Jime Lane Biofuels Digest - September 14, 2009 For a number of years, biofuels studies have suggested that, even under the most optimistic scenarios, biofuel production in the United States could only replace a fraction of overall US fuel consumption.
PHUONG LE Associated Press Writer - September 14, 2009 SEATTLE (AP) - The Environmental Protection Agency revealed new limits Friday on three pesticides commonly used on western farms to protect endangered and threatened Pacific salmon.
AUSTIN, TEXAS - Emerson Process Management's migration engineering services and
BEN STOCKING Associated Press Writer - September 11, 2009 HANOI, Vietnam (AP) - New environmental tests confirm extremely high levels of dioxin, the toxic ingredient of Agent Orange, in people, fish and soil near a former U.S.
BETH DeFALCO Associated Press Writer - September 11, 2009 JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) - Eight years after the Sept.
SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. - Alstom and The Dow Chemical Company today celebrated the successful start-up and operation of a pilot plant to capture carbon dioxide (CO2) from the flue gas of a coal-fired boiler at the Dow-owned facility in South Charleston, West Virginia, USA.
SANDY SHORE AP Energy Writer - September 10, 2009 DENVER (AP) - DowÂ Chemical Co. said Thursday it will sell a hollow sphere plastic pigment product line to specialty chemicals maker Omnova Solutions Inc. and close two production units at a Texas plant.
DAN SEWELL AP Business Writer - September 10, 2009 CINCINNATI (AP) - The Procter & Gamble Co.
FREEPORT, Texas - The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) announced today that it will close styrene monomer and ethylbenzene production units at its Dow Texas Operations site in Freeport, Texas by the end of the year.
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Monsanto Co., the world's biggest seed maker, said Thursday it plans to make deeper work force cuts than previously announced, saying it will reduce its staff by about 8 percent to cut costs. The St.
Thrill-seeking robot programmers, that is. Chem.Info's editorial staff, of course, does not condone such obviously dangerous - albeit fun-looking - creativity.
The removal of residue from processing equipment using a dry ice blasting machine.
A flaming styrene tanker catches firefighters off guard when it explodes, showering them with flames and debris.