The Philippine government reports outbreak of pestalotiopsis disease in Basilan and Zamboanga Peninsula

Included in the areas banned from sending rubber planting materials are Basilan province in the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, and the Zamboanga Peninsula that comprised Zamboanga del Norte, Zamboanga del Sur and Zamboanga Sibugay provinces; and the cities of Isabela, Dapitan, Dipolog, Pagadian and Zamboanga.

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MIT engineers developed organic polymers that can efficiently convert signals from biological tissue into the electronic signals

Certain electronics that integrate with the human body — a smartwatch that samples your sweat, for instance — work by converting the ion-based signals of biological tissue into the electron-based signals used in transistors. But the materials in these devices are often designed to maximize ion uptake while sacrificing electronic performance.

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The state of Washington releases report for mitigating tire additive 6PPD in road runoff

In collaboration with Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT), University of Washington Tacoma (UW Tacoma) and Washington State University – Puyallup Extension (WSUPuyallup), two expert workgroups convened to form technical advisory committees to help review scientific and technical information in order to inform next steps for assessment strategies and mitigation actions.

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Continental announces business group re-alignment

In line with the prevailing customer structure, the industrial business will be divided into three business areas with a regional focus: Industrial Solutions Americas, Industrial Solutions APAC (Asia & Pacific) and Industrial Solutions EMEA (Europe & Middle East). The majority of ContiTech’s automotive activities will be consolidated in the Original Equipment Solutions business area, which will operate globally in accordance with its customer structure.

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