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SOCMA President Issues Statement on Anniversary of Executive Order 13650

Washington, D.C. – In recognition of the one-year anniversary of Executive Order 13650, which established a tri-chair working group tasked with examining the safety and security of U.S. chemical facilities, Lawrence D Sloan, President and CEO of the Society of Chemical Manufacturers (SOCMA), issued the following statement:...
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SOCMA Encouraged by Chemical Security Bill Movement in Senate

Washington, D.C. – The Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA) today lauds passage of H.R. 4007, the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS) Authorization and Accountability Act, by the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs...
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SOCMA President Delivers Opening Remarks at 2014 Security Summit

Good morning and welcome to the Eighth Annual Chemical Sector Security Summit hosted jointly by the Chemical Sector Coordinating Council and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. I am pleased to once again open this outstanding forum where the federal government and the private sector convene and engage...
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Reliance Industries to import US ethane to feed its crackers in India
Reliance Industries (Mumbai) told the Bombay Stock Exchange today that it will source 1.5 million m.t./year of ethane from the United States to feed its crackers in India. The company has executed storage and capacity agreements for liquefaction and export of ethane with a North American terminal, which is expected to begin operating in the second half of 2016. "The shale gas industry in North America has grown exponentially in the past five years. As a result, ethane has become the dominant...

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