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3 hrs ago | Cape Gazette

Thomas E. Hanson Jr. receives DuPont MCN Torchbearer Award

The DuPont Minority Counsel Network awarded Morris James partner Thomas E. Hanson Jr. the 2014 Hinton J. Lucas Jr. Torchbearer Award at its annual conference held in Atlanta, Ga., June 25-27.


Related Topix: Rubber-Plastics, Manufacturing, Dupont E I Nemours

4 hrs ago |

Airgas Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts

Airgas has received a consensus rating of "Hold" from the eleven ratings firms that are presently covering the stock, reports .


Related Topix: Airgas Online

8 hrs ago |

3M Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts

Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating on the company.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, 3M, MMM, Stanley

Sat Jul 12, 2014


Bombardier Aerospace Recognizes Its Best Performing Suppliers

Bombardier Aerospace today recognized six supplier sites for their remarkable performance last year, supporting Bombardier's strategy of delivering an exceptional customer experience through superior performance.


Related Topix: World News, Canada, Cytec Industries, Greenville, TX, Germany,

Star Tribune

What analysts are saying: Stratasys stays hot

J.P. Morgan analyst Paul Coster reiterated his "buy" rating on Stratasys in a research note published July 2. Coster wrote "SSYS is our preferred pick in the 3-D printing space."


Related Topix: Stratasys, Computers, Computer-Aided Design, Manufacturing and Engineering, Software, Manufacturing, 3M, Banking, TCF Financial, Financial Services


Algae blooms act as bodyguards for bacteria in Great Lakes

That's according to University at Buffalo researchers who have found that green algae in the Great Lakes not only protect bacteria from destruction by the sun's ultraviolet rays, but feed the organisms as well.


Related Topix: Great Lakes Chemical Corporation, Buffalo, NY, SUNY Buffalo, Chemistry, Science, Environment

Malawian civil societies oppose Monsanto's push for GM cotton release

In a press release issued on July 4 by the organization Commons for EcoJustice, 19 separate civil society organizations and an organic vegetable farmers group have called on the government of Malawi to reject Monsanto's application to commercially plant genetically modified cotton.


Related Topix: Monsanto, Life, Food, Vegetables, Agriculture, Science

News Times

The announcement Friday of Praxair's new nitrogen facility in New Mexico is one of several projects announced by the Danbury-based Fortune 250 company in the past month that increases its production capabilities.


Related Topix: Praxair

Is Exxon Mobil (XOM) Stock Being Driven Down By Belgium Refinery Expansion?

The investment is a long-view bet on diesel production in Europe as Exxon Mobil executives see demand for gasoline decreasing while demand for diesel fuel increases.


Related Topix: Exxon Mobil, Energy, Oil & Gas, ExxonMobil Chemical, World News, Belgium, Financial Markets

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Insider Selling: International Flavors & Fragrances Insider Unloads 1,523 Shares of Stock

International Flavors & Fragrances Insider Richard O'leary sold 1,523 shares of International Flavors & Fragrances stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, July 10th.


Related Topix: International Flavors and Fragrances, Food

USA Today

Thanks LeBron: Cleveland stocks need good news

The triumphant return of LeBron James to the "Rock 'n' Roll Capital of the World" has Cavaliers fans celebrating.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Manufacturing, Retail, Sherwin Williams, KeyCorp, Banking, Financial Services, Industrial Machines, Parker Hannifin

The Japan Times

Agent Orange ingredients found at Okinawa military dumpsite

Dozens of rusting barrels unearthed on former U.S. military land in Okinawa City have been identified as containing chemical precursors to defoliant Agent Orange, a toxic compound used widely in the Vietnam War and blamed for poisoning that has resulted in birth defects and other health problems.


Related Topix: Rubber-Plastics, Manufacturing, Dow Chemical

Lincoln Daily News

Local student gains practical ag experience through internship

Zach Bennis from Emden, Illinois, is one of 39 college students from across the country that began a summer field sales internship with the Monsanto Company this May. This summer, he is working with Lewis Hybrids in Illinois along side an experienced employee to prepare for a future career in the agriculture industry.


Related Topix: Emden, IL, Monsanto, Divergence, Agriculture, Illinois State University


India's Sun Pharma recalls over 40,000 bottles of antidepressant

India's Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd is recalling 41,127 bottles of antidepressant venlafaxine hydrochloride in the United States after the drug failed to dissolve properly, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said.


Related Topix: Sun Chemical, Medicine, Effexor, Venlafaxine (generic), Food and Drug Administration, Biotech, Pharmaceuticals, Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories, Healthcare Industry

Hispanic Business

Netherlands,United States : Exxon Mobil announced to inject $1 billion into its Belgium operations

Crude costs as low as 30% of total refining cost, when compared to 60% in . The US increased its fuel exports to 35 million barrels a month, which is up from 3 million 10 years ago.


Related Topix: Exxon Mobil, Energy, Oil & Gas, ExxonMobil Chemical

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Alpek and BASF Sign Agreements Regarding Their EPS and PU Business Activities in the Americas

Alpek, S.A.B. de C.V. and BASF announced today that they have signed agreements concerning the EPS and PU business activities of their Polioles joint venture in Mexico, and BASF's EPS business in North and South America, excluding BASF's Neopor business.


Related Topix: BASF, Basf Ag, World News, Mexico, Marketing

WIVB-TV Buffalo

US Brig Niagara sails into Buffalo

If you missed out on seeing the tallship Peacemaker last month, you have another chance to visit another great vessel this weekend.


Related Topix: Erie, PA, Great Lakes Chemical Corporation

Dow Corning employees tour new Uptown offices, get aquainated with downtown Bay City

As a change management specialist for Williams Township-based Dow Corning Corp., it's her job to help fellow employees understand and work through anything new or transitional in the workplace.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Dow Corning, Bay City, MI

Forbes Forgot Comcasta s Roberts Family"America's Richest Family" list missing one very important one.

The good folks at Forbes have put together a list of the 185 American families with fortunes of $1 billion or more, topping out at $152 billion thanks to the Wal-Mart Waltons, who are $63 billion richer than second placers and a whopping $137 billion richer than our wealthiest family .


Related Topix: Cable & Satellite, Comcast, Rubber-Plastics, Manufacturing, Dupont E I Nemours

Business Journal

Ashland CEO sells millions in stock

Ashland Inc. CEO Jim O'Brien sold 160,933 shares of the company's stock on July 7, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission .


Related Topix: Ashland, Oil & Gas, Corporate / Securities Law, Law


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