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My New Tools Continued...

I would have finished the earlier blog post from Friday, yesterday, but was exhausted when I got home yesterday.  I was at Home Hardware with the… 426 more words


Challenges of DIY in the North

The two major issues that I’ve encountered DIYing in the North are the cooler weather and the cost of getting raw material here. 

First…the weather.  As I’m sure you read in the previous post, I do not have a garage and am in the process of converting my dining room (more to come on the transformation in the weeks to come) that is directly off my kitchen (no wall separating them) into my work area for DIY projects.  829 more words


Nickel: No Matter How Much The Philippines Mines: China Still Wants More

THE PHILIPPINES will fail to satisfy China’s nickel ore demand and that may push up refined metal prices more than 15%, according to the largest miner in the world’s top producer. 558 more words

Missouri House Endorses Legalizing Growth of Industrial Hemp

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – Missouri would regulate and license the growing of industrial hemp as a raw material for manufacturing under a measure supporters say is an economic development measure. 114 more words


Iran to launch world's "greatest" ethylene plant

Iran will unveil the worlds “greatest” ethylene plant, when it completes phase II of the Kavian Petrochemical Complex in the first half of the current Iranian calendar year, according to Marzieh Shahedaei, director of the National Petrochemical Industries Company (NPC). 36 more words

£10? Yew must be joking.

Either this was a bargain or else I’m sure some folk may think it was overpriced for what appears to be a sickly shrub.  I was out with my family at a garden centre celebrating some Easter activities but as always I was also on the lookout for anything unusual/cheap that could be used for bonsai purposes.  348 more words


Raw Material Control in Quality Assurance

By S.Thiruchenduran BSc(FST), MSc(FT), PgD(IR)

There is a saying that the quality of the final product never be better than the raw materials used in it. 136 more words

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