Matthew Perrone AP Business Writer - November 16, 2009 WASHINGTON (AP) -- Federal health regulators have found tiny particles of trash in drugs made by Genzyme, the second time this year the biotechnology company has been cited for contamination issues.
JEAN ORTIZ Associated Press Writer - November 16, 2009 OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Three women who once worked at a Nebraska meatpacking company have sued their former employer, saying it violated a federal law aimed at protecting workers during mass layoffs or plant closings.
DAN GEARINO Associated Press - November 16, 2009 COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Decades ago, the NBA instituted the shot clock to pick up the pace of the game. Today, Worthington Industries wants to see whether what works in basketball can also work in manufacturing.
MIKE STARK Associated Press - November 16, 2009 SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - The Utah oil refinery where there was a huge gas explosion earlier this month is shutting down until investigators can determine it's safe to reopen, federal officials said Friday. The Nov.
The Box-Container Dumper from Flexicon is used to form a dust-tight seal between a container and the equipment, then tips the container and discharges bulk material through a chute at controlled rates.
The Eriez® PolyMag process is used to segregate and reclaim co-molded plastic resins by creating a material that incorporates separation characteristics. By including less than one percent of the PolyMag additive, the resin becomes a candidate for high intensity magnetic separation.
BinMaster® Level Controls has released the PROCAP capacitance probe with flexible, extendable cable designed for high, mid or low level detection when the capacitance probe must be mounted on the top of the bin.
Atlas Copco Compressors has released its redesigned small oil-injected screw compressor range - the GA 5-11/GA 5-15 kW Variable Speed Drive (VSD). Features of the compressors include: Eight percent increase in free air delivery (FAD). Noise levels as low as 60 decibels.
Greg Bluestein Associated Press Writer - November 13, 2009 ATLANTA (AP) - A former engineer for defense contractor Lockheed Martin Corp. claims in a federal lawsuit that the company knowingly used "defective" stealth coatings when building its F-22 Raptor jets.
LINDA A. JOHNSON Associated Press Writer - November 13, 2009 Analysis of a dozen published studies testing possible new uses for a Pfizer Inc.
By Casey Whelan, Vice President of Strategic Initiatives, U.S. Energy Services As Congress moves toward implementing a mandatory carbon dioxide (CO2) compliance system, and a cap and trade market, manufacturers need to evolve to keep up with the changing risks and opportunities.
JOHN McFARLAND Associated Press Writer - November 13, 2009 DALLAS (AP) - While Texas
Olin Corporation (NYSE: OLN ) announced today that its Chlor Alkali Products division, North America's largest producer of industrial bleach, expects to have in-service a fleet of 100 rail cars specifically designed to carry bleach to its customers by the end of this year.
HAWTHORNE, Calif.( BUSINESS WIRE ) - Cereplast, Inc. (OTCBB: CERP ), a leading manufacturer of proprietary bio-based, sustainable plastics, announced today that it expects the U.S. bio-plastics market to top $10 billion in sales by 2020. As of 2007, the U.S.
Jim Lane Biofuels Digest - November 13, 2009 In Washington, the US Departments of Agriculture and Energy today announced $24 million in R&D grants for biofuels, bioenergy and high-value biobased products . Of the $24.4 million announced today, DOE plans to invest up to $4.