Current Headlines

  1. $151M Settlement Tentatively Approved After Chemical Spill Contaminates WV Drinking Water
    11/18/2016

    A U.S. District judge temporarily approved a $151 million settlement this month that involves two companies sued over a 2014 chemical spill that contaminated drinking water in West Virginia.

  2. Rapid Growth And Expansion In APAC Will Drive The Fluoropolymer Market Until 2020, Says Technavio
    11/17/2016

    According to the latest market study released by Technavio, the global fluoropolymer marketis expected to reach 939.2 kilotons by 2020, growing at a CAGR of nearly 6%

  3. Process And Water Selected By Tech Etch To Provide Innovative, Closed-Loop Water Recycling System
    11/17/2016

    Process and Water, a leading manufacturer and designer of advanced water purification, filtration and chemical treatment systems, today announced that it has been selected by Tech Etch to provide an advanced wastewater recycling system.

  4. Raven On-Purpose Butene-1 Facility Announces Capital Commitments And EPC Contract
    11/17/2016

    SBE Chemical Partners I LLC (the Company), the owner of "Raven", an on-purpose Ethylene-to-Butene-1 processing facility to be located in Baytown, Texas, today announced the execution of definitive agreements for all capital commitments, subject to certain conditions, necessary for the construction of the facility

  5. Accelerated Cassava Breeding Coming Via OHV Technology Collaboration
    11/16/2016

    More productive cassava plants, a root crop that is foundational for food security in Africa, will be made possible by an agreement between Dow AgroSciences, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company, and Agriculture Victoria, Australia, Cornell University and the Boyce Thompson Institute

  6. Bottled Water From Wal-Mart Contained Window Cleaner, Says Customer
    11/16/2016

    Wal-Mart may be in trouble after a customer reported that he was injured when drinking what he had believed to be store brand water, but contained a chemical similar to window cleaner.

  7. Sundyne Launches Service Center For Middle East Customers
    11/16/2016

    Sundyne, a leader in the design and manufacture of highly-engineered centrifugal sealed and sealless pumps and compressors for use in the global oil and gas production, refining, petrochemical, and chemical industries, is pleased to announce the launch of a service and sales center focused on supporting customers throughout the Middle East

  8. Chemical Reaction To The Fingers
    11/16/2016

    A research team from the Helmholtz Institute Jena and DESY has paved the way to make use of a conventional laser for the observation of the breaking of chemical bonds. For their experiments, the researchers combined high-performance light-generating and detector components from the two Helmholtz institutions.

  9. Velo Solar Installs 30 kW Solar Array At Chemique Adhesives In Kennesaw, GA
    11/16/2016

    The 30 kW solar installation created by Velo Solar on the roof of Chemique Adhesives in Kennesaw has begun operation

  10. Military Reverses Account Of Colorado PFC Spill
    11/16/2016

    Following an investigation, military officials are changing their account of an alleged perfluorinated compound (PFC) spill into the wastewater treatment system in Colorado.