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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
June 12, 2015
Tessenderlo Chemie, part of Tessenderlo Group, has mandated ING (Amsterdam), BNP Paribas Fortis (Brussels), and KBC Bank (Brussels) as joint lead managers and joint bookrunners, and...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Tessenderlo-announces-mandate-for-bond-issue_71231.html
June 12, 2015
Thomas Swan (Consett, UK) has announced today that it has expanded its product portfolio of two-dimensional (2D) materials to include some not based on carbon. The company says it will...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Thomas-Swan-extends-portfolio-to-include-non-carbon-two-dimensional-materials_71228.html
June 12, 2015
Solvay at a Capital Markets Day being held on Wednesday at Bollate, Italy, updated investors and analysts on its strategy and performance. Solvay has confirmed the strategic direction...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Solvay-accelerates-transformation-confirms-2016-targets_71131.html
June 11, 2015
EuroChem (Zug, Switzerland) has signed an engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) plant contract for a 2,700-m.t./day ammonia plant to be built at Kingisepp, Russia. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/eastern_europe/russia/EuroChem-signs-ammonia-plant-contract-with-Maire-Tecnimont_71158.html
June 11, 2015
Solvay says that it has started production at its two new, large-scale, on-pipe alkoxylation facilities at Moerdijk, Netherlands; and Singapore. Both facilities produce alkoxylates...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/netherlands/Solvay-begins-alkoxylation-production-at-two-plants-in-the-Netherlands-and-Singapore_71155.html
June 11, 2015
Sibur, an integrated gas processing and petrochemicals company and the leading petrochemicals producer in Russia, on Wednesday published a limited operational update for the three...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/eastern_europe/russia/Sibur-reports-higher-first-quarter-petrochemical-revenues_71139.html
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