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October 10, 2014
Bayer chairman and CEO Marijn Dekkers is the new president of German chemical industry association VCI (Frankfurt). VCI’s general assembly, held recently in Frankfurt, elected Dekkers president for a two-year term starting immediately. He has been a member of VCI’s presidential council since 2011. Dekkers succeeds Merck KGaA chairman Karl-Ludwig Kley as VCI president....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Bayer-chairman-elected-VCI-president_64399.html
October 10, 2014
Mitsubishi Gas Chemical (MGC) says that it will quit the purified terephthalic acid (PTA) business at the end of March 2015. MGC and Toyobo are partners in Mizushima Aroma, an equally...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Mitsubishi-Gas-Chemical-to-quit-PTA-business_64400.html
October 10, 2014
Ineos has announced plans to give 6% of its shale gas revenues to homeowners, landowners, and communities who live above the company’s future shale operations in the United Kingdom...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Ineos-to-share-UK-shale-bonanza-with-communities_64401.html
October 10, 2014
AkzoNobel says that its new CFO, Maëlys Castella, has been appointed to the AkzoNobel board. Castella is already a member of the company’s executive committee and has been CFO since 15 September....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/CFO-joins-board_64402.html
October 10, 2014
Deepak Fertilisers & Petrochemicals (Pune, India) says that its wholly owned subsidiary, Smartchem Technologies, has formed a joint venture to produce mining explosives in...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Australia-explosives-JV_64403.html
October 10, 2014
BASF has started up its second production line for hexamethylene diisocyanate–based polyisocyanates at its Caojing, China, site, near Shanghai. The company has been operating an...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/BASF-start-up_64404.html
October 10, 2014
DuPont chair and CEO Ellen Kullman has been awarded the 2015 2015 International Palladium Medal by The Société de Chimie Industrielle—American Section for her contributions to the...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Kullman-gets-SCI-medal_64422.html
October 10, 2014
Linde will build an ammonia plant for J.R. Simplot (Boise) adjacent to Simplot’s phosphate fertilizer complex at Rock Springs, WY. The 600-m.t./day plant will supply Simplot’s Rock...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Linde-ammonia-plant_64423.html
October 10, 2014
Cytec Industries has announced the mechanical completion of the previously announced Welland, ON, phosphine manufacturing plant. This facility will double Cytec’s phosphine and...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Cytec-adds-phosphine_64424.html
October 10, 2014
Cabot and Westmoreland Coal (Englewood, CO) say they are doubling capacity of activated carbon, to 70 million lbs, at their jointly owned site at Bienfait, SK. The new capacity will be...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Activated-carbon-boost_64425.html
October 10, 2014
Albemarle tells CW that it is planning a large-scale expansion at the company’s cGMP active pharmaceutical ingredient production facility at South Haven, MI, next year....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Albemarle-plans-large-API-expansion-at-Michigan-site_64417.html
October 10, 2014
Trinseo (Berwyn, PA), formerly Styron, says it is reorganizing its business divisions into two groups and reassigning members of the executive team. A newly created performance...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Trinseo-realigns-businesses-and-leadership_64418.html
October 10, 2014
RPM reports fiscal first-quarter net income down 3.9% year-on-year (YOY), to $99.1 million, on sales up 3.4%, to $1.2 billion. Earnings totaled 73 cts/share, down 5.2% YOY and short of...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/RPM-earnings-drop-3-9-percent-falls-short-of-estimates_64419.html
October 10, 2014
Lion Copolymer (Geismar, LA) has agreed to buy Ashland’s styrene-butadiene rubber (SBR) elastomers business. Terms of the deal, which is expected to close by 31 December, have not...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Lion-Copolymer-to-acquire-Ashland-SBR-elasromers_64420.html
October 10, 2014
Ineos Technologies has entered into license agreements for its Innovene S and Innovene G polyethylene (PE) technologies to be used by the proposed Appalachian Shale Cracker Enterprise...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Ascent-licenses-Ineos-PE_64421.html
October 10, 2014
DuPont and Procter & Gamble (P&G) say they will collaborate to use DuPont’s cellulosic ethanol in P&G’s Tide laundry detergent in North America. According to the...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/P-and-G-to-use-DuPont-cellulosic-ethanol-in-Tide-detergent_64426.html
October 8, 2014
Evonik Industries has opened a new production line for surface-treated fumed silica at its Rheinfelden, Germany site, thereby increasing the company’s global capacity by 25%. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Evonik-boosts-global-capacity-for-specialty-silicas-by-25-percent-with-expansion-at-Rheinfelden-Germany_64341.html
October 7, 2014
Specialty chemicals company Altana (Wesel, Germany) says it is increasing the size of its management board to three members. Christoph Schlünken, president/additives and...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/Altana-enlarges-management-board_64315.html
October 7, 2014
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has started a 45-day public commenting period on proposals for harmonized classification and labelling (CLH) for clorophene and...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/ECHA-opens-CLH-consultations-on-two-substances_64317.html
October 6, 2014
Germany’s chemical industry association VCI (Frankfurt) says it welcomes the recent announcement of a comprehensive economic and trade agreement (CETA) between the European Union...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/news_briefs/VCI-welcomes-trade-agreement-between-EU-and-Canada-sees-growth-potential-for-German-chemicals_64284.html
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