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January 2, 2008
Bayer MaterialScience says it has sold part of its unsaturated polyester resins business to Veneziani (Garbagnate, Italy) for an undisclosed sum. The deal includes Akzo’s products...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/italy/Bayer-Sells-Part-of-Unsaturated-Polyester-Resins-Unit_9568.html
December 3, 2007
Equipolymers says production at its new 150,000-m.t./year Ottana, Italy polycondensation line for polyethylene terephthalate (PET) began on November 1. The company, a Dow Chemical and...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/italy/Equipolymers-Adds-PET-Capacity_9125.html
December 3, 2007
Sasol says it has closed a part of its normal paraffin (n-paraffin) production at Augusta, Italy for an indefinite period to streamline operating costs. Sasol says it has shut down...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/italy/Sasol-to-Cut-Paraffin-Production_9146.html
November 14, 2007
Solvay has started up an 80,000 m.t./year calcium chloride (CACl2) plant at Rosignano, Italy. The chemical has a range of applications including uses in the oil, and de-icing chemicals...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/italy/Solvay-Opens-Calcium-Chloride-Plant-in-Italy_8875.html
November 9, 2007
Sabic Innovative Plastics says it will boost capacity of its Lexan polycarbonate sheets at Bergen op Zoom, the Netherlands; Milan; and Vienna. The expansions will help Sabic meet...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/italy/Sabic-Boosts-Polycarbonate-Sheet-Output-in-Europe_8812.html
September 7, 2007
PolymerLatex (Marl, Germany) says it plans to expand capacity for carboxylated acrylonitrile butadiene copolymers (X-NBR) by a combined 120,000 m.t./year with projects in Italy and...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/italy/PolymerLatex-Adds-Capacity-in-Italy-and-Malaysia_7469.html
August 20, 2007
Yule Catto (Harlow, U.K.) says it plans to close production sites at Dieburg, Germany and Milan in the second half of 2008. Yule Catto’s James Robinson pharmaceutical ingredients...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/italy/Yule-Catto-to-Close-Two-Plants_7008.html
August 7, 2007
Tessenderlo Group (Brussels) says it will cease production of chlorobenzene at Pieve Vergonte, Italy, citing “grave” market conditions. Tessenderlo says that margins in its...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/italy/Tessenderlo-Closes-Chlorobenzene-Unit_6903.html
August 7, 2007
Sasol says it will cease production of linear alkylbenzene (LAB) at Porto Torres, Italy and Baltimore for “an indefinite period of time,” and close its Bad Homburg, Germany...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/italy/Sasol-Shutters-Two-LAB-Plants_6902.html
August 7, 2007
ENI (Rome) says it will build a plant at Livorno, Italy to produce diesel fuel from vegetable oils. It will be the first unit to use Ecofining technology, a process developed by ENI...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/italy/ENI-to-Build-Biofuels-Unit-Using-Novel-Technology_6867.html
August 7, 2007
Basell says it will add 50,000 m.t./year of capacity at its Spherizone-process polypropylene (PP) plant at Brindisi, Italy. The project will increase Basell’s total Spherizone PP...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/italy/Basell-Expands-Spherizone-PP-Plant-in-Italy_6755.html
July 31, 2007
Chemtura says it will discontinue antioxidants production at its Pedrengo and Ravenna, Italy facilities during the third quarter to reduce costs and increase efficiencies across its...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/italy/Chemtura-to-Shut-Down-Some-European-Plants_6563.html
July 30, 2007
Honeywell says that customs authorities in Taranto, Italy seized 21 containers of air conditioning equipment charged with R-410A, Honeywell’s patented refrigerant made of...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/italy/Honeywell-Patent-Violated_6619.html
July 27, 2007
Naturex (Avignon, France), a manufacturer of pharmaceutical and nutraceutical ingredients from natural plants, says it has agreed to purchase pharma manufacturer Hammer Pharma (Milan)...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/italy/Naturex-Buys-Italian-Firm_5604.html
July 27, 2007
Balchem (New Hampton, NY) says it has agreed to acquire Akzo Nobel’s methylamines and choline chloride businesses for an undisclosed amount. The businesses have combined sales of...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/italy/Balchem-Buys-Akzos-Methylamines-and-Choline-Chloride-Businesses_6114.html
July 25, 2007
Messer says it has agreed to build a €20-million ($27.6 million) air separation plant at Lonza’s Visp, Switzerland site. Messer’s plant will produce argon, nitrogen...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/italy/Messer-Lonza-Form-Gases-Agreement_6932.html
July 25, 2007
The management of chemical distributor Azelis (Milan) will own about 32% of the company following the acquisition of a majority stake in Azelis by private equity firm 3i Group...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/italy/Management-Keeps-a-Stake-in-Azelis_5511.html
July 25, 2007
It is the chemicals—and not just the craftsmanship—that give the Stradivarius violin its “pristine” sound, say researchers led by Joseph Nagyvary, professor at...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/italy/Chemicals-Secret-of-the-Strads-Brilliant-Sound_5491.html
July 25, 2007
Solvay says it will close a 45,000-m.t./year chloromethane (methyl chloride) plant at Bussi, Italy by the end of this month. Solvay did not detail job cuts, but says it is part of a...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/italy/Solvay-to-Close-Italian-Chloromethane-Plant_6461.html
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