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  Faeces collection and concentration receiver - Patent 4559837
Faeces collection and concentration receiver, according to claim 3, characterized by the sieve which is fastened to a bottom of the first cap.
Faeces collection and concentration receiver, according to claim 2, characterized by the first cap (2) which is fastenable to the receiver (1) by pressure.
The device for collection and concentration of faeces comprises a semi-flexible plastic receiver, indicated by a number 1 on the attached drawing; a cap with special characteristics is denoted by numberal 2, which is fastenable to the mouth of the receiver through a thread 4, and a collecting-filtering device 3.
www.freepatentsonline.com /4559837.html   (1450 words)

 faeces - OneLook Dictionary Search
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faeces : The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
Words similar to faeces: bm, dejection, feces, ordure, stool, faecal matter, fecal matter, more...
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 BioMed Central | Full text | Canine faecal contamination and parasitic risk in the city of Naples (southern Italy)
The positive association between the number of canine faeces and the human density is important to draw the attention of community administratives to the regular cleaning of the streets in areas of highest human population.
The presence of canine faeces and their contamination with parasitic elements are neither unusual nor unexpected findings in urban areas worldwide (a review of the Italian situation have been recently reported by Poglayen and Marchesi [19]).
Faeces count was modelled as over-dispersed Poisson, using a random effects negative binomial model [21,22].
www.biomedcentral.com /1746-6148/2/29   (3030 words)

  Problem page - Strange faeces
Faeces are made of water, bits of food that could not be digested, dead cells from the lining of the intestines and dead bacteria - all the solids that the body doesn’t need or want any more.
Occasionally, blood on faeces can indicate bleeding in the bottom part of the bowel, which may be due to a tumour.
If your faeces become pale and your skin or the whites of your eyes turn yellow, consult your doctor.
www.embarrassingproblems.co.uk /problems/problempage0901.htm   (948 words)

  Faeces - Search Results - ninemsn Encarta
Faeces, also stool, excreta, or residual waste materials, evacuated from the bowels.
Although some seeds simply fall from the parent plant and germinate next to it, most seeds are dispersed further afield to ensure that at least some...
The eggs of hookworms are deposited on the ground in the faeces of people suffering from the disease.
au.encarta.msn.com /Faeces.html   (107 words)

 Bioconversion of organic residues for rural communities
The amount of faeces that can be preseparated from the hog pen is about 80 - 90 per cent of the total, and subsequent treatment of the remaining mixture of 10 - 20 per cent of faeces and urine by the screw press ensures that all solid wastes are preserved for composting.
The continuous process of composting animal faeces, i.e., semi-drying by heat, composting, mixing with raw faeces, and re-composting, was tested on a small scale for evaluation of the process.
Raw faeces could become an ideal organic resource if a system is developed to remove water content economically without just mixing in rice straws, etc. Compost from raw faeces has been proved, not only by small-scale tests, but also by practical use, to be a good fertilizer as well as a soil conditioner.
www.unu.edu /unupress/unupbooks/80434e/80434E0p.htm   (1983 words)

 Amazon.com: faeces   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Faeces as indicators of moose activity and role in ecosystems.: An article from: Alces by German V. Kuznetsov (Aug 1, 2005)
Detection of zilpaterol (Zilmax^(R)) in calf urine and faeces with liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry by N.V. Hoof, R. Schilt, E.v.d.
Ingestion of faeces by grazing herbivores-risk of inter-species disease transmission by J. Judge, A. Greig, I. Kyriazakis, and M.R. Hutchings
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 Faeces, composition and elimination of hazards
Faeces contains a good deal of nutrients, which it is short-sighted not to take care of.
If you have large amounts, it is naturally possible to digest faeces in a gas digester.
Most often, however, the faeces is put out of sight (and out of mind) by mixing it with urine and water of drinking water quality.
www.holon.se /folke/kurs/Distans/Ekofys/Recirk/Eng/fekalier_en.shtml   (306 words)

 UNICEF - Voices of Youth: Explore
cholera an acute infection of the intestine that is caused by drinking water contaminated by the faeces of human beings or animals.
diarrhoea (diarrhoeal disease) a condition in which your faeces are very watery, which can lead to dehydration.
water-borne disease a disease that spreads through water containing human or animal faeces and urine, either when you drink such water directly or you eat food that has been cleaned with it.
www.unicef.org /voy/explore/wes/explore_1870.html   (1654 words)

 New Vision Online : ‘Faeces good for organic crops’
Faeces are included on the list of the plant and animal origin of fertilisers and soil conditioners from the International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements.
However, experts told a one-day consultative meeting of stakeholders at the Sheraton Kampala Hotel on Thursday that faeces can only be applied if they are treated, to avoid contamination.
Moses Kiggundu Muwa-nga, a coordinator with the National Organic Agricultural Movement of Uganda, said faeces must not be directly applied on edible plants, adding that they must be mixed with the soil.
www.newvision.co.ug /D/8/13/525828   (163 words)

