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Lab for testing fire materials opens at RIT after $2 million gift (access required)

Rochester Institute of Technology will dedicate a new laboratory for testing advanced materials and fire protection today, recognizing the $2 million gift that made the lab possible. The gift came from RIT alumnus and former trustee Sudhakar “Bal” Dixit, founder and chairman of the board of Newtex, a company that produces fire-protective textiles and systems in ...

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