Distinct Organic chemical reactions

Distinct Organic chemical reactions

Organic reactions are reaction connecting with the organic chemical compounds. There are different types of organic chemical reactions. Organic reactions can be categorised based on the type of functional group involved in the reaction as a reactant and functional group that is formed as a result of the reaction.Classification of chemical reactions in organic chemistry. Oxidation reaction:In this type of chemical reaction, oxidation takes place when oxygen atoms are added or when the electrons are lost.  Read More


Seven years after Canada declared bisphenol A (BPA), to be toxic to human health, a national survey of chemicals in Canadians’ bodies shows more than 90 per cent of Canadians have it in their blood and the exposure may actually be getting worse, not better.BPA is an industrial chemical used in plastics and commonly found in food and beverage containers such as cans and reusable water bottles.It has been linked to brain and behavioural issues in babies and children as well as high blood pressure and infertility in adults. Read More


Stepan Company (SCL) said that it has entered into a five-year committed $350 million multi-currency revolving credit facility that matures on 30 January 2023, with a syndicate of banks.This credit agreement replaces the company’s previous $125 million revolving credit agreement that was scheduled to expire in July 2019.JP Morgan Chase Bank NA and Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated, an affiliate of Bank of America NA, acted as joint lead arrangers. Read More


Chevron Corporation (CVX) has named Bruce Niemeyer as corporate vice president of strategic planning, effective immediately. Niemeyer is currently vice president (VP) of Chevron’s mid-continent business unit.In his new role, Niemeyer (56), will be responsible for setting the strategic direction for the company, allocating capital and other resources and determining operating unit performance measures and targets.  He will report to Mark Nelson, VP of midstream, strategy & policy. Read More