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 How Switching Mobile Phases Can Improve OMNISEC Results http://www.chemicals-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/particle/mobile-phases-omnisec-results/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/particle/mobile-phases-omnisec-results/ Polylactic acid and polyglycolic acid are biodegradable, thermoplastic materials, and are increasingly being used in a diverse range of industries, for example biomedical applications such as absorbable sutures and medical implant hardware. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Alliance Bio-Products files 506(c) to get funds for ethanol plant http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsalliance-bio-products-files-506c-to-secure-funds-for-ethanol-production-plant-acquisition-5770798 http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsalliance-bio-products-files-506c-to-secure-funds-for-ethanol-production-plant-acquisition-5770798 Alliance Bio-Products has submitted Regulation D (506(c)) offering to the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to secure funding from investors to purchase a bioethanol plant in south-east Florida. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Atlantic Coast Crushers-Crushers and Lumpbreakers http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/particle/atlantic-coast-crushers/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/particle/atlantic-coast-crushers/ Atlantic Coast Crushers manufactures and sells crushers, lumpbreakers, pulverizers, granulators, comminutors and other size reduction machinery for the chemical process industries. We specialize in d... Thu, 23 Mar 2017 10:48:00 GMT Pistoia Alliance launches new chemical safety library http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newspistoia-alliance-launches-new-chemical-safety-library-service-5768945 http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newspistoia-alliance-launches-new-chemical-safety-library-service-5768945 Pistoia Alliance has introduced its new chemical safety library (CSL) service that enables the capturing, storing and sharing of hazardous reaction information to help make laboratories safer. Wed, 22 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Eurotainer to Attend Transport Logistic Exhibition 2017 http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/packaging/eurotainer/presstransport-logistic-exhibition.html http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/packaging/eurotainer/presstransport-logistic-exhibition.html Eurotainer has announced it will be participating in the 2017 Transport Logistic Exhibition, which will take place in Munich, Germany from 9-12 May. Tue, 21 Mar 2017 15:16:00 GMT Examining the Impact of Particle Characteristics on Suspension Rheology and Product Behaviour http://www.chemicals-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/particle/particle-characteristics-suspension-rheology/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/particle/particle-characteristics-suspension-rheology/ Understanding the behaviour of interactions between dispersed particles in a liquid medium is crucial when it comes to achieving desirable product performance in systems such as ceramics, adhesives and paints. Tue, 21 Mar 2017 12:55:00 GMT Huntsman to close titanium dioxide facility in France http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newshuntsman-to-close-titanium-dioxide-facility-in-france-5766885 http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newshuntsman-to-close-titanium-dioxide-facility-in-france-5766885 US-based Huntsman is planning to close its titanium dioxide (TiO2) manufacturing facility in Calais, France, by the third quarter of this year. Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Oxea begins construction of propanol unit at Bay City, Texas http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsoxea-begins-construction-of-second-propanol-unit-at-bay-city-texas-5765721 http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsoxea-begins-construction-of-second-propanol-unit-at-bay-city-texas-5765721 Oxo chemicals manufacturer Oxea has started construction of a new propanol unit at its production site at Bay City, Texas, US. Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT MIC to Provide Software Services for First FTZ Customer http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/construction/mic-ct/pressfirst-ftz-customer.html http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/construction/mic-ct/pressfirst-ftz-customer.html MIC Customs Solutions has announced it will provide integrated customs software for a new greenfield automotive assembly operation for a South Carolina-based client, including Foreign Trade Zone (FTZ) Inventory Control. Wed, 15 Mar 2017 11:46:00 GMT BASF to build plastic additives plant in China http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsbasf-to-build-new-plastic-additives-plant-in-china-5763314 http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsbasf-to-build-new-plastic-additives-plant-in-china-5763314 BASF is planning to build a new plastic additives plant at its Caojing site in Shanghai, China. Wed, 15 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Tyco Gas