9 November 2018
Germany-based Evonik Industries has signed an agreement to buy US-based PeroxyChem from One Equity Partners for $625m.
2 November 2018
Saudi Aramco has selected Yanbu as the location for a proposed crude-oil-to-chemicals (COTC) integrated industrial complex.
29 October 2018
German chemical company BASF is reportedly exploring options to divest its construction chemicals business.
24 October 2018
Ma’aden the Saudi Arabian Mining Company has awarded SAR3.35bn ($892m) engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract to South Korea’s petrochemical firm Daelim.
22 October 2018
Chromium VI is likely to be approved for use by the European Commission, according to European Environmental Bureau (EEB).
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...
3 October 2018
Dutch manufacturer AkzoNobel has sold its speciality chemicals business to The Carlyle Group and GIC for €10.1bn.
6 August 2018
TechnipFMC has awarded a contract to Haldor Topsoe to provide licensing and basic engineering works for two gas-based ammonia plants in India.
5 June 2018
BASF opened its first construction chemicals manufacturing plant in East Dagon Township, Myanmar; while Specialty chemical manufacturer Lanxess revealed plans to build a facility for prepolymers production at its site...
23 May 2018
Japan’s Mitsui Chemicals has announced that its joint venture (JV) company Prime Polymer is planning to build a production facility for its Mostron-L glass fibre-reinforced polypropylene (GFPP).