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March 4, 2015
BASF says that it is significantly expanding its production capacity for about 20 specialty amines at the company’s site at Ludwigshafen. The company will invest a double-digit...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/germany/BASF-expands-capacity-for-specialty-amines-at-Ludwigshafen_68296.html
March 4, 2015
Shell said on Tuesday that it is training additional staff as it seeks to assure normal operations at facilities that have been impacted by a work stoppage by the United Steelworkers...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/USW-Strike-Day-31-Shell-seeks-return-to-normal-operations-as-strike-continues_68288.html
March 3, 2015
Discussions on the March toluene contract for Europe reached an impasse Tuesday with no further settlements forthcoming initial price of $668/m.t. agreed Friday, according to...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/March-toluene-contract-price-talks-at-an-impasse-in-Europe_68274.html
March 3, 2015
Perstorp (Malmö, Sweden) reported a net loss of 942 million Swedish krona ($113 million) during the fourth quarter of 2014 down from the SEK1.03 billion loss reported in the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Perstorps-fourth-quarter-net-loss-drops-Ebitda-and-sales-up_68265.html
March 3, 2015
The United Steelworkers (USW; Pittsburgh) union said on Monday that there has been no change in negotiations with Royal Dutch Shell regarding a new three-year labor contract agreement...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/USW-strike-continues-with-discussions-at-national-level-set-for-Wednesday_68248.html
March 3, 2015
Wacker Chemie says that it is currently building a new plant for specialty monomers with a production capacity of 3,800 m.t./year, at the company’s site at Burghausen, Germany...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/germany/Wacker-builds-production-plant-for-specialty-monomers-in-Germany_68264.html
March 3, 2015
Global Bioenergies (Evry, France) has produced second-generation isobutene, in a push to diversify accessible feedstock towards cheaper resources in this case waste biomass...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Global-Bioenergies-produces-second-generation-isobutene-at-lab-scale_68259.html
March 3, 2015
Merck KGaA (Darmstadt, Germany) today reported an increase in fourth-quarter and full-year earnings and revenues and provided a positive outlook for 2015. Fourth-quarter Ebitda pre...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Acquisitions-boost-Merck-KGaAs-sales-and-earnings_68257.html
March 3, 2015
DSM today announced that it has finalized the previously announced sale of its Euroresins business to Cathay Investments (Sutton, UK). Euroresins distributes products to the composite...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/DSM-completes-sale-of-resins-distribution-business-to-UK-firm_68255.html
March 3, 2015
Sika (Baar, Switzerland) says that it has agreed to acquire mortar producer BMI Products (Milpitas, CA), a company active in production and sales of a full range of mortar products and...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/switzerland/Sika-acquires-US-based-mortar-producer-BMI_68254.html
March 2, 2015
Synthomer (Harlow, UK), a producer of rubber latices and specialty emulsion polymers, reported 2014 pretax profit of £86.0 million, down 5%, on sales down 6%, to £990.5...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Synthomer-posts-lower-profit-sales_68232.html
March 2, 2015
A committee of the European Parliament has called, in a draft opinion, for a number of suggestions to be incorporated in a motion supporting Europe’s move towards a circular...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/European-Parliament-calls-for-move-towards-a-circular-economy_68230.html
March 2, 2015
The European Commission has outlined Europe’s vision for the global climate change agreement to be adopted at the climate summit to be held in Paris in December. The commission...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/European-Commission-sets-out-blueprint-for-tackling-climate-change-post-2020_68228.html
March 2, 2015
GFBiochemicals (Milan, Italy), a company that specializes in the research, development, and production of biobased chemicals and fuels, has announced that it is starting...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/GFBiochemicals-to-start-commercial-production-of-levulinic-acid-this-summer_68225.html
March 2, 2015
Bayer today reported a 7.4% rise in 2014 net income to €3.43 billion ($3.89 billion) on 5.2% higher sales of €42.24 billion. Adjusted for currency and portfolio effects...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Bayer-reports-improved-results-will-decide-on-spinoff-or-IPO-of-MaterialScience_68107.html
March 2, 2015
ACC today began a communications campaign to highlight recent conclusions from the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA; Parma, Italy) and the US FDA regarding the safety of bisphenol...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/ACC-highlights-recent-conclusions-on-BPA-FDA-and-EFSA-assessments-clearly-state-that-BPA-is-safe_68186.html
March 2, 2015
Chemical output in European rose by a paltry 0.3% in 2014, compared with the previous year, according to the latest Cefic Chemicals Trends Report. European chemical sales clawed back...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/EU-chemicals-growth-stagnant-in-2014-Cefic_68187.html
March 2, 2015
Borealis today reported a 5% decline in fourth-quarter net profit to €141 million ($157.9 million) on 6% lower sales of €1.98 billion. Full-year 2014 net profit, however, was...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Borealis-reports-record-net-profit-in-2014-warns-of-lower-profit-this-year_68219.html
March 2, 2015
Solvay announced today that it has signed a global license agreement with the polymer technology company Revolymer (Deeside, Flintshire, UK) to exclusively apply its encapsulation...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Solvay-signs-technology-deal-to-boost-performance-of-organic-peroxide-Eureco_68217.html
March 2, 2015
GlaxoSmithKline announced today that it has completed its three-part transaction with Novartis, first announced in April last year. GSK, as part of the deal, has acquired...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/GSK-completes-major-three-part-asset-swap-with-Novartis-reshaping-both-companies_68214.html
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