Green & Clean

Green & Clean, Materials & Material Processing

Sugar Cane Paperboard suits industrial packaging applications.

January 29, 2016

Made from 100% pure sugar cane bagasse (agricultural by-product of sugar manufacturing), Earth Pact Sugar Cane Paperboard is free from bleach, chemicals, and dyes and suits packaging applications in food, cosmetics, and similar industries. Moisture- and grease-resistant grades are available. Promoting sustainably, product is sourced from rapidly renewable resource grown year round... Read More

Green & Clean, Services

NEMA says CEC should not increase price of LED bulbs.

January 29, 2016

NEMA called on California Energy Commission to ensure that California consumers have access to the most efficient, cost-effective, and preferred LED bulbs currently on the market. Proposal under consideration at CEC, if approved, will be the first instance in which CEC pursues regulatory action that will reduce potential energy savings, increase cost of energy-saving products for California... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Cleaning Products & Equipment, Green & Clean

EverPrime Waterless Drain Trap Liquid

January 28, 2016

EverPrime from Waterless Co. is designed for drains that tend to dry out due to lack of use, keeping indoor air odorfree and healthy. Totally biodegradable and freeze resistant, EverPrime eliminates sewer odors, minimizes plumbing and maintenance calls, and keeps pests away. Use it in floor and shower drains, sinks, A/C traps and even unused water fountains. Great for schools, restaurants,... Read More

Green & Clean

DeltaWing and DHX Electric Machines to Manufacture Revolutionary, Small, Light and Powerful Electric Motors

January 28, 2016

- Innovative motors are 75 percent smaller than conventional motors - New advanced cooling technology removes over 10 times the  energy and torque sapping heat - DeltaWing and DHX ramping up motor production for future vehicle applications, forging a  new "disruptive cumulative technologies" path BRASELTON, Ga. – DeltaWing Technology Group and DHX Electric Machines Inc. - two... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean, Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment, Material Handling & Storage

Power Entry Module can be used in Protection Class II equipment.

January 28, 2016

Designed according to IEC 60320-1 (style C18), Class II KMF supplied without ground pin and suitable for medical equipment used in residences. Double insulation between energized components and exposed parts is tested with 4,000 Vdc. Available with 2-pole line switch and 1- or 2-pole fuse holder, module supports current ratings from 1–10 A at 250 Vac and features 4.8 x 0.8 mm... Read More

Green & Clean, Services

ASHRAE Application automates 90.1-2010 compliance calculations.

January 28, 2016

Accessible from desktop, tablet, or other device, 90.1 ECB web application leverages Energy Cost Budget (ECB) method to automate calculations needed to show building project compliance with ANSI/ASHRAE/IES 90.1-2010, Energy Standard for Buildings Except Low-Rise Residential Buildings. Modeling compliance tool lets users input project parameters and calculates proposed design's projected... Read More

Green & Clean, Services

NEMA supports Supreme Court decision on role of FERC.

January 28, 2016

NEMA welcomes U.S. Supreme Court determination that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has the authority to regulate demand response—paying consumers to use less electricity during times of peak demand—in wholesale electricity markets. According to decision, FERC has the authority to regulate demand response at the wholesale level under Section 824 of the Federal Power Act. States have... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

Energy Storage System uses advanced vanadium technology.

January 28, 2016

Rated at 100 kW AC with up to 5 hour duration, ReFlex™ provides energy savings and power stability for commercial and industrial, microgrid, and utility customers. All components, including AC conversion, supporting systems, and controls are fully enclosed in standard 20 ft container. No external inverter, cooling, or control is required. With footprint of 160 ft², stackable system utilizes... Read More

Green & Clean, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Harper Awarded Major Contract for Nuclear Material Processing Equipment with KEPCO Nuclear Fuel (KNF)

January 28, 2016

Buffalo, NY - Harper International, world leader in thermal processing solutions for advanced materials, was recently awarded a contract for a Pusher furnace line with KEPCO Nuclear Fuel (KNF). Harper’s relationship started with KNF over nineteen years ago with contracts to supply five new sintering furnace systems. Over the past two years, Harper’s Applications, Engineering Technology Groups... Read More

Green & Clean, Mechanical Power Transmission

Energy-Efficient EC Motors target refrigeration, HVAC markets.

