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Jan 16, 2019, 09:17 ET Chemistry sector commits to combatting plastic waste with US$1B investment

OTTAWA, Jan. 16, 2019 /CNW/ - Demonstrating strong leadership in the face of an urgent issue, the Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC) enthusiastically welcomes the announcement today of a ...


Dec 18, 2018, 09:00 ET Strong growth in 2018, cautious optimism for 2019, Canadian chemistry industry survey shows

OTTAWA, Dec. 18, 2018 /CNW/ - The Canadian chemistry industry is forecasting a six per cent increase in sales in 2018, reaching $25.4 billion, with exports having increased significantly, rising 10...


Nov 26, 2018, 08:00 ET CIAC welcomes Strategy on Zero Plastic Waste

OTTAWA, Nov. 26, 2018 /CNW/ - The Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC) welcomed the Canadian Council of Ministers of the Environment's (CCME) Strategy on Zero Plastic Waste released...


Nov 22, 2018, 08:00 ET Federal government signals its commitment to ensuring Canada's competitiveness in Fall Economic Statement

OTTAWA, Nov. 22, 2018 /CNW/ - The Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC) enthusiastically welcomes measures put in place to ensure that Canada is a competitive environment for industry...


Oct 18, 2018, 10:00 ET New Chair and Vice-Chair appointed to CIAC Board of Directors

OTTAWA, Oct. 18, 2018 /CNW/ - The Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC) welcomes Marcelo Lu, President of BASF Canada, as Chair of the Board of Directors for 2018-2019 and Ed Bechberger,...


Jun 10, 2018, 14:24 ET Canadian plastics and chemistry industries support ocean focus of new G7 Plastics Charter

OTTAWA, June 10, 2018 /CNW/ - The Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC) and the Canadian Plastics Industry Association (CPIA) offered support for the oceans and waterways focus of the Ocean ...


May 30, 2018, 08:30 ET Chemistry industry urges government to take action to get people and goods moving again

OTTAWA, May 30, 2018 /CNW/ - The Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC) urges the government to consider the far-reaching and urgent economic implications the strike activity and work...


Mar 22, 2018, 09:00 ET CIAC Takes Action to Reduce Marine Litter on World Water Day

OTTAWA, March 22, 2018 /CNW/ - The Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC) today announced that it has signed on to the Declaration of Global Plastics Associations for Solutions on Marine...


Mar 12, 2018, 15:12 ET Investments in feedstock infrastructure key to growth of Alberta's low carbon chemistry sector

OTTAWA, March 12, 2018 /CNW/ - The Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC) today expressed its support for the three pillars of The Energy Diversification Act tabled in the Alberta...


Feb 26, 2018, 15:02 ET Alberta energy diversification recommendations serve as model for rest of Canada

OTTAWA, Feb. 26, 2018 /CNW/ - The Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC) welcomed Alberta's Energy Diversification Advisory Committee (EDAC) report released today. The expert committee...


Dec 19, 2017, 10:05 ET CIAC welcomes Inter Pipeline's $3.5 billion investment in Alberta

OTTAWA, Dec. 19, 2017 /CNW/ - The Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC) today welcomed the news that Inter Pipeline will invest $3.5 billion towards the construction of a world-scale...


Dec 08, 2017, 14:00 ET CIAC: NOVA Chemicals' $2 Billion Ontario Investment Brings Canadian Innovation to North American Marketplace

--Ontario government to contribute up to $100 million-- OTTAWA, Dec. 8, 2017 /CNW/ - The Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC) today welcomed the news that NOVA Chemicals will invest $2...


Oct 06, 2017, 15:53 ET CIAC welcomes consultation on chemicals management post-2020

OTTAWA, Oct. 6, 2017 /CNW/ - The Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC) welcomes the Minister of the Environment & Climate Change's response to the Healthy Environment, Healthy Canadians,...


Sep 11, 2017, 12:07 ET Chemistry industry leads the way to win-win-win NAFTA outcomes

OTTAWA, Sept. 11, 2017 /CNW/ - On September 7, the national associations representing the chemistry industry in North America provided their respective North America Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)...


Mar 15, 2017, 14:49 ET Chemistry industry thanks first responders involved in Hwy 401 chemical spill

OTTAWA, March 15, 2017 /CNW/ - On behalf of the members of the Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC), our thoughts are with those affected by the tragic accident on Highway 401 near...


Mar 01, 2017, 15:44 ET North American chemistry industry associations release joint statement on priorites for potential NAFTA modernization

OTTAWA, March 1, 2017 /CNW/ - The North American chemistry industry, represented by the Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC), the American Chemistry Council (ACC), and Mexico's, Asociación ...


Nov 03, 2016, 16:41 ET Safer, greener, more competitive - CIAC welcomes Minister Garneau's Transportation 2030 strategy

OTTAWA, Nov. 3, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - With a vision "of a safe, secure, green, innovative and integrated transportation system that supports trade and economic growth, a cleaner environment and the...


Oct 19, 2016, 21:00 ET CIAC HONOURS 2016 Annual Awards Winners

OTTAWA, Oct. 19, 2016 /CNW/ - The Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC) today recognized leaders in Canada's chemistry industry by presenting its annual Merit and Chairman's Awards at a...


Jun 11, 2016, 07:18 ET Alberta chemistry industry key to meeting the province's Climate Leadership Plan objectives

OTTAWA, June 11, 2016 /CNW/ - The Alberta Legislature's passage this week of the Climate Leadership Implementation Act, clearly signals that the climate challenge cannot be addressed solely through...


Jun 09, 2016, 17:04 ET The chemistry industry: a key contributor to achieving Ontario's Climate Change Action Plan objectives

OTTAWA, June 9, 2016 /CNW/ - Ontario's new Climate Change Action Plan 2016-2020 sends an important signal that the climate change challenge cannot be achieved solely through the cap and trade program ...


Jan 29, 2016, 16:51 ET Chemistry industry welcomes recommendations in Alberta's Royalty Review Panel Report

OTTAWA, Jan. 29 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - The Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC) is pleased with recommendations outlined in the Alberta Government's Royalty Review Panel Report released...


Dec 10, 2015, 07:00 ET Record-high exports and strong profits for industrial chemicals in 2015

OTTAWA, Dec. 9, 2015 /CNW/ - Operating profits in Canada's industrial chemicals industry remained high in 2015 says the Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC) in its annual survey of...


Nov 20, 2015, 14:51 ET Canada's chemistry industry supports a balanced approach to climate change

OTTAWA, Nov. 20, 2015 /CNW/ - The Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC) has sent a letter to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and provincial and territorial Premiers expressing our support for ...


Apr 21, 2015, 17:10 ET Federal Budget Strengthens the Business Case for Investment in Canada's Chemistry Industry

OTTAWA, April 21, 2015 /CNW/ - The Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC) applauds the federal government's announcement in today's budget to support the chemistry industry with a 10 year...


Apr 13, 2015, 15:55 ET CIAC members will work closely with Government to develop Ontario's new cap-and-trade system

OTTAWA, April 13, 2015 /CNW/ - The Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC) will continue to work closely with the Government of Ontario as the province moves to create the detailed...