Last year’s plant safety and food contamination incidents shocked food processors into action. Food Manufacturing reviews the biggest disasters of 2011.
Regardless of whether the recent surge in warning letter issuances has led to a medication shortage, those within industries regulated by FDA should learn from such occurrences.
CNBC's Brian Shactman reports from Long Island, where drivers are lining up around the block to fill up their tanks.
The only negative data to come out of the study -- other than the whole hypothetical nuclear holocaust business -- was that beer suffered greater flavor changes than soft drinks.
Sichelschmidt Forklift Corp.’s ex-protected trucks have been designed from the outset for operation in potentially explosive zones.
There is little disagreement that data has value. In fact, digital data seems to be the new world currency. So protecting valuable data assets is a central concern for business continuity management.
It's early in the morning, and 13-year-old Ezzat is hard at work in one of Cairo's pottery workshops in an ancient part of the Egyptian capital. He sorts through the day's production. In the same area of workshops, three barefoot boys under the age of 12 carry clay pieces from inside the factory out into the sun to dry.
RIG-A-LITE’s XP LED series luminaires are available in 2- and 4-foot lengths, each with multiple lumen packages.
Larson Electronics’ Magnalight.com now offers the EPL-21-IRLED as an explosion-proof, portable, infrared LED light for low-voltage power requirements.
Imposing a uniform rate for insurance without taking advantage of any of the data that allows companies to predict risk is like blindfolding a man and then telling him to go find his car keys.
Just as it’s illegal for you to print money, but perfectly legal for the government to do so, there may come a time when the government deems it necessary to analyze your DNA for reasons of “efficiency.”
3E Co. offers a new Safety Card module for its 3E Online® MSDS Safety Data Sheet (SDS) management platform that enables the quick and easy creation of safety cards, informing employees of the risks involved with product usage, level of protection required and emergency procedures.
Epson America has designed its ColorWorks™ C831 wide-label printer to aid in complying with Globally Harmonized System labeling standards.
BWAY Corp. now produces the Tri-Seal gasketless open-head plastic pail cover without a gasket because it implements a watertight/airtight seal.
PwC U.S. released the 2013 Global State of Information Security Survey with key findings on information security issues facing the industrial products industry.
As the earthquake struck, automatic shutdown procedures were followed, and after the earthquake, operating reactors were still under control. The problems came with the tsunami.
Although food recalls are primarily a public health concern, it’s also an economic issue. What are these costs, and how can companies prevent or mitigate the cost of recalls?
Airflow Systems Inc.’s DT-3000V2 downdraft table is designed to provide high-efficiency, source-point collection and filtration of powder, dust, fumes, smoke and other contaminants produced during industrial processing and production operations.
Rare-earth magnets demonstrate metal detection to Hershey plant visitors while keeping the “Create Your Own Candy Bar” attraction safe and contaminant-free.
Air Science’s self-contained Mobile EDU fume hood is excellent for classroom demonstrations and industrial training.
Approved under both UL and ATEX safety standards, the EXPRL-91 intrinsically safe LED flashlight from Larson Electronics’ LXflashlights.com is an ideal portable light source for workers in hazardous locations within both the U.S. and European Union.
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' preliminary results of the national census of fatal occupational injuries show that 4,609 people died from on-the-job injuries in 2011.
Officials in Japan use an unmanned helicopter to measure radiation levels near the damaged Fukushima nuclear power plant.
New Pig Corp.’s Pig Blue® absorbent mat soaks up more liquid — up to 43 ounces per pad from both high-volume leaks and spills and everyday cleanup tasks — than any other New Pig Mat.