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September 17, 2014
Hedge fund Trian Fund Management (New York) calls on DuPont to split off its higher-growth agriculture, nutrition, and industrial biotech operations....
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/Trian-urges-DuPont-to-break-off-ag-and-industrial-biotech-operations_63868.html
September 17, 2014
Shell Chemicals says it will rebuild the MSPO-2 propylene oxide–styrene monomer (POSM) plant at the company's Moerdijk, Netherlands, facility. In a statement issued on 17 September, Shell says it has determined the cause of an explosion that destroyed the plant in June and that it “is convinced that a similar incident can be prevented from occurring again in the future.”...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/Shell-to-rebuild-Moerdijk-POSM-plant_63866.html
September 16, 2014
PeroxyChem has announced that it will raise prices for its high-purity electronics grades of hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) by about 31%, or 3 cts/lb, in response to rising demand from...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/PeroxyChem-to-raise-prices-for-high-purity-hydrogen-peroxide_63850.html
September 16, 2014
Univar has reached an agreement with Evonik to become the exclusive distributor of Evonik’s personal-care products in the northeastern United States. Evonik, however, will...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/Univar-to-distribute-Evonik-personal-care-products-in-the-northeastern-US_63848.html
September 16, 2014
DuPont’s packaging and industrial polymers unit announced today that it will increase the production capacity of its ethylene copolymers assets at its Texas manufacturing...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/DuPont-invests-$100-million-to-expand-specialty-resins_63847.html
September 15, 2014
Essential Ingredients (Lawrenceville, GA), a supplier of raw materials and chemicals, has agreed to distribute and sell AkzoNobel’s surface chemistry personal-care products and...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/Essential-Ingredients-to-distribute-AkzoNobel-personal-care-products_63824.html
September 15, 2014
ATP Adhesive Systems (Wollerau, Switzerland) says it is expanding its adhesives production facility at Mihla-Buchenau Germany, with an investment of €20 million ($25.9 million)...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/ATP-Adhesive-Systems-expanding-plant-in-Germany_63826.html
September 11, 2014
Momentive Specialty Chemicals (MSC) says it expanding its triazine facility at Edmonton, AB, Canada, increasing capacity, adding storage for raw and finished materials, and initiating...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/Momentive-to-expand-triazine-plant-in-Canada_63759.html
September 11, 2014
Eastman Chemical announced today that it plans to acquire Taminco for $2.8 billion, or $26/share, including $1 billion of assumed debt. Taminco, a major producer of alklylamines and...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/Eastman-to-acquire-Taminco-for-$2-8-billion_63725.html
September 10, 2014
Albemarle’s $6.2-billion acquisition of Rockwood has cleared the mandatory waiting period under the US’s Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act, Albemarle says. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/Albemarle-Rockwood-deal-clears-US-regulatory-hurdle_63716.html
September 9, 2014
J.M. Huber (Atlanta) announced today that it is expanding capacity of alumina trihydrate (ATH) at its facility in Bauxite, AR, by 30%. The facility’s total capacity has not been...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/J-M-Huber-expands-ATH-capacity-in-Arkansas_63691.html
September 9, 2014
Arkema has presented to staff a project for the closure of the fluorinated gas production facilities at the company's Zaramillo, Spain, site, by the end of 2014, with the loss of 59...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/Arkema-to-end-fluorogas-production-at-Spanish-site_63679.html
September 8, 2014
The board of directors of Israel Chemicals (ICL; Tel Aviv) has instructed the management of the Bromine Compounds Co. to develop and implement a plan to improve the profitability of...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/Israel-Chemicals-reviewing-bromine-operations-to-close-magnesium-plant_63453.html
September 8, 2014
Ecolab has acquired the chemicals segment – including water treatment, car top dust control, and freeze conditioning chemicals – of AKJ Industries (Fort Myers, FL). AKJ...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/Ecolab-acquires-chemicals-segment-of-AKJ-Industries_63613.html
September 8, 2014
Bemis (Neenah, WI) announced today that it has agreed to sell its pressure-sensitive materials business, Mactac, to private equity firm Platinum Equity (Beverly Hills, CA) for $170...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/Bemis-sells-adhesives-business-to-private-equity-firm_63660.html
September 5, 2014
CHS (St. Paul), a farmer-owned cooperative, announced today that it will construct a nitrogen fertilizer manufacturing plant at Spiritwood, ND. The board approved plans for the...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/Farmer-co-op-CHS-to-build-$3-billion-nitrogen-fertilizer-plant-in-North-Dakota_63640.html
September 5, 2014
Johnson Matthey says it has acquired Catacel (Ravenna, OH), a maker of high-heat transfer catalysts for gases production and reactors for fuel processing in fuel cells. The deal's...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/Johnson-Matthey-acquires-US-catalysis-firm_63638.html
September 4, 2014
CellMark's (Gothenburg, Sweden) chemicals division—centered at Stamford, CT, and a supplier and custom manufacturer of specialty chemicals—has completed the acquisition of...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/CellMark-acquires-nutraceuticals-maker-AnMar_63624.html
September 3, 2014
BASF says it will modify its logo to mark the company's 150th anniversary in 2015. The slogan We create chemistry will be introduced into the logo, replacing The Chemical Company, BASF...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/BASF-alters-logo-to-mark-150th-anniversary_63591.html
September 3, 2014
H.B. Fuller says it has acquired ProSpec Construction Products (Charlotte, NC), a maker of caulks, epoxies, grouts, and other installation products for tile and stone, from Bonsal...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/H-B-Fuller-acquires-US-tile-and-stone-installation-products-firm_63612.html
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