PITTSBURGH - Several international unions representing hundreds of thousands of chemical workers again criticized the U.S. Chemical Safety Board (CSB), today for their report on the October 11, 2008, oleum release at INDSPEC Chemical Corporation in Petrolia, PA.
HONG KONG - Boeing today announced it is joining with Honeywell's UOP to commission a study on the sustainability of a leading family of saltwater-based plant candidates for renewable jet fuel. The study is being commissioned as part of the Sustainable Aviation Fuel Users Group consortium.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Two subsidiaries of KBR Inc. are being sued by 30 members of the West Virginia National Guard who claim they were exposed to a toxic chemical while guarding a water plant in Iraq.
Remy De La Mauviniere THE ASSOCIATED PRESS - October 6, 2009 SEMOY, France - Workers at a French chemical plant owned by the U.S. company Dow Chemical freed their boss Tuesday after holding him overnight to protest the closing of the factory in the Loire Valley.
Tired of carbon nanotubes? Me, too. But with the Nikon Small World competition upon us, it seems I can't escape them.
MIDLAND, Mich. (AP) - Dow Chemical Co. on Monday introduced a solar roof shingle designed to be woven into a roofing system that uses standard asphalt shingles. The Midland, Mich.
Goodway Technologies Corporation recently introduced the VAC-CRV dry clean room vacuum with ULPA filtration, which is certified as 99.999% efficient down to 0.12 microns. The unit features: A smooth stainless steel tank for easy wipe down. Small footprint.
The new KNF NF600 self-priming diaphragm pump for dosing or transferring liquids incorporates advanced four-diaphragm technology to promote smoother and continuous flow, low pulsation and vibration, quiet-running performance, and maximized efficiency.
Optek’s AF26 dual-channel absorption sensor precisely measures color and concentrations inline and in real-time in order to: Assure product quality. Maximize yield. Minimize product loss. Detect contaminants.
Sweco recently introduced the MX Separator, a round separator designed to increase safety and improve clean-up and maintenance. The MX Separator features: A totally enclosed weight guard to prevent “reach-in” injuries.
Steve Gutterman THE ASSOCIATED PRESS - October 5, 2009 MOSCOW - Russia's top
CHRISTOPHER LEONARD AP Business Writer - October 5, 2009 In a brutal job market, here's a task that might sound easy: Fill jobs in nursing, engineering and energy research that pay $55,000 to $60,000, plus benefits.
by Anna Wells, Editor, IMPO I’m by no means a trade show amateur. In fact, I’ve walked so many expo halls over the course of my career in trade media I probably have permanent shin splints - the result of several marathons of dress shoes on concrete.
PAM KASEY Associated Press Writer - October 5, 2009 CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - On the wall of West Virginia Sen. Dan Foster's office is an old photograph of a whitewashed church in the hills outside Oak Ridge, Tenn.
MIKE BAKER Associated Press Writer - October 5, 2009 RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Federal safety officials warned workers around the country Friday not to clear natural gas lines indoors after an explosion at a Slim Jim snack factory that killed three people. The U.S.