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April 17, 2014
Rivertop Renewables (Missoula, MT) announced on 9 April that it has raised $26 million to continue developing its renewable chemicals technology. New investors include Cargill and...
April 17, 2014
Stepan announced late in March that it has introduced a biobased surfactant developed jointly with Elevance Renewable Sciences (Woodridge, IL) that is capable of replacing...
April 17, 2014
Clariant announced on 8 April that it is incorporating renewable raw materials into quinacridone pigments produced at the company’s Frankfurt-Höchst, Germany, facility. The...
April 17, 2014
Amyris (Emeryville, CA) says that it is entering into a collaborative research and development agreement with BASF, under which Amyris will use its strain engineering technology to...
March 12, 2014
Al Qurtas: Growth of Gulf petrochemicals necessitates strengthening of technological capabilities. Producers in the Mideast are sharpening their focus on research and innovation...
February 21, 2014
Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) announced 11 February that it has made a $25-million equity investment in Rennovia (Menlo Park, CA), a start-up developing catalytic processes for...
February 21, 2014
AVA Biochem (Muttenz, Switzerland) said on 3 February that it has begun commercial-scale production of high-purity renewable 5-hydroxymethylfurfural at Clariant’s Infrapark at...
February 21, 2014
Myriant (Quincy, MA) announced on 19 February that it has supplied commercial quantities of biosuccinic acid to Oxea for use in the production of biobased, phthalate-free plasticizers...
February 21, 2014
Biochemical company Global Bioenergies (Evry, France) and automaker Audi have signed a collaboration agreement to develop isobutene-derived isooctane. The agreement also foresees the...
February 21, 2014
Detergents and cleaning products are shaping up to be favorable markets for renewable chemical manufacturers, who say their products can improve performance and reduce environmental impact....
February 6, 2014
The 550,000 workers in the German chemical industry have won a pay increase of 3.7%, following several rounds of pay tariff negotiations between the chemical employers association BAVC...
January 22, 2014
The European Commission says it has "adopted a recommendation aimed at ensuring that proper environmental and climate safeguards are in place for fracking." The commission...
December 6, 2013
NACD’s annual meeting, held 17–21 November at Marco Island, FL, drew its highest turnout in a number of years—over 600 members. Strengths in North American oil and gas markets, regional growth, and value-added services were key topics during the meeting....
December 6, 2013
NACD’s legislative affairs department continues to work with lobbyists in Congress to address important member issues as the year comes to a close. Although the government has had...
November 29, 2013
German trade union IG BCE (Hanover), representing workers in the chemical, mining, and energy sectors, has called for a pay rise of 5.5% ahead of the forthcoming round of pay...
November 27, 2013
The announcement of an agreement between the two major parties to form a coalition government in Germany has been cautiously welcomed. But important industrial-political questions have...
November 22, 2013
The mood at the K plastics trade show, which took place at Düsseldorf in October, was cautiously optimistic and not without reason. The latest production, demand, and waste-management figures show an improved environment for plastics....
November 18, 2013
The European Union and the United States have concluded the second round of week-long negotiations for the transatlantic trade and investment partnership (TTIP). "Significant...
November 8, 2013
CPhI, the largest annual trade fair for the global pharmaceutical and pharma ingredients industry and held recently at Frankfurt, attracted about 2,200 exhibitors and 34,000 visitors...
August 9, 2013
The shale revolution is already revitalizing the oil and gas industry, but what is the impact on petrochemical companies? IHS Chemical Week recently discussed the issue with Jeffrey Plotkin, v.p./training and education at IHS Chemical....
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