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Siemens adopts Mitsui Chemicals’ coating agent for face shields
Japanese chemicals company Mitsui Chemicals’ UNISTOLE polyolefin-based liquid adhesive has been adopted by Siemens Advance Manufacturing Transformation Center (AMTC) in Singapore as a coating agent on the 3D-printed frame of a “medical-grade” face shield.
LANXESS develops new range of polyether prepolymers
LANXESS has developed a new range of methylene diphenyl isocyanate (MDI) polyether prepolymers that contain renewable, bio-based raw materials.
BASF to release carbon emissions data of entire portfolio
German chemical company BASF has announced that it will be releasing the carbon emission values of its entire portfolio of nearly 45,000 products.
KBR secures catalyst supply contract from China’s Shenghong Refining
KBR has secured a new catalyst supply contract from Shenghong Refining Petrochemical (Lianyungang) company in China.
June’s top news stories
Sinopec installed hydrogenation reactor in Zhoushan, China, Borealis receiveed propylene splitter at propane dehydrogenation plant, EcoCatalytic expanded ethylene production process to reduce emissions and more. Chemicals-technology.com wraps up top news stories of June 2020.
Clariant Catalysts invests in R&D centre expansion
Clariant Catalysts has invested in its research and development (R&D) centre in Palo Alto, California, US for expansion of its throughput.
Sinopec installs hydrogenation reactor in Zhoushan, China
Sinopec, a Chinese state-owned energy and chemical company, has installed the world's first and largest slurry-bed residue hydrogenation reactor in Zhoushan.
EcoCatalytic expands ethylene production process to reduce emissions
EcoCatalytic has scaled up a new ethylene production process for the production of a key petrochemical building block.
May’s top news stories
Mitsubishi Chemical America agreed to buy chemical manufacturer Gelest, ZPC used TechnipFMC technology to start up ethylene plant and Borealis discontinued $6.8bn petchem project development in Kazakhstan. Chemicals-technology.com wraps up the top news stories of May 2020.