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October 10, 2014
Yara International, a leading producer of fertilizers, says that the company’s long-serving CEO, Jørgen Ole Haslestad, resigned on 1 October. Haslestad had been scheduled to retire on 1 February 2015. Yara announced recently that it is in talks to merge with CF Industries, but some analysts say that Yara is more likely to acquire CF Industries than merge with it....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Yara-appoints-acting-CEO-former-chief-not-right-to-lead-company_64381.html
October 10, 2014
Solvay, the world’s leading producer of soda ash, has announced plans to invest in its plant at Devnya, Bulgaria, to improve energy efficiency....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Solvay-invests-in-soda-ash-plant-in-Bulgaria_64368.html
October 10, 2014
Toray Industries has held a ceremony to mark the completion of a new polyacrylonitrile (PAN) manufacturing plant at Lacq, France. The product is used as precursor in the production of...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Toray-commissions-carbon-fiber-precursor-plant-in-France_64369.html
October 10, 2014
EuroChem (Moscow), one of the world’s leading fertilizer companies, has announced plans to redomicile its headquarters to Zug, Switzerland. The change in corporate structure is...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/EuroChem-to-move-HQ-to-Switzerland_64370.html
October 8, 2014
Nina Cromnier has been elected for a second term as chair of the management board of the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki), the agency has announced. Cromnier’s second...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/ECHA-management-board-chair-reelected_64286.html
October 8, 2014
Evonik Industries has opened a new production line for surface-treated fumed silica at its Rheinfelden, Germany site, thereby increasing the company’s global capacity by 25%. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Evonik-boosts-global-capacity-for-specialty-silicas-by-25-percent-with-expansion-at-Rheinfelden-Germany_64341.html
October 8, 2014
The biocidal products committee (BPC) of the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has adopted opinions on four active substances: glutaraldehyde; clothianidin...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/ECHAs-biocidal-products-committee-adopts-ten-opinions_64335.html
October 7, 2014
Specialty chemicals company Altana (Wesel, Germany) says it is increasing the size of its management board to three members. Christoph Schlünken, president/additives and...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Altana-enlarges-management-board_64315.html
October 7, 2014
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has started a 45-day public commenting period on proposals for harmonized classification and labelling (CLH) for clorophene and...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/ECHA-opens-CLH-consultations-on-two-substances_64317.html
October 6, 2014
Germany’s chemical industry association VCI (Frankfurt) says it welcomes the recent announcement of a comprehensive economic and trade agreement (CETA) between the European Union...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/VCI-welcomes-trade-agreement-between-EU-and-Canada-sees-growth-potential-for-German-chemicals_64284.html
October 6, 2014
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has open a 45-day public commenting period on harmonized classification and labeling (CLH) proposals for four substances: dibutyltin...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/ECHA-starts-public-consultation-on-four-substances-under-CLH_64293.html
October 6, 2014
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has added oxathiapiprolin to the registry of intentions. Oxathiapiprolin is a member of the piperidinyl thiazole isoxazoline class of...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Oxathiapiprolin-added-to-ECHAs-registry-of-intentions_64289.html
September 26, 2014
Total says it has received an offer from Arkema to acquire Total’s wholly owned adhesives subsidiary, Bostik (Paris)....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Arkema-to-buy-Totals-Bostik-adhesives-unit-for-&euro1-74-billion_64011.html
September 26, 2014
RusVinyl (Kstovo, Russia)—an equally owned joint venture between Sibur (Moscow), Russia’s largest petrochemical company; and SolVin (Brussels)—has inaugurated a world-scale, integrated polyvinyl chloride (PVC) manufacturing complex at Kstovo in Nizhniy Novgorod Region, Russia....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/RusVinyl-opens-major-PVC-complex-Sibur-okays-Tobolsk_64010.html
September 26, 2014
Solvay says that it has extended its Butachimie joint venture agreement with Invista for an additional 99 years. Butachimie produces nylon-6,6 intermediates at Chalampé, France...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Butachimie-to-gain-more-autonomy-as-Solvay-Invista-extend-JV-agreement_64012.html
September 17, 2014
The board of directors of Israel Chemicals Ltd. (ICL; Tel Aviv) has instructed the management of Bromine Compounds Co. to develop and implement a plan to improve the profitability of...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/-reviews-bromine-operations-to-close-magnesium-plant_63723.html
September 15, 2014
Albemarle and Israel Chemicals Ltd. (ICL; Tel Aviv) say that they have entered into an agreement to establish a manufacturing joint venture to produce ICL’s FR-122P polymeric flame...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/ICL-to-form-polymeric-flame-retardants-JV-with-Albemarle-_63722.html
September 15, 2014
The European Commission has conditionally approved Huntsman’s proposed acquisition of the Sachtleben (Duisburg, Germany) titanium dioxide (TiO2) and performance additives...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/EU-conditionally-okays-Huntsman-purchase-of-Sachtleben_63734.html
September 15, 2014
Kemira has adjusted its medium-term targets. The company says that its revenue will be €2.7 billion ($3.5 billion) in 2017 after previously targeting 2016 revenue of...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Kemira-adjusts-medium-term-targets-keeps-2014-outlook_63735.html
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