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  1. Why Has the E.P.A. Shifted on Toxic Chemicals? An Industry Insider ... - New York Times
    "Chemical companies" - Google News | 21 Oct 2017 | 2:49pm GMT

    New York Times

    Why Has the E.P.A. Shifted on Toxic Chemicals? An Industry Insider ...
    New York Times
    A scientist who worked for the chemical industry now shapes policy on hazardous chemicals. Within the E.P.A., there is fear that public health is at risk. (At right ...

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  2. Why Has the E.P.A. Shifted on Toxic Chemicals? An Industry Insider ... - New York Times
    "Chemical industry" - Google News | 21 Oct 2017 | 2:49pm GMT

    New York Times

    Why Has the E.P.A. Shifted on Toxic Chemicals? An Industry Insider ...
    New York Times
    A scientist who worked for the chemical industry now shapes policy on hazardous chemicals. Within the E.P.A., there is fear that public health is at risk. (At right ...

    and more »
  3. Trump's Pick for Puerto Rico's Environmental Cleanup Might Actually Do the Right Thing - Mother Jones
    "Chemical companies" - Google News | 21 Oct 2017 | 10:03am GMT

    Mother Jones

    Trump's Pick for Puerto Rico's Environmental Cleanup Might Actually Do the Right Thing
    Mother Jones
    An official overseeing chemical safety was a chemical industry lobbyist; the person nominated to be her boss has been a consultant to chemical companies for many years. The person nominated to enforce anti-pollution laws was an attorney and lobbyist ...

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  4. Energy and chemicals industry transformation map launched ... - Channel NewsAsia
    "Chemical industry" - Google News | 21 Oct 2017 | 6:31am GMT

    Channel NewsAsia

    Energy and chemicals industry transformation map launched ...
    Channel NewsAsia
    Innovation will be a key focus for the energy and chemicals industry of the future, Trade and Industry (Trade) Minister Lim Hng Kiang announced at the unveiling ...
    Focus on advanced manufacturing technologies and innovation ...OpenGov Asia

    all 3 news articles »
  5. Activist: Issues with climate, coast related to industry - American Press
    "Petrochemical industry" - Google News | 20 Oct 2017 | 6:12pm GMT

    Activist: Issues with climate, coast related to industry
    American Press
    Louisiana's coastline is quickly receding, and the state's history of “throwing money” at the petrochemical industry hasn't helped matters, longtime Louisiana journalist and activist Mike Stagg told the Kiwanis Club of Lake Charles this week. “It's ...

  6. Chillers Market by Type, End-use industry and Region - Global ... - Markets Insider
    "Petrochemical industry" - Google News | 20 Oct 2017 | 5:16pm GMT

    Chillers Market by Type, End-use industry and Region - Global ...
    Markets Insider
    DUBLIN, October 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --The 'Chillers Market - Global Forecast to 2022' report has been added to Research and Markets' offering. The market ...

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  7. India to have a National Action Plan for Chemicals by 2018 - Chemical Watch
    "Chemical industry" - Google News | 20 Oct 2017 | 9:30am GMT

    India to have a National Action Plan for Chemicals by 2018
    Chemical Watch
    This will take place within a World Bank-aided capacity building project for industrial pollution management. As part of the plan, a national coordination committee (NCC), comprising experts with many years of experience in the chemical industry ...

  8. Maryland water utility sues chemical companies over alleged price ... - Washington Post
    "Chemical companies" - Google News | 19 Oct 2017 | 10:12pm GMT

    Washington Post

    Maryland water utility sues chemical companies over alleged price ...
    Washington Post
    Maryland's largest water utility filed a lawsuit in federal court Thursday against eight chemical firms and five company executives, alleging that they conspired to ...
    Water Utility Co. Latest To File Chemical Price-Fixing Suit - Law360Law360

    all 2 news articles »
  9. 'Made in China' now extends to chemical process technology - Chemical & Engineering News
    "Chemical companies" - Google News | 19 Oct 2017 | 7:09pm GMT

    Chemical & Engineering News

    'Made in China' now extends to chemical process technology
    Chemical & Engineering News
    This axiom of the chemical industry is rapidly changing as foreign chemical companies start to see China as a source of manufacturing expertise. Earlier this year, Shanxi Lu'an Group demonstrated the viability of a process for converting carbon dioxide ...

  10. Growing impact of shale gas on petrochemicals industry - Platts
    "Petrochemical industry" - Google News | 19 Oct 2017 | 11:51am GMT

    Growing impact of shale gas on petrochemicals industry
    Platts
    Join this free event to get the latest insights on how the petrochemical industry can best manage price risk and protect costs from increased periods of extreme price volatility. We'll also be discussing our latest outlooks on global polyethylene ...

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  11. Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017: Trump EPA nominee ally of chemical industry, Davitt for Bangor City Council, free tuition ... - Bangor Daily News
    "Chemical industry" - Google News | 18 Oct 2017 | 2:43pm GMT

    Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017: Trump EPA nominee ally of chemical industry, Davitt for Bangor City Council, free tuition ...
    Bangor Daily News
    Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017: Trump EPA nominee ally of chemical industry, Davitt for Bangor City Council, free tuition program. October 18, 2017 10:43 am. A sigh of relief. Whew. That sound you hear all across Maine is a giant sigh of relief that Susan ...

