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Optical Polyurethane Elastomers

Patent Title: COMPOSITION FOR TRANSPARENT SHAPED BODIES BASED ON POLYURETHANE

 Number/Link: WO2016/113295

Applicant/Assignee: Covestro

Publication date: 21-07-2016

Gist”: Use of amino-chelate-tin complex as delayed action catalyst for transparent PU elastomers… 110 more words

Elastomers

Reason: Number Two

FEAR is the least pleasant but most effective motivator.

It was 5 weeks and 5 days after the death of my 80-year-old father that I became a short, fat, middle-aged woman. 554 more words

Polyols from Proteins

Patent Title: POLYOLS FROM PROTEIN BIOMASS

 Number/Link: WO2016/094859

Applicant/Assignee: Inventors

Publication date: 16-06-2016

Gist”: Transamidation of protein with diamines followed by carbonation

Why it is interesting: 118 more words

Environment

Four Developmental Milestones

Summary:

What does it mean to psychologically, socially, and spiritually develop? While the question of why we develop remains speculative, the question of how is surprisingly approachable. 4,975 more words

Catalysts

The Point of No Return

At a local craft bar
the Point of No Return
comes with a spectacle
rosemary lit on fire
add gin
chartreuse
and a few other green things… 92 more words

Poetry

What might a Rotary club look like in 2026?

By John Borst and Richard Bosworth

With the new flexible membership and club meeting rules, approved at the 2016 Council on Legislation session, one has to wonder what a Rotary Club might look like 10 years from now. 832 more words

Rotary International

Reason: Number One

THE key catalyst in my decision to begin sharing my inner voice was the death of my father. He made the transition (whatever that may mean to you) at the age of 80 years, 3 weeks and 3 days. 603 more words