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June 16, 2016
The US subsidiary of Evonik Industries says it will reopen a specialty polyesters production plant at Mobile, AL, by 2018. The plant was mothballed in 2010 because of market reasons...
June 16, 2016
Monsanto on 10 June rejected a renewed takeover offer from Bayer at the same price, $122/share, as Bayer’s initial approach, according to reports citing people familiar with the...
June 16, 2016
Long-awaited reform of the ineffective and outdated Toxic Substances Control of 1976 (TSCA) took a step closer to reality after a broadly supported bill passed the Senate by unanimous consent on 7 June....
June 16, 2016
US chemical volumes will rise in 2016 despite slower manufacturing and volatile oil prices, says ACC chief economist Kevin Swift. US chemical production excluding production...
June 16, 2016
North American chemical companies will face a shortage of experienced workers as they try to replace a substantial number of retiring baby boomers in the coming years, according to a...
June 16, 2016
Dow Chemical and DuPont will hold separate shareholder meetings on 20 July to approve the merger of the two companies. The registration statement of DowDuPont, the combined company, was declared effective by SEC on 9 June, allowing the votes to proceed....
June 2, 2016
Vertellus Specialties at the end of May filed for voluntary Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, saying that weakness in the ag sector and sharp pricing pressure in pyridine have hindered...
June 2, 2016
The American Cleaning Institute (ACI) has announced that long-standing president and CEO Ernie Rosenberg has chosen to step down. Rosenberg will leave once a successor has been named...
June 2, 2016
Efforts to reform the outdated Toxic Substances Control Act of 1976 (TSCA) hit another snag on 26 May as Senator Rand Paul (R., KY) objected to Senate passage by unanimous consent. Senator Paul says the bill, which has passed the House of Representatives and has White House support, is being “unnecessarily rushed” without an opportunity for review....
June 2, 2016
Dow Chemical has completed its previously announced deal that makes it the 100% owner of Dow Corning’s silicones business. Corning will receive roughly $4.8 billion for its share...
June 2, 2016
Westlake Chemical (Houston) says that Axiall (Atlanta) has reopened its data room and requested a revised acquisition proposal by 3 June. However, Westlake says it will continue to...
June 2, 2016
Air Liquide says it has completed the $13.4-billion acquisition of Airgas, which was announced last November. The deal creates a business with over $22 billion in sales, jumping ahead...
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