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July 2, 2014
Biochemical company METabolic EXplorer (Metex; Clermont-Ferrand, France) and SK Chemicals (Seoul) say that they have signed a worldwide, exclusive license agreement to manufacture and...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/specialty_chemicals/SK-Chemicals-and-Metex-sign-exclusive-deal-for-bio-PDO_62209.html
June 27, 2014
Dow Chemical is pushing to expand ion-exchange resins—traditionally used to treat and purify water—into food, nutrition, and pharmaceutical applications, the company says. Ion exchange resins can be used to stabilize vitamin B12 and in a variety of tastemasking applications in food; pharmaceuticals; and nutraceuticals, or foods with pharmaceutical properties, says Jon Fisher, commercial leader/health care, North America at Dow....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/specialty_chemicals/Dow-expanding-ion-exchange-resins-into-nutrition-applications_62077.html
June 27, 2014
GEO Specialty Chemicals (Ambler, PA) has broken ground on a manufacturing facility for polyaluminum chloride (PAC) at its Deer Park, TX, site. The plant will be designed to manufacture...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/specialty_chemicals/GEO-breaks-ground-on-water-treatment-chemicals-plant_62078.html
June 27, 2014
Omnova Solutions says it has expanded capabilities for specialty acrylic resins for waterborne coatings at its Le Havre, France, site. This multimillion-euro expansion features...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/specialty_chemicals/Omnova-expands-capacity-for-specialty-acrylic-resins-in-France_62079.html
June 27, 2014
Axalta, the former automotive coatings business of DuPont, has named Luke Lu v.p. and president/China, a newly created post. Lu will report to Axalta chairman and CEO Charlie Shaver...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/specialty_chemicals/Axalta-names-China-president_62080.html
June 27, 2014
PPG says it will spend $40 million to expand a coating resins facility near São Paulo. The expansion will add 65,000 sq ft to the facility, which makes resins for electrocoat...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/specialty_chemicals/PPG-expands-Brazil-plant_62081.html
June 27, 2014
AkzoNobel says it will invest more than €6.5 million ($8.8 million) in its research center at Songjiang, China, near Shanghai, to add a dedicated facility for the company’s...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/specialty_chemicals/AzkoNobel-adds-lab-in-China_62082.html
June 24, 2014
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has invited interested parties to comment on a hazard class open for public consultation for linalool. The dossier...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/specialty_chemicals/ECHA-requests-comments-on-CLH-for-linalool_61994.html
June 23, 2014
Evonik Industries says it has adopted a new approach, called Evonik Call for Research Proposals (ECRP), to building networks with outstanding scientists in universities. The approach's...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/specialty_chemicals/Evonik-adopts-new-approach-to-R-and-D-with-external-partners_61971.html
June 23, 2014
The European Commission says that 66 new partners are being invited to join the Graphene Flagship—one of Europe’s largest research initiatives—following a...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/specialty_chemicals/Europes-Graphene-Flagship-to-double-number-of-partners_61967.html
June 20, 2014
International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF) it has opened a photovoltaic (PV) installation at its Hazlet, NJ, facility. The company says that the installation supports its commitment...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/specialty_chemicals/IFF-opens-PV-installation-at-NJ-site_61947.html
June 19, 2014
BASF says that it opposes the authorization for prolonged use of hexabromocyclododecane (HBCD) under the European Union's Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation, and Restriction of...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/specialty_chemicals/BASF-opposes-authorizing-HBCD-under-Reach_61927.html
June 18, 2014
The committees for risk assessment (RAC) and socioeconomic analysis (SEAC) of the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) have discussed various uses of bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/specialty_chemicals/Draft-opinions-agreed-for-authorization-of-phthalates-under-Reach_61906.html
June 18, 2014
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) says that its committee for risk assessment (RAC) has adopted an opinion on a Dutch proposal to restrict the manufacture and use of...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/specialty_chemicals/ECHA-committees-restrict-NMP_61905.html
June 16, 2014
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has opened a public consultation on potential candidates for substitution for triclosan and medetomidine under the scope of the biocidal...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/specialty_chemicals/ECHA-opens-public-consultation-on-potential-candidates-for-substitution-for-triclosan-medetomidine_61833.html
June 13, 2014
Altana in June inaugurated an additives facility at Wallingford, CT, doubling capacity for paints, composites, and other additives in its BYK additives and instruments division....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/specialty_chemicals/Altana-doubles-additives-capacity-in-the-US_61753.html
June 13, 2014
Chemoxy International (Middlesbrough, UK), a leading European contract manufacturer, will increase capacity at its Billingham, UK, site by more than 30%, the company says. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/specialty_chemicals/UK-contract-manufacturer-expands-solvents-capacity_61754.html
June 13, 2014
Givaudan has completed the acquisition of cosmetic ingredients producer Soliance (Pomacle, France). Financial terms of the deal have not been disclosed, but Givaudan says that Soliance...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/specialty_chemicals/Givaudan-completes-acquisition-of-cosmetic-ingredients-maker_61755.html
June 13, 2014
FDA has approved Addivant’s (Danbury, CT) registered Weston liquid antioxidant for food-contact applications, the company announced on 4 June. The product is made using...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/specialty_chemicals/FDA-okays-Addivant-antioxidant_61756.html
June 13, 2014
Axalta Coatings Systems has named Eduardo Nardinelli president and general manager/Brazil. Nardinelli has a background in the automotive sector and comes to Axalta after a dozen years...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/specialty_chemicals/Axalta-names-Brazil-president_61757.html
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