Meagan Parrish
Editor

Meagan Parrish kicked off her career at Advantage Business Media as Chem.Info's intrepid editor in December 2014. Prior to this role, she spent 12 years working in the journalism biz, including a four-and-a-half year stint as the managing editor of BRAVA, a regional magazine based in Madison, Wis. Meagan graduated from UW-Madison with a degree in international relations and spent a year working toward a master's in international public policy. She has a strong interest in all things global — including energy, economics, politics and history. As a news junkie, she thinks it's an exciting time to be working in the world of chemical manufacturing.

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A chemical spill at a mushroom processing facility in Pennsylvania sent 12 workers to the hospital this week.
9.22.2017
8:33am
In the UK, not even waste is being wasted.
9.21.2017
1:08pm
The U.S. Chemical Safety Board (CSB) has been on the scene at the Arkema chemical plant outside of Houston since its storage facility ignited a few weeks ago.
9.21.2017
9:14am
China has vowed to ban imports of plastic waste by the end of this year — which could increase demand for virgin plastics.
9.14.2017
9:08am
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The newly formed DowDuPont isn’t going to look exactly like the organically planned.
9.13.2017
9:29am
A database used to evaluate the risk of certain chemicals has become a flashpoint of debate among lawmakers.
9.12.2017
9:07am
The Environmental Protection Agency has released the tests results of water samples collected around the chemical plant near Houston that flooded after...
9.12.2017
9:05am
A new report is shedding light on how widespread the problem of plastic pollution has become.
9.8.2017
9:12am
Workers returned to the site of an $11 billion chemical project for Sasol Ltd. in Lake Charles this week.
9.6.2017
3:54pm
Lagunitas Brewing recently unveiled a new IPA with an interesting twist: cannabis flavors.
9.6.2017
2:00pm
Before Hurricane Harvey came along, the country was awash in ethylene with more production coming online along the Gulf Coast this year. Now it’s a different...
9.5.2017
8:53am
Dow Chemical and DuPont Co. closed their historic merger at the end trading on Thursday.
9.1.2017
10:30am
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Residents around a chemical plant in Crosby, Texas have been asked to evacuate amid fears that the facility could explode.
8.30.2017
3:12pm
Dow Chemical Co. has increased its stake in Sadara Chemical, the newly constructed chemical complex that’s nearing completion in Saudi Arabia.
8.30.2017
9:35am
Hurricane Harvey has devastated parts of Houston and crippled the region's oil, gas and chemicals infrastructure.
8.29.2017
9:22am
More than 30,000 pairs of Dr. Martens Vegan Boots have been recalled because the lining contains a toxic chemical.
8.28.2017
9:37am
Forecasters predict Harvey will be the strongest storm to hit the U.S. in 12 years.
8.24.2017
3:48pm
Cargill, one of the country’s biggest agriculture companies, is making a big bet on meat produced without animals.
8.24.2017
3:39pm
Chevron Corp. is looking for a new leader as the company continues to adapt in a climate of prolonged low oil prices.
8.24.2017
9:35am
ExxonMobil has purchased a 94-acre manufacturing site that includes a historic rubber plant — but the company doesn’t plan to restart its operations.
8.24.2017
9:29am
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A quick investigation showed that the company broke waste disposal laws.
8.22.2017
3:18pm
Dow Chemical is reportedly weighing a possible exit from Argentina’s most notable shale development.
8.22.2017
9:30am
If the ban goes through, Southern California may need to import up to 25 percent of its fuel.
8.18.2017
2:47pm
Some whisky aficionados have long asserted that a few drops of water can improve the drink’s flavor. Are they right?
8.18.2017
9:13am
A coalition of environmental groups say that the agency is writing laws to favor industry.
8.18.2017
9:02am
DuPont has made a move to strengthen the agriculture business that will be created after DowDuPont splits into three segments.
8.17.2017
9:25am
In the last 15 years, at least 39 people who have contacted cancer in Australia have one thing in common: They all live on the same 2.5-mile stretch of road.
8.17.2017
9:15am
The two chemical giants have set the date.
8.15.2017
9:12am
They look fun, but it turns out those glittery iPhone cases could be a tad dangerous.
8.3.2017
9:20am
Midwest Fertilizer Co. recently detailed its plans to build a new $2.8 billion manufacturing plant in southwest Indiana.
8.2.2017
12:10pm
A chemical company in Israel is closing down, and laying off all 800 of its employees.
8.2.2017
11:41am
If the activists get their way, they could force Dow and DuPont to create six separate businesses — not three.
8.1.2017
3:30pm
From our sister site, ECN, comes a new web series about taking a product from idea to execution in real-time.
8.1.2017
11:04am
BASF recently announced the creation of a new company that will tap into the rising field of additive manufacturing.
7.31.2017
3:44pm
When researchers try to pull the material apart, they simply can’t.
7.31.2017
2:25pm
Dow and DuPont both beat Wall Street expectations in the second quarter of this year.
7.31.2017
9:32am
This potentially oversaturated market could threaten Aramco’s upcoming IPO, which is slated to be the biggest in history.
7.26.2017
3:56pm
Cardolite Corporation has admitted to violating the Water Pollution Control Act.
7.26.2017
2:04pm