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June 16, 2015
Lehigh Technologies (Atlanta), a maker of micronized rubber powders (MRPs) for chemical applications, has launched a subsidiary in Spain, called Lehigh Spain, to grow its presence in...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Lehigh-Technologies-launches-subsidiary-in-Spain_71375.html
June 16, 2015
Borealis has declared force majeure on phenol and acetone supply from the company's Porvoo,  Finland site, effective 15 June and until further notice, the company has confirmed to...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Borealis-declares-force-majeure-on-phenol-acetone-from-Finnish-site_71372.html
June 16, 2015
Merck KGaA (Darmstadt, Germany) says that that the European Commission has approved its planned acquisition of life science company Sigma-Aldrich (St. Louis). Merck, in September 2014...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/EU-clears-Merck-KGaA-acquisition-of-Sigma-Aldrich-subject-to-sale-of-certain-assets_71347.html
June 16, 2015
Suhail Al Mazrouei replaces Khadem Al Qubaisi. Borealis on Tuesday announced the appointment of Suhail Al Mazrouei, managing director of International Petroleum Investment Co. (IPIC)...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/IPIC-managing-director-appointed-chairman-of-Borealiss-supervisory-board_71370.html
June 16, 2015
PhosAgro (Moscow) said on Tuesday that it has officially inaugurated the Smart Bulk Terminal, its new fertilizer terminal at Ust-Luga. PhosAgro’s partner in the project is...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/eastern_europe/russia/PhosAgro-inaugurates-fertilizer-terminal-at-Ust-Luga_71369.html
June 16, 2015
Potash West (Belmont, Australia), an exploration company, has commissioned Ercosplan (Erfurt, Germany) to oversee its technical operations involving the Thuringia potash project in...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Potash-West-appoints-Ercosplan-as-consultant-on-German-potash-project_71341.html
June 16, 2015
Novacap International (Lyon, France) says that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of a majority stake in CU Chemie Uetikon (Lahr, Germany) from private equity firm...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Novacap-completes-acquisition-of-Uetikon_71365.html
June 16, 2015
Statoil (Stavanger, Norway) has awarded Baker Hughes (London) a contract to  design and supply production chemicals and services to a platform in the Mariner oil field in the UK...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Statoil-awards-UK-firm-contract-to-design-and-supply-production-chemicals-for-new-North-Sea-platform_71361.html
June 16, 2015
The Plastics Industry Recycling Action Plan (Pirap) was launched on Tuesday by Plastics 2020, which includes the British Plastics Federation (BPF), the Packaging and Films Association...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Plastics-2020-launches-plastics-industry-recycling-action-plan_71360.html
June 15, 2015
Huber Engineered Materials, a division of JM Huber, says that it has acquired the Safire nitrogen and phosphorus halogen-free fire-retardant technology from Floridienne Group...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Huber-acquires-flame-retardant-technology-from-Belgian-firm_71332.html
June 15, 2015
Europe's styrene-over-benzene spread has averaged $484/m.t. so far in 2015, almost double the average spread for the full year of 2014, which was $250/m.t., with suppliers reaping the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Europes-styrene-benzene-spread-in-2015-outstrips-spreads-last-year_71318.html
June 15, 2015
A peak in worldwide energy-related emissions could be achieved as early as 2020 and at no net economic cost, says the International Energy Agency (IEA; London) in a special report on...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/International-Energy-Agency-highlights-likely-success-factors-for-Paris-climate-summit_71317.html
June 15, 2015
France's ecology minister, Segolène Royal, on Sunday announced the ban on garden centers' sale Roundup, Monsanto’s glyphosate herbicide, which the United Nations has...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Frances-ecology-minister-bans-garden-centers-sale-of-Roundup_71299.html
June 15, 2015
ThyssenKrupp Uhde Chlorine Engineers, a world leader in chlor-alkali and hydrochloric acid electrolysis plants; and McPhy Energy (La Motte-Fanjas, France), a leading developer of...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/ThyssenKrupp-Uhde-Chlorine-Engineers-and-McPhy-Energy-sign-alliance-in-hydrogen-generation_71288.html
June 15, 2015
Planning officers at the county council of Lancashire, UK have recommended that the council's development control committee grant planning consent to Cuadrilla Resources' (Lichfield...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Cuadrilla-receives-partial-recommendation-in-favor-of-fracking-at-UK-sites-full-approval-still-pending_71315.html
June 15, 2015
Recipharm (Jordbro, Sweden) says that it has completed the acquisition of OnTarget Chemistry (Uppsala, Sweden), a contract research organization that offers synthetic and analytical...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/sweden/Recipharm-acquires-OnTarget-Chemistry_71313.html
June 14, 2015
Momentive Performance Materials has completed expansion of its liquid silicone rubber (LSR) plant at Leverkusen, Germany. Expansion of the unit, based at the Leverkusen Chempark, was...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Momentive-completes-expansion-of-liquid-silicone-rubber-facility-in-Germany_71281.html
June 12, 2015
  The massive buildup of petrochemical capacity, based on shale gas, in North America is a long-term competitive threat to Europe’s chemical business, says Tom Crotty, group...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/IHS-aromatics-and-olefins-conference-Europe-must-develop-shale-to-combat-threat-from-US-petchems-says-Ineoss-Crotty_71136.html
June 12, 2015
International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF), a creator of flavors and fragrances for consumer products, says that it has made a binding offer for the acquisition of Lucas Meyer...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/france/IFF-to-acquire-cosmetics-ingredients-company-based-in-Canada_71232.html
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