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  • U.S. Specialty Chemicals Market Stable

    The Specialty Chemicals Market Volume Index, a new tool created by the American Chemistry Council (ACC), began the third quarter on a stable note. This follows steady monthly declines since December as weakness in oilfield chemicals and a few other segments weighed on overall volumes. Of the...

  • Flexible Packaging Company Formed

    Wellspring Capital Management LLC, a New York-based private equity firm, announces the creation of a leading flexible packaging company through the merger of portfolio companies Prolamina Corp. and newly acquired Ampac Holdings LLC. Financial terms were not disclosed. The combined company,...

  • Inpro/Seal Donates $20,000 to Aspire

    The 28th annual Inpro/Seal VIP Charity Golf Tournament raised $20,000 for Aspire, a non-profit recognized throughout the Midwest as a leader in providing bold, pioneering and uncompromising services to children and adults with developmental disabilities. Ninety-seven Inpro/Seal customers,...

  • Bunting Magnetics Joins CEMA

    The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA) announces that Bunting Magnetics Co. has become its newest member.   Bunting supplies magnets and magnet-related equipment, including processing, material handling, recycling, workholding, metal detection, and printing. Barry...

  • Free Basics of Material Agglomeration Webinar

    When selecting the optimum particle size enlargement technology for a specific application, both the specifications of the feed material as well as the requirements for the final product need to be considered. Agglomeration is a specific particle size enlargement process in which particles are...

  • Spiroflow Collects Two Company of the Year Awards

    Spiroflow Ltd. has announced the company has won two “Company of the Year” awards in the United Kingdom. Spiroflow, which manufactures bulk material handling equipment such as flexible screw, aero mechanical, vacuum, tubular cable and chain drag conveyors, bulk bag unloaders, and more...

  • OSHA Fines Chicken Processor $861K

    For employees at a leading supplier of chicken to national fast food and supermarket brands, the dangers of amputation, electrocution, and hazardous falls are all in a day's work, and part of their employer's long history of violating federal worker safety and health standards. A U.S....

  • More Than 100 Dead, 700 Injured in Chemical Blasts

    At least 100 people died and more than 700 were injured after multiple explosions Wednesday at a warehouse in the northern port city of Tianjin, China, about 75 miles east of Beijing. Officials said thousands of people are homeless as a result of the blasts and at least 70 people were still...

  • NORD Drivesystems Group Celebrating 50th Anniversary

    More than 300 industry representatives joined the NORD Drivesystems Group 50th anniversary celebration at the German headquarters on June 12, 2015. Since its beginning in 1965, NORD has grown from a small local gear manufacturer in Germany to one of the world’s leading drive technology...

  • Sheppard Earns IoPP Lifetime CPP Certification

    IoPP (Institute of Packaging Professionals) has recognized TricorBraun package consultant Terri Sheppard with the Lifetime CPP (Certified Packaging Professional) Certification. This certification is awarded after an IoPP member has been recertified three times as a CPP.     ...