By Luke Simpson, Associate Editor, Chem.Info Bonjour! This week's column comes from about 30,000 feet above Quebec, on my way home after three glorious days in Montreal for the Labor Day weekend.
BEIJING - China's volatile Xinjiang region is tightening controls over the sale of dangerous chemicals in an effort to improve public safety, state media reported today.
Cameco Corporation (TSX: CCO) (NYSE: CCJ) announced that unionized employees at Cameco Fuel Manufacturing Inc. (CFM) began a legal strike on Saturday, September 5, 2009 after the company and members of United Steelworkers Local 14193 were unable to reach a new collective agreement.
KATHY BARKS HOFFMAN Associated Press Writer - September 8, 2009 FLINT, Mich. (AP) - Sometime next year, Michigan will lose its 1 millionth job since the state's economy began its downward slide in mid-2000.
SAN RAMON, Calif. (Business Wire) - Lawyers for Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) provided
RUIDOSO, N.M. (AP) - Some $9.75 million in federal stimulus funds will help pay to rebuild wastewater systems in Ruidoso and Ruidoso Downs that was damaged in a flood. That announcement comes from the state director of the U.S.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) - The DuPont Co. is accusing a former employee of trying to steal trade secrets and bring them back to his native China. The lawsuit was filed in late August in the Delaware Court of Chancery.
TOKYO (AP)Â - Dainippon Sumitomo Pharma Co. is acquiring U.S. drug maker Sepracor Inc., which makes insomnia drug Lunesta, for about $2.6 billion in an effort to expand in the U.S. market, both sides said Thursday.
MICHAEL HILL Associated Press Writer - September 4, 2009 Sigg bottles are leaving Katy Farber with a bitter taste.
HOUSTON (AP) - A Sugar Land, Texas, woman accused of embezzling more than $3.6 million from her former employer has pleaded not guilty to wire fraud. Diana Simon is accused of stealing the money from Kaneka Texas, a subsidiary of a Japanese chemicals firm with U.S.
CLAIRTON, Pa. (AP) - A man has died after an explosion and fire at United States Steel Corp.'s Clairton Coke Works near Pittsburgh that also injured another person. A company spokeswoman confirmed the death in Thursday's explosion, but the company isn't releasing his name.
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COMSOL Multiphysics Pvt. Ltd.announced last week that the Indian Institute of Science, under a
By Dan Wilhelms , President and CEO of SymSoft Corporation With governmental regulations for