Includes about $1.4 billion in local property tax exemptions for the Formosa Petrochemicals.
Project is expected to provide 1,200 permanent jobs with average salaries of $84,500.
Discharge contained hexavalent chromium, a toxic heavy metal that might be carcinogenic if ingested.
Investment will go toward upgrading and modernizing equipment to improve production.
Chemicals released into the air were found in about 40% of the food samples collected within about 4 kilometres of the European factory.
Company says it was acting legally at the time, will pay the fine in15 days, no admission of liability.
Wide-reaching implications if the state succeeds, in part because 3M and other companies legally dumped the chemicals for years.
US, South Korea and Taiwan targeted for selling styrene monomer 5% to 10.7% below the proper price level.
Want changes to CEPA that put the onus on companies to show their products are safe before they’re put on the market.
Expects earnings of between US$3.2 billion and US$3.7 billion this year before some deductions.
Described as a fierce competitor, aggressive in fighting Canadian patents and disqualifying them.
Complex will convert propane into polypropylene for use in automobile parts, containers and Canadian bank notes.
Birds feeding on invertebrates and small fish have higher mercury levels than those eating large fish.
Lawsuit says facility in Crosby violated Texas environmental laws by releasing toxic chemicals during flooding and fires.
Nine factories across the island test system to alert public of toxic products such as ammonia or acid.