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Of no legal validity, force, or effect; nothing. As used in the phrase null and void, refers to something that binds no one or is incapable of giving rise to any rights or duties under any circumstances.

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NULL. Properly, that which does not exist; that which is not in the nature of things. In a figurative sense it signifies that which has no more effect than if it did not exist. 8 Toull. n. 320.

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Another method is to simply accordion-fold the padding material until the number of folds equals the desired pad thickness.
When choosing padding material, Brown says to make sure you start with UV-treated vinyl and durable thickness.
Properly sized padding also may prevent your new carpet from stretching out of shape and slipping around.
Wouldn't it be a shame to eradicate jobs and the great recycling strides and then find that PBDEs were harmless, that the source was not carpet padding at all, or the cure was worse than the problem?
Thicker padding gives extra oomph while the underwire supports and lifts.
It's the multi-colored padding made up of chopped and shredded pieces--pieces of used carpet padding combined with postindustrial polyurethane foam scrap.
"Innovation always has been an important part of our mission, and this is the first true departure from traditional padding material that the sport has seen in 30 years," says Schutt Sports President Julie Nimmons.
When the shoulder-strapless nursing pad assembly is attached to the area surrounding the nipple with the attaching means in such a fashion that the nipple makes contact with the absorbent padding material through the rear opening, the absorbent padding material will absorb the fluid from the nipple.