usatoday.com)
  • Freezing rain will be possible, along with up to 1 FOOT of #snow in parts of the Northeast. (usatoday.com)
  • The weather service predicted that "lighter amounts of freezing rain could be seen across much of the Ohio Valley and into the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast. (usatoday.com)
  • Applications of less than 50 lbs./1000 sq. ft. will disappear from the surface after one or two rains, while larger amounts will remain visible for a longer period of time. (mastergardenproducts.com)
  • Lightweight, reversible waterproof/breathable rain pants are ANSI 107 compliant as an Ensemble item. (thefirestore.com)
  • Black/Lime-yellow reversible waterproof rain pants are compliant on the Lime side to ANSI 107: 2010 Class E standard as part of a complete high-visibility Ensemble. (thefirestore.com)
  • Add all leaves to the compost pile, tossing in lime or manure periodically to speed up decomposition. (nytimes.com)
  • The most monthly precipitation in Lime Ridge occurs in July with 4.7 inches. (areavibes.com)
  • The Rain Bird LF Series sprinkler with nozzle is designed to tackle harsh use conditions in green spaces, agriculture (nurseries, sod, etc.) and during frost. (duboisag.com)
  • You may see them as lime green or dark green with a tinge of brown. (hubpages.com)
  • Dressed in lime green cloth, she stands out against the dusty expanse of the camp. (krvs.org)
  • KAHN: One customer said it seemed like he was selling green gold and told him instead of eating the limes, she was going to wear them as a necklace. (wlrn.org)
  • The bottle with the toothpicks will sound like falling rain when shaken. (prweb.com)
  • If urea is applied at the same time as lime, nitrogen will be lost due to the increased pH around the fertilizer granules. (mastergardenproducts.com)
  • Caused by slightly too much fertilizer or lots of rain. (bananas.org)
  • The common forms of lime applied to turf - calcitic lime and dolomitic lime - are non-toxic to humans or grass and will not cause pollution problems. (mastergardenproducts.com)
  • The pollution index in Lime Ridge is 74% better than the national average. (areavibes.com)
  • First time we've gotten some substantial rain in probably 2 months. (3fatchicks.com)
  • One of my all time favorite desserts is Key lime pie, I always have one every time I go to Florida :-), I recently made peppermint creams with Jasmine mainly as she loves using cookie cutters and coloring them, they were hardly eaten but had fun making them. (chowandchatter.com)
  • However, lime can be applied any time. (mastergardenproducts.com)
  • So next time it rains, stop for a second in your busy day and breath in lets be thankful for it. (chowandchatter.com)
  • In the U.S., grocery stores are now charging an average of 53 cents for a single lime, compared to 21 cents per fruit at this time last year, according to the latest data from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. (wlrn.org)
  • Then it was time for a refreshing Stewart's Key Lime soda! (blogography.com)
  • Rain is handmade from organic grain and is distilled 7 times for exceptional taste and smoothness. (wegmans.com)
  • This month's Royal Foodie Joust features the ingredients: almond, lime and raspberry. (blogspot.com)
  • I looked on the side of the condensed milk and saw a recipe for key lime pie, so easy. (chowandchatter.com)
  • As I type I'm drinking 'Summer Cooler' a recipe that consists of orange, lime and peach. (seasonedwithlove.com)
  • This Pan-Fried Halloumi Cheese with Lime and Caper Vinaigrette is the third recipe I have cooked and enjoyed from this book I that I bought for $1 at this year's library sale--quite a bargain I would say. (blogspot.com)