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September 15, 2016
Oxea has announced price increases on 2-ethylhexanol (2-EH) and 2-ethylhexanoic acid, effective 1 October. The price of 2-EH will increase by $0.05/lb in North America and Mexico, and by $110/metric ton in South America. The price of 2-ethylhexanoic acid will increase by $0.06/lb or $130/metric ton in North America....
September 15, 2016
Amyris (Emeryville, California) and Ginkgo Bioworks (Boston, Massachusetts) have agreed to collaborate to bring to market new, biobased ingredients across food and nutrition, flavor...
September 15, 2016
Ashland today announced it is enacting sales control on 1-4 butanediol (BDO) and N-methyl-2-pyrrolidone (M-Pyrol) In North America, to manage inventory and ensure that forecasted...
September 15, 2016
Cooper Tire & Rubber says it has reached a “key milestone” in its efforts toward producing a guayule-based concept tire by mid-2017. Guayule is a rubber-containing...
September 15, 2016
Air Products says it will increase the price for its liquid and bulk industrial gas products for its North American customers. Effective 1 October, the price of liquid argon will...
September 15, 2016
TPC Group (Houston, Texas) says it has already exceeded the $100-million target of its earnings and cash improvement plan, which was announced earlier this year, and that the company will be in a strong position in 2017 even if commodity prices do not recover....
September 14, 2016
Monsanto has accepted an increased takeover bid of $128/share from Bayer, paving the way for Bayer to acquire Monsanto in an all-cash transaction valued at $66 billion....
September 14, 2016
Canexus (Calgary, Alberta) has turned down a nonbinding acquisition proposal from Chemtrade Logistics Income Fund (Chemtrade; Toronto, Ontario), instead reaffirming plans for a C$75-million offering of senior unsecured notes. Chemtrade made its proposal on 6 September, offering C$1.45 per common share in cash—an equity value of C$271 million ($205 million) and a premium of 18% over Canexus’s closing share price on 13 September of C$1.23. Chemtrade says it is willing to negotiate a higher bid....
September 14, 2016
Cellulosic sugar firm Renmatix (King of Prussia, PA) says it has closed its first tranche in a $14-million Series E financing led by Bill Gates, with additional investment and a...
September 14, 2016
Biological crop nutrition firm Agrinos (Oslo, Norway) has opened a new microbial production facility in Clackamas, Oregon. The 28,000 square-foot facility, which also includes a...
September 14, 2016
 Vertellus is expanding its relationship with distributor Palmer Holland to better serve the coatings, automotive, sealants, and elastomer (CASE) and lubricants markets. The...
September 14, 2016
Specialty chemcials producer Clariant on Wednesday said it has acquired and received clearance from regulators for Kel-Tech (Midland, Texas) and X-Chem (Irving, Texas), both players in the oilfield chemicals in the United States....
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