Fireworks Displays

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Fourth Of July - Customs
... Independence Day is a national holiday marked by patriotic displays ... Parades are often in the morning, while fireworks displays occur in the evening at such places as parks, fairgrounds, or town squares ... Independence Day fireworks are often accompanied by patriotic songs such as the national anthem "The Star-Spangled Banner", "God Bless America", "America ...
Mqabba - Fireworks Displays
... between 8 and 15 August, brings to Mqabba a great number of Fireworks enthusiasts as the St ... Mary Fireworks Factory is a world renowned Fireworks group who has brought honours on both national and the international stage ... won the 1st edition of the Malta International Fireworks Festival in 2006 and brought the most important honour in the villages history when it won the Caput Lucis Fireworks World Championships in 2007 in ...
Laws and Politics - Safety of Consumer Fireworks in The United States - Pollution
... Fireworks produce smoke and dust that may contain residues of heavy metals, sulfur-coal compounds and some low concentration toxic chemicals ... These by-products of fireworks combustion will vary depending on the mix of ingredients of a particular firework ... some of which are not.) Some fishermen have noticed and reported to environmental authorities that firework residues can hurt fish and other water-life because some may contain toxic ...
Sydney New Year's Eve - Pyrotechnic Displays - Pyrotechnic Display History
... The original Sydney New Year's Eve fireworks display (NYE1996) was designed by Syd Howard Fireworks ... The first show, the 9 PM Family Fireworks, was originally the main show and went for about twenty minutes ... The second show, the Midnight Fireworks, lasted about three minutes and only featured Sydney Tower, turning into a 'Olympic Torch' for the countdown to the 2000 ...

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