Volume 91 Issue 27 | pp. 22-24
Issue Date: July 8, 2013

Trade Secrets: Specialty Chemical Technology At Risk

Department: Government & Policy
Keywords: trade secrets, intellectual property, theft, cybersecurity

Theft of trade secrets by foreign competitors or foreign governments is an increasing threat for U.S. businesses. “But our members face these sorts of challenges from a number of fronts, including our own government,” says Daniel Newton, senior manager of government relations at the Society of Chemical Manufacturers & Affiliates (SOCMA), a trade group of mostly small specialty chemical makers.

SOCMA is concerned about a proposed regulation by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) . . .

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