NEW YORK (AP) - Clorox Co., the maker of bleach and other household products, said Thursday that it boosted its dividend 9 percent to 50 cents per share and is on track to deliver financial results for fiscal 2010 in line with previous guidance. The dividend will be paid Aug.
Metso and UPM have developed a new concept for the production of biomass-based bio-oil to replace fossil fuels in heating and power generation. Test production will begin at Metso's test plant in Tampere, Finland, in June 2009.
TORONTO - Hanfeng Evergreen Inc. (TSX:HF), a producer of slow and controlled release fertilizers in China, says it will build another polymer coated urea production line with its 50/50 joint venture partner, Shandong Mingshui Great Chemical Group.
MICHAEL CASEY AP Environmental Writer - June 5, 2009 BANGKOK (AP) - Selling credits for the billions of tons of carbon that are locked in Indonesia's tropical rain forests could be as profitable as converting these areas into palm oil plantations, a study released Friday found.
CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER AP Economics Writer - June 3, 2009 WASHINGTON (AP) - Orders to U.S. factories rose 0.7 percent in April, the second increase in three months and further evidence that manufacturers may be recovering.
By The Associated Press - June 4, 2009 Palm oil is now one of the feedstocks used by Neste Oil to produce its NExBTL renewable diesel, which is the cleanest diesel fuel on the market today.
By The Associated Press - June 4, 2009 MIDLAND, Mich., -- The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) is shedding light on Concentrating Solar Power systems (CSP) with DOWTHERM(TM) A heat transfer fluids which collect, transport and store solar generated heat.
"America is addicted to oil It's time for an intervention" reads the tagline to a highly anticipated documentary entitled FUEL , which is slated for unlimited national viewing some time next month.
By Carrie Ellis, Editor, Chem.Info Only something catastrophic could come from a corporation with a moniker that can be easily manipulated into such URLs as www.texacotoxico.org/eng and www.chevrontoxico.com as intimated by the Amazon Defense Coalition and Amazon Watch .
By Peter A. Kirk, II, Protective Systems Product Manager, Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics The proper tools and equipment are imperative for professionals of all kinds to do their jobs safely and effectively.
By Jim Lane, Editor and Publisher, Biofuels Digest Construction commences this month in
Process industry automation growth continued in 2007 with robust investments in manufacturing and infrastructure industries. Automation expenditures in the process industries reached $45.5 billion dollars in 2007 and is forecasted to exceed $61 billion by 2012.
HAPMAN introduces its fully self-contained bag dump station that virtually eliminates employee exposure to dusty bagged materials within your process.
DENIOS recently expanded its line of heated lockers to include models with compliant spill sumps, in addition to the capacity to handle larger drum/IBC totes.
OMEGA Engineering presents its OM-CP-PRTC210 Series pressure and thermocouple temperature dataloggers with: Acceptance of J, K, T, E, R, S, B and N thermocouple types. Pressures from 2 to 345 BAR (30 to 50,000 PSI). High-speed downloads. Real-time operation.