Uhde given greenhouse gas go-ahead
- Uhde wins new contracts for EnviNox tail gas treatment units for the abatement of greenhouse gases. // Chemical Business;Mar2007, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p82
The article reports that Uhde has been selected by Nitrogenmuvek Zrt. to engineer and supply a tail gas treatment unit based on the EnviNOx technology. A special catalyst is being used by Uhde's EnviNOx process to convert the pollution nitrogen oxides in the tail gas streams of nitric acid...
- Enaex plans fertiliser plant. // European Chemical News;11/24/2003, Vol. 79 Issue 2078, p29
Reveals the plans of chemical company Enaex to build an ammonia/urea plant in either Chile or Peru in 2003.
- Seven States Finalize Rule for CO2 Emission Trading Program. Sissell, Kara // Chemical Week;8/23/2006, Vol. 168 Issue 28, p32
The article announces the decision of seven Northeastern states to finalize a rule laying the groundwork for the nation's first regional greenhouse gas emissions cap-and-trade program. The Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) requires Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, New Hampshire, New Jersey,...
- business & finance news. // Chemical Week;2/23/2005, Vol. 167 Issue 7, p15
Presents news briefs related to the chemical industry as of March 2, 2005. Amount allocated by the Korean government to support projects aimed at reducing greenhouse-gas emissions; Involvement of Korea in the Kyoto Protocol; Size of the engineering plastics compounding plant to be built by BASF...
- Brightening of the global cloud field by nitric acid and the associated radiative forcing. Makkonen, R.; Romakkaniemi, S.; Kokkola, H.; Stier, P.; Räisänen, P.; Rast, S.; Feichter, J.; Kulmala, M.; Laaksonen, A. // Atmospheric Chemistry & Physics;2012, Vol. 12 Issue 16, p7625
Clouds cool Earth's climate by reflecting 20% of the incoming solar energy, while also trapping part of the outgoing radiation. The effect of human activities on clouds is poorly understood, but the present-day anthropogenic cooling via changes of cloud albedo and lifetime could be of the same...
- Formosa gets EPA permits for new plants. WALDHEIM, JESSIE // ICIS Chemical Business;8/18/2014, Vol. 286 Issue 5, p19
The article reports on greenhouse gas (GHG) permits received by chemicals and plastics company Formosa from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for the construction of an ethane cracker, a propane dehydrogenation (PDH) unit and a low density polyethylene (LDPE) unit at its facility in...
- Foster Wheeler wins new build contract. Gordon, Michael // European Chemical News;6/7/2004, Vol. 80 Issue 2103, p28
Reports on the contract won by Foster Wheeler for the construction of a fertilizer complex for the explosives firm Enaex in Chile. Production capacity of the plant; Source of plant equipment; Schedule of plant construction.
- Enaex builds Chilean ammonia, AN units. // Chemical Week;12/13/1995, Vol. 157 Issue 23, p25
Reports on Enaex's plan to build an ammonia plant near Punta Arenas, Chile.
- Safety Health & Environment. // Chemical Business;Oct2013, Vol. 27 Issue 10, p20
This section offers news briefs on environment, health and safety in the chemical industry as of October 2013. The Indian Department of Chemicals and Petrochemicals proposed a rating system for safety and security of chemical plants. A U.S. government report revealed that the country is on the...