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Chemistry and the Economy: 2019 outlook

2019-02-04T14:28:00+00:00By Agnes H. Baker

Every six months, the American Chemistry Council (ACC) does a survey of the chemical industry. Resident economist Paul Hodges, Chairman of International eChem, and Bill Carroll of Carroll Applied Sciences, recently presented their semi-annual look at the factors impacting global markets, with a focus on chemicals, writes Agnes H. Baker.

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Introducing… Absolute Air

2019-02-04T14:12:00+00:00By , US Editor

A new venture in the Minneapolis area plans to make its own gases after it announced plans to build an air separation plant (ASP) and have it on-stream by 2020, writes Nick Parkinson.

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Air Products North America announce price increase


Air Products will increase its product pricing, monthly service charges, and surcharges for merchant customers in North America on 1st January 1st (2019) or as contracts permit.

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Registration for GAWDA SMC to open in early 2019


Mark your calendars for the Gases and Welding Distributors Association (GAWDA) 2019 Spring Management Conference (SMC).

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Tech Air acquires Scully Welding Supply and Propane Service


Tech Air, a national distributor of industrial, medical, and specialty gases and related equipment and supplies, has acquired Scully Welding Supply Corporation and Scully Propane Service Corp of Collingdale, Pennsylvania to strengthen its northeast presence.

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Biogas, biomethane and a green future

2018-12-03T06:00:00+00:00By , published in gasworld magazine

There’s something in the brew in biogas, that brew being biomethane, writes Rob Cockerill.


FABTECH provides a window into the future

2018-11-09T08:44:00+00:00By , Reporting from Atlanta

There was something for everyone at FABTECH 2018 but what most wanted to find out was what is going to be new - or improved - for next year.


FABTECH set for 35,000 attendees


FABTECH 2018 will attract a staggering 35,000 attendees from around the world, with over 1,600 exhibiting companies, at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta this week (November 6 to 8).

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Airgas to showcase at FABTECH 2018


Airgas, an Air Liquide company, will be exhibiting at North America’s largest metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing event next month.


Holston Gases acquires propane division of Powell-Clinch Utility District


Holston Gases Inc. has acquired the propane division of Powell-Clinch Utility District and began servicing its customers on the 1st October, 2018.

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