Walter Mencken 10:05 a.m., April 30
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Update Little Falls 3/12/2010
- Wonder why the cost of tires is going up?. The worlds largest rubber exporters are Thailand, Indonesia and Malaysia. Vietnam produces 7E5 metric tons a year but is not a member of the International Rubber Consortium. The IRC wants Vietnam to join them so they can become stronger in price controls. Ref; The Wall Street Journal, 3/11/10 page C16
- Cisco Systems will start using it's Super Speed internet hardware, which can handle 12 times the traffic capacity of competing systems in Europe. Ref: France 24, 3/10/10 USA Today, 3/10/10 page1B
- EDAS will join Boeing to build fuel plains for the U.S. Airforce and build a plant in Alabama, creating 300 jobs.
- Very good story on bacteria contamination of tobacco products.
REf: Science News, March 13,2010 page 10