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February 27, 2015The European Union’s emissions trading system (EU ETS) allows businesses to purchase permits for carbon dioxide emissions. The current glut of allowances on the market has caused...
February 27, 2015Sika (Baar, Switzerland), today reported that its sales rose to 5.57 billion Swiss francs ($5.9 billion) in full-year 2014, an increase of 13% in local currencies, or 8.3% in reporting...
February 25, 2015The German chemical marked a year of ups and downs in 2014 with a weak quarter, chemical industry trade association VCI (Frankfurt) says in its latest summary. Sales for the full year...
February 25, 2015The national salary negotiations for workers in Germany’s chemical industry have been adjourned without agreement. The negotiations between the employers association BAVC...
February 24, 2015LyondellBasell said today that it has reached an agreement with Karyn Ovelmen, executive v.p. and CFO, for her “separation from the company.” Ovelmen will continue as CFO for up to three months under the agreement while the company conducts a search for her successor....
February 24, 2015The environment committee of the European Parliamentary has voted in favor of a reform of the European Union’s Emissions Trading System (EU ETS), backing a draft law to reduce...
February 23, 2015On the eve of national tariff negotiations in Germany, the employers association BAVC (Wiesbaden) has called on the trade union IG BCE (Hanover), which represents workers in the...
February 20, 2015through the weakening of the euro, early-reporting companies based in Europe gained some relief in the fourth quarter of 2014 from the currency headwinds they had been battling all...
February 20, 2015Total is the latest oil company to announce spending cuts and operating-cost reductions, as well as to write down upstream assets, in response to falling oil prices....
February 20, 2015OCI (Amsterdam) has announced that it has formally commenced proceedings to demerge the company’s engineering and construction business from its fertilizer and chemicals...