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January 30, 2012
The European Commission says it has launched an online public consultation on possible measures to reduce greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) from ships. Public comment is open throughl...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/EU-Seeks-Comment-on-Reducing-Maritime-GHG-Emissions_40910.html
January 30, 2012
The Asian Development Bank (ADB; Manila) says it will help China set up a pilot provincial emissions trading system that could pave the way for a national scheme and lower greenhouse...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/China-Plans-Emission-Trading-Pilot-Program_40909.html
January 30, 2012
Tomblin: West Virgina makes pitch for Northeast petrochemical investment. Lawmakers in West Virginia have passed a law providing 25 years of property tax incentives for companies...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/West-Virginia-Approves-25-year-Tax-Break-for-Petchem-Investors_40904.html
January 30, 2012
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC; Washington) has filed suit to block the U.S. EPA’s conditional approval of nanosilver, an antimicrobial used in textiles, medical...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/NRDC-Challenges-EPA-Nanopesticide-Approval_40898.html
January 30, 2012
Rosenberg: Work on TSCA imperative. Improving the federal Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), work on a planned ACI sustainability charter, and preventing attempts to undermine...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/TSCA-Tops-ACIs-2012-Advocacy-Agenda_40896.html
January 30, 2012
A health and environment advocacy group has released a report calling for increased federal oversight of bisphenol A (BPA). The group is seeking short-term and long-term action on the...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/Report-Urges-Federal-Regulation-of-Bisphenol-A_40895.html
January 30, 2012
The U.S. National Research Council has detailed a plan the U.S. should follow for assessing the safety of nanomaterials in anticipation of their increased use in a wide variety of...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/U-S-Officials-Detail-Plans-for-Nanomaterials-Research_40893.html
January 30, 2012
The European Parliament approved earlier this month a proposal for new legislation to harmonize the various regulations for biocides in the European Union (EU). The new Biocidal...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/EU-Approves-New-Biocides-Regulations_40892.html
January 30, 2012
Biotech has been in the news this week with innovation deals and developments including those that emerged at The Biobased Chemicals Summit held in San Diego this past week was the...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/Chemical-Industry-Weekly-Innovation-News-Round-up-Jan-30_40885.html
January 27, 2012
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC; Washington) has filed suit to block the U.S. EPA’s conditional approval of nanosilver, an antimicrobial used in textiles, medical...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/NRDC-Sues-EPA-to-Block-Nanopesticide-Approval_40869.html
January 26, 2012
A health and environment advocacy group has released a report calling for increased federal oversight of bisphenol A (BPA), detailing short- and long-term action on U.S. federal...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/Report-Details-Action-Federal-Authorities-Can-Take-to-Regulate-BPA_40792.html
January 26, 2012
Advanced biofuels are set to become an important factor in the global economy and could replace more than 50% of the world's gasoline demand in 2030, according to a report by Bloomberg...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/Study-Biofuels-Could-Replace-50-percent-of-Gasoline-by-2030_40779.html
January 26, 2012
Desso (Waalwijk, the Netherlands), a manufacturer of carpets and flooring systems made from materials such as nylon 6, nylon 6,6 and polypropylene (PP), in 2007 changed its business...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/Cradle-to-Cradle-Manufacture-Flooring-Producer-Desso-Lays-Out-New-Approach_40781.html
January 26, 2012
Celtic Renewables (Edinburgh, U.K.), a biotech company developing a process for converting whiskey byproducts into biobutanol and other biochemicals, has been launched yesterday. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/U-K-Spin-out-Firm-to-Generate-BioButanol-from-Whiskey-Byproduct_40714.html
January 25, 2012
Solvay has created Solvay Energy Services, a new business selling expertise within the group and to third parties to optimize energy costs and carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions. Solvay...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/Solvay-Creates-Energy-Services-Business_40687.html
January 25, 2012
BOC, a subsidiary of Linde, has been brought in as a technology partner to codevelop a carbon capture and storage (CCS) system at the Drax coal fired power station (Selby, U.K.). BOC...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/Linde-to-Codevelop-CCS-Project-in-U-K-_40743.html
January 25, 2012
The U.S. National Research Council has detailed a plan the U.S. should follow for assessing the safety of nanomaterials in anticipation of its their increased use in a wide variety of...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/U-S-Science-Academy-Issues-Five-Year-Nanomaterials-Research-Plan_40753.html
January 20, 2012
by James Clark, professor of green chemistry, York University (York, U.K.). The past year was another good year for green chemistry events. I was lucky enough to attend excellent...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/The-12-Misunderstandings-of-Green-Chemistry_40667.html
January 19, 2012
The Department for Business, Innovation, and Skills (BIS; London) says the U.K. government and an industry consortium have launched a hydrogen fueling study, dubbed UKH2Mobility...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/U-K-Launches-Hydrogen-Fuel-Cell-Electric-Vehicle-Study_40548.html
January 17, 2012
The U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia has rejected EPA's attempt to delay implementation of its 2011 rules governing air toxic emissions from industrial boilers and...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/environment/Decision-on-Boiler-Rules-Creates-Compliance-Uncertainties_40475.html
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