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January 24, 2014
Freedom Industries has filed for bankruptcy a week after a leak at one of its tanks containing 4-methylcyclohexane methanol (MCHM) forced a water ban in nine West Vriginia counties...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/Freedom-Industries-declares-bankruptcy-following-West-Virginia-chemical-spill-legislation-introduced_58051.html
January 24, 2014
Cefic has criticized the European Commission's recently published proposals on greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and renewable energy. The commission has called for a reduction of 40% in...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/Cefic-criticizes-European-energy-and-climate-proposals_58297.html
January 24, 2014
Cefic has welcomed the 'minimum principles' for exploration and production of shale gas, recently announced as a recommendation by the European Commission. The principles "will...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/Cefic-supports-European-shale-gas-strategy_58290.html
January 23, 2014
The European Union this week lifted a ban on trade in petrochemicals with Iran, as part of a preliminary agreement on Iran's nuclear program that was reached in November 2013. Iran...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/EU-lifts-ban-on-petchem-trade-with-Iran-following-nuclear-deal_58242.html
January 22, 2014
Reform of the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), along with trade-related issues, are the top regulatory concerns at Informex this year, attendees and exhibitors say. Socma's number...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/Informex-2014-TSCA-trade-top-Socmas-regulatory-agenda_58196.html
January 17, 2014
W.R. Grace announced today that it has named Keith Cole v.p. of government relations and environment, health and safety (EHS). Cole will be responsible for Grace’s EHS and public...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/Grace-names-v-p-of-government-relations-and-EHS_58099.html
January 17, 2014
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA; Parma, Italy) has opened a public consultation on its draft assessment of the risks to human health posed by exposure to bisphenol A (BPA)...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/EFSA-opens-public-consultation-on-bisphenol-A_58089.html
January 17, 2014
FMC says it initiated litigation on 16 January against Summit Agro Ukraine (Kiev) and Summit North American Holdings Corp. (Wilmington, DE) in the United States District Court at...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/FMC-files-patent-infringement-lawsuit-against-Summit-Agro_58047.html
January 16, 2014
Chemtura today announced it has filed a lawsuit in Superior Court of California in Sacramento seeking to overturn California’s new fire-safety standard for upholstered furniture...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/Chemtura-files-suit-against-new-California-fire-safety-rule_58040.html
January 15, 2014
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA; Parma, Italy) has launched an open consultation on the draft scientific opinion on dietary reference values for iodine, at the request of the...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/EFSA-opens-public-consultation-on-dietary-reference-values-for-iodine_57978.html
January 15, 2014
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) says that it has met its target for examining dossiers for the first registration period under the European Union's Registration...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/reach/ECHA-meets-5-percent-compliance-check-target-under-Reach-69-percent-of-evaluated-dossiers-noncompliant_57968.html
January 15, 2014
The European Parliament has passed a resolution calling for a ban, by 2020, on the most hazardous plastics and certain plastic bags, the parliament announced today following the vote...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/European-Parliament-calls-for-stricter-rules-on-plastic-waste-enforcement-of-policies_57954.html
January 14, 2014
A chemical spill at Elk River, WV last week cut off clean drinking water to over 300,000 people in nine West Virginia counties. State officials imposed water-use restrictions on 9...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/West-Virginia-chemical-spill-leaves-300000-without-drinking-water-updated_57929.html
January 14, 2014
Socma today announced that 12 firms, including makers of specialty chemicals, distributors, and service providers, have joined the lobbying group. The new members were approved by...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/Socma-membership-rises_57966.html
January 13, 2014
ACC and Socma last week announced their support for Bipartisan Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) legislation introduced in Congress last week. The legislation, if passed, would...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/ACC-Socma-announce-support-of-Trade-Promotion-Authority-legislation_57926.html
January 13, 2014
Tekmira Pharmaceuticals, a leading developer of RNA interference (RNAi) therapeutics, announced today that it has signed an option agreement under which Monsanto may obtain a license...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/Monsanto-signs-option-agreement-to-support-biologicals-platform_57923.html
January 9, 2014
Member states of the European Union have voted to postpone the sale of 900 million carbon dioxide emission allowances under the EU's emissions trading system (EU ETS), a move that...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/climatechange/European-Union-agrees-to-postpone-sale-of-carbon-emission-allowances_57829.html
January 9, 2014
Solvay has issued a statement confirming that the planned divestment of the company's 70.59% stake in polyvinyl chloride producer Solvay Indupa to Braskem is moving ahead and does not...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/Solvay-sale-of-Indupa-stake-to-Braskem-is-underway-does-not-depend-on-deal-for-listed-Indupa-shares_57827.html
January 8, 2014
Israel Chemicals Ltd. (ICL; Tel Aviv) says it is considering a legal challenge to plans by the Israeli government to seek higher royalties and taxes from the company's phosphate and...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/ICL-considers-legal-challenge-to-possible-hike-in-mining-royalties-and-taxes_57820.html
January 8, 2014
W.R. Grace, which hopes to exit from bankruptcy later this month after nearly 13 years in Chapter 11, is looking to secure $1.55 billion in exit financing from several banks, reports...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/W-R-Grace-looking-to-obtain-$1-55-billion-in-exit-financing_57817.html
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