With all signs pointing to an explosion in the bio-fuels marketplace, Aon's Agribusiness and Food Systems Group has created a unit to focus on the specialized risks associated with this evolving industry.
Eastman Chemical Co.'s BioExtend 30 is an antioxidant additive for biodiesel that extends shelf life and enhances product protection by inhibiting biodiesel's tendency to react with oxygen.
EPA's Office of Air and Radiation has received funding to update hearing protector testing and labeling regulations, which have been pending since 2003.
Indocan Resources Inc., Vancouver, British Columbia, is finding significant uranium opportunities in Australia along with its natural gas and crude oil exploration.
Water buildup in compressed air systems causes millions of dollars of damage every year. Air Options Inc., Houston, TX, says its new line of dryers represent a significant advancement in the field of compressed air drying.
New literature (LV-120) describing emergency mixing valves systems for eyewash, facewash, and emergency showers is available from Leonard Valve Co., Cranston, RI. The free brochure includes American National Standards Institute for Emergency Eyewash and Shower Equipment information (ANSI Z358.
Supresta, Ardsley, NY, is offering a new online video demonstrating the advantages of using Fyrquel hydraulic fluids, which are both fire-resistant and self-extinguishing. It examines the importance of using such liquids in production facilities, where leaking fluids can lead to fire.
Shimadzu Scientific Instruments Inc., Columbia, MD, has a new white paper, "Overview of Biofuels and the Analytical Processes Used in their Manufacture," available for free download at www.ssi.shimadzu.com/biofuels.
With new domestic and international regulations and standards published daily, it's difficult for laboratories to keep up with changes and maintain compliance.
In the pharmaceutical and bioprocess environments, strict quality control standards ensure that production meets specification.
Industrial facilities of all kinds in the U.S. are required to adhere to federal standards, and the food processing industry is certainly no exception.
Wallace & Tiernan, part of USFilter, a Siemens business, designs and manufactures a broad range of water and wastewater treatment systems.
Emission control equipment offers varied technologies, temperatures, and costs By Charles M.
Find out how existing reactors and plants can be improved significantly By Michael Rosellen, Mark