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TestAmerica to Present Radiochemistry Webinar
8/27/2015 1:59:44 PM
TestAmerica Laboratories, Inc., the leader in environmental testing, will present a webinar entitled Fundamental Instrumentation and Methods for Radiochemistry Analysis in the Environmental Industry as part of its Ask the Expert Webinar Series. The webinar, hosted by TestAmerica Technical Director Terry Romanko, will be provided live on September 8, 2015 at 1:30 P.M. Eastern …
TestAmerica Laboratories, Inc. recognizes 50 years of service from Matt Lardy
8/27/2015 9:00:00 AM
TestAmerica Laboratories, Inc., a leader in laboratory support services to the Department of Energy and the Nuclear Power Industry, congratulates Matt Lardy on 50 years of service at the Richland, Washington Laboratory.   Mr. Lardy has dedicated much of his working career to the disciplines of radiochemistry and radiobioassay analysis.  He has worked in both technical and …
Aerobiology Laboratory Supports Legionella Testing Clients Following New Legislation
Aerobiology Laboratory Supports Legionella Testing Clients Following New Legislation
8/25/2015 3:29:14 PM
Following the largest known outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease in New York City, which has caused the death of twelve people and sickened more than 125 others, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has signed legislation to prevent future spread of this deadly disease.  A summary of the legislation requires all cooling towers to be registered, tested for Legionnaires’ disease, and …
China: UN Human Rights Expert Calls For Greater Transparency In The Wake Of Tragic Tianjin Explosion
8/20/2015 10:20:29 PM
The United Nations Special Rapporteur on human rights and hazardous substances and wastes, Baskut Tuncak, called on the Government of China and relevant businesses to ensure complete transparency in the investigation of the chemical disaster in Tianjin, including both causes and effects of the explosion. “The Chinese authorities should also assess whether China’s laws for …
Blue Termite: A Sophisticated Cyber Espionage Campaign is After High-Profile Japanese Targets
Blue Termite: A Sophisticated Cyber Espionage Campaign is After High-Profile Japanese Targets
8/20/2015 10:14:36 PM
Kaspersky Lab’s Global Research and Analysis Team has discovered Blue Termite – a cyberespionage campaign that has been targeting hundreds of organizations in Japan for at least two years. The attackers hunt for confidential information and utilize a zero-day Flash player exploit and a sophisticated backdoor, which is customized for each victim. This is the first campaign …
Drone industry growth threatened by cyber, human error and privacy concerns: Lloyd’s
Drone industry growth threatened by cyber, human error and privacy concerns: Lloyd’s
8/20/2015 12:49:53 PM
The drones sector is a dynamic and important component of the global aviation industry, with global expenditure on acquisition expected to double to $91bn in the ten years to 2024. However, concerns around safety, security and surveillance need to be considered by manufacturers and users of this technology, says Lloyd’s new report, Drones Take Flight . The study highlights …
21,000 Women Helped To Leave Extreme Poverty Behind Through Cash Grant & Training
21,000 Women Helped To Leave Extreme Poverty Behind Through Cash Grant & Training
8/18/2015 11:18:57 AM
More than 21,000 women in Bangladesh are to receive a one-time cash grant of 15,000 taka (US$190) to start small businesses, along with food and training in nutrition and business skills. The cash will be given to participating women after they have initiated training through a United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) and Government of Bangladesh initiative that aims to …
Appeals Court Rules That KBR Can Keep Evidence Of Contract Fraud Secret
8/11/2015 1:04:44 PM
Washington, DC. August 11, 2015. Today, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit  granted a petition  filed by the defense contractor Kellogg Brown & Root, Inc. (“KBR”) and ordered that internal company documents containing evidence that the company defrauded the U.S. government during the War in Iraq can remain secret. The controversy over the …
Study Finds Texas Voter Photo ID Requirement Discourages Turnout
8/7/2015 10:07:02 AM
This week marks the 50th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act. This week also marks a watershed ruling by a federal appeals court striking down the controversial Texas voter ID law as violating that landmark civil rights act. A new study conducted by the University of Houston Hobby Center for Public Policy and Rice University’s Baker Institute for Public Policy examines the …
One in Four Employers Say More Foreign Workers Should Be Allowed to Work in the U.S., CareerBuilder Survey Finds
One in Four Employers Say More Foreign Workers Should Be Allowed to Work in the U.S., CareerBuilder Survey Finds
8/7/2015 9:12:48 AM
Should the U.S. government raise the cap on H-1B visas and allow more foreign workers to be temporarily employed in the U.S.? Twenty-seven percent of employers say yes with more than half of these employers expressing concern over a widening talent gap and citing the residual benefit of furthering progress in STEM-related fields (science, technology, engineering and …
Sierra Club Commemorates 50th Anniversary of Voting Rights Act Signing
8/6/2015 4:59:43 PM
Fifty years ago today, President Johnson signed the Voting Rights Act (VRA) into law, prohibiting racial discrimination in voting. In 2013, the Supreme Court gutted a major portion of the law in Shelby County v. Holder, and some states have since passed laws that prevent minority communities from voting.   In response, Sierra Club Executive Director Michael Brune released …
CDC modeling projects growth of drug-resistant infections and C. difficile
8/5/2015 10:20:50 AM
The latest CDC Vital Signs includes mathematical modeling that projects increases in drug-resistant infections and Clostridium difficile ( C. difficile ) without immediate, nationwide improvements in infection control and antibiotic prescribing. The promising news is that CDC modeling projects that a coordinated approach—that is, health care facilities and health …
Native American Venture Fund to speak at the Daily Fantasy Sports Expo in Miami Beach on August 6-7
Native American Venture Fund to speak at the Daily Fantasy Sports Expo in Miami Beach on August 6-7
8/5/2015 8:00:00 AM
New York, NY--Ticonderoga Ventures, Inc. announces that the Native American Venture Fund will speak at the Daily Fantasy Sports Expo ( www.dfse.net ) on August 6-7, 2015 at the Miami Beach Convention Center. John Cataldi and Don Fiechter of the Native American Venture Fund (NAVF) will present on “DFS Benefits Operating within Sovereign Indian Nations.”  Native …
Many adolescents still not getting HPV vaccine
Many adolescents still not getting HPV vaccine
7/31/2015 8:56:16 AM
The number of 13- to 17-year-old boys and girls getting the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine increased slightly for the second year in a row, according to data from CDC’s 2014 National Immunization Survey-Teen (NIS-Teen), published in this week’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR). Despite these increases, 4 out of 10 adolescent girls and 6 out of 10 adolescent …

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