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B.C. mines minister talks transboundary mines, Tulsequah Chief cleanup

...the chemical stability Bennett mentioned, as well as the fact that water covers are a convenient way to arrest chemical reactions, but added that "chemical stability requires above all else that the tailings stay in one place" and recommends...
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'When a fire happens, seconds count'

...effective against ordinary combustibles, flammable liquids and gases, and electrical fires. The powder breaks down the chemical reaction that produces the fire. ABC extingusihers were not used for the training to prevent the messes that come from the...
My Turn: Protecting Alaska through carbon sculpting

...can read all about it at NASA's Science News website on climate change. Burning hydrocarbons is an exothermal chemical reaction that separates carbon from hydrogen by adding back the oxygen atoms that were released into the atmosphere. This...
Half-shell hopes

...Acidification is caused when carbon dioxide from air pollution is absorbed by the ocean, creating carbolic acid. That chemical reaction makes the ocean more acidic, creating conditions that can eat away at the shells of crabs, lobster and shellfish...
Kodiak High works with NASA on temblor project

...compounds," Fortunato said.The chemicals rise to the earth's surface and, scientists postulate, observing the chemical reactions may significantly improve the predictive abilities of scientists.Fortunato maintains that earthquake predictions...
Two held for allegedly cooking meth in Hoonah lab

...One-pot is a nickname because basically the chemical reaction is all done within the one pot," explained Sgt...16-ounce soda bottles.The drugs were in an active chemical reaction stage when police arrived on scene, according to...
State briefs

...investigation. State troopers said the lab was the first in the Interior to use a "cold cook" method, using a chemical reaction involving anhydrous ammonia to generate heat and cook the drug. Methamphetamine is an addictive stimulant. Labs...
In the Stacks

...into (or maybe out of) costume for a farewell tour. "Inviting Disaster," by James R. Chiles. From runaway chemical reactions causing ships to lock together and planes to fall from the sky, to collapsing stadium decks, this book not only...
Alaska tops EPA's list for toxic chemical releases

...serious health dangers. The runoff is created when the rock piles are exposed to air and moisture, setting off a chemical reaction that produces acidity. Just because the rock piles have government permits doesn't make them safe, she said...
3 moose confirmed dead from chokecherry, yew

...buds are chewed and swallowed, they react with chemicals in the rumen, the first division of the stomach. The chemical reaction releases cyanide gas that can kill a moose in 20 minutes, Beckmen said. But it all depends on when the moose browses...
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