Chemicals Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the www.chemicals-technology.com web site http://www.chemicals-technology.com/ en-us http://www.chemicals-technology.com/ Chemicals Technology-Updates http://www.chemicals-technology.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Bostik expands manufacturing capacities at Seremban plant in Malaysia http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsbostik-expands-manufacturing-capacities-seremban-plant-malaysia-4905850 http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsbostik-expands-manufacturing-capacities-seremban-plant-malaysia-4905850 US-based specialty adhesive producer Bostik expanded production capacities of its cementitious product at its Seremban plant in Malaysia, to meet the growing demand for the product in Sabah and Central and North Malaysian regions. Thu, 26 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Honeywell UOP opens new manufacturing facility in Zhangjiagang, China http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newshoneywell-uop-opens-new-manufacturing-facility-zhangjiagang-china-4903690 http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newshoneywell-uop-opens-new-manufacturing-facility-zhangjiagang-china-4903690 Honeywell UOP business has expanded its presence in China with the opening of its new facility at Zhangjiagang City in Jiangsu Province, Shanghai, to support coal-to-plastics technology. Tue, 24 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Introduction to BlueCielo http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/construction/bluecielo-ecm-solutions-asset-management-software/4909200730001.html http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/construction/bluecielo-ecm-solutions-asset-management-software/4909200730001.html Tue, 24 May 2016 12:27:00 GMT Paul-Wire Cloth and Filter Products http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/filtration/paul/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/filtration/paul/ For more than five decades we have specialised in products for screen-printing, sifting and filter technology.Our own modern tool and machinery shop, solid workmanship and our substantial product kno... Mon, 23 May 2016 08:41:00 GMT Stepan to close Longford Mills facility in Canada http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsstepan-close-longford-mills-facility-canada-4900882 http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsstepan-close-longford-mills-facility-canada-4900882 US-based manufacturer of specialty chemicals Stepan Company is planning to close production at its facility in Longford Mills, Canada, by the end of this year. Sun, 22 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Sumitomo Chemical adds new production line for feed additive methionine in Ehime, Japan http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newssumitomo-chemical-adds-new-production-line-for-feed-additive-methionine-in-ehime-japan-4899558 http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newssumitomo-chemical-adds-new-production-line-for-feed-additive-methionine-in-ehime-japan-4899558 Sumitomo Chemical, a Japanese company, will expand its production capacity for the feed additive methionine by adding a new production line in its Ehime Works facility in Niihama City, Ehime Prefecture, Japan. The company has made this expansion deci… Thu, 19 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Italvacuum Introduces MULTISPRAY® Cabinet Dryer http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/mixers/italvacuum/pressmultispray-ct.html http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/mixers/italvacuum/pressmultispray-ct.html A consolidated ever-evolving technology by Italvacuum. Best results, ergonomics, safety and flexibility for any product batch. These are the qualities that have always characterised MULTISPRAY® vacuum tray dryers, result of Italvacuum's consolidated … Thu, 19 May 2016 12:20:00 GMT AkzoNobel expands coatings plant in Indonesia http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsakzonobel-expands-coatings-plant-in-indonesia-4896750 http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsakzonobel-expands-coatings-plant-in-indonesia-4896750 Netherlands-based AkzoNobel has completed the first phase expansion of its performance coatings plant in Cikarang, Indonesia. Tue, 17 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Verderflex Vantage 5000 http://www.chemicals-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/pumps/verderflex-vantage-5000/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/pumps/verderflex-vantage-5000/ Next Generation Peristaltic Cased Pump with Intuitive Touchscreen Technology. Tue, 17 May 2016 11:40:00 GMT Air Liquide's $13.4bn acquisition of Airgas gets US FTC clearance http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsair-liquides-134bn-acquisition-of-airgas-gets-us-ftc-clearance-4894178 http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsair-liquides-134bn-acquisition-of-airgas-gets-us-ftc-clearance-4894178 The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has granted clearance for the acquisition of US