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BASF to build polymerization plant in Shanghai

July 31, 2013
Chemical company BASF has announced plans to build a new polymerization plant with a capacity of 100,000 metric tons per year in Shanghai, China.
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FDA sends warning letter to Indian drug maker

July 29, 2013
Mumbai-based pharmaceutical firm Wockhardt Ltd has announced that it has received a warning letter from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regarding the import alert on production originating from the company's Waluj facility in India.
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Sewage Works Exhibition 2013 features 'Showcase of World-Class Technology' in Tokyo

July 25, 2013
Japan’s Sewage Works Association brings Sewage Works Exhibition 2013 to Tokyo Big Sight convention center from July 30 to Aug. 2 under the theme “Showcase of World-Class Technology.”
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China puts uranium processing plant on hold after protests

July 18, 2013
The $6 billion complex was proposed by the state-run China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) and China Guangdong Nuclear Power Corporation (CGNPC) to be built close to the southern city of Jiangmen.
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Singapore signs water R&D agreement with EPA

July 9, 2013
Singapore's national water agency PUB and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will be working together on a series of water management issues.
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Public officials charged over deadly fire at Chinese poultry plant

July 8, 2013
The Chinese government has charged 11 public officials with dereliction of duty after more than 120 people were killed June 3 in a deadly fire at a poultry plant in Jilin Province.
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BASF ups agricultural investments, announces initiatives for Asia Pacific

July 1, 2013
BASF’s Crop Protection Div. says it will address challenges in food availability and quality of life in the Asia Pacific by introducing new technologies, broadening farmer education and co-creation initiatives and increasing investments in production capacity and R&D.
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Chinese pharma industry eyes international opportunities

July 1, 2013
Big Chinese pharmaceutical companies are no longer happy playing only in their local markets. Several of them are hoping to establish a notable presence on the U.S. market, mostly through partnerships with international industry giants.
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More than 100 killed in Chinese poultry plant fire

June 3, 2013
Officials said an ammonia leak may have contributed to the fire at the Baoyuan plant in Jilin province.
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FDA takes action against Indian pharmaceutical companies

June 3, 2013
Pharmaceutical company Hospira Inc. has been warned by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) over lapses in the manufacturing of drugs, which were detected during an inspection of its facility in Irungattukottai, India, in October 2012.
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