Thursday, May 23 2013 3:54 PM EDT2013-05-23 19:54:04 GMT
It took 51 years but 73-year-old Felix Vail is finally facing serious questions in the 1962 death of his wife Mary Horton. Felix claimed they were out checking trotlines on the Calcasieu River when MaryMore >>
It took 51 years to arrest suspect Felix Vail in the murder of his wife Mary Horton. KPLC's Lee Peck spoke to her brothers about the latest developments in the case.More >>
Thursday, May 23 2013 12:48 PM EDT2013-05-23 16:48:13 GMT
LSU guard Corban Collins has decided to leave the LSU basketball program."We have granted a release from LSU to guard Corban Collins," said head coach Johnny Jones. "We appreciate his hard work duringMore >>
LSU guard Corban Collins has decided to leave the LSU basketball program.More >>
Thursday, May 23 2013 11:55 AM EDT2013-05-23 15:55:08 GMT
(RNN) - Dozens of Cleveland restaurants have pledged to give the man who rescued three Ohio women from captivity, free burgers for life. Charles Ramsey, the guy who famously stopped eating his Big MacMore >>
More than a dozen of Cleveland restaurants have pledged to give the man who rescued three Ohio women from captivity, free burgers for life.More >>
Thursday, May 23 2013 9:40 PM EDT2013-05-24 01:40:36 GMT
A Columbia woman has been arrested after a child in her care died over the weekend.Margie Hamm, 34, was arrested and charged with homicide by child abuse, according to the Columbia Police Department.PoliceMore >>
A Columbia woman has been arrested after a child in her care died over the weekend.More >>
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PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Braskem was included as a component of the Dow Jones Sustainability Index Emerging Markets (DJSI Emerging Markets), the new sustainability index for companies from emerging markets on the New York Stock Exchange that was launched February 21, 2013 This international recognition attests to Braskem's commitment to expanding its contribution to sustainable development through good practices in corporate governance and social and environmental responsibility.
The largest producer of thermoplastic resins in the Americas and the world's largest biopolymer producer, the Brazilian company is also a component of the Corporate Sustainability Index (ISE) of the BM&FBovespa S.A. - Securities, Commodities and Futures Exchange, an index launched eight years ago formed by 37 companies considered benchmarks in the area of sustainability.
"Since its creation, Braskem has adopted the strategy of pursuing best products and processes and offering solutions for society through its client chain that are anchored in sustainability. The company is continuously expanding its contribution and, as part of its vision, seeks to become the world leader in sustainable chemicals," said Jorge Soto, sustainable development director at Braskem.
Braskem is the largest producer of thermoplastic resins in the Americas.With 36 industrial plants in Brazil, the United States and Germany, the company produces over 35 billion pounds of thermoplastic resins and other petrochemicals per year.Braskem is the world's leading biopolymers producer with its 440 million pound green polyethylene plant that produces polyethylene from sugarcane-based ethanol.