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January 25, 2021  

Health Canada approves Spartan Bioscience’s previously recalled rapid COVID 19 test

(CP) TORONTO – The federal government has approved an

News Chemicals General
January 20, 2021  

Washington state nixes methanol plant meant to supply China

(AP) OLYMPIA, Wash. – Officials in Washington state denied

News Chemicals Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Production Sustainability
January 2, 2021  

Experts probe Elmira chemical manufacturing site for groundwater contamination

ELMIRA _ More than 30 years after the cancer-causing

Feature Chemicals Manufacturing General Technology
December 15, 2020  

Closing the loop: Pyrowave turns plastic into a reusable resin

Technology microwaves feedstock to create virgin-like styrene resin.

News Chemicals Operations Production
December 15, 2020  

West Virginia chemical plant blast kills 1, injures 3

Optima Chemicals employee lost in tragedy last week

News Chemicals Government Manufacturing General
November 9, 2020  

Pfizer says early data signals COVID-19 vaccine is effective

The shots made with German partner BioNTech are among 10 possible vaccine candidates in late-stage testing.

News Chemicals Manufacturing General Production
November 3, 2020  

Nutrien takes $587M loss on phosphate fertilizer operation

Global phosphate prices have trended higher from strong demand in India and Brazil, trade flow changes.

Feature Chemicals General Technology
October 20, 2020  

Controllable membrane to pull CO2 out of exhaust streams

Electrically switchable system continuously separates gases without moving parts or wasted space.

News Chemicals Government Manufacturing General
October 20, 2020  

‘Toxic’ label will spur wake-up to impact of plastics on health: experts

… but challenges remain in definitively linking plastic or plastic particles to disease, cancer or other human health problems.

News Chemicals Manufacturing General
October 13, 2020  

Unilateral ban on single use plastics ignores spirit of USMCA: experts

US trade lawyer says agreement reflects need to consult with partners before before imposing new restrictions.

News Chemicals Manufacturing General
October 8, 2020  

Plastics industry says its products are not ‘toxic’, urges feds to rethink

Single-use plastic items will be banned because they are both harmful to the environment and difficult to recycle.

News Chemicals Manufacturing General Sustainability
October 7, 2020  

Straws, stir sticks, bags first targets of nationwide plastics ban

OTTAWA — Environment Minister Jonathan Wilkinson says six single-use

News Chemicals Oil & Gas General
September 24, 2020  

Initiative aims to bring more women into chemical, oil and gas sector

Quebec’s chemical, petrochemical, refining and gas industry adopts tools to favour recruiting and integration.

News Chemicals Manufacturing General
September 18, 2020  

Court supports Dow in Nova lawsuit jointly owned Joffre ethane cracker

Orders a recalculation of its award of $1.4 billion in damages, should only be compensated for direct damages.

News Chemicals Manufacturing General
July 22, 2020  

Company, CEO tried to export chemicals to China: Prosecutors

Scheme involved shipping chemicals used in microchip manufacturing from Rhode Island.