Saudi Aramco and French energy firm Total have signed an agreement to commence...
- Evonik signs agreement to buy PeroxyChem for $625m
- Shell installs quench tower at Pennsylvania petrochemicals complex
- Sumitomo Chemical installs methionine production line
- AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals completes takeover of Brazil’s Polinox
- Lanxess to build compounding facility in Krefeld-Uerdingen, Germany
INEOS to buy Ashland Global’s composites business for $1.1bn
INEOS Enterprises has agreed to purchase the composites business of US-based Ashland Global in a deal valued at approximately $1.1bn.
Evonik signs agreement to buy PeroxyChem for $625m
Germany-based Evonik Industries has signed an agreement to buy US-based PeroxyChem from One Equity Partners for $625m.
Clariant partners with Neste to develop sustainable solutions
Clariant has partnered with sustainable diesel and renewable chemical solutions provider Neste.
October’s top news stories
BASF was exploring options to divest its construction chemicals business, and the Kolon BASF innoPOM joint venture (JV) began operations at its new $220m polyoxymethylene production plant in South Korea. Chemicals Technology wraps-up the top stories from October 2018.
Introducing B&W Tek’s NanoRam Handheld Raman Spectrometry System
B&W Tek’s compact NanoRam solution is cutting-edge handheld Ramen instrument that offers quick and reliable non-destructive identification, verification and testing of incoming raw materials for chemical applications.
Kolon BASF begins production at $220m plant in South Korea
The Kolon BASF innoPOM joint venture (JV) between Kolon Plastics and BASF has begun operations at its new $220m polyoxymethylene (POM) production plant in Gimcheon, South Korea.
Saudi Aramco to acquire stake in petrochemical project
Saudi Aramco has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Zhejiang province to acquire a stake in a new petrochemical refinery in Zhoushan, Eastern China.