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August 7, 2007
Danisco has signed an agreement to acquire the shares of Innovative Ingredients (Cape Town, South Africa), a maker of industrial bakery enzymes for the South African market. Financial...
August 7, 2007
Rohm and Haas (R&H) has agreed to sell its universal color dispersions (UCD) colorants business to NB Coatings (Lansing, IL), a unit of Nippon Paint Co. (Tokyo), for an undisclosed...
August 7, 2007
M&A activity continued to sizzle last week as two billion-dollar-plus deals surfaced on July 4th: Private equity firm CVC Capital Partners (London) agreed to pay €800 million...
August 6, 2007
Sembiosys Genetics (Calgary, AB) says it is on track to launch insulin produced from genetically modified (GM) plants within three years. The company says it has made significant...
August 6, 2007
Bipartisan members of Congress were working toward an agreement on new regulations at CW’s press time last week that could enable the swift approval in the U.S. of generic...
August 6, 2007
PPG Industries may sell its fine chemicals and automotive glass operations, according to its annual report issued last week. The company’s automotive OEM glass, automotive...
August 6, 2007
Air Liquide and Linde have reached an agreement to end several joint ventures serving markets in China, Hong Kong, and Southeast Asia. Linde was required to terminate certain...
August 6, 2007
A recent Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD; Paris) report confirms that environmental regulation leads to the adoption of cleaner technologies. The authors...
August 6, 2007
Givaudan reported full-year 2006 net income up 1%, to SF412 million ($332 million), on sales up 5%, to SF2.9 billion. Operating income before charges, gains, and other special items...
August 6, 2007
Clariant reported fourth-quarter 2006 net income up 43%, to SF23 million ($18.5 million), on sales up 3%, to SF2 billion. Operating income from continuing operations rose 28%, to SF134...
August 6, 2007
The cleanup of petroleum and petrochemical products leaking from underground storage tanks would cost at least $12 billion nationwide, according to a Government Accountability Office...
August 6, 2007
BASF, Bayer, DuPont, and some other members of the Global Roundtable on Climate Change (GROCC; New York) have issued a “call for action” asking the world’s...
August 6, 2007
Huntsman says that its planned exit from commodity chemicals will leave it with operations in business segments in which it maintains cost and technology advantages, higher growth...
August 6, 2007
Global activity in the chemical industry has been steady so far in 2007, with January growth at 0.5%, according to ACC’s Global Chemical Industry Production Index. The uptick...
August 6, 2007
Chemical companies reported mixed fourth-quarter results last week. Westlake posted net income of $14.4 million, down from $73.6 million in the year-ago period. Revenues decreased 18%...
August 6, 2007
Norsk Hydro has appointed stockbrokers ABG Sundal Collier (Oslo) to advise on the previously announced sale or listing of Hydro Polymers, Hydro CEO Eivind Reiten tells CW (CW, Jan. 10...
August 6, 2007
BASF last week announced record sales and earnings for 2006 and expressed optimism for another strong performance in 2007. The company overtook Dow Chemical last year to become the...
August 6, 2007
Rashtriya Chemicals & Fertilizers (Mumbai) says it plans to spend Rs4 billion ($88.9 million) to build an 850,000-m.t./year diammonium phosphate (DAP) plant at Kapasan in the...
August 6, 2007
Foster Wheeler says it has been awarded a front-end engineering design (FEED) and project management consultancy service contract by Osos Petrochemicals Co. (Yanbu, Saudi Arabia), a...
August 6, 2007
Representative John Dingell (D., MI) says he has reached an agreement with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D., CA) on her proposal to create a new climate change committee. Pelosi’s...
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