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Bird Flu Outbreak Hits Japan
April 14, 2014 — Health officials in Japan have ordered the culling of 160,000 birds to prevent the spread of the H5N1 (bird flu) virus. Japan’s Agricultural Ministry confirmed the virus after samples from... (rest of article)

P&G Opens Research Center in Singapore
March 28, 2014 — Procter & Gamble (P&G), parent company of Procter & Gamble Professional, has opened a US$199 million research facility in Singapore. P&G’s 105,000-square-foot complex, the... (rest of article)

WHO Report: Air Pollution Killed 7 Million in 2012
March 25, 2014 — An estimated 7 million people worldwide died due to air pollution in 2012, according to a report by the World Health Organization (WHO). The WHO study found that the majority of the deaths linked... (rest of article)

Tennant Expands Leadership Team
March 20, 2014 — Tennant Co. has promoted five executives to vice president positions. John Lund has been named vice president of North America sales. Lund, who has been with Tennant since 2011, will oversee the... (rest of article)

Report: Quail, Chickens Caused Bird Flu Outbreak in China
March 18, 2014 — Quail and chickens are the likely sources of the H7N9 strain of avian influenza (bird flu) in China, according to a report published in The Journal of Virology. Researchers at the U.S. Department... (rest of article)

3M Forecasts Sales Growth in China
March 18, 2014 — 3M CEO Inge Thulin anticipates the company’s sales in China to grow three times faster than its total revenue. In a recent interview with Bloomberg Businessweek, Thulin stated that 3M is... (rest of article)

Bird Flu Outbreak Hits South Korea
March 14, 2014 — Health officials in South Korea have ordered the culling of 10.16 million birds over the past two months in order to prevent the spread of the H5N8 (bird flu) virus, which was first reported in... (rest of article)

3M to Expand Operations in Saudi Arabia
March 7, 2014 — 3M has announced plans to build a manufacturing facility in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The US$15 million plant will expand 3M’s product offerings across the Middle East. The facility, which will... (rest of article)

ISSA Announces ISSA/INTERCLEAN Istanbul 2014
February 6, 2014 — ISSA will launch a new trade show in Istanbul, Turkey, September 25-27, 2014, for the Eurasian cleaning market. The event is organized by ISSA and its partner, Amsterdam RAI in close cooperation... (rest of article)

ISS Extends Contract With Hewlett-Packard
February 3, 2014 — International technology provider Hewlett-Packard has extended its contract with ISS for an additional four years. Per the terms of the extension, ISS will provide integrated facility services to... (rest of article)

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