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BASF to build new acetylene plant in Ludwigshafen
29 September, 2016
Global chemical producer BASF has started construction of a new acetylene production plant at its Ludwigshafen site in Germany....
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Specialty chemicals company Lanxess signs agreement to acquire Chemtura Tuesday, September 27, 2016 Specialty chemicals firm Lanxess has signed a definitive agreement to acquire US-based Chemtura Corporation, a provider of flame-retardant and lubricant additives....

Celanese begins vinyl acetate ethylene production from Jurong Island, Singapore Thursday, September 22, 2016 US-based Celanese has started production from its new vinyl acetate ethylene (VAE) unit at its facility on Jurong Island,...

TPC to sell Baytown Operations to SI Group Monday, September 19, 2016 US-based C4 hydrocarbons producer TPC has agreed to sell its Baytown Operations to SI Group, a manufacturer of chemical intermediates, specialty resins, and solutions....

Kuraray, Sumitomo and PTTGC to study potential development of butadiene Friday, September 16, 2016 Kuraray has signed a head of agreement (HOA) with Sumitomo and PTT Global Chemical (PTTGC) to jointly perform a feasibility study for potential development of manufacturing and sales of...

Clariant to acquire Kel-Tech and X-Chem Wednesday, September 14, 2016 Swiss firm Clariant has signed deals to purchase two US-based companies, comprising biotech firm X-Chem, and Kel-Tech, a manufacturer of specialty chemicals for drilling applications in the oil...

LyondellBasell to open HDPE facility in Texas manufacturing complex Monday, September 12, 2016 LyondellBasell is to build a new high-density polyethylene (HDPE) facility at its manufacturing complex in La Porte, Texas....

Air Liquide completes sale of US assets to Matheson Tri-Gas Friday, September 09, 2016 Air Liquide has completed the sale of certain US assets to Matheson Tri-Gas, an American supplier of atmospheric and specialty gases....

Fluor finishes mechanical works at citral facility for BASF PETRONAS Chemicals Wednesday, September 07, 2016 US-based Fluor Corporation has completed all mechanical and associated infrastructure works for BASF PETRONAS Chemicals in Kuantan, Malaysia....

BIOFOREVER starts demonstration project for converting woody biomass to chemicals Monday, September 05, 2016 BIOFOREVER, a consortium of 14 European companies, has started a demonstration project that converts woody biomass to chemical building...

Jacobs buys patent of BAYQIK sulphuric acid converter technology Friday, September 02, 2016 Jacobs Engineering has acquired the patent rights for Bayer's BAYQIK quasi-isothermal sulphuric acid converter technology....

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Italvacuum to Participate at CHIMEXPO AVIGNON 2016 Wednesday, September 28, 2016 by Italvacuum Italvacuum is going to participate at CHIMEXPO AVIGNON, which will be held in Avignon (France) from 12 to 13 October...

BlueCielo Launches New Self Service Center Monday, September 19, 2016 by BlueCielo Our new Self Service Center for Customers and Partners has been released. Read the interview to find out what the new center means for...

Driving Asset Data Integrity Thursday, September 15, 2016 by BlueCielo Deep dive into information erosion, a major challenge to profitability, and discover how a new strategy for asset information management can result in cost savings and...

When Others Stop, Saurus939 Carries On Monday, September 12, 2016 by Italvacuum The vacuum pump uniqSaurus939 has all the Italvacuum experience, a vacuum pump that guarantees unrivalled performance in all the main chemical and pharmaceutical processes, ensuring total...

Webinar about Zeta Potential for Formulation Stability and Product Performance Wednesday, September 07, 2016 by Malvern Instruments Malvern is to host a webinar about zeta potential and its importance when controlling formulation stability and product...

BlueCielo Launches the Customer Advisory Board Tuesday, September 06, 2016 by BlueCielo On September 22, BlueCielo will hold the first Customer Advisory Board (CAB) meeting in Denver, Colorado, inviting our customers to contribute to our product roadmap and...

Eurotainer Participates in the 18th Asociacion Petroquimica Y Quimica LatinoAmericana (APLA) Logistic Meeting Thursday, September 01, 2016 by Eurotainer The 18th Latin American Logistic Meeting took place in August this year in Panama City....

FDA Reveals Emerging Technology Validates Bioequivalence Evaluation Thursday, August 18, 2016 by Malvern Instruments In recent news, the FDA has used key data generated on the Malvern Morphologi G3-ID system to approve the first generic nasal spray drug product containing mometasone furoate. The primary...

INFOLABEL Launches New Website Wednesday, August 17, 2016 by INFOLABEL INFOLABEL AG is the Swiss manufacturer of the proven Chemap® filtration system and long-time owner of the Funda filter technology...

MIC Opens New Office for Asia Tuesday, August 02, 2016 by MIC Customs Solutions MIC Customs Solutions established its new subsidiary in Bangkok, Thailand, MIC Customs Solutions TH Ltd. in June 2016, to better support its clients in...

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