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July 20, 2010Zep (Atlanta, GA), a maker of specialty cleaning and maintenance chemicals, has entered into a $320 million credit line with a consortium of banks led by J.P. Morgan Chase. The line...
June 16, 2010The Soap and Detergent Association (SDA; Washington) says it has changed its name to the American Cleaning Institute (ACI) to better showcase how cleaning contributes to better living...
June 1, 2010The report says that, among the larger market size applications, specialty films, printed circuit boards, IC process chemicals, engineering thermoplastics, and construction chemicals will grow fastest....
May 17, 2010After the expansion comes online in 2012, BASF will be the largest methanesulfonic acid (MSA) producer with 30,000 m.t./year of capacity....
May 10, 2010Croda International has agreed to sell its oleochemicals business, based at Emmerich, Germany, to KLK Emmerich GmbH, a subsidiary of the oil palm plantation group Kuala Lumpur Kepong...
May 7, 2010BASF is at an advanced stage of talks to acquire Cognis and may make a bid for the company next week, German press reports say. This follows last month's news that BASF and Lubrizol...
April 14, 2010The specialty and knowledge chemicals market in India could reach a size of $40 billion in the next 2-3 years, from $18 billion in 2006, Pratik Kadakia, practice head/chemicals &...
March 1, 2010The formulator's name change to Diversey is concurrent with adoption of a new corporate identity focused on sustainable cleaning, sanitizing, and hygiene solutions, the company says....
January 21, 2010PMC Biogenix (Mount Laurel, NJ), PMC Group's naturally derived oleochemicals business, says it has established a technical center devoted to developing chemicals from renewable sources at its Memphis, TN oleochemicals and derivatives manufacturing site....
December 7, 2009The company is planning on launching a glucaric acid-based solution for the soap and detergent industry in mid-2010....