  12. Hurricane Harvey Highlights Fossil Fuel and Petrochemical Loopholes - The Daily Score
    "Petrochemical industry" - Google News | 18 Oct 2017 | 2:19pm GMT

    The Daily Score

    Hurricane Harvey Highlights Fossil Fuel and Petrochemical Loopholes
    The Daily Score
    In fact, Houston's petrochemical industry intentionally released more than one million pounds of harmful pollution into the air as part of the shutdown process before the above-mentioned accidents even occurred. The results included persistent ...

  13. Exxon Mobil fires up huge new Gulf Coast plant despite Harvey impact - CNBC
    "Petrochemical industry" - Google News | 17 Oct 2017 | 8:41pm GMT

    CNBC

    Exxon Mobil fires up huge new Gulf Coast plant despite Harvey impact
    CNBC
    Exxon Mobil began production at a new petrochemical facility in Mont Belvieu, Texas, just two months after Hurricane Harvey pummeled the area.

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  14. Local cracker project at heart of Shell's massive investment in chemicals industry - The Times
    "Petrochemical industry" - Google News | 17 Oct 2017 | 7:18pm GMT

    The Times

    Local cracker project at heart of Shell's massive investment in chemicals industry
    The Times
    During an hour-long presentation to investors last week in London, two high-level Shell executives spoke about the company's intense focus on the petrochemical industry, and how that segment will help lead Shell in a new direction in the future ...

  15. Private petrochemical firms are flying high - Shanghai Daily
    "Petrochemical industry" - Google News | 17 Oct 2017 | 5:15pm GMT

    Private petrochemical firms are flying high
    Shanghai Daily
    Li's personal story is the story of China's petrochemical industry as state monopolies are broken down and thriving private sector companies take over, injecting new ideas, business methods and capital. It's the story of the shift from state to private.

  16. Michael Dourson's Work for Chemical Industry Sponsors - The New ... - New York Times
    "Chemical industry" - Google News | 16 Oct 2017 | 10:36pm GMT

    New York Times

    Michael Dourson's Work for Chemical Industry Sponsors - The New ...
    New York Times
    Michael L. Dourson has been nominated to take over the top job in regulating toxic chemicals at the Environmental Protection Agency. For much of the last two ...

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  17. Houston companies join high-octane battle over fuel in Mexico - Houston Chronicle
    "Chemical companies" - Google News | 12 Oct 2017 | 5:30pm GMT

    Houston Chronicle

    Houston companies join high-octane battle over fuel in Mexico
    Houston Chronicle
    At the same, chemical companies have worked to shore up relationships with allies in Mexico. Aviles, the president of the MTBE producers group, said following the June decision he spoke with Quadri, the politician leading the charge against ethanol ...

  18. CDP Report: Chemical Companies Must Do More to Meet Climate Goals - IISD Reporting Services
    "Chemical companies" - Google News | 12 Oct 2017 | 3:58pm GMT

    CDP Report: Chemical Companies Must Do More to Meet Climate Goals
    IISD Reporting Services
    While major chemical companies are innovating in low-carbon products, they are not meeting the goals of the Paris Agreement on climate change, according to a report published by the CDP. The report shows that, while the chemicals sector is performing ...

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  19. CDP: Chemical Companies Must Do More to Meet Paris Agreement ... - Sustainable Brands
    "Chemical companies" - Google News | 9 Oct 2017 | 2:51pm GMT

    Sustainable Brands

    CDP: Chemical Companies Must Do More to Meet Paris Agreement ...
    Sustainable Brands
    Despite making progress on climate risks, the chemical industry is failing to meet the goals outlined by the Paris Agreement, says a new report by CDP. Catalyst ...
    Despite innovation, chemicals sector is slow on Paris goals | GreenBizGreenBiz
    Energy Live News – Energy Made Easy – Chemical firms 'lagging ...Energy Live News - Energy Made Easy

    all 5 news articles »
  20. Supports NGL pipeline plan, petrochemical industry - Danville Advocate
    "Petrochemical industry" - Google News | 9 Oct 2017 | 12:42pm GMT

    Supports NGL pipeline plan, petrochemical industry
    Danville Advocate
    Over the last few years, NGLs have become a major feedstock for the petrochemical industry, which in turn, is driving a renaissance for U.S. manufacturing. The Appalachian region contains enough feedstock to attract $35 billion in new chemical industry ...

  21. Chemical Companies Innovating With Low Carbon Products, But Failing To Meet Paris Goals - CleanTechnica
    "Chemical companies" - Google News | 6 Oct 2017 | 9:43pm GMT

    CleanTechnica

    Chemical Companies Innovating With Low Carbon Products, But Failing To Meet Paris Goals
    CleanTechnica
    The new report, Catalyst for Change, analyzes 22 of the largest global chemical companies, which together have a total market capitalization of $626 billion and are responsible for a quarter of all emissions of the sector at 276 million metric tonnes ...

