Subscribe to News
View Sample

Chem.Insider Daily

ArvinMeritor 1Q Profit Climbs On Strong Sales

May 4, 2010 12:25 pm | by | Comments

Auto supplier said it made $13 million in first three months of this year thanks to strong sales in emerging markets and increased commercial sales in North America and Europe.

Reid Supply Launches New Catalog

May 4, 2010 12:25 pm | by | Comments

Michigan-based global distributor of industrial products revamped their full-color 2010-2011 catalog with new smart categorization.

Pentagon Sets Tanker Contract Start Date

May 4, 2010 12:25 pm | by | Comments

Bidders for major $35 billion tanker project must be ready to start the contract on Nov. 12, the Pentagon announced Tuesday.


Feds Examine Apple Policy On Programming Tools

May 4, 2010 12:25 pm | by | Comments

Federal regulators to examine whether Apple?is violating antitrust rules by requiring software developers to use its programming tools to create applications for the iPhone and iPad.

Source Says GM To Build Baby Buick At Mich. Plant

May 4, 2010 12:25 pm | by | Comments

General Motors' Buick brand will take step toward attracting younger buyers with a small crossover vehicle to be built at a Michigan factory, person briefed on the plan said.

Caution Required For Gulf Oil Spill Clean-up

May 4, 2010 12:24 pm | by EurekAlert | Comments

( DOE/Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory ) A Berkeley Lab bioremediation expert says extreme caution must be used in cleaning up the fragile Gulf Coast ecosystem in the aftermath of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Oil is a biological product that can be degraded by microbes,...

Bionic Coating Could Help Ships To Economize On Fuel

May 4, 2010 12:24 pm | by EurekAlert | Comments

( University of Bonn ) The hairs on the surface of water ferns could allow ships to have a 10 per cent decrease in fuel consumption. The plant has the rare ability to put on a gauzy skirt of air under water. Researchers at the University of Bonn, Rostock and Karlsruhe now show in the...

Enel Green Power to rely on own solar strength

May 4, 2010 11:24 am | by Reuters | Comments

VERONA, Italy (Reuters) - Enel Green Power, Italy's biggest renewable company, will rely on its own strength to compete in solar systems manufacturing and will steer clear of sector consolidation, an EGP senior executive said on Tuesday.


Increasing 'Crop Per Drop' Critical, Says Monsanto's Fraley

May 4, 2010 10:25 am | by Monsanto | Comments

Adoption of Sustainable Agriculture Key to Meeting Demands of Hungry, Growing World

Georgia Tech Savannah Professor Named As 2010 Young Investigator Award Recipient

May 4, 2010 9:23 am | by EurekAlert | Comments

( Georgia Institute of Technology ) Dr. Fumin Zhang, assistant electrical and computer engineering professor at the Georgia Institute of Technology Savannah campus, has been named a recipient of the 2010 Young Investigator Award given by The Office of Naval Research.

Drilling expansion dead in U.S. Congress: Sen Nelson

May 4, 2010 8:25 am | by Reuters | Comments

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Plans by U.S. President Barack Obama to expand oil drilling off the eastern coast of the United States are "dead on arrival" in Congress after the massive oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, Democratic Senator Bill Nelson said on Tuesday.

Important Control Mechanism Behind Autoimmune Diseases Discovered

May 4, 2010 8:23 am | by EurekAlert | Comments

( Karolinska Institutet ) Researchers at the Swedish medical university Karolinska Institutet have discovered a new control mechanism in our immune system. The discovery is of potential significance to the treatment of serious diseases such as MS, rheumatoid arthritis and SLE.

Continental AG Posts $301.4M Profit For 1Q

May 4, 2010 7:27 am | by | Comments

German auto parts and tire maker says it returned to profitability in the first quarter, reversing previous losses amid higher sales and successful cost cutting.

ThyssenKrupp Nominates Hiesinger As New CEO

May 4, 2010 7:26 am | by | Comments

German-based steelmaker ThyssenKrupp AG has nominated Heinrich Hiesinger, a board member at industrial conglomerate Siemens AG, as its next chief executive.

Coat Maker Looks To Improve Thin Insulation Technology

May 4, 2010 7:26 am | by | Comments

Hanesbrands and Element 21 have spent two years and $2 million to solve cost and over-insulation problems associated with aerogel, one of the best, lightest insulators around.


You may login with either your assigned username or your e-mail address.
The password field is case sensitive.