TITLE

CHEMICAL INDUSTRY HAPPY WITH BILL DEFEAT

AUTHOR(S)
Chynoweth, Emma
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;3/19/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 58, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
24525180

 

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