Tuesday, November 5, 1991: Allentown, Kutztown, and Hershey
Air Products and Chemicals, Inc.
7201 Hamilton Boulevard
Allentown, Pennsylvania 18195-1501
—Mr. Patrick J. Witmer, State Relations
—Mr. Peter Sipple, Director, Electric Supply/Energy Policy
—Mr. John F. DelPazzo, Assistant Manager, Electricity Supply
—K.B. Adams, Environmental Technology
—Mr. A. Zakrvewski, Business Area Manager, Poland, Air Products PLC, England (via video)
Topic of Presentation/Discussion: Overview of Air Products and Chemicals Inc.: energy efficiency and conservation as an industry; energy planning strategies for U.S. industry. Additionally, the Polish delegation was given a tour of the Chemicals Analytical Environmental Testing Lab
Rodale Institute Research Center
611 Siegfriedale Road
Kutztown, Pennsylvania 19530
—Dr. John Haberern, President
—Ms. Maria M. van Hekken, Special Assistant to the Managing Director
Tour Description: The institute is dedicated to the development of farming and gardening systems that are both economically viable and environmentally sound. Projects visited on the 305-acre agricultural research station included a one-acre organic garden, regenerative farming practices, intercropping, the use of legumes, and habitat management.
14 East Chocolate Avenue
Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033
—Ms. Judy Umberger, Public Relations Assistant
Tour Description: A film on the manufacturing process and a demonstration of energy efficiency techniques applied in an industrial setting.