IHS Chemical Week

Archives :: People & Business :: Green Issues

Displaying 441 - 460 of 887 stories.
October 20, 2010
The chemical industry in the U.S. is in a transformative period in which companies are shifting focus from expanding production and capacity to scientific and technical breakthroughs...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/Report-Technology-Will-Be-Key-for-U-S-Chemical-Industry_30346.html
October 20, 2010
Greencol Taiwan Corp. (GTC; Kaohsiung, Taiwan), an equally owned joint venture between China Man-Made Fiber Corp. (Taipei) and the trading group Toyota Tsusho Corp. (Nagoya City...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/Taiwan-Builds-Ethanol-to-Ethylene-Complex-as-Part-of-Bio-PET-Supply-Chain_30332.html
October 18, 2010
Although it is widely accepted that one day cheap oil will run out, even in a world of seemingly generous government funding some biomaterial technology providers are struggling to...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/Blog-A-Bumpy-Slow-Transformation-to-Biomaterials_30292.html
October 15, 2010
This Week on CW: U.K. officials have asked the European Commission to postpone the Reach registration deadline for one year. The deadline is currently November 30, though a CW survey...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/Chemical-Industry-Weekly-News-Round-Up-October-15_30284.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/green_issues/Unilever-Seeking-Innovative-Chemical-Partners-for-a-Greener-Wash-not-Greenwash_30130.html
October 14, 2010
Toray Industries and Canon (Tokyo) says they have jointly developed the industry’s largest exterior part made using bio-based plastic. The part will be used in Canon...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/Toray-and-Canon-Develop-Bio-Based-Plastic-Exterior-Part_30183.html
October 13, 2010
EPA has outlined five goals, including ensuring chemical safety and taking action on climate change, for the years 2011 through 2015. The other three goals are protecting water...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/EPA-Outlines-Five-Year-Goals_30182.html
October 13, 2010
The European Union (EU) says it is “ahead of schedule” with its commitment to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 2012.   The European Commission, in its annual...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/EU-Deepens-CO2-Emissions-Cuts_30159.html
October 8, 2010
This Week on CW: Petrochemical and pharmaceutical industry luminaries gathered this week in Brussels and Paris, respectively, for EPCA and CPhI. At EPCA, CW reported on the industry's...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/Chemical-Industry-Weekly-News-Round-Up-October-8_30105.html
October 4, 2010
Biochemicals start-up Amyris raised about $85 million in an IPO late last week, reports say. The company went public at $16/share, below a previously announced target of $18-$20/share. It closed at $17.23/share on Friday, October 1....
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/Amyris-Raises-$85-Million-in-IPO_29937.html
October 1, 2010
This Week on CW: European regulatory authorities have decided not to revise standards for bisephenol-A (BPA) intake. An advisory panel to the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA)...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/Chemical-Industry-Weekly-News-Round-Up-October-1_29919.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/green_issues/Chemical-Industry-Weekly-News-Round-Up-September-24_29799.html
September 23, 2010
A glittering award ceremony was held last night in central London to celebrate the Earth Awards 2010 featuring projects shortlisted for their contribution toward sustainability. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/Biochemical-Frog-Foam-Shines-in-2010-Earth-Awards_29688.html
September 22, 2010
DuPont says that it expects to record $1 billion in revenue from sales into the photovoltaic (PV) market in 2010, one year ahead of schedule. The growth is supported by new innovations...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/DuPont-Expects-Billion-Dollar-Photovoltaic-Sales-Ahead-of-Schedule_29703.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/green_issues/Materials-Sector-CO2-Disclosure-Better-Than-Average_29674.html
September 16, 2010
A report by investment bank HSBC estimates that the global low carbon energy market will reach $2.2 trillion by 2020, even in the absence of U.S. carbon price. The report considered...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/Report-Low-Carbon-Energy-Market-to-Reach-$2-2-Trillion-by-2020_29531.html
September 16, 2010
Sales of enzymes in the U.S. are set to increase 4.8%/year, to $2.8 billion in 2014, according to research by Freedonia Group (Cleveland, OH), a market research firm. Much of the...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/U-S-Enzyme-Sales-to-Top-$2-8-Billion-in-2014_29465.html
September 16, 2010
Despite some high-profile state-level opposition to U.S. EPA's greenhouse gas (GHG) regulations, the vast majority of states are working to comply with the rules and finalize...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/Most-States-Ready-to-Comply-with-EPA-Climate-Rules-Group-Says_29519.html
September 13, 2010
by Lawrence D. Sloan, Socma President & CEO As Chemical Week noted in a recent issue, sustainability and product stewardship are buzzwords that won’t go away.  Between...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/Sustainability-and-Medium-sized-Businesses_29436.html
September 10, 2010
This Week on CW: Air Products raised its offer for Airgas. Airgas rejected it. Methanex is restarting methanol production in Medicine Hat, Alberta. In other news, Medicine Hat, Alberta...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/green_issues/Chemical-Industry-Weekly-News-Round-Up-September-10_29429.html
Pages: « Previous  14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 [23] 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 Next »










 
contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2014 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa