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July 30, 2014
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has opened a public consultation on harmonized classification and labelling (CLH) for bendiocarb (1,3-benzodioxol-4-ol, 2,2-dimethyl-...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/ECHA-opens-public-consultation-on-CLH-for-bendiocarb_62799.html
July 29, 2014
BP's petrochemicals business posted an underlying loss before interest and tax of $98 million in the second quarter on a replacement cost (RC) basis compared with an underlying RC loss...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/BPs-petchem-loss-widens_62773.html
July 29, 2014
Elementis today announced its interim six-month results, reporting a 5% rise in operating profit, to $76.8 million. Sales were up 3%, to $400 million, while operating margin, at 19%...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/Elementiss-profits-and-revenues-rise_62769.html
July 28, 2014
The government has today announced plans to open large parts of the United Kingdom for oil and gas exploration, including unconventional oil and gas that can only be produced by...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/UK-government-invites-bids-for-large-scale-shale-fracking_62739.html
July 28, 2014
BP has announced that Iain Conn, group managing director and chief executive/downstream, is leaving the company and is to step down from BP’s board by the end of the year. Conn...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/BP-names-replacement-for-chief-executivedownstream_62740.html
July 28, 2014
Following a strategic review announced last October, Consumer goods group Reckitt Benckiser (RB; Slough, UK) said today that it plans to spin off its pharmaceuticals...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/Reckitt-Benckiser-to-spin-off-pharmaceuticals-business_62736.html
July 25, 2014
LyondellBasell Industries reports record earnings for the second quarter of $2.22/share, well above the analysts’ consensus estimate of $1.92/share as reported by Thomson Reuters (New York). Gains were broadly distributed across the business....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/LyondellBasell-reports-record-quarter-as-net-income-increases-27-percent_62721.html
July 23, 2014
Johnson Matthey says it made progress in the first quarter of 2014/15, covering 1 April–30 June, in the face of headwinds from the effect of foreign currency translation and the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/Johnson-Matthey-reports-lower-profits-flat-sales_62652.html
July 22, 2014
Croda today reported lower second-quarter sales and earnings on weak consumer demand in Europe. Sales were down 5.8%, to £263.4 million ($449.6 million), while adjusted operating...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/Crodas-sales-and-earnings-down-unlikely-to-match-last-years-pretax-profit_62628.html
July 18, 2014
The boards of AbbVie (North Chicago, IL) and Shire (Dublin) announced today that they have reached agreement for AbbVie to acquire Shire for approximately £32 billion ($54.7...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/AbbVie-to-acquire-Shire-for-$55-billion_62587.html
July 17, 2014
BP Chemicals Ltd. (BPCL), a BP subsidiary, has lifted the force majeure at the company's 154,000-m.t./year acetic anhydride plant at Saltend, near Hull, UK, the company confirmed...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/BP-lifts-force-majeure-at-UK-acetic-anhydride-plant_62511.html
July 17, 2014
GTS Chemical Holding, a specialty chemicals producer and the largest manufacturer of ammonium sulfite in China, today announced its intention to proceed with a fundraising and...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/Chinese-specialty-chemicals-firm-plans-to-list-in-London_62506.html
July 17, 2014
Ineos O&P UK has received notification from the UK government that its application for an infrastructure loan guarantee has been successful, the company announced today. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/Ineos-receives-loan-guarantee-paving-way-for-new-ethane-import-terminal-at-Grangemouth_62504.html
July 14, 2014
Kyowa Hakko Kirin’s (KHK; Tokyo) subsidiary ProStrakan Group (Galashiels, UK) has agreed with Novo to purchase the entire share capital of Archimedes Pharma (Reading, UK) for...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/Kyowa-Hakko-Kirin-subsidiary-to-acquire-Archimedes-Pharma_62434.html
July 10, 2014
Worldwide demand for soda ash will increase almost 34% during the next decade thanks to the recovering construction and automotive industries, according to The IHS Chemical World...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/IHS-Chemical-Soda-ash-demand-to-grow-34-percent-in-next-decade-driven-by-construction-automotive-industries_62392.html
July 10, 2014
The European Commission announced on Wednesday that it has imposed fines totaling €427.7 million ($582.8 million) on the French pharmaceutical company Servier and five producers...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/EU-fines-six-pharma-firms-for-curbing-entry-of-cheaper-generic-drugs_62391.html
July 8, 2014
Sirius Minerals (London), which is developing a project in the United Kingdom to mine polyhalite, says it plans to submit a new planning application for its potash mine to the North...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/Sirius-Minerals-to-submit-new-planning-application-for-UK-potash-mine_62341.html
July 4, 2014
Omya and Arkema today announced an agreement under which Omya will market Arkema's plastic additives range for various polymer markets, including impact modifier and processing aid...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/Arkema-and-Omya-enter-plastic-additives-distribution-agreement-in-Europe_62257.html
July 2, 2014
The committees for risk assessment (RAC) and socioeconomic (SEAC) of the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) have adopted opinions on applications for authorization of...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/ECHA-approves-specific-uses-of-DEHP-DBP-under-Reach_62214.html
July 2, 2014
Synthomer (Harlow, UK), formerly Yule Catto, says that Adrian Whitfield, group CEO, will step down after eight years with the company. Whitfield will remain CEO and on the board until...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/uk/Synthomer-CEO-to-step-down-company-looking-for-successor_62212.html
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