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January 17, 2014
InChem (Rock Hill, SC), a custom chemical manufacturer and maker of phenoxy resins, is investing $15 million to purchase and expand a facility at Charlotte, NC, the company says. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/InChem-buys-manufacturing-site-in-North-Carolina_58055.html
January 17, 2014
Evonik Industries says it has led a $12-million C-series financing round in FRX Polymers (Chelmsford, MA). Evonik says that its Evonik Venture Capital subsidiary invested $2.5 million...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Evonik-invests-in-FRX-Polymers_58056.html
January 17, 2014
Air Products, on 9 January, opened its new liquefied natural gas (LNG) head exchanger manufacturing facility at Manatee County, FL—doubling the company’s proprietary LNG technology...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Air-Products-LNG-plant_58057.html
January 15, 2014
AkzoNobel says that its full-year 2013 operating income before incidental items is unlikely to exceed the €908 million ($1.2 billion) reported in 2012. This has been AkzoNobel's...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/AkzoNobel-Economic-environment-still-challenging-maintains-2013-operating-income-forecast_57799.html
January 15, 2014
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA; Parma, Italy) has launched an open consultation on the draft scientific opinion on dietary reference values for iodine, at the request of the...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/EFSA-opens-public-consultation-on-dietary-reference-values-for-iodine_57978.html
January 15, 2014
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) says that it has met its target for examining dossiers for the first registration period under the European Union's Registration...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/ECHA-meets-5-percent-compliance-check-target-under-Reach-69-percent-of-evaluated-dossiers-noncompliant_57968.html
January 14, 2014
Sika (Baar, Switzerland) says its 2013 sales were 5.14 billion Swiss francs ($5.7 billion), compared with SF4.83 billion in 2012, an increase of 9.4% in local currencies. The company...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Sika-reports-2013-sales-of-$5-7-billion-up-9-4-percent_57953.html
January 10, 2014
DuPont announced on 9 January that executive v.p. Mark Vergnano will serve as CEO of its performance chemicals upon completion of the planned spin off of the unit from DuPont....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/DuPont-names-CEO-of-performance-chemicals_57865.html
January 10, 2014
Harold Simmons, chairman of the board of directors at NL Holdings—which comprises several titanium dioxide manufacturers, including NL Industries (Dallas) and Kronos...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Chairman-of-NL-Holdings-and-Kronos-passes-away_57866.html
January 10, 2014
Enterprise Products Partners has announced a revised expansion of its Houston liquefied petroleum gas export terminal at Oiltanking’s (Hamburg) tank storage complex on the Houston...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Enterprise-revises-expansion-of-Houston-LPG-terminal_57867.html
January 10, 2014
Americas Styrenics (The Woodlands, TX) plans to construct a deepwater dock at its styrene production facility at St. James, LA, on the Mississippi River. The company expects to obtain...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Americas-Styrenics-plans-deepwater-dock_57868.html
January 10, 2014
Biochemical firm Myriant (Quincy, MA) has withdrawn its plans for a $125-million initial public offering, according to an SEC filing dated 8 January. The move comes shortly after PTT...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Myriant-withdraws-IPO_57869.html
January 10, 2014
Agrium announced on 9 January that it is restructuring its business and integrating the sectors of its Agrium advanced technologies (AAT) unit into the company’s wholesale unit...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Agrium-shuffles-units_57870.html
January 10, 2014
RPM International on 8 January announced fiscal 2014 second-quarter earnings up 52.5% year-on-year (YOY), to $63.6 million, on sales up 5.3%, to $1.02 billion. Earnings rose 21.1% YOY...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/RPM-earnings-gain_57871.html
January 10, 2014
Taminco (Allentown, PA) has reached an agreement to acquire Kemira’s formic acid business, including the feed and the airport runway deicing product lines for €140 million ($191.5...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Taminco-to-acquire-Kemiras-formic-acid-busniess_57872.html
January 10, 2014
AkzoNobel says it has divested its primary amides business to PMC Group (Mount Laurel, NJ). Financial details of the transaction have not been disclosed....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/PMC-buys-AkzoNobels-primary-amides-business_57873.html
January 10, 2014
Dynea (Helsinki) says it has agreed to sell its Prefere Resins unit to a fund managed by private equity firm Capiton (Berlin) and members of Prefere’s senior management team. Prefere...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Dynea-sells-phenolic-resins-unit-to-private-equity-firm_57874.html
January 10, 2014
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) says it expects, in 2014, to receive about twice the number of applications for authorization to use substances of very high concern...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/ECHA-SVHC-applications-will-double-in-2014_57875.html
January 10, 2014
Vopak (Rotterdam) expects 2013 Ebitda of about €750 million ($1 billion)—within the company’s previously communicated Ebitda outlook range of €730–780 million, the company...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Vopak-downgrades-Ebitda-outlook-for-201416_57876.html
January 10, 2014
Makhteshim Agan, the world leader in generic pesticides, has acquired Agrovita, a distributor of agricultural chemicals in Slovakia. Agrovita has been Makhteshim’s representative and...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Agchem-acquisition_57877.html
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