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March 19, 2015
Michael Vassiliadis, chairman of German trade union IG BCE (Hanover), which represents workers in the mining, chemical, and energy sectors, has called on the federal government to...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/German-chemical-trade-union-calls-for-"accelerated-decision-making"-in-energy-policies_68708.html
March 19, 2015
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) says it has adopted the final community rolling action plan (CoRAP) for 2015–2017. A total of 134 substances are to be evaluated by...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/ECHA-adopts-community-rolling-action-plan-for-2015-2017-134-substances-to-be-evaluated-48-in-this-year_68700.html
March 19, 2015
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) says that its risk assessment committee (RAC) is continuing to deliberate on a proposal from France to restrict the use of bisphenol A...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/ECHA-considers-proposal-to-restrict-BPA-in-thermal-paper_68697.html
March 18, 2015
Israeli crop genomics firm Evogene (Rehovot, Israel) has announced a three-year collaboration agreement with a multinational food company to improve productivity of a key crop using...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Evogene-announces-collaboration-agreement-for-improved-crop-productivity_68668.html
March 18, 2015
SGL Carbon (Wiesbaden, Germany) has announced group sales of €1.34 billion ($1.42 billion) for the business year 2014, a decrease of 6% year-on-year (YOY). . Ebitda before...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/SGL-announces-fall-in-sales-profit-plummets_68664.html
March 17, 2015
About 55% of food samples evaluated by the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA; Parma, Italy) show no detectable traces of pesticide residues, the authority says. Of the samples that...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/EFSA-report-More-than-half-of-food-samples-in-EU-are-free-of-pesticide-residues_68630.html
March 17, 2015
Composite materials supplier Gurit (Zurich) today announced its results for fiscal 2014. Net sales were 335.8 million Swiss francs ($333.8 million) compared with SF281.1 million in...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Gurit-reports-double-digit-sales-growth-profitability-leaps_68627.html
March 16, 2015
The European technology platform (ETP) for sustainable chemistry (SusChem), a joint program between Cefic and several other European chemistry organizations, has published its new...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/SusChem-publishes-strategic-innovation-and-research-agenda_68593.html
March 16, 2015
The second round of pay tariff negotiations in Germany’s chemical industry has ended without a concrete result, the employers association BAVC (Wiesbaden) has announced. BAVC...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Pay-talks-in-Germany-Employers-offer-1-6-percent-union-claims-provocation_68588.html
March 16, 2015
Linde announced today group sales of €17.0 billion ($17.8 billion) in full-year 2014 compared with €16.7 billion in 2013, an increase of 4.5% year-on-year (YOY) after...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Linde-increases-sales-despite-tough-conditions_68586.html
March 13, 2015
Arkema says its fourth-quarter Ebitda, characterized by year-end seasonality, was flat, at €162 million ($178.8 million), with sales declining 1.7%, to €1.43 billion....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Arkema-reports-lower-sales-and-profits-buys-Oxido_68488.html
March 13, 2015
Borealis, a leading polyolefins producer in Europe and member of the International Petroleum Investment Co. (Abu Dhabi) group, has reported an increase in full-year profit and said that it may invest in fertilizers in the United States....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Borealis-US-ethane-still-attractive-eyeing-fertilizer-growth_68490.html
March 13, 2015
BASF has reported fourth-quarter 2014 sales of €18.0 billion ($20.2 billion), almost matching the previous year’s €18.1 billion. Ebit was 2.8% higher, at €1.5 billion....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/BASF-reports-higher-earnings-on-flat-sales-starts-up-plants_68487.html
March 13, 2015
Merck KGaA (Darmstadt, Germany) says that its fourth-quarter Ebitda before one-time items rose 10.5%, to €878.4 million ($983.9 million), on 12.9% higher sales of €3.0...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Acquisitions-boost-Merck-KGaAs-sales-and-earnings_68489.html
March 5, 2015
The European Environment Agency (EEA; Copenhagen) has just published The European Environment—State and Outlook 2015; synthesis report, which synthesizes the information...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/EEA-environment-report-2015-some-success-and-benefits-but-"huge-challenges"-remain_68343.html
March 5, 2015
Perstorp (Perstorp, Sweden) has announced the successful start-up of its oxo plant at Stenugsund, Sweden. The new plant is Perstorp’s largest ever plant investment, boosting its...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Perstorp-starts-up-oxo-unit-its-largest-plant-investment_68339.html
March 4, 2015
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has opened a public consultation on proposals to identify two new substances of very high concern (SVHC), part of the European...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Public-consultation-launched-on-proposals-to-identify-two-substances-as-SVHC_68306.html
March 4, 2015
Germany’s chemical industry association VCI (Frankfurt), employers association BAVC (Wiesbaden), trade union IG BCE, and the federal ministry for economic affairs have concluded...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Initiative-launched-to-promote-Germany-as-a-location-for-the-chemical-industry_68302.html
March 4, 2015
Lenzing Group (Lenzing, Austria) says today that it expects consolidated sales to be €1.86 billion ($2.1 billion) in full-year 2014, according to preliminary figures, compared...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Lenzing-expects-to-report-a-loss-in-2014-but-operating-results-above-expectations_68262.html
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