Why some of the chemicals used in industrial processes are dangerous

NEW YORK (AP) Some of the dangerous chemicals used to make industrial chemicals in America are made in Mexico, according to a new report.The Environmental Working Group said in a report Thursday that Mexico is responsible for more than half […]

Australian chemical firm says it will cease production of toxic chemical dye

Updated March 16, 2018 12:21:48A major chemical firm is facing legal action from the Australian Government after it said it would stop producing toxic chemical dyes.Key points:Chemical dye manufacturer Ophira has sued the Federal Government and Australian Chemicals Board (ACB) […]

The Latest on Marikko Chemical Industry’s Environmental Charges

Marikokos chemical industry is embroiled in a long-running investigation over allegations of environmental contamination.The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has called the industry’s operations a public health emergency, and the state’s Attorney General is investigating its pollution claims.The company has denied […]

Which chemical industry lobbyists are spending most of their time in Brussels?

As a result, European Union citizens are being inundated with information about the lobbyists’ political and financial activities, according to an annual EU report.The EU Parliament’s parliamentary watchdog has warned that the lobbying effort of some of the industry’s top […]

Gujarat chief minister orders ban on chemicals industry

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi today banned the manufacture of industrial degreasers and chemical products, saying that this was “the biggest industrial hazard” in the state.Modi, addressing the media in Gujarat, said that the Gujarat government was implementing strict action […]

How Japan’s Chemical Industry is Killing Its Workers

Japan’s chemical industry has long been one of the most lucrative and controversial industries in the world.And while its role in the economy has shrunk since the 1970s, its continued expansion has been fueled by cheap, highly-regulated imports of toxic […]