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AkzoNobel and Solazyme expand partnership for surfactant production
31 July, 2014
Specialty chemicals producer AkzoNobel and renewable oil and bio-products manufacturer Solazyme have expanded their previous joint agreement to fund development of a new...
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Huntsman announces more concessions to secure EU approval for $1.1bn Rockwood acquisition
Thursday, July 31, 2014 US-based chemical firm Huntsman has announced more concessions to the European Commission (EC), to gain approval for its proposed $1.1bn acquisition of Rockwood Holdings’ titanium dioxide...

India launches anti-dumping probe into chemical imports from China and Switzerland
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 The Directorate General of Anti-Dumping and Allied Duties (DGAD), an arm of the Commerce Ministry of India, has launched an anti-dumping probe over imports of Diketopyrrolo Pyrrole Pigment Red...

Johnson Matthey to establish catalyst plant in Brazil
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 British chemicals firm Johnson Matthey has identified a site to build a catalyst plant in Brazil, which will produce catalysts for hydrogen...

M&G International and Anhui Guozhen to set up cellulosic ethanol bio-refinery in China
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 M&G International, a wholly owned subsidiary of M&G Chemicals, has partnered with Anhui Guozhen to build a cellulosic ethanol bio-refinery in Fuyang City,...

Arkema commences operations of methyl acrylate plant in Texas
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 Speciality chemicals firm Arkema has commenced operations on its methyl acrylate plant at Clear Lake in Texas,...

Orica fined over toxic chemical emissions in New South Wales
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 The Land and Environment Court of New South Wales (NSW), Australia, has imposed $768,250 in penalties to Orica over a series of chemical spills at its Kooragang Island facility in Newcastle...

BASF to expand Shanghai R&D centre
Monday, July 28, 2014 BASF is set to expand its Innovation Campus Asia Pacific centre in Shanghai, China, with an investment of...

Essar in talks for $2bn petrochemicals JV with BASF
Monday, July 28, 2014 Indian multinational conglomerate Essar is reportedly in talks with German firm BASF to establish a $2bn petrochemicals joint-venture...

Stepan plans to build chemical plant in Louisiana, US
Monday, July 28, 2014 Speciality chemicals producer Stepan has unveiled a plan to build a plant in Ascension Parish, Louisiana, US, with an investment of around...

BASF opens automotive coatings facility in Shanghai
Friday, July 25, 2014 BASF Shanghai Coatings has strengthened its presence in China with a new automotive coatings facility at the Shanghai Chemical Industry...


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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...

Integrated Dryer-Dust Collector Captures Fine, Waste Clay Particles, Recovers as Saleable Product
Tuesday, June 17, 2014 by The Witte Company A vibrating fluid bed drying system from The Witte Company has enabled specialty chemical company Southern Clay Products to capture fine bentonite clay particles and recover the high-value...

BlueCielo Meridian Explorer App for iPad
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 by BlueCielo The new BlueCielo Meridian Explorer app allows companies using BlueCielo Meridian Enterprise software to access and manage their technical asset-related engineering documentation through an...

ECM in The Cloud
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 by BlueCielo Recent trends indicate that The Cloud is not only a reality that is here to stay, it is a strategy that every business must consider in order to remain competitive in the global market....

Intrinsically Safe Interface Solutions for E2S Sounders and Beacons
Thursday, June 05, 2014 by E2S Warning Signals E2S has published a complete guide for easy specification and installation for its range of intrinsically safe sounders, beacons and combination...

Dura 5 and Dura 7 Receive Ringier Technology Innovation Award
Friday, May 30, 2014 by Verderflex World Pumps China magazine, published by Ringier Trade Media Ltd, has announced Verder Liquids BV as the winner of the 2014 Ringier Technology Innovation Awards for the pumps and valves...

CRIOX System Drying Technology
Friday, May 09, 2014 by Italvacuum Established in 1939, Italvacuum has always manufactured industrial vacuum pumps and vacuum dryers used in the main production processes of chemical, pharmaceutical and cosmetics...


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