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  1. The Netherlands Is Taking Aim at One of America's Fastest-Growing Sectors - Madison.com
    "Chemical companies" - Google News | 20 Aug 2017 | 12:32pm GMT

    Madison.com

    The Netherlands Is Taking Aim at One of America's Fastest-Growing Sectors
    Madison.com
    ... an economy that is one-20th the size of America's -- punches well above its weight class. It's home to leading biobased chemical companies such as Avantium, Corbion (which just scooped up Silicon Valley's TerraVia out of bankruptcy), and Royal DSM.

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  2. Industrial waste is polluting America's drinking water - NonDoc
    "Chemical companies" - Google News | 20 Aug 2017 | 5:59am GMT

    NonDoc

    Industrial waste is polluting America's drinking water
    NonDoc
    “Love Canal, there was mostly chemical companies around there, they were dumping these wastes into landfills around the Buffalo area,” said Franklin Schwartz, a hydrogeologist at Ohio State University. “People started seeing these contaminants turn up ...

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  3. As Houston plots a sustainable path forward, it's leaving this neighborhood behind - Salon
    "Petrochemical industry" - Google News | 20 Aug 2017 | 2:04am GMT

    Salon

    As Houston plots a sustainable path forward, it's leaving this neighborhood behind
    Salon
    The toxic tour sometimes concludes in the neighborhood of Manchester, a six-square-mile grid of streets where the petrochemical industry towers directly over small homes. Where, according to EPA databases, Valero Refining can produce up to 160,000 ...

  4. Iran Petrochemical Export Revenues at $3.5b in 4 Months - Financial Tribune
    "Petrochemical industry" - Google News | 19 Aug 2017 | 7:41pm GMT

    Iran Petrochemical Export Revenues at $3.5b in 4 Months
    Financial Tribune
    Iran holds some of the world's largest crude oil and natural gas reserves, but its petrochemical industry is underdeveloped in comparison. The government of President Hassan Rouhani is on a mission to make better use of the massive hydrocarbon deposits ...

  5. Lee College students selected for scholarships to pursue careers in chemical industry - The Baytown Sun
    "Chemical industry" - Google News | 19 Aug 2017 | 8:55am GMT

    Lee College students selected for scholarships to pursue careers in chemical industry
    The Baytown Sun
    After leaving school 10 years ago to focus on his family, Christopher Patterson willingly accepted a pay cut to be able to return to Lee College and finish what he started: pursuit of an associate degree. Now majoring in process technology, Patterson ...

  6. Armes says he represents District 30, not LABI - Leesville Daily Leader - Leesville Daily Leader
    "Petrochemical industry" - Google News | 19 Aug 2017 | 3:23am GMT

    Leesville Daily Leader

    Armes says he represents District 30, not LABI - Leesville Daily Leader
    Leesville Daily Leader
    “If you're not for me, you are against me” is a mantra heard from special-interest organizations, hence the Louisiana Association of Business & Industry's disdain ...

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  7. Can Lotte live up to expectations? - The Star Online
    "Petrochemical industry" - Google News | 19 Aug 2017 | 12:24am GMT

    The Star Online

    Can Lotte live up to expectations?
    The Star Online
    The petrochemical industry is considerably affected by fluctuations in crude oil prices, with lower crude oil prices over the past years having contributed to increased margins for firms like Lotte Chemical and its local competitor Petronas Chemicals ...

  8. Can Kinder Morgan Deliver on Promised Dividend Hikes? - Madison.com
    "Petrochemical industry" - Google News | 17 Aug 2017 | 3:23am GMT

    ClickLancashire

    Can Kinder Morgan Deliver on Promised Dividend Hikes?
    Madison.com
    It "expects future natural gas infrastructure opportunities will be driven by greater demand for gas-fired power generation across the country, LNG exports, exports to Mexico, and continued industrial development, particularly in the petrochemical ...
    SEC FORM 4 - SEC.govSEC.gov

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  9. Deal With Air Liquide Will Help Transfer MTP Technology - Financial Tribune
    "Petrochemical industry" - Google News | 16 Aug 2017 | 7:38pm GMT

    Deal With Air Liquide Will Help Transfer MTP Technology
    Financial Tribune
    Shell also signed an agreement with NPC last year on expanding cooperation in the key petrochemical industry. The Anglo-Dutch company has agreed to invest $350 million in a major petrochemical project in Hamedan Province, but analysts say its venture ...

