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DuPont, BASF drop herbicide patent suits

January 14, 2010
Reuters reports that chemical makers DuPont and BASF Plant Science have reached an agreement on a patent infringement dispute over technology used in herbicides. They agreed to cross-license patents and
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Court dismisses Dow Chemical shareholder''s suit

January 12, 2010
Reuters reports that a Delaware court has dismissed a complaint by Dow Chemical shareholders that claimed the company''s board acted irresponsibly when it approved the buyout of rival Rohm And
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Monsanto reports loss as sales slide

January 6, 2010
Monsanto has reported a quarterly loss citing a steep slide in herbicide revenue and a smaller drop in key corn and soybean seed sales, reports Reuters. Monsanto reported a net
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Syngenta, Dow AgroSciences sign cotton technology licensing agreements

January 5, 2010
According to a press release statement, Syngenta has granted Dow AgroSciences licenses to a number of VipCot™ cotton varieties, as well as access to its COT102 cotton transgenic event. Under
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Scientist develops chemical sensor for the iPhone

November 12, 2009
Jing Li, a physical scientist at NASA''s Ames Research Center, along with other researchers developed a proof of concept of new technology that would bring compact, low-cost, low-power, high-speed nanosensor-based
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DuPont sees economic recovery in near future

November 4, 2009
According to Reuters, DuPont said a U.S. economic recovery was beginning to take hold and forecast their 2010 profit growth in line with Wall Street estimates. The outlook comes as
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Chemical companies grow by reducing chemical use and costs

October 21, 2009
Proving that less really can be more, Chemical Management Services (CMS) providers saw over 30% revenue growth per year from 2006-2008 by helping their customers significantly reduce their chemical
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Ex-DuPont chemist accused of taking confidential documents

October 5, 2009
The Associated Press reports that federal authorities have charged a former DuPont Co. chemist with downloading confidential company documents after he left the company. Authorities said that 43-year-old Hong
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New Web site offers toxic chemicals tally on products

September 21, 2009
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EPA removes chemical drums from New Jersey warehouse

September 15, 2009
Normal 0 0 1 109 626 5 1 768 11.1282 0 0 0 According to the Associated Press, federal environmental officials have completed removal of more than 1,500 drums
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