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  1. Dow Chemical CEO Andrew Liveris under fire in national reportRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | MLive.com

    The Reuters report comes about a week before the Midland-based chemical giant's 118th annual stockholders meeting and a few days after company officials announced plans to cut about 3 percent of Dow's global workforce. "The article by Reuters is inaccurate and the story has no credibility, as evidenced by the fact that the reporters were unable to source even one person involved in these matters who was willing to go on the record.

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  2. U.S. Stocks Rise as Jobs Data Spur Optimism on Economy, RatesRead the original story

    May 8, 2015 | Bloomberg

    ... high after construction companies last month added the most workers since January 2014. DuPont Co. and Dow Chemical Co. added more than 1.8 percent. Biotechnology shares were top performers in health-care, as the Nasdaq Biotechnology Index climbed ...

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  3. Loeb Says Don't Worry About Rates as Stocks Gain on ProfitsRead the original story

    May 8, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... earlier on gains in structured credit and Argentina debt. Stocks also helped results, including investments in Dow Chemical Co. and Actavis Plc. Loeb took a question on the call from Kai Pan, an analyst at Morgan Stanley, who asked about declines in ...

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  4. Syngenta Rejects $45 Billion Takeover Offer From MonsantoRead the original story

    May 8, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... biggest acquisition in the chemical industry and make Monsanto a formidable competitor to Bayer AG, BASF SE and Dow Chemical Co. Syngenta is the world's largest maker of crop chemicals whereas St. Louis- based Monsanto is the largest maker of seeds ...

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  5. Dow Acquires ExxonMobil's Share Of JV Univation TechnologiesRead the original story

    May 7, 2015 | Agri Marketing

    DOW ACQUIRES EXXONMOBIL'S SHARE OF JV UNIVATION TECHNOLOGIES May 8, 2015 Source: Dow news release The Dow Chemical Company announced today that it has closed on the acquisition of ExxonMobil Chemical Company's ownership share of Univation Technologies, LLC, previously a 50/50 joint venture with Dow. In October 2014, Dow and ExxonMobil announced jointly the signing of a definitive agreement to restructure the ownership of Univation Technologies, LLC. This transaction was a collaborative decision between Dow and ExxonMobil and aligns to Dow's strategic focus on investing in businesses with strong competitive positions in attractive markets.

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  6. SALT 2015: Top Investment Ideas From Bass, Burbank, Chanos & CoopermanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Benzinga

    ... and move to shorter durations." Some of Cooperman's best ideas for 2015 are ACT, AER, Citigroup (NYSE: C ), Dow Chemical (NYSE: DOW ), Google (NASDAQ: GOOGL ) and Priceline (NASDAQ: PCLN ). Fanatic short Jim Chanos of Kynikos Associates recommended ...

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  7. Water Conservation Projects that 'Value Nature' Are Good for BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Environmental Leader

    Water conservation projects that "value nature" can help improve business decision-making and risk management - while saving companies money - according to a new study published in the journal Ecosystem Services. The research was conducted as part of the Dow Chemical Company and The Nature Conservancy's multi-year collaboration to help Dow and the broader business community recognize, value and incorporate nature into global business goals, decisions and strategies.

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  8. Dow's top auditor challenged CEO on spending for years, documents show: ReportRead the original story

    May 7, 2015 | Canadian HR Reporter

    Just before he left the company almost two years ago, the former chief auditor at Dow Chemical sent a two-page memo to his boss. It was labelled "DOW CONFIDENTIAL."

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  9. Dow Chemical defends CEORead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    Dow Chemical issued a strong defense of CEO Andrew Liveris after investigating allegations the exec misspent company funds.

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  10. Dow Chemical defends CEO's expenses, says any issues resolved long agoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    Dow Chemical is defending its CEO against allegations that he misspent company funds, saying his expenses had been investigated and any issues resolved several years ago. The allegations were initially raised in whistleblowing lawsuits brought by a former employee who said Dow had retaliated against her for raising questions about spending by CEO Andrew Liveris; she settled with Dow in February on terms that have not been disclosed.

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  11. Dow Chemical Defends CEO Over SpendingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    Dow Chemical Co. defended its chief executive against allegations that he misspent company funds, saying Wednesday that his expenses had been investigated and any issues resolved several years ago.

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  12. Dow Chemical's Australian CEO Andrew Liveris challenged on spending for years, documents showRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Dow Chemical CEO Andrew Liveris ... In more than 2,000 pages of documents reviewed by Reuters, new details and allegations call into question how Liveris, close to presidents past and present, has been running the $US58 billion company. Just before he left the company almost two years ago, the former chief auditor at Dow Chemical Co sent a two-page memo to his boss.

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  13. Cool Roofs in the Urban DesertRead the original story

    May 6, 2015 | Sonoran News

    ... and tiles. There are even "cool" dark-colored products. Hear from George Daisey, research scientist for The Dow Chemical Company, as he begins with a "Cool Roofs 101" overview. He will discuss low-slope roofs and the various types of flat roofs and ...

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  14. Lasry, Edens stay active in business after Bucks' playoffs exitRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... Lasry's New York City investment firm Avenue Capital Group agreed to buy the Agrofresh food-packaging unit of Dow Chemical Co. for $860 million. Boulevard Acquisition Corp., which is backed by affiliates of Avenue Capital, was established to acquire ...

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  15. Dow Chemical's Australia CEO Andrew Liveris challenged on spending for years, documents showRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Dow Chemical CEO Andrew Liveris ... In more than 2,000 pages of documents reviewed by Reuters, new details and allegations call into question how Liveris, close to presidents past and present, has been running the $US58 billion company. Just before he left the company almost two years ago, the former chief auditor at Dow Chemical Co sent a two-page memo to his boss.

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  16. Dow Advances Market Driven Actions with Acquisition of Univation Technologies, LLCRead the original story

    May 6, 2015 | Freshnews

    The Dow Chemical Company announced today that it has closed on the acquisition of ExxonMobil Chemical Company's ownership share of Univation Technologies, LLC, previously a 50/50 joint venture with Dow. In October 2014, Dow and ExxonMobil announced jointly the signing of a definitive agreement to restructure the ownership of Univation Technologies, LLC. This transaction was a collaborative decision between Dow and ExxonMobil and aligns to Dow's strategic focus on investing in businesses with strong competitive positions in attractive markets.

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  17. The World's Largest Chemical Complex - By The (Big) NumbersRead the original story

    May 6, 2015 | Manufacturing.net

    ... be churning out its first products. Based in Saudi Arabia, Sadara Chemical Company is a joint venture between Dow Chemical Company and Saudi Aramco. The mega facility promises to be a game-changer for the chemicals industry by producing several ...

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  18. Special Report-Dow's top auditor challenged Ceo on spending for years, documents showRead the original story

    May 6, 2015 | Reuters

    Just before he left the company almost two years ago, the former chief auditor at Dow Chemical Co sent a two-page memo to his boss. It was labeled "DOW CONFIDENTIAL."

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  19. What are some of the major companies in the chemicals sector?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Investopedia

    As of 2014, BASF, a German company, was the largest in the chemicals sector based on annual sales. Next was the Chinese company Sinopec, followed by U.S.-based Dow Chemical.

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  20. Pioneer Natural Resources and EOG Resources Inc Draw Attention at Sohn Investment ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | Learn Bonds

    ... stock market quashing concerns of market bubble. Cooperman is long on search giant Google Inc (NASDAQ: GOOGL) , Dow Chemical Co (NYSE: DOW ), Priceline, and Actavis plc (NYSE: ACT ). AbbVie Inc (NYSE:ABBV) remains an attractive pick for Larry ...

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