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  • Investigations of Philadelphia refinery fire to include potential release of dangerous chemical

    Investigators from the Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board who are investigating Friday’s refinery fire in South Philadelphia say their report will include recommendations aimed at pr...


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    https://whyy.org/articles/investigations-of-philadelphia-refinery-fire-to-include-potential-release-of-dangerous-chemical/3888
  • Sweden-a pioneer on sound chemical and waste management

    Chemicals are an integral part of our lives and are present in most of the products we use every day in our homes. In the bathroom for example, formaldehyde often sits in shampoo, microbeads in toothp...


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    https://www.unenvironment.org/news-and-stories/story/sweden-pioneer-sound-chemical-and-waste-management3873
  • Malaysia's Petronas Chemicals budgets $6 billion for deals in specialty portfolio

    The chemical manufacturing unit of Malaysian state energy firm Petroliam Nasional Bhd, or Petronas, plans to spend roughly $6 billion over the next 15 to 20 years to expand its specialty chemicals por...


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    https://www.reuters.com/article/us-malaysia-oilgas-petronas-chem/malaysias-petronas-chemicals-budgets-6-billion-for-deals-in-specialty-portfolio-idUSKCN1TP13E3877
  • The state-of-the-art chemical storage terminal in Port of Antwerp

    The Dutch tank storage company Standic, a member of the family-owned Hametha group, is building a new storage terminal in Antwerp, doubling its capacity. In addition to its current terminal in Dordrec...


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    https://seanews.co.uk/news/industry-related-news/the-state-of-the-art-chemical-storage-terminal-in-port-of-antwerp/3878
  • Taiwan Moving Illegal Chemicals And Drugs

    Taiwan being the home of most chemicals in the world and the supplier for different chemicals it makes the country viable to many violations. Such violations are mainly met in the drug network of the ...


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    https://www.industryherald24.com/taiwan-moving-illegal-chemicals-and-drugs/3871
  • Marathon Petroleum awards oxygen supply contracts to Air Liquide

    French industrial gases and services provider Air Liquide has been awarded oxygen supply contracts by Marathon Petroleum Company. Under the two long-term supply agreements signed between the parties, ...


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    https://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/marathon-petroleum-air-liquide/3872
  • Climate Plan Makes NY a Leader

    New York is set to become a global leader in the efforts to fight climate change.  With enactment of the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act, the Empire State will be on track to set ...


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    https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-06-20/climate-change-air-quality/climate-plan-makes-ny-a-leader/a66868-13861
  • Eastman Chemical to buy Spanish ecofriendly yarn producer

    Eastman Chemical Company says it will buy a Spanish producer of ecofriendly yarn. The Kingsport-headquartered company announced Wednesday that it has entered a definitive agreement to acquire Industri...


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    https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2019/jun/20/eastman-chemical-to-buy-spanish-ecofriendly-yarn-p/3865
  • Sinopec Shanghai Petrochemical (NYSE:SHI) Downgraded by JPMorgan Chase & Co.

    JPMorgan Chase & Co. downgraded shares of Sinopec Shanghai Petrochemical (NYSE:SHI) from an overweight rating to an underweight rating in a research note published on Monday, June 10th, Briefing.c...


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    https://mayfieldrecorder.com/2019/06/20/sinopec-shanghai-petrochemical-nyseshi-cut-to-underweight-at-jpmorgan-chase-co.html3866

EVENTS

Conferences

TEXTILE COLOURANT & CHEMICAL LEADERS FORUM

TEXTILE COLOURANT & CHEMICAL LEADERS FORUM

June 20-26, 2019
The forum aims to include perspectives from all stakeholders of the textile and garment supply chain. It will provide the opportunity to like-minded industry players to exchange knowledge on the latest innovations and solutions, understand current issues and trends of the textile colourant and chemi...

ChemSpec Europe

CHEMSPEC EUROPE

June 26-27, 2019
The SOCMA Pavilion is back at Chemspec Europe 2019 in Messe Basel, Switzerland on June 26-27, 2019. In today’s global economy, having a strong presence in the international market is invaluable to all chemical manufacturers, especially those in the specialty chemical sector. For more than 10 y...

