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Evonik to expand polyamide 12 powder production capacity in Germany
12 February, 2016
Speciality chemical group Evonik is planning to build a new production facility for special polyamide 12 powder (PA12) in Marl, Germany, in order to double its current annual polyamide 12...
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Inovyn prepares to build potassium hydroxide plant in Antwerp, Belgium Friday, February 12, 2016 Inovyn has ordered more plant items, including a potassium hydroxide (KOH) evaporation unit, to build a large scale KOH production facility at its Antwerp / Lillo site in...

Lanxess and Saudi Aramco to start rubber joint venture in April Friday, February 12, 2016 Germany-based specialty chemicals company Lanxess and Saudi Arabia's Saudi Aramco are planning to launch their new joint venture for synthetic rubber, Arlanxeo, in April this...

BASF signs specialty high-performance solvents distribution deal with Nexeo Thursday, February 11, 2016 Germany-based specialty chemical group BASF has entered into an exclusive distribution agreement with global chemical and plastics distributor Nexeo Solutions for the distribution of some...

M Holland to buy Able International and Tril Export Thursday, February 11, 2016 Thermoplastic resins distributor M Holland Company has signed a letter of intent to acquire resin distributors Able International and Tril...

Mitsui & Co invests more funds BioAmber’s Sarnia plant Thursday, February 11, 2016 Mitsui & Co, an affiliate of Japan-based Mitsui Group, has invested an additional C$25m ($7m) in its joint venture (JV) with BioAmber, to take anadditional 10% stake in Sarnia bio-based...

LyondellBasell selects Fluor to provide FEED work for PO/TBA plant in Texas, US Wednesday, February 10, 2016 LyondellBasell, a plastics, chemical and refining company has selected Fluor to provide front-end engineering and design (FEED) services for its proposed propylene oxide and tertiary butyl...

Mitsubishi Rayon and Arzeda to collaborate on new processes for industrial chemicals production Wednesday, February 10, 2016 Mitsubishi Rayon, a subsidiary of Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings, has partnered with a synthetic biology company, Arzeda, to develop a new process for the production of a chemical building block...

Yara makes key organisational and management changes to improve focus and implementation Wednesday, February 10, 2016 Norway-based chemical group, Yara International, has decided to make a set of organisational and management changes in order to improve its strategic focus and...

A Schulman expands plastics compounding capacity in Germany Tuesday, February 09, 2016 US-based high-performance plastic compounds, composites, powders and resins provider A Schulman has expanded its compounding capacity by adding two new production lines at the Kerpen plant in...

Sipchem acquires Ikarus’s shares in Acetyl Complex in Saudi Arabia Tuesday, February 09, 2016 Saudi International Petrochemical Company (Sipchem) has completed the acquisition of Ikarus Petroleum Industries Company's (Kuwaiti Company) equity interests in the Saudi Arabia-based...

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New Airslide Inlet Tray for Fluid Bed Dryers Prevents Sticky Materials from Blocking Infeed Monday, February 08, 2016 by The Witte Company Witte Innovation promotes smooth product...

PPG to Showcase Durable TESLIN labels at Pharma Packaging and Labeling Thursday, February 04, 2016 by Teslin® substrate PPG specialty coatings and materials group will highlight the durability and versatility of TESLIN® labels in booth 23 at Pharma Packaging and Labeling USA in Philadelphia between 24 and 25...

Italvacuum to Attend CHEMTECH GUJARAT 2016 Thursday, January 21, 2016 by Italvacuum International vacuum dryer and pump manufacturer Italvacuum is to attend the forthcoming CHEMTECH GUJARAT 2016 event in Gujarat,...

BioAmber Announces Pricing of $13m Public Offering Monday, January 18, 2016 by BioAmber BioAmber, a leader in renewable materials, today announced that it has commenced an underwritten public offering of its common stock....

BioAmber Sarnia Certified to ISO 9001, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001 and FSSC 22000 Friday, January 15, 2016 by BioAmber BioAmber, a leader in renewable materials, announced today that its Sarnia production plant, jointly owned with Mitsui & Co., has received ISO 9001, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001 and FSSC...

Verderflex Peristaltic Pumps For Reliable Wastewater Performance Monday, January 04, 2016 by Verderflex A leading international wastewater instrumentation manufacturer is now incorporating Verderflex peristaltic pumps as part of its wastewater sampler...

New Software; Growing Team: Nanosight Reaps Benefits of Joining Malvern Instruments Two Years On Monday, December 14, 2015 by Malvern Instruments The latest software release along with an expansion of the global technical specialist team, highlight Malvern Instruments' ongoing commitment to extending and supporting the application...

Malvern/Bio-Rad Collaboration Facilitates Particle Identification Thursday, December 03, 2015 by Malvern Instruments A collaboration between UK firm Malvern Instruments and California-based Bio-Rad has developed new analytical tools for the rapid identification of unknown particles....

BioAmber Hires Mario Saucier as New Chief Financial Officer Wednesday, November 18, 2015 by BioAmber BioAmber has recruited Mario Saucier to serve as its chief financial officer effective from 4 January...

Italvacuum Exhibiting at PHARMTECH 2015 Friday, November 13, 2015 by Italvacuum Italvacuum, European leading company with more than 75 years of experience in the manufacture of vacuum dryers and vacuum pumps for the chemical, pharmaceutical and cosmetics industry, is going...

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