TITLE

Fert makers fight back at environmentalists

AUTHOR(S)
Seelig, Fred
PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;8/6/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 6, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers news briefs related to the chemical industry. The fertilizer industry of the U.S. will be starting a public relations campaign to counter what the industry consider as the intentional and harmful agenda by environmental groups against the industry. The company Hexion Specialty Chemicals will be closing its plant in Clayton, England. The constitutional court of Germany has rejected the reversal of a legislation regarding the dismissal of tax benefits for the biodiesel industry.
ACCESSION #
27020911

 

Related Articles

  • Hexion Issues $315M to HY Investors. Lewis, Jakema // High Yield Report;4/6/2015, p21 

    The article reports on the issuance of 315 million U.S. dollars of first priority senior secured bonds by specialty chemical provider Hexion, Inc. based in Columbus, Ohio for redemption of its sinking fund debt due in 2016.

  • Hexion lifts epoxy resins force majeure.  // Chemical Market Reporter;6/19/2006, Vol. 269 Issue 24, p16 

    The article reports on Hexion Specialty Chemical's lifting force majeure on supplies of bisphenol A liquid epoxy resin from Pernis, Netherlands on June 7, 2006. Stock are still low and material remains on allocation although the company's production has returned to full capacity.

  • Momentive, Kanoria to build phenolic specialty resins plant in India.  // Popular Plastics & Packaging;Dec2013, Vol. 58 Issue 12, p94 

    The article reports on a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed by Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. with Kanoria Chemicals & Industries Ltd. (KCIL) to form a joint venture that would construct a new phenolic specialty resins plant at Kanoria's existing production facility at...

  • Kemira to Spin Off Agro As Kemira GrowHow.  // Chemical Market Reporter;2/24/2003, Vol. 263 Issue 8, p6 

    Reports on the establishment of an autonomous, financially independent entity, the Kemira Growhow by the Finland-based chemical company, Kemira Co. Financial performance of the company; Fertilizer business of the company; Operations in making animal feeds and process chemicals; Implications for...

  • Fertilisers: What is the chemical industry's track record? Gupta, S.S.; Singh, Y.R. // Chemical Business;Aug97, Vol. 11 Issue 1, pXXXV 

    Discusses the track record of the fertilizer industry in India. Discussion of the growth of the industry; Details of the locations of fertilizer factories with locations and production capacities; Reasons why the consumption of fertilizers in India is likely to increase substantially;...

  • New fertilizer venture formed for Venezuela.  // Chemical Market Reporter;10/06/97, Vol. 252 Issue 14, p6 

    Reports on the agreement among chemical firms Petroquimica de Venezuela SA, Koch Nitrogen Co., Snamprogetti SpA and Empresas Polar CA to form a joint venture to build and operate an ammonia and urea fertilizer production facility in northeast Venezuela.

  • Effective PR for Chemical Marketers. Spiegel, Mort // Paint & Coatings Industry;Oct2000, Vol. 16 Issue 10, p118 

    Discusses the importance of public relations (PR) for chemical marketers. Enhancement of the effectiveness of the entire corporate marketing effort; Focus on the use of news releases and feature articles as PR tools for the chemical industry; Return on investment delivered compared to costs for...

  • Cultural barriers hold back CAPs. Ward, Mike // Chemical Week;7/6/1994, Vol. 155 Issue 1, p108 

    Reports on the prospect of using community advisory panels (CAP) to improve communication with local communities near the plant sites of European chemical companies. Difference from CAPs in North America; Approaches used by Ciba, Sandoz, BP Chemicals and Dow Europe. INSET: Ellesmere Port: `A...

  • America's shining example. Wiesmann, Gerrit // Chemical Week;7/6/1994, Vol. 155 Issue 1, p109 

    Looks at the differences in the implementation of Responsible Care initiatives by chemical companies in the United States (US) and Europe. Reliance on in-house knowledge; Familiarity of US firms with self-regulatory systems; Employee involvement; Community relations.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics