HONG KONG (Reuters) - A once minor pest has ravaged fruit orchards and cotton fields in China after farmers stopped spraying insecticide in crops of a genetically-modified type of cotton resistant to bollworms, experts said.
Enhancements Designed to Maximize Best Options for Planting
DETROIT (Reuters) - High cost and still-limited performance will keep the number of electric cars at only 2 percent to 5 percent of the U.S. market a decade from now, a study by Deloitte Consulting issued on Thursday shows.
FCC leaders praised Verizon's goal of bringing its Long-Term Evolution broadband into underserved areas.
Eastman Chemical Company today is celebrating the grand opening of a new plant exclusively dedicated to the production of Eastman Tritan™ copolyester at its headquarters in Kingsport, Tenn.
New Third-Party Test Results Confirm Eastman Tritan Copolyester is Free of Bisphenol A and Estrogenic ActivityMay 13, 2010 10:26 am | by Eastman | Comments
Eastman Chemical Company today released test results that demonstrate Eastman Tritan™ copolyester is free from bisphenol A (BPA) and estrogenic activity (EA).
KINSHASA (Reuters) - Democratic Republic of Congo should renegotiate the terms of its Lake Albert oil deals to avoid the "oil curse" that has fed corruption and poverty in other energy producing nations, an advocacy group said on Thursday.
CARACAS (Reuters) - A Venezuelan natural gas exploration rig sank in the Caribbean sea early on Thursday, but all 95 workers were evacuated safely and there was no leakage, the government said.
( U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ) The US EPA will continue validating its ToxCast screening tool by screening more than 100 drugs provided by Pfizer, GlaxoSmithKline, Sanofi-Aventis and Merck. These drugs never entered the marketplace because they demonstrated different types...
German business software maker has agreed to buy Sybase Inc. in a $5.8 billion deal that ratchets up SAP's rivalry with database leader Oracle...
State is offering $50 million to help Marinette Marine's parent company land a U.S. Navy contract that would provide economic stability in northeastern Wisconsin.
Latest clamor over a possible next-generation iPhone prototype has erupted in an unlikely place -- Vietnam, but some question the authenticity of the phone.
Company said it is buying Denali Software, a fellow maker of chip-design software, for $315 million in cash.
U.S. manufacturing conglomerate to buy industrial monitoring technology firm Matrikon Inc., to gain access to the Canadian company's expertise in energy and mining.