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    Registration Now Open for American Cleaning Institute Convention

    (October 20, 2014)
    Cleaning Product Supply Chain’s Top Business-to-Business Meeting Set for January 26-31, Grande Lakes Orlando  Registration is now open for the 2015 American Cleaning Institute (ACI) Annual Meeting & Industry Convention, set for January 26-31 at the Grande Lakes Orlando in Orlando, Florida. Companies that are members of ACI can now register online at www.cleaninginstitute.org. “The World of Cleaning in One… FULL ARTICLE >>
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    BAMA award winners announced…

    (October 17, 2014)
    The 2014 BAMA Awards – Results  The winning entries in the 2014 BAMA Awards were announced tonight (16 October). The results of these ‘Oscars’ of the aerosol industry were revealed at the annual British Aerosol Manufacturers’ Association annual gala dinner held in Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands.  The 2014 winners of the BAMA Awards, which were selected by a panel of… FULL ARTICLE >>
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    Aerosol Propellants Safety Seminar – It’s Not Too Late!

    It’s not too late to register to attend the Consumer Specialty Products Association (CSPA) Aerosol Propellants Safety Seminar on October 28 at the Chicago Marriott Suites Hotel. The latest draft agenda for the session is attached. And, although the hotel deadline is passed, you can still make reservations at the CSPA rate of $199 by contacting Laura Geib at [email protected]FULL ARTICLE >>
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    Plans move ahead for former Ball aerosol container plant

    Elgin, IL city council moved forward adopting a resolution supporting a request by The Packaging Wholesalers to obtain a Cook County Class 6b tax incentive to help fund a $3 million rehabilitation of the property at 1717 Gifford Road formerly occupied by Ball Aerosol & Specialty Container, Inc. According to supporting material for the committee of the whole meeting, the… FULL ARTICLE >>
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    SC Johnson discloses fragrance ingredients

    (October 16, 2014)
    SC Johnson will expand its ingredient disclosure efforts by providing product-specific fragrance ingredient information. The announcement marks a transformational initiative by a major U.S. consumer packaged goods company to provide fragrance ingredient information at the product level. Beginning in the spring of 2015, consumers will have access to the main ingredients used to create the fragrances in SC Johnson products.… FULL ARTICLE >>
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    OSHA Seeking Industry Input on Hazardous Chemicals

    (October 15, 2014)
      The U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is initiating a national dialogue with industry stakeholders about hazardous chemical exposure in the workplace. The idea of the dialogue is to gain input and intelligence as OSHA looks to redefine permissible exposure limits (PELs), which limit airborne concentrations, among other factors, of about 500 chemical substances. 95% of… FULL ARTICLE >>
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    Submit products now for the Paris Aerosol & Dispensing Awards…

    (October 7, 2014)
    The 9th edition of the Paris Aerosol & Dispensing Forumwill be held Feb. 4–5, 2014 at the Espace Champerret, Porte de Champerret,Paris, France. It will be held simultaneously with the 11th edition of Perfumes, Cosmetics & Design (PCD). Technological innovations in aerosol and dispensing systems packaging will be recized during the Paris Aerosol & Dispensing Awards, designed to help promote… FULL ARTICLE >>

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    Montfort A. Johnsen

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    Reverse Logistics Rule on the Way

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    W. Stephen Tait

    What are the various spray package corrosion mechanisms?

      By W. Stephen Tait, Ph.D., Pair O Docs…