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"Tutti abbiamo il nostro tesoretto terminologico: risorse online tra i segnalibri del browser o semplici elenchi in formato PDF, DOC o Excel che abbiamo raccolto nel corso degli anni e salvato sul nostro disco rigido.
E quando dobbiamo consultarlo, seguiamo tutti più o meno la stessa procedura: andiamo a visitare il sito online oppure apriamo il caveau in cui si trovano i file e iniziamo la nostra caccia al tesoro quotidiana! Alcuni di noi, più esperti, usano sofisticati ..."
"Waste is now a global problem, and one that must be addressed in order to solve the world's resource and energy challenges. Plastics are made from limited resources such as petroleum, and huge advances are being made in the development of technologies to recycle plastic waste among other resources. Mechanical recycling methods to make plastic products and feedstock recycling methods that use plastic as a raw material in the chemical industry have been widely adopted, and awareness has also grown recently of the importance of Thermal recycling as a means of using plastics as an energy source to conserve petroleum resources.
Japan is pursuing measures to create a recycling-oriented society in order to achieve sustainable development. Since the Basic Law for Promoting the Creation of a Recycling-oriented Society was enacted in 2000, a number of recycling-related laws have been enacted, come into force, been reviewed and amended. Based on this framework, action to promote the "three Rs" - i.e. reduction and reuse as well as recycling of waste has been stepped up to ensure a more effective use of resources. Meanwhile, the Ministry of the Environment continues to restrict final disposal sites and to direct incineration plants and similar sites that can emit toxins such as dioxins. Now that these are recognized as safe, the basic policy stated in the Waste Disposal Law was amended in May 2005 to say that "first, emission of ..."
PDF file, 35 pages
"A very attractive periodic table, completely designed in CSS, with the best online calculator, printable PDF documents and free software for chemists. English-Croatian chemistry dictionary and glossary are always at hand."
Seen on: http://www.translationjournal.net/journal/00chemistry.htm
"Chemicals international trade lead portal designed to provide trade leads for USA sellers and buyers of chemical products, wholesalers, distributors, manufacturers, as well as government agencies."
"Welcome to About Words, a blog from Cambridge Dictionaries Online. We publish posts discussing different features of the English language, as well as dictionary entries for words and phrases that are new to English or that have new meanings. We hope you enjoy the blog, and that you’ll post your own comments and vote on the new words. Keep checking back here over the weeks for a fascinating range of posts."
"Лабораторная мебель от производителя. Официальный интернет-магазин. Ламинарные боксы, средоварки, ламинарные шкафы 2 класса, столы, специализированное оборудование."
"Das VSA-Glossar soll eine optimale Kommunikation und ein besseres Verständnis unter Fachleuten ermöglichen und fördern. Es hilft mit, die Begriffsvielfalt zu vereinheitlichen. Die Begriffsdefinitionen werden in einem interaktiven Prozess zwischen allen Anwendern ständig aktualisiert, verbessert und erweitert. Die Kommission Standards für Daten und Begriffe (VSA-SDB) übernimmt die Qualitätssicherung und Moderation des Glossars.
Le but du glossaire VSA est de permettre et d'encourager une communication optimale, ainsi qu'une compréhension améliorée entre les professionnels de l'évacuation des eaux. En outre, il aide à normaliser la multiplicité des définitions. Ces dernières sont actualisées, améliorées et complétées par tous les utilisateurs de manière itérative. La commission structure des données dans l'évacuation des eaux des agglomérations (VSA-SDEE) assure la gestion du glossaire."
"Drug database. Choose language in Drug Data links in lower right-hand corner. Can browse list for each initial letter, which can be helpful when deciphering sloppy handwriting... Also good for comparing info in different languages. (English, Norwegian, Swedish. German, Spanish, French, Dutch)
epgonline.org, medicine, medical news, drug, doctor, physician, disease, research, knowledge, diagnosis, treatment, guidelines, clinical trials, education
"Patterson's classic German-English Dictionary for Chemists, 1st Ed. (1917) in plain text, downloadable form. Useful even with ocr mistakes. Also available as a searchable flip-book image of original (choose "read online" in list of other formats). Just like having the book on your desk, without the dust. Even better, since the search brings up compound words and phrases that include the search word."
