The Durham wastewater treatment facility is the first in the United States to recover ammonia fertilizer from wastewater during the treatment process - even Bobby Kennedy Jr is impressed.
Fire at a liquid gas station causes two massive BLEVEs (boiling liquid expanding vapor explosions), devastating an area of downtown Seoul.
CHICAGO (AP) - A suburban Chicago steel company has been fined more than $111,000 for alleged violations of federal worker safety law. The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration cited Quinco Steel Inc. of Chicago Heights with the proposed penalties.
By David Mantey, Editor, PD&D “Americans had a champagne taste while on a beer budget.” It wasn’t a particularly life-shattering statement, but as a fan of idioms I was immediately drawn to attention.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Two food safety experts from the University of Minnesota say better training for meatpacking workers and wider use of irradiation could reduce the danger of illness from E. coli-contaminated beef.
CHICOPEE, Mass. (AP) - Biofuel company Qteros (cue-TAIR'-ohs) has announced plans to build a $3.2 million pilot plant adjacent to Westover Air Reserve Base in Chicopee that could eventually employ 150 people.
PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) - Fire officials in Panama City say three workers were injured after an explosion at a local chemical plant. Lt. Tim Talley of the Panama City Fire Department says three workers at E.B.
MOSCOW (AP) - President Dmitry Medvedev says Russia is thinking big when it comes to nanotechnology. Medvedev told an international nanotechnology forum Tuesday that Russia aims to be a world leader in an industry he said has vast potential.
Optek’s AF26 dual-channel absorption sensor is designed to automate manual processes and offer increased control of inline applications. The sensor: Measures color and concentrations using light at wavelengths of 380 to 1100 nm.
As with many a treasured recipes and favorite dish, Illes Seasonings & Flavors' name and genesis came from its founding family: current owner Rick Illes' grandfather, Dr. A.E.
Precisive has introduced two new series of multi-gas industrial monitors for process automation. Based on its unique Tunable Filter Spectroscopy (TFS) technology, the OXS-3100 series is designed for measurement levels in the ppm to percent range, while the OXS-4100 is used for sub-ppm ranges.
NEWAY Valve has introduced a triple offset design butterfly valve, designed for piping applications that require higher temperatures and pressure settings.
Microdyn Technologies Inc. will introduce its new cassette system for the ultrafiltration of highly viscous media at the Chem Show in New York.
The Julabo FL series of recirculating coolers now includes models with up to 20-kW cooling capacity. The series also features: Air and water cooled models. A pump supplying 80 lpm, up to 87 psi. Wide operating temperature range. Chem Show Booth #547 www.
By Raj G. Konanahalli and Russ Dillion, AlixPartners LLP Chances are, your competitors are quickly rightsizing their manufacturing footprint in response to today's deteriorating global market conditions. Improving operations within facilities is likely not enough.