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NIIMBL Releases the First Industry-wide Biomanufacturing Readiness Level Framework for Biologics

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Thursday, September 29, 2022

NEWARK, Del., Sept. 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Institute for Innovation in Manufacturing Biopharmaceuticals (NIIMBL) announces a Biomanufacturing Readiness Levels (BRLs) framework to lay the groundwork for a universal assessment of technology maturity and readiness level for commercial biomanufacturing technology adoption.

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  • NEWARK, Del., Sept. 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Institute for Innovation in Manufacturing Biopharmaceuticals (NIIMBL) announces a Biomanufacturing Readiness Levels (BRLs) framework to lay the groundwork for a universal assessment of technology maturity and readiness level for commercial biomanufacturing technology adoption.
  • Modeled after the successful Manufacturing Readiness Levels developed by the Department of Defense, BRLs provide a tailored approach to the technology adoption journey that is specific to the biopharmaceutical industry.
  • "The new BRL definitions integrate concepts of technology readiness, manufacturing readiness, quality readiness, and operational readiness to guide biotechnology developers toward innovations that are ready for implementation in commercial biomanufacturing," said Kelley Rogers, Technical Program Manager at the National Institute of Standards and Technology.
  • NIIMBL's BRL outline each readiness level and best practices for classifying the status of a new manufacturing technology and provide examples for technology adoption during manufacturing of biopharmaceuticals.

Nucor to Host Investor Day in November

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Thursday, September 29, 2022

About NucorNucor and its affiliates are manufacturers of steel and steel products, with operating facilities in the United States, Canada and Mexico. Products produced include: carbon and alloy steel -- in bars, beams, sheet and plate; hollow structural section tubing; electrical conduit; steel racking; steel piling; steel joists and joist girders; steel deck; fabricated concrete reinforcing steel; cold finished steel; precision castings; steel fasteners; metal building systems; insulated metal panels; overhead doors; steel grating; and wire and wire mesh. Nucor, through The David J. Joseph Company, also brokers ferrous and nonferrous metals, pig iron and hot briquetted iron / direct reduced iron; supplies ferro-alloys; and processes ferrous and nonferrous scrap. Nucor is North America's largest recycler.

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  • CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Nucor Corporation (NYSE: NUE) will host an Investor Day starting at 9:00 AM on Tuesday, November 8, 2022 in New York City.
  • A live webcast of the Investor Day, including presentation materials, will be accessible through Nucor's investor relations website at nucor.com/investors.
  • Webcast registration details will be made available on Nucor's investor relations website at a later date.
  • Nucor and its affiliates are manufacturers of steel and steel products, with operating facilities in the United States, Canada and Mexico.

dbt Labs Announces Key Details of Coalesce 2022 Conference for Analytics Engineering

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Thursday, September 29, 2022

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- dbt Labs, the pioneer in analytics engineering, today announced additional details of its flagship event Coalesce, taking place October 17 - 21, 2022. Now in its third year, Coalesce was created to be the ultimate conference for analytics engineering, featuring exceptional keynotes, major product news, workshops, a hackathon, and endless networking opportunities. Participants can attend Coalesce virtually, join the full week-long event in New Orleans, or participate in one day events taking place in London and Sydney.

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  • Global event features sessions led by data practitioners from Twitter, Snowflake, HubSpot, and more
    PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- dbt Labs , the pioneer in analytics engineering, today announced additional details of its flagship event Coalesce , taking place October 17 - 21, 2022.
  • Now in its third year, Coalesce was created to be the ultimate conference for analytics engineering, featuring exceptional keynotes, major product news, workshops, a hackathon, and endless networking opportunities.
  • dbt Labs is committed to making Coalesce as inclusive and accessible as possible both online and in-person.
  • dbt Labs pioneered the practice of analytics engineering, built the primary tool in the analytics engineering toolbox, and has been fortunate enough to see a fantastic community coalesce to help push the boundaries of the analytics engineering workflow.

MAIA Biotechnology to Present at EORTC-NCI-AACR Symposium on Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics

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Thursday, September 29, 2022

MAIA Biotechnology, Inc. , (NYSE American: MAIA ) (MAIA, the Company), a targeted therapy, immuno-oncology company focused on developing potential first-in-class oncology drugs, announced today that it will present the results of a study of the anticancer agent 6-thio-dG (THIO) in hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in vitro and in vivo models at the EORTC-NCI-AACR (ENA) Symposium on Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics.

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  • MAIA Biotechnology, Inc. , (NYSE American: MAIA ) (MAIA, the Company), a targeted therapy, immuno-oncology company focused on developing potential first-in-class oncology drugs, announced today that it will present the results of a study of the anticancer agent 6-thio-dG (THIO) in hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in vitro and in vivo models at the EORTC-NCI-AACR (ENA) Symposium on Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics.
  • The data to be presented outline high anticancer activity of THIO in HCC cancer cells.
  • Moreover, the treated tumor-free mice demonstrated a complete rejection of the same tumor type cells upon re-challenge: anticancer immune memory was confirmed.
  • MAIA received an Orphan Drug Designation from the US FDA for the treatment of HCC with THIO earlier in 2022.

VULCAN MATERIALS TO OUTLINE NEW GROWTH AND PROFITABILITY TARGETS AT 2022 INVESTOR DAY

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Thursday, September 29, 2022

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Sept. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE: ), the nation's largest producer of construction aggregates, will outline its strategy for delivering continued growth and further expanding its industry-leading profitability at its 2022 Investor Day event today in New York City.

