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January 27, 2015
Cabot says that it has been awarded contracts by two US power utilities to supply its Darco Hg family of activated carbon products to remove mercury from the flue gas of coal-fired...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Cabot-awarded-two-contracts-for-mercury-removal_67230.html
January 27, 2015
Winter Storm Juno in the northeastern United States could reduce aromatics operations for several producers in the region. The National Weather Service (Silver Spring, MD) issued...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Winter-Storm-Juno-may-impact-northeast-US-aromatics_67225.html
January 27, 2015
Enterprise Products Partners has shut down part of the Appallachia-to-Texas (Atex) ethane pipeline after it was damaged on the morning of 26 January by a rupture and explosion in Brooke County, WV. No one was injured by the blast....
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Explosion-limits-service-on-Enterprises-Atex-ethane-pipeline_67241.html
January 27, 2015
ACC's Chemical Activity Barometer (CAB), a leading economic indicator index developed by ACC's economics department, increased 0.2% to 97.7 in January, following a 0.1% decline in...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/ACCs-leading-indicator-shows-modest-January-gain_67240.html
January 26, 2015
Ashland today reported fiscal first-quarter net income from continuing operations down 55% year-on-year (YOY), to $40 million, or 57 cts/share, on sales that were roughly flat at $1.4...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Ashland-earnings-fall-on-elastomers-sale-charge-but-beat-estimates_67226.html
January 26, 2015
Methanex has started up a 1.0-million m.t./year methanol plant that has been relocated from Chile to Geismar, LA."This accomplishment marks another key milestone in our 2013 commitment to grow our [annual] operating capacity by approximately 3.0 million m.t. over three years, and it will support our continued growth and strategic focus on global methanol leadership,” says John Floren, president and CEO....
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Methanex-brings-first-relocated-Geismar-methanol-plant-online_67212.html
January 26, 2015
MeadWestvaco (MWV) and RockTenn are planning a merger that would create a $16.0-billion leader in the global packaging industry. The combined company, to be named prior to closing...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/MWV-to-merge-with-packaging-firm-RockTenn-before-spinning-off-specialty-chemicals_67210.html
January 26, 2015
JSR (Tokyo) today upgraded most of its forecast for the fiscal year ending 31 March 2015. The company expects net income of ¥30.0 billion ($253.3 million) compared with a previous...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/JSR-upgrades-fiscal-year-forecast_67208.html
January 26, 2015
Distributor DKSH (Zurich) and Shin-Etsu Silicones, a pioneer in the field of silicones for personal-care products, have extended their existing agreement to market, sell, and...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/DKSH-and-Shin-Etsu-Silicones-extend-distribution-deal-in-Europe_67202.html
January 26, 2015
JGC (Yokohama) announced today that, as a part of a consortium with JGC Malaysia, it has been awarded an engineering, procurement, construction, and commissioning (EPCC) contract by a...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/JGC-awarded-LNG-contract-in-Malaysia_67201.html
January 26, 2015
LG Chem reports net profits declined 38% in the fourth quarter of 2014 compared with the year-ago period, to 109.4 billion South Korean won ($101.0 million). Fourth-quarter...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/LG-Chem-reports-falls-in-profits-sales_67200.html
January 26, 2015
Ineos today hit out at the United Kingdom’s Environment Audit Committee’s (EAC) call for a moratorium on fracking. EAC is a parliamentary committee comprising members of...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Ineos-lambasts-UK-audit-committee-report-calling-for-moratorium-on-fracking_67194.html
January 26, 2015
The battle between the Sika (Baar, Switzerland) management and the company’s controlling shareholders, the Burkard-Schenker family, has taken a new turn, with a statement from...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Sika-board-seeks-to-strip-family-of-power-to-sell-control-of-firm-to-Saint-Gobain_67199.html
January 26, 2015
Mixed xylene (MX) spot prices picked up during the past week in the United States, alongside reduced production, but demand remains weak in domestic as well as overseas markets. Many...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Demand-for-mixed-xylenes-exports-from-US-is-still-lackluster_67190.html
January 23, 2015
Europe's styrene market has made steady gains through this week on the back of renewed buying interest for prompt material as traders moved to put together cargoes for export. Trading...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Prompt-export-demand-pushes-styrene-prices-up-in-Europe_67171.html
January 23, 2015
Several sectors of the UK plastics industry today expressed their disappointment that the government is considering to press ahead with plans to potentially exempt biodegradable...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/UK-plastics-industry-warns-that-biodegradable-carrier-bag-levy-exemption-will-hurt-recycling-jobs_67169.html
January 23, 2015
FDA, on 22 January, issued an import alert for an active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) manufacturing facility of Ipca Laboratories (Mumbai), located at Ratlam, India. An import alert...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/FDA-issues-import-alert-against-Ipca-API-plant_67168.html
January 23, 2015
Sibur has confirmed to CW reports published by Russian press agency Interfax that it is reviewing the costs of its large petrochemicals project ZapSibNeftekhim. The review will take...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Sibur-reviewing-plans-for-large-petchems-project-ZapSibNeftekhim_67166.html
January 23, 2015
South Korea's benzene exports to China have increased in January on month-on-month and year-on-year (YOY) bases, data obtained by IHS Chemical show. Volatile crude oil futures have put...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/South-Koreas-benzene-exports-to-China-rise-amid-crude-volatility_67165.html
January 23, 2015
BP said on Thursday that it intends to sell its 950,000-cubic meter capacity oil storage terminal in Amsterdam, which it has owned and operated since 1997. The terminal acts as an...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/BP-to-divest-Amsterdam-oil-terminal_67164.html
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