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2014-04-17 08:23:54

WASHINGTON, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Lawrence D. Sloan, President and CEO of the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA), issued the following statement regarding the one-year anniversary of the tragic events at the West Fertilizer Plant in West, Texas: "On the one-year anniversary of the explosion and tragic loss of life in West, Texas, SOCMA remains strongly committed to helping ensure government and industry stakeholders take appropriate steps to...

2013-11-21 23:30:03

SOCMA Recognizes Polysciences, Inc. for Commitment to Improving Environmental, Health, Safety & Security Initiative Warrington, PA (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 Polysciences, Inc. is pleased to announce it has been recognized for exemplary efforts in improving its environmental, health, safety and security by the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates’ (SOCMA). Polysciences participates in SOCMA’s ChemStewards® program, which encourages companies to operate their...

2009-12-08 11:38:00

RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif., Dec. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AMPAC Fine Chemicals LLC (AFC), a subsidiary of American Pacific Corporation (Nasdaq: APFC), announced today that it has been recognized by the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA) as the 2009 Silver Award Winner of the annual Performance Improvement Awards for environmental, health, safety and security (EHS&S) practices. The awards are sponsored by ChemStewards®, SOCMA's EHS&S initiative....

2009-01-07 12:00:00

ALBANY, Ore., Jan. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Synthetech, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: NZYM) has earned two 2008 Silver Performance Improvement Awards for their outstanding accomplishments in the areas of Environmental, Health, Safety, & Security (EHS&S) Planning and Operations, and Stakeholder Communications. The Silver Awards are presented by the Synthetic Organic Chemical Manufacturers Association (SOCMA) and sponsored by ChemStewards, SOCMA's EHS&S improvement initiative....

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.