NEW YORK (AP) - A near-record corn crop is going to cut demand for fertilizers, said a UBS analyst Friday as he downgraded two fertilizer companies, just as the government sees U.S. farmers' incomes dropping.
VANDALIA, Ohio (AP) - Authorities say four workers were injured in a flash fire at a specialty pharmaceutical company in southwest Ohio. The workers at Eurand America Inc. in Vandalia were taken to Miami Valley Hospital on Friday afternoon with facial and leg burns.
SCOTTSBURG, Ind. (AP) - A southern Indiana man who says he invented a microwavable plastic food container is suing two of the nation's biggest food packagers, saying they stole his ideas and never paid him despite signing confidentiality agreements.
TALI ARBEL AP Business Writer - August 31, 2009 NEW YORK (AP) - Chemical company Huntsman Inc. has offered to pay about $415 million for Tronox Inc.
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HELENA, Mont. (AP) - A Canadian company that wants to restart a gold and silver mine northwest of Helena has hired a company to install a water treatment system at the flooded facility. Toronto-based RX Exploration Inc.
GEORGETOWN, S.C. (AP) - Unionized steel workers at a South Carolina mill have rejected a company offer that would have reduced hours and wages so the mill could reopen. The Sun News of Myrtle Beach reports many of the workers said the cuts would not allow them to make a living.
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Sugar Land, Texas (AP) - RWE AG and partners have officially launched Germany's first carbon-capture pilot plant at the brown-coal-fired plant in Niederaussem, Bergheim.
PAUL FOY Associated Press Writer - August 28, 2009 PROMONTORY, Utah (AP) - A mechanical failure forced a NASA contractor on Thursday to call off the first test firing of the main part of NASA's powerful new moon rocket.
A fire that started Thursday near a rail tanker car at a chemical plant spread quickly to silos holding gasoline, causing an inferno that sent huge plumes of black smoke billowing into the sky above Detroit and forcing the evacuation of hundreds of people.
By Gus Ezcurra, CEO, Advanced Telemetry The economy has forced most if not all U.S. companies to seek ways to reduce non-essential and otherwise variable costs.