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April 16, 2009
The company is targeting the flame retardant additives and oil refinery catalyst markets with its first products....
April 16, 2009
Most of the increased capacity was for LYNX catalysts at BASF's Pasadena, TX site....
April 2, 2009
The new class of catalysts may lead to new synthesis strategies and the possible replacement of petrochemical feedstocks by abundant small alkanes, Argonne says....
March 31, 2009
Süd-Chemie (Munich) predicts that its Ebit will fall by 15%-19% in 2009 from an Ebit for full-year 2008 of €117.1 million. Corresponding sales for 2009 are predicted to...
March 27, 2009
Combined with "optimized operating conditions," the technology increases the yield of light-cycle oil (LCO) by 10%, BASF says....
February 25, 2009
Company will use the funds to demonstrates the effectiveness of its algae biogasification process that turns vegetation and similar biomass into ethane, hydrogen, or other synthetic gases (syngas)....
February 18, 2009
Funds will be used over the next two years to develop catalysts derived from iron, copper, and other metals....
January 28, 2009
One major chemical company is well into discussions to sell “the crown jewels” of its fine chemicals business....
January 26, 2009
Novozymes, the enzymes technology firm, has bucked the chemical industry’s seemingly endless reports of plant shutdowns and sales drop offs, by announcing “strong”...
January 16, 2009
Global demand for catalysts is forecast to increase nearly 6%/year, to $16.3 billion by 2012, says a recent report by The Freedonia Group (Cleveland). Volumes are expected to grow...
January 13, 2009
Rahu Catalytics (Nottingham, U.K.) says it has entered into a license and supply agreement with OM Group (OMG; Cleveland) for Rahu’s iron-based oxidation catalyst. Under the...
December 23, 2008
Albemarle said Friday that it intends to cut annualized costs by about $40 million next year in response to the difficult economic environment. "Given the challenges of the global...
November 26, 2008
Johnson Matthey said earlier today that it has completed the sale of its ceramic insulators and alumina businesses in Germany, Poland and Romania to Lapp Insulator (Le Roy, NY) for...
September 24, 2008
Chemists at Newcastle University (Newcastle, U.K.) say they are progressing “extremely well” and may now be about four years from commercializing an energy-efficient...
June 11, 2008
Evonik Industries says it will discontinue production of orthoesters at its Niederkassel, Germany plant in the third quarter of this year, due to overcapacity, high raw material prices...
June 4, 2008
Süd-Chemie says it has started up its new catalysts facility at Mesaieed, Qatar. The company invested in the “low double-digit million euros” in the new facility. The...
April 21, 2008
Specialty chemicals firm Süd-Chemie (Munich) has recorded a 21% hike in Ebit to €101 million in 2007, compared with the year-ago period, on corresponding sales up 7% to...
December 20, 2007
DSM’s venture capital arm DSM Venturing says it has made an unspecified investment in Novomer (Ithaca, New York), a materials technology start-up. Novomer is developing a...
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