IHS Chemical Week

Archives :: Regions :: Western Europe :: France

Displaying 181 - 200 of 905 stories.
June 2, 2014
Air Liquide announced today that, on 1 June, Benoît Potier, chairman and CEO, succeeded Leif Johansson, chairman of Ericsson and AstraZeneca, as chairman of the European Round...
May 22, 2014
Novasep (Pompey, France), a supplier of services and technologies to the life sciences industry, says that it has completed a €4-million ($5.5 million) expansion of its highly...
May 7, 2014
Arkema has posted a €77-million ($107.1 million) net profit for the first quarter, swinging back to profit from a €30-million net loss during the first quarter of last year...
May 2, 2014
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has started a public consultation on harmonized classification and labelling (CLH) proposals for the pesticides pencycuron and...
April 30, 2014
Arkema today inaugurated a new electrolysis plant at its Jarrie site, near Grenoble, France. The €100-million ($138 million) investment involved converting a mercury-cell plant to...
April 25, 2014
Invista and Solvay announced today that they have signed a settlement agreement resolving disputes related to adiponitrile (ADN) intellectual property and technology used in their...
April 24, 2014
Air Liquide has reported €3.73 billion ($5.16 billion) in revenue during the first quarter, up 6.2% year-on-year (YOY) on a comparable—growth, excluding currency, natural...
April 17, 2014
LyondellBasell says it has ended discussions to sell its mothballed refinery at Berre, France, to petroleum trading firm Sotragem (Monaco), and that it will make the closure of the...
April 14, 2014

Symrise (Holzminden, Germany) has agreed to acquire flavors and nutrition ingredients maker Diana Group (Vannes, France) from private equity firm Ardian (Paris) for €1.3 billion ($1.8 billion). The deal is expected to close in third-quarter 2014.


April 10, 2014
Solvay has confirmed that it has signed an agreement to sell its polyvinyl chloride (PVC) compound business, Benvic Europe, to US investment company OpenGate Capital (Los Angeles). The...
April 4, 2014
BASF says that its subsidiary, inge (Greifenberg, Germany), a supplier of ultrafiltration (UF) membranes, and Aquasource (Toulouse, France), a supplier of membrane systems, have...
April 2, 2014
Delegates to today’s sessions of the Euro Chlor Technology conference in Madrid were given a glimpse into what the chlor-alkali and vinyls industries may look like in the...
April 2, 2014
Kem One (Lyon, France) has launched a project to convert the electrolysis technology at the company's Lavéra, France, chlor-alkali plant from mercury-cell and diaphragm, to...
April 2, 2014
Actavis (Dublin) says that it has completed the previously announced divestiture of its generics commercial operations in seven markets in Western Europe to Aurobindo Pharma...
April 1, 2014
Euro Chlor's 9th Technology Conference and Exhibition, which kicked off in Madrid today, is reviewing numerous new processes and improvements in the chlor-alkali industry. The newest...
March 28, 2014
The European Commission on Thursday approved aid granted by France to The French Institute of Agro-Based Material (Ifmas) for the development of plant-based plastics and biobased...
March 26, 2014
Aliad, Air Liquide’s strategic venture capital investor, has made equity investments in three start-ups—McPhy Energy, Solumix, and Xylowatt—Air Liquide says. French...
March 25, 2014
Axens announced today the launch of Atol bioethylene technology, codeveloped in partnership with Total; IFP Energies nouvelles (Ifpen; Paris); and Axens, its affiliate. The launch is a...
March 19, 2014
The risk assessment committee (RAC) of the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has adopted an opinion to strengthen the existing classification of bisphenol A (BPA) under the...
March 14, 2014
Air Liquide announced today that it will invest close to €100 million ($138.9 million) in three innovation projects in France. The company plans to extend and modernize its...
Pages: « Previous  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 [10] 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 Next »

contact us | about us | privacy policy | sitemap

ihsCopyright © IHS, Inc.All rights reserved.Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa