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January 22, 2015
The industry, research, and energy committee of the European Parliament today rejected an amendment to begin reform of the European Union’s Emissions Trading Scheme (EU ETS) in...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/European-Parliament-industry-committee-fails-to-agree-on-reform-date-for-EU-ETS_67096.html
January 20, 2015
Thomas Swan (Consett, UK) says it is collaborating with the Graphene Engineering Innovation Center (GEIC) at the University of Manchester in the design of a graphene research center...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Thomas-Swan-University-of-Manchester-collaborate-in-design-of-graphene-research-center_67004.html
January 20, 2015
The discussion in Germany about shale gas during the last three years is preventing approval of projects that require the use of hydraulic fracturing—or fracking, a controversial...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Wintershall-exec-shale-gas-discussion-blocks-development-of-natural-gas-in-Germany-$1-billion-of-investment-on-hold_67005.html
January 19, 2015
European chemical output grew by 0.7% year-on-year (YOY) during the first 10 months of 2014, while prices fell by 1.6%, Cefic says. Output in October fell by 1.2% compared with the...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Cefic-EU-chemical-output-up-0-7-percent-for-first-10-months-of-2014-employment-up-for-fourth-consecutive-quarter_66964.html
January 19, 2015
The International Renewable Energy Agency (Irena; United Arab Emirates) has announced the reappointment of Adnan Amin as director general to a second four-year term, to run from April...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/International-Renewable-Energy-Agency-reappoints-director-general_66961.html
January 16, 2015
Germany’s chemical trade association VCI (Frankfurt) says it welcomes the public debate on investor protection during a plenary debate on the topic in Germany’s parliament...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/VCI-Excluding-ISDS-from-TTIP-would-be-totally-wrong_66942.html
January 16, 2015
Odfjell says that its board has approved a restructuring program that is expected to result in annualized improvements in the company’s net profit of more than $100.0 million by 2016....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Odfjell-cuts-jobs-CEO-steps-down_66883.html
January 16, 2015
Versalis, the chemicals subsidiary of ENI (Rome), has announced the temporary restart of the company’s naphtha cracker at Porto Marghera, Italy, as part of a supply agreement with...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Versalis-restarts-cracker-in-Italy-to-supply-Shell_66884.html
January 16, 2015
Borealis has divested a package of proprietary fertilizer process technologies to and established a technology partnership with Casale (Lugano, Switzerland). The technologies include...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Borealis-divests-fertilizer-technologies-to-Casale_66885.html
January 16, 2015
Bayer HealthCare says that it has definitively agreed to sell its equine products Legend/Hyonate (hyaluronate sodium) and Marquis (ponazuril) to Merial (Lyon, France). The deal is...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Bayer-divestment_66886.html
January 16, 2015
Ferro has completed the acquisition of tile coating manufacturer Vetriceramici (Casola Valsenio, Italy) for €83.0 million ($96.3 million) subject to customary working capital and...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Ferro-closes-deal_66887.html
January 16, 2015
H.B. Fuller reports fiscal fourth-quarter 2014 net income down by nearly half year-on-year (YOY), to $10.8 million, or 21 cts/share, on revenues up 2.7%, to $547.7 million. Adjusted...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Fuller-earnings-drop-on-lower-margins_66903.html
January 16, 2015
Canpotex (Saskatoon, SK) has entered into a three-year memorandum of understanding with Sinofert to supply a minimum of 1.9 million m.t. of red standard-grade potash through 31...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Canpotex-Sinofert-deal_66904.html
January 16, 2015
Clariant has agreed to acquire the remaining 50% shares of Companhia Brasileira de Bentonita (CBB) from Geosol (Belo Horizonte, Brazil). CBB has a strong market position in products...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Clariant-buys-CBB_66905.html
January 16, 2015
Axalta and Shanghai Kinlita Chemical have signed a joint venture agreement for producing and selling coatings into China’s commercial truck market. Financial details have not been...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Axalta-in-China-coats-JV_66906.html
January 16, 2015
Umicore (Brussels) says that it has acquired the Todini family’s 52% stake in the joint venture Todini and Co. (Monza, Italy), increasing Umicore’s ownership to 100%. Todini is a...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Umicore-acquisition_66888.html
January 16, 2015
Koppers has completed a legal reorganization of its foreign subsidiaries, allowing it to repatriate cash at a lower effective tax rate....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Koppers-completes-tax-reorganization-delays-construction-of-naphthalene-plant_66899.html
January 16, 2015
Reliance Industries has appointed industry veteran Vipul Shah as the company’s COO....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Reliance-Industries-taps-Dow-executive-for-COO_66900.html
January 16, 2015
A pair of refinery fires on 10 January resulted in unplanned shutdowns, but the news had little effect on the aromatics markets, which were focused on the continuing down draft in...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/US-aromatics-unaffected-by-refinery-fires_66901.html
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