When I saw a news report that one of MythBusters' experiments -- with a cannonball, it turns out -- had gone seriously awry, I had to confess to mixed feelings.
With a frozen FDA budget and USDA program cuts, the food industry is faced with controversial fees and the responsibility to ensure safety through their own private efforts.
In the beginning of each year, many engage in goal setting or making New Year’s Resolutions. But by now, the gyms are empty and any pounds lost in January have crept back on.
E2S Warning's EEx d explosion-proof beacons can now be specified as an array of high-intensity LEDs, which enables nine different modes of operation.
Tharo Systems presents its PA1200fa front-apply label printer/applicator as an accurate solution for labeling the front of products.
Japanese factories that supply industries around the world were devastated after the earthquake in March.
How do you find the smallest contaminants, while ignoring what can sometimes be huge, confusing effects from the product or environment?
An explosion at a Chinese chemical plant has killed at least 16, injured 40 and left rescuers searching for the missing.
A year after the reactors at the Fukushima plant suffered a meltdown, the area is still one of the most hazardous places on the planet.
All I know is that J&J blew a huge opportunity to come back with a great packaging concept that veterinary product manufacturers perfected a long time ago.
When an arc flash occurs, workers can be knocked down or thrown several feet, resulting in broken bones, brain and internal injuries, and hearing loss.
PolyConversions introduces its VR™ sleeve glove that is made from a unique combination of 8-mil nitrile gloves and the company’s lightweight 4-mil VR protective sleeves.
Trace amounts of the fungicide carbendazin were recently found in domestic and imported orange juice, and the EPA has no established tolerance level of it. Now what?
The filtec SpectroVision Touch vision inspection system incorporates precise vision capabilities that make it indispensable when it comes to optical detection of defects.
A fire at BP’s Cherry Point oil refinery in Washington has left many wondering how the blaze will affect gas prices
New Pig recently unveiled its PIG® truck-mount spill kit to ensure that you are prepared for leaks and spills at fuel islands and other spill-prone areas.
E2S Warning Signals has developed the GNEx range of ATEX- and IECEx-approved Exe d explosion-proof manual call points in glass-reinforced plastic housings.
Computer Imprintable Label Systems introduces its unique ultra-solvent-resistant computer-printable label for high-performance liquid chromatography columns.
Oil skimming is an environmentally responsible way for wastewater treatment plant operators to remove trace amounts of oil from fracking wastewater prior to its disposal.
Pfannenberg’s Model DS 10-SIL, which is specifically designed to conform with SIL 1 and SIL 2 safety systems, capitalizes on the reliable, field-proven technology of the company’s workhorse model DS 10.
According to Oseco, its PRO+KRGL reverse buckling rupture disc provides a best-in-class Kr value for improved flow.
We knew we needed to help our employees -- one step at a time -- so we created and implemented a corporate walking program that helped moved the entire company forward.
The entirety of Johnson & Johnson’s recall story leaves me wondering one thing: Where’s the outcry? And, perhaps more importantly: How has the company managed to avoid it?
How secure is your facility from pests? The intruders you should be worried about this winter -- mice and rats -- can slip through holes as small as coins.
As an effective, uniform post-packaging kill step, high-pressure processing inactivates spoilage bacteria and pathogens, such as listeria, E. coli and salmonella.