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Stepan to close Longford Mills facility in Canada
23 May, 2016
US-based manufacturer of specialty chemicals Stepan Company is planning to close production at its facility in Longford Mills, Canada, by the end of this...
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Sumitomo Chemical adds new production line for feed additive methionine in Ehime, Japan Friday, May 20, 2016 Sumitomo Chemical, a Japanese company, will expand its production capacity for the feed additive methionine by adding a new production line in its Ehime Works facility in Niihama City,...

AkzoNobel expands coatings plant in Indonesia Wednesday, May 18, 2016 Netherlands-based AkzoNobel has completed the first phase expansion of its performance coatings plant in Cikarang,...

Air Liquide's $13.4bn acquisition of Airgas gets US FTC clearance Monday, May 16, 2016 The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has granted clearance for the acquisition of US company Airgas by France-based Air...

Honeywell to spin off $1.3bn resins and chemicals business Friday, May 13, 2016 US-based Honeywell has announced plans to spin-off its resins and chemicals business into a standalone company named...

Ecoark acquires Sable Polymer Solutions Wednesday, May 11, 2016 US-based Ecoark Holdings has acquired Sable Polymer Solutions (Sable), a company involved in the recycling and reclamation of resin materials. ...

Evonik to pay $3.8bn for Air Products' specialty and coating additives business Monday, May 09, 2016 Germany's Evonik Industries has agreed to acquire the specialty and coating additives operations of US industrial gas producer Air Products and Chemicals for $3.8bn....

PPG opens new coatings centre at Oak Creek plant in US Friday, May 06, 2016 US-based PPG Industries has opened a new liquid coatings application development centre at its plant in Oak Creek,...

BASF sells closed sterols manufacturing plant in Pasadena to Trecora Resources Wednesday, May 04, 2016 Germany-based chemical firm BASF's US subsidiary has sold its former sterols manufacturing facility in Pasadena, Texas, to Trecora Chemical (TC), a provider of high-purity specialty...

AkzoNobel and Atul to establish monochloro acetic acid JV in India Friday, April 29, 2016 Dutch firm AkzoNobel and India-based Atul, a Lalbhai Group company, have signed an agreement to establish a manufacturing joint venture (JV) for production of monochloro acetic acid (MCA), a...

Umicore to invest €160m to expand capacity of NMC cathode materials Wednesday, April 27, 2016 Belgian materials technology firm Umicore is planning to expand its production capacity for nickel manganese cobalt (NMC) cathode materials in China and South...

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Italvacuum Introduces MULTISPRAY® Cabinet Dryer Thursday, May 19, 2016 by Italvacuum A consolidated ever-evolving technology by Italvacuum. Best results, ergonomics, safety and flexibility for any product batch. These are the qualities that have always characterised...

BioAmber Announces Webcast of Fiscal First Quarter 2016 Financial Results Tuesday, May 03, 2016 by BioAmber BioAmber has announced that it will report financial results for the first quarter 2016 on Tuesday 3 May 2016 after the close of the market....

BlueCielo Meridian Asset Management Connector 2016 Achieves SAP-Certified Integration Tuesday, May 03, 2016 by BlueCielo The certified integration combines the maintenance data management functionality of SAP ERP with the engineering information management capabilities of BlueCielo...

BioAmber Secures C$10m Loan from BDC for Sarnia Plant Wednesday, April 27, 2016 by BioAmber BioAmber, a leader in renewable materials, today announced that its Canadian subsidiary BioAmber Sarnia, a joint venture with Mitsui & Co., has secured a C$10m loan from BDC Capital (BDCC),...

MIC Welcomes Chemours as Newest MIC Customer Thursday, April 21, 2016 by MIC Customs Solutions MIC Customs Solutions is pleased to announce that Chemours has signed a new deal, making them the newest client in MIC's customer...

Italvacuum to Attend at POWTECH 2016 Tuesday, April 19, 2016 by Italvacuum Italvacuum, international manufacturer of vacuum dryers and vacuum pumps for the chemical, pharmaceutical and cosmetics industry, is going to participate at POWTECH 2016 trade fair for...

New Consultancy Services Portfolio Tuesday, April 19, 2016 by BlueCielo Even the best software is not enough on its own. To maximize your value, you also need the right advice at the right time. That’s why we’ve just expanded our Business Consultancy...

Preview of Verderflex Vantage 5000 - The Next Generation Peristaltic Cased Pump with Intuitive Touch-Screen Technology Monday, April 18, 2016 by Verderflex The new Verderflex Vantage 5000 is a highly advanced next generation peristaltic pump system with touchscreen technology and intuitive operating system....

ARC European Industry Forum 2016 Monday, April 04, 2016 by BlueCielo Report from the 2016 ARC Industry Forum in Amsterdam – get the latest insights about IIoT, Smart Manufacturing, Digitization and Industry...

Italvacuum to Participate at SINOPHEX 2016 Monday, April 04, 2016 by Italvacuum Italvacuum, international manufacturer of vacuum dryers and vacuum pumps for the chemical, pharmaceutical and cosmetics industry, is going to participate at SINOPHEX...

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