Sustainable technology company Anellotech has started a process development and testing programme at its TCat-8 pilot plant in the US to confirm process economics and collect data for commercial design.
5 January 2018
3 January 2018
US-based provider of specialised polymer PolyOne has acquired IQAP Masterbatch Group to strengthen its specialty colour and additives offering.
22 December 2017
Germany-based chemical company BASF and China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (SINOPEC) have agreed to expand the production capacity of neopentylglycol (NPG) at the Verbund site BASF-YPC in Nanjing, China.
20 December 2017
Inter Pipeline is to proceed with construction of a $3.5bn integrated propane dehydrogenation (PDH) and polypropylene (PP) plant in north Edmonton, Canada.
18 December 2017
US-based specialty chemicals company Albemarle Corporation has agreed to divest its polyolefin catalysts and components business to WR Grace & Co in a deal worth $416m.
15 December 2017
Hanwha Total Petrochemical is set to invest more than $300m to expand its integrated refining and petrochemicals platform in Daesan, South Korea.
13 December 2017
Elementis has signed an agreement to sell its Dutch Surfactants business to Kolb Distribution in a €39m deal.
11 December 2017
Clariant has signed an agreement with Xuzhou HaiDing Chemical Technology to develop a new CATOFIN catalyst and propane dehydrogenation (PDH) unit in Pizhou, Jiangsu Province, China.
8 December 2017
Nexam Chemical is set to purchase all shares in Plasticolor Sweden for a total consideration of Skr116m ($13.7m).
6 December 2017
US-based industrial gases company Air Products has started operations at its new plant located in the Pukou Economic Development Zone (PKEDZ), Nanjing, China.