Advertisement
News
Subscribe to Chem.info News
View Sample

SUBSCRIBE TO FREE
Chem.Insider Daily
EMAIL NEWSLETTER

Pressure rises to stop antibiotics in agriculture

December 29, 2009 9:14 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

EDITOR'S NOTE: Once-curable diseases such as tuberculosis and malaria are coming back, as germs rapidly mutate to form aggressive strains that resist drugs. The reason: The misuse of the very drugs that were supposed to save us has built up drug resistance worldwide. Third in a five-part series.By...

Illinois commission OKs plan to buy wind power

December 29, 2009 9:14 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

The Illinois Commerce Commission has approved a plan that would allow the agency that buys electricity on behalf of utility customers to seek proposals for long-term wind-power contracts.The commission on Monday voted 3-1 to allow the Illinois Power Agency to negotiate the long-term deals with...

Versus Technology Announces Fiscal Year Results

December 29, 2009 9:12 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

Versus Technology, Inc. ("Versus" or the "Company") (PINKSHEETS: VSTI) announced revenues of $5,574,000 for the fiscal year ended October 31, 2009, compared to revenues of $5,774,000 for fiscal year 2008. Revenues for the fiscal quarter ended October 31, 2009, were $1,669,000 compared to...

Advertisement

Four Killed at Osaka Flourine Plant Explosion

December 28, 2009 8:09 am | Comments

A blast at Morita Chemical Industries Co. in Osaka's Yodogawa Ward occurred when workers were cutting away the top of a chemical tank as part of efforts to clean it.

DuPont Seeks to Move Chemical Leak Trial After Bad Publicity

December 28, 2009 7:56 am | Comments

Bad publicity has prompted chemical giant DuPont to ask a federal judge to move a second trial stemming from a 2004 sulfur trioxide release.

Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation Named 2009 wirelessHART Plant of the Year

December 23, 2009 9:23 am | Comments

The HART Communication Foundation has selected the Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation ethylene plant located in Kashima, Japan, as recipient of the 2009 HART Plant of the Year Award.

Voluntary CO2 offset market ends year on down note

December 23, 2009 4:28 am | by Reuters | Comments

LONDON (Reuters) - Demand for voluntary carbon offsets declined in December, traditionally one of the market's busiest months, as a slow year meant retailers did not face the usual scramble to square their books, market players said.

EU carbon rises, German power supports

December 23, 2009 4:28 am | by Reuters | Comments

LONDON (Reuters) - European Union carbon emissions futures rose on Wednesday, supported by German power prices, but have not yet clawed back all of Monday's 9 percent fall. EU Allowances for December 2010 delivery were up 22 cents or 1.73 percent at 12.93 euros ($18.45) a tonne at 1349...

Advertisement

Verizon Sees Advanced Apps On LTE Network

December 23, 2009 4:23 am | by InformationWeek | Comments

Developers will find Verizon's 700-MHz Long Term Evolution network friendly to classes of applications never before available on wireless networks, the company says.

New insights into mushroom-derived drug promising for cancer treatment

December 23, 2009 4:22 am | by EurekAlert | Comments

( Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council ) A promising cancer drug, first discovered in a mushroom commonly used in Chinese medicine, could be made more effective thanks to researchers who have discovered how the drug works. The research is funded by the Biotechnology...

Printed electronics to control flexible displays

December 23, 2009 12:26 am | by 1888PressRelease | Comments

Screens and display elements in mobile phones, e-readers for electronic books and measuring devices are now well-established features of our networked world. To make the manufacture of these mobile mass displays more cost effective, organic electronics is providing technical solutions,...

QSI reveals benefits of Winlims Rental scheme

December 22, 2009 8:26 pm | by Processingtalk | Comments

Quality Systems International (QSI) has revealed that its Winlims Rental scheme has been developed to give organisations a tax-efficient option for investing in its Winlims system.

Pacific warming continues: Australia weather bureau

December 22, 2009 7:26 pm | by Reuters | Comments

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Pacific Ocean temperatures remained at levels typical of a drought-bringing El Nino weather pattern, Australia's Bureau of Meteorology said on Wednesday.

Man-made carbon dioxide affects ocean acoustics

December 22, 2009 3:26 pm | by Science Daily | Comments

Oceanographers have that seawater sound absorption will drop by up to 70 percent already during this century. The scientists have examined the effects of man-made carbon dioxide under business-as-usual emissions and provide projections of the magnitude, time scale and regional extent of...

Gravity in Potsdam and a dignified Christmas tree ball

December 22, 2009 3:25 pm | by Science Daily | Comments

Exactly one hundred years ago the force of gravity was measured for the first time with such accuracy that this measured value was established as a reference value world-wide.

Pages

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