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August 27, 2014
Tessenderlo Group reports a net profit of €27.7 million ($36.5 million) for the first half of the year compared with a €35.1-million net loss in the first half of 2013...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Tessenderlo-swings-to-profit-during-first-half_63417.html
August 22, 2014
Siegfried (Zofingen, Switzerland) reports a 1.6% rise in net profits for the first six months of 2014 compared with the year-ago period, to 18.8 million Swiss francs ($20.5 million)...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/switzerland/Siegfried-reports-a-slight-increase-in-profits_63355.html
August 22, 2014
Resin Trade (Burton on Trent, UK), a polymer distribution company, has selected polyethylene (PE) bag manufacturer Duo UK to be the first UK-based company to produce mailing bags using...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Duo-UK-to-produce-mailing-bags-using-Braskems-Green-PE_63349.html
August 21, 2014
Clariant’s industrial and consumer specialties plant at Gendorf, Germany, has been granted mass balance certification from the Roundtable for Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO; London)...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Clariant-plant-in-Germany-gains-RSPO-certification_63336.html
August 21, 2014
Lenzing today reported Ebitda declined 29%, to €91.1 million ($121.9 million), in the first six months of 2014 on 9.1% lower sales of €900.0 million. Ebitda margin declined...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Lenzing-reports-lower-sales-and-earnings-speeds-up-savings-plan_63328.html
August 20, 2014
Novomer (Waltham, MA) says it has appointed Nordmann, Rassmann (Hamburg) as its authorized distributor of Converge-branded polypropylene carbonate (PPC) polyols in Germany. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Novomer-appoints-distributor-for-its-PPC-polyols-in-Germany_63315.html
August 20, 2014
Vopak posted a 15% fall in net profit for the first half of 2014 compared with the corresponding period of last year, to €138 million, on flat sales of €647 million. Ebitda...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Strong-euro-dents-Vopaks-profits_63314.html
August 20, 2014
Potash and magnesium products producer K+S (Kassel, Germany) has announced the extension of the contract of Norbert Steiner, chairman, until May 2017. His contract was scheduled to...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/K+S-reduces-size-of-executive-board-extends-contracts-of-chairman-and-CFO_63309.html
August 20, 2014
Firmenich (Geneva), the world's largest privately owned flavors and fragrances firm, has appointed Gilbert Ghostine as its new CEO, effective 1 October. Ghostine was most recently...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Flavors-and-fragrances-firm-Firmenich-appoints-new-CEO_63306.html
August 19, 2014
Jacobs Engineering says it has recently completed Huntsman pigments segment's new, €38-million ($50.7 million) iron sulfate plant at its titanium dioxide pigment manufacturing...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Jacobs-completes-work-on-Huntsmans-iron-sulfate-plant-in-Italy_63292.html
August 19, 2014
The combined research budget of Germany's chemical industry soared to a record €10.5 bilion ($14.0 billion) in 2013, more than 8% higher than in the previous year, industry...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Germanys-chemical-R-and-D-budget-soars-past-&euro10-billion_63291.html
August 19, 2014
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) says it has started a 45-day public commenting period on the harmonized classification and labeling (CLH) proposal for the pesticide...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/New-CLH-consultation-for-the-pesticide-tefluthrin_63290.html
August 19, 2014
Ineos Upstream, the company’s new oil and gas exploration and production business, has purchased the rights to explore for shale gas in the area around the group's Grangemouth...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Ineos-acquires-51-percent-stake-in-shale-exploration-license-in-UK_63269.html
August 19, 2014
CW has learned that Jean-Pierre Clamadieu, CEO of Solvay, will be elected as the next president of Cefic on 17 October at the Cefic General Assembly at Paris. Clamadieu will succeed...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Solvays-Clamadieu-to-be-next-president-of-Cefic_63284.html
August 15, 2014
North European Bio Tech Oy (NEB; Helsinki) has made an investment decision concerning the construction of a bioethanol plant on the Renforsin Ranta industrial estate, at Kajaani...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Waste-to-bioethanol-plant-to-be-built-in-Finland_63250.html
August 15, 2014
Traders of European toluene were forced to decline enquiries from Mideast and Asia buyers seeking small volumes of toluene this week despite a open arbitrage on paper, IHS Chemical...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/European-traders-decline-Asian-Mideast-bids-for-toluene_63249.html
August 15, 2014
Sabic has announced that it is going ahead with majorly upgrading its olefins plant at Wilton, UK, to enable it to use ethane gas feedstock imported from the United States. The company...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Sabic-proceeds-with-converting-UK-cracker-to-use-US-ethane_63232.html
August 14, 2014
Novozymes (Bagsvaerd, Denmark) reported a net profit of 591 million Danish kronor ($105.9 million) in the second quarter of the year, up 6.3% year-on-year (YOY). Ebit also grew by more...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Novozymes-net-profit-grows-more-than-6-percent-upgrades-earnings-outlook_63186.html
August 14, 2014
Potash and magnesium products producer K+S (Kassel, Germany) today reported a 23.4% decline in second-quarter net profit, to €81.1 million ($108.4 million), on sales 10% down, to...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/K+S-reports-lower-sales-and-earnings-expects-full-year-revenues-to-decline_63178.html
August 14, 2014
Borealis today reported improved second-quarter results and said that the recently signed contract with North American ethane suppliers will reduce its operating costs in Europe. Mark...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Borealis-reports-improved-results-says-ethane-deal-will-reduce-costs-significantly_63180.html
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