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Prince Charles Visits Washington D.C. (Photo by Larry French/Getty Images)

Prince Charles Speaks On Dangers Of Plastic Waste In Oceans

Prince Charles took a detour from his visits to various D.C. tourist spots to deliver a speech on the threat of plastic waste accumulating in the world’s oceans.

03/19/2015

Center for Automotive Research

CAR Creates New Group To Make Lighter — But Still Safe — Cars

The Center for Automotive Research Tuesday announced the launch of the Coalition of Automotive Lightweighting Materials to support efforts by auto manufacturers to aggressively down-weight vehicles to improve performance, fuel economy and safety.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/31/2012

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Asahi Kasei Plastics Invests $5.5 Million in Manufacturing, R&D

Asahi Kasei Plastics North America Inc. of Fowlerville said Wednesday it is investing $5.5 million in a new compounding line and laboratory equipment for reserach and development, new product development and improved customer support.

03/09/2011

Tech Tour Day Five: Fantastic Ferris State Tech

Tuesday’s Tech Tour stop was Ferris State University in Big Rapids, a highly technical school in Big Rapids, a pretty, historical town on the southern edge of the Manistee National Forest (and thus, on the […]

10/12/2010