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Market to Market July 13, 2007 (#3245)


In the News

  • Ford to use Soybean-Based Foam in Mustang Seats
    (Jul 13, 2007) DETROIT (AP) -- Ford Motor Co will put soybean-based foam cushions in the seats of the 2008 Mustang and may do the same with other models as well, eventually saving thousands of barrels of oil in the manufacturing process, the automaker said...
  • Work Begins on NW Iowa Methane Plant--First of 20 Planned for U.S.
    (Jul 13, 2007) HULL (AP) -- Construction has begun on a methane plant that developers say will turn livestock waste into clean burning fuel.
  • China Bans Antifreeze Chemical in Toothpaste
    (Jul 13, 2007) BEIJING (AP) -- China banned diethylene glycol -- a thickening agent in antifreeze -- from use in toothpaste Wednesday, one of its most significant concessions yet as it struggles to regain international confidence in the country's beleaguered...