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DALLAS & FRANKFURT & SHANGHAI-- -- Celanese Corporation , a global technology and specialty materials company, today announced at ChinaplasA 2014 that halogen-free Fortron A polyphenylene sulfide CES50 for consumer electronics device housings offers superior mechanical properties over traditional polymer solutions.
Julie McAlindon first joined PolyOne Corp. in 2010 and was appointed senior vice president, president of designed structures and solutions following the acquisition of Spartech Corp. Prior to joining PolyOne, McAlindon spent 20 years with Dow Chemical Co.
The U.S. Department of Energy has recognized two Lawrence Livermore Laboratory researchers for their contributions to science, energy and national security.
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company has selected ten finalists in its national "Name the Blimp" contest for its newest airship, which was unveiled in March.
Goodyear unveiled the new blimp and the contest to name it in March. The "larger, faster, and more maneuverable" airship will be christened officially this summer.
This Week in The Civil War, for week of Sunday, April 20: Confederate ram at battle of Plymouth, N.C. Confederate forces, in a joint operation of ground troops and an ironclad ram CSS Albemarle, attacked the federal garrison at Plymouth, N.C. near the mouth of the Roanoke River on April 17, 1864.
Philadelphia-based Chemtura Corp. has agreed to sell its agricultural-chemicals division for about $1 billion to Platform Specialty Products Corp., which is backed by hedge-fund manager Bill Ackman.
Over the past three years, the Raven Industries Headquarters in downtown Sioux Falls have undergone some major renovations, all in an effort to make the building more environmentally friendly.
At the backdrop of New York International Auto Show, BMW i3 was announced as 2014 World Green Car.
Bridgestone executive Yusuke Shimasaki this week pleaded guilty to charges related to an international car part price-fixing and bid-rigging conspiracy.
E.I. DuPont de Nemours & Co. issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday. The company reported $1.58 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.59 by $0.01, American Banking News reports.
The Wilmington, Del., chemical maker reported net income Thursday of $1.4 billion, or $1.54 per share, for the quarter ended March 31. That's down from $3.35 billion, or $3.58 per share, for the same quarter a year ago, which included a one-time gain from completion of the sale of DuPont's performance coatings unit.
Bozich, president and CEO of SI Group, says the acquisition of Albermarle's businesses is the largest deal in SI Group's history.
The Justice Department says a former Bridgestone Corp. executive has agreed to plead guilty in an alleged price-fixing conspiracy.
Raven Industries has been working hard the past few years renovating their headquarters in downtown Sioux Falls.