Gibson, Jane
March 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;3/12/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 57, p6
Trade Publication
The article presents news briefs on the chemical industry. ExxonMobil is increasing its chemicals capacity in Asia and the Middle East by 60% in the next few years. Dow Chemical and Union Pacific Railroad have announced a memorandum to improve the safety of U.S. chemical railcar transportation. The U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board (CSB) has blamed Formosa Plastics and Borden Chemical for an accident that occurred in 2004 at a polyvinyl chloride plant in Illinois.


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