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February 26, 2013
Elementis (London) generated $107.1 million in net profit during 2012, a drop of almost 14% on 2011, the company reported today. The company's operating profit nevertheless grew 5%...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/Elementiss-profit-drops-14-percent-despite-stable-sales_50063.html
February 25, 2013
BHP Billiton says that CEO Marius Kloppers will retire on 10 May 2013 and that Andrew Mackenzie, currently BHP’s chief executive for non-ferrous operations, will succeed him....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/BHP-Billiton-names-former-BP-Chemical-executive-as-next-CEO_49960.html
February 22, 2013
Oversupply and sluggish demand will continue to impact the price of acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS) in Europe throughout 2013 with changes mostly dictated by feedstock prices, a...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/European-ABS-prices-likely-to-remain-stagnant-during-2013-due-to-poor-demand-oversupply_49993.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/uk/Ineos-restructures-chlor-vinyls-business-including-plant-closures_49114.html
February 18, 2013
Sirius Minerals (London) has signed a marketing agreement with Keytrade (Thalwil, Switzerland) for the marketing and distribution of  up to 1.75 million m.t./year of polyhalite...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/Sirius-Minerals-and-Keytrade-sign-marketing-agreement-for-UK-potash-project_49927.html
February 12, 2013
The United Kingdom's chemical and pharmaceutical sector remains optimistic of achieving improved sales volumes during 2013, according to the latest quarterly survey from the Chemical...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/UK-chemical-industry-survey-shows-optimism_49767.html
February 6, 2013
Shell Chemicals has made a final investment decision to upgrade its Jurong Island, Singapore, polyols facility, the company announced today. The investment is expected to increase...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/Shell-to-expand-polyols-capacity-in-Singapore_49568.html
February 5, 2013
BP’s petrochemical activities delivered an underlying replacement cost (RC) profit before interest and taxes of $46 million in the fourth quarter of 2012, a 48% drop on the same...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/BPs-petrochemical-operations-report-a-48-percent-drop-in-earnings_49571.html
February 1, 2013
Stolt-Nielsen posted unaudited results for its fiscal fourth quarter, ended 30 November 2012, showing net profit attributable to shareholders of $18.2 million, down from $22.2 million...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/Stolt-Nielsen-reports-lower-quarterly-net-profits-sales_49504.html
February 1, 2013
Royal Dutch Shell's fourth-quarter chemical earnings, on a current cost of supplies (CCS) basis, were down 45% year-on-year, to $209 million from the $380 million reported in the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/Shells-fourth-quarter-chemical-earnings-down-45-percent_49503.html
January 31, 2013
Sirius Minerals (London), a potash exploration and development company, has submitted application documents for the onshore mining and mine access infrastructure of its previously...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/Sirius-Minerals-submits-application-for-UK-potash-project_49473.html
January 30, 2013
Oxis Energy (Abingdon, UK) and GP Batteries International (Singapore) today announced a joint manufacturing agreement to accelerate the commercialization of Oxis’s proprietary...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/Oxis-Energy-and-GP-Batteries-to-commercialize-breakthrough-Li-S-battery-systems_49432.html
January 30, 2013
Johnson Matthey reported a 2% year-on-year (YOY) decrease in group sales, excluding precious metals, to £635 million ($998 million), for its fiscal third quarter ended 31...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/Johnson-Matthey-reports-lower-quarterly-sales_49439.html
January 29, 2013
African Potash (London), a company listed on London's AIM exchange, has reentered into an agreement to acquire an indirect 70% interest in Société des Potasses et des...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/African-Potash-signs-agreement-to-acquire-potash-asset-in-the-Republic-of-the-Congo_49410.html
January 24, 2013
Mercaptan gas started leaking from Lubrizol's plant near Rouen, northwestern France on 21 January. The cloud of gas blew across the Channel and, because of its sulfurous odor, could be...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/Cloud-of-mercaptan-gas-leaks-from-Lubrizol-plant-in-France_49248.html
January 23, 2013
Dow Electronic Materials says it has licensed cadmium-free quantum dot technology from UK-based Nanoco Group (Manchester) for use in electronic displays. Financial terms of the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/Dow-licenses-quantum-dot-technology_49219.html
January 21, 2013
Fashion brand Benetton (Ponzano Veneto, Italy) says it has committed to eliminate all releases of hazardous chemicals throughout its entire supply chain and products by 2020...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/Benetton-joins-Detox-campaign_49175.html
January 17, 2013
North Atlantic Potash (Saskatoon, SK) has completed an 11-hole drilling project at its Foam Lake property in Saskatchewan. The results have to date confirmed 942 million m.t. in place...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/North-Atlantic-Potash-completes-exploration-in-Saskatchewan_49036.html
January 17, 2013
The European olefin market will see 2.9 million m.t./year of steam cracker capacity enter plant turnarounds between March and June 2013, according to IHS Chemical data. These...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/Planned-outages-during-second-quarter-could-tighten-Europes-olefin-market_49035.html
January 16, 2013
Croda has acquired the assets of Innovachem (Cutchogue, NY), a maker of patented emollient products for personal care ingredients, the company says. The purchase price was $2.8...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/Croda-buys-emollients-maker_49026.html
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