RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A ramen noodle factory in Chesterfield County is expanding. Maruchan Virginia Inc. announced Thursday that it has completed a new manufacturing line, which will add 50 jobs. The $18 million project is the ninth manufacturing line at the Chesterfield plant.
JOHN McFARLAND Associated Press Writer - November 20, 2009 DALLAS (AP) - A southeast Texas industrial plant is scrapping plans to import and incinerate 20,000 tons of hazardous materials from Mexico, the facility's general manager said.
Joe Manone, Vice President, Rite-Hite Corporation Nearly 100 workers are killed each year in the United States as a result of forklift-related incidents.
Jim Lane Biofuels Digest - November 20, 2009 In a recent poll, Biofuels Digest readers identified â€œwaste biomassâ€ as the hottest feedstock - and with 5-6 pounds of garbage being produced per person, per day in the U.S.
CINCINNATI (AP) - The Procter & Gamble Co. has recalled some 120,000 bottles of Vicks Sinex nasal spray after the company found bacteria in samples during routine testing. Spokesman Tom Millikin described the voluntary recall as a precaution after small amounts of the B.
AUDREY SOMMAZI & JOHANNA DECORSE Associated Press Writers - November 19, 2009
By David Mantey, Editor, PD&D Professionally, I’ve always considered myself a fairly progressive and forward-looking individual.
November 19, 2009 The Associated Press The DeSoto Parish Sheriff's Office says one worker was killed and a second seriously injured by a natural gas well blowout. Sheriff's Lt.
Scientific Dust Collectors has added a new dust collector to its Baghouse line. The SPJ-BL Series Baghouse is a high ratio unit that features: A patented nozzle cleaning system. Internal high side inlet baffles. 1,000 to 5,000 CFM, depending upon the dust type.
The MEGATEX XD™ Screener is designed for high-volume screening applications. Features of the screener include: 25 to 50 percent more capacity per square foot of screen cloth. Footprint measuring 12’ × 12’ × 12’ (for the standard model).
Spiroflow Systems, Inc. has redesigned its C1-2 Bulk Bag Filler to include a programmable controller that can increase filling accuracy and cycle speed. Features of the filler include: Aautomatic gain in weight adjustment to monitor and compensate for any weight variation.
PIAB recently released the VGS™3040 vacuum gripper system, which uses a COAX® cartridge to effectively position vacuum power and reduce line losses. Other features include: Integrated blow-off check valve.
The new S10 and S17 Sulfide Analytical Sensors from Electro-Chemical Devices (ECD) are designed to ensure that water has been adequately treated for sulfates and hydrogen sulfide. The S10 Sensor is an immersion or an insertion style sensor while the S17 is a valve retractable style sensor.
DENVER (AP) - More drinking-water systems across Colorado are treating their water with chlorine following the deadly salmonella outbreak in Alamosa last year.