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September 22, 2016
Private equity firm New Mountain Capital (New York, New York) has announced plans to merge two portfolio companies, Avantor Performance Materials (Center Valley, Pennsylvania) and NuSil Technology (Carpinteria, California) as it sharpens focus on the bioprocessing and biomaterials space....
September 25, 2016
Lanxess (Cologne) announced on Sunday that it has reached an agreement to acquire Chemtura Corporation (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) for $2.12 billion equity value in cash....
September 23, 2016
Inter Pipeline (Calgary, Alberta) says it has closed the C$1.35 billion ($1.05 billion) acquisition of The Williams Companies’ Canadian natural gas liquids (NGL) midstream businesses (Williams Canada), which was announced on 8 August....
September 23, 2016
To recover increases in the cost of feedstocks ethylene and chlorine, US polyvinyl chloride (PVC) producers have nominated October price increases of 4 cents per pound, but with the US construction season winding down and new supply slated to come online next year, buyer resistance is growing, according to IHS Chemical...
September 23, 2016
Vale's (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) board has not yet made a decision on selling a stake in its fertilizer unit, the company said in a securities filing on 22 September. The filing follows...
September 23, 2016
Toray Industries (Tokyo, Japan) aims to increase its worldwide carbon fiber production capacity by about 20% by 2018. The company will focus on a low-priced version used in wind turbines and other applications...
September 23, 2016
Strain engineering firm Ginkgo Bioworks (Boston) says it has signed an agreement with Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) to develop custom strains of microorganisms that will be used to...
September 22, 2016
Ashland’s Valvoline IPO, under which 30 million shares in the new firm will be sold in a public offering, has been priced at $22/share. Ashland will retain an 85% stake in...
September 22, 2016
Monsanto says it signed a global, non-exclusive licensing agreement for the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard's CRISPR-Cas genome-editing technology in agriculture. According to...
September 22, 2016
Omnova Solutions today reported fiscal third-quarter net income that rose more than tenfold year-on-year (YOY), to $4.7 million from $400,000. Sales, however, declined 7.3% YOY, to...
September 22, 2016
Linde announced on 22 September it will invest over $100 million to increase industrial gases capacity at its Claymont, Delaware site. The investment includes a new air separation unit...
September 22, 2016
H.B. Fuller today reported net income up 22.0% year-on-year (YOY), to $32.7 million, on sales down 2.2%, to $512.9 million. Lower selling prices and negative currency impacts drove the...
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