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Dow Names Jack Broodo Vice President, Investor Relations

The Dow Chemical Company has appointed Jack Broodo, currently president of Dow Chemical Canada ULC and director of feedstocks for the company's North and Latin America regions to vice president of Investor Relations for the company.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals, The Dow Company, Dow AgroSciences

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Modern Tire Dealer

1,492 Wild Country tires are recalled by Cooper

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. is recalling certain Wild Country Radial XTX Sport tires, size 265/65R18.


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

Eastman Chemical Company Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages

Shares of Eastman Chemical Company have been given an average recommendation of "Buy" by the thirteen ratings firms that are covering the company, reports .


Related Topix: Chemicals, Eastman Chemical

Carlisle Companies Receives Buy Rating from KeyCorp

's stock had its "buy" rating reaffirmed by KeyCorp in a research note issued on Friday.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, CSL, Carlisle Group, Biotech, Medicine, CSL Limited, Healthcare Industry, Construction, Industrial Machines, Carlisle SynTec

Northern Virginia Daily

BusIness ledger

Winchester-based Trex Company Inc. has announced its participation in several financial conferences.


Related Topix: Construction, Trex, White Post, VA, Fitness, Yoga

The Times-Picayune

Albemarle, Israeli firm to produce polymeric flame retardants in new joint-venture

Baton Rouge-based chemical maker Albemarle and global manufacturer ICL, based in Tel Aviv, have formed a joint venture to produce ICL's FR-122P polymeric flame retardant and Albemarle's GreenCrest polymeric flame retardant.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Albemarle, Chemicals

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Albemarle, Israeli venture to produce eco-friendly flame retardant

Albemarle Corp., a Baton Rouge-based specialty chemicals maker, and ICL, an Israeli manufacturer, have formed a joint venture to produce polymeric flame retardants that will replace hexabromocyclododecane, now found worldwide in the environment, animals and people.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Albemarle, Chemicals, Environment, Science

Insider Selling: Craig M. Nikrant Sells 6,400 Shares of PolyOne Stock

PolyOne SVP Craig M. Nikrant unloaded 6,400 shares of the stock on the open market in a transaction dated Wednesday, August 27th.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Chemicals, PolyOne

Today in the press

West Pharmaceutical Services, a $3 billion New York Stock Exchange-listed pharmaceutical firm, is in talks with the IDA about making an investment of hundreds of millions in the southeast creating hundreds of new jobs, according to The Irish Times.


Related Topix: Medicine, West Pharmaceutical Services, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry, Ireland, Europe, World News

Plastics News

Tighter resin prices leading to price hike for PE film

One of North America's largest film makers is pushing through a polyethylene price increase due, in part, to the tight resin market.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, AEP Industries, Dow Chemical, Chemicals

Cape Gazette

Grace 'Ruth' Cannon, DuPont Co. retiree

Grace "Ruth" Crawford Cannon, 84, of Milton, passed away Thursday Aug. 28, 2014, at Harrison House in Georgetown, surrounded by her family.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Dupont E I Nemours , Chemicals, Milton, DE, Georgetown, DE, Wilmington, DE, Lewes, DE


US Stock Futures Gain Ahead Of Consumer Data

US stock futures traded higher in early pre-market trade, ahead of economic data.


Related Topix: The9, Software, Manufacturing, Albemarle, Chemicals

Ham and High

Camden Green Party: Hampstead Heath dams project 'would cause enormous damage to landscape'

Cllr Sian Berry lodged an official objection to the scheme this week in which she objected to the much-criticised 15million proposals to enlarge or build new dams across the Heath.


Related Topix: Greater London County, England, United Kingdom, Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Myers Industries

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co has earned a consensus recommendation of "Hold" from the eight ratings firms that are currently covering the stock, Analyst RN reports .


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

Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Washington Post

No Monsanto, No Problem for Syngenta on Path to Deal: Real M&A

Syngenta and Monsanto held preliminary talks with advisers earlier this year about a combination that never came to fruition, people familiar with the matter have said.


Related Topix: Chemicals, Syngenta AG, Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Banking, Financial Services, Suntrust Banks, Midland, MI, Business News

Thursday Sector Leaders: Utilities, Materials

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Energy, DTE Energy, Chemicals, Eastman Chemical

JD Supra

This Week In Securities Litigation

In the roll-up to the Labor Day weekend, the SEC issued new rules regarding asset backed securities and credit rating agencies.


Related Topix: Construction, Trex

KWQC-TV Davenport

Ruling affects Illinois cancer cluster case

A Pennsylvania court ruling means a lawsuit can go forward accusing a chemical company of dumping toxins in Illinois, causing a deadly cancer cluster.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Rohm and Haas, Chemicals

Sys-Con Media

Albemarle Corporation to present at the KeyBanc Capital Markets Basic ...

The presentation and webcast will be made available on Albemarle's website at under the Investors heading.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Albemarle, Chemicals, Chemistry, Science

In brief: Spatz's Bakery reopens; Chemical Process Fast Start Training session begins Oct. 1

About a week after heavy rain caused its roof to collapse, Saginaw's Spatz's Bakery is back in business.


Related Topix: Weather, Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals, Dow Corning, Mount Pleasant, MI, Baker College


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