How a liquid level detection sensor can differentiate between foam and the true height of liquid in a tank, and the backup systems used to ensure liquid level limits are never exceeded.
Researchers and farmers in Florida see enormous potential in jatropha as a high-yield, low maintenance biofuel feedstock.
Chevron repurposed an old refinery as a solar test facility where seven different solar technologies are being evaluated.
Dr. James Conca, Director of the Carlsbad Environmental Monitoring and Research Center, talks about the true cost of nuclear power, waste storage and fast reactor technology, which would make 30,000 years worth of fuel available for energy production.
http://www.ntv.co.ke Somali pirates have seized a U.K flagged chemical tanker and a cargo vessel, in the latest incident that underline the continued risk to shipping in some of the world's busiest maritime trade routes. The latest incident came a day after a Chinese and Singaporean ships...
After recently recalling about 50 processed food products due to fear of salmonella contamination, some are split over the FDA's response to the situation.
The Metals Service Center Institute celebrates its 100-year anniversary by proving that metals are, indeed, ubiquitous in our modern lives. What is the single most important item in your life? Odds are, it's made of aluminum or iron.
This faster-than-human robotic hand can do everything from dribbling, spinning a pen between its "fingers," and playing "cell phone catch" with itself.
Basotect is an intelligent foam which, thanks to its versatility, can be used in simple as well as technically demanding applications. It can be used for cleaning hard surfaces, as a sound absorber in sound studios or as thermal and sound insulation in the aerospace industry. The material...
Dangers of Flammable Gas Accumulation: Acetylene Explosion at ASCO, Perth Amboy, New Jersey
Pirates launched a long-range hijack attempt by opening fire on a big crude oil tanker.
FDA 483 letters are expected to increase this year, reflecting the FDAs recent staff expansion and rewrite of the FDA 483 Letter rules to narrow response time to the new 15-day window, and the hard truth that many quality managers in pharmaceutical processing plants think they are in...
Rep. Rosa DeLauro wants to create one government agency to oversee U.S. food safety, speaks about why it is so urgent now, and explains if her plan has congressional support.
REACH obliges companies to register and provide information on the chemicals they use, enabling public authorities to identify their properties more quickly and accurately.