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2013-10-03 23:24:13

More than one thousand middle school girls, parents, educators to attend Sally Ride Science Festival at Rice University in effort to ignite interest in STEM studies, careers. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) October 03, 2013 Middle school girls from across the Houston area will be attending the Sally Ride Science Festival presented by ExxonMobil at Rice University on Saturday, Oct. 12. The event was founded by the late Sally Ride, the first American woman in space, and carries on her work to fuel...

2012-04-30 06:21:48

WASHINGTON, April 30, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At the 21st Annual Responsible Care Conference and Expo this morning, the American Chemistry Council (ACC) honored 19 of its member companies for implementing energy-efficiency improvements in 2011. ACC presented a total of 67 awards to these companies, 16 of which were deemed programs of "Exceptional Merit." The Responsible Care Energy Efficiency Awards program is among ACC's many ongoing initiatives to improve energy...

2011-11-11 10:12:00

Mega Corporation Fights Environmental Health Protections HOUSTON, Nov. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, public health groups blasted ExxonMobil Chemical Company for blocking new restrictions on toxic chemicals that damage children's health and pollute local communities. Outside its corporate headquarters, protesters unveiled a giant twenty-foot rubber ducky, a favorite bath toy often made with PVC plastic, containing toxic chemicals known as phthalates (pronounced...

2011-04-18 09:45:00

WASHINGTON, April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At the Responsible Care Conference and Expo last evening, the American Chemistry Council (ACC) honored 16 of its member companies for implementing energy-efficiency improvements in 2010. Together, these improvements saved enough BTUs to power all the homes in a city the size of Akron, Ohio, for one year. ACC presented a total of 41 awards to these companies, five of which were deemed programs of "Exceptional Merit." The Responsible...

2008-11-13 15:00:22

ExxonMobil Chemical's Vistamaxx(TM) specialty elastomers and resins targeted at flexible and rigid food packaging applications have received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) under the Food Contact Notification process. These grades, used in compounding and films, are also compliant with the compositional requirements of the EU-Directive 2002/72/EC for use in contact with food. Based on ExxonMobil Chemical's proprietary Exxpol(TM) metallocene technology, Vistamaxx...

2008-10-20 09:00:23

ExxonMobil Chemical will demonstrate its leadership in films technology for flexible packaging and highlight solutions that deliver economic, performance and sustainability benefits at booth E7610 at Pack Expo 2008 in Chicago, IL from November 9-13, 2008. ExxonMobil Chemical will showcase its Metallyte(TM), Bicor(TM) and Oppalyte(TM) oriented polypropylene (OPP) films for packaging applications and Label-Lyte(TM) OPP films for the labeling markets. On display will be new Metallyte...

2008-10-13 09:00:37

ExxonMobil Chemical announced today that it has received a leading industry innovation award for its battery separator film technology. The technology, pioneered by a team of ExxonMobil scientists led by Dr. Pat Brant, won the 2008 ICIS Chemical Business award for Best Product Innovation because it can significantly improve the power, capacity, stability and safety margins of lithium-ion batteries. These enhanced performance characteristics can enable the use of these smaller and more...

2008-10-13 06:00:35

SUTTON, England, October 13 /PRNewswire/ -- ICIS, the leading global publisher of chemicals information, today announces the winners in the ICIS Innovation Awards 2008, sponsored by Dow Corning. The winner in each of the four categories is: ExxonMobil Chemical Company (US) and affiliate TonenGeneral (Japan), for best product innovation Virent Energy Systems (US) for best innovation by an SME DSM Nutritional Products (Switzerland), for best business innovation Dow Chemical...

2008-10-03 06:00:20

The ExxonMobil Chemical Company has completed a 130,000 tons-per-year capacity expansion at its Exxsol hydrocarbon fluids plant on the Jurong Island of Singapore, increasing capacity at this site to more than 500,000 tons per year. The expanded capacity is designed to meet demand for differentiated hydrocarbon fluid products in Asia-Pacific, which is reported to be growing at a rate of 6% per year. The capacity expansion is expected to provide customers access to higher volumes of...

2008-10-02 12:05:27

ExxonMobil Chemical has completed a 130,000 tons per year capacity expansion at its Exxsol hydrocarbon fluids plant in Jurong Island, Singapore, increasing capacity at this site to more than 500,000 tons per year. The new capacity is designed to meet demand for differentiated hydrocarbon fluid products in Asia Pacific, which is growing at an estimated rate of six percent per year. The capacity expansion will provide customers with access to higher volumes of ExxonMobil Chemical's Exxsol...