Make Your Own Imitation Vellum Or Parchment Paper

Make Your Own Imitation Vellum Or Parchment Paper

Parchment paper and imitation vellum have been made by untold generations of inventive bookbinders by simply painting suitable papers with varnish or lacquer. I was a professional binder for most of my adult life and I have used these methods myself on numerous occasions. What paper you choose is important, I have used many papers, but over time I have c ...

Brief Description of Cobalt Yellow

Brief Description of Cobalt Yellow

An expensive yellow that was briefly in vogue. It is of very pure yellow color and is lightfast but has only fair hiding power. Introduced as a pigment in 1852, it replaced an earlier pigment called Gamboge, an Asian yellow gum used until the 19th century. Cobalt yellow remained popular until the late 19th century, when less expensive, cleaner and more l ...

Saving Energy in Your Home: Lighting

Saving Energy in Your Home: Lighting

The average American household spends 11% of its energy budget on lighting costs. New technologies (for example, timers and photocells) can result in substantial energy savings by turning lights off when not in use. Using energy-efficient lighting is a quick and effective way to significantly reduce energy costs and reduce energy used by lights by 50–75% ...

Artificial Light and Health - Europa EU

Artificial Light and Health - Europa EU

artificial light? 1 HOW CAN ARTIFICIAL LIGHT. AFFECT US? ... light. Exposure to UV radiation can cause skin cancer. The lamp's glass envelopes filter ... information on the light emitted by each model of

Verwundeten-Abzeichen 20. Juli 1944

Verwundeten-Abzeichen 20. Juli 1944

This badge was initiated by Adolf Hitler following the unsuccessful murder attempt on him at his military headquarters at Rastenberg in East Prussia. This decoration was a private issue piece, a gift from Hitler to those of his co-workers who were wounded. Those who were killed outright or who died as a result of their wounds got posthumous presentations ...

Way to Seal a Door

Way to Seal a Door

Gaps around your door allow air to pass through, creating drafts in your home. This will reduce the efficiency of your heating and cooling and can make your home less comfortable to be in. However, it is quick and easy to seal a door. To do it, determine where your air leaks are and cover them with weather stripping. After you apply the weather stripping ...

Tanzania Overview

Tanzania Overview

For more than 20 years, TechnoServe has been working in Tanzania with farmers, cooperatives, suppliers and processors to strategically develop competitive industries around key crops, including cash crops such as cocoa, horticulture and coffee, and staples such as maize. We are helping farmers make the transition from subsistence to commercial production ...

Overview of the Russian and CIS Automotive Industry

Overview of the Russian and CIS Automotive Industry

Russia’s automotive market continued to recover in 2018, growing by 12.8%. A total of 1.8 million passenger cars and LCVs were sold. 2 The growth is projected to slow down in 2019, as a fall in oil prices may weaken the Russian ruble. Sales of LCVs dropped year-on-year in the fourth quarter of 2018. This means that sales of passenger cars may also go dow ...

Country Overview: PhilippinesGrowth Through Innovation

Country Overview: PhilippinesGrowth Through Innovation

The Philippines has become one of the fastest growing economies and mobile markets in Asia; its economy has undergone an 11% average annual rise in the last 3 years, and unique mobile subscriber growth has averaged 6% over the same period. However, it is the level of consumer engagement with mobile and technology that has come to differentiate it from ot ...

Country Overview: Pakistan a Digital Future

Country Overview: Pakistan a Digital Future

The chapters entitled “Supporting mobile’s contribution to Vision 2025: the role of tax”, “Supporting mobile’s contribution to Vision 2025: promoting investment, affordability and economy growth” and “Appendix: methodology” (“Chapters 2 and 3 and the Appendix”) have been prepared by Deloitte LLP (“Deloitte”) for the GSM Association (“GSMA”) on the basis ...

Oil and Gas Regulation in Oman: Overview

Oil and Gas Regulation in Oman: Overview

Oil and gas remains crucial to Oman's economy. In 2017, Oman's hydrocarbons sector accounted for about 72% of government revenues. This is projected to reduce to about 70% in 2018. Oman is the largest oil and natural gas producer in the Middle East outside the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC). Even though it is not a member of OPE ...

International Business Guide on the Isle of Man

International Business Guide on the Isle of Man

The Isle of Man is one of the world’s most respected international financial and business centres. Effective public/private sector co-operation for the past 30 years has led to the creation of an outstanding environment in which to do business featuring world class infrastructure and business support systems, a favourable fiscal regime, dynamic and respo ...

Economy Profile Djibouti

Economy Profile Djibouti

The project provides objective measures of business regulations and their enforcement across 190 economies and selected cities at the subnational and regional level. Doing Business The project, launched in 2002, looks at domestic small and medium-size companies and measures the regulations applying to them through their life cycle. Doing Business capture ...

Laminate Flooring Market (2019-2024) Market Forecast by Technology, Components, Type and Competitive Landscape

Laminate Flooring Market (2019-2024) Market Forecast by Technology, Components, Type and Competitive Landscape

The Laminate Flooring market report provides a unique, first-time market and competitive analysis of the size, segmentation, competition, trends and outlook in the manufacture and supply of Laminate Flooring in the world. Besides, the report also identifies and analyses the emerging trends along with major drivers, challenges and opportunities in the Lam ...

Different Types of T-Shirt Printing Methods

Different Types of T-Shirt Printing Methods

Before you create that T-shirt, you may want to know which printing method to use. Though the heat press and screen printing are the two most common and popular methods these days of printing, we will be describing 3 more methods. That is important if you want to keep customers coming. Customers can slip away from your sales pipeline if they don't get wh ...

If You Can’T Send Or Receive Emails on Your Iphone, Ipad, Or Ipod Touch

If You Can’T Send Or Receive Emails on Your Iphone, Ipad, Or Ipod Touch

Before you begin There are a few things to keep in mind and check: iOS backups made in iCloud and iTunes back up your mail settings, but not your emails. If you delete or change your email account settings, previously downloaded emails might be removed from your iOS device. Make sure that your device is connected to the Internet. To check your cellular ...