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April 25, 2014
Agricultural chemical firm Nufarm (Melbourne) has announced that, following a previously announced review of its manufacturing operations in New Zealand, it has decided to close permanently its facility at Otahuhu, near Auckland, and further consolidate regional manufacturing activity at Nufarm’s main manufacturing facility at Laverton, Australia....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/Nufarm-to-close-manufacturing-plant-in-New-Zealand_60525.html
April 25, 2014
Reliance Industries says net profits for its fiscal fourth quarter, ended 31 March, increased 0.8% compared with the same period of the previous year, to about 56.3 billion Indian...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/Reliance-Industries-reports-a-slight-increase-in-profits_60526.html
April 25, 2014
Sika (Baar, Switzerland) says it has acquired a manufacturing facility at Gunsan, South Korea. The facility manufactures and distributes flooring and coating products based on epoxy...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/Sika-buys-flooring-and-coating-products-plant-in-South-Korea_60527.html
April 25, 2014
CF Industries announced that its Woodward, OK, nitrogen complex is currently off-line because of a problem in one of the boilers. All of the plants in the complex have been safely shut...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/CF-shuts-down-nitrogen-complex-after-boiler-problem_60573.html
April 25, 2014
Five members of ACC’s Silicones Environmental, Health, and Safety Center (SEHSC) have reached an agreement with EPA on the environmental monitoring of the siloxane D4, an...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Silicone-producers-EPA-agree-on-program-to-monitor-siloxane-D4_60575.html
April 25, 2014
Verdezyne (Carlsbad, CA) announced on 21 April that it has completed production of over one m.t. of biobased dodecanedioic acid (DDDA) using its proprietary yeast-strain biobased...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Verdezyne-completes-biobased-monomer-production_60587.html
April 24, 2014
Thomas Swan (Consett, UK) says it has signed an exclusive agreement to manufacture high-quality graphene products using a new process developed by researchers at Trinity College Dublin...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Thomas-Swan-says-it-has-exclusive-agreement-to-manufacture-graphene-products-using-new-process_60535.html
April 24, 2014
Output of chemicals in the European Union increased in January 2014 for the fourth consecutive month, or 3.3% year-on-year (YOY), according to Cefic. Chemical sales in December 2013...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Cefic-EU-chemical-output-increases-for-fourth-consecutive-month-update_60493.html
April 23, 2014
Researchers at the Advanced Materials and BioEngineering Research (Amber) center at Dublin have developed a new process—which promises to be simple and affordable—to...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/New-process-developed-for-mass-production-of-graphene_60488.html
April 22, 2014
The European Commission says that it has requested Germany to fully transpose the requirements of the European Union Emissions Trading System (EU ETS) into national law. EU ETS is a...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/European-Commission-asks-Germany-to-fully-implement-EU-emissions-trading-system_60463.html
April 22, 2014
The European Commission has decided to refer Poland to the European Union's Court of Justice for failing to notify the commission about what penalties have been put in place in the...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/European-Commission-refers-Poland-to-court-for-failure-to-comply-with-laws-on-F-gases_60459.html
April 22, 2014
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has opened a public consultation on a total of 30 testing proposals for 17 substances. The hazard endpoints for which vertebrate testing...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/ECHA-opens-public-consultation-on-testing-proposals-for-17-substances_60458.html
April 22, 2014
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA; Parma, Italy) says it is extending the timeline for it to complete is full assessment of bisphenol A (BPA) to the end of 2014. The authority...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/EFSA-to-reevaluate-BPA-by-end-of-2014_60447.html
April 21, 2014
DuPont reports first-quarter operating earnings of $1.5 billion, up 1% year-on-year (YOY). Weak agricultural results offset gains across other segments. Operating earnings of...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/DuPont-earnings-up-1-percent-despite-revenue-slip-on-weak-ag-results_60409.html
April 17, 2014
Platform Specialty Products (Miami) has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Chemtura’s pesticides business for $1 billion. The price consists of $950 million in cash plus 2 million shares of Platform common stock....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Platform-acquires-Chemturas-agchems-business-for-$1-billion_60408.html
April 17, 2014
Huntsman says that agrobusiness group Wilmar International (Singapore) has agreed to purchase Huntsman’s Europe-based commodity surfactants business....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Huntsman-sells-surfactant-business-to-Wilmar-and-closes-plant-in-Italy_60375.html
April 17, 2014
Indorama Ventures (Bangkok) says that it will acquire a 51% stake in Sasa Polyester Sanayi (Adana, Turkey), a leading polyester and polyethylene terephthalate (PET) producer in Turkey, from Hac─▒ Ömer Sabanc─▒ Holding (Istanbul)....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Indorama-to-acquire-Turkish-firm-Sasa-Polyester-Sanayi_60376.html
April 17, 2014
Qatar Chemical and Petrochemical Marketing and Distribution Co. (Muntajat; Doha) says that it has signed a two-year agreement with Qatar Navigation (Milaha; Doha) to transport...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Muntajat-signs-contract-to-transport-petrochemicals_60377.html
April 17, 2014
The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) of the state of New South Wales (NSW), Australia, says it has commenced a prosecution against Orica (Melbourne) in the NSW Land and...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/New-South-Wales-EPA-initiates-legal-proceedings-against-Orica_60360.html
April 17, 2014
DSM says that it is in exclusive discussions with Aland Nutraceutical (Jingjiang, China), a worldwide producer of vitamin C, to aquire the latter company. The discussions may result in...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/DSM-in-discussions-to-buy-Chinas-Aland-Nutraceutical_60361.html
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