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Dow Chemical to close plants, cut 2,400 jobs

There are 2 comments on the Detroit News story from Oct 23, 2012, titled Dow Chemical to close plants, cut 2,400 jobs. In it, Detroit News reports that:

Dow Chemical Co., the largest U.S. chemical maker by sales, will cut about 2,400 jobs and shut 20 manufacturing plants to reduce annual costs by $500 million in the face of slow global economic growth.

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rudycaparros

Santa Rosa, CA

#2 Nov 8, 2012
HazMat Experts and Firefighters petition Dow Chemical and Union Pacific for safe rail tank cars transporting gas chlorine. Secondary containment is a necessary improvement that must be implemented. See--PETITION C KIT for First Responders Comments.
tgotech

Santa Rosa, CA

#3 Jan 11, 2013
TOXIC TRAIN SAFETY - A First Responders Petition caused The Chlorine Institute to conduct a five-month study comparing the safety of secondary containment to the chlorine “C”-Kit for chlorine tank cars. The study proved secondary containment to be, by far, the safest technology for containing and preventing releases of chlorine gas. To see secondary containment - search “CHLORTANKER.”

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