DAN SEWELL AP Business Writer - September 10, 2009 CINCINNATI (AP) - The Procter & Gamble Co.
FREEPORT, Texas - The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) announced today that it will close styrene monomer and ethylbenzene production units at its Dow Texas Operations site in Freeport, Texas by the end of the year.
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Monsanto Co., the world's biggest seed maker, said Thursday it plans to make deeper work force cuts than previously announced, saying it will reduce its staff by about 8 percent to cut costs. The St.
A stainless steel version of TKF’s high-speed continuous vertical lift resists rust and other corrosion.
Martin Sprocket & Gear now offers a complete line of heavy-duty conveyor pulleys and
KNF diaphragm process pumps can easily be customized for application-specific duty in industries ranging from nuclear to petrochemical.
The piston air valve used on Blackmer’s TX/TXD series of sliding vane pumps is now available in a 3-inch configuration. According to the company, the piston air valves provide much longer service life, which means less leakage from the pump.
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The removal of residue from processing equipment using a dry ice blasting machine.
A flaming styrene tanker catches firefighters off guard when it explodes, showering them with flames and debris.
U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu talks about promising cellulosic ethanol feedstocks and new research that allows yeast to convert simple sugars to biodiesel and gasoline by altering its metabolic pathway.
BERLIN (AP) - German drug and chemical maker Merck KGaA said Wednesday that it has bought Chinese pigment company Suzhou Taizhu Technology Development Co. Ltd. in a deal that gives it more clout in a fast-growing market.
By Jeff Reinke, Editorial Director, Manufacturing Group One of the great American traditions is that of embracing the plight of the little guy, the underdog, the one with all the odds stacked against them.
The brewing of beer is the most energy-intensive of all foodstuffs during production. A cool, freshly drawn beer has a dark side: it is among the most energy-intensive foodstuffs during production.