QUAT


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An amphetamine-like neural stimulant used by Yemenites and East Africans, who chew buds/fresh leaves of Catha edulis; dried leaves can be used but are less potent
Advese effects Psychologic dependence, increased blood pressure, respiratory rate

QUAT

quaternary ammonium compound.
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2005) confirmed that the quat components in the formulation stabilize or fix faster than the copper component.
In summary, the modified USDA wet wipe disinfection formulations containing a common ADBAC biocide were shown to not bind the quat in a 100% hydroentangled bleached cotton fiber nonwoven wipe.
Quat has said the party admitted 86,000 new members in 1995, 103,000 in 1997, and 106,000 in 1998.
Located in Quang Ngai Province near the South China Sea, the Dung Quat refinery symbolizes Vietnam's technological advancement since trade embargoes were lifted in the 1990s.
HANOI - Thai infrastructure construction firm Amata Corp has created a new local subsidiary to develop the Dung Quat Industrial Zone in Vietnam.
Scheduled to commence operations in early 2009, the Dung Quat Refinery is under construction by a consortium of Engineering/Procurement/Construction (EPC) companies including Technip, JGC Corporation, and Technicas Reundias.
Members attending the ceremony included Mr Chan Hak-kan, Mr Alan Leong, Mr Ng Leung-sing, Mr Steven Ho, Mr Gary Fan, Mr Chan Chi-chuen, Dr Kwok Ka-ki, Dr Elizabeth Quat and Dr Lo Wai-kwok.
Now the likes of Le Manoir Quat Saisons in Oxford and Le Gavroche in London, both with two Michelin Stars, have well considered beer lists alongside the fine wine list.
The Florette Sea & Earth salad will feature in the menu of the exclusive Le Manoir aux Quat Saisons restaurant in Oxford.
Dao Duy Quat, deputy head of the Ideology and Culture Commission of the party's Central Committee, told a press conference that the decision was made during the Aug.
They also discussed the planned sale of 49 per cent of the shares in Vietnam's Dung Quat Oil Refinery by Gazprom Neft--a Gazprom subsidiary.
on Friday signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the development of a BOT thermal power plant in Dung Quat Economic Zone in central province of Quang Ngai.