• Weak oil prices are a twin boon: It's cheaper to run chemical plants and, more important, product savings are substantial, since oil is the chemical industry's basic building block. (csmonitor.com)
  • This trend is likely keep the chemical industry's production costs down. (csmonitor.com)
  • The chemical industry's global health threats are accelerating under the auspices of the World Trade Organization (WTO). (great-lakes.net)
  • Swift Boating Science: Who Will Oppose the Chemical Industry's Pro-Cancer Agenda? (nrdc.org)
  • Who can forget the memo leaked a few years ago that revealed the industry's "holy grail": a pregnant mother who would speak about the great benefits of the endocrine-disrupting chemical bisphenol A? (nrdc.org)
  • That same memo captured industry's discussion of targetting poor and minority communities - and using "fear tactics," to defend BPA -- an approach also used by the industry to promote and defend toxic flame retardants. (nrdc.org)
  • The industry's dynamics like competition, infrastructure and the regulatory policies with the reporting requirements deployed on the industry are explained by the report. (marketpublishers.com)
  • Nancy B. Beck, the Trump administration's appointee to help oversee the E.P.A.'s toxic chemical unit , previously worked as an executive at the American Chemistry Council, one of the industry's main lobbying groups. (nytimes.com)
  • Nancy B. Beck, who oversees the E.P.A.'s toxic chemical unit, previously worked at one of the industry's main lobbying groups. (nytimes.com)
  • The chlor-alkali industry now uses about 90 percent of all the asbestos used in the U.S. Despite the industry's assurances, this use is "dangerous for workers, their families and communities," said Reinstein. (scienceblogs.com)
  • However, internal industry documents obtained by EWG show that MTBE's use was the industry's idea, for which it aggressively lobbied - despite knowing as early as 1980 that the additive would rapidly contaminate groundwater supplies for millions of people. (chemicalindustryarchives.org)
  • 1. We have audited the accompanying Standalone Financial Statements of SudarshanChemical Industries Limited ('the Company') which comprise the Balance Sheet asat 31st March 2017 and the Statements of Profit and Loss and Cash Flow forthe year then ended and a summary of the significant accounting policies and otherexplanatory information. (business-standard.com)
  • The study, titled "Biotechnology Based Chemicals Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2020", is available for sale on the firm's website. (openpr.com)
  • Find all the leading manufacturers and startups focusing on the chemical industry which participated in analytica in our exhibitor directory 2018 . (analytica.de)
  • Because an IRIS assessment can lead to new or strengthened protections from exposure to a toxic substance, the chemical industry has spent years fighting EPA efforts to complete those assessments, a process we chronicled in detail in our 2011 NRDC report, The Delay Game . (nrdc.org)
  • When the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality decided to weaken the state's emissions standards for toxic chemicals like benzene and others released by the oil and gas industry, it enlisted Dourson and TERA to review and endorse its work. (ewg.org)
  • Perchlorate is a toxic, thyroid-disrupting, chemical component of rocket fuel that contaminates the drinking water of as many as 17 million Americans. (ewg.org)
  • The recent releases by Dow Chemical highlight the need for the company to continue to reduce and eliminate potential hazards from the plant and to replace them with less toxic alternatives," said Diane Hebert of Environmental Health Watch. (great-lakes.net)
  • And thousands more innovations brought to us by the industries that once promised " better living through chemistry ," but instead produced a toxic stew that has made every American a guinea pig and has turned the United States into one grand unnatural experiment. (motherjones.com)
  • Without our knowledge or consent, we are testing thousands of suspected toxic chemicals and compounds, as well as new substances whose safety is largely unproven and whose effects on human beings are all but unknown. (motherjones.com)
  • She was a woman ahead of her time who saw before others the urgent need to rid our nation, our bodies, and our ecosystems of toxic chemicals. (nrdc.org)
  • We need a comprehensive reform of the Toxic Substances Control Act in order to put scientific evidence-and not chemical industry influence-at the heart of America's safeguards against toxics. (nrdc.org)
  • A stronger version of the Toxic Substances Control Act would require all chemicals to be tested for safety and put the burden of proof on the chemical industry to demonstrate that a chemical is safe. (nrdc.org)
  • The E.P.A., after heavy lobbying by the chemical industry, narrowed how it will conduct safety checks on toxic substances - like perchloroethylene, used in dry cleaning. (nytimes.com)
