Covid-19: BASF to produce hand sanitisers at Ludwigshafen facility
German chemical company BASF is set to initiate the production of hand sanitisers at its Ludwigshafen site due to the coronavirus Covid-19 outbreak reducing regular supplies.
MCHC announces Qualicaps transfer to Mitsubishi Chemical Corp
Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation (MCHC) has announced the transfer of Qualicaps affiliated with Life Science Institute Inc (LSII) to Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation, with effect from 1 July.
LyondellBasell and Liaoning Bora to form JV in China
Chemical giant LyondellBasell has inked a definitive agreement with Liaoning Bora to set up a joint venture in China.
Vinnolit expands Burghausen plant for paste PVC production
Vinnolit has commissioned its plant expansion to produce paste PVC with micro-suspension technology at its Burghausen location in Germany.
Clariant increases bleaching earth capacity at Yuncos facility
Clariant has added production capacity for activated bleaching earths at its Yuncos facility in Spain, and has extended its portfolio of advanced purification products for customers in edible oil and biofuel markets.
High flaring starts as Mossmorran chemical plant resumes operations
High flaring has started at ExxonMobil Chemical's Fife ethylene plant (FEP) in Mossmorran, Scotland, as the facility resumes operations following its recent closure.
USW files lawsuit against EPA to save chemical disaster regulation
Trade union United Steelworks (USW) has sued the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in a bid to save a chemical disaster regulation.
Pembina signs EPC contract with CKPC for petrochemical facility
Pembina Pipeline has signed a lump sum engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract with Canadian Kuwait Petrochemical (CKPC) for a petrochemical facility in Canada.