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Nova Chemicals acquires Williams' interest in Louisiana olefins plant

Nova Chemicals has completed the previously announced acquisition of Williams Partners' indirect 88.46% ownership interest in the US olefins plant in Geismar, Louisiana....

Nova Chemicals acquires Williams' interest in Louisiana olefins plant

Lanxess combines RAB and CAB units to form Rhein Chemie

Lanxess combines RAB and CAB units to form Rhein Chemie

Braskem to construct polypropylene facility in Texas

Braskem to construct polypropylene facility in Texas

Kaneka to acquire resin supplier Applied Poleramic to enter aerospace business

Japanese company Kaneka’s wholly owned subsidiary Kaneka Americas Holding (KAH) has entered a stock purchase agreement to acquire Applied Poleramic, a formulated advanced resin supplier in...

Kaneka to acquire resin supplier Applied Poleramic to enter aerospace business

Celanese and Blackstone to form acetate tow JV

Specialty materials company Celanese has signed a definitive agreement with investment firm Blackstone to form a joint venture (JV) to create a global acetate tow supplier....

Celanese and Blackstone to form acetate tow JV

Dow and DuPont merger secures US DOJ antitrust approval

Dow and DuPont merger secures US DOJ antitrust approval

Celanese's Ibn Sina Polyacetal JV facility in Saudi Arabia begins testing

Celanese's Ibn Sina Polyacetal JV facility in Saudi Arabia begins testing

Sasol begins construction of new alkoxylation plant in Nanjing, China

South Africa-based chemicals and energy company Sasol has started construction of its new alkoxylation plant in Nanjing, Jiangsu Province, China....

Sasol begins construction of new alkoxylation plant in Nanjing, China

Clariant and Huntsman decide to merge

Clariant and Huntsman decide to merge

Dow Chemical to build polymer manufacturing facility in Saudi Arabia

Dow Chemical to build polymer manufacturing facility in Saudi Arabia

Reichhold and Polynt form new speciality chemicals company

Reichhold and Polynt form new speciality chemicals company

Solenis agrees to takeover Nopco Colombiana

US-based Solenis has agreed to acquire the business and assets of Nopco Colombiana, a producer and supplier of specialised chemical solutions for a wide range of industries across Central and...

Solenis agrees to takeover Nopco Colombiana

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

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

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

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