Melt Preparation Part 1: Melt Temperature Optimization

During the injection molding process, the plastic that is injected into the mold must be molten, homogeneous and of a required melt density. This preparation of the melt happens in the molding barrel with the help of heater bands and the action of the screw. The settings of the heaterContinue Reading

Nord Stream gas leaks sees methane spew into the atmosphere

Climate scientists described the shocking images of gas spewing to the surface of the Baltic Sea as a “reckless release” of greenhouse gas emissions that, if deliberate, “amounts to an environmental crime.” Anadolu Agency | Anadolu Agency | Getty Images Unexplained gas leaks along two underwater pipelines connecting Russia toContinue Reading

Sustainability Initiatives Promoting Big Data and Analytics Adoption in A/NZ, Spending to Reach USD $8.9 Billion by 2026, Says IDC

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA, September 05, 2022 – According to the latest release of IDC’s Worldwide Big Data and Analytics (BDA) Spending Guide, Australia and New Zealand (A/NZ) spending on BDA solutions captured a net spend of USD $5.5 Billion in 2022 and is expected to register a compounded annual growth rate of 13.3%Continue Reading

These 7 union-backed workplace laws are coming to California

Topping the list of wins are bills that make it easier for farmworkers to unionize, help set higher minimum wages and conditions in the fast food industry and boost how much employees receive through paid family leave. Here’s POLITICO’s breakdown of new state workplace laws slated to take effect Jan.Continue Reading

10+ things to know in #MiamiTech: News from Gloria, Reetal, 54D, Comcast Rise, Material Bank, Miami Moonshot winners, eMerge Americas and more.

1 An exit new role for Miami founder of soccer startup Gloria OneFootball, the world’s largest football media platform, announced the appointment of leading gender equality activist, campaigner, and Miami tech entrepreneur Victoire Cogevina as VP of Women’s Football. In 2018, Victoire co-founded Gloria, a football community which will now be  rolled into OneFootball. AsContinue Reading

This campus takes “learning environment” literally

September 30, 2022 — The stark, Brutalist-style buildings in Washington, D.C.’s Van Ness neighborhood seem an unlikely target for sustainability retrofitting. But when the campus of the historically Black University of the District of Columbia (UDC) began to show signs of deterioration, the administration decided to go beyond just fixingContinue Reading

Fact Sheet: President Biden Tackles Methane Emissions, Spurs Innovations, and Supports Sustainable Agriculture to Build a Clean Energy Economy and Create Jobs

WASHINGTON – Today, President Biden announced his intent to appoint the following individuals to serve as members on the President’s Advisory Commission on Advancing Educational Equity, Excellence, and Economic Opportunity for Hispanics: Jules Buenabenta, Chair Ana Marie Argilagos Noel Candelaria Anna María Chávez Evelyn DeJesus Ana María García Blanco OliviaContinue Reading

Energy & Environment — Supreme Court to hear Clean Water Act case

The Supreme Court is set to review water regulations, the Federal Reserve will pilot an analysis of climate risks and California enacts a ban on “forever chemicals” in cosmetics. This is Overnight Energy & Environment, your source for the latest news focused on energy, the environment and beyond. For TheContinue Reading