Meagan Parrish
Senior Reporter

Meagan Parrish kicked off her career at Advantage Business Media as Chem.Info's intrepid editor in December 2014. Prior to this role, she spent 12 years working in the journalism biz, including a four-and-a-half year stint as the managing editor of BRAVA, a regional magazine based in Madison, Wis. Meagan graduated from UW-Madison with a degree in international relations and spent a year working toward a master's in international public policy. She has a strong interest in all things global — including energy, economics, politics and history. As a news junkie, she thinks it's an exciting time to be working in the world of chemical manufacturing.

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The agency is back peddling from previous efforts started under the Obama administration to ban three chemicals.
12.22.2017
10:38am
The agency is back peddling from previous efforts started under the Obama administration to ban three chemicals.
12.21.2017
5:08pm
The editors of Advantage Business Media’s Manufacturing brands wish you a very happy, healthy, and joyous holiday season.
12.21.2017
11:03am
A look back at the stories and headlines that grabbed your attention in 2017.
12.21.2017
9:34am
Six former workers at TPI Composites have filed a lawsuit claiming that they were not given proper protection from hazardous chemicals.
12.20.2017
10:46am
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Six former workers at TPI Composites have filed a lawsuit claiming that they were not given proper protection from hazardous chemicals while manufacturing...
12.20.2017
9:35am
The $416 million deal will break up Albemarle’s operations in Baton Rouge.
12.19.2017
9:19am
The recently created DowDuPont has plans to separate into three separate, publically traded companies within the next 18 months.
12.19.2017
9:15am
In the 44 tested products, the group found that 40 percent contained DEHP and short-chain chlorine paraffins (SCCPs).
12.18.2017
9:36am
The U.S. Chemical Safety Board has become the target of a lawsuit for not creating national reporting system for safety incidents.
12.15.2017
1:56pm
The U.S. Chemical Safety Board has become the target of a lawsuit for not creating national reporting system for safety incidents.
12.14.2017
3:33pm
One of the biggest names in the hair dye market has announced a new line of products that eliminate a number of chemicals from its formula.
12.14.2017
9:08am
A growing natural gas shortage in China is now disrupting the country’s chemical output.
12.13.2017
3:59pm
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A growing natural gas shortage in China is now disrupting the country’s chemical output.
12.13.2017
9:29am
Monsanto is offering nearly 50 percent cash back to farmers who use its products containing dicamba.
12.12.2017
9:53am
Regulators in California have begun making moves to potentially restrict or ban methylene chloride in paint strippers.
12.11.2017
9:38am
Pfizer, however, has denied the allegations, calling them nothing more than “an amusing myth.”
12.8.2017
10:51am
“One whiff and you’re stiff,” a local bartender quipped to The Times of London.
12.7.2017
3:47pm
BASF recently announced that it has opened a new manufacturing plant near Shanghai, China.
12.6.2017
8:57am
A 31-year-old female contract worker has died while working on a construction site at ExxonMobil in Beaumont, Texas.
12.5.2017
2:51pm
A 31-year-old female contract worker has died while working on a construction site at ExxonMobil in Beaumont, Texas.
12.5.2017
11:08am
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A 31-year-old female contract worker has died while working on a construction site at ExxonMobil in Beaumont, Texas.
12.4.2017
1:24pm
The EPA reported that it has also received robust feedback that the standard should be revisited.
12.1.2017
2:59pm
Shareholders at AkzoNobel approved a proposal to spin off the company’s chemical unit this week.
12.1.2017
9:04am
Currently, the EPA considers a company with a total annual sales of less than $4 million a “small manufacturer.”
11.30.2017
2:53pm
The complex is located on Twin City Highway — an area that local officials say was hit hard by Hurricane Harvey.
11.30.2017
9:26am
The complex is located on Twin City Highway — an area that local officials say was hit hard by Hurricane Harvey.
11.29.2017
10:16am
The two biggest companies in Saudi Arabia have reached an agreement to jointly embark on an oil-to-chemicals project valued at $20 billion.
11.28.2017
3:30pm
Dow Chemical has announced plans to expand a facility in Nederland, Texas.
11.28.2017
3:28pm
Runamok Maple produces specialized, flavor-infused maple syrups at its Vermont facility.
11.22.2017
9:30am
If you would have asked the folks at Vermont Village a few years ago if vinegar would one day become its biggest product, they wouldn’t have believed it. But...
11.22.2017
9:10am
Belgium-based Solvay has entered an agreement to sell a chemical plant Charleston, South Carolina to German specialty chemicals producer Lanxess.
11.16.2017
3:30pm
The company has filed a lawsuit against California for a labeling requirement that will link glyphosate to cancer.
11.16.2017
9:03am
BASF has entered a partnership to develop a “first-of-its-kind” medical food product.
11.14.2017
4:05pm
A recent report has shed light on the areas of America with the highest concentration of toxic chemicals.
11.14.2017
12:41pm
A fire at a BASF facility has forced the German chemical giant to declare a force majeure for vitamin A and E products.
11.10.2017
2:43pm
Shell has begun building its “game-changing” petrochemicals complex in Pennsylvania.
11.9.2017
3:47pm
Westlake Chemical posted record profits this quarter.
11.9.2017
3:46pm
BASF is reportedly investigating the accident alongside local officials.
11.9.2017
10:39am