 Why Dogs Eat Faeces?
In the past it was believed that faeces eating, also known as coprophagia, was caused by either poor diet or poor health.
Owners find this habit in their pet disgusting -- particularly when the consumed faeces are thrown up all over the new carpet.
Other products can be applied to the faeces directly; however, dogs are very perceptive and can probably distinguish between tainted and untainted faeces.
www.terricom.com /shihtzu/eatfaeces.html   (481 words)

 Home-Solving Coprophagia or Faeces-Eating Behaviour In Dogs
The only circumstance in which coprophagia is considered a normal behaviour is when a mother dog (bitch) eats the faeces of her pups from the time of their birth until about 3 weeks of age.
It may also be considered a natural, although not normal, behaviour for dogs to consume the faeces of large herbivores (cows, sheep, goats etc.) containing significant amounts of nutrients remaining after large intestinal fermentation.
The most successful treatment appears to be a combination of eliminating access to faeces and using behavioural modification techniques to reward the dog for desired behaviour (positive reinforcement).
www.petalia.com.au /Templates/StoryTemplate_Process.cfm?specie=Dogs&story_no=1383   (700 words)

 Faeces Eruption Interview
Thanks for interviewing me! I can't say Faeces Eruption (FxEx) is my main endeavor, but its not a band that I would like to quit very fast.
After this recording ill start making music for the Fecevomitatie / Faeces Eruption CD that was already planned at the end of 2004 but never saw the daylight because a label broke up the contact with us..
It seems you actually performed as Faeces Eruption live at least once according to DFR site...
www.grindgore.net /interview-faeceseruption.htm   (1343 words)

 Girls 'forced handicapped boy to eat own faeces' - National - smh.com.au
Two 12-year-old girls have faced court charged with bashing and torturing an intellectually and physically handicapped teenager in Brisbane.
The group allegedly forced the boy to eat his own faeces and broken glass while one of the girls is accused of threatening him with a metal bar.
All have been charged with assault occasioning bodily harm while armed in company, deprivation of liberty and torture.
www.smh.com.au /articles/2006/10/06/1159641524887.html   (375 words)

 Faeces found in tap water in Theux, Belgian News, Belgium, Expatica
Faeces found in tap water in Theux, Belgian News, Belgium, Expatica
BRUSSELS - Dangerous levels of faecal matter have been found in domestic water suppllies in the town ofTheux, in the the province of Liege, authorities there warned Friday.
Expatica, Expatica.com and 'I am not a tourist' are registered trademarks of Expatica Communications BV.
www.expatica.com /source/site_article.asp?subchannel_id=24&story_id=8695   (201 words)

 The Family Nutrition Guide
Many germs come from human or animal faeces.
find out about disposal of faeces, hand washing practices, the source and storage of water and ways in which food is prepared.
What the local hygiene practices are, particularly those related to washing hands and getting rid of adults’ and children’s faeces.
www.fao.org /docrep/007/y5740e/y5740e07.htm   (1004 words)

 Posts tagged with faeces | MetaFilter
Clean water is a right: "The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) published its annual report on human development.
It denounces the world's complacent disregard for such unglamorous subjects as standpipes, latrines and the 1.8m children who die each year from diarrhoea because the authorities cannot keep their drinking water separate from their faeces.
The study is both coldly analytical and angry..."
www.metafilter.com /tags/faeces   (151 words)

 How to stop your Dog from eating faeces
I have no idea and I am afraid Flat Coated Retrievers fall into the category of eating their own and other dog's poo (it's called coprophagia).
Apart from not being nice and making your dog smell it can be a health risk if, for instance the faeces are infected with worms.
Purchase a muzzle: your dog will still be able to run around the beach, field, park etc quite happily and you need not worry about it eating faeces.
www.flat-coats.co.uk /eatingfaeces.htm   (304 words)

 Faeces – Music at Last.fm   (Site not responding. Last check: )
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 Summary, WAU dissertation no. 790
The purpose of this investigation was to study the microbiological degradation of the cellulose-hemicellulose-lignin complexes of the faeces of pigs.
In the present investigation attention was centred on the aerobic break-down of the undigested organic residues of pig faeces.
The substrate for the enzymic procedure, the undigested residues of faeces, are adequately degraded when a pretreatment has been applied (grinding to a particle size of 0.08 mm).
library.wur.nl /wda/abstracts/ab790.html   (1220 words)

