TITLE

IN BRIEF

PUB. DATE
November 2005
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);11/14/2005, Vol. 293 Issue 7688, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents news briefs related to technology in the United States. Large petrol service stations will be fitted with fume control equipment in a bid to halve emissions,recycle them into fuel and reduce smog. A UAV whose capabilities can be tailored for each mission is being developed for the US Army called the Prospector. A plastic drinking straw containing flavorless microencapsulated drug granules is developed by German company Grunenthal. The first medication to use the system will be Clarosip, containing the antibiotic clarithromycin.
ACCESSION #
18940826

 

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