26 September 2008 Business
Two workers have been killed by an explosion and fire at Evonik Industries' chemical plant in Marl, Germany. The plant produces cyclododecatriene, an intermediate used to make nylon 12, flame retardants, flavours and fragrances. The cause of the accident, which occurred on 31 March, remains unknown at this time.
17 May 2013 Research
Barium carbonate crystals have been coaxed to form nano-flowers by controlling their chemical environment
31 January 2013 Business
Dicyandiamide poses no food risk but fertiliser companies have suspended sales