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Fraunhofer researchers say metal-encapsulated particles help accelerate chemical reactions
03 July, 2015
Researchers from the Fraunhofer Society of Germany have found that metal-encapsulated cylindrical filler particles help accelerate industrial processes to produce chemical...
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Solvay and INEOS launch Inovyn chlorvinyls joint venture
Friday, July 03, 2015 Solvay and INEOS have started their chlorovinyls joint-venture (JV), called Inovyn, following the approval from the European Commission...

Archroma buys BASF’s textile chemicals division
Thursday, July 02, 2015 Swiss chemicals manufacturer Archroma has completed the acquisition of BASF's textile chemical...

CF Industries to gain full control of fertiliser manufacturer GrowHow UK
Thursday, July 02, 2015 CF Industries has signed a deal with Yara International to acquire its 50% interest in GrowHow UK for...

Showa Denko expands gasification facility in Japan
Thursday, July 02, 2015 Showa Denko (SDK) has expanded a used-plastic gasification facility at its manufacturing complex in Kawasaki,...

Japanese chemists find aromatic esters as coupling partner to produce chemicals
Wednesday, July 01, 2015 Japanese chemists have found aromatic esters as an alternative coupling partner for boronic acids, to produce useful compounds for pharmaceuticals, agrochemicals and organic...

OxyChem-Mexichem JV awards US ethylene storage facility contract to CB&I
Wednesday, July 01, 2015 Ingleside Ethylene has awarded a $115m contract to CB&I to construct an ethylene storage facility in Markham, Texas,...

Toray acquires Umicore and Solvay electro-catalysts joint-venture
Wednesday, July 01, 2015 Japanese chemical company Toray has acquired SolviCore, a 50 / 50 joint-venture of Umicore and Solvay for an undisclosed...

Arkema to double molecular sieve production capacity in France
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 Arkema's subsidiary CECA has announced plans to double production capacity for specialty molecular sieves at its facility in Honfleur, France, with an investment of around...

Brookhaven National Laboratory finds a way to monitor atomic-scale catalytic reactions
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 The US Department of Energy's Brookhaven National Laboratory has come with a new technique to monitor atomic-scale changes during catalytic reactions in real...

PTT Global Chemical to expand low-density polyethylene production capacity in Thailand
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 PTT Global Chemical is reportedly planning to expand its low-density polyethylene (LLDPE) production capabilities, with an investment of...


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CFIHOS - ISO 15926 Status and Outlook
Thursday, July 02, 2015 by BlueCielo The CFIHOS (Capital Facilities Information HandOver Specification) project is well on its way to providing a practical implementation of the ISO 15926 standard....

CFIHOS 2015: Data Integrity at Handover
Thursday, June 25, 2015 by BlueCielo In May 2015, leaders in asset information management are gathering in the Netherlands for the CFIHOS project, a new global standard for managing engineering information that offers efficiency...

BioAmber and DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products Partner in Synthetic Leather Bio-based Polyol
Tuesday, June 23, 2015 by BioAmber BioAmber announced today that the Flokser Group, a global leader in leather and suede fabrics, has successfully developed an innovative artificial leather fabric using bio-based materials...

Verderflex® Launches its new Vantage 5000 and Steptronic range at Achema 2015
Friday, May 29, 2015 by Verderflex Leading peristaltic pumps manufacturer, Verderflex, will be exhibiting at ACHEMA, Frankfurt, Germany, on 15 - 19 June 2015, in partnership with its German distributor Verder Deutschland....

Particulate Systems Acquires the Subsieve Autosizer (SAS) from HEL
Friday, May 29, 2015 by Micromeritics Instrument Corporation Particulate Systems, a brand of Micromeritics Instrument Corporation, has completed the full acquisition of the HEL subsieve autosizer. The agreement was finalised on 18 March...

A Floating LNG Power Station
Thursday, May 28, 2015 by HEROSE Seeing a new LNG-Barge with HEROSE valves supplies AIDAsol with power after it docked at the Hamburg harbour city, the cruise ship can shut-down its diesel from 2015. This contributes to...

Micromeritics Clients Continue to See Increasing Returns on their Analytical Instrument Investment
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 by Micromeritics Instrument Corporation "As a scientific instrument manufacturer, our goal is to not just produce and supply quality analytical instruments which return tangible value to our clients. We seek to be a strategic...

Meet HEROSE at the ACHEMA 2015 in Frankfurt, Germany
Thursday, May 21, 2015 by HEROSE From 15 to 19 June, the Frankfurt exhibition grounds will once again host the ACHEMA - the world's leading exhibition for chemical technology and the processing...

BioAmber's Babette Pettersen to Speak at BIO-TIC Final Conference
Thursday, May 21, 2015 by BioAmber BioAmber chief commercial officer, Babette Pettersen, will be leading the day's discussions on bio-based chemicals for an alternative...

Italvacuum Seeks Qualified Agents Worldwide
Tuesday, May 12, 2015 by Italvacuum Italvacuum is a leading manufacturer of vacuum dryers and vacuum pumps for chemical, pharmaceutical and cosmetics production processes, with a continually growing number of installations in...


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