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Dow Q2 Results

MIDLAND, Mich., July 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Dow (NYSE: DOW):

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FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS

  • GAAP earnings per share (EPS) was $2.51;

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Akrochem Acquires Bech Chem

Akrochem Acquires Bech Chem, Expands Into the Paint and Coatings Industry

Acquisition positions Akrochem for future growth while providing enhanced support levels for Bech Chem customers Press Release –

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Purple Expands in GA

Georgia Governor Kemp Announces Purple Innovation — Creator of the Purple® Mattress — To More Than Double Company Workforce In Mcdonough, Ga., Read more

More On the Olin Fire

Residents of Georgia town stay inside as chemical fire burns

July 15, 2021Updated: July 15, 2021 2:01 p.m. Comments

ROBERTA,

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Casper and Bed Bath and Beyond

Casper and Bed Bath & Beyond Announce National Partnership Bringing Together the Experts in Sleep

Bed Bath & Beyond’s Redesigned and Soon-to-Reopen Flagship Store in NYC to Include a One-of-a-Kind Branded Shop by Casper

July 15,

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Olin Epoxy Fire

Shelter-in-place issued in Roberta due to chemical plant fire

The EMA director says a fire at the Olin Epoxy plant is releasing dangerous chemicals into the air

Author: 13WMAZ Staff Published: 12:27 PM EDT July 15,

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Inflation

“I’m Not Seeing This As Transitory”: Paint Supplier PPG Raises Prices For Second Time This Year Due To “Obvious” Inflation

by Tyler DurdenMonday,

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BASF Raises Q2 Expectations

BASF Group releases preliminary figures for the second quarter of 2021 and increases forecast for full year 2021

Q2 2021:

  • Sales expected to be €19,753 million
    (Q2 2020: €12,680 million)
  • EBIT before special items expected to be €2,355 million
    (Q2 2020: €226 million)
  • EBIT expected to be €2,316 million
    (Q2 2020: €59 million)

Outlook 2021:

  • Sales expected between €74 billion and €77 billion
    (previous outlook 2021: €68 billion to €71 billion)
  • EBIT before special items expected between €7.0 billion and €7.5 billion
    (previous outlook 2021: €5.0 billion to €5.8 billion)

Ludwigshafen – July 9,

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