WILLIAM KATES Associated Press Writer - June 18, 2009 FULTON, N.Y. (AP) - When Sunoco closed this week on the acquisition of a bankrupt ethanol plant for pennies on the dollar, it became just the latest oil refiner to step into the alternative fuels market.
On the surface it sounds like a great idea: The Chemical Facility Antiterrorism Act of 2009, designed by Committee on Homeland Security Chairman Bennie G.
MIKE BAKER Associated Press Writer - June 15, 2009 RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Emergency tapes
June 12, 2009 ENSCHEDE, The Netherlands (AP) - Officials from Boeing, Royal Ten Cate, Stork Fokker and the University of Twente signed an agreement today to establish the Thermoplastic Composites Research Centre (TPRC) at the University of Twente in The Netherlands.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- Utility officials announced plans Thursday to build a giant solar energy plant in the New Mexico desert in what is believed to be the largest such project in the nation.
In this Chem.Info question-and-answer session, industry expert Mark R. Edwards clarifies why battles over food vs. fuel could lead to world hunger. Please find his biography at the bottom of the article. Chem.Info: Is the ethanol industry sustainable? Mark R. Edwards: No.
Emerson Process Management has unveiled a video demonstrating the technology, features and benefits of its CSI 9420 machinery health transmitter.
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) -- Biotechnology company Genzyme Corp. said Tuesday it will face production delays on two key drugs because of a manufacturing issue at its Allston, Mass., facility. The issue will cause supply constraints for Cerezyme and Fabrazyme, which are used to treat enzyme disorders.
EVERTON BAILEY Jr. Associated Press Writer - June 16, 2009 WASHINGTON (AP) - The recession may not be waving a white flag just yet, but the price of a key ingredient in white paint may signal the economy's downhill slide is easing. Titanium dioxide prices fell 5.
Simply using standard-size plastic bulk bins to build new containers, Universal Package Systems recently developed a line of custom-dimension cut-and-weld plastic bulk containers. According to the company, benefits include: Widths ranging from 12 to 48 in.
The new Rotork GPSA electric process control actuator is explosion-proof, and features: An integral process controller. Nonintrusive set-up and calibration. Local controls. Manual override. Continuous modulation. Diagnostics. Programmable output characterization.
Omega 's highly accurate and portable documenting multi-function calibrator can measure and source thermocouples, RTDs, current, voltage, frequency, and pulse trains. The interface features: Arrow keys. Direct numeric keypad entry. Three software driven function buttons.
EVERTON BAILEY Jr. Associated Press Writer - June 16, 2009 HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Connecticut's attorney general on Monday blasted industry plans to promote a chemical common in the making of baby bottles and other food containers.
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Senior lawmakers, including Committee on Homeland Security Chairman Bennie G. Thompson (D-MS), have introduced The Chemical Facility Antiterrorism Act of 2009.