PRINCETON, N.J. - Rockwood Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ROC) today announced that the U.S. Department of Energy has awarded its Chemetall Foote Corp. subsidiary $28.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - 3M Co. said Monday its board of directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of 51 cents. The manufacturing conglomerate said the dividend is payable Sept. 21 to shareholders of record on Aug. 21.
MARTHA MENDOZA Associated Press Writer - August 10, 2009 MEXICO CITY (AP) - U.S. refineries bought millions of dollars worth of oil stolen from Mexican government pipelines and smuggled across the border, the U.S.
OSKAR GARCIA Associated Press Writer - August 10, 2009 LAS VEGAS (AP) - Labor
NORMA LOVE Associated Press Writer - August 10, 2009 CONCORD, N.H. (AP) -New Hampshire became at least the 17th state to enact a law requiring large companies to inform workers and the state before mass layoffs or plantÂ closings. Gov.
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DINA CAPPIELLO Associated Press Writer - August 10, 2009 WASHINGTON (AP) -For years, the Bush administration was criticized for not cleaning up enough of the nation's most contaminated waste sites. The Obama administration plans to do even less.
JOHN MILLER Associated Press Writer - August 8, 2009 SODA SPRINGS, Idaho (AP) -As it races to replenish phosphate supplies for its weed-killing cash machine Roundup, Monsanto Co.
WILLIAM McCALL Associated Press Writer - August 7, 2009 PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - One of the nation's largest manufacturers of formaldehyde and its owner have been indicted on charges of dumping hazardous waste in a volcanic cinder cone in Oregon. Dennis Beetham and his company, D.B.
BAYTOWN, Texas (AP) - A small fire at an Exxon Mobil Corp. chemical facility in Baytown generated some black smoke but left behind no air quality problems. Company spokeswoman Neely Nelson told The Associated Press on Friday that one contract worker fell and suffered a shoulder injury.
LINDA A. JOHNSON AP Business Writer - August 7, 2009 TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Shareholders of drugmaker Merck & Co. on Friday overwhelmingly backed a huge acquisition of New Jersey neighbor Schering-Plough Corp. Merck spokeswoman Amy Rose said 99.
NEW YORK (AP) - Huntsman Corp. posted a more than tenfold jump in second-quarter profit Thursday, driven by a settlement it received from Credit Suisse and Deutsche Bank over accusations that the banks tried to scuttle a buyout of the chemicals maker last year.
Lisle, IL USA - Molex Incorporated, a global electronic components company, today announced it is closing its plant in Villemur-sur-Tarn, France to evaluate its security.
NEW ALBANY, Ind. (AP) - An employee crashed his car through a Pillsbury plant's security gate during a shift change Wednesday morning and then fatally shot a co-worker as others watched in horror, authorities said.
Santa Ana, CA - Express Manufacturing, Inc., (EMI), a leader in electronics manufacturing services, (EMS), today announced they have received the distinguished ISO 13485:2003 Certification.