Business / Construction / Ducts: The heating system. Usually round or rectangular metal pipes installed for distributing warm (or cold) air from the furnace to rooms in the home. Also a tunnel made of galvanized metal or rigid fiberglass, which carries air from the heater or ventilation opening to the rooms in a building.

Poultry Products Inspection Act Of 1957

Business / Agriculture / Poultry Products Inspection Act Of 1957: P.L. 85-172 (August 28, 1957), as amended by the Wholesome Poultry Products Act of 1968 (P.L. 90-492, August 18, 1968), requires USDA to inspect all 'domesticated birds' when slaughtered and processed MORE

Consumer-Oriented Agricultural Products

Business / Agriculture / Consumer-Oriented Agricultural Products: One of three broad categories of agricultural products used by the Foreign Agricultural Service to report export and import data under its BICO system. (The others are bulk commodities and intermediat MORE

Intermediate Agricultural Products

Business / Agriculture / Intermediate Agricultural Products: Generally refers to agricultural products that have a higher per-unit value than bulk commodities: they are often partly processed but not necessarily ready for the consumers. Examples might include s MORE

RAM-Air Intake Ducts

Technology / Motorcycle / RAM-Air Intake Ducts: Inlets in the front of the fairing, connected to ducts leading to the airbox, force fresh, cool air into the intake system, creating a supercharging effect. MORE

High Value Products (HVP)

Business / Agriculture / High Value Products (HVP): Agricultural products that are high in value, often but not necessarily due to processing. Hvps can be divided into three groups: 1) semi-processed products, such as fresh and frozen meats, flour, veg MORE

Value-Added Products

Business / Agriculture / Value-Added Products: In general, products that have increased in value because of processing: such products include wheat flour and soybean oil. Livestock are considered value added products because they have increased th MORE