Processing 1,200 tons of cassava roots a day, Chockyuenyong Industrial, headed by Tawatchai Yuenyong, uses GWE anaerobic technology supplied by local GWE agent Retech Energy with a capacity of 3,200 m3 effluent a day. The installation provides wastewater cleanliness while generating green power and carbon credit profits as well, says GWE CEO Jean Pierre Ombregt, whose company has completed more than 300 water and waste water projects in more than 60 countries.
LYNCHBURG, Tenn. (AP) — Jack Daniel's is releasing ready-to-drink beverages in the United States next month. The drinks are Jack Daniel's Old No. 7 Tennessee sippin' whiskey with various mixers such as colas. All varieties are available in four-packs of 12-ounce recyclable aluminum bottles with four-packs of 12-ounce recyclable cans available in select states.
RICHFIELD, Wis.(PRNewswire) — DCI Cheese Company ("DCI") Thursday announced that the company has entered into a definitive merger agreement whereby Saputo Cheese USA Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Saputo Inc., will acquire Fairmount Cheese Holdings Inc. ("Fairmount"), parent company of DCI Cheese Co.
POSTVILLE, Iowa (AP) — Missing records are slowing efforts to recover money that could be redistributed among creditors listed by Agriprocessors Inc. The meatpacking company filed bankruptcy in November 2008 after a massive immigration raid at its Postville plant. According to The Gazette of Cedar Rapids, the bankruptcy case could continue another two years.
studies, largely due to rising need as a result of the recession and widespread unemployment. With services for low-income families on the table for cuts, Feeding America's nationwide network of food banks may see a further increase in the number of people seeking help to feed themselves and their families.
(AP) — Nestle products are displayed during the 2010 full-year results press conference of the food and drinks giant Nestle in Vevey, Switzerland, Thursday, Feb. 17, 2011. Swiss food and drinks giant Nestle SA boasted a full-year net profit of 34.23 billion Swiss francs (US$ 35.
An episode of NPR’s This American Life claims it may have found the original recipe for Coca-Cola. Where has it been hiding all this time? In a 1979 newspaper, of course.
Public Radio's This American Life recently reported that it may have found Coca-Cola’s secret formula in a 1979 newspaper, but the soda giant claims that recipe isn’t “the real thing.”
Author Elizabeth Abbott discusses the role of sugar in food production, as well as emerging economies and biofuels.
A new study indicates that children who are fed junk food may have lower IQs than their peers who eat “traditional” foods like meat and vegetables.
VASSOYOAIR air pneumatic tray formers are designed to run an extensive range of corrugated tray designs, including Produce, Citrus, Bliss, Showcase, Display and more. The flexible design allows the product to be tailored to the unique requirements of each customer. Able to produce a large tray size range at speeds up to 22 trays per minute, the unit is built with a heavy duty, welded steel tubular frame and low maintenance drive.
The PFM Tester series features an internal safety pressure relief disc, or "burst disc." The product measures flow, pressure, temperature and horsepower on mobile hydraulic equipment. The design ensures that in the event of an over pressurization, the fluid is safely allowed to bypass the load valve and remain within the hydraulic system.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Regulators are considering putting an early end to the New England shrimp season because fishermen are catching too many of them. Officials with the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission have scheduled an emergency phone meeting Friday to consider shutting down the season — possibly next week — for the second year in a row because the harvest is fast approaching the 8.
CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — The Campbell Soup Co. is planning to spend $10 million over the next decade on a new initiative to reduce obesity and hunger among children in Camden, the company's impoverished hometown. Company officials plan to announce the initiative Wednesday but gave The Associated Press details in advance.
DOVER, Del. (AP) — A Delaware judge has delayed a shareholder vote on Del Monte Foods Co.'s planned $4 billion acquisition by a group of private equity firms and left the door open to competing bids. In a ruling dated Monday, Vice Chancellor J. Travis Laster blasted Del Monte's financial adviser, Barclays Capital, saying the investment bank misled Del Monte's board and "secretly and selfishly manipulated the sale process" in order to obtain "lucrative buy-side financing fees.
TOKYO (AP) — Japan has temporarily suspended its annual Antarctic whaling after repeated harassment by a conservationist group, a government official said Wednesday. Sea Shepherd Conservation Society ships have been chasing the Japanese whaling fleet for weeks in the icy seas off Antarctica, trying to block Japan's annual whale hunt, planned for up to 945 whales.
AMSTERDAM (AP) — The world's third-largest brewer Heineken NV reported strong growth in 2010 profits on Wednesday due to cost-cutting, but said its 2011 mug is half-full: consumers in rich countries are cautious and grain prices are rising, but the company expects to offset that by hiking prices.