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HAP. An old word which signifies to catch; as, "to hap the rent," to hap the deed poll." Techn. Dict. h.t.

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Loss of chitosan in HAp scaffolds was caused by impregnation cycles with lidocaine hydrochloride because chitosan is more soluble in weakly acidic solutions than in water; due to that, coatings of chitosan were affected by acidic drug solution.
The integrity, density, and uniformity of the HAp coating are obviously improved with the increase of the volume ratio of ethanol.
The more people involved (in terrorism defense) in a thoughtful, serious manner, the better for America,'' Hap said.
The principal HAPs targeted in the regulation include: toluene, methyl ethyl ketone, methanol, xylenes, methyl isobutyl ketone, methylene chloride, trichloroethylene, n-hexane, glycol ethers and formaldehyde.
I can't see what's out there, Uncle Hap," he said suddenly.
Provides a thorough overview of HAP enabling technologies, describes recent research activities with most promising results, and outlines the roadmap for future development of HAPs
Of significant importance are the long-standing relationships both HealthPlus and HAP intend to maintain, including their individual and employer group customers -- with both companies having deep ties to the labor community in Michigan -- and many robust partnerships each has cultivated over the years to enhance the health and well-being of the communities they serve.
Hap, who died at age 65, worked as a production manager in the movie industry.
Current methods for controlling VOC and HAP emissions from pulp, paper, paperboard, and wood products manufacturing are expensive and resource intensive.
But MACT standards only apply to facilities that are "major sources" of HAP emissions--a major source is defined as any facility that has the potential to emit 10 tons of one type of HAP or 25 tons of a combination of HAPs.