2nd International Conference on Physical Chemistry & Functional Materials

2ND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY & FUNCTIONAL MATERIALS

June 25-27, 2019
On behalf of the Organizing Committee, we are pleased to invite you to attend the International Conference on Physical Chemistry and Functional Materials (PCFM 2019), to be held on June 25-27, 2019, in Cappadocia-Perissia Hotel, Turkey. With a theme of ‘Physical Chemistry and Functional Materi...

Production Chemicals Optimization Unconventional Oil & Gas

PRODUCTION CHEMICALS OPTIMIZATION UNCONVENTIONAL OIL & GAS

June 25-27, 2019
Production Chemicals Optimization Unconventional Oil & Gas will Cover Area Like US Oil & Gas E&Ps, Leading Lower 48 Operators, Independent Operators Throughout The Lower 48, Government & Regulatory Bodies and many more.

4th Advances in Chemical Engineering and Chemistry Research International Conference 2019

4TH ADVANCES IN CHEMICAL ENGINEERING AND CHEMISTRY RESEARCH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE 2019

June 21-23, 2019
Malaysia Doctorate Support Group (MDSG) is pleased to organize 2019 4th Advances in Chemical Engineering and Chemistry Research International Conference (ACECRIC 2019) on 21-23 June 2019 in Bandung, Indonesia. This international level conference its aim to be more specific in the development and cut...

46th Annual Back to the 50’s Weekend

46TH ANNUAL BACK TO THE 50’S WEEKEND

June 21-23, 2019
With lots of color throughout the publication, this year’s informational 76-page guide is a keeper! You will find it filled with the Daily Schedule, all information related to the Event, Entertainment, interesting Articles, important contact information, and advertising from many of the vendor...

15th PORTUGAL International Conference on Chemical, Agricultural, Biological and Environmental Sciences (LCABES-19)

15TH PORTUGAL INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON CHEMICAL, AGRICULTURAL, BIOLOGICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES (LCABES-19)

June 19-21, 2019
The idea of 15th PORTUGAL International Conference on Chemical, Agricultural, Biological and Environmental Sciences (LCABES-19)  scheduled on June 19-21, 2019 at Lisbon (Portugal) is for the researchers, scientists, scholars, engineers and parctitioners from all around the world to present and ...

Nuclear Chemistry Conference

NUCLEAR CHEMISTRY CONFERENCE

June 16-21, 2019
The 2019 Gordon Research Conference on Nuclear Chemistry will discuss the recent advances in nuclear structure and reactions. The focus will be on the ongoing search for regular and simple patterns in the structure of complex nuclei and new variables governing the dynamics between colliding composit...

 

Webinars

JUN 25, 2019 | 10:00 AM
WEBINAR - TSCA SECTIONS OF NOTE OTHER THAN CHEMICAL NOTIFICATIONS
The primary federal chemical management law in the U.S. is the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) as amended by the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act. The regulation contains much more than the new substance reviews in Section 5. This webinar will explore respon...
JUN 26, 2019 | 2:00 p.m
STATE OF CHEMICAL INDUSTRY - MID YEAR UPDATE
We'll explore more on the State of the Chemical Industry.  This talk will update our January cover story, which pointed to continuing strong growth of the U.S. chemical industry, with competitive advantages massive investments and positive prospects on the horizon.
JUN 26, 2019
WET CHEMICAL IMPURITIES AND THEIR IMPACT ON SEMICONDUSTOR MANUFACTURING
Despite earlier thoughts that semiconductor wet processing would be supplanted by dry, the quantity and variety of wet chemicals used in semiconductor manufacturing increases with each new technology generation. Chemical quality and purity requirements are also increasing in tandem with us...
JUN 26, 2019
XPERIENCE NEW PERSPECTIVES ON CHEMICAL DETECTION
In this session Product Manager for Handheld Chemical Detectors, Mr. Teemu Partanen, will unveil totally new perspectives towards chemical detection. Because preparedness is key, we warn you to expect the unexpected! In case this Webinar's schedule does not fit your time zone, remember...
JUN 27, 2019 | 10.30
MICROBIOLOGICAL CGMP REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MANUFACTURING ENVIRONMENT; FROM IN-COMING THROUGH TO FINAL RELEASE
Within a Manufacturing Environment, cGMP microbiological issues always arise that require addressing. Whether the facility is considered to be a Controlled or Classified environment, whether it is manufacturing non-sterile or aseptically filled product, the Microbiology Environment of the ...
JUN 27, 2019
A CHEMICALLY RESISTANT, PREEMPTIVE VAPOR BARRIER THAT SAVES TIME AND MONEY
Land Science is pleased to present a webinar with vapor intrusion expert Tom Szocinksi, CEP. During this webinar presentation, Tom will discuss an innovative new vapor intrusion barrier technology called MonoShield. A chemically resistant and easy-to-apply barrier, MonoShield is specifical...

