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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
December 8, 2014
Phillips 66 expects its share of capital spending by CPChem, the 50-50 joint venture with Chevron, to total $1.4 billion in 2015. The sum compares with $1 billion budgeted for 2014, and final tallies of $613 million in 2013, $371 million in 2012, and $222 million in 2011....
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Phillips-66-slates-$1-4-billion-capital-spending-to-CPChem-in-2015_65942.html
December 8, 2014
Saint-Gobain (Courbevoie, France) says that it will acquire all shares held by the Burkard family — the current majority shareholder of Sika (Baar, Switzerland) — for 2.75...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Saint-Gobain-to-acquire-controlling-stake-in-Sika-Sika-management-against-move_65956.html
December 8, 2014
From left: Arnaud Meissonnier, M&A, Asia/Pacific at BASF; Thomas Bernhardt, v.p./strategy, performance materials at BASF; Raimar Jahn, president/performance materials at BASF...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/BASF-to-acquire-TPU-manufacturer-Taiwan-Sheen-Soon_65953.html
December 5, 2014
Yara International (Oslo) says that its board has approved an investment of 1.74 billion Swedish kronor ($233 million) to increase technical ammonium nitrate (TAN) capacity at the...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Yara-to-expand-ammonium-nitrate-capacity-in-Sweden_65912.html
December 5, 2014
The Linde supervisory board has appointed Christian Bruch and Bernd Eulitz as new members of its executive board with effect from 1 January 2015. Bruch and Eulitz will succeed Aldo...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Linde-appoints-two-new-members-to-the-executive-board_65925.html
December 5, 2014
Vertellus (Indianapolis), a leading producer of specialty chemicals for the life sciences sector and other industrial applications, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Vertellus-to-acquire-Dows-sodium-borohydride-business-Valfilm-buys-polyolefin-films-plant_65923.html
December 5, 2014
Office Chérifien des Phosphates (OCP; Casablanca) reports 11.6 billion Moroccan dirhams ($1.30 billion) in revenue during the third quarter, up 13%  from DH10.2 billion one...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Moroccos-OCP-posts-third-quarter-revenue-up-13-percent-on-higher-pricing-volume_65922.html
December 5, 2014
Elopak (Oslo), a leading liquid food packaging supplier, has announced the launch of beverage cartons featuring certified renewable polyethylene (PE). A wide range of these cartons...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Elopak-to-use-renewable-polyethylene-in-beverage-cartons_65916.html
December 5, 2014
Arbor Pharmaceuticals (Atlanta), a specialty pharmaceutical company, said on Thursday that private equity firm KKR is acquiring a “significant minority stake” in the...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/KKR-acquires-stake-in-US-company-Arbor-Pharmaceuticals_65914.html
December 5, 2014
Plant Health Care (Raleigh, NC), a leading provider of novel biological products to agriculture, announced today that it has signed a development and distribution agreement with Arysta...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Plant-Health-Care-signs-Brazil-sugarcane-development-accord-with-Arysta-LifeScience_65913.html
December 5, 2014
DuPont says that it has appointed Matthias Heinzel as president/nutrition and health, effective 1 January 2015. Heinzel will succeed Craig Binetti, who is retiring following 38 years...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/DuPont-appoints-new-president-of-nutrition-and-health_65911.html
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