  10. Trump's EPA May Be Weakening Chemical Safety Law - Scientific ... - Scientific American
    "Chemical industry" - Google News | 16 Aug 2017 | 2:30pm GMT

    Scientific American

    Trump's EPA May Be Weakening Chemical Safety Law - Scientific ...
    Scientific American
    Asbestos, trichloroethylene, pigment violet 29—these are just three of thousands of chemicals the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is assessing for risks to ...
    Vermont advocacy group sues EPA over toxic chemical rules | The ...Bennington Banner (subscription)
    Groups Sue EPA for Weakening Toxic Chemical Rules - EcoWatchEcoWatch

    all 5 news articles »
  11. Technical Research on Chemicals Equities -- Air Products and Chemicals, Eastman Chemical, Praxair, and Tronox - Markets Insider
    "Chemical companies" - Google News | 16 Aug 2017 | 10:12am GMT

    Technical Research on Chemicals Equities -- Air Products and Chemicals, Eastman Chemical, Praxair, and Tronox
    Markets Insider
    Joseph Chang, global editor of ICIS Chemical Business, told Petrochemical Update: "Second quarter earnings [for US chemical companies] showed solid growth against a benign macroeconomic backdrop with expansion in manufacturing activity…

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  12. Trump's EPA Weakened Toxic Chemical Rules, So We're Suing - Natural Resources Defense Council
    "Chemical companies" - Google News | 15 Aug 2017 | 9:13pm GMT

    Natural Resources Defense Council

    Trump's EPA Weakened Toxic Chemical Rules, So We're Suing
    Natural Resources Defense Council
    “These rules would make it harder to keep people safe. The EPA's toxics office is now headed by a former top official for the chemical industry's lobbying group. So it's no surprise the agency is creating loopholes for chemical companies. We're suing ...

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  13. Trump's EPA is caving to chemical industry, environmental groups ... - SFGate
    "Chemical industry" - Google News | 14 Aug 2017 | 10:26pm GMT

    SFGate

    Trump's EPA is caving to chemical industry, environmental groups ...
    SFGate
    The Trump administration has illegally rolled back rules for regulating toxic chemicals in food, drinking water and work sites, environmental groups said Monday ...
    Lawsuits Allege EPA's New Safety Regulations Cater to Chemical Industry ProfitsOrganic Authority
    NRDC, Partners Sue Trump Administration Over Flawed Toxic ...Natural Resources Defense Council
    EPA's Toxic Substances Rules Face First Legal TestsBloomberg BNA
    vtdigger.org -Brattleboro Reformer -Environmental Working Group
    all 10 news articles »
  14. Trump's EPA is caving to chemical industry, environmental groups ... - SFGate
    "Chemical companies" - Google News | 14 Aug 2017 | 10:26pm GMT

    SFGate

    Trump's EPA is caving to chemical industry, environmental groups ...
    SFGate
    The Trump administration has illegally rolled back rules for regulating toxic chemicals in food, drinking water and work sites, environmental groups said Monday ...
    NRDC, Partners Sue Trump Administration Over Flawed Toxic ...Natural Resources Defense Council

    all 10 news articles »
  15. Oil, Chemical Companies and Steelmakers Facing More Regulations - Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide
    "Chemical companies" - Google News | 14 Aug 2017 | 9:05pm GMT

    Oil, Chemical Companies and Steelmakers Facing More Regulations
    Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide
    The Ministry of Environment of South Korea recently formed a task force in order to impose stricter regulations related to particulate matter. Under the circumstances, the concerns of local steelmakers, oil companies and chemical companies are rising.

