• 6 October 2011

    CDRI, NITD to develop Tuberculosis treatment

    The Chemical Diversity Research Institute (CDRI) has signed collaboration and license option agreement with Novartis Institute for Tropical Diseases (NITD) in Singapore to develop patentable chemical compounds for Tuberculosis treatment...

  • 5 October 2011

    PolyOne to acquire ColorMatrix

    PolyOne, a global provider of specialised polymer materials, has entered into an agreement to acquire US-based ColorMatrix, a manufacturer of specialty liquid colorants, additives and fluoropolymers.

  • 4 October 2011

    NAFAS to increase fertiliser capacity in Malaysia

    The National Farmers Association (NAFAS) is planning to start the second phase of its Petronas Fertiliser Kedah (PFK) fertiliser plant expansion project in Gurun, Kedah, Malaysia, to meet increasing demands.

  • 4 October 2011

    Oxea expands Syngas capacity in Texas

    Oxea, a global chemical manufacturer of oxo intermediates and oxo derivatives, has increased the capacity of Syngas at its Bay City plant in Texas, US, by 10%.

  • 3 October 2011

    Braskem to buy Dow PP business

    US-based Dow Chemical has completed the sale of Dow's global Polypropylene (PP) business to Brazil's Braskem.