Union Carbide Corporation manufactures and sells chemicals and polymers worldwide. It offers ethylene oxide/ethylene glycol to manufacture monoethylene glycol, polyethylene glycol, glycol ethers, ethanolamines, surfactants, and other chemicals and polymers; di-and triethylene glycol used in boat construction, shoe manufacturing, natural gas-drying, and other moisture-removing applications; plasticizers for safety glasses; tetraethylene glycol to produce plasticizers; hydrocarbons, including ethylene and propylene, and internal feedstocks; and licenses and supplies catalysts. The company also provides industrial chemicals and polymers, such as acrolein and derivatives, glutaraldehydes, polyet...
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Environmental Protection Agency and 16 Companies Reach $14.3 Million Deal to Clean Chemical Site in Hagerstown, Maryland
Aug 17 15
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and 16 companies reached a $14.3 million settlement to clean a chemical site in Hagerstown, Maryland. In addition, the companies will reimburse the EPA $945,000 for past costs and reimburse the regulator for future ones connected to its oversight of the cleanup. The settlement needs court approval. Under the settlement, the companies agreed to stabilize and cap waste and contaminated soils at the Central Chemical superfund site. The 16 companies include: Arkema, Bayer Cropscience, FMC, Honeywell International, Lebanon Seaboard, Montrose Chemical Corp. of California, Occidental Chemical, Olin, Rohm and Haas, Rhone-Poulenc, Shell Oil, Syngenta Crop Protection, The Chemours Co FC, Union Carbide, Wilmington Securities, 21st Century Fox America.