Jim Lane Biofuels Digest - November 10, 2009 In Hawaii, at the BIO Pacific Rim Summit, Joule Biotechnologies announced that it has achieved direct microbial conversion of CO2 into hydrocarbons via engineered organisms, powered by solar energy.
LINDA A. JOHNSON AP Business Writer - November 10, 2009 TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Less than a month after buying Wyeth, drug giant Pfizer Inc. has mapped out a new structure for its research and development operations.
Detcon presents its Model RXT-300 wireless mesh-network transceiver, which is designed to transmit signal data in a wide range of industrial applications.
Charles Ross & Son offers its VersaMix Model VMC mixer with: A manual vessel-tilting mechanism to allow 120° tilting for full discharge and thorough cleaning of the vessel after completion of the mixing cycle. Many sizes ranging from 1 to 750 gallons of working capacity.
By Krystal Gabert, Associate Editor, Food Manufacturing (FM) Walking through the Worldwide Food Expo several weeks ago, I was struck most by the adaptability of the suppliers with whom I spoke.
Untitled Document By Ron Melcher and Mark Fiquett, Step3 Consulting As we emerge from unprecedented economic decline, past experience and common sense suggest that growth in these better times will not come without hardship.
The Environmental and Energy Systems division of Dürr Systems has developed the Heat Storage Shutdown (HSS) mode, which optimizes the energy savings from almost any off-production regenerative thermal oxidizer (RTO).
STEVE LeBLANC Associated Press Writer - November 9, 2009 BOSTON (AP) - The Patrick administration is rethinking its support of wood-burning power plants, a key element of its long-term strategy to wean Massachusetts off fossil fuels.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - A federal court has ruled that Tyson Foods Inc. violated federal labor standards for not paying production line employees for the time it takes them to put on and remove protective and sanitary gear.
The environmental benefits of "green" products are at times hazy, maybe even pseudo-green. How can individual/commercial consumers rely on green labeling to make purchasing decisions.
WASHINGTON (PRNewswire-USNewswire) - On Friday, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 2868, the Chemical and Water Security Act of 2009, by a vote of 230-193.
BALTIMORE, Md. (AP) - Authorities are investigating a furnace fire at a Maryland steel plant. A state spokesman said Friday officials are investigating the Sept.
OTTAWA - A top-to-bottom scrubbing after a deadly listeriosis outbreak apparently didn't fully cleanse a Maple Leaf Foods plant of mould, slime and meat debris, newly released documents show.
WOODS CROSS, Utah (AP) - A refinery explosion that severely damaged 10 homes this week was caused by a burst pipe that sprayed hydrogen gas onto a nearby heater, the U.S. Chemical Safety Board's lead investigator said.