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  • News - 22 Apr 2008
    The world was in shock when in 2001 the Talibans destroyed two ancient colossal Buddha statues in the Afghan region of Bamiyan. Behind those statues, there are caves decorated with precious paintings...
  • News - 1 Feb 2008
    Air Products introduced a series of Tomadol surfactants based on renewable or bio-based resources. Air Products’ natural Tomadol surfactants are derived from palm or coconut oil and provide...
  • News - 30 Nov 2007
    THE KETTLE, a water boiler concept made of BASF’s engineering plastic Ultrason®, was recently awarded the Design Plus prize by the German Design Council and by the Frankfurt Trade Fair. BASF...
  • News - 14 Sep 2007
    Dow Polyurethanes (PU), a business group of The Dow Chemical Company, will unveil its new natural oil polyol technology and its newly expanded systems capabilities at the 50th Annual Polyurethanes...
  • News - 17 Aug 2007
    Researchers at the University of Leeds and the World Land Trust have warned that growing biofuel crops to make eco-friendly car fuel could actually be harmful to the environment. Large areas of...
  • News - 11 Aug 2007
    Researchers at Sandia National Laboratories in Albuquerque, N.M. and Livermore, Calif., are part of a Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) -funded team led by UOP, LLC, a Honeywell...
  • News - 13 Jun 2007
    The demand for “green” solutions in the personal and home care/I&I segment is growing rapidly, as customers are increasingly concerned with the environmental and safety impact of the...
  • News - 8 Mar 2007
    Biofuels have been an increasingly hot topic on the discussion table in the last few years. In 2003 the European Union introduced a Directive suggesting that Member states should increase the share of...
  • News - 19 Feb 2007
    In his Jan. 23 State of the Union address, President George Bush outlined his plan to reduce the nation's dependency on foreign oil by requiring the production of 35 billion gallons a year of...
  • News - 10 Dec 2006
    Thai Oleochemicals Company and Thai Fatty Alcohols Company have jointly commissioned Uhde to build a turnkey plant complex for the combined production of biodiesel (methyl ester) and fatty alcohols at...