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Today in Manufacturing Podcast
Today in Manufacturing has a new podcast brought to you by the editors of Industrial Media. In each episode, we discuss the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward.
Mar 19th, 2021
Seattle Businesses Pinched, Virus Keeps Workers Home
Amazon and other companies told tens of thousands of people to work from home.
Mar 10th, 2020
Barrel Company Used Hidden Drain to Pollute
The company blamed a former employee who was fired nine months ago.
Dec 19th, 2019
Wash. State OKs Aggressive Overtime Rules
By 2028, salaried workers making up to $83,400 a year will be entitled to time-and-a-half pay if they work more than 40 hours per week.
Dec 12th, 2019
WA Deals Setback to Massive Methanol Plant
The state said that five years in, the plant's backers failed to provide enough information about its greenhouse gas emissions and how they would be offset.
Nov 25th, 2019
Lawsuit Aims to Kill $2B Refinery
The project pits job creation and new energy against environmental concerns.
Nov 13th, 2019
3 Cos. Fined for Roles in Crane Collapse
Sections of the crane landed on the new Google building where it had been used and on traffic below, striking six vehicles.
Oct 17th, 2019
Bill Gives Cannabis Access to Banking
Its prospects in the Senate are uncertain, but supporters said the amount of Republican support in the House was a good sign.
Sep 26th, 2019
Amazon Workers Join Climate Rally
The employees held signs, including some made from recycled Amazon boxes, that read, "No AWS for Oil and Gas," and "Amazon Let's Lead: Zero Emissions by 2030!"
Sep 23rd, 2019
FBI Busts Amazon Drivers for Theft
A police detective last summer noticed that one of the drivers had dozens of pawn shop transactions, and thus began an investigation.
Aug 2nd, 2019
Alleged Hacker Didn't Hide
And she barely bothered to hide.
Aug 1st, 2019
Capital One Hack Ensnares 106 Million
Among the information obtained by the hacker was 140,000 Social Security numbers and 80,000 bank account numbers.
Jul 31st, 2019