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  1. Mich. considers bill defining pyrolysis as renewable energyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Tire Business

    A bill that passed the Michigan House of Representatives Dec. 4 would change state definitions of "renewable energy" to include municipal solid waste and pyrolysis technologies. H.B. 5205 would add to the state's definition of "renewable energy resources" to include fuel that has been manufactured wholly or in significant part from waste, according to the bill summary.

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  2. IBM Brags Of 49 Cloud Data CentersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | InformationWeek

    IBM promised 40 SoftLayer cloud data centers globally by the end of 2014. Through a partnership with Equinix, it's ending the year with 49. IBM's SoftLayer cloud unit will finish the year with its promised 40 data centers around the world, plus nine add-ons that it will obtain through a partnership with Equinix for use of its facilities, for a total of 49. IBM announced Wednesday that it has opened SoftLayer public cloud facilities in Frankfurt, Mexico City, and Tokyo.

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  3. Dow Chemical names Deborah Borg president of Dow USARead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | MLive.com

    Deborah Borg, vice president of the Human Resource Partner Organization, has been named president of Dow USA, officials with The Dow Chemical Co. recently announced.

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  4. The Road Ahead: New Research on DRDGOLD, Dycom Industries, Eastman Chemical, Ecolab and Eldorado GoldRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Sys-Con Media

    Moments ago, Realtime Equities released new analyst updates concerning several important developing situations including DRDGOLD , Dycom Industries , Eastman Chemical , Ecolab , and Eldorado Gold . Realtime Equities is the leader in realtime news, commentary and analysis - proudly employing registered CFAA research staff and rigorous compliance procedures.

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  5. How it All Plays Out - New Report on Cytec Industries, Deltic Timber, ...Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Sys-Con Media

    Moments ago, Realtime Equities released new analyst updates concerning several important developing situations including Cytec Industries , Deltic Timber , Dominion Diamond , Domtar , and Dow Chemical . Realtime Equities is the leader in realtime news, commentary and analysis - proudly employing registered CFAA research staff and rigorous compliance procedures.

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  6. Four Ohio Organizations Named Psychologically Healthy Workplace Award ...Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | PRWeb

    In today's nonstop work environment, workplace pressures continue to mount. Productivity demands, information overload and increasing pressure to balance work and home lives can take a toll on employees' health, well-being and job satisfaction.

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  7. Dow Promotes the Importance of HandwashingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Triple Pundit

    Dow Chemical Co. clearly knows that handwashing is an important thing for children to do.

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  8. EQUATE sponsors Kuwait Dive Team's project to protect coral reefsRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Arab Times

    EQUATE Petrochemical Company, Kuwait's first international petrochemical joint-venture, sponsored a project by Kuwait Dive Team to protect coral reefs in a number of Kuwaiti islands by installing bowing marines. Kuwait Dive Team is part of the Environment Voluntary Foundation.

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  9. Mary Macknik MarineRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | The News Journal

    Mary was born in Barnesboro, PA on January 28, 1923, the fifth child of the Very Reverend Basil J. Macknik and Mary Tokay Macknik.

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    Wednesday Dec 17 | Salem News

    Seats are still available for the Salem Memorial Building's bus trip to Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens for this season's "Deck the Hall" Christmas program. The bus will leave at 3:45 p.m. Saturday and return at approximately 9 p.m..

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  11. Global Chlor-Alkali Market to Grow at a CAGR of 6% to 2019 Says a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | PRWeb

    Global Chlor-Alkali Market to Grow at a CAGR of 6% to 2019 Says a Latest Research Report Available at RnRMarketResearch.com RnRMarketResearch.com adds "Chlor-Alkali Market by Products , Applications & Geography - Global Industry Trends & Forecasts to 2019" global research report to its store. The Asia-pacific region is the biggest market of chlor-alkali products, accounting for more than half of the total global demand.

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  12. Corning Cleaning House At Dow Corning Before A Divestiture?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Seeking Alpha

    Dow Corning announced its decision to close a manufacturing plant and reduce by about $1.3 billion its contribution to a fund to pay out claims arising from lawsuits. These actions by Dow Corning, and, as such, its owners DOW and GLW, are a likely prelude to GLW divesting its share of the joint venture.

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  13. Claims in Cooper suit dismissedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | TheCourier.com

    By LOU WILIN STAFF WRITER Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. and would-be buyer Apollo Tyres, of India, appear to be done with their legal wrangling after last year's failed deal.

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  14. UPDATE 1-Dow whistleblower can pursue unlawful firing claim, US judge rulesRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Reuters

    Dow Chemical Co's ex-fraud investigator can pursue claims of being unlawfully fired after disclosing alleged financial misconduct related to the company, including heavy spending by Chief Executive Andrew Liveris, a U.S. judge has ruled. Kimberly Wood worked at Dow for 25 years before she was fired in October.

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  15. Eastman Completes Taminco AcquisitionRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Chemical Processing

    Eastman Chemical Company completed its acquisition of specialty chemical producer Taminco Corporation for $2.8 billion in cash and assumed debt, according to an article in the Kingsport Times News . The Taminco businesses are expected to be accretive to 2015 earnings per share by greater than $0.35, excluding acquisition-related costs and charges, and to 2016 earnings per share by greater than $0.60.

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  16. Asia-Pacific defoamers market projected to grow by a CAGR of just over 4% until 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | PR-inside.com

    Defoamers, also known as anti-foaming agents, are chemical agents that inhibit foam build. End-use sectors which utilize defoamers include oil and gas, paints and coatings, automotive, mining, paper and pulp, printing inks, and laundry detergents industries.

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  17. INEOS boss Ratcliffe tops industry power leagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Sunday Herald

    The ICIS Chemical Business Top 40 Power Players named Mr Ratcliffe as the most influential senior executive in the sector. Mr Ratcliffe received the most votes with Dow Chemical chairman Andrew Liveris coming second and Khalid Al-Falih, chief executive of Saudi Aramco, in third place.

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  18. Owner of 'miracle' dog calls him perfect despite paralysisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | NBC12

    A dog who managed to walk again after being paralyzed from the mid-section down, now has found an owner who feels he's the perfect Christmas gift. Elvis was brought to the Richmond SPCA paralyzed about a year ago and there were questions about whether he would ever walk again.

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  19. Dow Corning to shut Tennessee plant, reduces lawsuit payout fundRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Reuters

    Dow Corning has decided to shut its semiconductor plant in Tennessee, calling it economically inviable, and reduce by about $1.3 billion its contribution to a fund to pay out claims arising from lawsuits around its bankruptcy in 1995. Dow Corning, a joint venture between Dow Chemical Co and Corning Inc, will record a pre-tax charge of $1.5-$1.6 billion related to the shut down of the facility, Corning said in a regulatory filing.

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  20. OMP Lands Another Infill Industrial Development Project In La Mirada, CARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Sys-Con Media

    The property located at 14445 Alondra Boulevard is less than 1/2 mile from the 5 Freeway in the mid-county submarket. The Mid-County submarket representing over 133 million square feet has a vacancy rate of 2.7%.

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