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shake like an aspen leaf

To tremble. Aspen leaves have long, flat stalks that are easily blown by the wind. I may seem confident when I'm leading a training seminar, but I'm really shaking like an aspen leaf most of the time. It's so cold in here that the poor girl is shaking like an aspen leaf.
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This development is leading to the creation of new paper grades based on higher-bulk, high-yield fibers like aspen BCTMP.
Aspen BCTMP has been used by Asian, European, and North American copy paper producers for about 12 years, typically at addition rates of 5% to 20%.
In aspen trees the whitish, chalky "bark" you see is actually the tree's phloem layer which is alive.
I probably carved my name in the aspen above Spring Creek for all of the same reasons anyone does it.
Green Mountain Coffee Roasters will also be providing Aspen Skiing Company with its all-natural hot beverage paper cups.
We admire Aspen Skiing Company's environmental leadership and are excited to find a partner that is aligned with our values and our appreciation for high quality specialty coffee.
Admittedly, there was a reason for the limited harvesting: the lack of substantial markets for aspen in the past.
The $77 million mill, being built by MacMillan Bloedel (MB) headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia, will produce parallel-strand lumber from aspen logs.
The benefit to Aspen is a clear mechanism for obtaining enhanced recovery in the event of a reinsurer's default," said Nick Foden-Pattinson, Director of R K Carvill (Holdings) Ltd, an advisor to Aspen on the transaction.
Julian Cusack appointed into expanded role of Chairman and CEO of Aspen Insurance Limited, Bermuda and to step down as Chief Financial Officer once a successor is appointed
Aspen PIMS has since become the industry standard for LP planning, saving refining and petrochemical companies millions of dollars per year in optimizing feedstock selection, operations and capital investments.
AspenTech, aspenONE, Aspen HYSYS, Aspen Plus, Aspen Icarus, Aspen Zyqad and the aspen leaf logo are trademarks of Aspen Technology, Inc.
Development activities for key process modeling products like Aspen HYSYS[R], Aspen RefSYS[TM] and Aspen HYSYS Upstream[TM], as well as Aspen Plus[R], Aspen Custom Modeler[R], Aspen Dynamics[R], Aspen Properties[R], Aspen Polymers Plus[R], Aspen Batch Plus[R] and Aspen Simulation Workbook[TM] will be consolidated into the new Center of Excellence.
A replay of the event will be available through the Aspen website, as described above, for approximately 14 days following the event.