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LyondellBasell opens polypropylene compounding plant in Dalian, China

LyondellBasell has started operations at a new 20,000tpa polypropylene (PP) compounding plant in Dalian, China....

LyondellBasell opens polypropylene compounding plant in Dalian, China

Air Products to supply gaseous oxygen to LG Chem in South Korea

US-based company Air Products has received a contract from South Korean chemical firm LG Chem (LGC) to supply oxygen for its new production...

Air Products to supply gaseous oxygen to LG Chem in South Korea

Enviral to use Clariant's sunliquid cellulosic ethanol technology

Enviral to use Clariant's sunliquid cellulosic ethanol technology

Sinar Mas Cepsa opens $300m oleochemicals plant in Indonesia

Sinar Mas Cepsa opens $300m oleochemicals plant in Indonesia

DIC to expand PPS compounds production capacity at Komaki Plant, Japan

DIC to expand PPS compounds production capacity at Komaki Plant, Japan

ZPC chooses Badger’s technology for EB/SM plant in China

Zhejiang Petroleum & Chemical (ZPC) has selected Badger Licensing’s technology for a grassroots ethylbenzene / styrene monomer (EB/SM) plant, which is being built. ...

ZPC chooses Badger’s technology for EB/SM plant in China

Clariant listed in DJSI as sustainable chemical company

Clariant has been recognised in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) 2017 as one of the most sustainable chemical companies for the fifth consecutive year....

Clariant listed in DJSI as sustainable chemical company

Linde wins €1bn contract extension from Total in Germany

Linde wins €1bn contract extension from Total in Germany

Tronox completes sale of Alkali Chemicals for $1.325bn

Tronox has completed the sale of its Alkali Chemicals business to US-based Genesis Energy in a deal worth $1.325bn....

Tronox completes sale of Alkali Chemicals for $1.325bn

SDK to establish new liquefied carbon dioxide plant in Japan

Showa Denko Gas Products (SGP) is set to establish a new facility that will produce liquefied carbon dioxide (CO2) gas in its Oita Petrochemical Complex in...

SDK to establish new liquefied carbon dioxide plant in Japan

ExxonMobil finishes purchase of aromatics plant in Singapore

ExxonMobil Chemical Company's Singapore affiliate has completed the acquisition of an aromatics facility on Jurong Island....

ExxonMobil finishes purchase of aromatics plant in Singapore

LyondellBasell’s Hostalen technology selected for HDPE unit

LyondellBasell's Hostalen Advanced Cascade Process (ACP) polyethylene technology has been selected by Shandong Shougang Luqing for a planned 350kta high-density polyethylene (HDPE) unit in...

LyondellBasell’s Hostalen technology selected for HDPE unit

Toray to construct new PPS resin production facility in Hungary

Japan’s Toray Industries is set to construct a new polyphenylene sulfide (PPS) compound production facility at the Hungarian site of its US subsidiary Zoltek Companies, which supplies carbon...

Toray to construct new PPS resin production facility in Hungary

SK Capital Partners to reinvest in Swiss chemicals company Archroma

Private investment firm SK Capital Partners has announced it will reinvest in Switzerland-based specialty chemicals provider Archroma to support its...

SK Capital Partners to reinvest in Swiss chemicals company Archroma

Shell completes sale of chemicals JV to SABIC for $820m

Shell has completed the sale of 50% interest in its petrochemicals joint venture (JV) SADAF located in Al Jubail, Saudi Arabia, to SABIC in a deal valued at...

Shell completes sale of chemicals JV to SABIC for $820m

Sadara Chemical Company commissions last of its 26 units at Saudi petrochemicals complex

Saudi-based Sadara Chemical Company, a $20bn joint venture between Saudi Aramco and US-based Dow Chemical, has commissioned the last of its 26 plants at its petrochemicals complex in...

Sadara Chemical Company commissions last of its 26 units at Saudi petrochemicals complex

Clough AMEC to provide maintenance services to ammonia facilities in Western Australia

Clough AMEC has secured a contract to offer maintenance services to ammonia facilities in Western Australia that cater to international and domestic fertiliser markets and explosives in the...

Clough AMEC to provide maintenance services to ammonia facilities in Western Australia

The Plaza Group to purchase US chemical distributor Conchemco

Petrochemical marketing firm The Plaza Group is set to acquire US-based marketer and distributor of chemicals and solvents Conchemco, for an undisclosed...

The Plaza Group to purchase US chemical distributor Conchemco

Fluor secures EPCM contract from Petronas for isononanol plant in Malaysia

Fluor secures EPCM contract from Petronas for isononanol plant in Malaysia

IMCD to buy specialty chemicals and ingredients distributor LV Lomas

Netherlands-based distributor of speciality chemicals and ingredients IMCD is set to purchase Canadian and US speciality chemicals and ingredients distributor LV...

IMCD to buy specialty chemicals and ingredients distributor LV Lomas

Tronox to sell Alkali Chemicals business for $1.325bn

Tronox to sell Alkali Chemicals business for $1.325bn