Living in a green world

March 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;3/19/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 58, p21
Trade Publication
The article reports on the plan of the National Petrochemical & Refiners Association (NPRA) to get involved in the environmental discussions during the U.S. 110th Congress. NPRA will involve itself in environmental discussions during the 110th Congress to highlight the consequences of environmental actions on the industry according to executive vice president Charles Drevna. He discusses the threats posed by emission caps on the industry. He also comments on the Reach program on the registration of chemicals.


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