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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 Oil & Gas General
February 4, 2020  

Dow to expand Alberta ethylene plant: more than US$200M

The Michigan-based company will add a process furnace to increase annual capacity by about 130,000 tonnes.

News Chemicals General
November 11, 2019  

Dow agrees to US$77M environmental settlement in Michigan

Deal between the company and government agencies calls for improvements to fish and wildlife habitats.

News Chemicals Manufacturing General
June 21, 2018  

Judge awards Dow Chemical $1.06B in damages against Nova Chemicals

Nova found to have breached the joint venture agreements both as operator and as co-owner.

News Chemicals Manufacturing General
June 1, 2017  

As industry consolidates, PPG retreats from AkzoNobel bid

Amsterdam specialty chemicals company does not want to be part of a PPG deal.

News Manufacturing General
April 20, 2017  

Dow Chemical tries to kill federal pesticide risk studies

Three pesticides under review pose a risk to nearly every endangered species studied.

News Chemicals Manufacturing Economy General
January 21, 2016  

Dow Chemical adds paid weeks to parental leave

Mothers will receive a minimum of 12 weeks, non-birthing parents two weeks.

News Chemicals Manufacturing General
December 10, 2015  

DuPont and Dow reported to be in merger talks

They would create the world’s second-largest chemical company, behind BASF SE

News Chemicals Forestry Manufacturing General Sustainability
June 9, 2014  

Unlikely allies tackle industrial pollution with reforestation plan

Dow and Nature Conservancy want to use trees to help clean the air in Texas.