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  • Firm to Open $2.3M Corn Milling Facility in Virginia

    Contract processor M&M Milling is investing $2.3 million to open a new corn milling facility in Virginia’s Isle of Wright County, a press release issued by Gov. Ralph Northam said Monday. The site will process Virginia-grown shelled corn into a fine flour used as an ingredient in a...

  • Lonza to Buy Novartis Drug Filling Plant in Switzerland

    Pharmaceutical and biotechnology firm Lonza is expanding its parenteral drug development and testing capabilities for clinical production and commercial launches with the acquisition of a sterile drug fill and finish facility in Stein, Switzerland from Novartis. On Monday, Lonza announced it has...

  • U.S. Chemical Production Continued to Gain in May

    According to the American Chemistry Council (ACC), the U.S. Chemical Production Regional Index (U.S. CPRI) rose by 0.4% in May, following a 0.2% gain in April and a 0.3% decline in March. During May, chemical output was up across all regions except the Ohio Valley, which posted flat growth....

  • Evonik Boosts Fumed Silica Capacity in Europe

    Specialty chemicals firm Evonik announced the startup of its new fumed silica plant complex in Antwerp, Belgium this week after investing a “upper double-digit million euro” sum in the project. Fumed silica produced at the Antwerp site will be sold under the AEROSIL brand, which is used...

  • Specialty Chemicals Firm Upgrades Colorado Plant

    Specialty chemicals firm Boulder Scientific recently expanded its manufacturing and research and development capabilities at its Longmont, CO plant with an addition of production space and a new research and analytical laboratories, a company announced in a release this week.  “We...

  • Chemical Mixing Incident at Ohio Plant Injures Worker

    A chemical mixing reaction at Addipel resin pellets facility in Elyria, OH on Wednesday left a worker with injuries, several local news organizations reported.  Crews responded to the Keep Court plant at about 10 a.m., finding a large volume of smoke in the facility when they arrived, ...

  • Mole-Master Becomes Member of Renewable Fuels Association

    Mole-Master Services Corporation announced Thursday that the company has become a member of the Renewable Fuels Association (RFA). Founded in 1981 and with offices in St. Louis, MO and Washington, D.C., RFA serves as an important advocate of the ethanol industry. The research and development...

  • Superior Introduces Lifetime Warranty on Cone Crushers

    Superior Industries Inc., a U.S. based manufacturer and global supplier of bulk material processing and handling systems, announced that a limited lifetime warranty now comes standard with new Patriot Cone Crushers. One-of-a-kind in dry bulk crushing, the no cost extended warranty covers the cone...

  • New Particle Characterization Contract Lab Opens

    A new particle characterization contract laboratory Independent Particle Labs (IPL) has opened in Northeast OH area. Founded and owned by particle characterization industry veteran of 25+ years Jim Fete, IPL offers contract testing for particle counting, sizing, and shape analysis. Using state-of...

  • CBG Enterprises to Lease Grain Facilities from Agspring

    CBG Enterprises Inc. subsidiary Consolidated Grain and Barge Co. (CGB) recently entered into a definitive agreement to lease nine grain elevators from Agspring-owned Big River Rice and Grain, the companies announced in a joint release.  “We announced a managerial services agreement last...