Two water plants shut for three days after a massive chemical leak in eastern China resumed operation Monday, local officials and state media confirmed.
Nova Chemicals Corp., Canada's largest plastics producer, said Monday that it has agreed to be acquired by International Petroleum Investment Co. for $6 per share, or about $499.2 million.
A subsidiary of French oil giant Total and a former factory director went on trial Monday for an explosion at a chemical plant eight years ago that killed 30 people and injured thousands.
Blackmer , a Pump Solutions Group (PSGâ„¢) company, recently promoted Tom Madden to the position of managing director.
The Dow Chemical Co. and SÃ¼d-Chemie have agreed to research alternative routes to produce chemicals to help reduce dependence on traditional sources of oil and gas.
Energy efficiency programs in the United States could realistically reduce the rate of growth for electricity consumption by 22 percent over the next two decades if key barriers can be addressed, according to recently released analysis by the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) .
OriginOil, the developer of a breakthrough technology to transform algae, a promising source of renewable oil, into a true competitor to petroleum, recently announced the successful automation of its Helix BioReactorâ„¢ system.
In the past few months, it has become unmistakably clear that the chemical industry is not just facing another cyclical downturn.
Earlier this month, the Irish Association of Health Stores (IAHS) defended its petition in the European Parliament against the European Commission's planned setting of European Union (EU)-wide maximum limits for dosages of vitamins and minerals in food supplements.
Omnitrol Networks, a real-time application network platforms provider for business process optimization and RFID-based asset track and trace solutions, recently formed a strategic relationship with BT Global Services, a networked IT services provider.
LUDECA , a laser alignment, vibration analysis and balancing equipment, plus software, services and training vendor, recently redesigned www.ludeca.com
According to ICONICS , its "360Â° Of Visualization For Real-Time Operational Excellence" seminar may aid in improving your engineering productivity up to 60 percent.
The HARTÂ® Communication Foundation (HCF) recently presented its prestigious 2008 HART Plant of the Year Award to the PDVSA Petropiar oil refinery located in Mejorador Jose, Barcelona, Venezuela.
Gemma Power Systems recently put in an order to Aquatech Intl. Corp. ; the newly purchased equipment that the company requested is intended for the Colusa Power Station of Maxwell, CA.