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Graniteville Train Accident | The Augusta Chronicle

...Monday, Jan. 10, 2005 Graniteville Train Accident On January 6, 2005, a Norfolk Southern Corp. freight train carrying chemicals hit a parked train near an Avondale Mills plant in Graniteville, South Carolina. The impact caused poisonous chlorine...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/graniteville-train-accident
Fracking: US requires disclosure of chemicals for oil, gas drilling on public lands

...natural gas on federal lands to disclose chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing, the first...used by at least 16 states to track the chemicals used in fracking operations. The Web...Companies will have to disclose the chemicals they use within 30 days of the operation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-20/fracking-us-requires-discl
Japan trade deficit widens as export growth slows

...worries over the recovery amid weakening demand in China for chemicals, machinery and electronics.Though exports rose 7.6 percent...while exports of machinery fell 12.3 percent and exports of chemicals fell nearly 11 percent, it said.Asian exporters are all...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-19/japan-trade-deficit-widens
CSX train derails near Allendale, S.C., spills unidentified chemicals

...yet to be told what kind of chemicals we're dealing with ? all...more on whether or not the chemicals are contained. I mean, this...waterway. To my knowledge, no chemicals have entered the main-stem...said he does not know what chemical was on the train. .The Archroma...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-27/csx-train-derails-near-allend
New federal rules on produce safety aim to prevent major outbreaks of foodborne illnesses

...rules, especially because many organic farmers use raw manure as fertilizer and try to treat irrigation water with fewer chemicals.Food industry groups and food safety advocates praised the rules. Sandra Eskin, director of food safety at the Pew Charitable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-11-13/new-federal-rules-produce-
Scuttlebiz's creator back for another tour of duty

...mined, refined, forged and machined by people who wear hard hats.My table included representatives from Augusta's DSM chemicals plant, which makes a nylon monomer used in carpet and automotive plastic, and Aiken's ASCO Valve factory, which produces...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-11-14/scuttlebizs-creator-back-a
Flammable chemical halts Defense Waste Processing Facility operations while safety reviewed

...halted until at least October after a chemical used in the process was found to be flammable...long-term storage, routinely uses a chemical that minimizes foam while preparing material...waste contractor.As the anti-foam chemical degrades, byproducts can be flammable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-06/flammable-chemical-halts-defe
Dow Chemical, Olin in $5B cash-and-stock deal

MIDLAND, Mich. - Dow Chemical is breaking off a significant part...Third Point LLC to split its specialty chemical and petrochemical businesses.Dow...7 billion.Shareholders of Dow Chemical Co. will receive about 50.5 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-27/dow-chemical-olin-5b-cash-
Create art, furniture, more using wood pallets

...Craigslist.com.Not all pallets make good furniture. Each needs to be inspected. Steer clear of those that appear to have a chemical or oil residue, says Lamb. Choose pallets that have mostly usable boards, without cracks or splits.Look for an IPPC...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/2015-11-14/create-art-furniture-more-usin
Savannah River Site environmentally safe, report says

Savannah River Site announced Thursday that radioactive and chemical discharges during 2014 were well below federal, state and U.S. Department of Energy regulations and standards set to protect...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-10-01/savannah-river-site-enviro