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May 2, 2012
by Henry DeLima, owner of DeLima Associates (McLean, VA) Consumer Product Information Database (CPID) was first introduced at the Helsinki Chemicals Forum congress in 2009. This proved...
May 1, 2012
WATSON PHARMACEUTICALS TO ACQUIRE ACTAVIS FOR $5.6 BILLION Watson Pharmaceuticals (Parsippany, NJ), a leading manufacturer of generic, branded and biologic pharmaceutical products, and...
April 30, 2012
Chemical applications in the automotive industry were a focal point at the 26th Chinaplas exhibition on China's plastics and rubber industry, held April 18-21 in Shanghai. Many...
July 12, 2012
A two-year nanocomposite collaboration between Pixelligent Technologies and Brewer Science has yielded a next-generation lithography solution that dramatically improves etch...
April 27, 2012
This Week on CW:   Diversified, commodity and industrial gases firms reported mixed earnings, but companies expect conditions to improve as the year progresses. Specialty firms...
April 27, 2012
The  EPCA/UNESCO/IUPAC film "Chemistry : All About You" received worldwide  acclaim and recognition !  On 17 April 2012, the film won a Gold Word  Medal...
April 24, 2012
FDA STRENGTHENS INTERNATIONAL COLLABORATION TO ENSURE SAFETY OF IMPORTED PHARMA PRODUCTS The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) says it is taking several steps to ensure that...
April 19, 2012
The answer to the question of whether there could be a revolution to bring about Quality by Design (QbD) in pharmaceutical manufacturing, unequivocally, is yes. But we need some...
April 17, 2012
Topping the headlines last week, Cytec announced plans to acquire Umeco, a composites maker, for $439 million. The purchase price represents a 46.3% premium on Umeco’s closing...
April 17, 2012
By Geert Dancet,  Executive Director, ECHA  We in the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) are now looking forward to the fourth Helsinki Chemicals Forum in May. This...
April 17, 2012
AMRI SIGNS DEVELOPMENT AND MANUFACTURING DEAL WITH AUSTRALIAN FIRM Albany Molecular Research Inc. (AMRI; Albany, NY) says it was selected by Biota (Melbourne Australia), a leading...
April 13, 2012
This Week on CW:   Cytec has agreed to acquire Umeco, a maker of advanced composite materials, for $439 million. Cytec also expects first-quarter adjusted earnings to be 45%-50%...
April 13, 2012
This week has seen Gevo (Engelwood, CO) file an additional lawsuit against isobutanol rival Butamax Advanced Biofuels (Wilmington, DE). It is part of a year long patent...
April 12, 2012
Lonza this week disclosed that it has signed a contract to supply biotech firm Agennix (Heidelberg, Germany) with commercial quantities of Agennix's talactoferrin trial biopharma drug...
April 10, 2012
Topping the headlines last week, PPG is planning a major restructuring that will eliminate 2,000 jobs, mostly in Europe. Nevertheless, the company expects first-quarter earnings to...
April 10, 2012
By Lawrence Sloan,  President and CEO, Socma There’s been a lot of talk lately about Confidential Business Information (CBI) and the Toxic Substances Control Act...
April 10, 2012
By Ragnar Lofstedt, Professor and Director of the Kings Centre for Risk Management, Department of Geography King’s College London. Environmental organisations...
April 9, 2012
Sentiment at the recent American Fuel and Petrochemical Manufacturers’ International Petrochemical Conference (IPC) highlights how quickly U.S. petrochemical markets have been...
April 17, 2012
The Chemical Heritage Foundation and the Founders Club named Marvin Schlanger, chairman of the supervisory board of LyondellBasell Industries, as recipient of the 2012 Petrochemical Heritage Award at the American Fuel and Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM; Washington) International Petrochemical Conference held in San Antonio, TX this week....
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