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March 15, 2013
Univar has signed an exclusive five-year agreement with Molycorp Advanced Water Technologies (Molycorp; Greenwood Village, CO) to distribute Molycorp’s cerium-based water...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/water_treatment/Univar-signs-water-treatment-distribution-agreement-with-Molycorp_50561.html
March 15, 2013
Clariant (Muttenz, Switzerland) has broken ground on a color concentrates expansion at its Konstantynów Łódźki, Poland facility, the company announced today. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/plastic_additives/Clariant-starts-work-on-color-concentrates-expansion_50557.html
March 14, 2013
Dow Chemical says it plans to divest up to $1.5 billion worth of businesses over the next 18 months, including its polypropylene licensing and catalysts business and its plastic...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/plastic_additives/Dow-details-$1-5-billion-divestiture-plan_50507.html
March 13, 2013
Shareholders of Spartech (Clayton, MO), a custom plastic sheet, rollstock, and packaging solutions company, have approved PolyOne's $393-million acquisition of the company...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/printinginks/PolyOne-acquisition-of-Spartech-approved-by-shareholders_50470.html
March 12, 2013
Brenntag has agreed to acquire Lubrication Services (Oklahoma City) for $42 million. The company serves the oil and gas sector through a network of facilities in six states that cover...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/lubricants/Brenntag-acquires-US-lubricants-distributor_50449.html
March 12, 2013
Symrise (Holzminden, Germany), a flavors and fragrances producer, in 2012 achieved the highest sales and earnings in its history, the company announced today. Net income was 7% higher...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/flavors_and_fragrances/Symrise-reports-record-results-targets-increase-in-sales-by-&euro1-billion-by-2020_50440.html
March 8, 2013
KMG Chemicals reports fiscal second-quarter earnings down 36% year-on-year (YOY), to $1.6 million, or 14 cts/share, on sales down 15%, to $57 million. Reduced demand in both of the...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/electronic_chemicals/KMG-Chemicals-earnings-fall-on-lower-sales_50380.html
March 6, 2013
Ems Group (Herrliberg, Switzerland) has completed the takeover of the automotive supply business in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) of Eftec (Zlin, Czech Republic), a 50-50 joint...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/adhesives_and_sealants/Ems-takes-control-of-Eftec-automotive-supply-business_50276.html
March 6, 2013
International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF) on Tuesday opened a flavors manufacturing plant at the Guangzhou Economic and Technological Development District, in China. The facility is...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/flavors_and_fragrances/International-Flavors-and-Fragrances-opens-large-flavors-plant-in-China_50271.html
March 5, 2013
Symrise (Holzminden, Germany), a leading producer of flavors and fragrances, has acquired the global fragrance business of the Belmay Group (New York), an international developer and...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/flavors_and_fragrances/Symrise-acquires-Belmays-fragrance-activities-reinforcing-North-American-presence_50249.html
March 1, 2013
Advanced Refining Technologies (ART), a joint venture between W.R. Grace and Chevron, announced last week that it has signed a sales agreement with Chevron Lummus Global (CLG) to...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/catalysts/ART-Chevron-Lummus-Global-ink-catalyst-sales-agreement_50203.html
March 1, 2013
Arkema is betting strongly on the Asian and North American markets, focusing its investments on the high-performance materials and coating solutions areas, to remain on track toward...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/Arkema-bets-on-Asian-North-American-markets-on-track-with-2016-road-map_50187.html
March 1, 2013
Producers say personal-care chemical markets—skin-care markets in particular—are full of new opportunities related to health and sustainability trends. Ashland said in a...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/personal_care/Health-beauty-claims-a-big-driver-in-skin-hair-care-markets_50177.html
February 26, 2013
Croda reports an increase of 5.1% in operating profit during the fourth quarter of 2012, to £61.9 million ($81.75 million). Sales rose by 2.2%, to £240.1 million, over the...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/lubricants/Crodas-fourth-quarter-profit-rises-to-5-1-percent-despite-European-economic-backdrop_50071.html
February 26, 2013
Ecolab’s fiscal fourth-quarter earnings increased 161% year-on-year (YOY), to $231.4 million, on sales up 65%, to $3.05 billion. Sales and income included adjustments related to...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/water_treatment/Ecolab-earnings-rise-on-growth-in-all-segments_50072.html
February 26, 2013
Elementis (London) generated $107.1 million in net profit during 2012, a drop of almost 14% on 2011, the company reported today. The company's operating profit nevertheless grew 5%...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/Elementiss-profit-drops-14-percent-despite-stable-sales_50063.html
February 22, 2013
Clariant has opened an AMPS polymers plant for production of specialty polysulfonates at its facility at Tarragona, Spain, the company announced today. The new plant is the result of a...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/personal_care/Clariant-starts-production-at-AMPS-polymer-plant-in-Spain_50019.html
February 21, 2013
Calgon Carbon says fourth-quarter net income significantly grew compared to the fourth quarter 2011—up 85%, to $9.1 million. Earnings per share of 16 cts/share were above analyst...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/water_treatment/Calgon-Carbon-reports-strong-earnings-gain-in-fourth-quarter_49994.html
February 19, 2013
OM Group swung to a fourth-quarter loss of $34 million, or $1.06/share, compared with a profit of $53 million in the year-ago quarter, on weakness in its magnetic technologies business...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/electronic_chemicals/OM-Group-swings-to-loss-on-weak-magnetic-technologies-results-charges_49944.html
February 19, 2013
Rockwood’s fourth-quarter earnings declined 66% year-on-year (YOY), to $21.2 million, or 26 cts/share, on sales up 1.8%, to $829 million. Earnings for the 2012 fourth-quarter...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/electronic_chemicals/Rockwood-earnings-fall-on-weak-TiO2-additives-results_49942.html
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