Trump's proposal to scrap Chemical Safety
ReutersTrump's proposal to scrap Chemical Safety Board draws criticismReutersPresident Donald Trump's proposal to do away with the federal agency that investigates chemical accidents drew sharp criticism from environmental, labor and safety advocates, who said that eliminating the watchdog would put American lives at risk.'Death and destruction' expected as Trump moves to gut Chemical Safety BoardHouston Chronicleall 8 news articles »
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 10:10 pm
Corrections officer accused of using
TCPalmCorrections officer accused of using chemical spray on inmate at Martin prisonTCPalmMARTIN COUNTY — A corrections officer at the state prison in Indiantown was arrested Wednesday after law enforcement officials said she sprayed an inmate in the face with chemicals in November, according to an arrest report. India Nicole Oatts was ...
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 6:30 pm
Cattle on carrier avoid chemical spill - The
The Kingston Whig-StandardCattle on carrier avoid chemical spillThe Kingston Whig-StandardAmidst the chaos of Tuesday's multi-vehicle collision that killed one person, injured more than 20 others and led to a chemical spill on Highway 401, a truck full of live cattle was thrown into the mix. A livestock carrier truck that was transporting ...and more »
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 5:57 pm
UPDATE: Hazmat responds to chemical reaction
WNDU-TVUPDATE: Hazmat responds to chemical reaction at South Bend ...WNDU-TVA chemical reaction at a South Bend factory Wednesday night sent firefighters and hazmat to the scene.Chemical reaction forces evacuation of South Bend plantWashington TimesExplosion and chemical reaction reported at Royal Adhesives ...South Bend TribuneCompany provides new details on chemical reaction at South Bend - ABC57 News - See the Difference MichianaABC 57 NewsWSBT-TVall 9 news articles »
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 2:56 pm
Montgomery County Middle Schoolers Compete
Patch.comMontgomery County Middle Schoolers Compete In Science Challenge At Dow ChemicalPatch.comMiddle school students from across Montgomery and Bucks counties participated in an academic bowl-style competition at Dow Chemical in Collegeville. The event served as a qualifier for the State Challenge at Penn State University on April 29. The event ...and more »
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 2:24 pm
Atoms roam in search of a chemical mate
The surprise discovery that some atoms roam around to form chemical bonds is set to turn the conventional world of chemistry on its head.
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 7:37 am
Red giant stars with held up 'chemical
Washington, Apr 11 (ANI): A team of astrophysicists has discovered a group of red giant stars for which the 'chemical clock' does not work. The Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam study found that according to their chemical signature, these stars should be old, but instead, they appear to be young when their ages are inferred using asteroseismology. Their existence cannot be explained by ...
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 10:45 pm
Stars with the chemical clock on hold
Astrophysicists have discovered a group of red giant stars for which the 'chemical clock' does not work: according to their chemical signature, these stars should be old. Instead, they appear to be young when their ages are inferred using asteroseismology. Their existence cannot be explained by standard chemical evolution models of the Milky Way, suggesting that the chemical enrichment history ...
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 6:19 am
30,000 evacuated in China chemical plant
Almost 30,000 people living near a Chinese chemical plant where a huge fire blazed for a total of nearly 50 hours were evacuated before the flames were finally extinguished on Thursday, media said The fire at the factory producing paraxylene -- a chemical commonly known as PX and used to make fabric -- began on Monday evening, with explosions rocking the building in Zhangzhou. The fire was first ...
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 12:46 am
Chemical That Poisoned Family Previously
A banned chemical was used in a Virgin Islands complex where a family fell ill two weeks ago, and had been used over the course of the past year.
Posted on 8 April 2015 | 2:16 pm
UN sets out framework for Syria chemical
Success of a new international inquiry aimed at assigning blame for chemical weapons attacks during Syria’s four-year-old civil war will require full cooperation of all warring parties, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said on Thursday. The remarks were ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:28 am
Twitter Chat Recap: Dow Chemical Co. Hosts
Today TriplePundit, Neil Hawkins, Jeff Wooster and Andrew Winston came together for a special Twitter Chat about the circular economy and the innovative Energy Bag project. During this hour-long Twitter Chat, we took an analytical look at the circular ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:59 am
UN moves forward with plans for Syria
United Nations (United States) (AFP) - UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon told the Security Council on Thursday that he is planning to set up a three-person team to investigate alleged chemical weapons attacks in Syria. The move came amid new reports of a ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:43 am
Australian State May Force Convicted
A new government task force in Australia is considering whether to force child sex offenders to undergo chemical castration as a judicial alternative to prison sentencing. Western Australia and Victoria courts have the authority to mandate libido-reduction ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:38 am
Ban strongly condemns use of chemical
27 August 2015 – Deeply disturbed by continuing reports of the use of chemical weapons, as well as the use of toxic chemicals as a weapon in Syria, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today strongly condemned any such use by any party to the ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:01 am
NY court: Group can sue over soap chemical
Environmental activists can try to prove a chemical found in some soaps is potentially dangerous and the Food and Drug Administration is failing to regulate it, a federal appeals court said Friday.
Posted on 15 March 2013 | 10:43 am
Chinese city apologizes for delay reporting
A Chinese city government has apologized for taking five days to report a chemical leak that has affected another city's drinking water supply.
Posted on 5 January 2013 | 10:36 pm
Dow to take up to $1.1 billion charge in 4Q
Dow Chemical Co. will record a charge of up to $1.1 billion in its fourth quarter tied to its restructuring plans.
Posted on 30 October 2012 | 10:18 am
Few good options to secure Syria chemical
The U.S. and regional allies are closely monitoring Syria's chemical weapons — caught in the midst of a raging civil war — but options for securing the toxic agents stuffed into shells, bombs and missiles are fraught with risk.
Posted on 13 October 2012 | 12:21 pm
Evacuation order lifted after Ind. chemical
Hundreds of northern Indiana residents returned home Saturday after spending the night at shelters, hotels or with relatives after a chemical fire at a vacant plant that's in the midst of a federally supervised cleanup ousted them from their homes.
Posted on 14 September 2012 | 10:27 pm
Resolved Question: Average salary of
I am studying Chemical Engineering next year and wondered what the average starting salary is? If you know what the starting salaries in South Africa are that would be even better.
Posted on 31 August 2013 | 7:50 pm
Resolved Question: Is Chemical Engineering
I'm A First year Undergraduate student for Chemical Engineering, Someone Said me that this field is useless and it has no scope in future. Can anyone tell me that is it correct, does Chemical Engineering has any scope in future? How can you compare Chemical Engineering with Electrical Engineering?
Posted on 6 August 2013 | 5:34 pm
Resolved Question: Information on Chemical
please give some advice . Is chemical engineering a good course ? Is it hard to study ? How's the salary and is it hard to find work in Malaysia
Posted on 29 July 2013 | 1:03 am
Resolved Question: Have a question about
Differentiate between Bulk chemicals, Fine chemicals, and Speciality chemicals?
Posted on 4 April 2013 | 4:37 am
Resolved Question: WHAT IS A CHEMICAL??????
some people say it's anything that takes up space and has mass...but isn't that matter? i don't get it then it could be anything...is my stapler a chemical? wth??
Posted on 12 October 2009 | 3:19 am