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Messer opens specialty gases plant in China

Industrial gases manufacturer Messer has invested €33m in a new plant in the eastern Chinese city of Suzhou, in the Jiangsu...

Messer opens specialty gases plant in China

Nuberg to set up $150m chemical complex for Al Ghaith Industries in Abu Dhabi

Nuberg Engineering has secured an EPC contract worth Rs10bn ($152m) with Al Ghaith Industries to develop a chemical complex in Abu...

Nuberg to set up $150m chemical complex for Al Ghaith Industries in Abu Dhabi

Clariant launches new sugar-based sustainable surfactant subsystem

Speciality chemicals company Clariant has introduced a new sugar-based surfactant named Hostafrac SF 13213, a chemical flowback aid for hydraulic...

Clariant launches new sugar-based sustainable surfactant subsystem

Air Liquide to provide engineering services to Yuhuang Chemical’s $1.85bn methanol plant in US

Air Liquide Global E&C Solutions has been awarded a contract for engineering works for Yuhuang Chemical's (YCI) new $1.85bn methanol manufacturing complex in St James Parish, Louisiana,...

Air Liquide to provide engineering services to Yuhuang Chemical’s $1.85bn methanol plant in US

Gevo and Butamax settle patent dispute over bio-based isobutanol

US-based biofuels company Gevo has settled a four-year patent dispute with Butamax Advanced Biofuels over technologies for the production of bio-based...

Gevo and Butamax settle patent dispute over bio-based isobutanol

African Potash signs fertiliser supply MoU with Zambian company

African Potash will supply 50,000Mt of fertiliser to an undisclosed company in Zambia, under a memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed by the two...

African Potash signs fertiliser supply MoU with Zambian company

Daelim to supply petrochemical technology to Lubrizol

South Korean petrochemical company Daelim Industrial has signed an agreement to supply its polyisobutylenes (PIBs) production technology to the US-based chemical company...

Daelim to supply petrochemical technology to Lubrizol

One killed in explosion at Runxing Chemical’s plant in China

One person was killed and nine injured in an explosion at Runxing Chemical company's plant in eastern Shandong province of...

One killed in explosion at Runxing Chemical’s plant in China

Axalta unveils new method to assess non-crosslinked components in cured coatings

Liquid and powder coatings manufacturer Axalta Coating Systems has developed a new method to assess the presence of non-crosslinked components in cured...

Axalta unveils new method to assess non-crosslinked components in cured coatings

Employee unions ask DuPont to address safety problems

United Steelworkers (USW) and the International Chemical Workers Union Council (ICWUC) have released an open letter asking DuPont to address recent serious safety concerns....

Employee unions ask DuPont to address safety problems

CF Industries to buy part of OCI for $8bn

US-based CF Industries has signed an agreement to buy part of Dutch fertilisers and industrial chemicals producer OCI in a deal valued at $8bn, including $2bn...

CF Industries to buy part of OCI for $8bn

Explosion at Huntsman's pigment facility in Germany injures 15 people

A Nitrogen tank explosion, which occurred at Huntsman's white pigment facility in Uerdingen, Germany, has injured 15...

Explosion at Huntsman's pigment facility in Germany injures 15 people

Rayonier to invest $25m to realign asset base

Rayonier Advanced Materials is set to reconfigure its asset base with an investment of...

Rayonier to invest $25m to realign asset base

FMC to set up research facility in Denmark

US chemical company FMC has announced plans to establish a regional headquarters and research facility in Hørsholm, a suburb of Copenhagen,...

FMC to set up research facility in Denmark

Technip wins contract to upgrade ammonia plant in Vietnam

PetroVietnam Fertilizer and Chemicals has awarded an engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning contract to Technip for the revamp of an ammonia plant in...

Technip wins contract to upgrade ammonia plant in Vietnam

BASF breaks ground on new chemical catalysts production facility in China

BASF has broken ground on a new chemical catalysts production facility in China, which will produce base metal catalysts, custom catalysts as well as...

BASF breaks ground on new chemical catalysts production facility in China

Praxair to supply gaseous nitrogen to UPL’s facility in Gujarat, India

Industrial gases company Praxair will supply gaseous nitrogen to India-based United Phosphorus' (UPL) manufacturing unit located in central Gujarat state, as part of an agreement...

Praxair to supply gaseous nitrogen to UPL’s facility in Gujarat, India

BASF looking for a bid to takeover Swiss company Syngenta

BASF is reportedly contemplating a takeover offer from Swiss agrochemicals manufacturer Syngenta after the latter rejected a $45bn offer from the US-based...

BASF looking for a bid to takeover Swiss company Syngenta

Bayer add GRDC join hands for herbicide research project

Bayer CropScience and the Grains Research & Development (GRDC) have agreed to form a partnership to discover and develop new weed management solutions for Australian growers....

Bayer add GRDC join hands for herbicide research project

Cepsa concludes sale of Montreal PTA plant to Indorama

Spanish petrochemical company Cepsa has completed the previously announced sale of its purified terephtalic acid (PTA) industrial plant in Montreal, Canada to Thai company...

Cepsa concludes sale of Montreal PTA plant to Indorama

Ammonia gas leak at Agrium’s Texas chemical plant injures 13 workers

Agrium has reported that an ammonia gas leak at the company's chemical plant in Borger has injured 13...

Ammonia gas leak at Agrium’s Texas chemical plant injures 13 workers