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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. launch event for the International Year of Chemistry. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/american-chemistry-council/48369/ The United...

2011-01-14 08:38:02

What: 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. This worldwide initiative is being celebrated under the auspices of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC), and features activities conducted by countries, such as the United States, that adhere to these...

2010-12-13 07:38:00

NEW YORK and LONDON, December 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- ICIS Chemical Business magazine has unveiled the ICIS Top 40 Power Players for 2010 - the most influential people in the global chemical markets. "It's not the reveling in success that makes a true leader - rather it is how they deal with adversity. One could not have asked for a better time to test their mettle than the financial and economic crisis of 2008-2009," said Joseph Chang, Global Editor of ICIS Chemical Business (...

2010-10-04 06:00:00

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Safety Council today presented The Dow Chemical Company with its 2010 Robert W. Campbell Award at the opening session of the NSC 2010 Congress & Expo, the world's largest annual safety and health conference. The Campbell Award recognizes organizations that demonstrate how integration of environmental, health and safety (EH&S) management within business operations is a cornerstone of their corporate success. "The Campbell...

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