Posted on August 18th, 2011 No comments
PolyQuest Inc. , a distributor of virgin and recycled polyethylene terephthalate (PET) resins, has announced plans to expand its Darlington County, S.C., recycling and distribution facility
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PolyQuest Plans to Expand South Carolina Recycling Operations
Posted on July 13th, 2011 No comments
Chicago-based Sims Recycling Solutions (SRS ) has announced that it has achieved Responsible Recycling Practices for Electronics Recyclers (R2) certification at its facilities in Columbia, S.C.; Sacramento, Calif.; San Francisco; and Franklin Park, Ill.; as well as at two facilities in Tampa, Fla. The R2 standard is supported by electronic OEMs, the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI), the Information Technology Industry Council (ITI), public interest groups, the U.S.
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SRS Certified to R2 Standard at Six More Facilities
Posted on March 4th, 2011 No comments
Cascades Inc. has announced a planned investment in a new technology that will allow the company to produce high end tissue products with fewer recycled fibers
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Cascades Investing in Technology to Produce Tissue Products with Less Energy
Posted on August 20th, 2009 No comments
Healthcare organizations and state officials eager for a share of the $1.2 billion in federal government grants earmarked for healthcare IT technology will be told Thursday how to apply for the money. The nation’s healthcare IT chief, David Blumenthal, MD, will join Vice President Joe Biden and Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius in Chicago to make the announcement.
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Blumenthal, Biden, Sebelius in Chicago to talk IT
Posted on August 19th, 2009 No comments
The Department of Health and Human Services issued new regulations Wednesday requiring healthcare providers, health plans and other entities covered by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) to notify patients if their electronic health information has been breached.
Posted on July 3rd, 2009 No comments
The TJX breach saga came a little closer to an end (excluding of course the still-pending case being pursued by a couple of issuing banks) with the announcement of a settlement with 41 State attorneys general that brought actions under their State’s respective consumer fraud and deceptive practices laws (a copy of the settlement document can be found: HERE). This is a summary of the TJX settlement.
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TJX Settles with State Attorneys General for $9.75 Million