  • Under a law passed by Congress during the final year of the Obama administration, the E.P.A. was required for the first time to evaluate hundreds of potentially toxic chemicals and determine if they should face new restrictions, or even be removed from the market. (nytimes.com)
  • A spokesman for the E.P.A. said that the Clean Air Act, the Clean Water Act and other laws already provided the agency with the authority to regulate chemicals found in the air, rivers and drinking water, so there was no need to revisit them under the 2016 law, which updated the Toxic Substances Control Act of 1976. (nytimes.com)
  • But three former agency officials, including a former supervisor of the toxic chemical program, said that the E.P.A.'s approach would result in a flawed analysis of the threat presented by chemicals. (nytimes.com)
  • It is ridiculous," said Wendy Cleland-Hamnett , who retired last year after nearly four decades at the E.P.A., where she ran the toxic chemical unit during her last year. (nytimes.com)
  • An estimated 6,000 people died in the immediate aftermath, most suffocating from the cloud s toxic chemicals. (chemicalindustryarchives.org)
  • You can imagine how popular this program-called the Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS) Program-is with the corporations that manufacture those profitable hazardous chemicals. (nrdc.org)
  • According to a report cited by OSHA, worker exposure to hazardous chemicals in the United States leads to over 190,000 illnesses and 50,000 deaths annually. (msdsonline.com)
  • MSDSonline - a VelocityEHS solution - is on the front line of helping employers combat worker exposure to hazardous chemicals via a suite of chemical management and training solutions that provide education, information and tools to the right people at the right time. (msdsonline.com)
  • Having the right tool for the job makes all the difference, especially when you're managing hazardous chemicals on-site. (msdsonline.com)
  • There's no room for excuses when transporting hazardous chemicals. (msdsonline.com)
  • When you're responding to a hazardous chemical event, immediate access to chemical information like safety data sheets and facility floor plans can be a matter of life and death. (msdsonline.com)
  • Many lawmakers are committed to safeguarding our families from hazardous chemicals, yet in order to push back against industry influence, they need to know the American people are behind them. (nrdc.org)
  • Asbestos has long been the poster-child for the United States' failure to adequately protect Americans from hazardous chemicals. (scienceblogs.com)
  • The ACC and Accenture would also like to thank all of the industry executives who shared their experience and insights on talent management, both during the research process, as well as at the ACC Annual Meeting in June 2016. (accenture.com)
  • The Europe Chemical Protective Lab Coats Industry 2016 Market Research Report is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Chemical Protective Lab Coats industry. (bharatbook.com)
  • The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) itself has begun monitoring our bodies for 151 potentially dangerous chemicals, detailing the variety of pollutants we store in our bones, muscle, blood, and fat. (motherjones.com)
  • And it would promote innovation and transition to safer alternatives, including less dangerous chemicals and non-chemical alternatives. (nrdc.org)
  • WASHINGTON - The Trump administration, after heavy lobbying by the chemical industry, is scaling back the way the federal government determines health and safety risks associated with the most dangerous chemicals on the market, documents from the Environmental Protection Agency show. (nytimes.com)
  • Including asbestos "in the first group of ten high-risk chemicals," wrote Feinstein, "would serve to reaffirm confidence in the EPA's ability to protect Americans from dangerous chemicals. (scienceblogs.com)
  • Type in a word or phrase in the box above to search 37,000 pages of internal company documents, or start from here for more search options, including searching by decade, or by the subcommittee of the Chemical Manufacturers Association that produced the document. (chemicalindustryarchives.org)
  • Building on those insights, the report discusses how those changes will reshape the chemical industry landscape and outlines six CEO agenda action items that can help reduce risk and exploit opportunities. (accenture.com)
  • The history of innovation in the chemical industry offers many insights for accelerating energy innovation. (repec.org)
  • Based on data and insights from APQC's Procurement Open Standards Benchmarking® research, this industry-specific report details the current state of key procurement practices related to procurement structure and culture, technology adoption, and supplier-related practices. (apqc.org)
  • To win in the coming years, chemical companies will need to consider new approaches to technology, customers, business models, innovation, operations and the workforce-and chart a clear course forward. (accenture.com)
