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Italian court nullifies Invista's barrier patent, says M&G
M&G Chemicals (Luxembourg) says that an Italian court has confirmed a ruling against Invista, declaring void the Italian counterpart of its patent for polyethylene terephthalate (PET) barrier resin for bottles....

Salix Pharmaceuticals and Cosmo Tech to merge
Salix Pharmaceuticals (Raleigh, NC) and Cosmo Pharmaceuticals (Lainate, Italy) have announced a definitive merger agreement under which Salix, a pharma company specializing in drugs used to treat gastrointestinal (GI) disorders, will combine with Cosmo...

Companies appeal ECHA decision on medium-chain chlorinated alkanes
Several companies have appealed against a decision taken by the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) on C14-C17 chloro alkanes (medium-chain chlorinated paraffins, MCCP), the agency says. The contested decision was taken on 25 February, following a...

Matrìca commissions green chemistry complex at Porto Torres
A new green chemistry complex was inaugurated at Porto Torres, Italy on Monday by Matrìca, an equally owned joint venture between Versalis (Milan), ENI’s chemicals subsidiary, and Novamont (Novara, Italy), a producer of bioplastics. It will be...

APPE changes name to Petrochemicals Europe
The Association of Petrochemicals Producers in Europe (APPE; Brussels) has changed its name to Petrochemicals Europe, Cefic announced today. The renaming reflects the current and future directions of the industry association. Petrochemicals Europe, which...

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