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Probe finds inoperative warning systems, absence of preventive mechanisms at LG Polymers plant
India

Probe finds inoperative warning systems, absence of preventive mechanisms at LG Polymers plant

12 people died and hundreds were hospitalised after toxic styrene gas leaked from the chemical plant near Visakhapatnam in the early hours of 7 May

Vizag gas leak: Styrene tanks at LG Polymers plant were outdated, lacked temperature sensors, finds NGT-appointed committee
India

Vizag gas leak: Styrene tanks at LG Polymers plant were outdated, lacked temperature sensors, finds NGT-appointed committee

A committee appointed by India’s top environmental court has blamed lack of basic safety norms for a gas leak in a South Korean-owned chemical factory in Visakhapatnam that killed 12 people and sickened hundreds

Vizag gas leak: LG Chem plant operated with state permits since 1997 despite lacking environmental clearance from Centre
India

Vizag gas leak: LG Chem plant operated with state permits since 1997 despite lacking environmental clearance from Centre

A plastic factory in India where a chemical gas leak killed 12 people and sickened hundreds more last week lacked federal environmental clearance but had been issued state permits to operate anyway

Vizag gas leak: LG Chem booked for culpable homicide after styrene gas leaked from their plant killed 11, affected 800 others
India

Vizag gas leak: LG Chem booked for culpable homicide after styrene gas leaked from their plant killed 11, affected 800 others

Indian police have filed a culpable homicide complaint against an LG Chem subsidiary over a toxic gas leak at its chemical plant in the south of the country that killed 11 people and forced 800 into hospital for treatment from poisoning

Vizag gas leak kills at least 11, impacts another 1,000 people; disturbing visuals bring back memories of Bhopal gas tragedy
India

Vizag gas leak kills at least 11, impacts another 1,000 people; disturbing visuals bring back memories of Bhopal gas tragedy

As India was grappling with the coronavirus pandemic, another mishap at a plastic factory in Andhra Pradesh's Vishakhapatnam district killed at least 11 people, including one child and lead to the hospitalistaion of hundreds others.

Vizag gas leak Updates: Andhra govt to airlift 500 kgs of PTBC from Daman to neutralise chemical; special NDRF team to fly in from Pune
India

Vizag gas leak Updates: Andhra govt to airlift 500 kgs of PTBC from Daman to neutralise chemical; special NDRF team to fly in from Pune

Vizag Gas Leak LIVE Updates: The Central government is flying in a specialised CBRN (chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear) team of the NDRF from Pune to Vishakhapatnam.

Tesla reportedly in advanced talks with South Korea's LG Chem for making car batteries
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Tesla reportedly in advanced talks with South Korea's LG Chem for making car batteries

The move represents a push by Tesla to diversify sources of the key component for its electric vehicles.

Tesla in favour of Germany as the location for its first European Gigafactory
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Tesla in favour of Germany as the location for its first European Gigafactory

Tesla already has operations in Pruem, Germany, which is only 30 kilometers from Belgium

Toyota to market more than 10 electric vehicle models by early 2020s
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Toyota to market more than 10 electric vehicle models by early 2020s

Toyota expects EVs to account for around half of its global sales by 2030 when it aims to sell 4.5 million petrol-electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles.

LG Chem to provide L-shaped batteries for Apple iPhone next year
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LG Chem to provide L-shaped batteries for Apple iPhone next year

South Korea's LG Chem Ltd is slated to exclusively provide batteries for Apple's iPhone 9 which is likely to be launched next year, a Korean newspaper reported on Friday.

Samsung Electronics in talks with LG Chem for smartphone batteries: Report
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Samsung Electronics in talks with LG Chem for smartphone batteries: Report

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd is in talks with LG Chem Ltd to make it one of its smartphone battery suppliers, the Chosun Ilbo newspaper said on Monday - a move that would diversify its supplier base after the failure of its Galaxy Note 7.

Samsung Electronics in talks with LG Chem for smartphone battery supply says Nikkei
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Samsung Electronics in talks with LG Chem for smartphone battery supply says Nikkei

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd is in talks with LG Chem Ltd to supply batteries for its new smartphones, the Nikkei newspaper reported, citing sources.

Panasonic, Sanyo, plead guilty to charges of price fixing
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Panasonic, Sanyo, plead guilty to charges of price fixing

Panasonic, one of the largest Japanese electronics producers, has pleaded guilty to charges of price fixing conspiracies involving laptop battery cells and automotive parts...

LG pips Apple to second place in US handset market
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LG pips Apple to second place in US handset market

Things appear to be looking up for LG in the US as it beat Apple to the second place in the US handset market following a bright December. According to Hong...

LG showcases camera technology in upcoming Optimus G
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LG showcases camera technology in upcoming Optimus G

At the IFA 2012 event LG officially unveiled their latest smartphone and the brand had dubbed it the handset with the second generation quad core processor. In