B y Chuck Bartels AP Business Writer - October 13, 2009 LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - Good help is hard to find, unless that help is doing hard time.
PORT ARTHUR, Texas (AP) - No injuries have been reported in a fire at a Total Petrochemicals facility in Port Arthur. Company spokeswoman Pat Avery says the fire Tuesday morning involved a heavy oil line between a crude unit and a tank farm.
CHI-CHI ZHANG Associated Press Writer - October 13, 2009 ZHANGLIDONG, China (AP) - Visitors can smell this village long before they see it.
JUDITH KOHLER Associated Press Writer - October 13, 2009 DENVER (AP) - The
BALTIMORE (AP) - A group of expatriate Iraqi Kurds have dropped their federal court claim that Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. sold chemical-weapons materials to the Saddam Hussein regime in the 1980s.
Jim Lane Biofuels Digest - October 13, 2009 In Washington, the U.S. Secretary of Energy, Dr.
Modular processing plant design builds can result in faster time to market and start-up, improved quality, and less OSHA field exposure.
A train derailment causes fires in 11 rail cars carrying tens of thousands of gallons of volatile liquids, culminating in a massive BLEVE (boiling liquid expanding vapor explosion).
This new type of food wrapping is anti-microbial, completely edible, and environmentally-friendly.
By Masha V. Petrova, founder/CEO, MVP Modeling Solutions Tools like CAD (Computer Aided Engineering), FE (Finite Element) and CFD (Computational Fluid Dynamics) save inordinate amounts of time and money for companies that use these tools in their Research and Development.
A new state-of-the-art craft brewery helps the New Glarus Brewing Company make great beer more efficiently.
MIKE MELIA Associated Press Writer - October 12, 2009 ISABELA, Puerto Rico (AP) - The headaches began just after Hermogenes Marrero arrived on Vieques, the small Puerto Rican island where the young U.S. Marine guarded stores of Cold War-era chemical weapons.
SINKING SPRING, Pa. (AP) - Authorities in eastern Pennsylvania say an explosion and fire at an asphalt plant injured three workers, two of them critically.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - Northwest Arkansas city officials have asked the Environmental Protection Agency to delay a new regulation that would implement a stricter standard for phosphorus discharges.