  • To understand how chemicals companies fare in facing these changes, the IBM Institute of Business Value and Oxford Economics surveyed 350 chemicals leaders in 25 countries who are involved in defining or executing their organizations' innovation strategies. (ibm.com)
  • Thirty-eight percent of the 350 chemicals executives surveyed tell us that innovation is important to the success of their organizations today. (ibm.com)
  • The chemicals executives we surveyed indicate innovation is also needed to improve efficiency, enhance workforce skills and productivity, and improve brand reputation. (ibm.com)
  • Nearly two-thirds of the chemicals executives surveyed told us that their organizations' innovation activities are only on par with other similar companies or that they are a market follower. (ibm.com)
  • In this chapter, we begin by laying out the early history of the chemical industry for an overview of the role innovation has played in its development. (repec.org)
  • Implications for Energy Innovation from the chemical industry ," NBER Working Papers 15676, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc. (repec.org)
  • Chemical Process Plant : Innovation and the World Market ," National Institute Economic Review , National Institute of Economic and Social Research, vol. 45(1), pages 29-51, August. (repec.org)
  • Addressing talent challenges will play a pivotal role in driving growth and innovation in the North American chemical industry. (accenture.com)
  • At the same time, they see increasing potential for innovation and growth in the industry-and they recognize that building the right workforce will be key to realizing that potential. (accenture.com)
  • Innovation, pricing strategy and customer-centricity are helping chemical companies find new ways to thrive amid a challenging outlook. (ey.com)
  • Chemical players need to leverage the entire chemical ecosystem to develop new business models and discovery methods, explore new markets, and increase innovation efficiency. (ey.com)
  • The companies will attempt to counter EU concerns at the Jan. 9 hearing that their tie-up might hurt spending on research and development for agrochemicals, holding back innovation in an industry critical to the global food chain. (industryweek.com)
  • The merger is among a trio of pending deals--including Bayer AG's agreement to buy Monsanto Co. and China National Chemical Corp.'s agreement to buy Syngenta AG--that could reshape the agricultural-chemicals industry, which produces chemicals that farmers use to control insects, weeds and fungus, among other pests. (industryweek.com)
  • The giant chemical company Monsanto announced a tentative agreement Wednesday with government entities that. (ap.org)
  • Anthony Scialli, an SI employee who is the manager of CERHR, in 2004 co-authored a scientific paper with an employee of Dow Chemical Company on how animal test results can be applied to human health risk. (ewg.org)
  • Dr. James Bus , a Republican witness at the Hearing, formerly with Dow Chemical Company and now with the industry consulting firm Exponent, criticized IRIS for failing to consistently rely on high quality studies for its assessments. (nrdc.org)
  • Liuzhou Chemical Industry Co Ltd:Says cancels private placement of up to 305,927,338 shares of common stock.Says company aimed to raise proceeds of 1.6 bln yuan. (reuters.com)
  • Special thank you to Peter Cella, CEO-Chevron Phillips Chemical Company, and Inga Carus, Chairman-Carus Corporation, for their insight and guidance around this research effort. (accenture.com)
  • The factory covers approximately 15 acres (61,000 m2) It is a joint venture company with CBN[citation needed] and aimschemicals for local textile industries. (wikipedia.org)
  • Company Overview of Taiyuan Keyuanda Fine Chemical Industry Co.,Ltd. (bloomberg.com)
  • The report focuses on China major leading industry players providing information such as company profiles, product picture and specification, capacity, production, price, cost, revenue and contact information. (pitchengine.com)
  • Cricket's background is rich, having worked with companies such as Slick 50, Heartland Chemical Company, and serving on the AOCA board. (prweb.com)
  • I was then recruited to join and was given a part of Heartland Chemical Company which was home to me for close to 10 years. (prweb.com)
  • Midland, Mich.-based Dow Chemical Co., the largest chemicals manufacturer in the United States, has accelerated its "asset-light" transformational strategy that the company embarked on in 2005. (industryweek.com)
  • The ''big four'' (E. I. du Pont de Nemours & Co., Dow Chemical Company, Union Carbide, and Monsanto) rake in 27 to 52 percent of their total sales from overseas markets. (csmonitor.com)
  • For further development will be cooperated with a breeder, a processor that can extract the constituent from the crop, and a chemical company that will be using the raw material to produce plastics. (wur.nl)
