14 October 2019
India’s Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) is set to commission its Propylene Derivatives Petrochemical Project (PDPP) at its refinery in Kochi, Kerala.
11 October 2019
German speciality chemicals company Evonik and multinational Siemens have launched the second phase of their joint research project Rheticus.
4 October 2019
Speciality chemical group Italmatch Chemicals has announced an investment in US-based Nofia polymeric phosphorus-based flame retardants maker FRX Polymers.
27 September 2019
Japan-based Mitsui Chemicals has announced a collaboration with Kaisei for the commercialisation of bio-polypropylene (bio-PP).
25 September 2019
A Canadian court has ordered Nova Chemicals to pay Dow C$1.43bn ($1.08bn) as a settlement in an ethylene feedstock dispute between the two petrochemicals companies.
20 September 2019
US-based chemicals and advanced materials solutions provider Entegris has acquired Chinese filtration company Hangzhou Anow Microfiltration for a cash consideration of approximately $73m.
13 September 2019
Chinese acrylic acid and acrylates manufacturer Zhejiang Satellite Petrochemical has deployed Honeywell UOP's C3 Oleflex technology to produce 450,000mtpa of polymer-grade propylene at its new petrochemical complex in China.
6 September 2019
US-based joint venture (JV) Lotte Chemical USA (LC USA) has begun commercial operations at its ethane cracker and monoethylene glycol (MEG) plants.
23 August 2019
Dutch speciality chemicals company Nouryon, formerly known as AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals, has invested in its Rotterdam metal alkyls plant to meet an increase in customer demand.
19 August 2019
Petrochemical company SIBUR has completed the upgrade project of the terephthalic acid (TPA) production facility at its Blagoveshchensk site in Russia.