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IPC releases Conflict Minerals Data Exchange Standard.
IPC-Association Connecting Electronics Industries    Bannockburn, IL 60015
April 18, 2014 IPC, working with Automotive Industry Action Group, Conflict-Free Sourcing Initiative, and Japan Electronics and Information Technology Industries Association, published IPC-1755 Conflict Minerals Data Exchange Standard, to help suppliers and customers effectively facilitate conflict minerals data exchange along global supply chain. Standard includes terms and definitions, descriptions of declaration classes, data requirements for conflict minerals declaration, and verification guidance.
AIA encouraged by SASC member meeting on sequestration.
Aerospace Industries Association    Arlington, VA 22209-3928
April 18, 2014 Aerospace Industries Association is encouraged by the news that members of the Senate Armed Services Committee are meeting to discuss solutions to the threat posed to national security by indiscriminate budget cuts under sequestration during fiscal years 2016 through 2019. Senior Pentagon leaders have repeatedly warned that failure to address sequestration would impact readiness, troop levels, and modernization, leading to unacceptable loss in military capabilities.
FAA announces Philippines' aviation safety rating.
Federal Aviation Administration    Washington, DC 20591
April 18, 2014 FAA announced that the Republic of the Philippines complies with international safety standards set by the International Civil Aviation Organization and has been granted a Category 1 rating. The country previously held a Category 1 rating until January 2008, when it was downgraded to Category 2. With International Aviation Safety Assessment Category 1 rating, Republic of the Philippines’ air carriers can add flights and service to the United States and carry the code of U.S. carriers.
BIO honors Senator Blunt as Legislator of the Year.
Biotechnology Industry Organization    Washington, DC 20024
April 18, 2014 As ranking member of the Agricultural Appropriations Subcommittee, Senator Roy Blunt (R-MO) has distinguished himself through leadership and support of a number of critically important issues, including responsible funding for the FDA, and the release of sequestered FDA user fees. He has championed public policy that enables biotech companies to bring life-saving and life-enhancing technologies to market, while ensuring America remains the world leader in life sciences innovation.
BIO honors Congressman Holt as Legislator of the Year.
Biotechnology Industry Organization    Washington, DC 20024
April 18, 2014 According to Debbie Hart, President and CEO of BioNJ, Congressman Rush Holt (D-NJ) has been a stalwart advocate for sound public policy that advances all sciences, including biotechnology. Through his over 15 years of service to the citizens of New Jersey's 12th district, he has elevated the level of discussion and support for science in the U.S. Congress. By demonstrating a respect for research and an appreciation of scientific thinking, he has set a standard to which we all can aspire.
EPA Outlines Its Strategic Plan for fiscal year 2014-2018.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)    Washington, DC 20460
April 18, 2014 EPA issued its fiscal year (FY) 2014–2018 Strategic Plan, which provides blueprint for advancing EPA's mission to protect public health and environment across USA. In addition to addressing climate change and improving air quality, strategic goals include protecting America's waters, cleaning up communities and advancing sustainable development, ensuring safety of chemicals and preventing pollution, and protecting human health and environment by enforcing laws and assuring compliance.
ASC Enhances Its Website with VOC compliance tool.
The Adhesive and Sealant Council, Inc.    Bethesda, MD 20814
April 18, 2014 Interactive tool in Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC) Regulations section of adhesives.org and sealants.org helps visitors find state and local regulations pertaining to VOC limits for adhesives and sealants. Via map of USA, EH&S personnel can access any state's current regulations addressing VOC limits for industrial or consumer adhesive and sealant products. Visitors can also access EPA's national rule for consumer adhesives and sealants as well as EPA's Control Technology Guideline.
NTSB Chairman to speak at National Press Club breakfast.
National Transportation Safety Board    Washington, DC 20594
April 17, 2014 Deborah A.P. Hersman, outgoing NTSB Chairman, will speak about her tenure at the NTSB during National Press Club breakfast on April 21. Hersman, who has led the safety agency for 5 of her 10 years on the board, has been recognized as a leading safety advocate across all modes of transportation. She has focused attention and actions on addressing fatigue and distraction in transportation, eliminating impaired driving, improving child passenger safety, and helping accident victims and families.
A4A applauds approval of Shuster-DeFazio legislation.
Airlines for America    Washington, DC 20004
April 17, 2014 A4A applauded House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee's passage of legislation ensuring airline customers are aware of exactly how much of their ticket price goes to federal taxes and still know full price of travel before they purchase. Transparent Airfares Act of 2014, introduced by Chairman Bill Shuster (R-PA) and Representative Peter DeFazio (D-OR), would end ability for government to bury ticket tax hikes in advertised prices by reversing DOT's misguided Full Fare Advertising Rule.
SME announces new manager of AM and 3D printing.
SME    Dearborn, MI 48121
April 17, 2014 SME announced addition of Kevin Ayers as industry manager of additive manufacturing and 3D printing. In this newly created role, Ayers will develop and manage all SME activities associated with additive manufacturing. Ayers joins SME after 30 years with the FBI in its manufacturing lab, and has been an active member and volunteer leader with SME’s Rapid Technologies & Additive Manufacturing Community, as well as SME’s RAPID event. He will also serve on the Governance Board of America Makes.
BIO and Biominas Brasil to host BIO Latin America Conference.
