The Color Pigments Manufacturers Association, Inc. (CPMA) is currently evaluating a new rule proposed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) concerning the identification and listing of hazardous production waste in the manufacture of certain organic pigments and dyes.
John Crowe, president of the Fluid Systems Division of Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Corp., has taken on the additional responsibility of being president of the company's Bearing & Seal Technology Division.
Linda Jones, Ph.D., professor of ceramic engineering, and William LaCourse, Ph.D., professor of glass science, both faculty members in the School of Engineering at Alfred University, were among the 58 individuals recently selected by The State University of New York Research Foundation as "New York's most important and innovative scholars and scientists for their accomplishments in medicine, education, literature, genetics, engineering, music, environmental studies, chemistry, computer science and other fields."<
Alcoa Inc. recently announced that its Alcoa-Kofem facility in Szekesfehervar, Hungary, was the recipient of the first-ever Good Corporate Citizenship and Social Responsibility Award from "Figyelo," a leading Hungarian business and economic journal.