10 June 2020
Borealis has announced a key milestone with the arrival of the propylene splitter at its propane dehydrogenation (PDH) plant located in Kallo, Belgium.
11 October 2019
German speciality chemicals company Evonik and multinational Siemens have launched the second phase of their joint research project Rheticus.
28 August 2019
Six petrochemical companies from Belgium, Germany and the Netherlands have created a consortium to investigate the possibility of replacing fossil fuels with renewable electricity in the operation of naphtha or...
8 December 2016
Praj Industries has signed a binding agreement for cost sharing with Indian Oil (IOCL) to establish two new second-generation (2G) bio-ethanol plants in Haryana and Gujarat, India.
31 October 2016
Ineos Styrolution has signed a deal to acquire the global K-Resin styrene-butadiene copolymers (SBC) unit of Chevron Phillips Chemical Company (Chevron Phillips Chemical) and Daelim Industrial, which are the current...
19 October 2016
Specialty chemicals company Clariant has opened its new polypropylene (PP) catalyst production facility at Louisville, Kentucky, US.
17 October 2016
Technology and specialty materials company Celanese Corporation has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Italy-based SO.F.TER Group.
12 October 2016
Covestro has revealed plans to double production capacities of high-tech plastic to meet the growing demand of polycarbonates in Asia.
5 October 2016
Global industrial gas company Praxair has started work on a hydrogen plant for Repsol, a producer of hydrocarbon fuels and petrochemicals.
26 September 2016
Specialty chemicals firm Lanxess has signed a definitive agreement to acquire US-based Chemtura Corporation, a provider of flame-retardant and lubricant additives.