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An unsustainable hypocrisy

21 July 2015  Business

Social responsibility should extend through the whole supply chain, not just be a tool to put pressure on feedstock suppliers


Three dead in Chinese petrochemical plant fire

27 July 2015 Business

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Further four workers injured after leaking oil ignited at Qingyang Petrochemical plant in Gansu province

US regulator says DuPont’s safety programme ‘failed’

24 July 2015 Business

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The US Occupational Safety and Health Administration has again proposed to fine DuPont after uncovering ‘repeated’ and ...

Chemical firms seek better grasp of biomanufacturing

23 July 2015 Business

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The search is on for better alternatives to the ‘broken’ way companies harness compound-making organisms

US import ban imposed on Indian pharma firm  

Concerns over manufacturing processes at Emcure facility prompts Food and Drug Administrat...

US chemical maker Platform expands with Alent purchase  

Platform Specialty Products plans to enlarge its scope and reach by acquiring British chem...

Thermo Fisher to buy Alfa Aesar chemical supplies  

Research chemicals business no longer a strategic fit for owner Johnson Matthey

Celgene backs immunotherapy with Juno collaboration  

$1bn investment in 10-year CAR-T cell partnership for cancer treatments

Blast kills six at South Korean chemical plant  

One further worker injured as tank explodes during welding work


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