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Found 148 articles associated to the institution Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM).
 
Enhancing rice production during climate change in Malaysia
31-August-2015

A Malaysian rice variety gives higher yields with less fertilizer compared to two other varieties grown in Southeast Asia. This could be key to increasing food security in times of climate change, according to a recent analysis published in the Pertanika Journal of Tropical Agricultural Science (JTAS).

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Turning sewage sludge into concrete
26-August-2015

Dried sewage sludge could be an alternative cement material for concrete, researchers in Malaysia have found.

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Purifying contaminated water with crab shells
24-August-2015

Scientists in Malaysia have found that crab shells are effective in removing copper and cadmium from contaminated waters.

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Exploring the link between globalisation and stress
21-August-2015

A direct relationship exists between stress and globalisation – i.e. transnational corporations and transnational economics – according to a recent study published in the Pertanika Journal of Social Sciences & Humanities.

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Identifying the factors that contribute to flood fatalities
20-August-2015

Levels of economic development, population, investment, openness and education can all impact the total amount of human misery and economic devastation caused by floods, according to a study published in the Pertanika Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities.

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