Analytical chemist Tom McQuaide checks a slide at the Product Technology Center in Akron. Technical jobs are expected to stay in Akron.
...Analytical chemist Tom McQuaide checks a slide at the Product Technology Center in Akron.
...Across the room, Tom McQuaide, an analytical chemist for Schulman, was studying a slide under a microscope, examining how evenly the color was distributed throughout the material.
The lab workers said they were not nervous that Schulman
might ship their jobs overseas next."The company has shown pretty strong support for its R&D efforts," said McQuaide, who holds a master's degree in polymer science from the University of Akron.