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.
Madison, PA - Coskata, a leading developer of next generation biofuels, today announced the successful start-up of their semi-commercial flex ethanol facility located in Madison, PA.
DAN SEWELL AP Business Writer - October 14, 2009 CINCINNATI (AP) - The Procter & Gamble Co.'s new CEO wants to fire up growth by adding a billion new customers for products such as Pampers diapers and Gillette shavers around the globe over the next five years.
INDIANAPOLIS - Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) today announced the sale of its Tippecanoe Laboratories manufacturing facility to Evonik Industries AG, one of the world's largest chemical companies.
Battelle and Boise Inc. will conduct the first-ever feasibility study of new carbon capture and storage technology in the $140 billion pulp, paper and paperboard industry, under a $500,000 project announced by the Department of Energy (DOE).
KIMBERLY HEFLING Associated Press Writer - October 14, 2009 WASHINGTON (AP) - Six years after nearly 1,200 U.S.
Altair Nanotechnologies, Inc. today announced it has signed a research agreement with the U.S. Army RDECOM Acquisition Center for a cost reimbursement contract that could be worth up to $1.75 million.
HOUSTON (AP) - KMG Chemicals Inc., which makes wood preservatives and weed-killing chemicals, said Tuesday its fourth-quarter profit soared on cost-cutting and improvements in all its businesses.
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Autodesk, Inc. has released AutoCAD Plant 3D 2010, a software product that applies model-based design to mainstream plant design projects.
These Warner Electric permanent magnet clutches and brakes come with: Smooth torque achieved as low as 1 up to 1,800 RPM. Torque independent of slip speed. Constant torque for tension or torque-limiting applications.