News tagged with chain

Food tracking a taste of things to come

Some consumers already demand to know where their food comes from and how it's handled on the path to their plate, but growing pressures on world food production โ€“ and therefore food safety โ€“ will make ...

dateSep 19, 2013 in Other
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China fire rattles world chip supply chain

A fire at a giant Chinese factory making almost one sixth of the world's supply of a key high-tech component shows how vulnerable global manufacturing chains can be to an unexpected event, analysts say.

dateSep 12, 2013 in Business
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Mobile PCB cleanup system developed

University of Calgary scientists have developed new technology that promises a safer, cheaper way to clean up hazardous PCBs in soil using ultraviolet light โ€“ the first technology of its kind in the world.

dateSep 11, 2013 in Environment
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