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October 31, 2014
Bayer increased its 2014 profit forecast following a stronger-than-expected third quarter. It now expects core earnings per share (EPS) to grow by a mid-to-high single-digit percentage...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Bayer-raises-outlook-on-track-to-float-BMS_65000.html
October 31, 2014
Sabic’s third-quarter net income was down 4.5%, to 6.18 billion Saudi riyals ($1.65 billion), with operating profit down 7.6% to SR10.4 billion. Sabic cites lower volumes sold...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Sabic-profits-slide-on-lower-volumes-slowing-economy_65001.html
October 31, 2014
Philippe Sauquet has been named president/refining and chemicals and member of the executive committee of Total....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Total-chemicals-chief_65002.html
October 31, 2014
Solvay has finalized the purchase of Flux Schweiß-und Lötstoffe (Garbsen, Germany). The deal boosts Solvay’s aluminum brazing products with formulations for automotive heat...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Solvay-closes-Flux-deal_65003.html
October 31, 2014
Odfjell has closed a deal with affiliates of investment firms Breakwater Capital and Oak Hill Advisors to form a liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) and ethylene shipping joint venture...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Odfjell-forms-JV_65004.html
October 30, 2014
Tessenderlo Group (Brussels) says it sales in the third quarter 2014 were €338.7 million ($431 million), compared with €415.1 million for the corresponding period a year ago...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Tessenderlo-increases-sales-and-profit-in-third-quarter_64940.html
October 30, 2014
Cosmetic products in which the final formulation, ingredients in a final formulation, or a finished product, have been subject to animal testing may not be placed on the market...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/European-Commission-ECHA-clarify-testing-requirements-of-Reach-cosmetics-regulation_64951.html
October 29, 2014
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT; Karlsruhe, Germany) and Deutsche Nanoschicht (Rheinbach, Germany) have announced that they are to establish joint laboratory at KIT's Institute...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/KIT-Deutsche-Nanoschicht-establish-joint-laboratory-for-superconducting-thin-films_64885.html
October 28, 2014
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has opened public consultations on dichlofluanid and salicylic acid under the harmonised classification and labelling (CLH) regulation...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/ECHA-opens-public-consultation-on-dichlofluanid-and-salicylic-acid-under-CLH_64858.html
October 28, 2014
The European Commission, supported by the European Environment Agency (EEA; Copenhagen) has today released its annual progress report. Greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in the European...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Climate-energy-progress-report-Europe-on-track-for-2020-targets-but-"bigger-push-needed-for-2030"_64849.html
October 27, 2014
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC; Geneva) today opened its meeting in Copenhagen to finalize its synthesis report, which will provide policymakers with a...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/IPCC-starts-meeting-to-finalize-its-synthesis-report-a-roadmap-for-policymakers-on-climate-change_64814.html
October 24, 2014
Germany’s chemical industry trade association VCI (Frankfurt) says that the target of a 40% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions agreed by European leaders is “highly...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/VCI-Highly-ambitious-climate-targets-will-result-in-weaker-growth-reduced-competitiveness_64783.html
October 24, 2014
The European Council, the institution of the heads of state or government of the member states of the European Union, has agreed on the 2030 climate and energy policy framework for the...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/European-leaders-set-ambitious-climate-energy-targets-for-2030_64780.html
October 24, 2014
Private equity firms are mulling possible offers to acquire Bayer MaterialScience (BMS), the polyurethanes and polycarbonates subgroup of Bayer, according to a Reuters report that...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Report-Equity-firms-eyeing-Bayer-MaterialScience_64760.html
October 24, 2014
FMC has signed unsecured credit agreements that will provide access to as much as $3.5 billion to help fund its $1.8-billion acquisition of agricultural chemicals maker Cheminova...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/FMC-credit-agreements_64743.html
October 24, 2014
Celanese has acquired Cool Polymers (North Kingstown, RI), a compounder of conductive polymers. Celanese says the acquisition will expand its positions in LEDs, thermal management, and...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Celanese-buys-polymers_64744.html
October 24, 2014
Mitsubishi Chemical plans to restructure its money-losing purified terephthalic acid (PTA) business, says Yoshimitsu Kobayashi, president and CEO of parent Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corp. Kobayashi was speaking to CW on the sidelines of the Cefic general assembly, held recently in Paris....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Mitsubishi-Chemical-to-restructure-PTA-business_64759.html
October 24, 2014
NuStar Energy (San Antonio) and Pemex affiliate PMI will form a joint venture to develop new pipeline infrastructure to transport liquefied petroleum gases (LPGs) and refined products...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/NuStar-and-Pemex-plan-LPG-refined-products-pipeline_64739.html
October 24, 2014
KMG Chemicals says it will realign its hydrofluoric acid (HF) operations by ending HF production at Bay Point, CA, in the first quarter of 2015. The move comes after KMG and Chemtrade...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/KMG-restructures-HF-operations_64740.html
October 24, 2014
Chemtura will increase capacity for its Naugalube alkylated diphenyl amine (ADPA) liquid antioxidants at three sites “to prevent predicted future shortages of antioxidants in the...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Chemtura-to-expand-ADPA-antioxidant-capacity-_64741.html
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