Consortium led by China National Chemical Corp., or ChemChina, is pulling out of a takeover bid for Australian agricultural chemicals company Nufarm Ltd.
Chemicals maker said it will raise prices for several packaging and building materials products sold in the Asian-Pacific region due to a slew of higher costs.
German-based chemical company said the new segments will be chemicals, plastics, functional solutions, performance products, agriculture solutions and oil and gas.
European Union regulators fined five companies — including DuPont and Dow Chemical Co. — for fixing the price of chloroprene rubber.
Chemical maker cutting 2.3 percent of its workforce as part of a plan to eliminate underperforming businesses and boost global efficiency.
Officials from 12 states oppose new Environmental Protection Agency rules that allow thousands of companies to limit the information they disclose to the public about toxic chemicals.
Chinese manufacturer of toy coated with a chemical that can turn into a 'date-rape drug' if ingested apologized for damaging the 'Made in China' label.
Gazprom and the U.S. chemical giant will create a working group to determine whether a joint venture for projects in Russia and Germany is economically viable.
Dioxin find at the bottom of Michigan's Saginaw River level is about 20 times higher than any other find recorded in the EPA archives.
Explosion at factory east of Tokyo is being investigated by police for suspicion it may have involved professional negligence resulting in the deaths and injuries.
Homeland Security Department releasing final list of chemicals that businesses must report to keep dangerous materials out of the hands of terrorists.
Hannibal, Mo., site makes two key American Vanguard pesticides; company says move will signifcantly increase its organophosphate manufacturing capacity.
One minor injury reported as flames and clouds of black smoke soared above the Barton Solvents plant, and exploding barrels could be seen jetting into the sky.
Westlake Chemical investing $90 million to expand production of chlor-alkali and PVC resin at its Calvert City, Ky., plant.
Company purchases the chemical and gas producer's high-purity process chemicals business for $74.6 million.
UOP LLC, which licenses technologies for oil and chemical processing, to help develop a chemical plant in Singapore for Jurong Aromatics Corp.
Dow agreed to investigate the extent of contamination and the risks the pollutants might pose to humans and the environment.
Light, sweet crude for November delivery settled at $87.40 a barrel after reaching a record $89 a barrel on Wednesday.
Chemical maker's president says takeover by Hexion Specialty Chemicals, an Apollo Management affiliate, may face scrutiny because of an overlap between the two businesses.
Residents, students from three schools in the Detroit suburb of Melvindale evacuated as a precaution; one person reported injured.
PPG's acquisition of the Huntington Beach, Calif.-based coating maker does not include its manufacturing plant.
Spokesman for the Justice Department confirmed Monday that its review was completed and criminal charges would not be pursued.
Plant is expected to close Nov. 9; Ravenswood Specialty Services Inc. makes nylon raw material and a substance called Minlon.
Panel must decide whether 10 West Virginia residents deserve medical monitoring after being exposed to DuPont waste.