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Gurit appoints Michaux as GM, composite components
Composite materials supplier Gurit (Zurich) says it has appointed Laurent Michaux as general manager of its composite components business, reporting to Rudolf Hadorn, Gurit’s CEO. Michaux will also become a member of the company’s executive...

Total to transform two refineries in France as part of a wider restructuring plan
Total announced today that it has presented a plan for its French refinery assets to employee representatives. The company, under the proposals, will invest to upgrade the Donges refinery in western France and transform the La Mède refinery in southern...

METabolic EXplorer signs MOU with Technip to develop biobased L-methionine
Biological chemistry firm METabolic EXplorer (Metex; Clermont-Ferrand, France) says it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Technip's France arm to develop the industrial production of 100% biobased L-methionine. The MOU marks the inception of...

Tessenderlo to build membrane electrolysis unit in France
Tessenderlo Group (Brussels) says that it will invest €50 million ($53.5 million) at the Loos, France, site of its Produits Chimiques de Loos (PC Loos) business. The investment will mainly be spent on constructing a membrane-technology-based production...

Roquette commissions isosorbide production unit in France
Roquette (Lestrem, France), a major producer of starch, has announced today that its new unit for producing isosorbide at Lestrem is fully operational. The unit has a capacity of 20,000 m.t./year—the world's largest for this product—and, through...

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