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Trends in Manufacturing: Insights from 750 Leaders
Despite manufacturers’ best forecasts, no one could have predicted what 2020 had in store. For many manufacturers, the destabilizing force of the pandemic exposed weaknesses along the value chain. It also highlighted opportunities to justify larger-scale.
Nov 30th, 2021
Agency: Chem Plant Unprepared for Harvey
Arkema didn't consider flooding of safety systems "a credible risk," even though the plant was inside government-designated flood zones.
May 25th, 2018
Chemical Plant Was Unprepared
Arkema's emergency response plan offers little direction for containing flood waters.
Nov 16th, 2017
Tests Show Toxic Chemicals After Plant Fire
A lawyer sent a letter to Arkema's CEO on behalf of local residents, giving notice that they planned to sue.
Oct 3rd, 2017
Texas Chemical Plant Explodes
The flooded facility had lost power and backup generators due to the flooding, leaving it without refrigeration for chemicals that become volatile as the temperature rises.
Aug 31st, 2017