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  • SOCMA Welcomes House Passage of EPA Regulatory Relief Act

    The Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA) commended the House of Representatives for passing the EPA Regulatory Relief Act of 2011, thereby providing the agency with more time to re-propose key rules affecting SOCMA members and to get them right. H.R. 2250 provides EPA the...

  • Powder Mixing Technology Course Offered

    The Center for Professional Advancement (CfPA) is offering a technical training course on Powder Mixing Technology, November 7-8, 2011 in New Brunswick, NJ. This course is designed for professionals who are concerned with blended powder R&D and production technology in managerial,...

  • Potter Promoted to Engineering Manager at Innovative Processing Solutions

    Aaron Potter has been promoted to engineering manager for Innovative Processing Solutions. Potter has more than 14 years experience as a systems and design engineer for Innovative Processing Solutions as well as its affiliate, Stedman Machine Co. Potter has a Bachelor of Science degree in...

  • SOCMA Welcomes Seven New Members in Third Quarter

    The Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA) welcomed seven new companies into its ranks as more and more specialty chemical manufacturers and service providers recognize that the value of the association’s services far exceeds the cost of membership. The new members were...

  • SOCMA Welcomes Congressional Passage of Free Trade Deals

    The Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA) hailed the passage of the long-delayed free trade agreements (FTA) with South Korea, Panama, and Columbia in Congress, saying the vote will bring immediate relief to chemical manufacturers by allowing them to expand sales to these key...

  • Dow Announces Jennifer Granholm's Resignation from Board of Directors

    The Dow Chemical Company has announced that Jennifer M. Granholm has resigned from its Board of Directors in order to pursue other opportunities. “We would like to thank Governor Granholm for her service to our company,” said Andrew N. Liveris, Dow’s chairman and chief...

  • Magnum Systems Promotes Gary Saunders to General Manager

    Gary Saunders, an industry leader with more than 25 years of experience in the packaging and material handling industry, has been promoted to general manager at Magnum Systems. Until this promotion Saunders was the VP of sales of marketing at Magnum Systems.   Magnum Systems, one of North...

  • Magnum Systems Appoints Pace as Technical Industrial Representative

    Magnum Systems, one of North America’s leading designers and manufacturers of material handling and packaging systems for dry bulk solids, announced an agreement with Pace Co., of Richmond, VA, to cover the industrial markets in Virginia. Paul Birdsong and Doris Harkness of Pace Co. have...

  • CEMA's August Orders up 13% from July, 24% from 2010

    The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA) reported that its August 2011 Booked Orders Index was 159, up 18 points or 13% from July  2011’s Index of 141. The August 2011 Index represents an increase of 24% from the August 2010 Index of 128. August Booked Orders Indexes...

  • Schenck AccuRate Names New Chief Operating Officer

    Brian Hartwig has been promoted to chief operating officer for Schenck AccuRate Inc. His promotion is in line with the Schenck Process Group corporate structure of having two officers lead the company. Hartwig will work with Dirk Maroske to set the company objectives and fulfill the...