This Week on CW:
BASF reports a 28% rise in earnings
as former CFO Kurt Bock takes the helm as CEO.
IHS, the parent company of Chemical Week, has acquired CMAI
Danisco's board recommends
shareholders approve DuPont's $6.64 billion offer.
LyondellBasell would consider
working with another company on a cracker project.
Around the Web:
U.S. manufacturers, including chemical companies, are having a tough time attracting talent to the factory floor, in the Wall Street Journal
Manufacturing isn't the only sector that's growing – the U.S. economy added 244,000 jobs last month, ahead of expectations, reports The New York Times
Lubrizol's new owner, Berkshire Hathaway, rejected a proposal to set greenhouse gas emissions reductions goals at its shareholder meeting last weekend, in TreeHugger