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.
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.
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.
ARLINGTON, Va. (PRNewswire) - The following statement can be attributed to Steven G. Hentges, Ph.D.
MIDLAND, Mich. (PRNewswire) - The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW ) and Denbury Onshore,
Paul Humphreys, Atlas Copco Compressors Value, by definition, is a fair return on purchased goods or services.
NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J. (Business Wire) -Axion International Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: AXIH ),
MIDLAND, Mich. (AP) - Dow Chemical Co. on Thursday said it will sell its powder coatings business to Amsterdam-based Akzo Nobel NV for an undisclosed amount. The move advances the chemical company's strategy of shedding noncore assets in an effort to reduce debt from its $16.