and Flame Detection-Gas and Fire Detection Solutions for the Chemicals Industry http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/safety/tyco-gas-and-flame-detection/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/safety/tyco-gas-and-flame-detection/ Tyco Gas and Flame Detection is a global manufacturer of systems to monitor and alert personnel of the presence of industrial fires and gas leaks. Mon, 13 Mar 2017 13:00:00 GMT AkzoNobel reviews strategic options to separate specialty chemicals business http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsakzonobel-intends-to-separate-specialty-chemicals-business-5760960 http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsakzonobel-intends-to-separate-specialty-chemicals-business-5760960 AkzoNobel has revealed that it has reviewed strategic options for the separation of its speciality chemicals business. Mon, 13 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT February's top stories: Tronox to buy Cristal's TiO2, Air Products to fit gas liquefier http://www.chemicals-technology.com/features/featurefebruarys-top-stories-tronox-to-acquire-cristals-tio2-business-air-products-to-install-gas-liquefier-5758356/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/features/featurefebruarys-top-stories-tronox-to-acquire-cristals-tio2-business-air-products-to-install-gas-liquefier-5758356/ Tronox agreed to acquire Cristal’s titanium dioxide (TiO2) business for $1.673bn, and Air Products revealed plans to install a new liquefier at its US air separation plant in Middletown, Ohio. Chemicals-technology.com wraps-up the key headlines from … Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Nexeo Solutions to gain Mexico’s Ultra Chem specialty chemicals distribution unit http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsnexeo-solutions-to-acquire-mexican-chemical-distributor-ultra-chem-5759861 http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsnexeo-solutions-to-acquire-mexican-chemical-distributor-ultra-chem-5759861 Nexeo Solutions has entered an agreement to acquire Mexico-based Ultra Chem’s speciality chemical marketing and distribution business. Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT A Basic Introduction to Rheology http://www.chemicals-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/particle/basic-intro-rheology-ct/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/particle/basic-intro-rheology-ct/ Rheology is as much about the deformation of solid-like materials. Thu, 09 Mar 2017 15:14:00 GMT SNC-Lavalin to build ammonia plant for Salalah Methanol in Oman http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newssnc-lavalin-to-build-ammonia-plant-for-salalah-methanol-in-sultanate-of-oman-5757948 http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newssnc-lavalin-to-build-ammonia-plant-for-salalah-methanol-in-sultanate-of-oman-5757948 SNC-Lavalin has secured a contract from Salalah Methanol (SMC) for the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) of an anhydrous liquid ammonia plant in the city of Salalah in the Sultanate of Oman. Wed, 08 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT March 2017 Webinars: Differential Scanning Calorimetry / Cement Composition and Structure http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/particle/malvern/pressmarch-2017-webinars.html http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/particle/malvern/pressmarch-2017-webinars.html Malvern Instruments will be running two webinar sessions this month; the first will discuss the potential applications of differential scanning calorimetry in protein characterisation, while the second will cover the use of particle size analysis in … Tue, 07 Mar 2017 16:38:00 GMT Verderflex Rapide Systems for Ink-Pumping Applications http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/pumps/verderflex-pumps/pressverderflex-rapide-pumps.html http://www.chemicals-technology.com/contractors/pumps/verderflex-pumps/pressverderflex-rapide-pumps.html Verderflex® Rapide is pleased to introduce its new range of industrial tube pumps delivers a selection of peristaltic pump soutions, that are both versatile and simple to operate. Mon, 06 Mar 2017 11:41:00 GMT Solvay's Linne-Herten facility gets EU GMP certificate http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newssolvays-linne-herten-facility-gets-eu-gmp-certificate-5755896 http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newssolvays-linne-herten-facility-gets-eu-gmp-certificate-5755896 Global chemicals company Solvay Peroxides has received EU Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) certification for its new Linne-Herten facility in the Netherlands, which is engaged in production of hydrogen peroxide. Mon, 06 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT BASF Catalysts opens new production facility in India http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsbasf-catalysts-opens-new-production-capacity-in-india-5754714 http://www.chemicals-technology.com/news/newsbasf-catalysts-opens-new-production-capacity-in-india-5754714 BASF Catalysts India (BASF Catalysts) has opened its new mobile emissions catalysts manufacturing site in Chennai, India. Fri, 03 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT