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AkzoNobel rejects third PPG takeover bid

AkzoNobel has revealed that it has declined the proposal of US counterpart PPG industries to acquire all the outstanding ordinary shares for the third...

AkzoNobel rejects third PPG takeover bid

Yantai Wanhua deploys Honeywell UOP's technology for propane conversion

Yantai Wanhua Polyurethanes Group has deployed Honeywell UOP's C3 Oleflex process technology to convert propane into 750,000mt annually (MTA) of propylene in...

Yantai Wanhua deploys Honeywell UOP's technology for propane conversion

Huntsman completes IFS acquisition

Huntsman has completed the acquisition of IFS Chemicals (IFS), a UK-based independent formulator of methylene diphenyl diisocyanate (MDI)...

Huntsman completes IFS acquisition

Sadara JV begins commercialisation of plastics franchise

Sadara JV begins commercialisation of plastics franchise

Lanxess to invest €25m in Antwerp production site

Lanxess to invest €25m in Antwerp production site

Germany's Lanxess acquires Chemtura for €2.4bn

Germany's Lanxess acquires Chemtura for €2.4bn

Inox Air Products to build six new air separation plants in India

Inox Air Products to build six new air separation plants in India

Nova Chemicals to acquire Geismar olefins facility in US Gulf Coast for $2.1bn

Nova Chemicals to acquire Geismar olefins facility in US Gulf Coast for $2.1bn

Mitsui's commences electrolyte solution production at Nagoya Works facilities

Mitsui's commences electrolyte solution production at Nagoya Works facilities

Houghton International to merge with Quaker Chemical

Gulf Oil International subsidiary Houghton International has entered a definitive agreement to merge with Quaker Chemical to create a combined company in the process fluids and speciality...

Houghton International to merge with Quaker Chemical

Elsevier introduces challenges for next-generation of chemists and engineers

Information analytics company Elsevier has launched two game-based learning challenges, the Reaxys ChemSearch Challenge (CSC) and the Engineering Academic Challenge (EAC), to aid development...

Elsevier introduces challenges for next-generation of chemists and engineers

Clariant opens bleaching earth production facility in Indonesia

Specialty chemicals manufacturer Clariant has opened a new bleaching earth production facility for its Business Unit Functional Minerals in Gresik, near Surabaya, Indonesia....

Clariant opens bleaching earth production facility in Indonesia

AkzoNobel, AB, and EY launch online tool to track bio-based materials

AkzoNobel, Advanced Biochemical (Thailand) (ABT) and EY have launched a new online tool as a pilot project aimed at using e-certification to track bio-based content along the value chain. ...

AkzoNobel, AB, and EY launch online tool to track bio-based materials

LANXESS to increase global iron oxide pigment capacity

LANXESS to increase global iron oxide pigment capacity

WuXi AppTec’s chemistry ecommerce platform LabNetwork collaborates with Elsevier

China-based WuXi AppTec’s global chemistry ecommerce platform company LabNetwork has entered an new partnership with scientific, technical and medical information products and services...

WuXi AppTec’s chemistry ecommerce platform LabNetwork collaborates with Elsevier

Stahl Group to acquire BASF Leather Chemicals business

Stahl Group to acquire BASF Leather Chemicals business

Alliance Bio-Products files 506(c) to get funds for ethanol plant

Alliance Bio-Products has submitted Regulation D (506(c)) offering to the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to secure funding from investors to purchase a bioethanol plant in...

Alliance Bio-Products files 506(c) to get funds for ethanol plant

Pistoia Alliance launches new chemical safety library

Pistoia Alliance has introduced its new chemical safety library (CSL) service that enables the capturing, storing and sharing of hazardous reaction information to help make laboratories safer....

Pistoia Alliance launches new chemical safety library

Huntsman to close titanium dioxide facility in France

US-based Huntsman is planning to close its titanium dioxide (TiO2) manufacturing facility in Calais, France, by the third quarter of this...

Huntsman to close titanium dioxide facility in France

Oxea begins construction of propanol unit at Bay City, Texas

Oxea begins construction of propanol unit at Bay City, Texas

BASF to build plastic additives plant in China

BASF is planning to build a new plastic additives plant at its Caojing site in Shanghai, China....

BASF to build plastic additives plant in China