Christian Science Monitor
When natural gas prices rise, who loses?
Workers tend to a well head during a hydraulic fracturing operation outside Rifle, in western Colorado.The companies at most risk from high natural gas prices are chemical companies and biofuel companies, Reich writes.
Tue May 21, 2013
Japanese JV selects Freeport for chemical plant
A joint venture between Mitsui & Company Ltd. and Idemitsu Kosan Company Ltd., two Japanese chemical companies, has chosen to build an alpha olefins chemical plant at Dow Chemical Co.'s Freeport location.
Mon May 20, 2013
Annual Sustainability Research Conference Inspires Collaboration and Shares Solutions
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Virginia - The Alliance for Research on Corporate Sustainability , housed at the University of Virginia Darden School of Business , held its fifth annual research conference at the Berkeley-Haas School of Business on Monday, 29 April through Wednesday, 1 May.
Dow Lab Safety Academy Promotes Safety Mindset in Future Chemical Workforce
Explore the Dow Lab Safety Academy at http://safety.dow.com . The Dow Lab Safety Academy includes dozens of videos featuring lab safety guidelines for a variety of real-life scenarios, grouped under four comprehensive lab safety categories.
Sun May 19, 2013
Kuwait replaces oil officials at KPC after $2.2 billion Dow payment
State-run Kuwait Petroleum Company appointed a new chief executive and suspended other top officials after the country paid $2.2 billion in damages to Dow Chemical Co over a scrapped plastics joint venture.
Sat May 18, 2013
Dow AgroSciences' Enlist Duo Herbicide Approved For Use In Canada
Dow AgroSciences LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company , announced today that Health Canada's Pest Management Regulatory Agency has approved Enlist Duo herbicide with Colex-D Technology for use in Canada.
Fri May 17, 2013
U.S. Approves Natural Gas Export Project in Texas
The U.S. Energy Department conditionally approved the Freeport LNG project in Texas to export natural gas to countries that don't have free-trade agreements with the U.S. The development, which is partly owned by ConocoPhillips , Dow Chemical Co.
Dow Chemical will appeal order to pay $1.2 billion in chemical price-fixing case, spokesperson says
Dow Chemical will appeal a judgment handed down this week ordering the Midland-based company pay $1.2 billion to plaintiffs in an antitrust case involving price-fixing of chemicals used to make polyurethane foam, according to a company spokesperson.
Green Car Congress
Evonik Industries selects OPX Biotechnologies for Joint development of bio-based chemicals
OPX Biotechnologies, Inc. and Evonik Industries AG have entered into an agreement jointly to develop certain bio-based specialty chemicals.
RS Technik & Dow Chemical Co. Establish Global Marketing Alliance
The Dow Chemical Co. , and RS Technik, a Switzerland-based global leader in trenchless technology, established a global marketing alliance to promote a unique solution for large potable water lines by setting a new standard in the renewal of pressure pipes.
Crain's Detroit Business
Dow Chemical ordered to pay $1.2 billion in price-fixing case
A federal judge has ordered Midland, Mich.-based Dow Chemical Co. to pay $1.21 billion in damages after it lost a class-action lawsuit that accused it of conspiring to fix prices.
Thu May 16, 2013
Buzz Stocks: Cisco Systems, Inc., Apple Inc. (AAPL), Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA), and Wal-Mart Stores
As earnings season draws to an unofficial close, market watchers still have plenty of news to digest, in the form of economic reports.
Judge orders Dow Chemical to pay $1.2 billion in price-fixing case
A federal judge in Kansas City, Kansas, ordered Dow Chemical Co on Wednesday to pay $1.2 billion in a price-fixing case involving chemicals used to make foam products in cars, furniture and packaging, according to court documents.
Wed May 15, 2013
Smart Solution for Potable Water Lines to be Globally Marketed by Swiss Technology Leader and Dow
The Dow Chemical Company , and RS Technik, a Switzerland-based global leader in trenchless technology, established a global marketing alliance to promote a unique solution for large potable water lines by setting a new standard in the renewal of pressure pipes.
Judge orders Dow to pay $1.2B for fixing prices
It's not often you see a court judgment with three commas. U.S. Distric Judge John Lungstrum on Wednesday ordered Dow Chemical Co.
Tue May 14, 2013
EQUATE sponsors 5th Gulf supply chain forum
On the sideline of the Fifth Gulf Petrochemicals & Chemicals Association Supply Chain Conference, EQUATE President & CEO Mohammad Husain said, "These exports have included over 30 million metric tons of petrochemicals during 2012, while they were only 10 million MT in 1999 which is an increase of over 250% in just 13 years with an average annual ... (more)
Mon May 13, 2013
The Daily Star
Kuwait MPs plan to question ministers, raising pressure on goverment
Kuwaiti MPs debate during a parliament session at Kuwait's national assembly in Kuwait City on February 6, 2013.
Sun May 12, 2013
The Dow Chemical Company (DOW), Alcoa Inc (AA): America's Energy Advantage
The debate that's raging in Washington over the export of liquefied natural gas, or LNG, has two very distinct sides, and it appears that President Obama is coming down clearly on one of them.
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
Arguments Against Exporting Natural Gas Don't Add Up
The energy policy topic of the week is whether to export more of America's newly abundant natural gas.
The Dow Chemical Company PT Raised to $36.00 at RBC Capital
The firm currently has a "sector perform" rating on the stock. Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock.