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March 10, 2016
Palumbo: Campus recruiting going well. Chemical companies are addressing common challenges in talent management, including filling executive positions from an often-thin bench, finding...
March 10, 2016
The combination of Dow Chemical and DuPont took a step closer with the joint DowDuPont merger proxy filing at the beginning of March. The document sheds light on the strategic...
March 3, 2016

Cheap energy and feedstocks have attracted hundreds of chemical projects to North America, but most were planned when crude oil prices were two or three times higher than current values. Will they proceed?

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February 18, 2016

Lower gasoline prices are boosting demand and keeping refinery utilization rates high. Because catalysts are key to refiners’ profitability, the latest technologies remain in demand. In China, market players demand for refinery catalysts will fare better than its GDP growth.

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February 11, 2016
Petronas Chemicals Group (PCG) is focused on strengthening its basic petrochemicals business while diversifying more into specialty products. The company is also looking to increase...
January 29, 2016
Business is picking up for the active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) industry, and the outlook for the pharma supply chain is positive for the next few years, according to industry association European Fine Chemicals Group (EFCG; Brussels)....
January 14, 2016

After years of declining volumes and tough pricing, soap and detergent manufacturers say the category returned to growth in 2015. Amid weakness in emerging markets, soapers are counting on innovation and improved functionalities to bolster demand.

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January 14, 2016
Strategic priorities for the American Cleaning Institute (ACI; Washington) this year center on advocacy and strengthening programs in critical areas: sustainability, ingredient safety, and education and outreach, says Ernie Rosenberg, ACI president and CEO. ACI will hold its 2016 annual meeting and industry convention in Orlando, FL, 25–30 January. The 2016 convention formally kicks off ACI’s 90th anniversary....
January 14, 2016
Slower growth is expected in 2016 and beyond for surfactants makers as economic growth decelerates in China and other emerging markets. The total value of global surfactants sales...
January 14, 2016
Palm oil prices have been depressed for years. An El Niño-driven drought should provide a boost by cutting into supply, but the net result will also be shaped by crude oil prices and the Chinese economy, market observers say....
January 14, 2016
Kemira (Helsinki) is a specialty chemical company focused on water, with the slogan Where water meets chemistry. But as president and CEO Jari Rosendal explains, Kemira sees itself...
January 8, 2016
Forecasts call for global growth to continue on a modest path. US growth is improving and expected to average more than 4%/year through 2020 (below), while Asia moderates on weakening growth in China (p. 18). European growth will continue to be sluggish (p. 19), weakness in Brazil weighs on prospects in Latin America (p. 20), and cheap oil is is putting the brakes on Mideast investment (p. 21). A review of markets and finance follows (p. 22)....
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