TITLE

Technology & environment

PUB. DATE
August 1998
SOURCE
Chemical Week;8/5/1998, Vol. 160 Issue 29, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents news briefs on chemical industry. Details on the chemical plant to be built in Japan by Seishin Kigyo, an equipment maker; Information on the nuisance lawsuit filed against seven Houston Ship Channel area companies by two Galena Park, Texas residents; Recommendation of World Health Organization concerning the intake limit of dioxin.
ACCESSION #
946340

 

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