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Solar Impulse 2 completes round-the-world flight, showcases chemical industry's energy-saving technologies

July 27, 2016

The aircraft Solar Impulse 2 (Si2) has completed the first round-the-world flight using only solar power, traveling 42,000 kilometers over 16 months. The Si2 project aims to raise the profile of clean technologies that are already available....

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AMERICAS

Oxiteno: leveraging innovation and foreign markets for specialty chemicals

July 28, 2016

Brazil plays a vital role in Latin America, representing one of the larger economies in the region. However, recent political uncertainty has resulted in overall economic malaise, which has to some degree spread through the region....

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ASIA

Orica to export and destroy hexachlorobenzene waste in Finland

July 28, 2016

Orica Ltd. (Melbourne, Australia) announced on 28 July that it has applied to the Australian government to export an initial 135 metric tons of hexachlorobenzene waste currently stockpiled at the company’s Botany Industrial Park site in Sydney...

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EUROPE

Wacker reports flat sales, lower income on price declines in polysilicon and semiconductors

July 28, 2016

Wacker Chemie AG (Munich) today reported a 45.6% drop in second-quarter net profit to €58.9 million ($65.3 million) on 1.1% higher sales of €1.39 billion. Earnings per share came in at €1.15, well down the €2.21 a year earlier....

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MID EAST

SABIC's earnings down on lower prices, impairment charge at Ibn Rushd

July 27, 2016

SABIC today announced a 23.2% drop in second-quarter net profit to 4.74 billion Saudi riyals ($1.26 billion) compared with the year-earlier quarter. Operating profit was down 25.9% to 6.95 billion riyals. In the first six months of this year, net profit was...

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PACIFIC

Orica to export and destroy hexachlorobenzene waste in Finland

July 28, 2016

Orica Ltd. (Melbourne, Australia) announced on 28 July that it has applied to the Australian government to export an initial 135 metric tons of hexachlorobenzene waste currently stockpiled at the company’s Botany Industrial Park site in Sydney...

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