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3 hrs ago | West Australian

Tyre makers race to turn dandelions into rubber

Dutch biologist Ingrid van der Meer often meets with disbelief when she talks about her work on dandelions and how it could secure the future of road transport.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Bridgestone

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

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

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Tire Business

Firestone Natural Rubber to quit producing latex in Liberia

Firestone Natural Rubber Co., a subsidiary of Bridgestone Corp., will cease producing liquid latex at its Liberian plantation in the fourth quarter of 2014 and concentrate solely on the production of block rubber, the company said.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Bridgestone, Savannah, GA, Chatham County, GA

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: Manufacturing, Albemarle, Chemicals, 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: Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals, Republic Services, Environmental, Waste Management, Citrus Heights, CA

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, Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals, Environment, Science, Midland, MI

WFAA-TV Dallas

Landowners cited for pile that damaged Del. bridge

The owners of land in Delaware where a huge mound of dirt damaged a highway bridge have been served with violation notices by state environmental regulators.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Dupont E I Nemours , Chemicals


Apathy Sends Biotech Jobs Offshore, Says CSL

The country's largest biotechnology manufacturer, CSL, says government and community complacency puts Australia at risk of missing out on future jobs as companies invest where workers are more productive, tax rates are lower and governments are more supportive.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, CSL, Science / Technology, Biotech

Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Dow Chemical Company Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts

Shares of The Dow Chemical Company have received an average rating of "Hold" from the fifteen ratings firms that are covering the company, American Banking reports .


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals

Interesting April 2015 Stock Options for DuPont

Consistently, one of the more popular stocks people enter into their stock options watchlist at Stock Options Channel is DuPont .


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Dupont E I Nemours , Chemicals, Financial Markets

Sys-Con Media

Northisle Announces the Start of Drilling

With the successful completion of a private placement in July 2014 exploration plans for 2014 include the drilling of an untested Induced Polarization anomaly extending for 1.5km from the deposit to the northwest.


Related Topix: NOVA Chemicals, Chemicals

Chemical Process Fast Start Training session begins Oct. 1; informational meeting Aug. 21

The Dow Chemical Co., Dow Corning Corp. and Hemlock Semiconductor, in collaboration with Delta College and Great Lakes Bay Michigan Works!, have announced the next Chemical Process Fast Start Training session.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals, Dow Corning

Insider Selling: West Pharmaceutical Services Insider Sells 7,555 Shares of Stock

West Pharmaceutical Services Insider Heino Lennartz unloaded 7,555 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, August 13th.


Related Topix: Medicine, West Pharmaceutical Services, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry

WWWV-FM Charlottesville

Area Residents Immerse Themselves in Climate Change Debates

Three people who believe Virginia's coastal areas are vulnerable to rising sea levels want our elected leaders to do something about it.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Albemarle, Chemicals

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Coatings World

Dow Powerhouse Expands to Delaware and Hawaii to Meet Growing Demand

Dow Solar, a business of The Dow Chemical Company announced that the availability of DOW POWERHOUSE Solar Shingles, an award-winning residential solar roofing system, is expanding to Delaware and Hawaii.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals, Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Marketing

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Toledo Blade

Buybacks show shareholders the money

Like lovesick schoolboys, U.S. companies, including many in northwest Ohio, have been bursting with affection lately for their shareholders.


Related Topix: Ohio, Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Cooper Tire and Rubber

Cooper Tire, Chengshan Group extend valuation deadline

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. and Chengshan Group Co., in China, have extended the deadline to Aug. 24 for an independent company to provide a valuation of their partnership, Cooper Chengshan Tire.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Cooper Tire and Rubber

Customer Interaction Solutions

Shareholder Alert: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Investigation of...

Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of Rockwood Holdings, Inc. relating to the proposed acquisition by Albemarle Corporation .


Related Topix: ROC Taiwan Fund, Financial Services, Manufacturing, Albemarle, Chemicals, Bala Cynwyd, PA

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

The dividend ... )--FORM 8.3 PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE/DEALING DISCLOSURE BY A PERSON WITH INTERESTS IN RELEVANT SECURITIES REPRESENTING 1% OR MORE Rule 8.3 of the Takeover Code Applications - Global Industry Analysis 2014-2019 )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Polycarbonate Market for Automotive, Electronics, ...


Related Topix: Transportation, FedEx, Air Courier, Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Cooper Tire and Rubber

Business Wire

Celanese Announces Intermediate Chemistry Price Increases

Celanese Corporation is a global technology leader in the production of differentiated chemistry solutions and specialty materials used in most major industries and consumer applications.


Related Topix: Concord EFS, Financial Services, Manufacturing, Celanese AG, Chemicals, Dallas, TX

Xenia Daily Gazette

30 years of toxic injustice for bhopal survivors

The night of the industrial disaster is forever seared into the memory of the people of Bhopal, India.


Related Topix: World News, India, Asia, Heavy, Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals, Opinion


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