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November 26, 2010
Philippe Michaud, chief technology officer/Huntsman Advanced Materials in an interview with CW outlines a range of biomaterials projects and other innovations that Huntsman is seeking...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/Huntsman-Develops-Biomaterials-video_31184.html
November 24, 2010
Metabolomics isn’t a field of science that many in the chemicals industry are familiar with, but it’s about to become a significant one for the sector. The metabolome is...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/Sustainable-Chemicals-Why-Metabolomics-Should-be-on-Industrys-Radar_31156.html
November 24, 2010
Andre Genton, president/Huntsman Advanced Materials outlines plans for the business at its Technology Exchange Day meeting with academics and industry executives in Basel, Switzerland...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/Huntsman-Outlines-Innovation-Plan-video_31183.html
November 22, 2010
Cefic has disclosed that it will fund six new research projects to further scientific understanding about the environmental and human health impact of chemicals. The projects are part...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/Cefic-Unveils-New-Round-of-Long-range-Research-Projects_31119.html
November 19, 2010
Total has announced that it will build a photovoltaic panel production and assembly plant at Moselle, France close to its Carling ethylene complex. The facility will have a surface...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/Total-Commits-to-Building-Photovoltaics-Facility-in-France_31075.html
November 19, 2010
Total announced in recent days that it will build a photovoltaic panel production and assembly plant at Moselle, France near to its Carling ethylene facility. The implications of such...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/Blog-Chemical-Firms-are-Spending-Again-on-Green-Technologies_31076.html
November 18, 2010
(scroll down for video of John Shanklin). Scientists from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and Dow AgroSciences say they have engineered plants that for the first time produce...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/Dow-and-DOE-Grow-Plants-with-Industrially-Relevant-Levels-of-Plastics_30905.html
November 11, 2010
Paul-Joel Derian, group v.p./R&D at Rhodia recently has become chairman of the Board for The European Technology Platform for Sustainable Chemistry (SusChem), a joint industry and...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/Rhodias-Derian-Outlines-Latest-Plans-for-Suschem-with-video_30817.html
November 11, 2010
“I expect that women will continue to take on increasing leadership roles across all aspects of business, including the highest management positions in the chemical...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/CWs-5-MINUTE-INTERVIEW-Ellen-Kullman-DuPont-Chair-and-CEO_30795.html
November 8, 2010
The Nanotechnology Coalition, an affiliate of the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (Socma; Washington, DC) has made a public statement of support for the NanoSafety...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/Socma-Aligns-with-NanoSafety-Consortium_30670.html
November 3, 2010
A selection of the most important chemical innovation news stories of the week.   From Chemicalweek…   In what could be a significant scientific breakthrough for the...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/Chemical-Industry-Weekly-Innovation-Round-up-November-3_30690.html
November 3, 2010
United Business Media (UBM), the organizer of Informex USA, which is scheduled to take place in Charlotte, NC in February 2011, says for the second year running the event will feature...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/Informex-Seeks-Green-Innovation_30688.html
October 28, 2010
A new study by Dr. De-Kun Li and associates at the Kaiser Permanente Foundation (Oakland, CA), a health research group, has found that bisephenol-A (BPA) exposure adversely impacts...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/Study-Finds-BPA-Affects-Human-Sperm-Quality_30547.html
October 14, 2010
Unilever is pushing ahead with plans to significantly reduce the environmental impact of its detergents business across the world and tells CW that as part of its Cleaner Planet Plan...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/Unilever-Seeking-Innovative-Chemical-Partners-for-a-Greener-Wash-not-Greenwash_30130.html
October 12, 2010
Dow Corning chair, president, and CEO Stephanie Burns has been awarded the International Palladium Medal Award by the Société de Chimie Industrielle. Burns will be...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/Dow-Cornings-Burns-Awarded-Palladium-Medal_30133.html
October 12, 2010
Key players in the chemical industry are reorienting their product portfolios and assessing their supply chains and other functions to ensure they can respond effectively to growing...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/Sustainability-Building-Better-Practices_30049.html
October 7, 2010
AkzoNobel, has announced today that it plans to grow revenue to €20 billion ($27 billion)/year, up from €13.9 billion in 2009, and increase Ebitda annually. A specific target...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/AkzoNobel-Declares-$27-Billion-Revenue-Ambition_29832.html
September 29, 2010
The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) has founded NanoGEM, a research program for nanomaterials safety. NanoGEM has been set up to investigate absorption and...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/German-Nanosafety-Program-Takes-Shape_29860.html
September 24, 2010
This Week on CW…Snag City: Omnova has agreed to buy Eliokem from AXA Private Equity. The deal is expected to close by the end of this year. BHP Billton's bid for PotashCorp hit...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/Chemical-Industry-Weekly-News-Round-Up-September-24_29799.html
September 21, 2010
Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions disclosure practices and performance in the materials sector, including chemicals, are generally better than the average of Global 500 and S&P 500...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/Materials-Sector-CO2-Disclosure-Better-Than-Average_29674.html
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