SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) - A broken fuel gauge at a Puerto Rican gasoline depot contributed to an explosion that forced the evacuation of hundreds of people, a U.S. federal agency said Tuesday. The faulty equipment prevented Caribbean Petroleum Corp.
NISKAYUNA, N.Y. (AP) - GE Global Research, the technology development arm of General Electric Co., said Tuesday it will get $2 million federal grant to develop wearable sensors that alert people to chemical weapons and diseases.
NEW YORK (AP) - CF Industries Holdings Inc. said a fatal release of anhydrous ammonia at its Pine Bend, Minn., terminal killed one truck driver and injured another. Late Monday night the company said the released ammonia had dissipated and did not present a hazard to the community.
The VAC-U-MAX Model TK- industrial vacuum cleaner is designed for high-speed transfer of liquids directly into a closed top 55-gallon drum. The TK-01 operates on plant compressed air and features: Recovery rates of better than one-gallon per second.
Spectronics Corporation has released the Spectroline® OPTIMAX™ 365 cordless, rechargeable UV LED flashlight.
Rotron’s CP blowers use regenerative air technology to develop ideal air pressures and vacuums.
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CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP)Â - Genzyme Corp. said Monday the Food and Drug Administration will not approve the potential Pompe disease treatment Lumizyme until the company fixes manufacturing problems at the company's Boston-area facility.
Jim Lane Biofuels Digest - November 17, 2009 Thanksgiving approaches and holiday baking looms - a week when family recipes are swapped and downloaded in huge volumes.
TORONTO - Coca-Cola Canada says it will have new plastic packaging for its bottles at the 2010 Olympics in Vancouver, with 30 per cent of the material derived from plants.
ARLINGTON, Va. - Acknowledging that their results are "not straightforward,"
W. L. Gore & Associates has applied its PTFE technology to a family of hydrophobic filters for the manufacture of bulk high-purity chemicals used in semiconductor and electronics fabrication.
Novaflex presents TODO-GAS® couplings with its patented tapered valve seating - specifically designed for the safe transfer of LPG (typically propane/butane) in both liquid and vapor phases.
DANVERS, Mass. (AP) - A woman whose home was destroyed and a man who lost his boat when an explosion shook a Danvers factory nearly three years ago have are suing a company that supplied chemicals they say were involved in the blast.
SAM HANANEL Associated Press Writer - November 16, 2009 WASHINGTON (AP) - Some employers are pressuring workers not to report illnesses and injuries, just one problem that has led to widespread underreporting of workplace safety issues, according to congressional investigators.