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Arkema completes first stage of acquisition of Chinese acrylic assets
21 October, 2014
French speciality chemicals firm Arkema has completed the first stage of its acrylics assets acquisition project in Taixing, China, for...
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Celanese acquires Cool Polymers
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 Speciality materials company Celanese has acquired Cool Polymers, a Rhode Island-based compounder of conductive polymers, for an undisclosed...

Platform Specialty Products to buy agrochemical firm Arysta for $3.5bn
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 Chemical products maker Platform Specialty Products has signed a deal to buy Arysta LifeScience from private equity firm Permira Advisers for approximately...

BASF expands mobile emissions catalysts production in China
Monday, October 20, 2014 Chemical giant BASF has completed the expansion of its mobile emissions catalysts production capabilities in Shanghai,...

Chemtura to boost alkylated diphenyl amine production capabilities
Monday, October 20, 2014 Speciality chemicals firm Chemtura is planning to boost its global production capacities for Naugalube alkylated diphenyl amine (ADPA) liquid...

Kuraray to sell European polyvinyl butyral film business
Monday, October 20, 2014 Japanese chemical manufacturer Kuraray has agreed to sell its European polyvinyl butyral (PVB) film business, which it acquired from DuPont earlier this...

Archroma acquires BASF’s textile chemicals division
Friday, October 17, 2014 Swiss chemicals manufacturer Archroma has agreed to acquire BASF’s textile chemical operations, as part of efforts to expand its presence in the chemical...

CF Industries ends merger talks with Yara International
Friday, October 17, 2014 US-based CF Industries Holdings has ended merger talks with Norway's Yara International after the companies failed to agree on the terms of the transaction....

KfW IPEX-Bank provides loan to Borealis for polymers R&D
Friday, October 17, 2014 Austrian chemical company Borealis has received a loan from the KfW IPEX-Bank to pursue research and development (R&D) on...

Clariant opens R&D centre in India
Thursday, October 16, 2014 Speciality chemicals firm Clariant has opened a new R&D centre in Navi Mumbai in the Indian state of...

GACL plans $56.7m expansion in India
Thursday, October 16, 2014 India-based Gujarat Alkalies & Chemicals (GACL) is reportedly planning to invest $56.7m to expand its existing capacities and build a new caustic soda facility at Bhavnagar and a 120MW...


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Micromeritics to Participate in University of Maryland Tableting Course
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 by Micromeritics Instrument Corporation This October, the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy will hold its second annual tablets and capsules hands-on short course....

Micromeritics to Assist with Training on New UGA Undergraduate Degree
Thursday, September 04, 2014 by Micromeritics Instrument Corporation Micromeritics will be assisting with pharmaceutical material testing technique training for a unique undergraduate programme offered by the University of Georgia College of Pharmacy, the...

Star Cruises Selects BlueCielo Project Portal for Document Control, Change Management and Collaboration in New Building Projects
Friday, August 22, 2014 by BlueCielo The BlueCielo solution will streamline document management and control processes; enhance Management of Change (MoC) and support global collaboration between internal and external...

BlueCielo Releases Meridian 2014 Suite
Thursday, August 21, 2014 by BlueCielo BlueCielo has announced the release of BlueCielo Meridian Enterprise 2014, BlueCielo Publisher 2014 and BlueCielo Meridian Explorer...

Micromeritics Announces Instrument Grant to the Institute for Chemical and Bioengineering at ETH Zurich
Friday, August 15, 2014 by Micromeritics Instrument Corporation Micromeritics' Instrument Grant Committee has recently selected its latest grant recipient. A 3Flex Surface Characterization Analyzer has been awarded to the Institute for Chemical...

E2S Warning Signals Creates a Library of Technical Bulletins
Monday, August 04, 2014 by E2S Warning Signals To assist system integrators and specifiers to choose an effective signal for their specific application E2S has launched technical bulletins library offering product information in a concise...

E2S are Exhibiting at ONS 2014
Monday, July 28, 2014 by E2S Warning Signals Independent signalling devices manufacturer E2S will be exhibiting at ONS Stavanger from 25 to 28...

Introducing the CosmoDry System: Innovative Horizontal Paddle Vacuum Dryer
Monday, July 21, 2014 by Italvacuum Maximum ease of cleaning, maintenance and internal inspection: a mix of qualities that make CosmoDry System® the ideal solution even for multi-product...

Powerful warning signals for hazardous areas onshore and offshore
Friday, July 11, 2014 by E2S Warning Signals The BEx explosion / flameproof signals and control devices from E2S offer a comprehensive signalling solution for hazardous areas that are found in many industries including oil and gas...

Bayer CropScience and Köppen Enter Storage Contract
Tuesday, July 08, 2014 by Köppen Bayer CropScience has signed a storage contract for its Dormagen site with Köppen in...


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