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December 14, 2011
Oh no it’s not. Don't think for one minute that the International Year of Chemistry (IYC) has been pushed off into the long grass. The legacy of IYC is set to continue well...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/The-End-of-the-International-Year-of-Chemistry_39462.html
December 8, 2011
Total and Amyris (Emeryville, CA) have signed agreements to expand their current R&D partnership and form a joint venture to develop, produce and commercialize a range of renewable...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/Total-and-Amyris-Expand-Renewable-Fuels-Partnership_39403.html
December 7, 2011
Brenntag Specialties Europe, a Brenntag subsidiary, has announced that it has been named exclusive distributor for Colonial Chemical (South Pittsburg, TN) in Germany, Switzerland...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/Brenntag-Announces-Regional-Expansion-of-Agreement-with-Colonial-Chemical_39558.html
December 6, 2011
The European Commission has published plans to invest €80 billion ($108 billion) in research and innovation across the European Union between 2014 and 2020. Named Horizon 2020...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/EU-Unveils-$108-Billion-Research-and-Innovation-Program_39407.html
December 1, 2011
A new level of urgency is required to ensure that innovation in the chemical industry can deliver solutions to the world's most pressing issues in areas including food, clean water and...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/International-Year-of-Chemistry-Leaders-See-a-Need-for-Speed-to-Innovate_39429.html
November 29, 2011
The U.K. government says it will provide a reported £250 million ($390 million) in tax relief and compensation to energy intensive companies faced with higher costs from its...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/U-K-Government-Offers-Industry-Relief-on-Energy-Costs-and-R-and-D-update-2_39380.html
November 29, 2011
Solvay is set to have the greatest exposure of more than a dozen leading chemical companies in the next phase of the European Union’s (EU) Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS)-- due to...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/Solvay-Predicted-to-be-Most-Exposed-Financially-to-EU-Emissions-Trading_39263.html
November 25, 2011
BASF says it will invest upward of €100 million ($133 million) in battery technology for vehicles during the next five years, including investment in R&D and the production of...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/BASF-to-Invest-Upward-of-$133-Million-in-Battery-Technology-Create-Global-Business-Unit_39267.html
November 24, 2011
DSM says its Arnitel Eco family of partly bio-based thermoplastic copolyester (TPC) has been awarded Cradle to Cradle certification by the international sustainable design firm...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/DSM-Polyester-Certified-as-Cradle-to-Cradle_39339.html
November 22, 2011
Novozymes says later today that it will open new R&D laboratories and customer solutions facilities for biofuel enzymes at its site in Araucária, Brazil. The facility has...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/Novozymes-Opens-Enzymes-R-and-D-Lab-in-Brazil_39236.html
November 21, 2011
Lanxess, the leading producer of high-performance synthetic rubbers for ‘green tires’, is hiking capacity to meet demand. Green tires, which are more fuel efficient...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/Lanxess-Expands-High-Performance-Rubber-Capacities_39197.html
November 18, 2011
The chemical industry will maintain its spending of about €10 million ($13.4 million) over 2012 for its Long-range Research Initiative (LRI), a program to promote scientific...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/Industry-Maintains-Spending-on-Long-range-Research-Initiative-LRI_39176.html
November 17, 2011
Industry groups Plastics Europe (Brussels, Belgium), ACC and the Society of the Plastics Industry (SPI; Washington, DC) have partnered with 51 other global plastics organizations to...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/Plastics-Groups-Partner-to-Combat-Marine-Litter_39127.html
November 9, 2011
Nandan Cleantec (Hyderabad, India), a biofuels start-up, today has listed on the AIM (London) stock exchange. The company has raised £16.1 million ($25.6 million) in the listing...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/Biofuel-Company-Lists-on-U-K-Stock-Exchange_38946.html
November 7, 2011
United Airlines has signed a letter of intent to buy 20 million gals/year of jet biofuel derived from algae from Solazyme (South San Francisco) ....
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/United-Airlines-to-Purchase-Algae-Biofuel-from-Solazyme_38901.html
November 7, 2011
A team of researchers at MIT have developed a novel catalyst which liberates oxygen from water at a rate at least 10 times that of existing catalysts in a so called Oxygen Evolution...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/MIT-Researchers-Radically-Improve-Performance-of-Catalyst-for-Splitting-Oxygen-from-Water_38897.html
November 4, 2011
Ron Gerard, Huntsman's corporate sustainability officer tells CW this week that Huntsman is reorienting its R&D toward sustainable chemistries. The company unveiled a series...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/Chemical-Industry-Weekly-Innovation-News-Round-up-Nov-4_38882.html
November 4, 2011
Thomas: Plastics from CO2. Lohec: Pragmatic approach. Van Beurden: Big in biofuel. Hawkins: Collaboration is key. Leading chemical makers continue to save costs through...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/Sustainability-Focus-Shifts-from-Cost-Reduction-to-Profit-Optimization_38616.html
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/people_and_business/green_issues/Rhodia-Opens-Sustainable-Chemistry-R-and-D-Center-in-China_38876.html
November 4, 2011
Huntsman increasingly is focusing its R&D activities on the development of products designed in response to challenges such as higher energy prices and scarcer water resources...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/Huntsman-Intensifies-R-and-D-Focus-on-Sustainability_38823.html
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