15 October 2018
A three-year study by the German Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (BfR) and the German Environment Agency (UBA) has found that nearly one-third of chemicals produced or imported into Europe breach...
12 October 2018
Shell Chemical Appalachia has completed the installation of 2,000t of heavy-quench tower at its under-construction Pennsylvania Petrochemicals Complex.
10 October 2018
Saudi Aramco and French energy firm Total have signed an agreement to commence engineering studies for the construction of a $5bn petrochemical complex in Jubail, Saudi Arabia.
8 October 2018
Japanese technology firm Hitachi has introduced a new predictive maintenance service for petrochemical plants that is powered by artificial intelligence (AI) technology.
5 October 2018
Sumitomo Chemical has installed a new feed additive methionine production line at the Ehime Works facility in Niihama City, Japan.
3 October 2018
Dutch manufacturer AkzoNobel has sold its speciality chemicals business to The Carlyle Group and GIC for €10.1bn.
1 October 2018
German chemical company Linde has announced its proposed $83bn merger with Praxair has been approved by the Chinese antitrust authority.
28 September 2018
German chemical company BASF has unveiled its plans to set up a new concrete additives production facility in Kyiv, Ukraine.
26 September 2018
Bayport Polymers has awarded a contract to McDermott International to build a new polyethylene petrochemical plant in South Texas.
24 September 2018
AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals has completed a previously announced acquisition of Brazil-based ketone peroxide producer Polinox.