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April 3, 2014
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has published decisions on evaluations by European member states of 14 substances under the European Union’s Registration...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/ECHA-publishes-first-evaluation-decisions-under-Reach_60037.html
April 2, 2014
Senior executives in the global chemical industry have met their counterparts from seven state-owned companies in China for the first time in a forum addressing climate change and the...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Industry-execs-meet-leaders-of-Chinese-chemical-companies-to-discuss-sustainable-development_59842.html
April 2, 2014
BASF says that it is going to expand its leading position in the production of superabsorbent polymers for the global hygiene industry with a new technology. The innovation delivers...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/BASF-evaluating-investments-in-production-of-superabsorbents_59886.html
April 1, 2014
The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), currently being negotiated between the European Union and the United States, is a “remarkable, historic...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Cefics-Mandery-TTIP-an-historic-opportunity-but-regulatory-divide-must-be-addressed_59973.html
April 1, 2014
Evonik Industries and automaker Daimler are restructuring their activities in the area of electric mobility to reflect changes in market conditions, the companies announced today...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Evonik-and-Daimler-to-restructure-lithium-ion-activities_59972.html
April 1, 2014
The latest report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC; Geneva), “Climate Change 2014: Impacts, Adaptation, and Vulnerability,” shows the far-reaching...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Climate-change-a-fundamental-challenge_59967.html
March 31, 2014
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC; Geneva) says, in a report published today, the effects of climate change are already occurring on all continents and across the...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/IPCC-report-on-climate-change-stronger-focus-on-adaptation-to-past-events-versus-preparing-for-future-change_59940.html
March 28, 2014
International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF) says it is realigning responsibilities under Nicolas Mirzayantz, president/fragrances, effective 1 April. The change includes creation of a...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/IFF-makes-organization-changes-in-fragrances-business-unit_59903.html
March 28, 2014
The European Council says that it will take stock of progress on various issues related to climate change at its meeting in June, with a view to taking a final decision on the new...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/EU-2030-framework-for-energy-and-climate-change-European-Council-to-take-final-decision-no-later-than-October-2014_59893.html
March 26, 2014
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) says it has adopted the final community rolling action plan (Corap) for 2014–16. The update contains 120 substances that will be...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/ECHA-adopts-substance-evaluation-plan-for-2014-16_59838.html
March 26, 2014
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has invited comments on a proposal to amend the hazard classification and labeling (CLH) for diisobutyl phthalate (DIBP), the agency...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/ECHA-invites-comments-on-hazard-classification-and-labeling-for-DIBP_59837.html
March 24, 2014
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has called for a total of 26 testing proposals for 16 substances. The hazard endpoints for which vertebrate testing was proposed are...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/ECHA-requests-testing-proposals-for-16-substances_59793.html
March 21, 2014
The European Commission says it welcomes the European Parliament’s recent approval of the commission’s proposal to reduce significantly emissions of fluorinated gases (F-gases), a...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/European-Commission-welcomes-EU-Parliament-approval-of-F-gas-emission-cuts_59726.html
March 21, 2014
Brenntag posted a slight increase in 2013 profit after tax, to €339 million ($468 million), on sales almost 1% higher, at €9.8 billion....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Brenntags-profits-sales-edge-up-in-tough-conditions_59727.html
March 21, 2014
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has proposed four more chemicals as substances of very high concern (SVHC). The substances are the dihexyl ester of 1,2-benzenedicarboxyl...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/ECHA-proposes-four-SVHCs-EU-to-authorize-five-more_59728.html
March 21, 2014
Merck KGaA has agreed to extend, for a third time, its recommended cash offer for AZ Electronic Materials (Luxembourg). The offer now expires on 18 April. Merck agreed in December 2013...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Merck-extends-AZ-offer_59729.html
March 21, 2014
Clariant has agreed to divest its water treatment business in Africa to AECI (Johannesburg), for 34 million Swiss francs ($38 million) in cash. The transaction is expected to close by...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/AECI-Clariant-deal_59730.html
March 21, 2014
BASF and Kemira say that Kemira will acquire BASF’s global alkyl ketene dimer (AKD) emulsion business. Financial details of the deal have not been disclosed. The transaction is...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Kemira-buys-from-BASF_59731.html
March 21, 2014
Momentive Specialty Chemicals has narrowed the potential location of its planned forest product facility in Brazil to the states of Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina, and Parana, the...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Momentive-narrows-selection-for-forest-product-site_59738.html
March 21, 2014
Air Products says that it has been awarded a major contract by Samsung Electronics to supply bulk specialty gas and chemical delivery systems in support of its fab at Xi’an in...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Air-Products-awarded-gases-contract-by-Samsung_59739.html
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