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tetra:

see characincharacin
or characid
, common name for members of the Characidae, a large and diverse family comprising 700 species of freshwater fishes. The characins are related to the carp and the catfish. They are found in Africa and in tropical America, especially in the Amazon.
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The Tetra Pak A3/Speed for Tetra Prisma Aseptic for portion packs.
"Our 850 sq m exhibition area will feature a range of new products and technologies, alongside some of our longest-established and most iconic offerings," said Tetra Pak vice president, marketing and product management Charles Brand.
ASA Brazil now operates under the name Tetra Tech within the buyer's Engineering and Consulting Services business area.
Developed by Tetra Pak following customer feedback, the low-cost OptiSize kit enables milk and beverage producers to change the tube diameter and/or the jaw length of the Tetra Pak A1 filling machine, thus allowing cartons to be filled precisely instead of under filling.
This was a result of stronger-than-expected growth in the fourth quarter and strong demand in emerging markets which balanced out declining sales in regions affected by the global recession, according to Dennis Jonsson, president and CEO of Tetra Pak Group.
Additionally, the price for HCl has risen significantly over the past several years, and TETRA was not in a position to pass along the full impact of the HCl increase to the market.
Tetra Tech entered its Overhead Coverage System Program, which involved the design and construction of protective structures at multiple facilities in Iraq in support of U.S.
Motorola will supply a complete Dimetra IP TETRA communications solution to Munich Airport, utilising its IP TETRA switch and the MTS TETRA Base Station to provide optimum TETRA coverage across the airport.
"Furthermore, the acquisition provides Tetra Pak Processing Systems with an excellent platform for servicing the important cheese market in the USA," Stromersen added.
A Tetra Pak spokeswoman said the company would phase out the use of ITX, from milk cartons by December 31, and juice cartons by January 31
Nokia has been selected as the supplier of a digital radio communications system based on TETRA technology for the Guangzhou Metro Corporation in Guangdong province, China.