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May 23, 2011
The European Commission has decided to impose provisional antidumping duties on European Union (EU) imports of certain fatty alcohols and their blends originating in India, Indonesia...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/EU-Slaps-Provisional-Antidumping-Duties-on-Fatty-Alcohols-from-Three-Asian-Countries_34984.html
May 18, 2011
The European Commission has imposed definitive antidumping duties on European Union (EU) imports of melamine originating from China. The decision firms up provisional antidumping...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/EU-Firms-up-Antidumping-Duties-on-Melamine-from-China_34915.html
May 16, 2011
Jourquin: 'New' Solvay will be less cyclical. Solvay’s recently agreed €3.4-billion ($4.9 billion) takeover of Rhodia will help Solvay to align itself with global mega...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/Jourquin-Outlines-His-Vision-for-the-New-Solvay-Following-the-Takeover-of-Rhodia_34819.html
May 16, 2011
Tessenderlo Group (Brussels) posted net profits of €30 million ($43 million) for the first quarter of 2011 compared with a €5-million loss in the same period of 2010. Sales...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/Tessenderlo-Profit_34805.html
May 9, 2011
Solvay posted a huge rise in first-quarter 2011 net profits from continuing operations to €98 million from €12 million in the same period of 2010. Sales increased 23%, to...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/Solvays-Profits-and-Sales-Rise-on-Higher-Volumes-and-Prices_34699.html
May 5, 2011
Tessenderlo Group (Brussels) posted net profits of €30 million for the first quarter of 2011 compared with a €5-million loss in the same period of 2010. Sales increased 18%...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/Tessenderlo-Swings-to-a-Profit_34588.html
May 4, 2011
Environmental pressure group ChemSec (Gothenburg, Sweden) today has published a list of 22 substances being sold in Europe which it says feature endocrine disrupting chemicals (EDC)...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/Environmental-Group-Demands-EU-Action-on-Endocrine-Disrupting-Chemicals_34549.html
May 3, 2011
Total Petrochemicals plans to modify one of the two polystyrene (PS) lines it acquired from Polimeri Europa at Feluy, Belgium, last year to produce a new generation...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/Total-Petrochemicals-to-Make-New-Generation-EPS-at-Feluy-Belgium_34497.html
April 27, 2011
The European Commission has adopted a draft decision on how free-of-charge emission allowances should be allocated from 2013 to industrial installations covered by the European Union's...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/EU-Reaches-Decision-on-Allocation-of-Free-Emission-Allowances-from-2013_34409.html
April 8, 2011
This Week on CW: Solvay is acquiring Rhodia for $4.8 billion, ending months of speculation over what the Belgian company will do with its pile of cash. At GPCA Plastics Forum in Dubai...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/Chemical-Industry-Weekly-News-Round-Up-April-8_34036.html
April 5, 2011
Sigma Aldrich’s Aldrich Materials business will cover global research scale distribution and Afga will service larger-scale commercial opportunities....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/Sigma-Aldrich-Signs-Conductive-Polymers-Deal-with-Agfa_33977.html
April 4, 2011
Solvay has agreed to acquire Rhodia for €3.4 billion in cash. Solvay will launch a friendly cash offer for Rhodia at €31.60/share under the terms of the deal, a 50% premium...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/Solvay-to-Acquire-Rhodia-for-&euro3-4-Billion_33937.html
April 1, 2011
Evonik Industries says it has started up a high-purity isobutene plant at its Antwerp site. The facility is designed to produce up to 110,000 m.t./year of isobutene and forms part of...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/Evonik-Starts-up-Isobutene-Plant-at-Antwerp_33899.html
March 25, 2011
Private equity firm 3i Group (London) has launched a process to sell chemical distributor Azelis (Antwerp), reports say. 3i has hired Bank of America Merrill Lynch to invite bids for...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/Private-Equity-Firm-3i-Launches-Sale-of-Distributor-Azelis_33726.html
March 22, 2011
The Saudi government has established a technical panel to help resolve a dispute with the European Commission over possible European Union (EU) antidumping duties on polyethylene...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/Saudi-Arabia-Establishes-Panel-to-Help-Resolve-PET-Dumping-Dispute-with-Europe_33629.html
March 14, 2011
Industry aims to preempt a move by the EU to formally adopt a policy to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions 25% from 1990 levels by 2020, compared with the current target to reduce GHGs 20% by 2020. The commission concludes that reducing the bloc’s carbon emissions by 25% by 2020 would be more cost effective policy in the long term. Cefic says an increased target would be counterproductive because it creates uncertainties in an already unstable, post-crisis business environment.
 
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http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/Cefic-Cautions-EU-Against-Plan-to-Increase-GHG-Reduction-Target_33345.html
March 11, 2011
BASF says it has successfully placed about 19.7 million shares of K+S (Kassel, Germany), Europe's biggest producer of potash, with insitutuional investors at a price of €50/share...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/BASF-Raises-&euro1-Billion-from-Divestment-of-K+S-Stake_33371.html
March 10, 2011
Total Petrochemicals, IFP Energies and its subsidiary Axens have formed an alliance to develop a new technology for the production of bio-ethylene by hydration of ethanol. The new...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/Total-Petrochemicals-IFP-and-Axens-form-Bio-ethylene-Technology-Alliance_33341.html
March 1, 2011
BASF has put the majority of its fertilizer business on the block. BASF says the businesses up for sale are profitable, but are not considered to be core operations. The company...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/BASF-Puts-Bulk-of-Fertilizers-Unit-Up-for-Sale_33131.html
February 28, 2011
The European Commission’s Joint Research Centre (JRC; Brussels) yesterday officially opened the first repository of reference nanomaterials. The center is designed to facilitate...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/belgium/EU-Opens-Repository-for-Nanomaterials_32911.html
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