Chynoweth, Emma
March 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;3/19/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 58, p15
Trade Publication
The article reports on the rejection of a U.S. amendment that would have required railroads to route chemicals and other hazardous materials cargoes around population centers. The defeated amendment by Delaware Senator Joseph Biden sought to bar chemical rail cars from entering city boundaries. The reasons behind the opposition to the amendment are mentioned. The chemical industry favors the ruling of the Senate.


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