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October 7, 2014
Yara International, a global leading producer of fertilizers, says that Jørgen Ole Haslestad, long-serving CEO, resigned today. "Yara's board has concluded that Haslestad...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Yara-appoints-acting-CEO-since-former-incumbent-not-right-to-lead-company_64309.html
October 7, 2014
Linde said today that it will build a new air separation unit at Eisenhüttenstadt, in eastern Germany. The company will invest about €85 million ($107.3 million) to build the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Linde-to-build-air-separation-plant-in-Germany-to-supply-steelworks_64308.html
October 7, 2014
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has started a 45-day public commenting period on proposals for harmonized classification and labelling (CLH) for clorophene and...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/ECHA-opens-CLH-consultations-on-two-substances_64317.html
October 6, 2014
HFO-1234yf, a hydrofluoroolefin-based refrigerant, will be used in 7 million automobiles by 2015 as refrigerants currently used in mobile air-conditioning (MAC) systems are phased out...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/DuPont-New-refrigerant-to-be-in-7-million-cars-by-2015_64294.html
October 6, 2014
Huntsman is moving downstream into auto parts by integrating Gomet, an Italian producer of components for the automotive aftermarket, into its polyurethanes division. Huntsman acquired Gomet with the purchase of several chemical businesses from Rockwood Holdings, a deal that closed on 1 October....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/italy/Huntsman-integrates-polyurethanes-downstream-into-auto-parts_64291.html
October 6, 2014
Germany’s chemical industry association VCI (Frankfurt) says it welcomes the recent announcement of a comprehensive economic and trade agreement (CETA) between the European Union...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/VCI-welcomes-trade-agreement-between-EU-and-Canada-sees-growth-potential-for-German-chemicals_64284.html
October 6, 2014
Neste Jacobs (Kilpilahti, Finland) has been chosen as the engineering, procurement, and construction management (EPCM) contractor to design and implement a biobased propane production...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Neste-Jacobs-awarded-EPCM-contract-for-Neste-Oil-biobased-propane-unit-at-Rotterdam-refinery_64277.html
October 6, 2014
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has open a 45-day public commenting period on harmonized classification and labeling (CLH) proposals for four substances: dibutyltin...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/ECHA-starts-public-consultation-on-four-substances-under-CLH_64293.html
October 6, 2014
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has added oxathiapiprolin to the registry of intentions. Oxathiapiprolin is a member of the piperidinyl thiazole isoxazoline class of...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Oxathiapiprolin-added-to-ECHAs-registry-of-intentions_64289.html
October 6, 2014
Uralkali (Berezniki, Russia), one of the world’s largest producers and exporters of potash fertilizers, today announced its third-quarter production results. Production was up...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/eastern_europe/russia/Uralkali-reports-higher-potash-production-in-third-quarter-and-first-nine-months_64285.html
October 3, 2014
Sika (Baar, Switzerland) says that it has established a new subsidiary at Sarajevo. With this subsidiary, Sika creates its own distribution and production hub to access the market...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/eastern_europe/poland/Sika-establishes-subsidiary-at-Sarajevo_64258.html
October 3, 2014
Styrene spot prices jumped Friday as buyers continued to seek material following reports that a steam leak affected production at Shell's Moerdijk, Netherlands, facility. Two separate...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Styrene-spot-prices-in-Europe-climb-following-incident-at-Moerdijk_64265.html
October 3, 2014
EuroChem (Moscow), one of the world’s leading fertilizer companies, today announced a corporate reorganization, including plans to redomicile its headquarters to Zug...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Russias-EuroChem-to-move-headquarters-to-Switzerland_64263.html
October 3, 2014
Preparations for the next deadline for the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation, and Restriction of Chemicals (Reach) act, in 2018, and general regulatory compliance issues...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Reach-deadline-swells-Chemical-Business-Association-membership_64262.html
October 3, 2014
Shell has become the first organization to offer a globally available portfolio of natural gas–based fluids and solvents, Shell announced today. The high-purity paraffinic fluids...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Shell-Chemical-offers-gas-based-fluids-and-solvents-product-portfolio_64260.html
October 3, 2014
The European Commission today cleared Eli Lilly's proposed acquisition of Novartis’s animal health business. The commission’s investigation confirms that the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/EU-clears-Eli-Lillys-$5-4-billion-acquisition-of-Novartiss-animal-health-business_64259.html
October 3, 2014
Salix Pharmaceuticals (Raleigh, NC) and Cosmo Pharmaceuticals (Lainate, Italy) said on Thursday that they have agreed to terminate their previously announced agreement under which...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Pharma-merger-cancelled-as-Obama-Administration-tightens-tax-loophole_64252.html
October 3, 2014
Clemente: Market is tightening. Solvay, the global leading producer of soda ash, today announced plans to invest in its plant at Devnya, Bulgaria, to improve energy efficiency...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Solvay-invests-in-soda-ash-plant-in-Bulgaria-on-track-with-cost-saving-plan_64250.html
October 2, 2014
Reverdia (Geleen, Netherlands), a joint venture between DSM and starch manufacturer Roquette Frères (Lestrem, France), is licensing its biobased succinic acid technology...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Reverdia-to-license-of-biobased-succinic-acid-technology_64236.html
October 2, 2014
Sika (Baar, Switzerland) has opened a new construction chemicals plant at Simanovci, Serbia, 25 kilometers west of Belgrade. The greenfield project required a capital expenditure of 5...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/eastern_europe/Sika-inaugurates-construction-chemicals-plant-in-Serbia_64234.html
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