TITLE

20 YEARS AGO

PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;3/19/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 58, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reflects on issues related to the international chemical industry, reported in the March 23, 1987 issue of the Journal "ECN." The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development has been urged to back a United Nations initiative to stop the depletion of the ozone layer by chemical substances. U.S. engineering firm Bechtel has completed the feasibility study on titanium dioxide production project at Yanbu in Saudi Arabia.
ACCESSION #
24525228

 

Related Articles

  • Environment Watch. Cozier, Muriel // ICIS Chemical Business;3/12/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 57, p33 

    The article offers news briefs on environmental protection. The United Nations (UN)-backed initiative, known as Project Skyhole Patching, that was launched in September 2006, to curb the illegal trade in ozone-depleting chemicals, has reported promising results, according to the UN. The UN,...

  • OECD REPORT DENIES EXISTENCE OF CARBON LEAKAGE, ADVISES AGAINST SECTOR SUBSIDIES. Scott, Alex // Chemical Week;9/28/2009, Vol. 171 Issue 24, p8 

    The article examines a report by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) on unilateral greenhouse gas (GHG) emission cuts that may result in carbon leakage and which may have undermined the chemical industry's lobbying position in the United Nation summit on climate...

  • OECD Targets Chemicals. Scott, Alex // Chemical Week;4/19/2000, Vol. 162 Issue 16, p47 

    Focuses on the attack of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development on the environmental problems caused by the chemical industry. Criticism on the chemical industry's use of resources; Priority issues with potential to become a serious problem; Other environmental issues...

  • management In Brief.  // Chemical Market Reporter;11/26/2001, Vol. 260 Issue 19, p21 

    Presents news briefs on management software as of November 26, 2001. Stock performance of European chemical; Projections of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development for 2002; Success behind business model innovation.

  • Comparing the U.S., OECD, and U.N. Model Tax Conventions. Brinker Jr., Thomas M.; Sherman, W.Richard // Journal of Financial Service Professionals;Mar2003, Vol. 57 Issue 2, p68 

    Compares the frequently referenced model tax conventions among the U.S., the Organization for Economic Cooperation and the United Nations model treaties. Identification of similarities; Performance of article-by-article analysis of the models; Usefulness of the analysis to financial service...

  • Brazil to Produce 35% of World's Food in a Decade. Pimentel, Carolina // Brazzil Mag;6/1/2010, p1 

    The article focuses on Brazil's farm output which is expected to increase by 40 percent in next 10 years. This report is presented by United Nations (UN) Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), Agriculture Perspectives in...

  • Producers Increase Global HFC Capacity. Lerner, Ivan // Chemical Market Reporter;11/10/2003, Vol. 264 Issue 16, p12 

    Reports on the plans by chemical producers to increase the production of hydrofluorocarbons (HFC) in response to the possible ban on hydrochlorofluorocarbons (HCFC) for its ozone-depleting property. Level of production and replacement for chlorofluorocarbons and HCFC through the production of...

  • Resorting to Destruction. Powell, Peter // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;3/8/2010, Vol. 239 Issue 10, p21 

    The article offers information on the review conducted by the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel (TEAP) of the United Nations on technologies for the destruction of ozone-depleting substances.

  • UN targets endosulfan for phase-out.  // Chemistry in Australia;Jul2011, Vol. 78 Issue 6, p8 

    The article reports on the decision made by the United Nations (UN) in Geneva in April 2011 to add endosulfan to the UN's list of persistent organic pollutants to be eliminated worldwide. It explains that this will result in the phase-out of endosulfan from the global market by 2012. It adds...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics