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December 9, 2014
Rivertop Renewables (Missoula, MT) announced today that it has begun construction of its first commercial plant located at DanChem Technologies, Inc.'s (DTI) facility at Danville, VA...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Rivertop-Renewables-announces-first-commercial-plant_65992.html
December 9, 2014
Reliance Industries (Mumbai) says that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Shandong Ruyi Science and Technology Group Co. (Ruyi; Jining, China), for a joint venture in...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Reliance-to-form-textile-JV-with-Chinese-firm-Ruyi_65991.html
December 9, 2014
Solvay announces today that it is acquiring Dhaymers (Taboão da Serra, Brazil), a producer of specialty esters, entering the skin care market and expanding its presence in...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Solvay-acquires-specialty-esters-producer-in-Brazil_65987.html
December 9, 2014
BASF today broke ground on a new innovation campus at Navi Mumbai, which is on the outskirts of Mumbai. The company will invest about €50 million ($62 million) to build the...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/BASF-builds-innovation-campus-in-India_65985.html
December 8, 2014
The New Zealand Superannuation Fund (NZ Super Fund) has made a $60-million equity investment in LanzaTech (Chicago) as part of a Series D round of funding that raised $112.6 for the...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/New-Zealand-invests-$60-million-in-LanzaTech_65977.html
December 8, 2014
Monsanto says its agriculture analytics division Climate Corporation (San Francisco) has acquired 640 Labs, an agricultural technology startup based in Chicago. Financial terms were...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Monsanto-adds-Chicago-start-up-to-growing-precision-ag-portfolio_65976.html
December 8, 2014
Eastman Chemical announced on Friday that it had completed acquiring Taminco, a global specialty chemical company, for $2.80 billion in cash and assumed debt. The acquired Taminco...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Eastman-completes-acquisition-of-Taminco_65946.html
December 8, 2014
Adama Agricultural Solutions, formerly Makhteshim Agan, said today that it will invest $50 million more in India over the next three to four years in distribution network, R&D and...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Adama-to-invest-$50-million-to-expand-operations-in-India_65975.html
December 8, 2014
National Industrialization Co. (Tasnee; Riyadh) said on Sunday that on 4 December it signed an agreement to purchase an additional 13% stake in titanium dioxide (TiO2) producer Cristal...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Tasnee-signs-deal-to-raise-stake-in-TiO2-producer-Cristal_65945.html
December 8, 2014
Aurobindo Pharma (Hyderabad, India) said on Friday that it had completed acquiring assets of nutritional supplement maker Natrol and other affiliate entities through a wholly owned US...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Aurobindo-completes-acquisition-of-US-nutraceuticals-firm-Natrol_65943.html
December 8, 2014
Merck announced today that it has reached an agreement to acquire Cubist Pharmaceuticals (Lexington, MA) for $102/share in cash, which represents a 35% premium to Cubist’s...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Merck-to-acquire-Cubist-Pharmaceuticals-for-$8-40-billion_65959.html
December 8, 2014
BP is accelerating plans to cut hundreds of jobs, many of them in the United Kingdom and in the United States, the UK press reported on Sunday. The cuts will be concentrated in...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/BP-accelerating-job-cuts-as-oil-price-continues-to-slide_65958.html
December 8, 2014
Ube Industries announced today the development of Ubenylon 1218IU, a nylon-6 liner material for hydrogen tanks used in fuel-cell vehicles, that was codeveloped with Toyota Motor. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Ube-Industries-new-nylon-resin-to-be-used-in-Toyota-fuel-cell-vehicles_65954.html
December 8, 2014
Russia’s Mendeleev Group will use UOP process technologies to produce high yields of transportation fuels to meet growing demand and stricter environmental regulations, the...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/UOP-to-provide-technology-for-deep-oil-refining-complex-in-Russia_65952.html
December 8, 2014
PhosAgro (Moscow), a leading fertilizer producer, said today that it has signed a contract with GEA Messo for the design, delivery, and assembly of equipment for a new ammonium sulfate...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/PhosAgro-to-build-ammonium-sulfate-plant-as-part-of-2020-growth-strategy_65951.html
December 8, 2014
Production of chemicals in Germany increased by 1.5% in 2014, compared with last year, says chemical trade association VCI (Frankfurt). The increase in demand for chemicals was...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/VCI-German-chemical-production-up-1-5-percent-in-2014-"moderate-upward-trend"-expected-in-2015_65962.html
December 8, 2014
Sanofi’s animal health subsidiary Merial is acquiring the Merck manufacturing facility at Barceloneta, Puerto Rico. The transaction is subject to approval by FTC. If approved...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Sanofi-acquires-Mercks-animal-health-facility-in-Puerto-Rico_65950.html
December 8, 2014
Indorama Ventures (Bangkok) and Performance Fibers (Huntersville, NC), a leading producer of industrial polyester fibers and fabrics, today announced that it has signed a definitive...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Indorama-to-acquire-Performance-Fibers-business-in-Asia_65949.html
December 8, 2014
Ineos says that its US olefins and polymers subsidiary and Sasol have broken ground on the previously announced, high-density polyethylene (HDPE) joint venture plant at Ineos’s...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Ineos-and-Sasol-break-ground-on-HDPE-joint-venture-plant_65948.html
December 8, 2014
Merck KGaA (Darmstadt, Germany) says that the shareholders of Sigma-Aldrich (St. Louis) have approved its previously announced merger with Merck at a special meeting held at St...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Sigma-Aldrich-shareholders-approve-merger-with-Merck-KGaA_65947.html
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