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News Energy Manufacturing General
November 25, 2019  

Convergent completes two Ontario Shell energy projects

Joint venture reduces energy consumption of typical demand by one-third.

News Chemicals Manufacturing Facilities Maintenance General
April 3, 2019  

All workers ‘accounted for’ after tower collapse in Sarnia: Imperial Oil

It was out of service at the time of the incident, being prepared for maintenance.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
June 20, 2017  

2G BioChem announces plans to build $20M biorefinery in Sarnia, Ont.

Production of Xylitol to begin in 2018.

News Chemicals General
July 26, 2016  

BIC gets $12M from FedDev for bio-based innovation in Sarnia

Accelerator will help SME’s bring biomass chemicals and energy projects to market faster.

News Chemicals Manufacturing General Operations Production Sustainability
March 3, 2015  

BioAmber starts commissioning of Sarnia acid plant

Start-up expected to take up to five months.

News Government Manufacturing General
October 28, 2014  

Worker dies of injuries after Veolia explosion

Four remain in hospital, dust collection system the cause of Sarnia blast.

News Automotive Business Operations Operations Technology
January 23, 2014  

BioAmber signs BDO deal for planned 100,000-ton plant

Contract with Vinamar guarantees 100% of the output will be sold for 15 years.

News General
November 25, 2013  

Study suggests First Nations exposed to pollutants in Sarnia area

More research needed to link ‘Chemical Valley’ to hormone-blocking pollutants.

News Chemicals Production
August 29, 2011  

New $80M chemical plant for Sarnia

BioAmber is building its first North American biosuccinic acid plant in Sarnia, Ont. as the location for its first North American biosuccinic acid plant.