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  • Stopping dirty bombs in Southeast Asia

    In August 2018, Malaysian authorities reported the disappearance of an industrial device containing radioactive material. The device was lost while being transported from Negri Sembilan to Selangor by two technicians employed at a company that provides testing, calibration and inspection services to heavy industries. There are concerns that the unknown amount of radioactive iridium contained in ...

  • ILC Dover´s Flexible Containment Meets Nanomanufacturing Engineered Control Needs

    ILC Dover, the designer and manufacturer of NASA's space suits and a wide range of engineered film and fabric products, announced today its innovative, flexible containment systems are being offered for nanotechnology applications. These cost-effective disposable systems are engineered to contain powder transfers from cGMP to nanogram levels and range from single use transfers to multi-use ...


    By ILC Dover, Inc.

  • A Classic Resurges: Glass

    The inherent safety of glass, design innovations, recyclability and refilling of glass are all reasons why food and beverage comapanies are taking a fresh look at glass as a packaging option. Click here to read the December Food Technology magazine feature on these attributes, and how the glass container industry is positioning itself for even greater success in the age of sustainability. ...

  • Elfab announce launch of its first online store

    Elfab Limited; market leaders in pressure relief innovation are delighted to share the news of its innovative online store, now available to both new and existing customers on a global scale. At the click of a button, customers can expect a quick and simplified ordering process. There are various products available to buy through the Elfab Store, on industry best lead-times at low-cost prices. ...

  • Dirty cell clean up goes through the roof

    The x-ray cell in one of Dounreay’s redundant fuel cycle facilities has been stripped out, earning the decommissioning team a performance-based incentive. Its an important part of the post-irradiation examination facility’s clean-out programme, due to be completed in October 2012. During its lifetime the facility examined irradiated fuel and other fissile materials from research reactors at ...

  • Herman Miller again tops contract furniture industry in fortune`s `most admired` companies Survey

    For the 23rd time in 25 years, Herman Miller, Inc. was the highest ranking furniture manufacturer in a survey among the executives and board members of peer companies and independent industry analysts, as published in FORTUNE magazine's annual "Most Admired" companies feature. Taking 2nd overall in the expanded, 14 company category of 'Home Equipment, Furnishings,' Herman Miller received the #1 ...


    By 3BL Media

  • Fläkt Woods Boosts Express Fans Offer

    Fläkt Woods [FW], the UK’s leading manufacturer of industrial and commercial fans, has updated its Express Direct Range of fans – and launched a new Price List Catalogue. The Express Range now has well over 100 fans listed, including several new models, all of which are being held in stock and available for immediate delivery. The choice includes axial, boxed, plate, tube and bifurcated fans, ...


    By Flakt Woods Group SA

  • Cytec Industries Announces First Quarter 2011 Teleconference Schedule

    Woodland Park, New Jersey, March 30, 2011- Cytec Industries Inc. (NYSE: CYT) announced the following schedule and contact information for its first quarter earnings release and teleconference: Earnings Release:                April 21, 2011 after the close of marketTeleconference:                  April 22, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. ETDial in Number:                   Domestic: 888-713-4486             ...


    By Thomson Reuters

  • All over for the DFR stack

    The original stack from the Dounreay Fast Reactor has ended its days as a pile of scrap metal. Before the cutting work could start, Dounreay workers climbed inside the stack to decontaminate the interior, and remove the remaining pipe work. A team from Core Cut, a West Lothian-based company who are one of Britain's leading specialists in ‘DiamondWire’ sawing, then moved in and spent a number of ...

  • Regulated Substances Brief Provides Essential Guide to Chemicals Substances

    The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) and Compliance & Risks announced the launch of the Regulated Substances Brief, a newsletter focusing on Conflict Minerals, EU RoHS (European Union Restriction of Hazardous Substances) and EU REACH (Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and restriction of Chemical substances) regulations that apply to the off-road equipment manufacturing ...

  • ExxonMobil Announces Equipment for Industry Use Through Marine Well Containment Company

    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ExxonMobil, on behalf of the Marine Well Containment Company (MWCC), today announced an agreement with BP to provide its underwater well containment equipment to MWCC as part of BP's intent to join the new organization. Chevron, ConocoPhillips, ExxonMobil and Shell are establishing the MWCC to provide emergency response services in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. As part of ...


