TITLE

newsbriefs

PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
Chemical Week;4/12/2006, Vol. 168 Issue 13, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents news and events in the chemical industry as of June 2006. John Wheeler of Nova Chemicals is this year's recipient of the CIO Excellence Award. BASF plans to invest more than $320 million over the next three years to develop next-generation agricultural biotechnology products. In other news, Rompetrol Petrochemicals will restart an idled ethylene plant and polyethylene units as part of an agreement with Dow Chemical.
ACCESSION #
20599975

 

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