Switzerland-based PSG® Automatik Plastics Machinery reports its SPHERO® S underwater pelletizer has won a Technology Innovation Award from Switzerland-based Ringier AG.
The EU Commission has published the Blue Guide 2014 Edition, an updated version of its guide to implementing directives based on the New Approach Directive and Global Approach.
Fluorine-free water repellent technology developer Bolger & O’Hearn Inc., Fall River, Mass., is now a bluesign system partner.
Morrisville, Pa.-based Gelest Inc. has released the “Technical Guide for Performance and Regulatory Compliance of BIOSAFE® Organosilane Antimicrobials.”
AmeriPride Services Inc., Minnetonka, Minn., has launched a Web Store platform and enhanced its Custom eStores program to improve customer ordering and program management experience. The company selected InsiteCommerce from Insite Software as its Web Store platform.
Philadelphia-based Aramark has received recognition for Performance Excellence from American Honda Motor Co. Inc. for outstanding uniform services provided at five automotive plants in Ohio and Indiana.
Londonderry, N.H.-based Klüber Lubrication has obtained National Sanitation Foundation ISO 21469 certification for its Londonderry facility.
The Burning Behaviours Committee, a working group of the Brussels-based European Man-made Fibres Assocation (CIRFS), has published the “Inherently Flame Retardant and Resistant Fibres” brochure.
New Oxford, Pa.-based Yazoo Mills Inc. has added nine additional sizes of 3-inch inner dimension by .250 cores to its stock core program, bringing the total of in-stock core sizes to 103.
New Zealand-based Aarque Graphics and Sydney-based Sublimation Solutions have joined Sawgrass Technologies Inc.’s global dealer network. Aarque will provide services related to Epson printers for sublimation throughout New Zealand and the Pacific Islands, while Sublimation Solutions will provide a wide range of equipment and supplies to customers in Australia.
Austria-based Löffler GmbH has been named the International Oeko-Tex® Association’s Company of the Month for July 2014.
TenCate Mirafi® RS580i, manufactured by Pendergrass, Ga.-based TenCate Geosynthetics Americas, was found to be the best geosynthetic in a full-scale study performed by the Western Transportation Institute at Montana State University, Bozeman, Mont. The study, titled “The Relative Operational Peformance of Geosynthetics Used as Subgrade Stablization,” revealed Mirafi RS580i provided the best traffic benefit ratio and the best grade course reduction when compared with the other geogrids and geotextiles tested during the study.
Washington-based Sandler, Travis and Rosenberg P.A. currently is offering an on-demand webinar titled “U.S.-Korea Free Trade Agreement Verifications: How to Pass United States and Korean Government Reviews.” The webinar is available 24/7 and costs $200.
Materials from a recent Global Organic Textile Standards webinar hosted by Textile Exchange (TE), O’Donnell, Texas, and the Brattleboro, Vt.-based Organic Trade Association (OTA) now are available for download at OTA.com.
Cintas Corp. reports its South Bend, Ind., rental location has received Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) Star certification from the Indiana Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).
A comprehensive update to the book titled “Printed Textiles: British And American Cottons and Linens, 1700-1850,” will be available from the Winterthur, Del.-based Winterthur Museum Sept. 23, 2014.