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Photo: Oddly dressed tourist

...for his invitation, and to assure all Alaskans that he will continue to use only American elf labor in all his manufacturing processes, whenever and wherever possible - circumstances and local tax incentives permitting.
Search finds no Agent Orange

...cancer and diabetes in Vietnam veterans, as well as birth defects in their children. During the herbicide's manufacturing process, a substance known as dioxin accidentally formed in some batches. Dioxin is dangerous even in minute amounts...
Debate rages: paper, plastic or cloth?

...bags are also not an answer. "Paper is actually worse. They're seven times more polluting because of the manufacturing process"She said reusable cloth bags are the viable alternative, saying each one lasts two years on average and substitutes...
Global design ideas, becoming local: The Alaska Design Forum

...ores, petroleum. But few of these are immediately accessible to designers. All must go through a significant manufacturing process to be usable, and the ability to process these materials locally does not exist in Alaska. 99 percent of the...
Cases challenge legality of anti-"smurfing" statute

...the development of laws like A.S. 17.30.090 that control the purchase of an essential ingredients in the manufacturing process, pseudoephedrine and ephedrine. As a consequence, the laws serve to protect the public, perhaps even at the...
Denali Dreams: Making it in the soap business

...and gave them to friends as Christmas gifts. Marsh received one of the gift soaps and eventually learned the manufacturing process. The two women started Denali Dreams in 1996, selling six soap varieties at bazaars. In 1997, they began promoting...
No speed limit for wingships

...through a rigorous approval process by the U.S. Coast Guard. The Coast Guard must first approve the design, manufacturing process, and operation before passenger service begins. And because of its speed capability there must be a certified...
Medical device firm seeks investors

...themselves before investors," Marshall said. Simm, who already had done significant research in her market and the manufacturing process, was a perfect candidate for InvestNet's presentation-polishing services. "When I moved to Alaska I wanted...
Junk boat is floating on a sea of trash

...Most common are beads of polystyrene and "nurdles," pre-production plastic pellets overlooked during the manufacturing process. What's worse, in a 2005 study of local plastics industry work sites, Moore found that screens on storm drains...
Juneau Empire Online Opinion and Letters: Of speed and smog 7/5/98 company wanted to be relieved of the expensive and gas-gobbling anti-NOx producing requirements in their manufacturing process. I thought that plan was a simple and elegant solution to a noxious problem, the kind of solution engineers...


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