  16. Chemical companies urged to update cyber defences - Chemistry World (subscription)
    "Chemical companies" - Google News | 10 Aug 2017 | 12:33pm GMT

    Chemical companies urged to update cyber defences
    Chemistry World (subscription)
    The recent WannaCry ransomware attack, which affected hundreds of thousands of computers and caused disruption to major infrastructure including the UK's National Health Service, has highlighted the vulnerability of outdated industrial control systems ...

  17. Genesis Energy Eyes Chemical Industry with Alkali Unit Buyout - Nasdaq
    "Chemical industry" - Google News | 4 Aug 2017 | 2:00pm GMT

    Nasdaq

    Genesis Energy Eyes Chemical Industry with Alkali Unit Buyout
    Nasdaq
    Oil and gas transportation and refining partnership, Genesis Energy, L.P. GEL recently announced that it will enter the chemical industry with the acquisition of the alkali business of Stamford, CT-based, Tronox Limited. Per the deal, Genesis Energy ...
    Nirma second time unlucky as Genesis Energy pips it to scoop Tronox Alkali for $1.3 billionEconomic Times

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  18. Differentiated Logistics Services Providing Competitive Advantages ... - Business Wire (press release)
    "Chemical companies" - Google News | 3 Aug 2017 | 7:31pm GMT

    Business Wire (press release)

    Differentiated Logistics Services Providing Competitive Advantages ...
    Business Wire (press release)
    DHL outlines supporting tools to help the growing chemical sector create added value for their customers.

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  19. South Africa's chemicals industry - Brand South Africa (press release) (registration) (blog)
    "Chemical industry" - Google News | 3 Aug 2017 | 1:07pm GMT

    Brand South Africa (press release) (registration) (blog)

    South Africa's chemicals industry
    Brand South Africa (press release) (registration) (blog)
    The global chemical industry has an estimated value of more than $4,12-trillion and has grown over two-fold from 2000 to 2010 (American Chemistry Council, 2011). While Africa's contribution is small, the chemicals sector is expected to play an ...

  20. Competition in Petrochemical Sector: LG Chem, Lotte Chemical to ... - BusinessKorea
    "Petrochemical industry" - Google News | 3 Aug 2017 | 6:27am GMT

    BusinessKorea

    Competition in Petrochemical Sector: LG Chem, Lotte Chemical to ...
    BusinessKorea
    LG Chem and Lotte Chemical will compete for the first place in the petrochemical industry once again. LG Chem, which has reclaimed the number one spot in ...

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  21. With exports on the rise, US chemical companies must break through supply chain barriers - CSCMP's Supply Chain Quarterly
    "Chemical companies" - Google News | 31 Jul 2017 | 5:07pm GMT

    CSCMP's Supply Chain Quarterly

    With exports on the rise, US chemical companies must break through supply chain barriers
    CSCMP's Supply Chain Quarterly
    U.S. chemical companies are at a critical point today. With abundant feedstocks (oil- and gas-based chemical raw materials) and huge anticipated growth of chemical and plastics exports that will stress existing chemical transportation infrastructure ...

  22. Gujarat is petrochemical hotspot: Dharmendra Pradhan - Times of India
    "Petrochemical industry" - Google News | 29 Jul 2017 | 10:30pm GMT

    Livemint

    Gujarat is petrochemical hotspot: Dharmendra Pradhan
    Times of India
    AHMEDABAD: Calling Gujarat the land of petrochemical and chemicals, the Union minister of state for petroleum and natural gas (independent charge), Dharmendra Pradhan, on Saturday said that the state is a happening place for the petrochemical industry ...
    India to add more petrochemical capacity: Dharmendra PradhanLivemint
    Petroleum Minister, Dharmendra Pradhan, Inaugurates 6th Petrochemical ConclaveEnergyInfraPost

    all 14 news articles »
  23. EWG News Roundup (7/28): National Tap Water Database Unveiled, Chemical Industry Shows Influence at EPA and ... - Environmental Working Group (blog)
    "Chemical industry" - Google News | 28 Jul 2017 | 8:28pm GMT

