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DuPont to pay $440,000 fine for air pollution violations

July 28, 2014
U.S. chemical giant DuPont has reached a settlement with the EPA over alleged violations of the Clean Air Act at the company's manufacturing facility in Tonawanda, New York.
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US Department of Transportation proposes new rule for crude shipments by rail

July 28, 2014
Tank cars used by oil and gas companies to transport crude oil and ethanol across the United States will have to comply with stringent new standards under new draft rules presented by the U.S. Department of Transportation last week.
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California packing company recalls fresh fruit over suspected listeria contamination

July 28, 2014
California-based Wawona Packing Co. has started a recall of several lots of fresh fruit distributed across the United States, citing concerns of possible listeria contamination as the reason for the move.
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Tesoro to invest $400 million in new xylene facility

July 28, 2014
San Antonio-based refiner Tesoro Corp. is planning to invest $400 million in petrochemical feedstock manufacturing in its U.S. West Coast refining system.
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Chinese chemical company to open Louisiana methanol plant

July 23, 2014
A subsidiary of China-based Shandong Yuhuang Chemical Co. Ltd. plans to build a methanol manufacturing facility in Louisiana. It’s estimated the development will create about 400 permanent jobs, Louisiana Economic Development says.
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Halliburton: US fracking market turning a corner

July 23, 2014
While news about hydraulic fracturing has overwhelmingly focused on its impact on the environment, the market for hydraulic fracturing actually has exhibited behaviors typically associated with the oil and gas industry, i.e., boom and bust.
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Mylan Buys Abbott's Non-U.S. Generic Drugs Portfolio

July 22, 2014
The deal will cost an estimated $5.3 billion and involve more than 100 products in several key areas.
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McDonald's, KFC involved in another China food safety scandal

July 22, 2014
Chinese authorities are investigating after a report exposed a supplier falsifying product expiration dates.
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Federal Regulators green-light east-coast offshore oil exploration

July 22, 2014
Companies to use air guns and sonic sensors to pinpoint deposits from Delaware to Florida
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New series of earthquakes shakes Oklahoma

July 21, 2014
A series of earthquakes in Oklahoma occurring within hours of one another has added evidence to earlier scientific claims that the unusual seismic activity registered in the state recently is caused by fracking-related operations.
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