  • A secretive group linked to a leading European chemical company has joined the campaign to defeat Barack Obama's green agenda, taking the fight beyond the traditional players -- the big oil and coal firms - the Guardian has learned. (sej.org)
  • Secret tests conducted in 1984 by the DuPont chemical company found a Teflon-related contaminant (C8) in the tap water of the Little Hocking Water Association in Ohio, just across the river from the company s Teflon plant in Parkersburg, West Virginia. (chemicalindustryarchives.org)
  • Last month, industry lobbyist Grant Gillham wrote a powerful letter to the California Legislature detailing how he established the front group in 2007 at the request of the American Chemistry Council and three member corporations that produce the flame retardants. (sacbee.com)
  • My role, at the direction of the three companies, and under the oversight of the American Chemistry Council, was to develop a national advocacy and grassroots public relations campaign to defeat the growing body of legislation aimed at banning chemical flame retardants," writes Gillham, a former legislative aide. (sacbee.com)
  • A revealing window into how Big Chemical operates to advance its pro-cancer agenda was opened via the recent four part series in the Chicago Tribune which focused on flame retardants. (nrdc.org)
  • Just this spring, the Chicago Tribune exposed the joint efforts by the tobacco industry and chemical industry to drown out scientific evidence linking flame retardants to cancer, developmental delays, and fertility problems. (nrdc.org)
  • The general downturn in demand, coupled with ongoing oversupply in commodity chemicals, drives weaker pricing that makes achieving organic growth even more difficult. (ey.com)
  • ICIS news editors around the world are reporting breaking news stories that impact chemical markets, influence commodity prices, and affect your daily business decisions. (icis.com)
  • Accenture's Chemical Industry Vision is a forward-looking report that examines several key megatrends that will change business and society in the coming years. (accenture.com)
  • The knowledge acquired report is an opportunity for the student to demonstrate the deepening of their chemical engineering knowledge. (ncl.ac.uk)
  • The diaries that the students keep during the year in industry, provide supporting evidence for the report. (ncl.ac.uk)
  • Two of the three case studies in that report-formaldehyde and trichlorethylene or TCE-are still being contested by industry, and were a topic of this week's Oversight Hearing. (nrdc.org)
  • The same report praised the IRIS program chemical assessments. (nrdc.org)
  • China Chemical Mechanical Planarization (CMP) Industry 2015 Market Research Report is a new market research publication announced by Reportstack. (pitchengine.com)
  • This report is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Chemical Mechanical Planarization (CMP) industry. (pitchengine.com)
  • The report provides a basic overview of the industry including definitions, classifications, applications and industry chain structure. (pitchengine.com)
  • With 141 tables and figures the report provides key statistics on the state of the industry and is a valuable source of guidance and direction for companies and individuals interested in the market. (pitchengine.com)
  • Environmental issues covered in the report include water and air emissions, over-use of resources, solid waste management, and chemical safety. (environmental-expert.com)
  • On the anniversary of the Bhopal disaster, the environmental groups Environmental Health Watch, Lone Tree Council and the Ecology Center released a report which details human rights violations of the chemical industry through the last few decades, and urges action to ensure that basic human rights are not trampled by the power of global corporations. (great-lakes.net)
  • The report, "Beyond the Chemical Century: Restoring Human Rights and Preserving the Fabric of Life," is being released in fifteen countries on the 15th anniversary of the Bhopal disaster. (great-lakes.net)
  • The report details this accident, and several other actions by the chemical industry which have resulted in human rights violations. (great-lakes.net)
  • The report also details instances in which the chemical industry has been responsible for threatening the health and well being of millions of people. (great-lakes.net)
  • The industry has adopted the Swift Boat strategy made famous during the 2004 Presidential Campaign, when Republicans attacked Senator John Kerry's heroic military record, and is applying it toward two government programs that assess the health effects of chemicals: the EPA's "IRIS" Program, and the National Toxicology Program's Report on Carcinogens. (nrdc.org)
  • The Report on Carcinogens (or "ROC") is a biennial report, mandated by Congress, which provides the public a comprehensive, independent, peer-reviewed and publicly-reviewed assessment of the state of the science on chemicals that are "known" or "reasonably anticipated" to cause cancer in people (not just lab rats), in a short and easy-to-read summary. (nrdc.org)
