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May 18, 2011
Industry groups have contested the proposed Prop 65 listing for cocamide, a chemically modified form of coconut oil used as a surfactant in many cosmetics and personal care products...
May 16, 2011
Editor's note: From now on, the finance digest will run on Mondays. Topping the headlines last week, earnings are beating forecasts at most major chemical firms in both North America...
May 13, 2011
This Week on CW: M&G is the latest company to announce new construction plans on the Gulf Coast, in the form of a world-scale PET and PTA facility. DuPont, meanwhile, is investing...
May 11, 2011
Strong earnings again topped last week's headlines....
May 9, 2011
The global economy is in the process of shifting from a fossil age to a biobased economy, Feike Sijbesma, chairman and CEO of at Royal DSM, told attendees of Biotechnology Industry Association’s (BIO; Washington) World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology and Bioprocessing, currently underway in Toronto....
May 9, 2011
A flurry of partnership agreements among biosuccinic acid producers and derivatives manufacturers in the months leading up to BIO, as well as DSM's announcement earlier today that it will build a commercial-scale plant, has validated succinic acid as a frontfronner for successful market adoption....
May 6, 2011
This Week on CW: BASF reports a 28% rise in earnings as former CFO Kurt Bock takes the helm as CEO. IHS, the parent company of Chemical Week, has acquired CMAI. Danisco's board...
May 6, 2011
At last year’s CEO Roundtable, CEOs of the chemical industry were debating if the rebound they started to see was going to last. Would we see a U shaped or maybe even a double dip recovery? A V-shaped recovery was not the most likely outlook at the time, but that is what happened.
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May 6, 2011
Plastics development is a recurring theme in this week’s round up: Total Petrochemicals plans to modify one of the two polystyrene (PS) lines it acquired from Polimeri Europa at...
May 4, 2011
Every time a chemical company publishes statistics for how many m.t. of CO2 – or byproduct – it has saved in the past year, it always makes me question why the company...
May 12, 2011
Dow executive: Do not think of sustainability as a set of hand-cuffs or add-on program, but rather an "unprecendeted catalyst for innovation growth."...
May 4, 2011
By Jane Lee, v.p./Supply Chain Consultants Every chemical company in 2011 would love to either a) increase revenue or b) reduce costs. Increasing revenue depends on many factors too...
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