On February 7, 2007, KMBC's Kris Ketz reported from an explosion and fire at ChemCentral, which is a at Kansas City, MO chemical distribution facility that blends and repackages chemicals, such as waxes, resins, solvents, acids and other chemicals.
N.J. Slabbert is an award-winning writer and scholar, and co-author of the recent book, â€œInnovation, The Key To Prosperity: Technology & America's Role in the 21st CenturyÂ Global Economy,â€ with Aris Melissaratos.
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. (AP) - GlaxoSmithKline says two lots of its blockbuster asthma medication Advair Diskus were stolen from its facilities earlier this month, and could pose a risk to patients.
BEIJING (AP) - China's Cabinet said Wednesday it will try to curb overcapacity and excessive investment in industries including steel and cement - a possible side effect of its massive stimulus plan.
DETROIT (AP) - Investigators say chemicals in a heating oven sparked a fire and explosions that destroyed part of a Detroit factory complex. Detroit Fire Capt.
DALLAS (AP) - Chemical maker Celanese Corp. said Tuesday it will increase the price of all its acrylic-based emulsions in North America effective Sept. 15 or as contracts allow.
Carl G. Hagberg received the Heinz List Award at the Society of Plastics Engineers annual meeting in Chicago in June.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) - A federal jury has found the Bureau of Land Management and E.I. DuPont de Nemours and Co. negligent in the use of an herbicide blamed for damaging thousands of acres of crops across a broad swath of southern Idaho.
W. L. Gore & Associates has announced the release of GOREÂ® filters for semiconductor applications.
Biofuels Digest - In California, a report on Craig Venter in Discover focuses on the Syntehtic Genomics founder's ambitions to develop synthetic life forms .
By Jonathan C. Smith, Senior Industrial Designer, IDSA Energy harvesting? Let's begin by establishing a definition for the phrase. Energy harvesting as defined on Wikipedia is the process by which energy is derived from external sources (e.g.
BATAVIA, Ohio (AP) - Plastics processing company Milacron LLC said Monday its businesses have emerged from bankruptcy following their sale to investors. The new company, Milacron LLC, is owned by investors led by Avenue Capital Group and DDJ Capital Management LLC.
August 24, 2009 ALTOONA, Pa. (AP) - Mallo Cups and Smoothies won't be rolling off the Boyer Candy Co.'s production lines for a few days because of a machine fire at the plant in central Pennsylvania.
DINESH RAMDE Associated Press Writer - August 25, 2009 MILWAUKEE (AP) - One of two