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Indonesia, Australia to Sign Cooperation Agreement on Transport - Tempo

TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – Transportation Minister Budi Karya Sumadi will sign a cooperation agreement on transportation between Indonesia and Australia.

“Australian Ambassador Paul Grigson arrives today to extend an invitation from Australian Transportation Minister to sign an MoU on transportation cooperation between Indonesia and Australia,” the ministry’s spokesman Hengki Angkasawan said in a written statement received by Tempo today. 212 more words


Learn how to improve the warehousing of your business

A bad warehousing process may be the ruin of your entire supply chain, and this means not only economic losses. In this post, I will talk about the basic concepts of warehousing, as well as some useful tips that you can implement to improve the performance of your supply chain. 813 more words

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Port authority and municipality of Rotterdam launch blockchain field lab - Container Management

The Municipality of Rotterdam and the Port of Rotterdam Authority are launching a field lab named BlockLab to develop solutions based on blockchain technology.

The aim of it is to allow users to conduct transactions without involving a third party. 176 more words


PwC and Arc-Net use blockchain to combat food fraud - Consultancy.uk

Global consultancy PwC and the Northern Irish Arc-Net will gather their knowledge to help the food industry fight fraud. At the heart of their joint efforts is the use of blockchain, an innovative technology that has emerged from financial services. 155 more words


CPSC Votes to Ban Organohalogen Flame Retardants in Electronics Casings

Today, on September 20, 2017, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) voted, along party lines, to grant petition CPSC-2015-0022; Petition Requesting Rulemaking on Products Containing Organohalogen Flame Retardants (OFRs). 216 more words


Blockchain IoT firm Chronicled creates MediLedger Project to safeguard pharmaceuticals

Chronicled has partnered with life sciences consultancy LinkLab to explore blockchain track and trace.

Blockchain IoT company Chronicled has partnered with life sciences consultancy LinkLab on the MediLedger Project, to track and trace products in the pharmaceutical industry. 59 more words


DNA Tagging Could Improve Traceability in the Global Cotton Supply Chain

Sustainability Problem: Civic Engagement

  1. Cotton is a fiber with severe social and environmental sustainability issues associated with production. These issues include slavery, suicide,  soil degradation, and adverse health effects and poor water quality from fertilizer and pesticides.
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