GRANT ASSISTS FIRM USING SOLAR PROCESS TO KILL PATHOGENS IN WATER
Focal Technologies, a Portland, OR-based startup, is using solar technology to reduce E. coli, Salmonella and Listeria in agricultural runoff. Now the firm has received a $210,000 state grant to further develop its passive treatment system known as “Ray.” Company officials say Ray can break down organic waste, as well as industrial chemicals such as cyanide and glycol. They… Continue Reading

THURSDAY HEARING SET IN CONAGRA CASE ABOUT PEANUT BUTTER OUTBREAK
A federal judge is scheduled to confer with attorneys representing the Justice Department and ConAgra Grocery Products Co. on Thursday to discuss victim restitution and the sentencing date in a case related to a 2006-07 Salmonella outbreak related to peanut butter. U.S. District Court Judge Louis J. Sands set the telephone conference after attorneys for… Continue Reading

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