    By ExxonMobil

  • Closure and Container Manufacturers Association will become part of the International Society of Beverage Technologists

    The Closure and Container Manufacturers Association (CCMA) will become part of the International Society of Beverage Technologists (ISBT), effective April 1, 2013. A group will be formed with representatives from both organizations to facilitate the transition. “The CCMA board has decided that the time is right to tap into the resources of a larger organization with which we already share ...

  • Green paper mills see sales boost

    A new report released by Markets Initiative, an environmental publishing organization, shows a dramatic increase in recycled paper sales in 2007, despite difficult economic conditions for Canada’s paper mills. Although many paper producers faced record losses and mill closures in 2007, green paper mills fared well with increased sales and market access. One mill, Cascades Fine Paper, saw a ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Techase Develops Special Multi Plate Screw Press for Chemical Sludge

    Sludge from chemical industry contains large amount of chemicals. It will lead to corrosion to the equipment easily. Consequently, shorten lifetime of equipment and turn down its performance. Therefore, dewatering treatment of chemical sludge is a severe challenge for sludge dewatering equipment. To overcome this problem, Techase devote to R&D, and finally develop special Multi Plate Screw ...

  • Glass Bottle with Clean Lines & Premium Finishes Takes Top Prize in Student Design Competition

    The first-place winner of the 2018 Glass Packaging Design Competition at Michigan State University (MSU) School of Packaging is the student team of Quinn Alt, Kevin Dowdall, Zach Gudziak, Levi Korneli and Sabrina Tran. The winners beat out 35 student teams with their premium 1-liter glass bottle design for Hot Shot Cinnamon Whiskey. “This event consistently proves successful as a way to ...

  • Furuya Metal Opens Pyrometallurgical Facility Supplied by Tetronics

    Tetronics International, the global leader in the supply of Direct Current (DC) plasma waste recovery plants for the treatment of hazardous waste and metal recovery, is pleased to announce that Furuya Metal Co. Ltd., Japan has officially opened its new plasma facility supplied by Tetronics for the reclamation of Platinum Group Metals (PGMs) from spent catalysts. Furuya has introduced the plasma ...

  • AIRE Industrial expands flexible spill containment product distribution to Europe and Northwest Africa.

    AIRE Industrial signs agreement with French company, GMT, of Avignon, France to exclusively distribute AIRE Industrial spill / fluid containment products in Europe and Northwest Africa. “We are excited about expanding the distribution of our products outside of North America. This agreement will provide us a true global reach for our products” said Tim Lewis, AIRE Industrial Business Development ...


    By AIRE Industrial

  • ACCIONA`s LNG storage caisson leaves for the Adriatic Sea

    The concrete structure is 180 metres long, 88 metres wide and 47 metres tall. This is the first offshore gas terminal in the world, and it has the capacity to distribute 8 million metric tonnes per year. On Saturday, 30 August, the concrete LNG storage caisson built by ACCIONA Infrastructure is scheduled to leave Algeciras Bay in southern Spain for the Adriatic Sea. The caisson has a storage ...


    By ACCIONA S.A

  • U.S. Plastics Industry Maintained Trade Surplus According to Two New Plastics Reports

    WASHINGTON, D.C., October 31, 2019—The size of the U.S. plastics industry expanded in 2018, accounting for 993,000 jobs and $451.3 billion worth of shipments. In the same year, it maintained a trade surplus of $500 million—an increasingly rare feat among manufacturing sectors—as consumption of plastics products continued to grow in the U.S. Each of these figures are key ...

  • Sustainability in the Beverage Industry 2025: Beverage Industry Environmental Roundtable Releases Toolkit for Future Planning

    In an effort to provide informed future planning guidance, the Beverage Industry Environmental Roundtable (BIER) has launched the Future Scenarios Toolkit. With this toolkit, companies have a clear and robust framework to analyze potential future scenarios regarding impacts (social, environmental, governmental, etc.) to their business, their supply chain, and their production, as well as ...

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