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  1. Dow strikes out in court on bid for tax break, wire service reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | NOLA.com

    Dow Chemical in Hahnville towers over a boat passing along the Mississippi River Tuesday, July 7, 2009. Dow Chemical in Hahnville towers over a boat passing along the Mississippi River Tuesday, July 7, 2009.

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  2. Dow Chemical Shares Success Story of Manufacturing Intelligence...Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Information Technology

    Mr. Colegrove's presentation will focus on the platform behind Dow's Enterprise Manufacturing Intelligence initiative, and the visioning process that led to the initial steps of implementation. He will discuss the collective use of Dow's manufacturing systems to support both manufacturing and business-related decisions, a direct result of deploying NWA's Focus EMI .

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  3. Two directors leaving ClintonRead the original story

    Friday Sep 5 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Parks and Recreation Director Jessica Brodie will be leaving Sept. 19 to take a job in Wayland.

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  4. Albemarle deal with Rockwood gets past antitrust review periodRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | The Advocate

    The federally mandated antitrust review waiting period for Albemarle Corp.'s $6.2 billion acquisition of Rockwood Holdings Inc. has passed. "This is another important step as we continue to make progress towards completion of the transaction with Rockwood to create a premier specialty chemicals company," said Albemarle President and Chief Executive Office Luke Kissam.

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  5. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Business Wire

    German brings more ... )--Fitch Ratings has published a report on Savannah College of Art and Design, GA. The report is available at 'www.fitchratings.com'.

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  6. Albemarle Corporation announces expiration of Hart-Scott-Rodino...Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Sys-Con Media

    10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Albemarle Corporation today announced the expiration of the waiting period for U.S. antitrust review under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 in connection with the company's previously announced acquisition of Rockwood Holdings, Inc. . The waiting period expired at "This is another important step as we continue to make progress towards completion of the transaction with Rockwood to create a premier specialty chemicals company," said Albemarle's president and CEO , Albemarle and Rockwood have entered into a definitive agreement under which Albemarle will acquire all of the outstanding common shares of Rockwood in a cash and stock transaction.

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  7. Dollar General's (AEPI) CEO Brendan Barba on Q3 2014 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Seeking Alpha

    Good morning. My name is Paula, and I will be your conference operator today. At this time, I would like to welcome everyone to the AEP Industries Inc. Third Quarter 2014 Results Conference Call.

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  8. Cooper Tire & Rubber: A Great Company, But I'll Wait For A PullbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Seeking Alpha

    Shares of Cooper Tire & Rubber have risen by 25.8% YTD, and are now trading at $30.09, just 10% below the 52-week high of $33.26. At these levels, is there still value to be found in CTB, or would investors be wise to stay away from this company? Throughout this article, I will be using Goodyear for comparison.

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  9. UPDATE 1-Dow Chemical cannot get $1 bln deductions on sham partnershipsRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Reuters

    Dow Chemical Co is not entitled to more than $1 billion of tax deductions based on a decade of transactions with "sham" partnerships that Goldman Sachs Group Inc and the law firm King & Spalding promoted, a federal appeals court decided on Wednesday. A unanimous three-judge panel of the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals let stand a lower court ruling that Dow entered the two Chemtech partnerships that ran from 1993 to 2003 mainly to avoid taxes, and had no legitimate business purpose for them.

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  10. Dow makes new executive leadership appointmentsRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Canadian Plastics Magazine

    Chemical giant Dow Chemical Company has made a series of executive leadership appointments, some of which will impact its plastics packaging and specialty plastics businesses. The Midland, Mich.-based company has appointed James Fitterling as vice chairman, business operations, with executive oversight of Dow's packaging and specialty plastics business, elastomers, electrical & telecommunications, polyurethanes, epoxy, specialty chemicals, chemicals, hydrocarbons, and energy.

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  11. Dow Announces New Executive Leadership AppointmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Ink World

    The Dow Chemical Company has made a number of new executive leadership appointments to maintain the company's aggressive focus on executing against its strategic priorities to deliver sustainable earnings growth and increasingly reward shareholders. James R. Fitterling has been named vice chairman, business operations.

