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April 10, 2014
Paints and coatings makers are feeling increasingly optimistic about business prospects for 2014, as the rebounding construction market drives demand for architectural coatings and raw...
http://www.chemweek.com/newsletters/cbd/ACS-2014-Optimism-rising-in-the-coatings-industry_60239.html
April 10, 2014
Indorama Ventures (Bangkok) says that it will acquire a 51% stake in Sasa Polyester Sanayi (Adana, Turkey), a leading polyester and polyethylene terephthalate (PET) producer in Turkey...
http://www.chemweek.com/newsletters/cbd/Indorama-to-acquire-Sasa-Polyester-Sanayi_60240.html
April 10, 2014
Clariant says it will make a “significant investment” to expand its plant at Casablanca, Morocco, to increase production of polymers and chemical blends for the African and Mideast...
http://www.chemweek.com/newsletters/cbd/Clariant-Mining-Solutions-expands-plant-in-Morocco_60241.html
April 9, 2014
Saipem (Milan) has been awarded an onshore engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contract for an expansion of synthetic rubber capacity at the Versalis (Milan) complex at...
http://www.chemweek.com/newsletters/cbd/Saipem-awarded-EPC-contract-for-Versalis-EPDM-expansion_60215.html
April 9, 2014
Trinseo, formerly Styron, says that it plans to convert its nickel butadiene rubber (Ni-BR) production plant at Schkopau, Germany, to neodymium butadiene rubber (Nd-BR). The company...
http://www.chemweek.com/newsletters/cbd/Trinseo-to-convert-Ni-BR-rubber-production-line-at-Schkopau_60216.html
April 9, 2014
Company Today Yesterday Air Products (APD) 118.14 117.33 Airgas (ARG) 105.34 104.77 Albemarle (ALB) 66.16 65.45 Ashland (ASH) 97.46 96.11 Axiall Corp. (AXLL) 47.75 48.18 Cabot (CBT)...
http://www.chemweek.com/newsletters/cbd/Chemical-stock-update_60217.html
April 9, 2014
Ashland and Clariant say that they have entered into a definitive agreement to sell their foundry chemicals joint venture, ASK Chemicals (Hilden, Germany), to investment funds...
http://www.chemweek.com/newsletters/cbd/Ashland-and-Clariant-to-sell-foundry-chemicals-JV-to-Rhne_60210.html
April 9, 2014
Research and development (R&D) in the paints and coatings industry is being driven by a variety of issues, chief among energy efficiency and the development of new substrates in...
http://www.chemweek.com/newsletters/cbd/ACS-2014-Energy-new-substrates-key-drivers-for-coatings-R-and-D_60211.html
April 9, 2014
DSM says that it is in exclusive discussions with Aland Nutraceutical (Jingjiang, China), a global producer of vitamin C, for the acquisition of Aland. The discussions may or may not...
http://www.chemweek.com/newsletters/cbd/DSM-in-exclusive-talks-to-acquire-Chinese-firm-Aland-Nutraceutical_60212.html
April 9, 2014
BASF-YPC, a 50-50 petrochemical joint venture between BASF and Sinopec at Nanjing, China, today opened the previously announced new plants for the production of acrylic acid and...
http://www.chemweek.com/newsletters/cbd/BASF-and-Sinopec-open-acrylic-acid-and-SAP-plants-at-Nanjing_60213.html
April 9, 2014
The board of BASF–Petronas Chemicals (BPC), a 60-40 joint venture, has approved the final investment decision and agreed to invest 1.5 billion ringgit ($462 million) to build a...
http://www.chemweek.com/newsletters/cbd/BASF-Petronas-JV-confirms-aroma-ingredients-project_60214.html
April 8, 2014
A. Schulman today reported net income of $7 million for the fiscal quarter ended 28 February, down 41% year-on-year (YOY), but adjusted results topped estimates. Schulman says income...
http://www.chemweek.com/newsletters/cbd/Schulman-earnings-up-on-European-strength-adds-shares-repurchase_60183.html
April 8, 2014
BioConsortia (Davis, CA), an agricultural biotechnology company that discovers and develops microbial consortia for crop improvement, has raised $15 million. Khosla Ventures (Menlo...
http://www.chemweek.com/newsletters/cbd/Agbiotech-firm-BioConsortia-raises-$15-million_60184.html
April 8, 2014
Petronas Chemicals (Kuala Lumpur) says it has appointed Sazali bin Hamzah as CEO, effective 1 May. Current CEO Abdul Hapiz bin Abdullah will step down from his position on 30 April, at...
http://www.chemweek.com/newsletters/cbd/Petronas-Chemicals-appoints-new-CEO_60185.html
April 8, 2014
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has called for a total of 30 testing proposals for 21 substances, including nitromethane, 2,4,6-trinitrotoluene, trichloro(propyl)silane...
http://www.chemweek.com/newsletters/cbd/ECHA-requests-testing-proposals-for-21-substances_60186.html
April 8, 2014
Clariant is incorporating renewable raw materials into quinacridone pigments produced at the company's Frankfurt-Höchst facility, in Germany, the company announced today. The decision...
http://www.chemweek.com/newsletters/cbd/Clariant-to-use-biobased-succinic-acid-in-production-of-pigments_60187.html
April 8, 2014
Western European demand for fiber-grade nylon chip improved in the first quarter of 2014, and volumes grew by 2–4% from the same period last year, according to IHS Chemical's latest...
http://www.chemweek.com/newsletters/cbd/Europe-nylon-demand-improves-tracking-automotive-growth_60188.html
April 8, 2014
The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) of the state of New South Wales (NSW) in Australia announced on 8 April that it has commenced a prosecution against Orica (Melbourne) in the...
http://www.chemweek.com/newsletters/cbd/Australia-EPA-initiates-legal-proceedings-against-Orica_60189.html
April 8, 2014
Company Today Yesterday Air Products (APD) 117.33 117.85 Airgas (ARG) 104.77 104.97 Albemarle (ALB) 65.45 65.22 Ashland (ASH) 96.11 94.79 Axiall Corp. (AXLL) 48.18 46.04 Cabot (CBT)...
http://www.chemweek.com/newsletters/cbd/Chemical-stock-update_60190.html
April 7, 2014
Energy group Anadarko Petroleum Corp. (The Woodlands, TX) said on Thursday that it has entered into an agreement to resolve the long running Tronox pollution proceedings brought...
http://www.chemweek.com/newsletters/cbd/Anadarko-settles-Tronox-clean-up-case-for-$5-2-billion_60126.html
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