TITLE

Environment Watch

PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;3/26/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 59, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers news briefs related to the environmental aspects of the chemical industry. A socio-eco-efficiency balance system has been established by BASF to monitor the social implications of its products and manufacturing processes. The latest sustainability report published by Wacker indicates that the company has reduced energy consumption, waste and emissions. The U.S. Consumer Specialty Products Association has criticized Deidre Imus, author of the book "Green This."
ACCESSION #
24684096

 

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