MARIA DANILOVA Associated Press Writer - September 29, 2009 KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - The Ukrainian government auctioned off a key chemical plant Tuesday but canceled the controversial sale just minutes later, claiming the bidders conspired to drive the price down.
MELANIE S. WELTE Associate Press Writer - September 29, 2009 DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Every winter, airports across the country spray millions of gallons of deicing chemicals onto airliners and allow the runoff to trickle away.
BERLIN (AP) - Chemicals maker BASF SE on Tuesday announced plans to invest a total of euro2 billion ($2.9 billion) in Asia through 2013 as it targets faster demand growth in the region.
JAY REEVES Associated Press Writer - September 29, 2009 BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - A
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - A group of West Virginia residents has persuaded a federal judge to let it press DuPont to pay for a medical monitoring program. But Monday's ruling from U.S.
Since 1973, Bio San Laboratories Inc. of Derry, New Hampshire, has marketed nutritional food-based supplements worldwide. Always with a mission to deliver its products as nature intended, Bio San and its production company, Durham Reach Inc.
On September 28, 1989, Don Eigler became the first person in history to move and control an individual atom.
SIOUX FALL, S.D. (AP) - Sioux Falls-based Poet is getting more federal money for its effort to turn corn cobs into cellulosic ethanol. Poet plans a $250 million plant in Emmetsburg, Iowa, that is expected to produce about 25 million gallons of ethanol per year when it opens in 2011.
Kraft Foods Inc. is poised to launch a hostile bid for British candy maker Cadbury PLC, The Observer said Sunday, citing unnamed sources. Kraft earlier this month made a $16.7 billion stock-and-cash proposal that was rebuffed by the U.K. confectionary company.
MEAD GRUVER Associated Press Writer - September 28, 2009 CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - After working out at a gym, Amy Mahaffy dropped off a half-dozen glass jars in a city recycling container before heading home. The containers however won't end up being recycled any time soon.
KUWAIT CITY (AP) - Oil giant BP PLC is interested in teaming up with Kuwait in a planned $9 billion joint venture refinery project in southern China, a senior Kuwaiti official said Monday.
NEW YORK (AP) - Johnson & Johnson's McNeil unit is voluntarily recalling 57 lots of infants' and children's liquid Tylenol products because of possible bacterial contamination.
BRUSSELS (AP) - Solvay, the Belgian chemicals and drugs maker, announced Monday it would sell its entire pharmaceutical business to Abbott Laboratories for euro4.5 billion ($6.6 billion) in cash. The deal's value could jump to euro5.2 billion ($7.
BEIJING (AP) - Medical tests have shown at least 121 children living near a battery plant in eastern China are suffering from lead poisoning, the latest in a recent string of such cases that have affected hundreds.