  • The most recent report --the 12th-- issued last year was no different, with the industry objecting to the listing of formaldehyde as a "known human carcinogen" and styrene as "reasonably anticipated to be a human carcinogen. (nrdc.org)
  • Last year, the National Toxicology Program released the latest addition of the Report on Carcinogens , a congressionally mandated, science-based report identifying chemicals and substances that could increase the risk of cancer. (nrdc.org)
  • The report unleashed a wave of industry backlash. (nrdc.org)
  • The industry is working with House Republicans to defund the report until the National Academy of Sciences can review the formaldehyde and styrene findings. (nrdc.org)
  • Having the chemical industry shut it down is the equivalent of the tobacco industry calling a "suspension" of the surgeon general's report on the health risks of smoking. (nrdc.org)
  • Aruvian Research analyzes the Indian chemical industry in its new report Chemical Industry in India. (marketpublishers.com)
  • The report researches the characteristics of the Indian chemical industry and the segments which, as a whole, make up this dynamic machinery of growth. (marketpublishers.com)
  • The massive globalization and consolidation strides taken by the industry as explained in the report with the requirement of heavy capital investment that brings in more competition and the overall focus of the industry to meet the environmental challenge. (marketpublishers.com)
  • The report also profiles some of the leading players in the industry who have earned the reputation and pride for the Indian Chemical Industry globally and have placed India at the top of the pecking order. (marketpublishers.com)
  • Dozens of chemical companies and other industrial firms worldwide were hit this summer by highly focused cyberattacks controlled by Chinese hackers, according to a new report. (sej.org)
  • With 153 tables and figures the report provides key statistics on the state of the industry and is a valuable source of guidance and direction for companies and individuals interested in the market. (bharatbook.com)
  • Kunal Agrawal, a Singapore-based chemicals analyst with BNP Paribas, provides some numbers to support this view in a report released last week. (icis.com)
  • SingaporeCompanyIncorporation.sg acknowledges that this is consistent with a Straits Times report on 26th May 2014 that Singapore's oil & gas and chemicals sectors are growing at an unprecedented pace. (prweb.com)
  • A new research report by Transparency Market Research offers a comprehensive evaluation of the global Biotechnology Based Chemicals Market. (openpr.com)
  • Global Specialty Chemicals Industry Report 2015 is a new market research publication announced by Reportstack. (pitchengine.com)
  • The report provides a basic overview of the industry including definitions, classifications, applications and industry chain structure.The Specialty Chemicals market analysis is provided for the international markets including development trends, competitive landscape analysis, and key regions development status. (pitchengine.com)
  • A period of transition appears inevitable as slower export growth (and therefore growth of chemical and polymer imports) is replaced by domestic consumption. (icis.com)
  • But the nearly 4,000 searchable pages of Monsanto documents now available on EWG's Chemical Industry Archives show Monsanto knew it was poisoning a community with potentially devastating health effects. (chemicalindustryarchives.org)
  • How can (green) chemistry complement biotechnology in the production of chemicals and materials? (rsc.org)
  • Although chemicals were made and used throughout history, the birth of the heavy chemical industry (production of chemicals in large quantities for a variety of uses) coincided with the beginnings of the Industrial Revolution in general. (wikipedia.org)
  • EPA's IRIS program conducts health assessments of chemicals, and determines "acceptable" levels of exposure via air, water, food or soil. (nrdc.org)
  • TERA has taken funding from the American Chemistry Council and others to create the incredibly misleading (and now inactive) website www.kidschemicalsafety.org , which downplayed the risks of chemical exposure to children. (ewg.org)
  • Even though the office Dourson is nominated to head doesn't set air emissions standards, it is supposed to consider exposure from sources like air and water when evaluating chemical safety. (ewg.org)
  • The EPA says exposure to some flame retardant chemicals is linked to cancer, reduced IQ, learning disorders, reduced fertility and thyroid disruption. (ewg.org)
  • But as it moves forward reviewing the first batch of 10 chemicals , the E.P.A. has in most cases decided to exclude from its calculations any potential exposure caused by the substances' presence in the air, the ground or water, according to more than 1,500 pages of documents released last week by the agency. (nytimes.com)
  • The asbestos, which can withstand exposure to harsh chemicals, is used to make diaphragms that separate chlorine, caustic soda and hydrogen. (scienceblogs.com)
