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ACC Comments on Snurs on Isocyanates

ACC calls for US EPA to withdraw two proposed Snurs

The American Chemistry Council (ACC) has called on the US EPA to withdraw two proposed significant new use rules (Snurs) for certain chemical substances derived from the use of isocyanates as monomers.

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Administrators Take Over Healthcare

This is just the tip of the iceberg of healthcare compliance costs and penalties that are far more punishing that the “crimes.”

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British Foam Insulation Program

Extended ECO scheme to target struggling households

Householders who are least able to pay for their heating bills are to be targeted to receive energy efficiency support.

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BASF in Wyandotte

BASF deal with Wyandotte shows tax incentives can be vital to keep, attract business development

  • By Jim Kasuba jimk@heritage.com @JKasuba on Twitter
  • Updated 19 hrs ago
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President-elect Donald Trump’s deal to save jobs at an Indiana manufacturing plant has renewed the controversy over what it takes to keep jobs from going overseas.

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Where The Government Spends The Money

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http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2016-11-29/us-senator-releases-100-examples-government-waste

 

P.S. Interest on debt is in the Remainder category and is currently around 6% of expenditures

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Diisocyanates and REACH

Proposed REACH restriction dossier reflects industry’s commitment to safe use of diisocyanates

On 7 October 2016, German REACH competent authorities submitted a restriction dossier to the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) proposing risk management measures to ensure safe handling of diisocyanates at the workplace.

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Indian TDI Anti-Dumping Case

India Initiates Anti-dumping Investigation on TDI

2016-10-11    [Source:antidumpingpublishing]

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The Indian Ministry of Commerce has initiated AD investigation on imports of ‘Toluene DiIsocyanate- (TDI)’ originating in or exported from China PR,

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