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Hexion Inc. Announces Successful Restart of VeoVa Vinyl Ester Plant in Moerdijk,

COLUMBUS, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hexion Inc. ( Hexion or the Company ) today announced that it has successfully restarted production of VeoVa vinyl ester products at its manufacturing facility at Moerdijk, Netherlands, which produces a variety of VersaticTM Acid Derivatives. As a result, Hexion has lifted its Force Majeure notice for VeoVa vinyl


CEA Applauds Taiwan s Decision to Join ITA Expansion

ARLINGTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The following statement is attributed to Sage Chandler, vice president of international trade, Consumer Electronics Association (CEA), regarding the government of Taiwan s notification to the World Trade Organization (WTO) that the country intends to join the Information Technology Agreement (ITA) expansion:We thank


Sea-Land Chemical Company Signs Distribution Agreement with Aceites Especiales

WESTLAKE, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sea-Land Chemical Co. has entered into a distributor agreement with Aceites Especiales Del Mediterraneo, S.A. (AEMEDSA). Sea-Land Chemical now represents AEMEDSA s natural sodium sulfonate business in the United States and Canada.After working with Sea-Land Chemical for several years, we feel that we have found the


Axalta Coating Systems Sponsors 40th Annual International FOCUS Coatings

CLINTON TOWNSHIP, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Axalta Coating Systems, a leading global supplier of liquid and powder coatings, was a sponsor and presenter at the recent Future of Coatings Under Study (FOCUS) conference in Detroit.The FOCUS conference should be commended for bringing the industry together to discuss priorities and concerns that are


Brewers Association Reports Big Gains for Small and Independent Brewers

Mid-Year Measurement Reveals Sustained Craft Brewing Industry GrowthBOULDER, Colo--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The craft brewing industry has continued a strong pace of growth in the first half of 2015, according to new mid-year data released by the Brewers Association(BA) the not-for-profit trade association dedicated to small and independent American craft


GGB s HPMB Bearings Approved for use in Hydropower Turbines

THOROFARE, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) has approved GGB Bearing Technology s new HPMB filament wound bearings for use in hydropower turbine wicket gates. The approval is based on simulation testing performed by Powertech Labs.Conducted in April 2015 in accordance with USACE specifications, the testing simulated