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Unshackling the Fertiliser Sector

10 - 12 December 2014 - New Delhi

Venue
New Delhi
Country
India
Contact
D. Ramakrishnan
Contact Details
Fai House, 10 Shaheed Jit Singh Marg, New Delhi - 110 067
Tel
011 46005200
Fax
011 26960052
Abstract

Refining of vegetable oils using acid wash with recirculation.

The traditional soybean oil refining process consists of submitting the product to degumming stage, neutralization, bleaching and deodorization, looking for improvement in their physic appearance, smell and flavor. This report had focused on neutralization, step which the washing of neutral oil...

Authors
Prado, E. R. de A.; Lemos, F. L.; Lara, I.; Claro, E. de O.; Jorge, L. M. de M.
Publisher
Universidade Federal Fluminense
Publication
Engevista, 2014, 16, 3, pp 384-391
CABI Book Info
Cover for Global forest fragmentation.

Global forest fragmentation.

This book with 10 chapters (following an Introduction) covers the major questions of forest fragmentation as general questions affecting the world's forest biodiversity, ecosystem function and ecosystem services. These are not merely case studies from particular places in the world, confirming what...

Authors
Kettle, C. J.; Koh, L. P.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642031)
News Article

Forest conservation could preserve evolutionary history of birds

According to research published last week in Science, birds living in the rainforests in Costa Rica represent around 4.1 billion years of...

Date
September 2014
Authors
Stephanie Cole
CAB ReviewFull Text

The practical implementation of microalgal biodiesel: challenges and potential solutions.

With conventional fossil energy reserves diminishing as well as atmospheric pollution increasing through excessive use of these resources, we need to switch to cleaner, renewable replacement sources of energy for a sustainable future. Bioenergy is a promising alternative among the different...

Date
September 2014
Subjects
aquatic organisms; aquatic plants; biodiesel; bioenergy; biofuels; biogas; energy sources; ethanol; lipids; renewable energy; renewable resources; reviews
Authors
Sen Gupta, S.; Sharad Bhartiya; Yogendra Shastri
AbstractFull Text

Preparation of a new polyclonal antibody based on PAHs immunogen.

In order to exploit the polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) ELISA test kit for rapidly detecting PAHs in different environmental samples, the polyclonal antibody (pAb) against pyrene was prepared. The hapten (1-Pyrenebutyric acid, 1-PBA) was conjugated covalently to the carrier proteins...

Authors
Xu Li; Zhao Lu; Cheng YanJun; Sun KaiXuan; Zhao KeHui
Publisher
Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology
Publication
Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology (Beijing), 2014, 16, 3, pp 143-149
AbstractFull Text

Present status of heavy metal pollution from livestock waste and progress on passivation measures.

Livestock and poultry industry in China presents the characteristics of intensive operation, and the organic fertilizer produced by manure still suffered from serious heavy metals overweight phenomenon, which have led to heavy metals accumulation in soils and the quality of agricultural products...

Authors
Hou YueQing; Shen YuJun; Liu ShuQing
Publisher
Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology
Publication
Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology (Beijing), 2014, 16, 3, pp 112-118
AbstractFull Text

Effect analysis of closed cage on breeding.

In order to realize healthy culture and improve waterbody yield and quality by the largest extent, this paper studied and developed a closed cage to running water type. The closed cage has window (hole) on the wall, which can be opened for changing water. The holes could be closed or opened by...

Authors
Liu Ping; Jiang Tao; Xu ZhongWei; Xu MingChang; Chen ZhiXin
Publisher
Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology
Publication
Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology (Beijing), 2014, 16, 3, pp 90-95
AbstractFull Text

Investigation and analysis on sanitary quality of fresh fruit juice manufactured by catering business.

Objective: To understand the microbial pollution situation of fresh fruit juice manufactured by catering business in Gusu district of Suzhou. Methods: Totally 117 item fresh fruit juice and operative appliance were sampled by sterile operation in catering business from 2013 to 2014, the microbial...

Authors
Xu YanYing; Liu HuaQing; Gu QinMing
Publisher
Journal of Food Safety and Quality
Publication
Journal of Food Safety and Quality, 2014, 5, 8, pp 2580-2583
AbstractFull Text

Research and application of plant growth regulators on amphisarcas and food crop.

In recent years, the demand of fruits and vegetable products is growing, leading farmers using a variety of methods to increase production. So the plant growth regulator is widely used in agricultural production. But more and more irregular use resulted more residues in food, as it is toxic...

Authors
Su MingMing; Yang ChunGuang; Li YiChen; Cao JiJuan
Publisher
Journal of Food Safety and Quality
Publication
Journal of Food Safety and Quality, 2014, 5, 8, pp 2575-2579

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