company Airgas by France-based Air Liquide. Sun, 15 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT eBook Introduction to BlueCielo http://www.chemicals-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/construction/ebook-ct/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/construction/ebook-ct/ Thu, 12 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Honeywell to spin off $1.3bn resins and chemicals business http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newshoneywell-to-spin-off-13bn-resins-and-chemicals-business-4892853 http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newshoneywell-to-spin-off-13bn-resins-and-chemicals-business-4892853 US-based Honeywell has announced plans to spin-off its resins and chemicals business into a standalone company named AdvanSix. Thu, 12 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT eBook Meridian 2016 – What’s New http://www.chemicals-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/construction/meridian2016-ct/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/construction/meridian2016-ct/ Wed, 11 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Ecoark acquires Sable Polymer Solutions http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsecoark-acquires-sable-polymer-solutions-4890008 http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsecoark-acquires-sable-polymer-solutions-4890008 US-based Ecoark Holdings has acquired Sable Polymer Solutions (Sable), a company involved in the recycling and reclamation of resin materials. Tue, 10 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Evonik to pay $3.8bn for Air Products' specialty and coating additives business http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsevonik-to-pay-38bn-for-air-products-specialty-and-coating-additives-business-4886974 http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsevonik-to-pay-38bn-for-air-products-specialty-and-coating-additives-business-4886974 Germany's Evonik Industries has agreed to acquire the specialty and coating additives operations of US industrial gas producer Air Products and Chemicals for $3.8bn. Sun, 08 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT PPG opens new coatings centre at Oak Creek plant in US http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsppg-opens-new-coatings-centre-at-oak-creek-plant-in-us-4885399 http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsppg-opens-new-coatings-centre-at-oak-creek-plant-in-us-4885399 US-based PPG Industries has opened a new liquid coatings application development centre at its plant in Oak Creek, Wisconsin. Thu, 05 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT April's top stories: LABIX’s Alkylbenzene output, Yara boosts fertiliser capacity http://www.chemicals-technology.com/features/featureapril-top-stories-labix-starts-linear-alkylbenzene-production-yara-double-fertiliser-plant-capacity-4879852/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/features/featureapril-top-stories-labix-starts-linear-alkylbenzene-production-yara-double-fertiliser-plant-capacity-4879852/ LABIX started linear Alkylbenzene production in Thailand, and Yara International is planning to invest $275m to expand its Rio Grande fertiliser plant. Chemicals-technology.com wraps up the key headlines from April 2016. Wed, 04 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT BASF sells closed sterols manufacturing plant in Pasadena to Trecora Resources http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsbasf-sells-closed-sterols-manufacturing-plant-pasadena-trecora-resources-4882871 http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsbasf-sells-closed-sterols-manufacturing-plant-pasadena-trecora-resources-4882871 Germany-based chemical firm BASF's US subsidiary has sold its former sterols manufacturing facility in Pasadena, Texas, to Trecora Chemical (TC), a provider of high-purity specialty hydrocarbons and waxes. Tue, 03 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT BlueCielo Meridian Asset Management Connector 2016 Achieves SAP-Certified Integration http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/construction/bluecielo-ecm-solutions-asset-management-software/presssap-certified-ct.html http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/construction/bluecielo-ecm-solutions-asset-management-software/presssap-certified-ct.html <noindex>The certified integration combines the maintenance data management functionality of SAP ERP with the engineering information management capabilities of BlueCielo Meridian.</noindex> Mon, 02 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT BioAmber Announces Webcast of Fiscal First Quarter 2016 Financial Results http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/renewable-and-bio-based-chemicals/bioamber/pressq1-2016-financial-results.html http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/renewable-and-bio-based-chemicals/bioamber/pressq1-2016-financial-results.html BioAmber has announced that it will report financial results for the first quarter 2016 on Tuesday 3 May 2016 after the close of the market. 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