German chemical company Linde has announced its proposed $83bn merger with Praxair has...
July’s top news stories
Chevron Phillips Chemical and Qatar Petroleum have signed an agreement to jointly develop a new petrochemical plant in the US Gulf Coast region, Synthomer has signed a $824m agreement to acquire Omnova Solutions. Chemicals Technology wraps-up the top news stories from July 2019.
Airgas opens new liquid carbon dioxide facility in California, US
Air Liquide company Airgas has opened its new liquid carbon dioxide and dry ice facility in Stockton, California, US.
June’s top news stories
Chevron Phillips Chemical has reportedly offered more than $15bn, including debt, to acquire Canadian plastics manufacturer Nova Chemicals, Ineos has signed an agreement to build three new chemical plants in Saudi Arabia. Chemicals Technology wraps-up the top news stories from June 2019.
Tata Chemicals Europe to build carbon capture and utilisation plant
Tata Chemicals Europe (TCE) has planned to build the UK’s first industrial-scale carbon capture and utilisation (CCU) demonstration plant with an investment of $21.2m.
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Marathon Petroleum awards oxygen supply contracts to Air Liquide
French industrial gases and services provider Air Liquide has been awarded oxygen supply contracts by Marathon Petroleum Company.
Air Liquide China to sell gases complex to Fujian Shenyuan
Industrial gas supplier Air Liquide China has entered an agreement to sell its subsidiary Air Liquide Fuzhou to Fujian Shenyuan New Materials.
Swiss firm EuroChem inaugurates $1bn ammonia plant in Russia
Swiss fertilizer company EuroChem Group has opened a $1bn ammonia production plant, EuroChem Northwest, in Kingisepp, Russia.
May’s top news stories
Sibur has opened a research and development centre to test and develop polymer products in Russia, BASF has announced its plans to construct an engineering plastics compounding plant and a thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) facility at its proposed integrated chemical production site in Zhanjiang, China. Chemicals Technology wraps-up the top news stories from May 2019.