TITLE

Environment Watch

AUTHOR(S)
Cozier, Muriel
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;5/22/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 20, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents news briefs concerning environmental affairs in the chemical industry as of May 2006. Dow Chemical has been presented with the leadership in energy management award at the Industrial Energy Technology Conference, which was held in New Orleans, Louisiana. Eight companies, including Eastman Kodak, have joined a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) initiative to eliminate toxic chemicals by 2008. A study for the European Commission has concluded that a network of expertise centres should be established to raise awareness on life-cycle thinkings among small and medium sized enterprises across the European Union.
ACCESSION #
21070728

 

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