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  12. Albemarle announces expiration of HSR waiting period for Rockwood acquisitionRead the original story

    Friday Aug 29 | Theflyonthewall.com

    Albemarle announces expiration of HSR waiting period for Rockwood acquisition Albemarle announced the expiration of the waiting period for U.S. antitrust review under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 in connection with the company's previously announced acquisition of Rockwood Holdings . The waiting period expired at 11:59 P.M. Eastern Daylight Time on September 8. EC approves Huntsman's acquisition of Rockwood's titanium dioxide businesses Rockwood announced that the European Commission has approved the previously announced sale of its Titanium Dioxide Pigments and four other non-strategic businesses to Huntsman for an enterprise value of $1.275B, including the assumption of $225M in pension obligations.

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  13. Dow Chemical loses appeal to receive $1B in tax deductions, Reuters saysRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Theflyonthewall.com

    Dow Chemical Chief Information Officer, Chief Sustainability Officer to retire David E. Kepler, executive vice president, chief sustainability officer and chief information officer, has decided to retire at the end of this year. James R. Fitterling, vice chairman, Business Operations, will have executive oversight of Dow's businesses including, Dow Packaging and Specialty Plastics, Dow Elastomers, Dow Electrical & Telecommunications, Polyurethanes, Epoxy, Specialty Chemicals, Chemicals, Hydrocarbons, and Energy.

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  14. Trex gets into the outdoor lighting game on AmazonRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Home Channel News

    Trex Company is making its debut in the world of e-commerce, but not in the way one would necessarily expect of the decking and railing manufacturer. Trex is launching its high-performance Outdoor Lighting collection on Amazon.com, bypassing its own website to join other Trex-branded products that have populated Amazon's site via Trex licensees . 1 comment

  15. Tesla's Road To LithiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Seeking Alpha

    This also exposes synergy in Albemarle's pending acquisition of Rockwood Holdings and BASF's rumored interest in acquiring Albemarle. Tesla investors are counting on the company producing large numbers of the Model III mass market electric car, and doing so with greater efficiency and at lower cost than the Model S. Tesla's future profitability depends heavily on producing this mass market car at low cost in order to maintain operating margin.

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  16. Latin America Phosphatic Fertilizers Market is Expected to Reach...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | PRWeb

    Latin America Phosphatic Fertilizers Market is Expected to Reach $9,331.1 million in 2018 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor It provides benchmarking insight on the top players including Potash Corp. Phosphate, Agrium Phosphate, EuroChem Phosphates, and Yara Downstream. Key players in the Latin America Phosphatic Fertilizers Market are ICL Fertilizers, PhosAgro Phosphate based products, Others, BASF SE , Bayer AG, Dow Agrosciences LLC , E.I. du Pont de Nemours & others.

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  17. The Dow Chemical Company Achieves Sustainability Milestone With...Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | BioSpace

    BETAMATEa Structural Adhesives have been named Dow's third "Breakthrough to World Challenges," meeting a milestone set by the Company as part of its 2015 Sustainability Goals. A recent recipient of a 2014 R&D 100 Award and two 2014 PACE Awards, BETAMATE Structural Adhesives are used to bond the body structure of automobiles during assembly which enables improved vehicle safety and durability while optimizing weight reduction and providing greater design flexibility.

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  18. Williams: Politicians rake in billions; we know whyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Amarillo.com

    At a July fundraising event in Chicago, Michelle Obama remarked, "So, yeah, there's too much money in politics. There's special interests that have too much influence."

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  19. Trex Enters e-Commerce Marketplace with Launch of Outdoor Lightinga on AmazonRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Business Wire

    Trex Company, Inc. , the world's largest manufacturer of wood-alternative decking and railing products, has officially entered the e-commerce marketplace with the launch of its high-performance TrexA Outdoor Lightinga collection on Amazon.com. The first product line to be sold by Trex online, Trex Outdoor Lighting will join other Trex-branded products currently available on Amazon through Trex licensees, including Trex Outdoor Furniturea , Trex RainEscapeA and Trex Pergolaa .

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  20. Philip Morris International Inc. Increases Dividend by 6.4% to an...Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Hispanic Business

    The Company also announced the election of was employed at Goldman, Sachs & Co. from 1981 to 2000, during which time he was a General Partner for six years, working in is a director of Monex Group, Inc. and Shinsei Bank, Ltd. He is a member of the Governing Board of is Vice Chairman and Advisor to the CEO of Procter and Gamble.

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