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Bayer & IAF join on hiking apparel sector sustainability

February 24, 2015 (Europe)

Bayer MaterialScience and the International Apparel Federation (IAF) have collaborated on improving innovation and sustainability in the apparel and footwear industry.

BASF Pushes New Tagline

BASF Pushes New Slogan as Chemical Makers Seek Better Reputation Basf_logo_t02_t06

(Bloomberg) — BASF SE is spending more than ever on water cleansing,

Propylene Update

US Feb propylene remains unsettled, expected to increase
18 February 2015 22:43 Source:ICIS News

US Feb propylene remains unsettled, expected to increaseHOUSTON (ICIS)–Expectations of a small increase for February propylene contracts have given way to expectations of a larger increase,

Memory Foam Bike Seat

Selle Royal uses new memory foam technology in new saddles

Published February 18, 2015

by BRAIN Staff

The Freeway Fit Man's saddle model.The Freeway Fit Man's saddle model.

Recticel Divests JV Interest

Press release –

KTII divestment–

18 February 2015

Recticel announces today that it has sold its 50% participation in the joint venture company Kingspan Tarec Industrial Insulation (KTII) to its joint venture partner Kingspan Group plc ,

Huntsman Posts Loss

Huntsman Posts Loss as Results Miss Expectations

Costs hurt but revenue in pigments and additives nearly doubles following Rockwood Holdings acquisitions

Michael Calia


Tempur Sealy Gets a New Investor

Tempur Sealy's Largest Shareholder, H Partners, Demands Immediate Leadership and Board Changes to Drive Shareholder Value
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LyondellBasell Comments on WHO BDO Proposal




Dear Valued Customer, 


This is to inform you that the World Health Organization (WHO)has proposed to list BDO and GBL as Schedule 1 Psychoactive Substances under the 1971 United Nations Convention ratified by the United States. 

HSM Introduces New Bedding Foams


 HSM CoolActive Foams


By BedTimes / February 2015

HSM CoolActive foams for mattressesMattress industry supplier HSM,