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Calculated Risk
Chemical Activity Barometer increased in MayAccelerated for Third Consecutive Month The Chemical Activity Barometer (CAB),
Chemical Activity Barometer increased in May
Calculated Risk / Posted 12 hours ago
Accelerated for Third Consecutive Month The Chemical Activity Barometer (CAB), a leading economic indicator created by the American Chemistry Council (ACC), expanded 1.0 percent in May following a revised 0.8 percent increase in April and 0.1... Read more
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NJ.com
Agreement reached on Lautenberg chemical safety billcan ultimately support," said former Rep. Cal Dooley (D-Calif.), president and
Agreement reached on Lautenberg chemical safety bill
NJ.com / Posted 4 days ago
can ultimately support," said former Rep. Cal Dooley (D-Calif.), president and chief executive of the Washington-based American Chemistry Council. Still, Jeff Tittel, president of the New Jersey Sierra Club, said his organization would oppose... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Hazardous chemical from plastic linked to fast foodin the womb. It can also raise the risk of diabetes in women and children. Th
Hazardous chemical from plastic linked to fast food
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 23 days ago
in the womb. It can also raise the risk of diabetes in women and children. The National Restaurant Association and the American Chemistry Council are working together to review the study. They say the chemical levels found are "well below" the... Read more
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WALB Albany
Hazardous chemical from plastic linked to fast foodin the womb. It can also raise the risk of diabetes in women and children. Th
Hazardous chemical from plastic linked to fast food
WALB Albany / Posted 23 days ago
in the womb. It can also raise the risk of diabetes in women and children. The National Restaurant Association and the American Chemistry Council are working together to review the study. They say the chemical levels found are "well below" the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Hazardous chemical from plastic linked to fast foodin the womb. It can also raise the risk of diabetes in women and children. Th
Hazardous chemical from plastic linked to fast food
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 23 days ago
in the womb. It can also raise the risk of diabetes in women and children. The National Restaurant Association and the American Chemistry Council are working together to review the study. They say the chemical levels found are "well below" the... Read more
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MLive.com
Midland congressman creates 'chemistry caucus' devoted to the scienceto become the chemists of tomorrow." The other members of Moolenaar and Lipins
Midland congressman creates 'chemistry caucus' devoted to the science
MLive.com / Posted 25 days ago
to become the chemists of tomorrow." The other members of Moolenaar and Lipinski's new caucus are: Industry groups the American Chemistry Council, the American Chemical Society, and the National Association of Chemical Distributors all voiced... Read more
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The Hill
Labor and management develop some chemistryand labor -- one that's all too rare in today's hyper-partisan political and ec
Labor and management develop some chemistry
The Hill / Posted 27 days ago
and labor -- one that's all too rare in today's hyper-partisan political and economic environment. ADVERTISEMENT Dooley is the President and CEO of the American Chemistry Council and McGarvey is President of North America's Building Trades... Read more
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The New Yorker
Saving America from Plastic Bagsthe A.P.B.A. hire P.R. firms, lobby legislators, file lawsuits, and spend milli
Saving America from Plastic Bags
The New Yorker / Posted 28 days ago
the A.P.B.A. hire P.R. firms, lobby legislators, file lawsuits, and spend millions to defeat anti-bag laws. In 2009, the American Chemistry Council spent $1.5 million to defeat a bag-fee law in Seattle. Most of Romer’s anti-bag work is done at... Read more
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Calculated Risk
Chemical Activity Barometer "Accelerated" in AprilHere is an indicator that I'm following that appears to be a leading indicator
Chemical Activity Barometer "Accelerated" in April
Calculated Risk / Posted 28 days ago
Here is an indicator that I'm following that appears to be a leading indicator for industrial production. From the American Chemistry Council: Chemical Activity Barometer Accelerated in April; Signaling Increased U.S. Business Activity Into Fourth... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Study finds plastic chemicals leaching into fast foodin the womb. It can also raise the risk of diabetes in women and children. Th
Study finds plastic chemicals leaching into fast food
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 28 days ago
in the womb. It can also raise the risk of diabetes in women and children. The National Restaurant Association and the American Chemistry Council are working together to review the study. They say the chemical levels found are "well below" the... Read more
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Salon.com
The deeply unnerving way fast food packaging screws with your hormonesphthalates arrives wrapped around fast food, but it also covers a number of pro
The deeply unnerving way fast food packaging screws with your hormones
Salon.com / Posted 29 days ago
phthalates arrives wrapped around fast food, but it also covers a number of processed grocery store items, according to the American Chemistry Council. While this study did not show a correlation between BPA in the blood and fast food consumption,... Read more
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NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls
Dangerous Chemical Found in Fast Foodin the womb. It can also raise the risk of diabetes in women and children. The
Dangerous Chemical Found in Fast Food
NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls / Posted 29 days ago
in the womb. It can also raise the risk of diabetes in women and children. The national restaurant association and the American Chemistry Council are working together to review the study, They say the chemical levels found are "well below" the... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Is there plastic in your hamburger?in the womb, and it can also raise the risk of diabetes in women and children.
Is there plastic in your hamburger?
WWLP Springfield / Posted 29 days ago
in the womb, and it can also raise the risk of diabetes in women and children. The National Restaurant Association and the American Chemistry Council are working together to review the study. They say the chemical levels found are “well below” the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Firefighters seek new law to ban flame retardantsprovide more time for firefighters to arrive,” said Robert Simon, vice presiden
Firefighters seek new law to ban flame retardants
Boston Globe / Posted 30 days ago
provide more time for firefighters to arrive,” said Robert Simon, vice president of chemical products and technology at the American Chemistry Council, a trade group that represents chemical companies. Simon has testified against the bills being... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Rep. Bill Johnson has more than $1 million in his campaign fund while his opponent has nothingthree months of the year with $127,200 of it coming from political action commi
Rep. Bill Johnson has more than $1 million in his campaign fund while his opponent has nothing
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 1 months ago
three months of the year with $127,200 of it coming from political action committees. That includes $5,000 each from the American Chemistry Council PAC of Washington, D.C., and the Energy Transfer Employee Management Co. PAC of Austin, Texas; and... Read more

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