By Carrie Ellis, Editor, Chem.Info Only something catastrophic could come from a corporation with a moniker that can be easily manipulated into such URLs as www.texacotoxico.org/eng and www.chevrontoxico.com as intimated by the Amazon Defense Coalition and Amazon Watch .
By Peter A. Kirk, II, Protective Systems Product Manager, Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics The proper tools and equipment are imperative for professionals of all kinds to do their jobs safely and effectively.
By Jim Lane, Editor and Publisher, Biofuels Digest Construction commences this month in
Process industry automation growth continued in 2007 with robust investments in manufacturing and infrastructure industries. Automation expenditures in the process industries reached $45.5 billion dollars in 2007 and is forecasted to exceed $61 billion by 2012.
HAPMAN introduces its fully self-contained bag dump station that virtually eliminates employee exposure to dusty bagged materials within your process.
DENIOS recently expanded its line of heated lockers to include models with compliant spill sumps, in addition to the capacity to handle larger drum/IBC totes.
OMEGA Engineering presents its OM-CP-PRTC210 Series pressure and thermocouple temperature dataloggers with: Acceptance of J, K, T, E, R, S, B and N thermocouple types. Pressures from 2 to 345 BAR (30 to 50,000 PSI). High-speed downloads. Real-time operation.
Aalborg® Instruments has designed the xV Series multi-gas glass tube flowmeter with rotatable scale drums to display the flow rates of 5 routine gases, including argon, carbon dioxide, helium, nitrogen and oxygen.
SHANNON DININNY Associated Press Writer - June 3, 2009 RICHLAND, Wash. (AP) - A quarter
JIM SALTER Associated Press Writer - June 3, 2009 ST. LOUIS (AP) - Despite a law making it harder to buy ingredients to make methamphetamine, lab busts are on the rise in Missouri. Meanwhile, the state continues to lead the nation in meth incidents, and by a wide margin.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Less than three years ago, two West Tennessee biodiesel plants opened with the potential to produce millions of gallons of biodiesel fuel annually, but today the plants are idle.
GREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) - A citizens group opposed to the construction of a wood-burning power plant in Greenfield has filed notice that it intends to sue the state for failing to require a full environmental report on the project.
RAY LILLEY Associated Press Writer - May 29, 2009 WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) - A test flight of a commercial airliner partially powered by plant oil showed the biofuel could reduce greenhouse gas emissions by up to 65 percent on long-haul flights, Air New Zealand said Friday.
JIM HEINTZ Associated Press Writer - May 29, 2009 SHCHUCHYE, Russia (AP) - Rising out of the rolling fields and tree-lined country roads of southern Siberia is a complex of hulking metal buildings, piping and high-security fencing.