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March 18, 2013
Italmatch Chemicals (Genoa, Italy), a producer of phosphorus derivatives and specialty additives for plastics, lubricants, and water management, has acquired the Dequest phosphonates...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/Italmatch-buys-Thermphoss-Dequest-and-phosphorus-chlorides-businesses_50577.html
March 15, 2013
Solvay and AkzoNobel have joined forces to develop and use biosolvents for use in the manufacturing of AkzoNobel paints, and coatings, Solvay announced. The agreement concerns widely...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/Solvay-and-AkzoNobel-partner-to-develop-and-use-bio-solvents_50558.html
March 1, 2013
The European Commission has informed ENI (Rome) and its chemicals affiliate Versalis (Milan), formerly known as Polimeri Europa, that it intends to reimpose a supplementary fine on the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/European-Commission-tries-again-to-fine-ENI-and-Versalis-as-repeat-offenders-in-synthetic-rubber-price-fixing-case_50194.html
February 28, 2013
Chemicals production contracted by 1.5% in the European Union in 2012 compared with 2011, Cefic says. The full-year figure is slightly better than Cefic's previous projection of a 2%...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/EU-chemicals-output-decline-in-2012-less-severe-than-expected_50113.html
February 27, 2013
Syngenta has delisted hybrid rice and RNA technology firm Devgen (Ghent, Belgium) from the NYSE Euronext Brussels exchange, the company announced today. Syngenta secured 94% of the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/Syngenta-delists-Devgen-following-squeeze-out-process_50085.html
February 27, 2013
Tessenderlo Group (Brussels) announced today that it has received an offer from Mitsubishi Chemical, for Tessenderlo’s compounds activities. Terms of the offer were not...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/Mitsubishi-Chemical-offers-to-buy-Tessenderlos-compounds-business_50082.html
February 26, 2013
The European Commission has tabled a proposal to amend five EU health and safety directives on the protection of workers from exposure to harmful chemicals, to align them with the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/European-Commission-proposes-amendments-to-health-and-safety-directives-on-chemical-labeling-and-packaging_50064.html
February 21, 2013
The International Council of Chemical Associations (ICCA; Brussels) has objected to the findings of the recently published World Health Organization-United Nations Environment...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/ICCA-UN-report-fails-to-meet-scientific-work-standards_49991.html
February 21, 2013
Ineos has announced that, following an internal asset review, it will restructure its chlor-vinyls business to address overcapacity in chlorine, vinyl chloride monomer (VCM), and...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/Ineos-restructures-chlor-vinyls-business-including-plant-closures_49114.html
February 14, 2013
Solvay will invest €75 million ($101 million) to build an 85,000-m.t./year highly dispersible silica (HDS) plant at Włocławek, Poland, the company announced today. The new...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/Solvay-invests-&euro75-million-to-build-silica-plant-in-Poland_49821.html
February 14, 2013
Solvay achieved a 79% increase in its net income, group share, for the fourth quarter of 2012, to €203 million ($273 million) from €184 million in the fourth quarter a year...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/Solvays-fourth-quarter-net-income-soars-79-percent_49823.html
February 11, 2013
The European Commission says it approved, on 7 February, the acquisition of the coating resins business (CRB) of Cytec Industries by private equity firm Advent International (New...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/European-Commission-approves-acquisition-by-Advent-of-Cytecs-coating-resins-business_49738.html
February 11, 2013
European January chlorine production reflects a month-on-month improvement in downstream demand owing to seasonal restocking of polyvinyl chloride (PVC). However, chlorine offtake was...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/European-chlorine-production-up-4-6-percent-on-previous-month-reflecting-moderately-higher-PVC-demand_49735.html
February 8, 2013
Six sodium chlorate manufacturers have established a consortium to seek authorization under Europe's Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation, and Restriction of Chemicals (Reach)...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/Six-producers-establish-consortium-to-seek-authorization-of-sodium-dichromate-under-Reach_49714.html
February 7, 2013
Total says it has received a firm offer from Borealis to acquire Total's GPN (Paris) fertilizer business and Total's majority stake in the Rosier (Moustier, Belgium) fertilizer...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/Borealis-bids-to-acquire-Totals-fertilizer-business_49621.html
February 5, 2013
The European Commission, in a report published today, says that the European Union's Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation, and Restriction of Chemicals (Reach) regulation has helped...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/EU-Commission-gives-Reach-a-glowing-report-outlines-further-work-to-be-done_49584.html
February 1, 2013
Tessenderlo Group (Brussels) has completed the sale of Profialis, its continental European polyvinyl chloride (PVC) profiles activities, to private equity firm OpenGate Capital (Los...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/Tessenderlo-closes-Profialis-divestment_49502.html
January 31, 2013
EU chemicals production decreased 1.8% in the first 11 months of 2012 compared with the same period of 2011, according to Cefic’s latest Chemicals Trends Report. EU chemicals...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/EU-chemicals-output-declines-1-8-percent-in-first-11-months-of-2012_49471.html
January 28, 2013
Prices on the European Union's carbon market dropped to record lows last week after a European Parliament committee voted against plans by the European Commission to support carbon...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/EU-carbon-permit-prices-tumble-to-a-record-low_49371.html
January 25, 2013
Syngenta announced today that it will proceed with a squeeze-out process to acquire Devgen (Ghent, Belgium). This follows Syngenta’s successful acquisition of 98.32 % of the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/Syngenta-to-proceed-with-squeeze-out-to-acquire-full-control-of-Devgen_49332.html
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