WEBINAR: MINIMIZING THE IMPACT OF SALTS AND OTHER CHEMICALS IN THE LANDSCAPE
Landscape architects cannot have a soil chemist on every project and must be able to have a minimum awareness of the issues that surround chemical abnormalities as part of their practice. This webinar is led by James Urban, FASLA, on chemicals that are harmful to plants. In it he discusses...
WEBINAR: TRENDS IN THE CHEMICAL INDUSTRY – AND THEIR IMPACT ON GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAINS
Today’s chemical supply chain face increased complexity. Join this webinar to:
1. Gain insight into the latest trends in the chemical industry - and their impact on global supply chains
2. Understand the elements in a supply chain that could be adapted to the new-normal...
HOW REACH IS AFFECTING THE CHEMICAL INDUSTRY” WEBINAR
In this webinar, you will learn about the most comprehensive European chemicals regulation, REACH (Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals), and how it is affecting global suppliers of chemicals as well as products. This regulation does not only affect the manu...
SYNFLUID® HIGH VISCOSITY MPAO WEBINAR
Chevron Phillips Chemical is pleased to introduce the hottest addition to its line of quality products – high viscosity Synfluid® mPAO 65 cSt, mPAO 100 cSt and mPAO150 cSt.Using Chevron Phillips Chemical’s proprietary technology, these metallocene polyalphaolefins (mPAO) of...
U.S. ETHYLENE WEBINAR: SPOT PRICE VOLATILITY RISK
PetroChem Wire and Genscape team up to give their analysis on U.S. Ethylene: Spot Price Volatility Risk, Feedstock Supply Uncertainty & the Need for Transparent Fundamentals
VTT WEBINAR: CELL FACTORIES - BEYOND FOSSIL OIL BASED PRODUCTS
How can we replace petrochemicals with bio-based equivalents? What are the options for development of efficient cell factories? In this webinar VTT (Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd) a leading R&D organisation will share its insights into how cellular chemistry can be tailored ...

RESOURCES

Bulk chemical manufacturing is a challenging industry. With little differentiation between products and intense global competition, margins are tight and cost control is mandatory. In this environment...

The Global Life Science and Chemical Instruments Market Research Report 2016 give insights upon the world’s major regional market conditions of the Life Science and Chemical Instruments industry...

Election Day 2016 resulted in historic gains for state level cannabis prohibition reform. Voters in California, Maine, Massachusetts and Nevada chose to legalize adult use of Cannabis sp. and its extr...

Chemical companies are facing a progressively harsher environment as growing segments of the industry are becoming increasingly commoditised. Companies have tried hard to reduce operating costs, but h...

Maroon Group LLC, which is owned by CI Capital Partners, has acquired Stamford, Connecticut-based Cadence Chemical, a specialty chemicals provider. No financial terms were disclosed. Maroon Group LLC ...

Many of the chemicals identified by the EPA are found in consumer products and have been linked to cancer. But the team deciding how the incoming administration will implement the new law is led by My...

Earlier this year, the Environmental Protection Agency was granted increased authority to regulate chemicals on the market. Under an updated federal toxics law, the EPA must review 10 chemicals curren...

For decades, a class of chemicals called chlorofluorocarbons, or CFCs, were used widely in air-conditioners and refrigerators, as well as in aerosol sprays and cleaning products. However, CFCs deplete...

To flavor our foods and add desired properties to our clothes and personal care products, manufacturers use chemicals. These chemicals, which are found in over 95% of everyday products, are commonly d...