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Chemical Industry Weekly News Round-Up, July 8
July 8, 2011 | By VINCENT VALK
This Week on CW:
DuPont safety procedures have been faulted for the death of a worker at a West Virginia plant in January 2010.
Dow and Ube are planning to form an electrolytes joint venture.
BASF will receive $870 million to equalize assets in its Styroluion joint venture with Ineos.
A. Schulman met fiscal third-quarter estimates, but warned of 'economic softness' going forward.
Around the Web:
The Economist has a piece on Dow CEO Andrew Liveris's proposals for U.S. manufacturing.
June's monthly U.S. jobs report was "overly optimistic once again," in The New York Times.