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September 23, 2015News roundup Sept. 22 Air Products to spin off materials technologies Air Products plans to spin off its electronics and performance materials segment to shareholders via a tax-free...
September 21, 2015Kemira at today’s capital markets day (CMD) at its R&D center at Espoo, Finland, will confirm its mid-term financial targets. The company's updated vision, "The first...
September 17, 2015Air Products plans to spin off its electronics and performance materials segment to shareholders via a tax-free spin-off. The business, which accounts for roughly 20% of Air Products revenue, had 2014 sales of $2.1 billion and adjusted Ebitda of $521 million....
September 14, 2015Bayer intends to proceed with an initial public offering of Covestro (Leverkusen), a leading polymers company formerly known as Bayer MaterialScience....
September 14, 2015Formosa Petrochemical (Taipei) is studying the feasibility of a $9.4-billion ethylene project in St. James Parish, LA, consisting of two ethane crackers and multiple derivative plants...
September 15, 2015Lanxess is in negotiations to spin its synthetic rubber business into a possible joint venture with Ineos, according to a Reuters report, citing people familiar with the matter...
September 15, 2015The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) has announced a preliminary decision to issue air quality permits to a 1.3-million m.t./year methanol plant that Celanese has proposed to build at its Bishop, TX, facility....
September 3, 2015Formosa Petrochemical (Taipei) says it is evaluating a $9.4-billion petrochemical complex in St. James Parish, Louisiana that would include two new crackers. A final investment...
September 1, 2015Chemours has set a fourth-quarter dividend of 3 cts/share, roughly 95% below the 55-ct/share third-quarter dividend assigned by DuPont. This is the first dividend declared by Chemours...
August 31, 2015Monsanto dropped plans to acquire Syngenta after its latest offer was rejected. A deal would have combined the world’s largest seeds company, Monsanto, with the world’s...