20 March 2020
Ocean Bio-Chem has expanded the production capacity of Performacide, due to increase in demand of disinfectants owing to the Covid-19 outbreak.
18 March 2020
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.
29 January 2020
Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) has awarded a project management consultancy services contract to Fluor for its petrochemicals project in India.
6 December 2019
US-based chemicals company Pilot Chemical has acquired Mexican firm Órgano Síntesis for an undisclosed sum.
27 November 2019
Japan-based Mitsubishi Chemical has agreed to acquire US-based AdvanSource Biomaterials’ thermoplastic polyurethane elastomer (TPU) business.
25 November 2019
German chemical company BASF has broken ground on its $10bn integrated petrochemicals complex in Guangdong province, China.
22 November 2019
Chemical preparations manufacturer Italmatch Deutschland has selected KBR’s PLINKE hydrochloric acid purification technologies.
8 November 2019
McDermott International has secured a contract from Formosa Chemicals Industries Ningbo to provide the technology licence and basic engineering services for an alpha-Methylstyrene (AMS) recovery unit in Ningbo, China.
6 November 2019
US-based Hexion has announced its plan to add phenolic resin capacity at its facility in Brimbank, Australia, as part of its strategy to expand its adhesives and binders business.
4 November 2019
SIBUR has completed the sale of certain synthetic rubber production facilities and other Togliatti-based petrochemical assets to Tatneft to focus on the development of its core business.