Solar-powered Water Heaters – Plumbing Systems and Design

March 28, 2011
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Solar-powered Water Heaters. Plumbing Systems and Design 2006; Vol. 5: No. 4 by Stenqvist, James E Although a far cry from their counterparts of the 1970s, solar heating systems still present a significant up-front expense and can be less than aesthetically pleasing. Both cost and design improve as owners move toward green building and...
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Lung Cancer Mortality and Radon Exposure

March 27, 2011
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Lung Cancer Mortality and Radon Exposure A Test of the Linear-No-Threshold Model of Radiation Carcinogenesis Bernard L. Cohen and , Graham A. Colditz Radiation and Public Perception Chapter 6, pp 67–77 Pub Date : May, 1995 American Chemical Society Abstract The linear-no-threshold theory used to estimate the cancer risk of low level radiation from...
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Building Storm Water Systems – Plumbing Systems and Design

March 27, 2011
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Building Storm Water Systems Plumbing Systems and Design 2006; Vol. 5: No. 3 by Stenqvist, James E An ever-growing number of considerations that apply to storm water system design have greatly increased the complexity of the task. Design criteria, including local codes, climatic conditions (such as rainfall rate), and relevant building construction details must...
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Basic Units and Concepts in Radiation Exposures

March 26, 2011
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Basic Units and Concepts in Radiation Exposures R. L. Mlekodaj Radiation and Public Perception, Chapter 3, pp 23–37 PubDate : May 05, 1995 American Chemical Society Abstract Some of the most common units, concepts, and models in use today dealing with radiation exposures and their associated risks will be presented. Discussions toward a better...
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Plumbing Design for Health Care Facilities – Plumbing Systems and Design

March 26, 2011
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Plumbing Design for Health Care Facilities Plumbing Systems and Design 22006; Vol. 5: No. 2 by Anon. This continuing education article covers a myriad of topics that pertain to the design of plumbing systems for health care facilities, laboratories, and research facilities. Major topics include plumbing fixtures and related equipment, laboratory waste and vent...
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Radiation and Public Perception – Benefit and Risks

March 25, 2011
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Radiation and Public Perception Benefits and Risks Editor(s): Jack P. Young1, Rosalyn S. Yalow2 Volume 243 Publication Date (Print): May 05, 1995 American Chemical Society CONTENTS : Preface Radiation and Public Perception Public Perception of Radiation Risks Basic Units and Concepts in Radiation Exposures Department of Energy Radiation Health Studies The U.S. Transuranium and...
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