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Drugmakers May Pay More For Health Overhaul

December 21, 2009 12:12 pm | by ALAN FRAM, Associated Press Writer | Comments

The pharmaceutical industry may have to cough up more than the $80 billion it agreed to contribute to President Barack Obama's health overhaul effort.

Timminco Announces Conversion of Note into Common Shares

December 21, 2009 12:12 pm | by The Associated Press | Comments

Timminco Limited ("Timminco")(TSX: TIM) announced today that ALD International LLC (the "LLC"), a controlled subsidiary of Safeguard International Fund, L.P., has elected to exercise its right to convert the entire principal amount outstanding of $4.5 million under the promissory note issued March...

Packaging & Processing To Converge At Pack Expo 2010

December 21, 2009 10:58 am | Comments

Several new features at next October's PACK EXPO International 2010 will make it easy for packagers and processors from around the globe to enhance operational excellence.


Schott Expands Albuquerque Solar Plant

December 21, 2009 10:52 am | Comments

Schott Solar Inc. announced Thursday it has hired 60 employees so it can start making its photovoltaic panels around the clock.

Ford Names Blue Oval Scholars at San Antonio High Schools

December 21, 2009 10:31 am | by Society of Manufacturing Engineers | Comments

San Antonio, Texas., Dearborn, Mich., December 15, 2009 - The Ford Motor Company Fund has awarded $2,500 Ford Blue Oval Scholarships to each of ten local San Antonio, Texas high school students. These young men and women, recognized as “Blue Oval Scholars,” will soon find their...

Britain blames China for climate talks' failure

December 21, 2009 10:30 am | by Reuters | Comments

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain accused China and a handful of others on Monday of holding the world to ransom by blocking a legal treaty to fight global warming as countries traded blame for the deadlock in Copenhagen.

EU carbon closes at 6-month low on Copenhagen Accord

December 21, 2009 10:30 am | by Reuters | Comments

LONDON (Reuters) - The benchmark contract for European Union carbon emissions futures closed at a six-month low on Monday, having fallen as much as 9 percent in intra-day trade after a weak U.N. climate deal disappointed investors.

Roche presents Building 1, its new main office building in Basel

December 21, 2009 10:30 am | by Roche | Comments

Today Roche is unveiling the plans for Building 1, the new office building that the company intends to build at its Basel site. The project, which will accommodate some 1900 attractively designed workplaces, is the alternative to the “Twist 2 Spirals” scheme that the company...


Boehringer Ingelheim initiates first Phase III clinical trial in Ovarian Cancer

December 21, 2009 10:30 am | by Boehringer Ingelheim | Comments

Boehringer Ingelheim announced today the initiation of a new phase III clinical trial to evaluate one of its two late-stage oncology pipeline compounds for the treatment of patients with advanced ovarian cancer.

Honeywell Forecasts 2010 Sales of $31.3-32.2 Billion; Earnings Per Share of $2.20-2.40

December 21, 2009 10:30 am | by Honeywell International | Comments

• Company Forecasts 1-3% Organic Sales Growth in 2010 • 2010 EPS Growth of 1-8% Excluding Non-Cash Pension Expense • 2010 Continued Strong Operating Cash Flow; FCF Conversion Greater Than 100% MORRIS TOWNSHIP, N.J., December 16, 2009 -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that it...

Chevron and Chubu Electric Sign Major Gorgon LNG Deal

December 21, 2009 10:30 am | by Chevron Corporation | Comments

Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) today announced that its Australian subsidiaries have signed binding long-term Sales and Purchase Agreements (SPAs) with Chubu Electric Power for a portion of Chevron's share of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from the Gorgon Project.

Monsanto Announces Deltapine Class of 10 Cotton Varieties Class Holds Potential to Increase Cotton Profitability

December 21, 2009 10:30 am | by Monsanto | Comments

ST. LOUIS, Dec. 14, 2009 / PRNewswire-FirstCall / -- Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) announced today that the Deltapine Class of 10 will include six new cotton varieties. More than 160 farmers across the Cotton Belt participated

Eastman Announces Discontinuation of Beaumont, Texas, Industrial Gasification Project

December 21, 2009 10:29 am | by Eastman | Comments

Company will continue to explore global industrial gasification growth opportunities

Sustainability Advantages of Eastman Spectarâ„¢ Copolyester

December 21, 2009 10:29 am | by Eastman | Comments

As retailers seek ways to reduce energy consumption and waste produced across the supply chain, Eastman highlights techniques for sustainable fabrication of point-of-purchase displays and in-store fixtures manufactured with Eastman Spectarâ„¢ copolyester.

The Natural Step and Dow Announce Strategic Alignment

December 21, 2009 10:29 am | by Dow Chemical Company | Comments

The Natural Step and The Dow Chemical Company recently announced an agreement that will help both organizations advance their sustainability missions and goals.


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