Biotechnology Industry Organization    Washington, DC 20024
April 17, 2014 BIO and Biominas Brasil announced that they will co-host the inaugural BIO Latin America Conference to be held September 9-11, 2014 at the Sheraton Rio Hotel & Resort in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Conference will bring together executives, researchers, investors, and government officials from Latin America and globally to discuss trends, navigate industry challenges, conduct partnering meetings, attend company presentations, and learn about investment opportunities within this emerging market.
Six Industry Volunteers receive IPC President's Award.
IPC-Association Connecting Electronics Industries    Bannockburn, IL 60015
April 17, 2014 In recognition of their significant contributions of time, talent, and ongoing leadership in IPC and the electronics industry, 6 long-time IPC volunteers were presented with IPC President’s Awards at IPC APEX EXPOŽ. Award recipients were: Daniel Gamota, Jabil Circuit, Inc.; E. Eddie Hofer, Rockwell Collins; Gerard O’Brien, Solderability Testing & Solutions, Inc.; Richard Rumas, Honeywell Canada; Tony Senese, Panasonic Electric Works; and Donald Walsh, Uyemura International Corp.
NTSB Webinar addresses rail transit investigation procedures.
National Transportation Safety Board    Washington, DC 20594
April 17, 2014 Scheduled for April 30, 3-hour "Rail Transit Party Process Training" webinar will help current and potential participants in NTSB accident investigations better understand procedures and processes involved so they can work more effectively with the NTSB. It will include a discussion of party members’ roles and responsibilities, interactions with NTSB, and media relations. Participants will have the opportunity to ask presenters questions via telephone and email.
A4A Congratulates Recipients of 2014 EMMC Nuts and Bolts Award.
Airlines for America    Washington, DC 20004
April 17, 2014 At annual MRO Americas conference, 2 aviation industry experts received A4A Engineering, Maintenance, and Materiel Council (EMMC) 2014 Nuts and Bolts Award. Recipients were Dave Ramage, VP of Technical Operations at JetBlue Airways, and Joe White, who served as A4A Managing Director of Engineering and Maintenance before retiring in 2013. Award recognizes those who demonstrate outstanding service and achievements in engineering or maintenance fields within commercial aviation industry.
FAA Proposes Civil Penalty against Unilever BestFoods, Inc.
Federal Aviation Administration    Washington, DC 20591
April 17, 2014 FAA proposes $77,000 civil penalty against Unilever BestFoods, Inc. for alleged Hazardous Materials Regulations violations regarding November 8, 2012 shipment (via FedEx) to Bolingbrook, IL of leaking fiberboard box containing one pump bottle of flammable liquid styling spray and 3 aerosol cans of flammable gas hair spray. Purportedly, package was not declared to contain hazardous materials, and materials offered were not properly classed, described, packaged, marked, or labeled.
NASA and Partners to test alternative fuels.
NASA    Moffett Field, CA 94035
April 17, 2014 NASA has signed separate agreements with the German Aerospace Center (DLR) and the National Research Council of Canada to conduct series of joint flight tests to study atmospheric effects of emissions from jet engines burning alternative fuels. NASA's DC-8 and HU-25C Guardian, DLR's Falcon 20-E5, and NRC's CT-133 research aircraft will conduct flight tests in which DC-8's engines will burn mix of different fuel blends, while the Falcon and CT-133 measure emissions and observe contrail formation.
NEMA publishes revised NEMA MG 1 Condensed Information Guide.
National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA)    Rosslyn, VA 22209
April 16, 2014 National Electrical Manufacturers Association published NEMA MG 1-2011 Condensed Information Guide for General Purpose Industrial AC Small and Medium Squirrel-Cage Induction Motor Standards. Condensing standard NEMA MG 1-2011 Motors and Generators, document has parts of original reprinted in entirety while others have been combined or abbreviated. Changes include Feb 2011 revision of Premium Efficiency Motor tables for medium motors adding efficiency values for 8-pole premium efficiency motors.
EPA to work with ports to improve environmental performance.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)    Washington, DC 20460
April 15, 2014 EPA hosted "Advancing Sustainable Ports" summit to kickoff initiative to recognize ports that take action to improve environmental performance, including improving local air quality, reducing carbon emissions, and addressing environmental justice issues. Program will also work with port authorities to develop emission measurement tools to better understand energy use and environmental impact. In addition, EPA will award $4.2 million in grant funding for clean diesel projects at 6 U.S. ports.
HI enters into Training Partner Agreement with ABB and Baldor.
Hydraulic Institute    Parsippany, NJ 07054
April 15, 2014 Through Training Partner Agreement, Hydraulic Institute, ABB, and Baldor Electric Company will broaden educational opportunities for pump end-users, distributors, and consulting firms by developing co-branded educational and training programs and sponsoring technical webinars and e-learning courses focused on variety of pump topics. ABB and Baldor will also host Pump Systems Optimization course that is focused on reducing energy costs, maintenance, and downtime associated with pump operations.
Synthetic Biology breaks new ground on renewable chemicals.
Biotechnology Industry Organization    Washington, DC 20024
April 15, 2014 During BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology, May 12–15, 2014, executives from consumer product and renewable chemical companies will present recent achievements in synthetic biology and genomics research. Some Breakout Program Sessions will include: New Enzymes and New Chemical Pathways; Beyond Transgenics: Biotechnology Tools to Enhance Value; Public Perception for an Emerging Technology; and Fermentation Process Design and Separation Techniques.

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