WILLIAM McCALL Associated Press Writer - August 7, 2009 PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - One of the nation's largest manufacturers of formaldehyde and its owner have been indicted on charges of dumping hazardous waste in a volcanic cinder cone in Oregon. Dennis Beetham and his company, D.B.
BAYTOWN, Texas (AP) - A small fire at an Exxon Mobil Corp. chemical facility in Baytown generated some black smoke but left behind no air quality problems. Company spokeswoman Neely Nelson told The Associated Press on Friday that one contract worker fell and suffered a shoulder injury.
LINDA A. JOHNSON AP Business Writer - August 7, 2009 TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Shareholders of drugmaker Merck & Co. on Friday overwhelmingly backed a huge acquisition of New Jersey neighbor Schering-Plough Corp. Merck spokeswoman Amy Rose said 99.
NEW YORK (AP) - Huntsman Corp. posted a more than tenfold jump in second-quarter profit Thursday, driven by a settlement it received from Credit Suisse and Deutsche Bank over accusations that the banks tried to scuttle a buyout of the chemicals maker last year.
Lisle, IL USA - Molex Incorporated, a global electronic components company, today announced it is closing its plant in Villemur-sur-Tarn, France to evaluate its security.
NEW ALBANY, Ind. (AP) - An employee crashed his car through a Pillsbury plant's security gate during a shift change Wednesday morning and then fatally shot a co-worker as others watched in horror, authorities said.
Santa Ana, CA - Express Manufacturing, Inc., (EMI), a leader in electronics manufacturing services, (EMS), today announced they have received the distinguished ISO 13485:2003 Certification.
DAN SEWELL AP Business Writer - August 5, 2009 CINCINNATI (AP) - The Procter & Gamble Co.
DAVID EGGERT Associated Press Writer - August 5, 2009 VIENNA TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) - A fire at a Michigan fuel storage facility that caused several oil barrels to explode and prompted area evacuations may have started near an electric meter, authorities said Wednesday.
Southington, Conn. - Baumer, a Swiss-based manufacturer of high performance sensors and digital cameras, has become a member of the Cognex Acquisition Alliance.
EVSystems Data Solutions is a system integrator, allowing customers to connect SCADA and automation systems to their operation, business and information systems.
Noren Products, a developer and manufacturer of thermal solutions including heat pipes, thermal pins, and heat exchangers, recently launched its new web site. Located at www.norenproducts.
Kalamazoo, Michigan - Hapman has introduced Hapman Liveâ„¢, an innovative way to help customers save time and money. â€œWe are the only manufacturer in the industry to offer online material testing,â€ said Greg Patterson, Hapman vice president.
FRANK ELTMAN Associated Press Writer - August 1, 2009 BRIDGEHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) - The