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Milwaukee-based Desert Aire launched its new web site at, which offers visual and functional enhancements. All of the company¿s catalog literature is offered for download in PDF-formatted files.

On April 15, Dow Chemical Co., Midland, Mich., increased its prices on all glycol-based heat transfer fluids, including concentrates, diluted products, inhibitor packages, cleaners and degreasers, with the exception of Dowfrost RV. The 5 percent price increase, which applies to distributors, channel partners and direct accounts, is for schedule and off-schedule prices for U.S. customers only. It has been four years since there has been a price increase on these fluids.

U.S. Poultry & Egg Association, Tucker, Ga., unveiled its third-generation web site,, which includes new graphics, a search function, industry issues, news, and movers and shakers. It retains other site features such as the media center, industry info, important links, member news and links, and the pages related to the association¿s mission of research, education, communication and product promotion.

Columbus, Ohio-based Liebert Corp. launched Consultant¿s Corner, a secure web-based resource for engineers and consultants involved in the design, installation and management of computer support systems, including power protection, precision environmental control and site monitoring. Visit

Permatron Corp., celebrating its 46th year in business, has relocated to double the size of its manufacturing facilities. The new location is 1180 Pratt Ave., Elk Grove Village, Ill. 60007; phone (847) 434-1421; fax (847) 434-1429. The toll-free number, (800) 882-8012, remains the same.