    Rare.us

    EWG News Roundup (7/28): National Tap Water Database Unveiled, Chemical Industry Shows Influence at EPA and ...
    Environmental Working Group (blog)
    On Wednesday, EWG released its groundbreaking National Tap Water Database – a project two years in the making that allows nearly every American to punch in their zipcode to find out exactly what's in their local drinking water and how it can affect ...
    Report Reveals Contaminants In 'Legal' WaterWEKU
    EWG Tap Water DatabaseEWG

    all 46 news articles »
  24. “Poison Papers” Snapshot: HoJo Transcript Illustrates EPA ... - HuffPost
    "Chemical industry" - Google News | 27 Jul 2017 | 7:31pm GMT

    HuffPost

    “Poison Papers” Snapshot: HoJo Transcript Illustrates EPA ...
    HuffPost
    By Rebekah Wilce and Mary Bottari The world of independent chemical testing has a shiny veneer. The public is reassured that chemicals they'r...
    The Poison Papers: Secret Concerns of Industry and Regulators on ...EcoWatch

    all 2 news articles »
  25. The Uncertain Case of OPaL - polymerupdate.com
    "Petrochemical industry" - Google News | 27 Jul 2017 | 6:54pm GMT

    polymerupdate.com

    The Uncertain Case of OPaL
    polymerupdate.com
    ONGC Petro-Additions Limited (OPaL), the special purpose vehicle (SPV) of Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) has been in the news for quite some time now. The joint venture enterprise promoted by ONGC, India's largest oil company, and ...

  26. 100000 Pages of Chemical Industry Secrets Gathered Dust in an Oregon Barn for Decades — Until Now - The Intercept
    "Chemical industry" - Google News | 26 Jul 2017 | 3:00pm GMT

    The Intercept

    100000 Pages of Chemical Industry Secrets Gathered Dust in an Oregon Barn for Decades — Until Now
    The Intercept
    For decades, some of the dirtiest, darkest secrets of the chemical industry have been kept in Carol Van Strum's barn. Creaky, damp, and prowled by the occasional black bear, the listing, 80-year-old structure in rural Oregon housed more than 100,000 ...

  27. What Could Spoil the Chemical Industry's Upturn? - Nasdaq
    "Chemical industry" - Google News | 26 Jul 2017 | 5:57am GMT

    Nasdaq

    What Could Spoil the Chemical Industry's Upturn?
    Nasdaq
    The chemical industry is gaining momentum on continued strength across major end-markets and an upswing in the global economy. While chemical makers are poised to gain from strategic growth measures and investment in capacity expansion, the ...

  28. Chemical Industry in Fine Shape: Stocks to Bet on Right Now - Nasdaq - Nasdaq
    "Chemical industry" - Google News | 25 Jul 2017 | 10:03pm GMT

    Nasdaq

    Chemical Industry in Fine Shape: Stocks to Bet on Right Now - Nasdaq
    Nasdaq
    The chemical industry is back in business after being stuck in limbo for a spell, making it an attractive investment proposition. The industry's upturn is expected to ...

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  29. C&EN's Global Top 50 - The Biological SCENE
    "Chemical companies" - Google News | 24 Jul 2017 | 5:04am GMT

    C&EN's Global Top 50
    The Biological SCENE
    If C&EN's annual ranking of the Global Top 50 chemical companies is any indication, the industry remains strong. The industry repeated the same unusual pattern in 2016, the year on which the survey is based, as it did in 2015. Sales declined, yet ...

  30. US Gulf petrochemical investment a boon for project cargo - JOC.com
    "Petrochemical industry" - Google News | 23 Jul 2017 | 1:14pm GMT

    JOC.com

    US Gulf petrochemical investment a boon for project cargo
    JOC.com
    As a result of the shale gas revolution, that feedstock advantage is shifting toward the United States,” Neil Chapman, president of ExxonMobil Chemical, said at the recent Asia Petrochemical Industry Conference. ExxonMobil this year announced plans to ...


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