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2014-12-15 04:20:29

NEW YORK, December 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ICIS Chemical Business magazine has announced the ICIS Top 40 Power Players, a ranking of the senior executives making the greatest

2011-06-24 13:06:00

Dow CEO Picked to Help Lead Effort to Foster Technology Development and Job Creation WASHINGTON, June 24, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Chemistry Council President and CEO Cal Dooley issued the following statement in response to the announcement of President Obama's Advanced Manufacturing Partnership: "America's chemistry industry welcomes President Obama's initiative to maintain our nation's leadership in bringing transformative technologies and products to the world.

2011-02-01 12:00:00

PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Prominent leaders in the fields of chemical engineering, science, industry and academia convened today for a high-level panel discussion to examine solutions to the pressing issues of energy, safe food and water and human health, at the U.S.

2011-01-14 08:38:02

The United Nations has designated 2011 the “International Year of Chemistry (IYC)” — a global celebration of chemistry and its contributions to the world around us.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.