Keyword: US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)


Out-of-Court PFAS Settlement for DuPont and Ex-units

08.06.2023 -

DuPont and former group units Chemours and Corteva have agreed to pay more than $1 billion to settle out of court US claims that per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances...


US Orders Emissions Cuts at Denka’s Louisiana Site

02.03.2023 -

Acting on behalf of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the US Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Louisiana, the US Department of Justice has ordered...


US Ratifies Kigali Amendment to Montreal Protocol

26.10.2022 -

The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced additional actions to phase down the use of ozone-depleting hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs), lending a boost to...


EPA Investigating Louisiana Plant Permits

20.04.2022 -

The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is taking a closer look at permits issued for chemical plants by the state of Louisiana’s environment department (LDEQ) over...


New EPA Administrator Broom Sweeps Clean

08.04.2021 -

New US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) administrator Michael Regan, sworn in to his office on Mar. 17, has begun removing experts and lobbyists from industry who...


Honeywell in Refrigerant Deal With Juhua

11.04.2016 - Honeywell has signed a multi-year agreement with China’s Juhua Group for the supply of its refrigerant Solstice yf. Under the terms of the deal, Juhua will make Solstice yf in...


Valent BioSciences, Lidochem in Technology Pact

29.03.2016 - Valent BioSciences (VBC) and Lidochem have signed a global licensing agreement for a novel, patented biocontrol technology for use in corn, soybean, and other crops. Based on a...


EU Commission Postpones Glyphosate Vote

09.03.2016 - The EU has again postponed a decision on whether to extend its approval for glyphosate, the controversial active ingredient for a number of herbicides including Monsanto's Roundup...