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July 18, 2014
The Competition Tribunal of South Africa has penalized Sasol a combined 534-million South African rand ($50 million) for excessively pricing propylene and polypropylene (PP) from...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Sasol-penalized_62560.html
July 18, 2014
Lonza says it appointed Sven Abend as a member of Lonza’s executive committee, effective 1 July. Abend, previously CEO of Kolb (Hedingen, Switzerland), is primarily responsible for...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Lonza-appointment_62561.html
July 17, 2014
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) says that four new intentions and five new submissions for harmonised classification and labelling (CLH) have been added to the public...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/ECHA-adds-several-substances-to-registry-of-intentions-under-Reach_62513.html
July 16, 2014
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA; Parma, Italy) says that is has established an acceptable daily intake (ADI) of four milligrams per kilogram body weight per day for the food...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/EFSA-establishes-daily-intake-limits-for-sunset-yellow-food-additive_62485.html
July 10, 2014
The chemical industry in Germany is starting to feel the wind in its sails, chemical trade association VCI (Frankfurt) said at a press conference today. Domestic production of...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/German-chemical-industry-feels-tail-wind-first-half-output-up-3-percent_62366.html
July 10, 2014
The German chemical industry is in favor of the transatlantic trade and investment partnership (TTIP), currently being negotiated between the European Union and the United States, says...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/VCIs-Kley-Germanys-chemical-industry-in-favor-of-TTIP_62395.html
July 9, 2014
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) says it has opened a 45-day public consultation on harmonized classification and labeling (CLH) proposals for the pesticides...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/ECHA-opens-public-consultation-on-three-pesticides_62369.html
July 7, 2014
W. R. Grace has appointed Albert Beninati president of its $1.1-billion catalysts technologies segment, which develops and manufactures catalysts and related products used in energy and refining, polyolefins, and plastics, as well as other manufacturing applications....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Grace-taps-former-Univar-executive-to-lead-catalysts_62274.html
July 7, 2014
Brazil’s chemical production declined 7.1% year-on-year (YOY) over January–May despite improved monthly production volumes and domestic sales in the final month, according to...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Brazils-chemical-output-drops-7-percent-in-first-five-months_62275.html
July 7, 2014
Brazil’s cumulative chemical trade deficit during the first five months of 2014 reached $11.8 billion, according to figures released by Abiquim (São Paulo), the country’s chemical...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Brazils-chemical-trade-deficit-reaches-$11-8-billion_62276.html
July 7, 2014
A. Schulman reports net income from continuing operations of $19.1 million for the company’s fiscal third quarter ended 31 May, up almost fourfold year-on-year (YOY) from $5.2...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Schulman-net-income-soars-on-stronger-demand_62277.html
July 7, 2014
BioAmber (Minneapolis) says its Canadian joint venture subsidiary with Mitsui & Co. has secured a C$7.0-million ($6.6 million) grant from Sustainable Development Technology Canada...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/BioAmber-wins-grant_62278.html
July 7, 2014
Monsanto has announced that it is issuing $4.5 billion in senior bonds in several tranches, with a variety of maturity dates and interest rates. The largest tranche is worth $1.0...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Monsanto-issues-debt_62279.html
July 7, 2014
Olin says it is refinancing its 8.875% senior bonds due in 2019 using an existing $265-million senior revolving credit facility and a delayed drawdown term loan to pay down the debt...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Olin-refinances-debt_62280.html
July 7, 2014
Omnova reports fiscal second-quarter earnings up 17.2% year-on-year (YOY), to $3.4 million, or 7 cts/share, on sales down 1.6%, to $266.4 million. Adjusted earnings from continuing...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Omnova-net-income-up_62281.html
July 7, 2014
EPA released its final risk assessment for trichloroethylene (TCE)—the first such assessment to be completed as part of the agency’s Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) Work Plan...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/EPA-issues-final-risk-assessment-for-TCE_62282.html
July 7, 2014
Vopak says it plans to divest about 15 tank storage terminals, primarily smaller terminals, that together contribute about 4% of group Ebitda...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Vopak-to-divest-about-15-tank-terminals_62283.html
July 7, 2014
Esso Belgium, a division of ExxonMobil, has announced plans to install a new delayed coker unit at the company’s 320,000-bbl/day Antwerp refinery to convert heavy, higher-sulfur...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/ExxonMobil-to-invest-$1-billion-at-Antwerp-refinery_62284.html
July 7, 2014
Borealis Chimie (Paris), a Borealis subsidiary, has divested its stakes in a urea plant at Le Havre, France; and in a related ammonia storage facility at nearby Gonfreville, France, to...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Yara-buys-Borealis-out-of-urea-plant-in-France_62285.html
July 7, 2014
IMCD Group (Rotterdam) priced its initial public offering at €21/ordinary share ($28.56)—the middle of the previously announced price range. The company says that the IPO was...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/IMCD-shares-debut_62286.html
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