"The first glossary of common and not-so-common terms and buzzwords for reference to high performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) columns and column technology was published in 1988 (1). It is time for an update because• many new terms have arisen or, in some cases, their original meanings have expanded or changed;• the various techniques of capillary electrophoresis (CE) have become well developed and are used in many laboratories throughout the world; and• the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC) published its massive undertaking titled “Nomenclature for Chromatography,” which provides guidance and changes in some of the more commonly accepted terms (2).This month’s “Column Watch” will update the ...
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"Glossary terms for adhesives and woodworking from CP Adhesives."
"Der RÖMPP ist die renommierteste Online-Enzyklopädie in deutscher Sprache rund um das Themenfeld Chemie. Nahezu jede deutsche Universität und jedes große Pharma-Unternehmen, aber auch Umweltforscher, Patentanwälte und sogar das BKA – sie alle vertrauen RÖMPP und geben sich nicht mit weniger zufrieden.
Das Internet-Nachschlagewerk ermöglicht Ihnen den komfortablen Zugriff auf die Fachgebiete:
Der RÖMPP enthält über 64.000 Stichwörter, die durch mehr als 215.000 Querverweise vernetzt sind. Über 14.500 Strukturformeln und Grafiken erleichtern das Verständnis und geben wertvolle Zusatzinformationen.
Jedes einzelne Stichwort wird in enger Zusammenarbeit mit den Herausgebern – anerkannte Experten auf ihrem Gebiet – den qualifizierten Autoren und der erfahrenen RÖMPP-Redaktion erstellt und ist somit wissenschaftlich gesichert.
Kontinuierliche Updates halten den RÖMPP stets auf dem neuesten Stand – wissenschaftlich und technisch."
"Paper Dictionary and Glossary for the paper industry"
"Glossary of Neurological Terms. Internet Stroke Center.
"An index of common names of pesticides and other pest control chemicals, including substances considered not to require common names. A component of the Compendium of Pesticide Common Names."
Seen on: http://www.translationjournal.net/journal/00chemistry.htm
"Smooth wrinkles, reduce brown spots, shrink pores, build collagen, treat acne, brighten and firm skin and a whole lot more. Clinically proven non-irritating, no animal testing and 100% guaranteed."
"Glossario di chimica analitica"
"OpenCourseware: MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) course materials are available for free to anybody, "spanning MIT's entire curriculum": Architecture and Planning, Engineering, Health Sciences and Technology, Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences, Management, Science, etc.
MIT OpenCourseWare is a web-based publication of virtually all MIT course content. OCW is open and available to the world and is a permanent MIT activity."
"Searchable journal: Pollution Engineering is news and information for senior executives and engineers involved in their company's Pollution Control."
Quality Dictionary and Glossary. (English) Seems quite extensive, including acronyms; people keep posting new terms.
Lean Six Sigma dictionary definitions for frequently-used vocabulary within lean and six sigma.
"Toxipedia is a wiki website for topics in toxicology, particularly as related to environmental and public health. The glossary is searchable and browsable."
"Patterson's classic French-English Dictionary for Chemists, 2nd. Ed (1939) in plain text, downloadable form. Useful even with ocr mistakes. Also available as a searchable flip-book image of original (choose "read online" after clicking "see other formats" button). Just like having the book on your desk, without the dust. Even better, since the search brings up phrases that include the search word."
"Easy to understand Glossary of Pharmacology terms including a list of resources for additional information."
"Carol Cronin from Wolfram Research suggests these links on their site. The first link "contains information on chemical elements, unit conversions, flash points, thermodynamic properties, reactivity, and much more."
Get answers to your chemistry questions with interactive calculators. Chemical elements, compounds, ions, quantities, solutions, reactions, and thermodynamics."
"PaperOnWeb is your ultimate Pulp & Paper Resource & Information Site and also one of the most visited paper site on the web. More than 5,000 sites of Paper Manufacturers, Pulp Manufacturers, Paper Chemicals, Machinery and Control System Manufacturers, Paper Converting, Consulting, Testing, Repair, Recruitment, Trading, Distribution, Education, Waste Management Service Providers are listed.
The site also carries largest list of Abbreviation & Acronyms, the best and largest Paper Dictionary, list of Pulp, Paper & Waste Paper Grades, ISO Sizes, Chemical used in Pulp and Paper Manufacturing, common Basis Weight, Density of Paper and Bleaching Stages.
Site also answer some of your simple questions on wood fiber, pulp and paper."
"Glossary of Rubber and Sealing Terms (RT Dygert)"