All articles by Umesh Ellichipuram

  1. Lanxess to build new high-tech plastics unit in China

    German speciality chemical manufacturer Lanxess is planning to invest €20m for the construction of a new high-performance plastics plant in…
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    26 Nov
  2. LANXESS launches new iron oxide red pigments

    Specialty chemicals producer LANXESS has launched a range of iron oxide red pigments to serve the demands of the coatings…
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    5 Nov
  3. Dow dedicates $2bn new chemical manufacturing investments in Louisiana

    The Dow Chemical Company has dedicated to invest $2bn in new chemical manufacturing in the US state of Louisiana, according…
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    29 Oct
  4. AkzoNobel to expand chloromethanes capacity in Germany

    AkzoNobel’s Specialty Chemicals business has entered the design phase to further expand capacity for the production of chloromethanes in Germany….
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    17 Oct
  5. Inovyn completes KOH facility in Belgium

    UK-based chemical manufacturing company Inovyn has completed construction of its new large-scale potassium hydroxide (KOH) production facility at its Antwerp/Lillo…
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    15 Oct
  6. EuroChem acquires minor stake in Spain’s Hispalense de Liquidos

    Swiss nitrogen and phosphate fertiliser company EuroChem has acquired a minor stake in Hispalense de Liquidos, a Spanish producer of liquid…
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    4 Jul
  7. AkzoNobel opens new coatings facility in Chonburi, Thailand

    AkzoNobel has opened its new performance coatings production facility in Chonburi, Thailand, in order to meet the current and expected…
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    30 May
  8. Reichhold and Polynt form new speciality chemicals company

    Global manufacturer of unsaturated polyester resins Reichhold and intermediates and composites manufacturer Polynt Group have completed the merger to create…
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    18 May
  9. Solenis agrees to takeover Nopco Colombiana

    US-based Solenis has agreed to acquire the business and assets of Nopco Colombiana, a producer and supplier of specialised chemical…
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    16 May
  10. JHICC selects Air Products for new memory fab in South China

    Air Products has been selected to supply industrial gasses for the Chinese firm Fujian Jinhua Integrated Circuit’s (JHICC) new memory…
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    14 May