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January 30, 2015
Attendees at the American Cleaning Institute’s annual convention in Orlando, FL this week say that the mood in the cleaning and home care sector is upbeat. Turnout was the highest in...
January 30, 2015
SC Johnson chairman and CEO Fisk Johnson says industry must take steps to rebuild public trust while “standing up for chemistry, for scientific truth, and for the health and wellness...
January 30, 2015
PPG Industries has submitted an offer to acquire a majority interest in the aerospace and automotive sealants businesses of Le Joint Français (LJF). LJF, owned by Total’s Hutchinson...
January 30, 2015
Sumitomo Chemical reports a 92.3% rise in net profits for its fiscal first nine months, ended 31 December 2014, compared with the year-ago period, to ¥47.21 billion ($400 million)...
January 30, 2015
Eastman Chemical reports fourth quarter operating earnings down 95.2%, to $27 million. Included in fourth quarter earnings are transaction and integration costs related to the...
January 30, 2015
Solvay announced today that it has agreed to sell its German-based refrigerant business and pharma propellants to Daikin. The move forms part of Solvay’s special chemicals global...
January 30, 2015
Methanex reports net income for the fourth quarter of $133 million, up 4% year-over-year (YOY). Sales totaled $733 million, down 17% YOY. Adjusted earnings of 85 cents/share fell short...
January 30, 2015
Company Today Yesterday Air Products (APD) 148.83 146.68 Airgas (ARG) 113.07 112.36 Albemarle (ALB) 48.03 51.54 Ashland (ASH) 118.17 116.60 Axiall Corp. (AXLL) 43.92 43.25 Cabot (CBT)...
January 30, 2015
The CW 75 index increased 1.1% for the week ended 27 January, outpacing the S&P 500, which was up 0.3%, but lagging the MSCI World Index, which rose 1.2%....
January 29, 2015
Lanxess expects Ebitda pre-exceptionals to be higher than previously anticipated for the fourth quarter and for fiscal year 2014, the company said in a preliminary results...
January 29, 2015
Wacker Chemie announced today that its fourth-quarter Ebitda rose by 14%, to €180.0 million ($203.2 million), compared with the year before. Sales advanced by almost 10%, to €1.19...
January 29, 2015
BASF says that it has started up its first production plant for polymer dispersions at Pasir Gudang, Malaysia. This production plant is built at the existing BASF production site...
January 29, 2015
Company Today Yesterday Air Products (APD) 146.68 140.73 Airgas (ARG) 112.36 113.40 Albemarle (ALB) 51.54 56.06 Ashland (ASH) 116.60 117.05 Axiall Corp. (AXLL) 43.25 43.29 Cabot (CBT)...
January 29, 2015
Air Products reported net income of $335 million for its fiscal first quarter ended 31 December, up 17% year-on-year (YOY). Diluted earnings of $1.55/share were up 16% YOY and 4% above...
January 29, 2015
Royal Dutch Shell says that it is curtailing its group-wide investment by $15 billion over the next three years because of falling oil prices. Organic investment is expected to be...
January 29, 2015
Higher volumes and an advantaged feedstock position helped lift Dow’s fourth-quarter earnings above estimates. Net income fell 18.4% year-on-year, to $839 million. Adjusted earnings...
January 28, 2015
Shell has signed a deal with Iraq worth $11 billion to build a previously announced petrochemicals complex near Basra, according to Industry Minister Nasser Al Esawi. Esawi told a...
January 28, 2015
Sasol said today that it is formulating a comprehensive plan to conserve cash in response to lower international oil prices. While the detailed actions for Sasol’s plan are being...
January 28, 2015
Praxair fourth-quarter earnings dropped on weakness outside of North America and the negative currency effects, and the company’s outlook for 2015 fell below expectations. Praxair...
January 28, 2015
PotashCorp says that one of its employees—Keith Stormant—died as a result of an incident that occurred at the company’s Swift Creek mine at White Springs, FL on 26 January. The...
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