IHS Chemical Week

Archives :: Chemical Week Magazine :: Top of the Week

Displaying 241 - 252 of 607 stories.
February 28, 2013
RAG Foundation (Essen, Germany) and CVC Capital Partners, owners of Evonik Industries, have revived plans to float Evonik. “Evonik Industries is resuming its preparations for its...
February 14, 2013
Dow chairman and CEO Andrew Liveris went before the US Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources last week to make the case for limiting US exports of natural gas. The question...
February 7, 2013
Fourth-quarter results at commodity and diversified firms were mixed, as weakness in Europe and China cast a pall over favorable ethylene margins in North America. Company officials...
February 7, 2013
Praxair has agreed to acquire beverage carbonation firm NuCO2 from a Los Angeles–based private equity firm, Aurora Capital Group, for $1.1 billion in cash. The transaction is...
January 24, 2013
Dow Chemical has withdrawn from National Association of Manufacturers (NAM), citing the group’s position on natural gas exports. Dow’s decision to leave the top US...
January 24, 2013
Kullman: Volume gains driven by agriculture. The cyclical downturn in titanium dioxide (TiO2) continued to drag on DuPont’s profits, which tumbled 70% in the fourth quarter and...
January 18, 2013
Bunch: Sales, earnings rise despite Europe slump. PPG Industries reported fourth-quarter net income of $227 million, up 5% year-on-year. Revenues were up 4%, to $3.6 billion. Reported...
January 18, 2013
PPG Industries says that it is currently in discussions with partner Essilor, a maker of ophthalmic lenses and optical equipment, relating to the future of their Transitions Optical...
January 10, 2013
EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson announced on 28 December that she will leave the agency after President Obama’s State of the Union address later this month. Jackson says she is...
January 10, 2013
Siadat: To build on the strong technology base. Clariant has signed an agreement to sell its textile chemicals, paper specialties, and emulsions businesses to private investment firm...
December 20, 2012
Bunch: PPG gains second position in deco coatings. PPG Industries says it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire the North American architectural coatings business of AkzoNobel...
December 13, 2012
DuPont says it expects 2012 earnings to be at the high end of a previous guidance of $3.25–3.30/share. The company forecasts “2013 earnings to grow low- to mid-single...
Pages: « Previous  16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 [25] 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 Next »




RSS Follow us on Twitter Join us on LinkedIn Like us on Facebook Youtube channel
contact us | about us | privacy policy | sitemap

ihsCopyright © IHS, Inc.All rights reserved.Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa