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November 4, 2011
Rhodia, the Ecole Normale Superieure (Lyon, France), and the East China Normal University (Shanghai) have officially opened the Laboratory of Eco-efficient Products and Processes...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/Rhodia-Opens-Sustainable-Chemistry-R-and-D-Center-in-China_38876.html
November 1, 2011
Synthetic biology firm Amyris (Emeryville, CA) says it has signed a deal with Method Products, a provider of  environmentally-friendly home and personal care products to big box...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/Amyris-Signs-Joint-Development-Deal-With-Method-Products_38687.html
October 31, 2011
For the third consecutive year, Chemical Week teamed up with CSC (Falls Church, VA), a global business solutions provider, to survey executives on sustainability and regulatory...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/Survey-Firms-Focus-on-Energy-Efficiency-and-Cost-Reduction_38614.html
October 28, 2011
Earnings season dominated news in specialty chemicals this week. Higher prices helped drive up third-quarter earnings in paints and coatings, despite some end market weakness and...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/Specialties-Snapshot-Oct-24-28_38697.html
October 24, 2011
For the third consecutive year, Chemical Week teamed up with CSC (Falls Church, VA), a global business solutions provider, to survey executives on sustainability and regulatory...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/Survey-Firms-Focus-on-Energy-Efficiency-and-Cost-Reduction_38506.html
October 21, 2011
This Week on CW:   As earnings season gathered steam reports were, once again, mixed. AkzoNobel reported net income down 32% year-on-year, to 217 million ($301 million), as the...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/Chemical-Industry-Weekly-News-Round-Up-Oct-21_38475.html
October 21, 2011
Molycorp’s (Greenwood Village, CO) rare earths processing facility in Mountain Pass, CA will reach production by the end of the third-quarter of 2012, three months ahead of...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/Molycorp-to-Accelerate-Start-up-of-Rare-Earths-Facility_38439.html
October 19, 2011
Crop fungal infection Koppert Biological Systems (Berkel en Rodenrijs, the Netherlands), a leader in biological crop protection, says it has been granted exclusive rights to Bayer...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/Bayer-CropScience-Signs-Biofungicide-Deal-With-Koppert_38395.html
October 11, 2011
Tests by the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL; Dayton, OH) have concluded that a plant-derived jet fuel produced by Virent (Madison, WI) and using Shell and Virent technology...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/Bio-Jet-Fuel-Passes-U-S-Air-Force-Tests_38225.html
October 10, 2011
Video interview with Catherine T. Hunt, director/innovation sourcing and sustainable technologies for Dow Chemical on Dow Chemical's hopes and plans for the International Year of Chemistry...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/Dow-Chemical-Outlines-its-Vision-for-the-International-Year-of-Chemistry-video-interview_38154.html
October 10, 2011
Bayer MaterialScience (BMS) says it has developed polycarbonate and polyurethane materials to replace glass in automotive applications that are up to half the weight of glass. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/Bayer-Makes-Environmental-Case-for-Replacing-Automotive-Glazing-with-Polycarbonate_38184.html
October 7, 2011
Neil Hawkins, v.p./sustainability and environment, health & safety, for Dow Chemical explains how the company is developing collaborations as part of its strategy to advance scientific research....
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/Solving-Global-Challenges-through-Collaboration-with-Tomorrows-Leaders_38158.html
October 6, 2011
Synthetic biology firm Amyris (Emeryville, CA) continues to accrue an impressive list of partners as it ramps up production of farnesene, a versatile C15 hydrocarbon and the...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/Amyris-Builds-Post-IPO-Momentum_37886.html
October 6, 2011
A survey of 50 European Union (EU) policy makers commissioned by Cefic shows that 84% of respondents either agree or somewhat agree “that there is a general perception of...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/Survey-EU-Industry-Reputation-a-Problem-Hard-Choices-Lie-Ahead_37972.html
October 6, 2011
Chemical companies still have a huge amount of energy efficiency improvements that they could introduce to save money, according to speakers featured in a webcast in the past few days...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/Energy-Efficiency-Plenty-of-Low-Hanging-Fruit-Remains_37996.html
October 3, 2011
DSM announced this week that it is adding adipic acid, a precursor to nylon 6,6 , polyurethanes, solvents and resins, to its list of target biobased chemicals. Adipic acid is an...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/DSM-Adds-Adipic-Acid-to-Biobased-Chemical-Efforts_37948.html
October 3, 2011
The European Petrochemical Association (EPCA) annual meeting has once again broken attendance records. EPCA president and Ineos group director Tom Crotty, opening the 45th EPCA annual...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/EPCA-Attracts-Record-Attendance-International-Year-of-Chemistry-High-on-the-Agenda_37994.html
September 29, 2011
Amyris says that it has partnered with tire giant Michelin to develop and market biobased isoprene.   LG is planning to invest $7 billion in green businesses, including electric...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/Chemical-Industry-Weekly-Innovation-Round-Up-Sept-29_37961.html
September 29, 2011
LG has unveiled a green business investment strategy that it hopes will generate 10 trillion won ($8.5 billion) in sales by 2015 and make the company a leader in electric vehicle...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/LG-Plans-$7-Billion-Investment-in-Green-Businesses_37849.html
September 28, 2011
Synthetic biology firm Amyris (Emeryville, CA) says it has partnered with tire giant Michelin to develop and commercialize isoprene made from renewable sources.  Under the terms...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/sustainability/Michelin-Taps-Amyris-for-Biobased-Isoprene_37922.html
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