STEVE LeBLANC Associated Press Writer - November 9, 2009 BOSTON (AP) - The Patrick administration is rethinking its support of wood-burning power plants, a key element of its long-term strategy to wean Massachusetts off fossil fuels.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - A federal court has ruled that Tyson Foods Inc. violated federal labor standards for not paying production line employees for the time it takes them to put on and remove protective and sanitary gear.
WASHINGTON (PRNewswire-USNewswire) - On Friday, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 2868, the Chemical and Water Security Act of 2009, by a vote of 230-193.
BALTIMORE, Md. (AP) - Authorities are investigating a furnace fire at a Maryland steel plant. A state spokesman said Friday officials are investigating the Sept.
OTTAWA - A top-to-bottom scrubbing after a deadly listeriosis outbreak apparently didn't fully cleanse a Maple Leaf Foods plant of mould, slime and meat debris, newly released documents show.
WOODS CROSS, Utah (AP) - A refinery explosion that severely damaged 10 homes this week was caused by a burst pipe that sprayed hydrogen gas onto a nearby heater, the U.S. Chemical Safety Board's lead investigator said.
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Jim Lane Biofuels Digest - November 6, 2009 In the Netherlands, KLM announced that it would become the first airline to test biofuels on a passenger flight .
ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) - A massive blast at a production plant in St. Joseph rocked part of the city but initial reports were that everyone at the plant escaped injury. KQTV reports that the explosion at the AG Processing Inc. plant occurred around 3:20 a.m.
BASEL, Switzerland (AP) - Swiss pharmaceutical company Novartis AG said Thursday it has received regulatory approval in Germany for a new H1N1 vaccine produced using cell cultures instead of egg-based methods.
CAIN BURDEAU Associated Press Writer - November 6, 2009 NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The
Southampton, PA - NewAgeÂ® Industries, the maker of AdvantaPureÂ® products for pharmaceutical and biotech industries and a manufacturer of plastic tubing and rubber hose , recently took several steps to support the green effort.
PAUL FOY Associated Press Writer - November 5, 2009 SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - An explosion at a Utah oil refinery - the second this year - smashed windows, bent garage doors and peeled siding Wednesday from 10 nearby houses, officials said.