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Sydney cruise ship plan for Garden Island rejected, leaving Botany Bay as next option - ABC News


ABC News
The NSW Government is preparing a business case to develop Port Botany as a cruise ship hub to deal with increasing demand, after the Federal Government rejected plans for cruise ships to dock alongside naval vessels at Garden Island in Sydney Harbour ...
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Medical school renames Department of Anatomy and Regenerative Biology - GW Hatchet


GW Hatchet
The School of Medicine and Health Sciences renamed the Department of Anatomy and Regenerative Biology to the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, according to a release from the school Tuesday. Sally Moody, the chair of the department, said the ...

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Invests in System to Recycle a Precious Resource, Helium - University of Arkansas Newswire


University of Arkansas Newswire
The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences recently installed a liquid helium recovery system. Wesley Stites, the department's chair, said the investment for the system cost about $250,000, but ...

Australian Government: Department of Agriculture

Sydney - Australia

The Australian Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry (the department) facilitates the development of self-reliant, profitable, competitive and sustainable Australian farm businesses and industries. The following departmental activities contribute to this goal:

Through consultation with industry, the department develops and implements policies and programs that help to assure product safety and integrity. Particular emphasis is placed on on-farm risk management that relates to food safety.
The department assists producers to make effective use of levies. For example, the National Residue Survey uses the levies of participating industries to facilitate access to international and domestic markets by providing residue testing services that meet market requirements.
Through Codex Australia, the department is involved in the work of the international Codex Alimentarius Commission. Codex coordinates the food standards that help protect the health of consumers and assist in ensuring fair trade.

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