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September 1, 2011
Automaker Daimler (Stuttgart) and BASF have jointly developed the ‘Smart Forvision’ concept vehicle that combines both companies’ ideas for “holistic”...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/Smart-Forvision-Pioneering-Vehicle-Incorporates-More-Plastic-Parts-_37310.html
August 17, 2011
Dow Chemical in the past few days unveiled plans to wrap the London 2012 Olympic athletics stadium in material. The wrap will be comprised of 336 panels each 25 meters tall by 2.5...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/Dow-Olympic-Wrap-Shrouded-in-Criticism-too-Much-Looking-Back-or-Not-Enough-Looking-Forward-update_36770.html
August 16, 2011
The Dow Chemical Company is convinced that the development of solutions to key global issues such as population growth and sustainability relies on a robust global dialogue between public and private sectors. Based on this premise, on August 16, the company will host a virtual discussion featuring 30 speakers from all sides of the debate.
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http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/Dow-Pushing-forward-Discussion-on-Chemistry-and-Sustainability_36818.html
August 4, 2011
Dow Chemical, previously disclosed as an official partner to the Olympic games, says it will showcase an array of its products at the London Olympic games in the summer of 2012...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/Dow-Chemical-to-Wrap-London-Olympic-Stadium_36625.html
August 1, 2011
Johnson & Johnson (J&J), the pharmaceuticals and personal care giant, has published a series of sustainability performance goals that include requirements for all of its...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/Johnson-and-Johnson-Issues-Sustainability-Requirements-for-Suppliers_36564.html
July 27, 2011
Wilfrid Gambade, Business Director/Composite Resins Europe & Global for DSM outlines the the case for phasing out the use of styrene following the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ decision to classify styrene as a potential carcinogen. Gambade challenges the notion that styrene is sustainable and says it is time to adopt alternative materials. Gambade cites The National Toxicological Program’s (NTP) 12th Report on Carcinogens, which classifies styrene as "reasonably anticipated to be a human carcinogen," and The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), which classifies styrene as a potential human carcinogen.
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http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/DSM-Calling-for-the-Phaseout-of-Styrene_36331.html
July 25, 2011
Johnson & Johnson (J&J), the pharmaceuticals and personal care giant, has published a series of sustainability performance goals that include requirements for all of its...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/Johnson-and-Johnson-Lays-Down-Sustainability-Requirements-for-Suppliers_36389.html
July 20, 2011
Huntsman’s Performance Products division has announced plans to increase capacity in the near term for its Ultrapure electrolyte solvents at Conroe, TX. Huntsman says it will...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/Huntsman-to-Increase-Capacity-for-U-S-Electrolyte-Solvents-Used-in-Lithium-Batteries-update_36192.html
July 13, 2011
(update with comment from Moody's)   Julia Gillard, Australia’s prime minister, disclosed plans over the weekend to tax the country’s 500 largest emitters of...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/Australias-Chemical-Industry-to-be-Hurt-by-Carbon-Tax-update_36077.html
July 12, 2011
A pilot proton exchange membrane (PEM) fuel cell system, which has been taking hydrogen byproduct from AkzoNobel’s chlor-alkali plant at Rotterdam, the Netherlands and converting...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/Hydrogen-Fuel-Cell-at-AkzoNobel-Passes-Key-Milestone_36099.html
July 7, 2011
Gujarat Pollution Control Board (GPCB) says it has issued a notice on Kribhco (Surat, India), a producer of ammonia and urea, to close down one of its two urea plants at Hazira near...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/Indian-Fertilizer-Firm-Hit-with-Closure-Notice-for-Urea-Spill-Cover-up_35942.html
June 28, 2011
The European Commission confirmed today that it is not seeking to develop a new body of legislation to manage risks presented by nanomaterials. Instead, it is planning for...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/EU-Rejects-Development-of-Separate-Nanomaterials-Regulation_35693.html
June 9, 2011
As reported by CW this week from Süd-Chemie’s ‘Defining the Future’ technology symposium in Beijing, Chinese chemical companies are developing a huge pipeline of...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/Can-Chinas-Chemicals-from-Coal-Sector-Become-Environmentally-Sustainable_35156.html
June 9, 2011
It’s no secret that a fundamental understanding of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) is essential to sustaining a global economy. We’ve been alerted by...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/A-Bright-Future-for-US-STEMs-from-Students-Love-of-Chemistry_35243.html
June 6, 2011
BASF says it has joined a group of international research organizations in a four-year partnership to develop a multi-technology strategy for controlling the invasive striga weed in...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/BASF-Partners-Institutes-to-Control-Striga-Weed-in-Africa_35289.html
May 31, 2011
Solvay has developed a process for capturing and using methane from its soda ash operations in Green River, Wyoming that is set to slash its emissions of carbon dioxide-equivalent...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/Soda-Ash-Solvay-Moves-Ahead-of-the-Pack-on-Environmental-Initiatives_34849.html
May 27, 2011
Süd-Chemie has concluded its biennial innovation and technology symposium this week in Beijing with the message that it will continue to provide the same level of service and...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/Sud-Chemie-Promises-the-Same-Service-and-Sustainability-Focus-Following-Ownership-Change_35056.html
May 24, 2011
The European chemical industry’s Care+ program, which enables small and medium size chemical companies to reduce their energy costs, is notching up a series of successes across...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/EUs-Care+-Energy-Program-Notches-up-Early-Successes-update_34868.html
May 23, 2011
The U.K. government has launched a public consultation exercise with businesses to determine whether it should make it mandatory for businesses to report their greenhouse gas (GHG)...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/corporate_social_responsibility/U-K-Government-Considers-Mandatory-GHG-Reporting_34790.html
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