Given the magnitude of 21st Century challenges, it is increasingly clear that effective designers and engineers will need to be capable of designing for sustainability.
No tubing material is an exact replacement for fluoropolymer, but when it isn't available, other materials such as polypropylene provide an alternative. NewAge Industries’ Prolite® polypropylene tubing offers general chemical resistance that approaches fluoropolymer.
SOR announces that their line of pressure, differential pressure, temperature, vacuum and level switches has been certified fit for use in SIL (Safety Integrity Level) environments.
Pall Life Sciences’ Kleenpak sterile disconnector provides an easy-to-use, secure method for the sterile disconnection of flexible tubing assemblies, even in an uncontrolled environment.
A group of farmers in southern Kansas pooled their land to more than double their money from an oil company for their mineral rights.
What kind of manufacturer employs a highly skilled mix of neurotoxicologists, limnologists, oceanographers, hydrologists, biologists and engineers?
Illinois-based Elastec/American Marine has seen demand for their oil cleanup products grow since they helped clean up theDeepwater Horizon spill in the gulf.
Heat from the plant will be used to produce 5 tons of saturated steam, which will be used to produce concrete for pre-fabricated components and electricity conversion.
At issue is a compensation practice known as “gang time,” which the plaintiffs allege violates the federal Fair Labor Standards Act.
Last year, recalls of pharmaceutical products have included baby lotions, parenteral nutrition products, nasal decongestant sprays and alcohol swabs -- all resulting from microbial contamination.
The Wave Glider ocean robot, made by California startup Liquid Robotics, can help monitor ocean temperatures, weather and even detect oil spills.
Airmaster Aerator has designed its 50-HP Turbo X-Treme Magnum aerator to provide maximum aeration while using only a fraction of the energy required by other models.
Before flies and rodents invade your facility, make sure that you take the necessary precautions to keep them from affecting your products and your bottom line.
Being a mill worker was harder then, before ergonomics and air conditioning, when 140-pound sacks of flour went on your back, and sweat and dust combined to leave plaster down your arms.
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.
http://storyofcapandtrade.org - The Story of Cap & Trade is a fast-paced, fact-filled look at the leading climate solution being discussed at Copenhagen and on Capitol Hill. Host Annie Leonard introduces the energy traders and Wall Street financiers at the heart of this scheme and reveals...
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.