August 31, 2011

Uses for Coal Ash in Roofing Shingles and Bowling Balls

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Coal ash is a byproduct of the burning of coal. In the attempt to control the negative environmental impact of burning coal, most producers of coal ash attempt to find applications of the ash in other industries.


There are many coal ash applications, even in the kitchen. Coal ash in the kitchen is located in some concrete countertops. Several companies find uses for coal ash in roofing shingles and bowling balls.


These roofing shingles and bowling balls are more resistant to fracture and provide good resistance to the degradation that can result from weathering.


August 30, 2011

Favorite L’Oreal Models : Aishwarya Rai

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Aishwarya Rai is an Indian model and actress and a former Miss World. She won Miss World in 1994. She is also one of the successful women who has been chosen at one time or another by the cosmetics company L’Oreal to represent its brand. Aishwarya is the favorite L’oreal model of some consumers.


Aishwarya Rai represented the brand as one of the Loreal models in the early part of 2011. She was later replaced by Freida Pinto, who acted in Slumdog Millionaire.


Aishwarya Rai has acted in films written in several languages, including Tamil, English and Bengali. To date, she has appeared in more than 40 different films. She is married and her husband is an actor as well. His name is Abhishek Bachchan.

Investing with Treasury Bills

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Treasury bills are a reliable investment, and are preferred over many other forms of investment ventures. They give much more interest than a regular savings account.


Treasury bills are solid low-risk investments for people of all ages. Earnings from funds invested in treasury notes can be used to create trust funds, or pay for major purchases.


You can purchase treasury notes through a Federal Reserve Bank or a stock broker. Buying through a Federal Reserve Bank is cheaper. When buying through a broker, you have to pay commissions and other fees.

August 27, 2011

Is the Future Looking Brighter for British Grocers?

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British grocers sell a number of goods overseas, in countries such as theUnited States. Their food stuff includes shortbread, jams and jellies, gravy, tea, crisps and marmalade. Their profits during the recent recession had fallen, as consumers in several countries that receive British exports cut back on spending.


In addition, supermarkets, wholesales and other food retailers and wholesalers saw their sales at home inBritaincut.

Morrison’s was one of several British grocers that recently experienced an encouraging increase in profits.

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