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CEOs in 10 big mergers to get $430 million

...at $13 million that would vest immediately if his deal to sell to Germany's Merck goes through. Sigma-Aldrich makes chemicals and other materials used in laboratories.- Baker Hughes' Martin Craighead: $29 million. The package includes $3.2...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-21/ceos-10-big-mergers-get-43
Halliburton buying Baker Hughes in $34.6 billion deal

...Hughes also has developed sensors that allow drillers to understand what kind of rock they are encountering underground, and chemicals to help make the oil and gas flow more easily out of the well.Halliburton will also gain access to Baker Hughes technology...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-17/halliburton-buying-baker-h
Honda quietly replacing air bags across country

...into the passenger compartment.Takata has blamed the problem on prolonged exposure to high humidity, which can cause the chemical propellant to burn too fast. At least five deaths worldwide have been linked to the problem, which is under investigation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-17/honda-quietly-replacing-ai
Exxon defies low oil price with refining strength

...Corp.'s refining and chemical operations rescued the...and gas into fuels and chemicals.The company said Friday...profit - for refining and chemical operations, which turn oil and gas into fuels and chemicals. Exxon's profit from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-31/exxon-defies-low-oil-price
Raymond Lundquist

...State and enrolled in Clarkson College, graduating in 1952 with a degree in mechanical engineering. Ray worked for Allied Chemical in Buffalo, NY until he was transferred to a new plant in Hopewell, VA. In Hopewell, he met Marian Stone Lundquist and...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173136487
Exxon, Chevron post higher earnings despite low oil prices

...and Chevron. "Refining and chemicals can benefit from lower oil prices...profit ? for refining and chemical operations, which turn oil and gas into fuels and chemicals. Profit at Exxon's refining and chemicals operations rose 38 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-31/exxon-chevron-post-higher-
Credibility of cadaver dogs increases

...obvious," says Vass, who's still developing technology to evaluate chemical markers associated with human decomposition. Often, he says, buried bodies create a "chemical plume" that runs downhill from a clandestine grave, making it difficult...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-11-01/credibility-cadaver-dogs-increases
Georgia updates state disaster plan

...to respond to environmental disasters, from hurricanes to chemical fires to pollution spills.Tuesday, the Board of Natural...Ogeechee River that led to massive fish kills. A fire at a chemical plant near an Athens stream and a pollution discharge into...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-29/georgia-updates-state-disast
Ten Questions to Ask Yourself Before Making a Purchase

...of the time, there are some real fringe benefits to making things yourself. You have far more control over what kinds of chemicals are in the item. You have far more control over the quality of ingredients. You have far more control over the environmental...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/simpledollar/2014-11-07/ten-quest
Businesses fight to stop shopping on the holidays

...media outlets, including the Wall Street Journal and Reuters, are reporting that Royal DSM NV, the parent company of DSM Chemicals in Augusta, is contemplating a sale of a couple of business units. There was talk of this last year that never came to fruition...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/tim-rausch/2014-11-06/businesses-