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  • BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Sept. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE: ), the nation's largest producer of construction aggregates, will outline its strategy for delivering continued growth and further expanding its industry-leading profitability at its 2022 Investor Day event today in New York City.
  • Tom Hill, Vulcan's Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, stated, "Our proven business model, strong execution, and leading market positions drive enhanced profitability and position us to continue to deliver growth and value for investors well into the future.
  • We are excited to outline our plans for investors today."
  • Vulcan disclaims and does not undertake any obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statement in this document except as required by law.

New Pantry and Storage Jars from the Makers of Ball® Home Canning Products Make Easy Pantry Organization Possible

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Wednesday, September 28, 2022

ATLANTA, Sept. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Newell Brands, the maker of Ball® home canning products, are adding new Ball® Stack & Store Jars to its pantry and storage collection, designed to take the guesswork out of organization. To celebrate the launch, the brand is partnering with organization, DIY and home design expert Kim Bui (@xomyhome) to create a series of three easy-to-use pantry blueprints, showing people how to mix and match jars for the perfect pantry configuration that's customizable based on the space they have available.

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  • "Many people know Ball Jars for canning, but our pantry and storage jars go far beyond just keeping contents fresh they also make organizing a breeze,"said Kris Malkoski, Business Unit CEO, Writing and Food at Newell Brands.
  • Paired with her pantry blueprints designs, Kim is also sharing five best practices for easy pantry organization.
  • Be transparent:Use clear, airtight containers, such as Ball pantry and storage jars, to keep dry foods fresh longer and visible for easy access and a clean, streamlined look.
  • Rubbermaid Incorporated's Ball brand home canning products are part of Newell Brands' global portfolio of brands and products.

Award-Winning Scholastic Kids Press Program Announces 2022-23 Kid Reporters

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Wednesday, September 28, 2022

NEW YORK, Sept. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- As kids continue to navigate and make sense of complex global events as well as the goings-on in their community, staying informed and understanding the news is critical. To provide a platform for young people, Scholastic is announcing the 29 student journalists from around the world who will join the award-winning Scholastic Kids Press program for the 2022-2023 academic year. Thirteen new and 16 returning students ages 10-14 will interview newsmakers and cover events that matter most to their peers, writing "news for kids, by kids."

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  • To provide a platform for young people, Scholastic is announcing the 29 student journalists from around the world who will join the award-winning Scholastic Kids Press program for the 2022-2023 academic year.
  • Meet the 2022 2023 team of Scholastic Kid Reporters: http://www.scholastic.com/kidspress
    "Scholastic Kids Press has provided me with so many life-changing opportunities and experiences," said 13-year-old Scholastic Kid Reporter Zhoril Tapo.
  • Bylines will appear on the Scholastic Kids Press website and in select issues of Scholastic Magazines+, which reach more than 25 million students in U.S. classrooms.
  • "The enthusiasm and passion our Kid Reporters have for covering the news is inspiring," said Suzanne McCabe, editor of Scholastic Kids Press.

One-third of Meetings Are Unnecessary, Costing Companies Millions (and No One Is Happy About It)

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Monday, September 26, 2022

The report found that almost a third of meetings are unnecessary and organizations waste millions of dollars on them.

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  • The report found that almost a third of meetings are unnecessary and organizations waste millions of dollars on them.
  • The expectations and norms around meeting culture in so many companies is highly damaged, Rogelberg describes.
  • Weve seen companies implement employee tracking software and mandate that employees return to in-office work, all with the goal of increasing productivity.
  • He is an award-winning teacher and recipient of the very prestigious Humboldt Award for his research on meetings.

EQS-News: Cerrado Gold Inc.: Cerrado Gold Confirms over 250 Metres of Mineralized Strike at Gogó Da Onça Exploration Target at Its Monte Do Carmo Project, Brazil

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Monday, September 26, 2022

Cerrado Gold Inc.: Cerrado Gold Confirms over 250 Metres of Mineralized Strike at Gogo Da Onca Exploration Target at Its Monte Do Carmo Project, Brazil

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  • Cerrado Gold Inc.: Cerrado Gold Confirms over 250 Metres of Mineralized Strike at Gogo Da Onca Exploration Target at Its Monte Do Carmo Project, Brazil
    The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • Today the Company is reporting 10 drill holes (see Tables 1 & 2) exclusively from Gogo, a new satellite exploration target at MDC.
  • As of September 1st, 2022, a total of 19 drill holes, totaling 4,050m have been completed at Gogo, with an additional 3 holes currently in progress.
  • Assay results received to date outline a shallow mineralized North/Northwest corridor of approximately 250m in strike length, located less than 300m north of the Serra Alta PEA open pit.

easyJet launches SBTi aligned net-zero roadmap

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Monday, September 26, 2022

easyJet is a highly efficient operator with carbon intensity c. 18% lower than the global narrowbody average2.

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  • easyJet is a highly efficient operator with carbon intensity c. 18% lower than the global narrowbody average2.
  • Todays announcement sets out the next phase on the airlines journey to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2050.
  • Investments will transition away from offsetting to focus on driving in-sector emission reductions to deliver our Net Zero roadmap.
  • Sustainable Aviation Fuels (SAF): easyJet will use at scale in line with Refuel EU proposed mandates as a minimum.