 Pancreatic Elastase 1 in Faeces
The enzyme is homogeneously distributed and concentrated five to sixfold in human faeces.
Enzyme-substitution therapy does not interfere with the measurement of pancreatic elastase 1 in faeces.
In such cases, the analysis results should be interpreted with care and analysis should be repeated from faeces with normal consistency.
www.bioscientia.de /englisch/aktuelles/pancreatic-elastase-1.htm   (616 words)

 Monitor Online
It comprises a pedestal with urine cavity for urine diversion and a faeces drop hole, under which a container is placed to collect faeces and a small length of flexible hose connected to urine cavity at one end and to any container at the other end to collect urine.
Further, after breaking down, the faeces and urine are used to fertilize crops, it is low cost to operate and it is a permanent solution as there in no need for digging pits, yet it can be installed in the home without producing smell or flies.
Once the faeces have been burnt, the ash is collected and applied to a vegetable garden - follow the instructions provided with the incinerator to ensure safe processing.
www.monitor.co.ug /supplements/poverty/poverty11247.php   (986 words)

 News in Science - Caterpillars fling faeces afar to fool foes - 02/04/2003
Caterpillars shoot their faeces more than a metre from their homes to protect themselves from predators, an American ecologist has discovered.
Weiss hypothesised that accumulating faeces in a shelter would expose the caterpillars to microbial and fungal infections, and ejecting them would maintain hygiene.
However, she found no significant difference between the survival of caterpillars raised in 'dirty' environments, or in 'clean' conditions where the faeces were removed daily.
www.abc.net.au /science/news/stories/s822336.htm   (780 words)

 Facts for Life - Diarrhoea, Diarrhea, Diarrea, Dehydration and Oral Rehydration - Rehydration Project
This happens most often where there is unsafe disposal of faeces, poor hygiene practices or a lack of clean drinking water, or when infants are not breastfed.
To prevent diarrhoea, all faeces should be disposed of in a latrine or toilet or buried.
All faeces, even those of infants and young children, carry germs and are therefore dangerous.
rehydrate.org /diarrhoea/prime_messages.htm   (1991 words)

 Torrents of human waste pouring into a sick Yarra - National - theage.com.au
Test results due in March will determine how much of the pollution in the drains is either human or animal faeces, but the EPA expects the human component to be significant due to the problem of sewage spills.
EPA chairman Mick Bourke said it was the human faeces that was the most concerning, as it was a prime transmitter of illness between people.
The Opposition had warned the Government of the problem of human faeces in the river a year ago, said environment spokesman David Davis, and a 1997 scientific study had showed human material was a significant pollutant in the river.
www.theage.com.au /news/national/torrents-of-human-waste-pouring-into-a-sick-yarra/2006/01/13/1137118970286.html   (1052 words)

 Balgownie Veterinary Hospital: Coprophagia (faeces eating)
Research has shown that dogs eating their own faeces are not a health risk either to themselves, or necessarily to humans whose faces and hands they may lick.
For instance, in relation to roundworm infection between dogs and man, this is always rare and does require that the worm eggs he "aged" some three weeks outside the dogs body before becoming infective.
Punishment must be remote and seemingly related to the faeces rather than the owner.
www.balgownievet.com.au /1_dog_coprophagia.htm   (539 words)

 ((IndiaPets.com)) Stool Eating (Coprophagy) and How to Prevent It   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Faeces from herbivores (animals that eat plants for food) contain many of the B vitamins.
This is presumed to occur in an attempt to hide the presence of the litter from predators.
Foster and Smith Dis-Taste are added to the food of the animal whose faeces are being eaten (it could be the food of the dog with coprophagy if he eats his own stool; or the food of the cat, if the dog with coprophagy eats the cat's faeces).
www.indiapets.com /dogs/articles/dartc03.htm   (990 words)

 Faeces: iVillage
In either case, the interpretation reverts back to Freud?s own feelings that the faeces were perceived by the infant as being something they created and therefore something valuable.
The origin of the faeces and means of discovery are both important issues to discern in the meaning of the dream.
For example, if the faeces comes into the dream through direct biological means, the person who is responsible for it and your interaction with it (visual only, cleaning up, etc.) may say much about your relationship with the other characters.
www.ivillage.co.uk /astrology/dreams/body/articles/0,,602739_603844,00.html   (246 words)

 KHV detected in carp faeces | Practical Fishkeeping magazine
A new study has shown that carp faeces can be analysed to determine whether the fish are carriers of the deadly Koi Herpes Virus.
Not only did the faeces contain viral antigens, which can be used to show that the fish has previously been exposed to the virus, they also carried active virus particles.
The faeces of infected carp were shown in the laboratory to be capable of infecting common carp brain cells, and also of triggering the disease in so-called naiive fish that had not previously encountered KHV before.
www.practicalfishkeeping.co.uk /pfk/pages/item.php?news=765   (435 words)

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