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September 17, 2012
Monsanto and DuPont are the top contributors to a campaign opposing California’s Proposition 37, which would require labels on most foods made with genetically modified...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/Monsanto-DuPont-Lead-Effort-to-Defeat-GM-Labeling-in-California_46313.html
September 17, 2012
DeLeo: Easier access to ingredient safety data. The American Cleaning Institute (ACI; Washington) recently launched the Cleaning Product Ingredient Inventory, aimed at assisting...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/ACI-Product-Inventory-Aims-to-Promote-Safe-Ingredient-Management_46320.html
September 17, 2012
China says it has filed a complaint with the World Trade Organization (WTO; Geneva) challenging U.S. countervailing duties on products including chemicals, paper, solar cells, and...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/China-Challenges-U-S-Countervailing-Duties-on-Chemicals-Solar-Cells_46322.html
September 17, 2012
Shell says it has begun work on its Quest project, which it says will be the first carbon capture and storage (CCS) project for an oil sands operation in Canada. The Quest project is...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/Shell-to-Begin-Work-on-Carbon-Capture-Project-in-Canada_46321.html
September 17, 2012
A U.S. federal court has barred South Korea’s Kolon Industries from making aramid fibers products that compete with DuPont’s Kevlar brand. The 20-year injunction is the...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/DuPont-Wins-Bid-for-20-Year-Injunction-in-Kevlar-Case_46315.html
September 17, 2012
The International Council of Chemical Associations (ICCA) says it calls on all stakeholders to take action to strengthen the Strategic Approach to International Chemicals Management...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/ICCA-Calls-for-Stronger-Global-Cooperation-on-Chemicals-Management_46299.html
September 14, 2012
This Week on CW:   This Brazilian government has increased tariffs for 100 products, including various forms of polyethylene and polycarbonate to support domestic chemical makers...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/Chemical-Industry-Weekly-News-Round-Up-Sept-14_46296.html
September 12, 2012
Huntsman Corp. and Alberdingk Boley (Krefeld, Germany) say they will cooperate in the development of applications based on renewable resources for the adhesives and...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/Huntsman-Alberdingk-Boley-to-Expand-PU-Partnership_46165.html
September 11, 2012
Several chemical companies that temporarily shut down plants in Louisiana because of Hurricane Isaac have begun assessing damage and restarting operations. Though no major damage has...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/Plants-Restart-After-Hurricane-Isaac_46057.html
September 11, 2012
A U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Energy and Commerce panel will hold a hearing September 11 to assess progress on the Chemical Facilities Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS)...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/U-S-Lawmakers-to-Examine-Progress-Made-on-CFATS_46151.html
September 7, 2012
The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) has issued a report saying more progress is needed on its Strategic Approach to International Chemicals Management (SAICM) if parties...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/UN-Industry-Focus-on-SAICM-Before-Intl-Meeting_46112.html
September 6, 2012
The American Cleaning Institute (ACI; Washington) today launched the ACI Cleaning Product Ingredient Inventory, aimed at assisting researchers and regulators looking for data on...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/ACI-Launches-Product-Ingredient-Inventory_46091.html
September 5, 2012
Shell says it has begun work on its Quest project, which it says will be the first carbon capture and storage (CCS) project for an oil sands operation in Canada. The Quest project is...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/Shell-to-Construct-Oil-Sands-CCS-Project-in-Canada_46064.html
September 4, 2012
Monsanto and DuPont are the top contributors to a campaign opposing California’s Proposition 37, which would require labels on most foods made with genetically modified...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/Monsanto-DuPont-Lead-Campaign-to-Defeat-GM-Labeling-in-California_46025.html
September 4, 2012
Leading retailer H & M Hennes & Mauritz (H&M; Stockholm) has banned the use of perfluorinated compounds (PFC) in the company's products. All orders placed on January 1...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/Retailer-H-and-M-to-Phase-out-Perfluorinated-Compounds_46021.html
August 31, 2012
Stolt-Nielsen says Hurricane Isaac has caused severe flooding at the company's Stolthaven New Orleans (Braithwaite, LA) tank storage terminal due to failure of the facility's levee...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/Hurricane-Isaac-Floods-Stolt-Nielsens-New-Orleans-Terminal_45984.html
August 30, 2012
IIllinois governor Pat Quinn (D) has signed off on a law updating state requirements for the dry-cleaning solvent perchlorethylene (perc). The law requires all new dry-cleaning...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/Illinois-Approves-Perc-Rules_45931.html
August 30, 2012
CF Industries says its Donaldsonville, Louisiana nitrogen complex has restarted production after assessments indicated that no significant damage from Hurricane Isaac had been...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/CF-Industries-Restarts-Operations-at-Louisiana-Facility_45948.html
August 28, 2012
CF Industries says that it has shut down its Donaldsonville, LA, nitrogen complex due to the approach of Tropical Storm Isaac, anticipated to impact the Donaldsonville area in the next...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/CF-Industries-Shuts-Down-Louisiana-Plant-in-Preparation-for-Tropical-Storm-Isaac_45854.html
August 27, 2012
The U.S. Chemical Safety Board (CSB; Washington) says its top priorities going forward are changes to OSHA’s Process Safety Management (PSM) code—which has not been...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/Safety-Boards-Most-Wanted-Change-is-a-Revised-PSM_45843.html
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