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19 min ago | Newsday

Landowners cited for pile that damaged Del. bridge

In Nassau closed due to accident on Meadowbrook Pkwy SB between Merrick Rd/M9 and Loop Pky/M10 in Jones Beach In Nassau closed due to accident on Meadowbrook Pkwy SB between Merrick Rd/M9 and Loop Pky/M10 in Jones Beach In Lindenhurst road construction.


Related Topix: Rockville Centre, NY, Lynbrook, NY, Wantagh, NY, Rubber-Plastics, Manufacturing, Dupont E I Nemours

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Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'

Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

4 hrs ago | Triple Pundit

Consumer Brands Face Tax Haven Pressure While B2Bs Get Free Pass

Last month, Andrew Ross Sorkin reported in the New York Times that Walgreens was "considering moving the company's headquarters to Switzerland as part of a merger with Alliance Boots, a European drugstore chain.


Related Topix: Air Products and Chemicals

7 hrs ago |

Hexcel Sees Large Growth in Short Interest

Hexcel was the recipient of a large increase in short interest in July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,462,678 shares, an increase of 45.2% from the July 15th total of 1,007,596 shares, AnalystRatingsNetwork reports.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Hexcel, Electronics

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Wall Street Journal

LG Chem Scores Audi Battery Deal

South Korean battery maker LG Chem Ltd. has reached a deal to supply hundreds of millions of dollars of batteries for plug-in hybrid vehicles to Audi AG, a unit of German auto maker Volkswagen AG.


Related Topix: LG Chem, Automakers, Volkswagen AG


LG Chem says wins battery order from Audi for plug-in hybrid cars

LG Chem said the deal was "worth hundreds of millions of dollars" but declined to give further details.


Related Topix: LG Chem

The Daily Advance

Landmark Show and Competition taking entries

The Arts of the Albemarle's 27th Annual Landmark Competition and Show is currently taking submissions from area artists.


Related Topix: Rubber-Plastics, Manufacturing, Albemarle, Painting, Arts, Norfolk, VA

Plastics News

Flexible film waste-to-oil pilot project continuing in California

A recent decision to discontinue operations at a plastics waste-to-oil site in Portland, Ore., is not impacting a pilot program aimed at hard-to-recycle plastics in California.


Related Topix: Rubber-Plastics, Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Republic Services, Environmental, Waste Management, Citrus Heights, CA

Insider Selling: International Flavors & Fragrances SVP Sells 1,500 Shares of Stock

International Flavors & Fragrances SVP Angelica T. Cantlon sold 1,500 shares of the company's stock on the open market in a transaction dated Monday, August 18th.


Related Topix: Food, International Flavors and Fragrances

Michigan Radio

Dioxin cleanup downstream from Dow Chemical to enter next stage

The Environmental Protection Agency has a plan for cleaning up soil contaminated by dioxins along the Tittabawasee River floodplain.


Related Topix: Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Rubber-Plastics, Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Environment, Science, Midland, MI

Bejamin Moore announces plans to open Cali. distribution center

Paint company Benjamin Moore & Co. said it plans to open a distribution center in Oakland, Calif., by early next year.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Benjamin Moore, Oakland, CA

WBOC-TV Salisbury

Landowners Cited for Dirt Pile That Damaged Del. Bridge

The owners of land in Wilmington where a huge mound of dirt caused damage to an interstate highway bridge have been served with violation notices by Delaware environmental regulators.


Related Topix: Rubber-Plastics, Manufacturing, Dupont E I Nemours

Stepan Coverage Initiated at KeyCorp

Shares of Stepan opened at 49.29 on Tuesday. Stepan has a 1-year low of $47.80 and a 1-year high of $67.20.


Related Topix: Stepan

Valhi Price Target Raised to $6.00 at Barclays

Barclays' price objective would suggest a potential downside of 11.77% from the company's current price.


Related Topix: Valhi

Sys-Con Media

Frost & Sullivan Honours Sasol for Continuing to Evolve its...

Through its Group Technology function, Sasol's continuous search for new ways of innovation places it among the cream of South African innovators and underlines its commitment to understanding and leveraging the Mega Trend of 'Innovation to Zero'.


Related Topix: Sasol, Consulting, Frost and Sullivan, Alternative Energy, Wind Power, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Knowledge Management

Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Russia may ban import of Western cars if new sanctions applied: report

Russian President Vladimir Putin watches a video-bridge with Rosneft CEO Igor Sechin and Glenn Waller, ExxonMobil's lead manager in Russia in the Bocharov Ruchei residence in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia, Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014.


Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, Exxon Mobil, Energy, Oil & Gas, World News, Russia, ExxonMobil Chemical

Trend Hunter Magazine

Eco-Friendly Garden Pods - Miracle-Gro's Gro-able Garden Seed Pods...

Miracle-Gro's Gro-able garden seed pod design was developed with beginner gardeners in mind, aiming to encourage more consumers to start growing their own plants from scratch rather than picking up a potted plant.


Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Scotts


ConvaTec owners eye 2015 sale as buyout interest builds-sources

ConvaTec's private equity owners plan to explore a sale of the medical device maker next year, even as interest from several healthcare companies in a potential $10 billion acquisition intensifies, according to people familiar with the matter.


Related Topix: C R Bard, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry, Manufacturing, 3M, Biotech, CareFusion

Dairy Reporter

Chr. Hansen wins landmark probiotics health claim in South Korea

Bioscience company Chr. Hansen's Urex product has become the first probiotic to win an approved health claim in South Korea.


Related Topix: Chr Hansen, Food, Methenamine (generic), Mandelamine, Marketing

Business Journal

A culture of continuous improvement is no management fad ... In fact, it could be the Holy Grail

How many of you have experienced initiatives launched by your company's leadership that promise to lead to strong revenue and bottom-line growth, delighted customers, grateful shareholders and long-term sustainable competitive advantage - the "Holy Grail?" How many of these initiatives have delivered the expected results, and how many have been ... (more)


Related Topix: PetroQuest Energy


Curing compound from BASF protects concrete against drying cracks during hot summer temperatures

High summer temperatures can cause cracks during the drying stage of industrial flooring concrete.


Related Topix: BASF, Basf Ag


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