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 Size Reduction Equipment from Atlantic Coast Crushers http://www.chemicals-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/particle/size-reduction-equipment-from-acc-whitepaper/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/particle/size-reduction-equipment-from-acc-whitepaper/ Atlantic Coast Crushers manufactures and sells innovative size reduction machinery for use in the chemical process industries. Thu, 29 Sep 2016 14:30:00 GMT BASF to build new acetylene plant in Ludwigshafen http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsbasf-to-build-new-acetylene-plant-in-ludwigshafen-5018837 http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsbasf-to-build-new-acetylene-plant-in-ludwigshafen-5018837 Global chemical producer BASF has started construction of a new acetylene production plant at its Ludwigshafen site in Germany. Wed, 28 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Italvacuum to Participate at CHIMEXPO AVIGNON 2016 http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/mixers/italvacuum/presschimexpo-avignon-2016.html http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/mixers/italvacuum/presschimexpo-avignon-2016.html Italvacuum is going to participate at CHIMEXPO AVIGNON, which will be held in Avignon (France) from 12 to 13 October 2016. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Specialty chemicals company Lanxess signs agreement to acquire Chemtura http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsspecialty-chemicals-company-lanxess-signs-agreement-to-acquire-chemtura-5016319 http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsspecialty-chemicals-company-lanxess-signs-agreement-to-acquire-chemtura-5016319 Specialty chemicals firm Lanxess has signed a definitive agreement to acquire US-based Chemtura Corporation, a provider of flame-retardant and lubricant additives. Mon, 26 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Celanese begins vinyl acetate ethylene production from Jurong Island, Singapore http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newscelanese-commences-production-of-vinyl-acetate-ethylene-at-jurong-island-facility-in-singapore-5012902 http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newscelanese-commences-production-of-vinyl-acetate-ethylene-at-jurong-island-facility-in-singapore-5012902 US-based Celanese has started production from its new vinyl acetate ethylene (VAE) unit at its facility on Jurong Island, Singapore. Wed, 21 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT BlueCielo Launches New Self Service Center http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/construction/bluecielo-ecm-solutions-asset-management-software/pressself-service-ct.html http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/construction/bluecielo-ecm-solutions-asset-management-software/pressself-service-ct.html <noindex>Our new Self Service Center for Customers and Partners has been released. Read the interview to find out what the new center means for you.</noindex> Sun, 18 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT TPC to sell Baytown Operations to SI Group http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newstpc-to-sell-baytown-operations-to-si-group-5008516 http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newstpc-to-sell-baytown-operations-to-si-group-5008516 US-based C4 hydrocarbons producer TPC has agreed to sell its Baytown Operations to SI Group, a manufacturer of chemical intermediates, specialty resins, and solutions. Sun, 18 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Kuraray, Sumitomo and PTTGC to study potential development of butadiene http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newskuraray-sumitomo-pttgc-to-jointly-study-potential-development-of-butadiene-derivatives-5007346 http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newskuraray-sumitomo-pttgc-to-jointly-study-potential-development-of-butadiene-derivatives-5007346 Kuraray has signed a head of agreement (HOA) with Sumitomo and PTT Global Chemical (PTTGC) to jointly perform a feasibility study for potential development of manufacturing and sales of butadiene derivatives in Thailand. Thu, 15 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Driving Asset Data Integrity http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/construction/bluecielo-ecm-solutions-asset-management-software/pressasset-data-integrity-ct.html http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/construction/bluecielo-ecm-solutions-asset-management-software/pressasset-data-integrity-ct.html <noindex>Deep dive into information erosion, a major challenge to profitability, and discover how a new strategy for asset information management can result in cost savings and enhanced compliance.