Due to the inclement weather in the Norfolk area, our office is opening at 10 am on Thursday, January 18, 2018.
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Due to snow in the Norfolk area, our offices in Virginia are closed as of 3:30 pm EST. All freight shipped out today as scheduled, but the inclement weather may delay shipments. We hope to reopen Thursday, 18 January.
We’ve endured what is a lot of snow for Norfolk and the surrounding area, plus brutally cold temperatures, but we will reopen Monday, January 8th. Hopefully all freight and parcel services will run so that our shipping schedules will be normal.
Due to continued difficult driving conditions in the areas around our Norfolk office, we will be closed on Friday, January 5, 2018. Freight lines are unable to run, and parcel services status is very limited. A “bomb cyclone?” Who has ever heard of such a thing? Whatever you want to call it, it certainly dumped… Read more »
Due to heavy snow and poor road conditions, Catalytic Generators in Norfolk, VA is closed Thursday, 4th of January. It’s quite nasty here, especially for a city not used to so much snow. 9+” have fallen and as of 9 am EST Thursday 4th Jan, it’s still coming down. Details: https://pilotonline.com/
Monday, 25th of December: CLOSED Tuesday, 26th of December: CLOSED Monday, 1st of January: CLOSED
We’ve recently added a page to our Postharvest tools section that links to the extensive line of ways to measure ethylene. Ethylene is not the easiest molecule to measure and there are not many methods out there that are affordable or accurate. Here are their recommended solutions: Ethylene Measurement Solutions
A couple of years ago Catalytic Generators Australia began operations. Ripeners there have started to see the advantages of our system and many are adapting this safer and easier alternative to antiquated forms of ethylene application. Click below for more info. https://www.freshfruitportal.com/news/2017/10/05/australia-freshmax-brisbane-upgrade-nears-completion/ http://www.fruitnet.com/produceplus/article/173398/next-gen-of-ripeners http://www.freshplaza.com/article/172934/Lower-risk-ethylene-application-for-fruit-ripening-available-in-Australia
Catalytic Generators & sister company QA Supplies were Gold Sponsors of the Mango Industry Reception during PMA’s Fresh Summit International Convention & Expo in New Orleans, LA. We were glad to see customers and the potential of how ethylene application can help to ripen and sell more mangoes! 36 Years at PMA Fresh Summit! It is hard to… Read more »