Chemical

Chinaplas 2020 postponed due to coronavirus fears

ChemicalFebruary 05, 2020

Chinaplas 2020 postponed due to coronavirus fears

Adsale Exhibition Services, the organisers of Chinaplas, has announced the 2020 edition of the show has been postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak.

BASF and Fabbri Group develop certified compostable cling film for fresh-food packaging

ChemicalFebruary 05, 2020

BASF and Fabbri Group develop certified compostable cling film for fresh-food packaging

Innovation contributes to reducing food waste, lowering greenhouse gas emissions and promotes organic recycling

LANXESS completes acquisition of Brazilian biocide manufacturer IPEL

ChemicalFebruary 04, 2020

LANXESS completes acquisition of Brazilian biocide manufacturer IPEL

The competent anti-trust authorities approved the transaction beginning of January.

Azelis India acquires S. Zhaveri Pharmakem

ChemicalFebruary 04, 2020

Azelis India acquires S. Zhaveri Pharmakem

The acquisition of S. Zhaveri’s distribution business will significantly increase Azelis India’s presence on the Indian market and will give it a significant footprint in the fast-growing Indian pharmaceutical market.

Henkel opens new manufacturing facility near Pune, India

ChemicalFebruary 04, 2020

Henkel opens new manufacturing facility near Pune, India

With the opening of its new plant in Kurkumbh, Henkel is expanding its capabilities for high impact solutions in India

LANXESS to increase supply of Disinfectant for fighting CORONAVIRUS

ChemicalFebruary 04, 2020

LANXESS to increase supply of Disinfectant for fighting CORONAVIRUS

Optimization of production capacities for increased delivery capability to meet strong demand from Asia and Europe

BASF closes acquisition of polyamide business from Solvay

ChemicalFebruary 01, 2020

BASF closes acquisition of polyamide business from Solvay

Broadened engineering plastics’ capabilities for innovative solutions

Clariant achieves 100% green electricity consumption at Knapsack production site

ChemicalJanuary 31, 2020

Clariant achieves 100% green electricity consumption at Knapsack production site

Electricity sourced from wind & water powers production of recyclable, environmentally-compatible halogen-free flame retardants

Nouryon Acquiring J.M. Huber Corporation's Carboxymethyl Cellulose Business

ChemicalJanuary 30, 2020

Nouryon Acquiring J.M. Huber Corporation's Carboxymethyl Cellulose Business

The transaction is expected to close in the second quarter of 2020, subject to regulatory approvals.

Celanese plans expansion of emulsion polymers in Netherlands & China

ChemicalJanuary 30, 2020

Celanese plans expansion of emulsion polymers in Netherlands & China

These focused investments allow Celanese to implement integrated capital deployments to capture disproportionate growth in the global Emulsions market.