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Chevron Phillips plans to acquire Nova Chemicals for $15bn
US-based petrochemical joint venture (JV) Chevron Phillips Chemical comprising Chevron Corp and Phillips 66 has reportedly offered more than $15bn, including debt, to acquire Canadian plastics manufacturer Nova Chemicals.
BASF to build engineering plastics and TPU plants in China
BASF has announced its plans to construct an engineering plastics compounding plant and a thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) facility at its proposed integrated chemical production site in Zhanjiang, China.
Studying the Applications and Characterisation of Gold Nanoparticles by Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis
Gold nanoparticles are one of the most popular and extensively researched types of nanoparticle; a Google Scholar search of the term results in over 500,000 hits.
Lanxess expands polyamide 6 Durethan P product series
German speciality chemicals producer Lanxess is expanding its polyamide 6 Durethan P product series with the addition of two new materials.
CPCC to study possibility of creating new 1-Hexene unit
US-based Chevron Phillips Chemical Company (CPCC) is conducting a study to explore the creation of a new 1-hexene unit to expand the production of normal alpha olefins (NAO).
Invista and SCIP partner to develop $1bn ADN plant in China
Invista has signed a memorandum of cooperation with Shanghai Chemical Industry Park (SCIP) to develop an adiponitrile (ADN) plant in China.