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- Congress Promises Increased Industry Oversight for 2007. Bryner, Michelle // Chemical Week;12/13/2006, Vol. 168 Issue 41, p13
The article reports that leading House and Senate Democrats have promised that 2007's Congress will take a new direction, with a focus on policies that could bring significant changes and costs to the chemical industry. The November 2006 election put Democrats in control of Congress for the...
- ETHANOL KNOCKED AFTER PUMP CORROSION ALERT. Kamalick, Joe; Gibson, Jane // ICIS Chemical Business;11/6/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 42, p17
The article deals with the corrosiveness of ethanol available in the U.S. Ethanol knocked after pump corrosion alert U.S. ethanol use may be set back months, perhaps for up to two years, because highly concentrated ethanol fuel, known as E85 for its 85 percent ethanol content, is corrosive to...
- UAE emirates compete for petrochemical downstream investments. Fadhil, Muhamad // ICIS Chemical Business;6/23/2014, Vol. 285 Issue 24, p20
The article discusses competition among the seven emirates in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to secure downstream investments in the petroleum chemicals market, focusing on UAE chemical output, the reliability offered by Dubai and Abu Dhabi, and the cost of production in the other five emirates.
- Week in brief. Creswell, Sarah // ICIS Chemical Business;11/17/2014, p32
The article focuses on the prospects of the European chemicals industry and mentions topics such as the region's lack of competitive energy resources, agreement signed by Russia and China for gas supply, and efforts of European chemicals producers to search for value opportunities.
- Book review. Rao, U.B. // Chemical Business;Sep97, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p77
Reviews the book `Energy cost in the chemical industry,' by Rangan Banerjee and Vinayak Shanbhag.
- US Market Overview. // USA Petrochemicals Report;Q4 2011, Issue 4, p18
The article presents a market overview of the U.S. petrochemical industry as of September 2011. The recessions in the U.S., Europe and Japan in 2010 has resulted in reduced demand for U.S petrochemical products compounded by the lack of investment in the industry. Analysts are saying that the...
- Industry Says Energy Policy Lacks Crucial Measures to Adequately Close Natural Gas Gap. // Chemical Market Reporter;4/21/2003, Vol. 263 Issue 16, p1
Reports on the chemical industry's disappointment with some aspects of the broad energy bill passed by the U.S. House of Representatives on April 11, 2003. Positive features of the bill; Claim that the bill failed to take steps to ease crisis of the natural gas markets; Comments of American...
- Energy. O'Driscoll, Cath // ICIS Chemical Business;6/5/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 22, p20
The article reports on the results of a reader survey on some of the issues facing the chemical industry launched by ICIS Chemical Business. In Europe, where the majority of survey respondents are based, the European Commission estimates that we will need to import 70% of our energy requirements...
- China's caustic lag. WU, LYNN // ICIS Chemical Business;10/10/2011, Vol. 280 Issue 11, p34
The article presents information on the prospects of the chemical industry and impact of the power restriction policy in China on the chemical industry. These power limitations have affected several sectors including chlor alkali factories and caustic soda industry. The article further offers a...