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April 3, 2012
LONZA APPOINTS RICHARD RIDINGER AS CEO Lonza says its board of directors has elected Richard Ridinger, 53, as the company’s new CEO effective May 1, 2012. Earlier this year...
http://www.chemweek.com/chem_ideas/Guest-Author/PharmaFine-Chemicals-Roundup-April-3_42451.html
March 30, 2012
This Week on CW:   At the IHS World Petrochemical Conference, held this week in Houston, Gary Adams, chief advisor for IHS Chemical, told attendees that global basic chemicals...
http://www.chemweek.com/chem_ideas/Vincent-Valk/Chemical-Industry-Weekly-News-Round-Up-Mar-30_42417.html
March 27, 2012
WATSON PHARMACEUTICALS TO ACQUIRE ACTAVIS? Watson Pharmaceuticals (Parsippany, NJ), a leading manufacturer of generic, branded and biologic pharmaceutical products, is close to...
http://www.chemweek.com/chem_ideas/Guest-Author/PharmaFine-Chemicals-Roundup-March-27_42321.html
March 28, 2012
In response to the tragic BP-Texas City refinery incident of 2005, OSHA initiated the Petroleum Refinery PSM National Emphasis Program (Refinery NEP) which resulted in lengthy and...
http://www.chemweek.com/chem_ideas/Guest-Author/New-U-S-Chemical-Plant-Safety-Inspections-Is-Your-Company-Prepared_42284.html
March 26, 2012
Topping the headlines last week, share buybacks and dividends are increasing as chemical companies continue to run up large cash balances. Over 60% of cash flow from operations was...
http://www.chemweek.com/chem_ideas/Vincent-Valk/Chemical-Finance-Digest-Mar-19-23_42313.html
March 23, 2012
The rapid transformation of the North American petrochemicals outlook will dominate discussions at key industry conferences over the next few weeks, including the American Fuel and...
http://www.chemweek.com/chem_ideas/Rob-Westervelt/Petchem-Revival_42254.html
March 23, 2012
This Week on CW:   Growth in the chemical industry in China is slowing, but still strong, and higher than in developed economies. Most analysts say the country can avoid a...
http://www.chemweek.com/chem_ideas/Vincent-Valk/Chemical-Industry-Weekly-News-Round-Up-Mar-23_42276.html
March 23, 2012
Many Western pharmaceutical companies – and indeed pharma fine chemical contract manufacturers - have a tough road to tread. As Aslam Malik, president of Ampac Fine Chemicals...
http://www.chemweek.com/chem_ideas/Alex-Scott/Fine-Chemicals-Why-High-Tech-Manufacturing-Really-is-the-Place-to-Be_42251.html
March 20, 2012
Topping the headlines last week, Wacker Chemie reported higher volumes and sales for 2011, but lower Ebitda and net income. The company also expects a further Ebitda decline for this...
http://www.chemweek.com/chem_ideas/Vincent-Valk/Chemical-Finance-Digest-Mar-12-16_42128.html
March 20, 2012
AMPAC FINE CHEMICALS: RELYING ON TECHNOLOGY CAPABILITY TO DRIVE GROWTH Alex Scott Ampac Fine Chemicals (AFC; Rancho Cordova, CA), the wholly owned pharmaceutical fine chemicals...
http://www.chemweek.com/chem_ideas/Guest-Author/PharmaFine-Chemicals-Roundup-March-20_42121.html
March 19, 2012
Opportunities on a scale not seen in decades are emerging for chemical makers, David Weidman, chairman and CEO of Celanese told attendees in accepting the Society of the Chemical Industry (SCI) American Section’s Chemical Industry Medal in New York last week....
http://www.chemweek.com/chem_ideas/Rob-Westervelt/New-Realities_42073.html
March 16, 2012
This Week on CW:   Shell Chemical says it is evaluating a site in Pennsylvania for a new, world-scale ethane cracker that will mostly serve the U.S. northeast. The company has...
http://www.chemweek.com/chem_ideas/Vincent-Valk/Chemical-Industry-Weekly-News-Round-Up-Mar-16_42093.html
March 16, 2012
This week, BASF has made yet another advance in the lithium battery materials sector through its licensing in of  lithium iron phosphate (LFP) battery materials from LiFePO4+C...
http://www.chemweek.com/chem_ideas/Alex-Scott/Chemical-Industry-Weekly-Innovation-News-Round-up-March-16_42084.html
March 14, 2012
by Hannu Vornamo, Secretary General, Helsinki Chemicals Forum The international community has been looking to enhance chemicals safety on a continuous basis for a long while now...
http://www.chemweek.com/chem_ideas/Guest-Author/Helsinki-Chemicals-Forum-to-Focus-on-Internationalization-of-Reach_41981.html
March 13, 2012
U.S. Bill Would Fund FDA Pharma Inspections By Kara Sissell Several U.S. lawmakers have introduced a bill that would result in more resources for FDA officials to conduct inspection of...
http://www.chemweek.com/chem_ideas/Guest-Author/PharmaFine-Chemicals-Roundup-March-13_41963.html
March 13, 2012
by Girish Malhotra, president of Epcot International (Pepper Pike, OH) During my career I have been involved in process simplification and cost reduction of different chemistries...
http://www.chemweek.com/chem_ideas/Girish-Malhotra/Neglected-Tropical-Disease-Drugs-What-are-they-Telling-Us-About-Innovation_41922.html
March 9, 2012
No single major innovation or technology development stand out this week - but there are some fascinating developments across a range of fronts.  In plant biotechnology, Bayer...
http://www.chemweek.com/chem_ideas/Alex-Scott/Chemical-Industry-Weekly-Innovation-News-Round-up-March-9_41900.html
March 5, 2012
By Nadim Chaudhry, CEO of Green Power Conferences   We polled more than 100 leaders in the industry for their thoughts and predictions about the biofuels and biochemicals...
http://www.chemweek.com/chem_ideas/Guest-Author/Survey-Future-Investments-in-Biofuels-will-be-in-Asia_41789.html
March 2, 2012
This Week on CW:   Some late earnings trickled in this week, and the news was mixed, though leaning negative. DSM’s fourth-quarter profits fell 43% due to flagging economic...
http://www.chemweek.com/chem_ideas/Vincent-Valk/Chemical-Industry-Weekly-News-Round-Up-March-2_41783.html
March 2, 2012
So called megatrends associated with earth's growing human population have been in evidence this week: In the agchems field the adoption of GM crops by area grew 8% in 2011 to 160...
http://www.chemweek.com/chem_ideas/Alex-Scott/Chemical-Industry-Weekly-Innovation-News-Round-up-March-2_41772.html
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