Chemicals used to replace banned chlorofluorocarbons are breaking down in the atmosphere into new contaminants.
Alleged DuPont deliberately lowballed the cost of environmental liabilities.
Global demand has outpaced the supply of reagents, Canadian health authorities and labs are seeking alternative supply chains.
Company was accused last year of releasing chemicals from its factory in Decatur into the Tennessee River without disclosing its actions.
Makes hydrogen peroxide used mainly as a bleaching agent for pulp and paper, or as a treatment chemical in the oil and gas and mining sectors.
TPC would form an investigation team to determine what led to the explosions.
Problem mirrors that of the oceans: small organisms mistake microplastics for plankton, and work their way up the food chain.
Alleges Monsanto and new owner Bayer acted with reckless disregard for the safety of Canadians by selling Roundup.
Needs to be more restrictive about “chemicals of high concern.”
Combining aims to strengthen their voice about urgent plastics issues with important stakeholders.
Failed to comply with a protection compliance order, and to implement and test emergency plans on time.
Deal between the company and government agencies calls for improvements to fish and wildlife habitats.
University of Waterloo researcher mimics photosynthesis to convert solar energy into fuel.
Company says affected production unit shut down, the rest of the complex continues to run safely.
OCS Blue is an international product stewardship program aimed at the prevention of plastic pellet, flake and powder leakage to the environment.