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Advancing Nuclear Skills Regionally grants from Department of Energy help schools build nuclear programs

...department chair. A majority of the graduates of the first classes have found local employment, he said.Augusta Tech created a chemical technology associates program; Georgia Regents started nuclear science tracks in chemistry and physics degrees; USC Aiken...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-24/advancing-nuclear-skills-reg
Green tea lozenge helps dry mouth

...basic science and animal work Hsu did in looking at powerful chemicals in green tea, most notably epigallocatechin-3-gallate...products Hsu has helped develop to take advantage of powerful chemicals found in green tea."This is true translational research...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-22/green-tea-lozenge-helps-dry-
For me, chemo treatment far from horror show

...pillow behind my head, a blanket across my body after the chemicals cooled me down while flowing from the IV bag through the...trump disease.And then there was the real down side. A chemical that flowed into me to prevent nausea made me groggy and kept...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-20/me-chemo-treatment-far-horror
1 worker hurt in chemical leak at Dalton plant

...commercial development manager.MFG Chemical operates three chemical plants in Dalton and sells...highly toxic and flammable chemicals, forcing the evacuation of...to a report by the U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-07/1-worker-hurt-chemical-leak-d
Ga. chemical leak sparks alarm

...Fire officials said the chemical vapor did not leave the plant. One worker who inhaled the chemical vapors burned his respiratory...said he did not know which chemicals were released during the accident...worker apparently inhaled the chemical vapor while it was highly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-07/ga-chemical-leak-sparks-alar
FBI issues AC coolant warning

...while soldering. So far, the explosions have been rare. The problem has cropped up as the U.S. phases out R-22, a chemical used for decades as a refrigerant in air conditioners and refrigerators. Because R-22 destroys the ozone layer, it is being...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-19/fbi-issues-ac-coolant-warnin
Business news

...other newsU.S. FACTORY OUTPUT increased for the fifth month in a row in June as manufacturers cranked out more aircraft, chemicals and furniture. The Fed says factory production rose 0.1 percent, down from a gain of 0.4 percent in the previous month...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-16/business-news
Augusta Technical College is an equal employer and offers career a...

...Technology, Business Administration, Business Administrative Technology, Business Management, Cardiovascular Technology, Chemical Technology, Computer Programming, Computer Support Specialist, Criminal Justice Technology, Design and Media Production...

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Railroad industry fights to shape safety rules

...manufacturers and the oil, ethanol and chemical industries have met 13 times since March...for the Cherry Valley accident.The chemical industry, which ships both flammable...starting with oil shipments. Deadlines for chemical shipments would come later. The industry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-13/influence-game-shaping-rai
OSHA investigations can take months; Kellogg bakery fall in Augusta latest probe

...in court.In all, records show seven work-related fatalities and three injuries in area businesses for electric shock, chemical burns and equipment failures from 2008 to 2013. The cases have resulted in $112,960 in penalties.Fulcher said the fines...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-15/osha-cases-can-drag-augusta