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Taminco Isn’t Your Typical Chemical Company

By Stephen Simpson, CFA: Specialty chemicals is a sector label that really doesn’t tell investors all that much, as it includes a wide range of companies with very different end-markets and operating characteristics. That said, specialty chemicals do usually stand … Continue reading

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Behind Syria’s calculations on missing chemical weapons deadline – Christian Science Monitor

AFP Behind Syria's calculations on missing chemical weapons deadlineChristian Science MonitorA daily roundup of terrorism and security issues. Skip to next paragraph. Ariel Zirulnick. Middle East Editor. Ariel Zirulnick is the Monitor's Middle East editor, overseeing regional coverage both for … Continue reading

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The frog genitalia that caused a chemical company to pursue a professor

Professor Tyrone Hayes of the University of California, Berkeley, thinks he has been spied on by shadowy forces for 14 years because of his study of frog genitalia. Strangely,┬áProfessor Tyrone Hayes is right. Hayes' work on the adverse effects herbicide … Continue reading

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Chemical & Mining Co. Of Chile: An Oversold High-Yielding Stock

By Arie Goren: Chemical & Mining of Chile’s (SQM) stock lost about half of its value since the beginning of 2013, this compared to 28.9% rise of the S&P 500 index, and 39.0% rise of the Nasdaq Composite Index at … Continue reading

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UN-OPCW confirms first removal of Syria’s chemical materials – Xinhua

Telegraph.co.uk UN-OPCW confirms first removal of Syria's chemical materialsXinhuaDAMASCUS, Jan. 7 (Xinhua) — A first batch of priority chemical materials was moved from two Syrian sites to the port of Lattakia for verification and was then loaded onto a Danish … Continue reading

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Chinese frigate starts escort mission for chemical weapons – Xinhua

The Statesman Online Chinese frigate starts escort mission for chemical weaponsXinhuaBEIJING, Jan. 7 (Xinhua) — A Chinese frigate on Tuesday started its mission of escorting transport of Syria's chemical weapons out of the country, said a press release from the … Continue reading

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Syria chemical weapons: First consignment leaves Latakia – BBC News

BBC News Syria chemical weapons: First consignment leaves LatakiaBBC NewsThe first consignment of Syrian chemical weapons materials has left the country on a Danish ship. The vessel left the northern Syrian port of Latakia on Tuesday, escorted by Russian and … Continue reading

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Britain to help destroy Syria’s chemical weapons – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk Britain to help destroy Syria's chemical weaponsTelegraph.co.ukBritain is to help destroy 150 tons of industrial-grade chemicals as part of the international effort to dismantle President Bashar al-Assad's illegal weapons stockpile. The Foreign Office said the chemical "B precursors" will … Continue reading

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Syria meets chemical weapons deadline amid fears of polio outbreak – The Guardian

The Guardian Syria meets chemical weapons deadline amid fears of polio outbreakThe GuardianAlthough the chemical weapons target has been met, critics warn that the international community is failing to get to grips with the wider crisis in Syria. Photograph: REUTERS. … Continue reading

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Syria meets deadline to destroy chemical production facilities – Reuters

Sydney Morning Herald Syria meets deadline to destroy chemical production facilitiesReutersBy Dominic Evans. BEIRUT | Thu Oct 31, 2013 11:49am EDT. BEIRUT (Reuters) – Syria has destroyed or rendered inoperable all of its declared chemical weapons production and mixing facilities, … Continue reading

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