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Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: complex, weapons, nuclear, processing, plutonium
Number of Pages: 42
Published: 1992-08
ISBN-10: 156806568X
ISBN-13: 9781568065687

Describes the methods and facilities for DOEąs processing of plutonium for use in nuclear weapons. DOE no longer produces plutonium but processes and recycles the plutonium from retired nuclear weapons and the plutonium that remains as scrap or residue from plutonium processing. It has used two basic processes: aqueous and pyrochemical, at four processing sites, although only one site is currently operating. Photos, drawings and charts.
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Author: Richard Stana
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: processing, applicants, deployed, overseas, challenge, deadlines, military, uscis, generally, mandated, naturalizations
Number of Pages: 50
Published: 2010-11
ISBN-10: 1437937381
ISBN-13: 9781437937381

From Sept. 2001 to March 2009, approx. 47,000 non-citizen members of the U.S. military became naturalized U.S. citizens. The Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS) and the DoD have taken steps to assist non-citizens with applying for naturalization. The Kendell Frederick Citizenship Assistance Act and the Military Personnel Citizenship Processing Act, enacted in 2008 to expedite application processing, each required a report on implementation of the acts. This report addresses: (1) the extent to which USCIS met the processing deadlines established in the acts; and (2) actions USCIS has ta
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Author: Francis F. Chen
Publisher: National Academies
Keywords: processing, science, plasma
Number of Pages: 50
Published: 1995
eBookDB-ID: NAP:15049
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Author: Richard M. Stana
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: timeliness, application, processing, impede, factors, benefits, several, immigration
Number of Pages: 112
Published: 2003-09
ISBN-10: 0756716764
ISBN-13: 9780756716769

Reviews the INS application (app.) workload, quantifies the resources expended adjudicating (adj.) apps., determines the factors affecting INS' ability to process apps., & identifies INS actions to improve processing. Addresses these questions: Since 1994, how have INS' adj. budget, staffing, & workload changed? Since 1994, has INS experienced backlogs in processing apps. for imm'n. benefits? How long does it take INS to process apps. from the time of receipt until completion? What factors affect INS' app. backlogs & processing times & what actions has INS taken or planned to address them? & W
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Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: industry, workshop, second, processing, composite, polymer
Number of Pages: 106
Published: 1992-06
ISBN-10: 0941375684
ISBN-13: 9780941375689

The proceedings of an industry workshop on polymer composite processing with participation by 24 organizations representing the automotive, electronics, aerospace, marine, construction and material supplier sectors of U.S. industry. Identifies the most promising processing methods for the future and the technical and scientific barriers that currently hinder the use of these methods.
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Author: Kristen Markley
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: agents, agricultural, professionals, extension, cooperative, value, sustainability, guidebook, adding
Number of Pages: 112
Published: 1998-04
ISBN-10: 078818993X
ISBN-13: 9780788189937

Designed to provide Cooperative Extension agents & other agriculture professionals a background on small-scale processing enterprise development in order to educate producers, processors, & communities. Discusses the concept of value-adding & how it contributes to sustainable agriculture. Introduces four enterprise owners who share their experiences with small- scale processing, & presents a description of issues involved in the start-up of a small-scale processing business, including the technical aspects of small-scale processing enterprises. Discusses efforts where processors & community me
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Author: Richard Pierce Bates
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: fruit, juice, processing, scale, medium, practices, small, principles
Number of Pages: 242
Published: 2001
ISBN-10: 9251046611
ISBN-13: 9789251046616

While large-scale juice processing is the subject of many textbooks, this publication aims at the gap in information regarding juice processing at the small-and medium-scale agro-industry level. It presents technical and economic information designed to address issues affecting medium-size juice processors in developing countries.
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