</noindex> Wed, 14 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Tank Container Leasing http://www.chemicals-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/packaging/tank-container-leasing/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/packaging/tank-container-leasing/ For the last 30 years, Eurotainer is a worldwide leader of the tank container leasing industry, servicing a wide range of customers from industries as diverse as petroleum, chemical, mining, food and transportation. Wed, 14 Sep 2016 07:10:00 GMT Chewing the Fat http://www.chemicals-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/particle/chewing-fat-ct/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/particle/chewing-fat-ct/ Dr Steve Carrington of Malvern Instruments and Prof. D. J. McClements of the University of Massachusetts describe the use of rheology to measure how food changes during mastication and to compare the rheological behaviour of low fat sauces with consu… Wed, 14 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT Clariant to acquire Kel-Tech and X-Chem http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsclariant-to-acquire-kel-tech-and-x-chem-5005160 http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsclariant-to-acquire-kel-tech-and-x-chem-5005160 Swiss firm Clariant has signed deals to purchase two US-based companies, comprising biotech firm X-Chem, and Kel-Tech, a manufacturer of specialty chemicals for drilling applications in the oil and gas industry. Tue, 13 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT When Others Stop, Saurus939 Carries On http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/mixers/italvacuum/presssaurus939-carries-on.html http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/mixers/italvacuum/presssaurus939-carries-on.html The vacuum pump uniqSaurus939 has all the Italvacuum experience, a vacuum pump that guarantees unrivalled performance in all the main chemical and pharmaceutical processes, ensuring total recovery of extracted solvents, even in severe operating condi… Sun, 11 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT LyondellBasell to open HDPE facility in Texas manufacturing complex http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newslyondellbasell-to-open-hdpe-facility-in-texas-manufacturing-complex-5002782 http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newslyondellbasell-to-open-hdpe-facility-in-texas-manufacturing-complex-5002782 LyondellBasell is to build a new high-density polyethylene (HDPE) facility at its manufacturing complex in La Porte, Texas. Sun, 11 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT August's top stories: AkzoNobel's coatings plant, Enerkem's Edmonton facility http://www.chemicals-technology.com/features/featureaugusts-top-stories-akzonobel-building-powder-coatings-plant-in-mumbai-enerkems-edmonton-facility-gets-iscc-certification-4998708/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/features/featureaugusts-top-stories-akzonobel-building-powder-coatings-plant-in-mumbai-enerkems-edmonton-facility-gets-iscc-certification-4998708/ AkzoNobel started construction of its new powder coatings plant in Mumbai, India; Enerkem gained certification from the International Sustainability and Carbon Certification (ISCC) for its Enerkem Alberta Biofuels facility in Edmonton. Chemicals-tec… Thu, 08 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Air Liquide completes sale of US assets to Matheson Tri-Gas http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsair-liquide-completes-divestiture-of-us-assets-to-matheson-tri-gas-5001403 http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsair-liquide-completes-divestiture-of-us-assets-to-matheson-tri-gas-5001403 Air Liquide has completed the sale of certain US assets to Matheson Tri-Gas, an American supplier of atmospheric and specialty gases. Thu, 08 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Webinar about Zeta Potential for Formulation Stability and Product Performance http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/particle/malvern/presswebinar-zeta-potential-ct.html http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/particle/malvern/presswebinar-zeta-potential-ct.html Malvern is to host a webinar about zeta potential and its importance when controlling formulation stability and product performance. Wed, 07 Sep 2016 13:35:00 GMT Barriquand Platular 3D http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/heattransfer/barriquand/5115549950001.html http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/heattransfer/barriquand/5115549950001.html Wed, 07 Sep 2016 13:27:00 GMT Fluor finishes mechanical works at citral facility for BASF PETRONAS Chemicals http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsfluor-completes-mechanical-works-at-citral-facility-for-basf-petronas-chemicals-4998323 http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsfluor-completes-mechanical-works-at-citral-facility-for-basf-petronas-chemicals-4998323 US-based Fluor Corporation has completed all mechanical and associated infrastructure works for BASF PETRONAS Chemicals in Kuantan, Malaysia. Tue, 06 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT BlueCielo Launches the Customer Advisory Board http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/construction/bluecielo-ecm-solutions-asset-management-software/presscustomer-advisory-board-ct.html http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/construction/bluecielo-ecm-solutions-asset-management-software/presscustomer-advisory-board-ct.html <noindex>On September 22, BlueCielo will hold the first Customer Advisory Board (CAB) meeting in Denver, Colorado, inviting our customers to contribute to our product roadmap and future innovations.</noindex> Mon, 05 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT