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New Innovation in an Ancient Industry

Clay is one of the oldest building materials ever used by humanity to construct a permanent shelter. Archaeologists uncovered a 6,000-year-old sun-dried clay brick in Iraq, but it is likely that clay was being used long before that time, and it is being used in construction consistently still.

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August 20, 2018, 4:46 AM EDT

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New Innovation in an Ancient Industry »

Clay is one of the oldest building materials ever used by humanity to construct a permanent shelter. Archaeologists uncovered a 6,000-year-old sun-dried clay brick in Iraq, but it is likely that clay was being used long before that time, and it is being used in construction consistently still.

Clay Brick

Cutting, Capturing, and Countering Carbon »

The manufacturing sector and the oil and gas industry which powers it have always been significant contributors to air pollutant emissions and greenhouse gases, but advancements in technology and a shift toward more sustainable operating procedures are finally making a difference. As global demand for oil and gas products increases, the industry is making efforts to reduce the environmental impact

The Role of Industry in Reducing Emissions

Power to the People »

With energy prices soaring and carbon taxes being implemented by governments seeking to reduce carbon emissions and our dependence on fossil fuels such as oil and gas, the rise of sustainable houses is inevitable. Many households were initially hesitant to embrace compact fluorescent bulbs (CFLs) and LED lighting, but as these products have become safer, cheaper and more efficient, they are now co

The Future of Home-Based Sustainable Energy

Thinking Green »

As consumers, businesses, and governments begin to reconsider our century-long dependence on fossil fuels and other unsustainable practices, many companies are considering – or even outright embracing – eco-friendly business policies…

The Plastics of Today for Tomorrow

California Company Shines in a Growing Market »

Data Aire of Orange, California is an expert in precision air control and energy management solutions. The growing firm designs systems that regulate temperature, humidity and carbon dioxide (CO2) in indoor spaces for a very diverse client base.

Data Aire

Moving Toward a Better World »

A modern business with a rich history, Kollmorgen is a leading global provider of precision motion systems and components for OEMs that has been active in the industry for over a hundred years.

Kollmorgen

Guarding Against Microbes »

Before you can protect against microbes, it is important to know exactly what a microbe is and what harm it can do. Microbes are single-celled organisms that can only be viewed through a microscope and come in three main forms: fungi, bacteria and viruses.

What You Can’t See Can Hurt You

Forging Lifelong Friendships through Craft Beer and Spirits »

Specific Mechanical Systems is world-renowned for the design and fabrication of brewing and distilling equipment systems for brewing beer, luxury and craft spirits. Its high-end stainless steel products and copper equipment are mainly focused on the food and beverage market. General Manager Reo Phillips shared some insights about the company’s history and its future.

Specific Mechanical Systems

Providing the Printing Industry with Unmatched Products and After-Sales Support »

Since 1928, Rossini has supplied the printing sector with a complete range of rubber rollers, printing sleeves and equipment and has been a major, well-respected player in its industry due to its impressive after sales support, which, 90 years later, still remains unmatched.

Rossini

The Conversion Specialists »

For the past 25 years, Catbridge Machinery has brought precision engineering and expert machine building to a new level. Using an innovative, customer-centric approach to design and engineering, Catbridge has emerged as the leader in state-of-the-art web converting solutions.

Catbridge Machinery

Materials Made to Last »

MLP Steel has been one of America’s foremost manufacturers of steel and specialty metal wire products over the past fifty years. Its products are used in sectors including roads and infrastructure, transportation, automotive, mining, precast, ornamental and industrial construction.

MLP Steel

Smart Solutions »

Smart Solutions LasX IndustriesBy Ryan Cartner View in E-MagazineView in Brochure LasX Industries designs and manufactures innovative laser processing systems for cutting, etching, scoring, perforating and etching a wide variety of materials used in manufacturing. ~ The company was founded in 1998 and developed a novel laser processing system using a patented control algorithm to control laser pow

LasX Industries