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October 17, 2014
Increasing energy efficiency is a requirement to protect the climate but offers the German economy many opportunities, Barbara Hendricks, Germany’s environment minister, said...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Germanys-environment-minister-Economy-plays-a-central-role-in-climate-protection_64573.html
October 16, 2014
“Although we identified very significant operational and structural synergies, we were ultimately unable to agree on terms of a transaction that met the requirements of all our respective shareholders,” says Tony Will, CF president and CEO....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/CF-and-Yara-end-merger-talks_64570.html
October 16, 2014
AbbVie (Chicago) says that its board of directors withdraws its recommendation regarding the proposed acquisition of Shire (Dublin) and instead recommends that stockholders vote...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/AbbVie-decides-against-Shire-acquisition_64559.html
October 16, 2014
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has published a substance evaluation report for tetrachloroethylene. The evaluating member state, Latvia, has evaluated the substance...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Tetrachloroethylene-No-EU-regulatory-action-needed-based-on-substance-evaluation-report_64556.html
October 16, 2014
Borealis said today that it has secured financing for its investment in R&D into plastic materials at several of its facilities. The KfW IPEX-Bank loan of €75 million ($95.7...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Borealis-secures-financing-for-R-and-D-into-plastic-materials_64555.html
October 16, 2014
Production of olefins increased in Western Europe in the second quarter of 2014 compared with the corresponding quarter of last year, but output slipped compared with the previous...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Europes-olefins-output-increases-year-on-year-slips-sequentially_64553.html
October 16, 2014
Kemira is making a multimillion-euro investment to expand its process and functional chemicals lines at San Giorgio, Italy. Production is scheduled to start at the beginning of 2015...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Kemira-invests-in-functional-chemicals-in-Italy_64552.html
October 16, 2014
Paints and coatings company Tikkurila (Helsinki) says it has acquired ISO Paint Nordic (Lunderskov, Denmark). ISO Paint Nordic is a family-owned business that was established in 1999...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Tikkurila-to-acquire-ISO-Paint-Nordic-specialist-in-energy-efficient-coatings_64550.html
October 16, 2014
Syngenta today reported a 3% growth in integrated third-quarter sales at constant exchange rates, to $2.8 billion, with prices up 3% and volumes unchanged. Excluding solo glyphosate...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Syngenta-reports-higher-third-quarter-sales-full-year-Ebitda-margin-will-be-below-last-years_64548.html
October 16, 2014
Neste Oil (Espoo, Finland) has reached an agreement with SHV Energy (Hoofddorp, Netherlands) under which SHV will market and sell biopropane to be produced at Neste's Rotterdam...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/SHV-Energy-to-market-Neste-Oils-biobased-propane_64546.html
October 16, 2014
Solvay Acetow (Freiburg, Germany), a Solvay subsidiary, says it will streamline its acetate tow capacity to enhance production efficiency and returns and will close two of its smaller...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/germany/Solvay-to-reduce-acetate-tow-production-in-Brazil-and-Germany_64542.html
October 15, 2014
Fragrances and flavors group Symrise (Holzminden, Germany) has today officially launched a legal subsidiary in Lagos, strengthening its position in Africa. The location will include...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Symrise-founds-subsidiary-in-Nigeria-strengthens-position-in-Africa_64526.html
October 15, 2014
Evonik Industries today opened a production plant in São Paulo State, Brazil, to make ingredients for customers in the cosmetics and consumer goods industries. The plant has the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Evonik-opens-plant-for-cosmetics-and-consumer-goods-in-Brazil_64527.html
October 15, 2014
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) says that 2,3-epoxypropyl methacrylate (glycidyl methacrylate) has been added to the registry of intentions (ROI) under the European...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Glycidyl-methacrylate-added-to-ECHAs-registry-of-intentions_64524.html
October 15, 2014
The United Kingdom competent authority says that it will submit a restriction proposal to the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) in January 2015 to restrict...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/ECHA-calls-for-evidence-on-the-persistence-and-bioaccumulation-of-two-siloxanes_64522.html
October 15, 2014
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has started a 45-day public commenting period on the harmonized classification and labeling (CLH) proposal for triadimenol. The deadline...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/ECHA-starts-CLH-public-consultation-on-triadimenol_64521.html
October 15, 2014
AbbVie (Chicago) and Shire (Dublin) have announced that AbbVie is reconsidering its previously announced decision to acquire Shire for £32 billion ($51 billion). AbbVie says it...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/AbbVie-reconsiders-decision-to-acquire-Shire_64523.html
October 15, 2014
Germany’s chemical industry association VCI (Frankfurt) says that the reduction in the reallocation charge as part of the country’s renewable energy law (EEG) is at best a...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/VCI-Minimal-reduction-in-renewable-energy-reallocation-is-a-drop-in-the-bucket_64518.html
October 15, 2014
Solvay has appointed An Nuyttens as president of the silica global business unit, succeeding Tom Benner, who has left the group. Nuyttens, a Belgian national, joined Solvay in 1991 as...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Solvay-appoints-new-president-of-silica-business_64517.html
October 14, 2014
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA; Parma, Italy) has published scientific opinions on dietary reference values (DRVs) for zinc. The opinions were all made available for public...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/EFSA-publishes-dietary-reference-values-for-zinc_64498.html
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