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May 11, 2015
Reverdia (Delft, Netherlands), a joint venture between DSM and Roquette Frères (Lestrem, France) has announced the appointment of Pascal Moritz as new business development...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Reverdia-appoints-business-development-manager_70295.html
May 11, 2015
GTS Chemical Holdings’ (Liaocheng, China) unaudited group revenue rose 40% to 167.0 million renminbi ($27.3 million) for the first quarter of 2015 versus Rmb119.3 million a...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/GTS-Chemical-first-quarter-revenue-spikes-40-percent_70289.html
May 11, 2015
The European Parliament’s environment committee approved draft plans this week under which EU member states would have to enforce emission limits on from medium-sized combustion...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Europe-to-limit-emissions-from-medium-size-combustion-plants_70259.html
May 11, 2015
The plastics industry has shown itself to be robust, despite a difficult market environment in 2014, says Josef Ertl, chair of industry trade association PlasticsEurope Germany...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/Germanys-plastics-producers-positive-in-spite-of-roller-coaster_70298.html
May 11, 2015
The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO; Washington) has announced that Jennifer Holmgren, CEO, LanzaTech (Chicago), is to be the recipient of the 2015 BIO Rosalind Franklin...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/LanzaTechs-Holgrem-to-receive-BIO-Rosalind-Franklin-Award_70296.html
May 8, 2015
Leaving the European Union could cost the United Kingdom €300 billion ($338.5 billion), slashing 14% off the country’s GDP, or €4,850 per capita, according to a report...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/German-think-tank-UK-chems-would-be-hard-hit-by-EU-exit_70171.html
May 8, 2015
Showa Denko says that, in May, it will establish a company that will take over Showa Denko’s phenolic resins business. Showa Denko will transfer 85% of the shares in the new...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/Showa-Denko-to-sell-phenolic-resins-business-to-Aica-Kogyo_70149.html
May 8, 2015
Dow Chemical will be cutting 1,500–1,700 positions, about 3% of its global workforce, to streamline operations as a result of the pending divestment of most of its chlor-alkali assets. The company also plans “minor” adjustments to its manufacturing assets, it says....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Dow-to-cut-global-workforce-by-3-percent-over-next-two-years_70205.html
May 8, 2015
Reforming the outdated US chemical management policy took a step closer to a full Senate vote as the bipartisan Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety Act passed through the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works (EPW) on 28 April. A vote before the full Senate is expected in the coming weeks....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/TSCA-reform-bill-heads-to-Senate-floor_70225.html
May 8, 2015
FDA has issued a proposed rule requesting additional scientific data on the safety and effectiveness of certain active ingredients used in OTC health-care antiseptics. FDA says...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/FDA-taking-closer-look-at-OTC-antiseptics_70226.html
May 8, 2015
Steep year-on-year (YOY) declines in net income predominated in the first-quarter results of North American commodity producers reporting since late April. Westlake says conversions to...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Tough-quarter-for-North-American-commodity-makers_70230.html
May 8, 2015
Leading Europe-based chemical companies started 2015 solidly, achieving big increases in first-quarter sales and, in some cases, strong growth in earnings. The weaker euro, which makes...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Weaker-euro-boosts-leading-companies-revenue_70146.html
May 8, 2015
The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO; Washington) says that it welcomes the European Commission’s recent decision to approve several genetically modified organisms (GMOs) for...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/BIO-welcomes-European-Commissions-GMO-approvals_70206.html
May 8, 2015
Saudi Aramco has confirmed that Khalid Al Falih has been appointed chairman and has named Amin Nasser as acting president and CEO. Nasser is a member of the board of Aramco, the world’s largest oil producer, and has held the position of senior v.p./upstream since 2008....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Aramco-names-new-CEO-to-be-separated-from-oil-ministry_70207.html
May 8, 2015
AkzoNobel has finalized the €153-million ($170.4 million) divestment of its global paper chemicals business to Kemira. The deal was first announced in July 2014. The acquired...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/AkzoNobel-completes-sale-of-paper-chemicals-to-Kemira_70208.html
May 8, 2015
The chemical businesses of Sinopec and PetroChina each reports improved financial results for the first quarter of 2015. Sinopec’s chemicals business swung to a profit, and...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/Sinopec-PetroChina-chemical-units-report-improved-results_70147.html
May 8, 2015
Celanese says that it has begun constructing a vinyl acetate ethylene (VAE) emulsions production plant at the company’s acetyls facility at Jurong Island, Singapore....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/Celanese-chooses-Singapore-for-VAE-emulsions-project_70148.html
May 8, 2015
first-quarter chemical earnings of North American oil companies reflect weaker US margins in the petrochemicals market. ExxonMobil reports first-quarter earnings for its chemical...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Oil-companies-report-mixed-first-quarter-chemical-earnings_70231.html
May 8, 2015
BASF says that Wayne Smith is the new chairman and CEO of its North American subsidiary, effective 1 May....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/BASF-appoints-CEONorth-America_70232.html
May 8, 2015
PQ has named George Biltz president and CEO, effective 1 May. Biltz succeeds Michael Boyce, who will continue to serve as PQ chairman. PQ is a leading producer of silicates, specialty...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/PQ-confirms-new-CEO-former-CEO-remains-chair_70233.html
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