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China to build $20bn petrochemical complex in Shandong oil hub
China has approved a $20bn petrochemical complex in Shandong oil hub to revive the economy from the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic.
M Holland Company to distribute Braskem’s polypropylene
M Holland Company has announced a partnership with Braskem to exclusively distribute the latter’s new polypropylene filament for 3D printing applications.
Air Products to build coal-to-methanol facility in Indonesia
Air Products is set to invest $2bn to build a coal-to-methanol production facility in Bengalon, East Kalimantan, Indonesia.
Silicone-maker Elkem acquires China’s Polysil for $133m
Elkem, a silicones and silicon solutions provider, has completed the acquisition of Chinese firm Polysil for CNY941m ($133m).
Covid-19: Swabbing Solution for Safety of Operators and Patients
FPS is delighted to announce the manufacture of an innovating solution for swabbing, which will guarantee the absolute safety of both patients and operators.
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.