Category Archives: NAA News

Researchers Test Aerosol Chemotherapy for Mesothelioma

Chemotherapy can be given in a variety of ways. Now European researchers have added another method to the list for patients with peritoneal mesothelioma: Aerosol chemotherapy sprayed into the belly. A recent study reported outcomes for 24 patients who underwent the novel procedure.

Pressurized intraperitoneal aerosol chemotherapy, or PIPAC, shrunk tumors and relieved symptoms in more than half of patients. The study was published in the April edition of BMC Cancer. Read more

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EPA Recognizes SC Johnson as Top User of Green Power Company moves up on National Top 100 List

RACINE, Wis., April 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- SC Johnson announced today that it is ranked No. 71 on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA's) National Top 100 List of the largest green power users from the Green Power Partnership. SC Johnson is using nearly 117 million kilowatt-hours (kWh) of green power annually, which represents almost 63 percent of its total power needs. Read more...
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Shocker! American Steel Prices Spike in April

In the days and weeks after President Donald Trump slapped 25 percent tariffs on imported steel and aluminum, it was widely reported that American steel-consuming companies were bracing for higher prices. Some said they were already seeing those higher prices reflected in contracts to purchase steel from suppliers, but no one was sure how significant those price increases would turn out to be. Now, a little more than six weeks since the tariff announcement, we have a better picture of the consequences of Trump's trade policy....
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