The notion that we have an entire industry to fix oil spills is utterly ridiculous, when we should be funding a much needed industry for energy beyond fossil fuels.
Hazlux® 5 HID lighting fixtures from Thomas & Betts allow for safe installation in a wide variety of areas that require explosion-proof operation.
The National Nuclear Security Administration is dismantling the last of its Cold War-era nuclear bombs, and they are finally down to the last one -- a B53.
The Institute for Food Safety and Health provides scientific solutions regarding food safety, nutrition and processing technology through collaboration.
Listeria prevention tips probably serve the more important purpose of quelling public panic in the face of an unsettling truth -- consumers can’t always prevent Listeria.
American Fabric Filter now offers 18-gauge vinyl catch cloths for installation under conveyors in the food-processing and baking industries.
If best practices are adhered to, plant supervisors and managers can rest a bit easier knowing that their safety showers are working correctly.
Citation Technologies, Inc. recently announced the integration of new enhancements to the company’s ART, an innovative and cost-effective solution designed to minimize the guess-work and risk related to Environmental, Health, and Safety (EH&S) compliance.
OMEGA Engineering introduces its SCE-DC Series operator desk consoles as intended for indoor use to house electronic and electrical instruments and controls.
Charles Ross & Son designs and builds custom-fabricated tanks, stirred reactors, and pressure and storage vessels with capacities up to 70,000 gallons.
New Pig Corp. specifically designed its PIG® LEAKTRAPPER™ universal absorbent pillow to capture and absorb nuisance leaks at their source.
Videojet Technologies introduces its Wolke m600® small-character thermal ink jet printer to enable high-speed coding of serialized data and many types of barcodes.
My consulting plan is — avoid the word “plan” — and, be more precise by stating what you want that word to mean.
AutomationDirect now offers Crossfire safety glasses, which combine required eye protection with a comfortable fit in a lightweight, non-industrial look.
Aerodyne successfully installed a dust collection system for a chemical processor's project in which multiple attempts at efficient dust collection had failed prior.
Dr. Oz says he discovered elevated levels of arsenic in some apple juice brands, but the FDA disputes the findings.
California no longer allows baby bottles to contain BPA, a chemical that has been linked to infertility.
Oseco's FAS and PRO+ rupture discs boast the industry’s best KR values, a measurement used to determine the frictional flow loss through a rupture disc and holder.
As new drug compounds are being developed to fight diseases, the potency of these compounds is increasing, which puts the personnel working with them at higher risk.
It is intuitive that when an employee knows he or she is being watched, he or she is less likely to make mistakes or take shortcuts.
A recent study released by Gradient found that towels are often contaminated with heavy metal residues from other industries that survived the cleaning process.
Heavy plumes of smoke billowed off the Magnablend chemical plant in Waxahachie, Texas, after a fire sparked while workers were mixing chemicals.
Processes that are commonly most hazardous to scale-up are those associated with exothermic reactions and those that generate non-condensable gas.
An underground gas leak on a California roadignites into spiraling walls of fire.
Look for best practices in other industries to improve upon your weaknesses, because you may also find ways to do better that which you think you already do well.