Although stainless steel offers a number of unique benefits, disposables are undoubtedly emerging as a leader in the high-stakes world of pharmaceutical manufacturing.
The new ACS-AMISTCO now offers customers a better selection, more manufacturing capacity and an expanded customer support group.
A polluted drainage ditch that once flowed with industrial waste from Lake Charles, La., petrochemical plants teems with overgrown, wild plants today.
Grainger helps customers reduce costs and operate more sustainably through its green offerings in four main areas: managing energy usage, conserving water, reducing waste and improving indoor air quality.
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National Incident Commander Adm. Thad Allen says the static kill effort to plug the leak is progressing, giving officials 'high confidence' that there will soon be no oil leaking into the environment. (Aug. 4)
The Slingshot Channel revisits the safety issues. As most shooters know, safety glasses are mandatory when shooting with slingshots. But can safety glasses protect your eyeball from a broken off fork arm? This has been tested with a styrofoam head and raw eggs that simulate the human eye...
Key lessons to prevent flammable vapor explosions caused by welding and cutting.
An ammonia leak at a coastal Alabama chicken distribution plant sent more than 120 people to the hospital on Monday, including four patients in intensive care, and forced residents to hide in their homes during the emergency. (Aug. 23)
Multiple explosions have been reported at a welding supply company in suburban Philadelphia and police are evacuating residents of the surrounding area. No injuries were immediately reported. (Sept. 1)
The Environmental Protection Agency recently revised its 50-foot Rodenticide Risk Mitigation Decision, which prohibited rodenticide bait placements further than 50 feet from a building.
Two years after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, scientists are finding trouble in the oiled Gulf of Mexico: fish with lesions and evidence of contamination.
At Fortune's Brainstorm Green conference, a panel debates whether fracking can be regulated without hurting the economy.
A startup company has pioneered a mobile way to filter wastewater from hydraulic fracturing so that the water can be reused.
Rivertop Renewables, a Montana-based renewable chemicals company, has successfully scaled its patented process technology from the lab to pilot manufacturing.
The Drive to Zero program achieved its goal of reducing DuPont Building Innovations’ environmental footprint from 81 million pounds of landfill waste annually to zero in only three years.
Air Science recently unveiled its Purair Flex film isolator with more volume, versatile tapered sleeve/glove choices, easy setup and several safety options.
A toy factory in Shenzhen, China has masterminded an ambitious plan to cut carbon emissions and reduce energy usage while still maintaining efficient manufacturing processes.
Harper International, a world leader in thermal processing solutions for advanced materials, has launched Beacon™, a ground-breaking new program.
Today’s best practices in water treatment focus on achieving operational efficiencies, energy reduction, environmental impact minimization and waste-to-energy solutions.
The Witte Co. offers optional vibration isolators on its vibrating fluid bed dryers, coolers, screeners, pellet classifiers, conveyors and other machinery.
There are many ways to kick-start your green initiative at work and operate your business in an eco-friendly and sustainable way.
In a recent survey, nearly four in five manufacturing workers agreed that shop towels should be banned if they are not 100-percent free of hazardous materials after laundering.
The abundance of shale gas resources may spark a U.S. manufacturing renaissance with economic benefits that include cost savings, greater investments to expand manufacturing facilities and increased employment.