Australian company blames chemical industry for deaths of children

Posted September 05, 2018 09:25:39An Australian company has blamed the chemical industry’s failure to address the rise in respiratory illness caused by toxic chemicals, and its failure to take appropriate action, for the deaths of some of the children who […]

Why a Chinese-made lithium battery can compete with an Indian one

Chinese-built lithium batteries are poised to beat the global market for electricity storage, according to analysts.But unlike most of its competitors, the company’s lithium-ion battery is made with a single material.The batteries’ high-energy density makes them a boon for large-scale […]

Why is chemico valves industrial chemicals so dangerous?

The chemical industry has long struggled to keep tabs on the levels of toxic chemicals found in the environment, but new research suggests there may be a better way to track them.Chemical industries have long struggled with the fact that […]

Japanese chemicals supplier, BIO, plans to make up to $300 million in profits from sale of its chemical cleaning business

Japan’s top chemicals maker is planning to make a profit of up to 200 billion yen ($295 million) in the next three years after the company sold off its cleaning business to a Japanese company, The Asahi Shimbun reported Monday.BIO […]

What’s in the Chemicals Industry Council’s latest chemical fertilizer plan

The Chemical Industry Council is one of the largest chemical industry lobby groups in Washington.It was founded in 1998 to lobby on behalf of chemical companies, as well as other industries.It represents companies including DuPont, BASF, BASf, BASP, and DuPont’s […]

How to find chemicals in the environment

An article in the Ontario Journal of Medicine (OJM) reports that an investigation conducted by the University of Guelph (UG) has identified a new chemical that is potentially toxic to humans.A study by Dr. David Pimentel of the UG School […]

When ‘chemical industry data’ goes viral: An infographic

The Hill article It’s an easy headline: “Chemical Industry Data.”But what if it turns out to be anything more?The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) recently published an infographic detailing what the public and private sector is doing with […]