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March 29, 2013

Newell Rubbermaid says it will create a state-of-the-art Design Center to accelerate growth through enhanced capabilities in design and innovation.

Newell Rubbermaid says it will create a state-of-the-art Design Center to accelerate growth through enhanced capabilities in design and innovation.

The new center of excellence is expected to open by early 2014 in Kalamazoo, Mich., an area rich in talented designers, the company said.  

August 26, 2011

An ordinance prohibiting the open burning of building materials and lumber was adopted by the Kalamazoo Township Board in Kalamazoo, Mich, on Aug. 23, according to an article in the Kalamazoo Gazette

The town’s fire marshal told the township board that the ban was necessary because treated lumber, including items like stained cabinets, can often give off toxic fumes.