January 27, 2016

While increasing energy efficiency in commercial refrigeration and HVAC markets, EConomy and EXRi50 also improve reliability by reducing warranty costs due to IP rating. Profile of EXRi50 global-voltage, single-speed, single-direction, EC fans assembly, available as fan-pack with integrated fan ring, allows use in applications where current EC motor technology cannot physically fit. EConomy... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Green & Clean

Soysolv Graffiti Remover Best in Class

January 27, 2016

Tiffin, Ohio – SOYSOLV® GRAFFITI REMOVER has been recognized as Best in Class in a recent independent study conducted by the non-profit Center for a New American Dream. SOYSOLV® GRAFFITI REMOVER is a safer alternative made from American farm-grown soybeans and corn and replaces traditional toxic chemicals with a patented formulation. The study was conducted for the city of Portland,... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

AC Line Regenerative System offers ratings from 5-400 hp.

January 26, 2016

By capturing surplus regenerative energy from motor that would normally be expended by resistors and returning it to AC power source, IMPULSE•R+ optimizes energy efficiency of overhead cranes. System connects to network via Ethernet and PLC to monitor status in real-time. IMPULSE•R+ can be retrofitted to replace dynamic braking units and resistors on existing controls. Wiring and maintenance... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Green & Clean, Non-Industrial Products, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Kolbe's Windows and Doors Contribute to California Vineyard Home's Transformational Remodel

January 25, 2016

Wausau, Wisconsin -- Set on 20 acres in the Russian River Valley of Sonoma County in California's wine country, the remodel of this contemporary farmhouse focused on embracing the sweeping views of the surrounding pinot noir vineyard and pastoral landscape. Working closely with architect Amy A. Alper, AIA, Kolbe crafted the home's windows and patio doors to precise specifications... Read More

Green & Clean, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Sonobond Equipment Accommodates Manufacture of New Innovative Batteries

January 25, 2016

Company's Ultrasonic Metal Welders Offer Environmentally Friendly Assembly Method for Next-Generation Energy Storage WEST CHESTER, Pennsylvania – Innovative battery manufacturers are responding to the growing need for affordable and efficient solutions for renewable energy storage.  To accommodate the demand, they are using reliable, cost-effective and environmentally friendly ultrasonic... Read More

Green & Clean, Services

EPA 2014 TRI Report shows 6% decrease in total disposal, releases.

January 25, 2016

According to U.S. EPA's 2014 annual Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) report, 84% of 25 billion pounds of toxic chemical waste managed at U.S. industrial facilities was not released into environment due to use of such preferred waste management practices as recycling, energy recovery, and treatment. Remaining 16% was released to air, water, or placed in some type of land disposal – most of... Read More

Green & Clean, Services

ANSI Supports First World Smart City Forum to be held in July.

January 22, 2016

International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) launched World Smart City online community to help city stakeholders worldwide make cities smarter. This is part of IEC's lead-up to first World Smart City Forum — partnership between IEC, ISO, and International Telecommunication Union (ITU). ANSI will serve as supporting organization of said forum, which will be held July 13, 2016 in... Read More

Green & Clean, Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

DuPont Industrial Biosciences and ADM Announce Breakthrough Platform Technology for Long Sought-After Molecule

January 22, 2016

Opens Up Vast Landscape of Bio-based Materials Offerings WILMINGTON, Del. – Today, science and agricultural leaders DuPont Industrial Biosciences (DuPont) and Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) announced a new breakthrough process with the potential to expand the materials landscape in the 21st century with exciting and truly novel, high-performance renewable materials. The technology has... Read More

Green & Clean, Services

ASTM's Smart Manufacturing Journal is accepting submissions.

January 21, 2016

ASTM International is accepting papers for its newest journal, Smart and Sustainable Manufacturing Systems, which will launch January 2017. SSMS Editor-in-Chief Dr. Sudarsan Rachuri has recruited more than 50 top global experts from academia and industry to serve as editors and advisors for the new journal. Group welcomes research papers, industry case studies, industry application papers, survey... Read More

Green & Clean, Mechanical Power Transmission

PSI Engines Featuring Hyster® Variable Power Technology(TM) Recognized as Plant Engineering Product of the Year Finalist

January 21, 2016

Technology Allows Users to Increase ROI by Balancing Power and Fuel Economy GREENVILLE, N.C. – Hyster Company announces that its PSI engines featuring Hyster® Variable Power Technology™ have been recognized by Plant Engineering as a Product of the Year finalist in the material handling systems category. The competition celebrates innovation and identifies new product designs that help... Read More

Green & Clean, Services

ANSI's Did You Know looks at activities of members, partners.

January 21, 2016

UL-sponsored study reports on relationships between healthy and safe workforce and positive returns companies can provide shareholders. NFPA explained proper winter use of heating equipment for consumer safety. Survey released by ASQ shows increasing lack of qualified applicants for manufacturing jobs, while AHIMA survey exposed patient matching struggles within HIM. Journal launched by... Read More