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- August’s top news stories
- Sumitomo Chemical gains Australian firm Botanical Resources
- May’s top stories: Clariant and Huntsman merge, JHICC contracts Air Products
- AkzoNobel opens new coatings facility in Chonburi, Thailand
- Nova Chemicals to acquire Geismar olefins facility in US Gulf Coast for $2.1bn
Malvern Panalytical Awarded US and Australian Patents for State-Of-The-Art Geological Materials Analysis Solution
The invention allows for more rapid and accurate characterization of ore materials compared to other systems of measurement.
August’s top news stories
The European Commission (EC) granted conditional approval to the proposed merger between Linde and Praxair, and Petrobras planned to scrap its plans to divest stakes in Brazilian petrochemical firm Braskem. Chemicals Technology wraps-up the top stories from August 2018.
Pre-Operational Checlists Reinvented
When was the last time we boarded an aircraft and thought about what occurs in the cockpit? The activity that occurs before takeoff is meant to ensure that all the steps necessary are accomplished to ensure a safe flight not only for all personnel, but also the equipment. One missed step can lead to serious implications.
BPC signs contract to supply new potash fertilisers to China
Belarusian Potash Company (BPC) has signed a five-year agreement with China-based Sinochem Group to supply new potash fertilisers to the Chinese market.
Oriental Yuhong establishes R&D centre for waterproofing systems in US
China-based waterproofing systems provider Oriental Yuhong has established the Center of Global Excellence R&D for Waterproof Coating in Philadelphia, US.
Introducing the Principles of X-Ray Fluorescence (XRF) Spectrometry
X-Ray Fluorescence (XRF) spectrometry can be used to identify the chemical composition of an extensive range of materials, including solids, powders and liquids.
July’s top news stories
Advanced materials and speciality chemicals company Solvay started constructing a new manufacturing plant to increase resin mixing capacity; and AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals started design works for its second expansion phase at its facility in Frankfurt, Germany, to increase production of chloromethanes. Chemicals-technology.com wraps-up key news stories from July 2018.
Vibrating Fluid Bed Dryers and Coolers
Witte first started building fluid beds in the 1946. Since then, the focus has been on building the vibrating continuous fluid bed processor due to the many advantages and broad range of applications it allows.