Manufacturing companies are converting production plants in response to Covid-19

During the coronavirus pandemic, corporations have been reacting to ensure business continuity, find new systems to generate revenues, as well as to contribute to the health crisis. A worldwide phenomenon of companies reconverting production facilities and R&D capabilities to support the fight against Covid-19 has been witnessed across industries. In…

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Jury orders J&J to pay $4.7 billion in Missouri asbestos cancer case

A Missouri jury on Thursday ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay a record $4.69 billion to 22 women who alleged the company’s talc-based products, including its baby powder, contain asbestos and caused them to develop ovarian cancer.   For further information, see the articles listed below: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-johnson-johnson-cancer-lawsuit/jury-orders-jj-to-pay-4-7-billion-in-missouri-asbestos-cancer-case-idUSKBN1K234U https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/12/business/johnson-johnson-talcum-powder.html http://www.chemdiv.com/jury-orders-jj-pay-4-7-billion-missouri-asbestos-cancer-case/

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