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Apr 09, 2019, 08:00 ET Natural gas costs to double for chemistry industry under the proposed Clean Fuel Standard

'The jobs and revenues that we generate could disappear,' says President and CEO of CIAC. OTTAWA, April 9, 2019 /CNW/ - The Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC) is expressing extreme...


Apr 04, 2019, 12:11 ET Media Advisory - Chemistry industry to raise concerns on the duplicative Clean Fuel Standard

OTTAWA, April 4, 2019 /CNW/ - Who: Marcelo Lu, Chair of the Chemistry Industry Association of Canada and President of BASF Canada Bob Masterson, President and CEO of the Chemistry Industry...


Feb 19, 2019, 09:21 ET Canada's chemistry industry: Committed to a zero plastic waste future

OTTAWA, Feb. 19, 2019 /CNW/ - Modern-day necessities like food packaging, medical equipment, lighter vehicles and sustainable energy are made possible through the contributions of plastics, but these ...


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...