  • Hundreds of thousands of Indians have claimed health effects from exposure to the chemical cloud. (chemicalindustryarchives.org)
  • BERLIN, May 15 (Reuters) - German chemical association VCI on Wednesday said 2019 will be a difficult year, pointing to geopolitical problems, as it confirmed its downbeat forecast. (reuters.com)
  • Despite sluggish growth, EY Capital Confidence Barometer (CCB) 2019 survey data indicates that 64% of chemical sector respondents expect their revenue to increase in the next 12 months. (ey.com)
  • The study was funded by the European Chemical Industry Council. (ewg.org)
  • In its BPA study, SI fails to disclose industry funding sources and author affiliations for two major studies by scientists who often work for the the European Chemical Industry Council and the Society of the Plastics Industry, both of which have member companies who manufacture or use BPA. (ewg.org)
  • 87% of respondents agreed that the chemical industry as a whole needs to change its image to attract talent. (accenture.com)
  • Eastman Chemical chairman and CEO Mark Costa, on behalf of Business Roundtable, outlined certain regulatory concerns in a letter addressed to the Trump Administration on 23 February. (feedburner.com)
  • Before the spill, TERA worked for Dow and Eastman Chemical, two companies that manufactured the chemical implicated in the spill. (ewg.org)
  • The company's strategy includes investments in specialty chemicals businesses and divesting non-strategic assets. (industryweek.com)
  • In Unlikely Victory, Jerome T. Coe, a retired 40-year career employee with General Electric, who spent more than 20 years as a manager of the company's chemical businesses, suggests that it was a combination of necessity, forward-thinking of the engineers, and managers wise enough to give them breathing room. (aiche.org)
  • It also profiles four scientists and five managers-including former CEO John F. Welch, Jr., a chemical engineer and a product of the GE plastic business-who made a significant difference in the company's chemical success. (aiche.org)
  • Those that do will be in position to build a more resilient business, forging a bright future for themselves, for the industry and for the world. (accenture.com)
  • We also have sophisticated packaging unit that helps us in offeringcustomized packaging to our clients as per their requirement.With the constant guidance of business development manager, Mr. Kunal Sikchi,we have created a benchmark in the industry. (slideshare.net)
  • Visionary in markets and business development for the chemical industry. (ey.com)
  • LSB Industries fell 15% after earnings, but the business is still strong. (magportal.com)
  • Chemical leasing" represents an innovative business model, in which chemicals are no longer simply sold to the customer to render a specific service, but made available and maintained. (environmental-expert.com)
  • Aug 17, 2007 - The Chemical Industry Data Exchange (CIDX)-a trade association made up of more than 80 chemical producers, suppliers, marketplaces and industry consultants-is encouraging members to avail themselves of a business model designed to help chemical companies more quickly establish a return on investment (ROI) from their EPC RFID deployments. (rfidjournal.com)
  • CIDX is driving an industry-wide initiative to examine the potential of RFID and find business scenarios where it might provide additional value to the industry. (rfidjournal.com)
  • Yesterday President Trump announced that he will nominate Michael Dourson to head the Environmental Protection Agency's chemical and pesticides office. (ewg.org)
  • What Ails Indian Chemical Industry? (eurasiareview.com)
  • The claims on rapid progress of overall Indian chemical industry are often made in vacuum, without being substantiated by the happenings on the ground. (eurasiareview.com)
  • This, obviously, indicates that the capacity build up efforts in Indian chemical industry are far from adequate. (eurasiareview.com)
  • The Indian chemical industry is growing at an average rate of 13 percent. (marketpublishers.com)
  • A comprehensive section on the affect of the REACH agreement, which came in to effect from June 1, 2007, on the Indian Chemical Industry, sets Aruvian's offering apart from other reports on the subject. (marketpublishers.com)
  • Production in the chemical and pharmaceutical industries, which are important contributors to Germany's gross domestic product, grew by 0.5% in the first quarter as producer prices decreased by 0.3% and sector revenues fell 1.1%, VCI said. (reuters.com)
  • Increasingly, chemicals producers in developed nations find themselves competing with integrated state-owned giants, such as Saudi Arabia's Sabic, that are expanding capacity throughout their respective emerging markets. (industryweek.com)
  • In response, many major chemicals producers based in developed economies have adopted new market strategies. (industryweek.com)
