MIDLAND, Mich. (AP) - Federal and state officials say they're seeking public comment on a proposed deal with Dow Chemical Co. on designing a cleanup of dioxin contamination near a plant in Midland. The U.S.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - A North Korea cyber warfare unit hacked into a South Korean military command earlier this year and stole some 2,000 national secrets, including information on toxic chemical makers, a news report said Saturday.
COLUMBUS, Wis. (AP) - One person has died in an explosion and fire at a manufacturing plant in Columbus. Fire officials say the maintenance employee was killed while using a hand-held grinder on some floor bolts at American Packaging Corp. Sunday about 6 p.m.
Channel Fish Company (Boston, MA), producers of frozen and salted seafood, takes tremendous care at every step of their process to produce the highest quality product.
Eaton Corp. has engineered a new line of filters to handle a range of liquid process applications across various industries. According to the company: LOFMEM™ membrane cartridges are absolute-rated filters that provide precise, repeatable and sub-micron level filtration.
Dresser-Rand Group introduces a new compressor technology employing supersonic ejectors. By reclaiming gases ordinarily vented into the atmosphere, the ejectors offer environmental benefits and enable facilities to operate more efficiently.
Athena Controls recently launched its new line of Foundation™ Series customizable modular control products. According to Athena, the Foundation™ Series delivers: Simple, cost-effective, multi-loop PID control to more complex custom state machine control.
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SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - Poet LLC, the nation's top ethanol producer, says it is introducing a co-product that can be used as a gum base or in films, packaging, adhesives, coatings and glazes.
October 16, 2009 PIKETON, Ohio (AP) - The Department of Energy said Thursday it no longer expects to give $30 million for demonstration work at a uranium-enrichment plant in southern Ohio.
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) - A coalition of nonprofit groups is asking the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to write stronger regulations to protect children from exposure to farm chemicals sprayed near thousands of schools.
CARSON, Calif. (AP) - Hundreds of Carson residents have sued Shell Oil Co., claiming it contaminated a neighborhood with cancer-causing benzene and that at least four residents have died as a result.
ATLANTA (AP) - The Justice Department says a chemical plant has agreed to pay $270,000 in civil penalties to resolve claims resulting from a toxic release of hazardous chemicals at the company's Dalton facility in April 2004. Authorities said a reactor at MFG Chemical Inc.
By Jeff Reinke, Editorial Director In attending the Pack & Process Expo shows, respectively, last week, a couple of key market dynamics became very obvious to me. The first is that true market leaders are very impatient. They don’t wait for regulations or legislation.
Today, Coskata unveiled its flexible-feedstock ethanol facility in Madison, PA. Here's a look at the facility and the process that has made Coskata one of the hottest companies in biofuel. Click here to read the full story on Coskata's new flexible ethanol facility.