I noticed two prevailing trends at last week's Pack and Process Expos: The continued push for sustainable options and an overall attempt to help companies succeed despite the bad economy.
Modular processing plant design builds can result in faster time to market and start-up, improved quality, and less OSHA field exposure.
A train derailment causes fires in 11 rail cars carrying tens of thousands of gallons of volatile liquids, culminating in a massive BLEVE (boiling liquid expanding vapor explosion).
This new type of food wrapping is anti-microbial, completely edible, and environmentally-friendly.
The Control Company’s new Traceable® vane anemometer pens consists of three units which can provide airflow/temperature, airflow/temperature/humidity/dew point or airflow/temperature/humidity /dew point/barometric pressure. The units feature: Intuitive design.
Hoefer, Inc. has released the Vision Life Science Spectrophotometers, which include 16 predefined
Material Transfer & Storage has launched the Side Load Lift & Dump container dumper to safely discharge containers of non-free flowing powders into an existing process at 103 inches above floor level.
RheoSense presents its next-generation m-VROC viscometer, pairing it with user friendliness, an ergonomic design and automation. The company says that the viscometer further provides: The capability to analyze virtually any liquid viscosity value.
By Masha V. Petrova, founder/CEO, MVP Modeling Solutions Tools like CAD (Computer Aided Engineering), FE (Finite Element) and CFD (Computational Fluid Dynamics) save inordinate amounts of time and money for companies that use these tools in their Research and Development.
A new state-of-the-art craft brewery helps the New Glarus Brewing Company make great beer more efficiently.
MIKE MELIA Associated Press Writer - October 12, 2009 ISABELA, Puerto Rico (AP) - The headaches began just after Hermogenes Marrero arrived on Vieques, the small Puerto Rican island where the young U.S. Marine guarded stores of Cold War-era chemical weapons.
SINKING SPRING, Pa. (AP) - Authorities in eastern Pennsylvania say an explosion and fire at an asphalt plant injured three workers, two of them critically.
By Anna Wells, Editor, IMPO Perhaps it’s because it’s one of the most visible brands out there, but Starbucks has been all up in my face in this recession.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - Northwest Arkansas city officials have asked the Environmental Protection Agency to delay a new regulation that would implement a stricter standard for phosphorus discharges.
BRUSSELS (AP)Â - World steel makers said Monday that "exceptionally strong growth" in Chinese demand and a better-than-expected global economic recovery would keep steel consumption from falling as sharply as previously expected.