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  • Dantherm Filtration Receives ATEX Certification

    In addition to having achieved ISO 9001 and 14001 certifications, Dantherm Filtration has become the first dust collection company in the U.S. who is approved to manufacture ATEX certified products. ATEX stands for ATmosphere EXplosive. It can be utilized to meet NFPA standards and is an...

  • Hawk Measurement Announces Two Additions

    Hawk Measurement, a leader in positioning and flow measurement technology, has announced the addition of two key players to its team. Mark Kulp has joined Hawk as sales manager. With more than 25 years experience in the level and flow technology industry, Kulp previously worked at Krohne where...

  • ACC's 2010 Guide to the Business of Chemistry Now Available

    The American Chemistry Council (ACC) has released the 2010 edition of The Guide to the Business of Chemistry. Published annually, the guide highlights the chemical industry's contributions to U.S. and world economies. “After the economic uncertainties of the past few years, the chemical...

  • Malvern Instruments Extends Direct Operations in Japan

    Malvern Instruments is extending its direct operations in Japan and has concluded an agreement with Sysmex Corp., the current distributor of its laboratory-based particle characterization systems, to transfer responsibility for sales and support to Malvern Instruments Japan. Malvern Instruments...

  • Metso to Supply Lime Calcining System to OJSC Novolopetsk Steel in Russia

    Metso will supply a lime calcining system to OJSC Novolopetsk Steel’s (NLMK) steel plant in Russia. Equipment delivery will be completed during the fourth quarter of 2011 and the refractory materials during the first quarter of 2012. The value of the order is not disclosed. The order is...

  • Hytrol Announces Addition of Mitch Johnson

    Hytrol Conveyor Company, Inc. has announced the addition of Mitch Johnson as director of systems development. Johnson comes to Hytrol with 27 years of engineering and sales experience in the conveyor industry where he was most recently employed as a regional sales manager for Intelligrated....

  • Pierre Foods to Merge with Advance Food Company and Advance Brands

    Senior management from Pierre Foods Inc., Advance Food Company, Inc., and Advance Brands LLC, have announced that the Boards of Directors of all three companies have unanimously approved and entered into a definitive merger agreement. The combined company will be called Advance Pierre Foods and...

  • U.S. House of Representatives Honors Freight Rail Industry's Economic Contributions

    The U.S. House of Representatives unanimously voted July 27, 2010 in support of a resolution honoring America’s freight railroad industry and its employees.  “Freight rail has played a critical role in the economic development of the United States and has helped to build cities...

  • New Early Detection System Helps FDA Identify More than 100 Food Safety Problems in First Seven Months

    More than 100 food safety reports were submitted by industry to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s new electronic portal in its first months of operation, according to the agency. Mandated by Congress, the Reportable Food Registry (the Registry) is a new system that requires...

  • Key Senate Panel Approves Three-Year Extension of Chemical Security Rules

    Legislation that would make existing chemical security standards permanent took a major step forward today, winning bipartisan support in the Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee. Following a markup, lawmakers voted unanimously to approve an amendment from Senator Susan Collins...