View Cart (0 items)

Global Processing e-News

Germany in midst of huge chemical boost

No Comments
Following the hard times that German chemical companies experienced in 2009 it appears that the country's chemical industry is approaching a real renaissance, as major industry players are ready to ramp up production.
Read More

Ukraine to focus on resources development in search for energy independence

No Comments
Ukraine will keep its position as a key energy sector partner of the European Union, particularly in regard to gas transportation and storage, according to the EU Commissioner for Enlargement and European Neighbourhood Policy.
Read More

Italian plastics firm to open plant in Tennessee

No Comments
Italian plastics company So.F.Ter Group has announced plans to open its first U.S. operation in Tennessee. The company said that it will invest $11.5 million in the facility in Wilson County, which will initially employ 50 people.
Read More

Third of global food production wasted or lost

No Comments
According to the United Nations 1.3 billion tons -- or a third of global food production -- is wasted or lost each year.
Read More

Study links BPA exposure to undescended testicles

No Comments
New research presented at the Endocrine Society's annual meeting in San Francisco has suggested that fetal exposure to bisphenol A (BPA) is linked to undescended testicles in newborn boys.
Read More

Mining companies to be forced to disclose payment details

No Comments
Canada is introducing mandatory payment disclosure rules for mining companies in a bid to increase transparency in transactions and business operations.
Read More

AstraZeneca to build new HQ, research center in Cambridge, UK

No Comments
AstraZeneca is investing about £330 million ($515.6 million) in its new building, which will host a global R&D center.
Read More

Canadian oil company to develop existing assets amid rising North Sea investments

No Comments
Canadian oil and gas company CNR International, Inc. is looking to take advantage of a recently introduced tax break and invest more than $470 million in one of the oldest North Sea oil fields.
Read More

EIA report revises global shale oil and gas reserves upwards

No Comments
Global reserves of shale-based resources push up the world's total potential oil reserves by 11 percent and natural gas reserves by 47 percent.
Read More

French parliamentary commission calls for change in fracking ban

No Comments
Hydraulic fracturing has once again become an issue of heated debate in France, as political parties, industries and the public have all shared different opinions about using the technique to drill for shale gas and oil.
Read More