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My Top 10 Posts of 2010

These were my most read posts of 2010. What does it say about the Blog’s readers? They like movies, toys, travel, fashion, who’s who corporate moves and advance news about who’s attending conferences. No big surprises there.   1 Houston location for Jeff Bridges movie Crazy Heart – ICIS Chemicals Confidential Why didn’t Houston look […]

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Trader Martin Riepl departs Summit

I hear at the Mitsubishi party at EPCA on Saturday night that aromatics trader Martin Riepl has left Linz-based traders Summit, and that he is now on gardening leave.   Another trader tells me that if Riepl is going to another trader, it has been a well kept secret, because no names have leaked out. […]

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MOVES: Nadja Weiss to Artenius Sines PTA

Nadja Weiss is now PTA Marketing and Sales Manager at Artenius Sines PTA, SA, she announced on LinkedIn today.   She left her former position as Regional Manager Aromatics E/A/ME at Chevron Phillips Chemicals International NV in June 2010.

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New editorial appointments at ICIS

Three new editorial appointments at ICIS were announced today:   Barbara Ortner, to Head of Market Reporting Stephen Burns, to Head of News and Analysis Shelley Kerr, to Managing Editor Europe

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Pappie returns to Shell Chemicals

HOUSTON (Chemicals Confidential)–David Pappie has returned to Shell Chemicals, this time as General Manager Commercial Excellence, after a five year stint as VP Recruitment for Shell, the Blog hears from a passing stranger in the arrivals hall of Houston’s IAH airport on Wednesday afternoon.   Before his break in HR, Pappie was a well-known fixture […]

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Tom Lane joins Houston-based ChemStar Inc

The Blog has received an email announcement that Tom Lane has joined Houston-based ChemStar Inc in sales and business development, and will be working from Confluence, Pennsylvania. The company’s products include: toluene, xylene, propylene glycol, DEG, glycerine and styrene.   Lane was previously with J&J Chemical America and Nova Chemical.  

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