  • Other large chemicals producers have adopted similar diversification strategies, including Dow rival German-based BASF SE and Huntsman Corp. BASF completed its acquisition of personal-care ingredients producer Cognis GmbH in December. (industryweek.com)
  • The chemical industry has produced a pattern of economic development and political change differing from that identified by research on the textile, steel, and automobile sectors. (repec.org)
  • Scott Masumoto, Acting Section Chief, Synthetic Drugs and Chemicals Section, DEA, provided a brief overview of domestic and international efforts to combat methamphetamine production and the controls placed on related chemicals. (usdoj.gov)
  • The growing demand for natural medicines than that compared to synthetic chemicals is expected to augment the overall demand for biotechnology based chemicals. (openpr.com)
  • C hemical companies are facing slower global economic growth, trade disruptions and weakened end-market demand in key industries such as automotive and construction. (ey.com)
  • Challenges present opportunities, and both are in abundance in the current environment for the chemical sector," said Frank Jenner, EY Global Chemical Industry Leader. (ey.com)
  • In an era of reduced hydrocarbon returns and executive driven initiatives on standardization for the hydrocarbon industry we will advance an ASNT initiative to establish an industry led global performance demonstration program for the industry. (asnt.org)
  • The postwar record of state-industry relations in France, Britain, West Germany, and the United States suggests that 'strong' states can be helpful in bolstering the performance of the chemical industry in an expanding global economy but such states often frustrate the process of adaptation and adjustment during periods of recession. (repec.org)
  • The mood of the industry has been transformed by abundant shale gas and confidence in the global economy. (icis.com)
  • The connection to the chemical firm Solvay suggests opposition to action on global warming, once spearheaded by big oil, is spreading to other industries that will also be affected by proposals to reduce emissions of carbon dioxide and five other greenhouse gases. (sej.org)
  • There is a rapid growth of interest in the use of renewable resources, and in particular bio-resources for the manufacture of future, sustainable chemicals and materials. (rsc.org)
  • In Jan.'91, it commenced manufacture of a new range of organic pigments such an pthalocyanine with technology from Dainippon Ink & Chemical. (business-standard.com)
  • The growing demand for lysine in animal feed is expected to boost the overall demand for biotechnology chemicals market. (openpr.com)
  • Government regulation usually isn't very efficient, and it's expensive,'' says Fred H. Siemer, an industry analyst at Smith Barney, Harris Upham & Co. Emily S. Plishner, an analyst at Cyrus J. Lawrence, agrees: ''The entire regulatory system will be taking a closer look at this industry. (csmonitor.com)
  • It challenged doctors who reported lead-poisoned children to health departments, distracted the public through advertisements that claimed lead was "safe" to use, and fought regulation of the industry by local government, all in the service of profiting from putting a poison in paint, gasoline, plumbing fixtures, and even toys, baseballs, and fishing gear. (motherjones.com)
  • As discussed in my last post , the chemical industry, "Big Chemical," has a pro-cancer agenda: to block any mandatory regulation to control the use of chemicals that cause cancer (at the federal or state level), and to prevent or discredit any assessment of a chemical that yields a determination of a risk of cancer. (nrdc.org)
  • Yumi Horikane, "The Political Economy of Heavy Industrialization: The Heavy and Chemical Industry (HCI) Push in South Korea in the 1970s," Modern Asian Studies, 39, 2 (2005) pp. 369-397. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rapid change in technology and the economy converge to create a new set of challenges and opportunities within the industry. (ibm.com)
  • With increasing pressure in Europe, USA and elsewhere to move towards bio-based chemicals it is essential that we underpin the bio-economy with sound and well debated science and technology and that we embrace key chemical technologies including catalysis. (rsc.org)
  • The chemical industry is, thus, central to the modern world economy. (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • "Better living through chemistry": the chemical industry in the world economy ," International Organization , Cambridge University Press, vol. 37(04), pages 647-680, September. (repec.org)
  • Acting DPM Lockhart provided a brief overview of the chemical situation within the Atlanta Division. (usdoj.gov)
  • A technical overview of selected chemical industries with consideration of their impact on the environment. (unb.ca)
  • This three-day course, written and presented by highly experienced process chemists from the pharmaceutical and fine chemical industry, provides a comprehensive overview of this fascinating and important element of the chemical industry. (rsc.org)