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Sirius Minerals signs additional potash offtake agreement
Sirius Minerals (London), a potash development company, said today that it has signed an additional take-or-pay agreement with a leading South American fertilizer distributor for the sale of polyhalite potash into several key markets in that region. This...

BASF starts up beadmill in UK site
BASF says that its coatings division has started up a new Netzsch LMZ25 beadmill at its Deeside, UK site. The mill will be used to manufacture intermediate pigment pastes in the PVC plastisol production process. The beadmill replaces a Cox triple-roll mill...

Banner Chemicals acquires metals surface tratment group Stowlin
Banner Chemicals (Runcorn, UK) said today that it has agreed to acquire Leicester, UK–based Stowlin Croftshaw, a maker of a complete range of products for metal surface treatment, cleaning, and phosphating. The combination of Banner’s precision...

Johnson Matthey sells gold and silver refining business to Asahi Holdings
Johnson Matthey says it has agreed to divest its gold and silver refining business to Asahi Holdings, a collector, refiner, and recycler of precious and rare metals from waste materials, for £118.0 million ($184.8 million) in cash subject to typical...

Thomas Swan announces successful start-up of graphene pilot plant
Thomas Swan (Consett, UK) has today announced the start-up of its integrated pilot plant for the production of Elicarb graphene products. The company will use the plant to produce high quality, graphene nanoplatelets (GNP) by liquid exfoliation of graphite...

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