The S&P 500 posted its biggest daily percentage drop since October 22 on Monday as oil's slump to a five-year low caused a selloff in energy shares. Worries about global growth added to the bearish tone.Read More →
Mel is one of the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium's most popular animals, providing "up close and personal" encounters with the public. Now a lot more will be expected of him, as his species is on the brink of extinction.Read More →
Cal Fire/Riverside County Fire Chief John R. Hawkins announced the promotion of four Cal Fire battalion chiefs to division chief on Monday morning. Chief Hawkins honored the fire service tradition of pinning collar brass on the following men: According to a Cal Fire release, Robert Petersen started as a firefighter with Cal Fire in San Diego in 1990.Read More →
OCSiAl lance la vente en ligne de nanotubes de carbone mono-paroi et de modificateurs s’appuyant sur des SWCNT
A long-delayed risk study released Monday for a Montana mining town where hundreds of people have died from asbestos poisoning concludes cleanup practices now in place are reducing risks to residents. However, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency acknowledged there is no way to remove all the asbestos from the area and inhaling even a minute amount could cause lung problems.Read More →
A long-delayed risk study for a Montana mining town where hundreds have died from asbestos exposure concludes that even a minuscule amount of the substance can lead to lung problems. The 328-page document released Monday will determine when work can end on the cleanup of asbestos dust from a W.R. Grace & Co.Read More →
BATON ROUGE, La., Dec. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB) announced that it has closed a notes offering consisting of €700 million of 1.875% notes due 2021. The company intends to use the net proceeds from the offering, together with borrowings, to finance the...
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ACC: Study Published In American Heart Association Journal Hypertension Will Inappropriately Concern And Confuse Consumers About BPA And Increased Blood Pressure
WASHINGTON, Dec. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Chemistry Council (ACC) offers the following comments regarding a study published today by Sanghyuk Bae and Yun-Chul Hongl in the American Heart Association journal, Hypertension, entitled "Exposure to Bisphenol A...
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