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November 14, 2013
A large majority—77%— of executives in Germany are in favor of the country's Energiewende, or energy transition, according to a survey conducted by chemical industry...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Germanys-energy-transition-executives-in-favor-but-not-at-any-price_56695.html
November 13, 2013
Lenzing cut its 2013 earnings guidance and announced up to 600 job losses after posting steep declines in earnings and sales for the first nine months of the year. The company now...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Lenzing-slashes-guidance-announces-major-job-cuts-due-to-falling-fiber-prices_56685.html
November 13, 2013
Germany's chemical industry association VCI (Frankfurt) says it is 'concerned' about discussions to reform the country's renewable energy law (EEG), as part of negotiations to form a...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/VCI-calls-for-a-reduction-in-energy-cost-not-a-redistribution_56675.html
November 13, 2013
Indorama Ventures (Bangkok) has decided to mothball the polyethylene terephthalate (PET) plant of the company's Indorama Polymers subsidiary at Workington, UK as part of a business...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Indorama-to-mothball-PET-plant-in-the-UK_56672.html
November 13, 2013
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) says it has received seven applications for authorization for uses of bis(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (DEHP) and dibutyl phthalate (DBP) under...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/DEHP-DBP-authorization-under-Reach-ECHA-initiates-eight-week-public-consultation_56671.html
November 13, 2013
Neste Oil (Espoo, Finland) has committed to a Dutch initiative aimed at deploying sustainable biofuels in the aviation sector, the company announced today. Signatories of the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Neste-Oil-partners-with-Dutch-consortium-to-explore-opportunities-for-aviation-biofuels_56668.html
November 13, 2013
Industrial biotech Deinove's (Montpellier, France) plant chemistry development program has been awarded nearly €6 million ($8.1 million) in funding by France's environment and...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/French-green-chemistry-start-up-receives-&euro6-million-in-funding_56645.html
November 13, 2013
NorthEdge Capital (Manchester, UK), a private equity firm focused on investing in businesses in the North of England, has acquired Fine Industries (Seal Sands, UK), a manufacturer of...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/NorthEdge-Capital-acquires-UK-firm-Fine-Industries_56662.html
November 12, 2013
The use of carbon dioxide (CO2) as a renewable resource in the chemical industry can be a key strategy to support the sustainable development and future competitiveness of the chemical...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Cefic-Carbon-dioxide-is-renewable-feedstock_56639.html
November 12, 2013
Paints and coatings company Tikkurila (Helsinki) says it will change its external reporting structure by reducing to two reporting segments instead of the previous four. The company's...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Tikkurila-to-change-reporting-structure-from-2014_56638.html
November 12, 2013
Henkel today reported adjusted third-quarter operating profit of €672 million ($899.7 million), 6.5% up on the year-earlier quarter. Sales were down 2.6%, to €4.18 million...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Henkel-reports-higher-profits-raises-full-year-Ebit-margin-forecast_56637.html
November 12, 2013
Wacker Biotech, a subsidiary of Wacker Chemie, today announced plans to acquire a production site for bioengineered pharmaceutical proteins (biologics), including the associated...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Wacker-Biotech-acquires-biologics-firm-in-Germany_56635.html
November 12, 2013
Lanxess today reported lower third-quarter earnings and revenues and downgraded its full-year 2013 guidance. Third-quarter net income was down 88%, to €11 million ($14.7 million)...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Lanxess-downgrades-full-year-guidance-after-third-quarter-earnings-sales-decline_56632.html
November 11, 2013
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has invited comments on a proposal for harmonized classification and labeling (CLH) for 1,2-dichloropropane (propylene dichloride). The...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/ECHA-invites-comments-on-proposals-for-harmonized-classification-and-labeling-of-12-dichloropropane_56617.html
November 11, 2013
Axens (Rueil-Malmaison, France), IFP Energies Nouvelles (Ifpen; Rueil-Malmaison), and Michelin have launched BioButterfly, a plant chemistry research partnership that aims to develop...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Axens-partners-with-Michelin-IFP-in-French-research-initiative-for-biobased-butadiene_56616.html
November 11, 2013
Pharmaceuticals major Novartis (Basel) today announced a definitive agreement to divest its blood transfusion diagnostics unit, headquartered in Emeryville, CA, to Grifols (Barcelona)...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Novartis-to-divest-blood-transfusion-diagnostics-unit-to-Grifols-may-sell-animal-health-and-OTC-units_56610.html
November 8, 2013
Chemicals production declined 1.1% in the European Union in the first eight months of 2013 compared with the same period of last year, Cefic says. Monthly production slipped 0.5% in...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Chemicals-output-declines-in-the-EU-but-industry-confidence-rises_56589.html
November 8, 2013
Ineos Oxide, an Ineos subsidiary, says that its deepsea ethylene import terminal at the company's manufacturing site at Zwijndrecht, near Antwerp, is fully operational. The terminal...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Ineos-inaugurates-ethylene-import-terminal-in-Belgium_56584.html
November 8, 2013
Borealis today reported an improvement in sales and profits and said that the polyolefins business saw some improvement in margins. Fertilizer margins, in contrast, have deteriorated...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Borealis-reports-improved-results-Borouge-3-in-start-up-phase_56560.html
November 7, 2013
Small- and medium-sized enterprises (SME) in Germany have called for the speedy formation of a new federal government, so that important reforms can be implemented, says industry...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/VCI-calls-for-rapid-reform-of-renewable-energy-laws-opposes-any-increase-in-tax_56344.html
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