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These flame retardants are designed to replace hexabromocyclododecane . HBCD has been the leading flame retardant used in expanded and extruded polystyrene foam applications, but is being phased out in the European Union , plant, which is scheduled to come on line in the 4th quarter of 2014.
Indian drugmakers are fleeing a regulatory morass at home and moving some research and development to Europe and the United States as they try to boost margins by producing high-value drugs.
A Pennsylvania court ruling means a lawsuit can go forward accusing a chemical company of dumping toxins in Illinois, causing a deadly cancer cluster.
Rogers Director Carol R. Jensen sold 1,000 shares of Rogers stock on the open market in a transaction dated Tuesday, August 26th.
Airgas, Inc., one of the nation's leading suppliers of industrial, medical, and specialty gases, and related products, announced that it has recently opened a new location in Dickinson, North Dakota, significantly enhancing its local product and service capabilities for customers in the Bakken shale oil region.
The recent Supreme Court of New Jersey ruling in Magic Petroleum v. Exxon Mobil demonstrates a trial court's ability to allocate liability to "dischargers" while maintaining the role of the state's Department of Environmental Protection in determining the remediation and clean-up costs.
Deloitte & Touche LLP is replacing Ernst & Young LLP, Greif said in a federal filing.
With or without Monsanto - Syngenta AG may be gearing up for a deal. While preliminary merger talks reported between Monsanto and Syngenta earlier this year did not culminate in a transaction, the discussions indicate Syngenta is open to a deal - either as an acquirer or a target, Bloomberg reports.
How can an American invest in Samsung Group if shares of the South Korean electronics giant don't trade on a major U.S. exchange and the company doesn't have an American Depositary Receipt ? Sure, Samsung trades on the Korea Exchange and its global depositary receipts are listed in Europe, but those avenues can be complicated or even verboten for ... (more)
At Holdings Channel , we have reviewed 3,729 13F filings for the 06/30/2014 reporting period, and looked at the various S&P 500 components held by each of these reporting hedge funds and other 13F filers.
Over the last three years, Exxon has faced a series of lawsuits by government and private citizens over pipeline spills, including high-profile ruptures in Mayflower, Ark., and on the Yellowstone River in Montana.
The same report also showed that Charlottesville City Schools students dipped below state averages in four of the five subjects, though the average shortfall was only 2.25 percentage points.
DuPont will pay a fine of $1.275 million and spend an estimated $2.3 million more to settle claims by U.S. officials that the global chemical conglomerate failed to prevent toxic releases of hazardous substances in West Virginia that killed at least one man, environmental regulators said on Wednesday.
DUBAI: Qatar Exchange's benchmark pulled back 0.3 percent yesterday, dragged down by banks.
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Separately, TheStreet Ratings team rates DOW CHEMICAL as a Buy with a ratings score of A+.
Dow Chemical CEO Andrew Liveris speaks during the CERAWEEK world petrochemical conference in Houston March 8, 2012.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 02:37 am
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