The Color of Mucus – Deciphering the Hues

Whether created to lighten the weight of the head, serve as a “crumple zone,” give better resonance to the voice, just simply to produce mucus, or for a combination of all those reasons, the sinus cavities play a vital role in our breathing mechanism and in keeping us healthy. Without the yucky stuff they produce…

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The History and Importance of Firefighter Turnout Gear

As one of the most dangerous professions in the present day, firefighters everywhere must rely on their protective clothing and years of experience in times of peril, pressure and life-threatening danger. To ensure their safety, PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) is an absolute necessity, typically comprising of a helmet, pants, coat, gloves, breathing apparatus and a…

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Contracts Which Need Not To Be Performed

1. INTRODUCTION: Contract is the outcome of mutual agreement between two or more parties. In the similar manner parties to the contract may consent to terminate the contract. 2. RELEVANT SECTIONS: Sect 62 to 67 of Contract Act 1872. 3. CONTRACTS WHICH NEED NOT TO BE PERFORMED: Following are the circumstances when any original contract…

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Top 10 Compressed Air Rules of Thumb

Here are the TOP TEN Compressed Air “Rules of Thumb” – designed to respond to the questions that industrial air compressor users ask about most. 1. CFM delivery per Horse Power expected at 100 PSIG: o For “home owner” type of air compressors—2 to 2.5 CFM per HP o For Industrial Air-cooled 2-stage air compressors—-3.5…

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Nike Dual-Sided Yoga Mat Review

If there’s one brand people associate with sports it has got to be Nike. They make pretty much everything related, and most are pretty good. Take their running line-up for example; the lunar series receives worldwide praise for their design and comfort. Not to mention the clothing range going from high to high, the 2011…

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Allergic Reactions to Wool Carpets and Rugs?

The natural performance of a wool fiber and it’s durable qualities have protected man for over 25,000 years. Wool is actually a hypoallergenic fiber. Those who say they are allergic are most often referring to the prickle and tickle effect of an old wool sweater. Sitting or laying on wool carpets and rugs rarely, if…

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