When the mills were using ozone, there was an increased incidence rate of wheezing among the workers in the bleachery
There were cotton fields and shacks north of the city in 1923, but any car coming down the Buncombe Road would have passed Union Bleachery
and Poe Mill.
Contributing to the town's prosperity was the firm of Caspar Engels und Sohne, a successful yarn business and bleachery
. Established by Engels' great-grandfather Johann Caspar in the mid-18th century, by the 1830s it was a major Barmen business renowned as much for its philanthropy as profitability.
He knew all those Peach men who worked at the bleachery
or Dundee Mills and raised a corn crop or hogs, guinea hens or peanuts along with their own table vegetables.
The investment in technology for the Griffin facilities will include new looms at two towel-weaving plants and new screen print machines, fabrication equipment and an automated packing and materials-handling system at the Lowell Bleachery
James Myers, Executive Secretary of the Board of Operatives at the Dutchess Bleachery
, Inc., expressed the view of the more progressive employers of the period in arguing that "welfare work" as a solution to "the labor problem" had "been thoroughly tried and found wanting." He went on:
Desmond-Stephan Mfg Co, 317 S Walnut St, Urbana, OH 43078 (513)653-7181 Fairmount Abrasive Sys & Tech, 500 E Ridge Rd, Griffith, IN 46319 (219)972-3278 Marthens Co, Davenport, IA MDC Industries Inc, Philadelphia, PA Remet Corp, P O Box 278 - Bleachery
Place, Chadwicks, NY 13319 (315)737-7381
Anticipated onstream this summer, the new production facility will add 6000 tons of capacity to the plant and - according to the company - will represent the largest single site bleachery
in the world.
The company recently initiated plans to build a new cotton bleachery
as part of a major capital investment program of more than [pounds]3 million (U.S.$11 million).
, Lubbock, TX, is a new company established solely to supply bales of bleached cotton to the industry.
The first Lintmaster was installed in a commercial cotton bleachery
in October 1993.
, Lubbock, TX, a new company established solely to supply bales of bleached cotton, has ordered a continuous cotton bleaching line from Fleissner, Charlotte, NC.