Public Sector
NIST technique that precisely measures polymer processing will improve SLA 3D printing   
January 24, 2019 Associated Profiles : National Institute of Standards and Technology
Source: 3D printing applications - and those fancy SLA machines just got an upgrade through a NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) technique that precisely measures how polymerization occurs during the photocuring process of resins and gels in 3D...
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Arkansas law officials fight overdose epidemic with investigative training   
January 24, 2019 Associated Profiles : National Association of Attorneys General
Source: KTHV - The free course was held in Benton, Ark. “I’m excited to bring in this training with the National Association of Attorneys General to ensure that Arkansas law enforcement, Arkansas coroners have the opportunity to...
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NU-based materials design center receives $25 million grant   
January 24, 2019 Associated Profiles : National Institute of Standards and Technology
Source: The Daily Northwestern - The Center for Hierarchical Materials Design received a $25 million grant from the National Institute of Standards and Technology to fund its next five years, according to a Tuesday news release.
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USDA opens up FSA offices   
January 24, 2019 Associated Profiles : Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (part of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration - FDA)
Source: Politico - Shutdown hits foods-side of FDA hard: Two drug centers at the FDA had a town hall meeting this week in which FDA officials confirmed that 95 percent of the FDA’s Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition staff is...
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5 ways the government shutdown is impacting U.S. cybersecurity   
January 24, 2019 Associated Profiles : National Institute of Standards and Technology
Source: VentureBeat - such as the Department of Homeland Security’s recently formed Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), are working with ...
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Ready-to-eat meat sauce, meatballs, lasagna recalled for lack of inspection   
January 24, 2019 Associated Profiles : U.S. Department of Agriculture – Food Safety and Inspection Service
Source: Food Safety News - according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS). The ready-to-eat meat products and meat sauce items were produced from Nov. 30, 2017, through Dec. 20, 2018. The recall notice did...
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Waters Outlines Agenda in First Policy Speech as Committee Chairwoman   
January 24, 2019 Associated Profiles : Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission
Source: Afro - Contrary to Republican claims, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac did not cause the financial crisis. The Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission and others have made that clear. The financial crisis was driven by predatory lending, the...
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Program Associate, RGGI, Inc. — New York City   
January 24, 2019 Associated Profiles : Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative
Source: carbon-pulse.com - The Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, Inc. (“RGGI, Inc.”) seeks to hire a Program Associate to be based in New York City. The Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, Inc. (“RGGI, Inc.”) seeks to hire a...
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Belarus to share best practices in green urban development with Novosibirsk Oblast   
January 23, 2019 Associated Profiles : Global Environment Facility
Source: Belarusian news - The UNDP project “Supporting Green Urban Development in Small and Medium-Sized Cities in Belarus (Green Cities)” is funded by the Global Environment Facility (GEF) and implemented in ...
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Former investor takes on left and right by blaming financial crisis on not enough housing   
January 23, 2019 Associated Profiles : Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission
Source: The Washington Examiner - Democrats, generally, subscribe to a version of history laid out in the 2011 Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission report, which blamed the crisis on a combination of excesses by banks and private industry and failures by...
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