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NOVA Chemicals Corporation, 1000 Seventh Avenue S.W., Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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NOVA Chemicals contributes to Alberta Flood Relief Efforts
Calgary, Alberta (June 25, 2013) - NOVA Chemicals announced today that it is
donating $100,000 to the Canadian Red Cross to assist with the flood relief
efforts taking place throughout Southern Alberta. NOVA Chemicals will also match
its employee contributions to the Canadian Red Cross up to an additional
$100,000 to extend the company's reach into nearby communities.
"We are committed to the safety and well-being of our communities and want to
support outreach to those that have experienced the devastation of these
floods," said Randy Woelfel, NOVA Chemicals CEO. "Calgary is our Head Office and
we want to lend our support to the many agencies and individuals
already begun the extensive clean-up and recovery efforts. We also want to
recognize the tremendous response from the local leaders, emergency response
personnel and human service agencies that have been on the front lines since
this situation began."
NOVA Chemicals is a Responsible Care(®) company and is committed to working with
city officials, local leadership, the industry and its employees to extend our
support to the rebuilding of the region.
"The commitment to work in partnership with our communities is also very
personal to our employees. NOVA Chemicals employees will also be participating
directly in organized recovery efforts throughout the region," Woelfel added.
About NOVA Chemicals
NOVA Chemicals develops and manufactures chemicals, plastic resins and end-
products that make everyday life safer, healthier and easier. Our employees work
to ensure health, safety, security and environmental stewardship through our
commitment to sustainability and Responsible Care(®). NOVA Chemicals,
headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, is a wholly owned subsidiary of the
International Petroleum Investment Company (IPIC) of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi,
United Arab Emirates.
Visit NOVA Chemicals on the Internet at www.novachemicals.com.
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