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see polybrominated biphenylpolybrominated biphenyl
or PBB,
any of a group of organic compounds used as a fire retardant. In 1973 several thousand pounds of PBB were accidentally mixed with livestock feed that was later distributed to farms in W central Michigan. Some 1.
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Trial 1 aimed to determine a suitable level of PBB to replace the concentrate using an in vitro gas test.
It exhibits an in-depth analysis of the PBB technology, premium insights from the opinion leaders, along with, a detailed analysis of major countries from each region.
From the outset it was agreed that the two-day training programme developed for facilitators needed to reflect the principles of adult learning (Merriam and Bierema, 2013) that underpin the PBB resource pack created by Nottingham City Care Partnership (Wilson, 2013).
It is the government which have the power to authenticate the activities of PBB and can take a corrective action in case if things are not according to the rules.
In addition to serving as an agent and handling the registration process, PBB can also assist in establishing systems and procedures to help prevent penalties and possible detention of shipments at the border.
Since the time of that article, the PBB process has been extended to include all claimants of the foreign military sales (FMS) administrative budget, including the military departments (MILDEPs) and defense agencies, as well as the foreign military financing (FMF) administrative budget.
Fortunately, PBB is a tool that can be used to not just set program priorities, but to determine the return on investment by defining and measuring performance.
The Radial Drive PBB has been around for a number of years, though only in the last five years has this style of bridge been brought back in vogue by Dewbridge Airport Systems, which has added features to make it the first PBB to cater to commuter and regional aircraft.
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PBB Bancorp (OTCQX: PBCA), the parent company of Premier Business Bank, has announced record earnings and growth for the third quarter of 2015.
The Scope of Services will be to provide the technical specifications for the removal, scrapping and replacement of existing Passenger Boarding Bridges (PBB), Preconditioned Air Units (PCAir) and Ground Power Units (GPU) on existing gates and the manufacturing, installation and commissioning of new PBB s, PCAir s and GPU s for new aircraft gates.
OTCQX: OTCM), operator of Open, Transparent and Connected financial marketplaces, today announced PBB Bancorp(OTCQX: PBCA), the holding company for Premier Business Bank headquartered in downtown Los Angeles, CA, has qualified to trade on OTCQX, the best marketplace for established, global and growth companies.