  22. Chemical Watch | News Item | Democrats attack Dourson's chemical ... - Chemical Watch
    "Chemical industry" - Google News | 5 Oct 2017 | 3:26pm GMT

    Chemical Watch | News Item | Democrats attack Dourson's chemical ...
    Chemical Watch
    Democrats have attacked toxicologist Michael Dourson's work for chemical industry clients with emotion and vitriol, at a 4 October hearing on his nomination to ...
    Lawmaker With $685,000 In Energy Stocks Won't Support EPA ...BOE Report (press release)

    all 12 news articles »
  23. Trump EPA nominee refuses to recuse himself from cases involving chemical companies he worked for - ThinkProgress
    "Chemical companies" - Google News | 4 Oct 2017 | 7:41pm GMT

    ThinkProgress

    Trump EPA nominee refuses to recuse himself from cases involving chemical companies he worked for
    ThinkProgress
    Worker sprays pesticide near a fountain in Miami to curb the spread of the Zika virus. CREDIT: AP Photo/Lynne Sladky. President Donald Trump's nominee to head the Environmental Protection Agency's chemical and pesticides office refused Wednesday to ...
    Senate to weigh key EPA nominees with close ties to chemical ...Washington Post
    Chemical safety nominee faces tough questioning by DemocratsABC News
    Trump EPA Pick Defends his Views as 'Sound Science' - NBC NewsNBCNews.com
    Charleston Gazette-Mail
    all 22 news articles »
  24. How fracking is upending the chemical industry - Nature.com
    "Chemical industry" - Google News | 4 Oct 2017 | 9:00am GMT

    Nature.com

    How fracking is upending the chemical industry
    Nature.com
    Intrepid's voyage is a striking demonstration of how cheap US shale gas is reshaping the chemical industry and changing the origin of countless manufactured objects. For decades, the industry's raw ingredients have mostly come from crude oil. Chemical ...

  25. Chemical Watch | News Item | Brexit tracker finds UK chemical ... - Chemical Watch
    "Chemical industry" - Google News | 2 Oct 2017 | 11:39am GMT

    Chemical Watch | News Item | Brexit tracker finds UK chemical ...
    Chemical Watch
    The UK chemical industry is at a "high level" of risk from the country's departure from the European Union, according to monitoring by a coalition of Green NGOs.

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  26. Exhibit Brings The Hard Lessons Of The Petrochemical Industry Home - 90.5 WESA
    "Petrochemical industry" - Google News | 28 Sep 2017 | 2:14pm GMT

    90.5 WESA

    Exhibit Brings The Hard Lessons Of The Petrochemical Industry Home
    90.5 WESA
    Sophie Riedel is the curator of PETROCHEMICAL AMERICA: From Cancer Alley to Toxic Valley, at Space gallery downtown. Kara Holsopple / Allegheny Front. What do Louisiana and western Pennsylvania have in common? For one, an industry that for ...

  27. North American chemical industry united as Nafta talks close - Chemical Watch (subscription)
    "Chemical industry" - Google News | 28 Sep 2017 | 10:40am GMT

    North American chemical industry united as Nafta talks close
    Chemical Watch (subscription)
    After the talks ended in Ottawa on 27 September, the Chemical Industry Association of Canada (CIAC), the American Chemistry Council (ACC) and the Asociacion Nacional de la Industria Química (ANIQ) issued joint recommendations on regulatory ...

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  28. Petrochemical industry looks for solutions to thinning Houston talent pool - Houston Business Journal
    "Petrochemical industry" - Google News | 26 Sep 2017 | 3:54pm GMT

    Houston Business Journal

    Petrochemical industry looks for solutions to thinning Houston talent pool
    Houston Business Journal
    The cyclical nature of the petrochemical industry has pushed Houston into a tough position when it comes to workforce, said the top executive of the American Chemistry Council at the Sept. 21 Gulf Coast Industry Forum. The petrochemical industry went ...

  29. Chemical Industry to Trump: Don't Kill the NAFTA Golden Goose - Bloomberg BNA
    "Chemical industry" - Google News | 23 Sep 2017 | 3:10am GMT

    Chemical Industry to Trump: Don't Kill the NAFTA Golden Goose
    Bloomberg BNA
    Earlier this year the U.S., Canadian, and Mexican chemical industry associations released a joint statement outlining priorities for NAFTA modernization, including recommendations for enhancing regulatory cooperation and relaxing “Rules of Origin” ...

  30. Chemical Companies See More Risk Than Reward in Brexit - Bloomberg BNA
    "Chemical companies" - Google News | 22 Sep 2017 | 1:17am GMT

    Chemical Companies See More Risk Than Reward in Brexit
    Bloomberg BNA
    Chemical companies in the U.K. are skeptical about abandoning European Union regulations, including the landmark REACH regulation, as British Prime Minister Theresa May prepares to deliver a big Brexit speech in Italy Sept. 22. Implemented in 2006 ...


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