19.05.2016 - Solvay agrees to take full ownership of U.S. cellulose acetate flake plant..
Solvay and Eastman Chemical Company have signed a definitive agreement to end their cellulose acetate production joint venture Primester with Solvay acquiring Eastman’s 50 percent stake in the U.S.-based plant and becoming its sole owner.
18.05.2016 - Gattefossé Mediterranean: inauguration
On Wednesday, May 18th 2016, Jacques Moyrand, Gattefossé Group Chairman, Olivier Midler, CEO and Fayçal El Aouni, Gattefossé Mediterranean Director will inaugurate this company, the latest in the Group's line of sales and technical affiliates.
17.05.2016 - Safic-Alcan UK acquires KemCare..
KemCare is a leading distributor of specialty chemicals and fashion products with a focus upon the UK and Ireland market.
10.05.2016 - Rodolfo Savitzky appointed as new CFO for Lonza Group..
Lonza today announced that its Board of Directors appointed Rodolfo Savitzky as new Chief Financial Officer for Lonza.
06.05.2016 - Evonik acquires Specialty & Coating Additives business of Air Products..
Evonik Industries AG is acquiring the Specialty & Coating Additives business (Performance Materials Division) of the US company Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. for 3.8 billion US dollars (approx. €3.5 billion)
04.05.2016 - AkzoNobel to showcase new humectant and essential functionalities..
At NYSCC Suppliers’ Day 2016, AkzoNobel (Booth 239) will showcase in
North America its newest active for high-performing skin care formulations: ElfaMoist™ AC humectant
02.05.2016 - Sun Chemical Names Jeffrey Shaw Chief Supply Chain..
Sun Chemical named Jeffrey Shaw chief supply chain, quality and business improvement officer.
29.04.2016 - Merck Annual General Meeting 2016: CEO Handover After Ten Successful Years..
Merck, a leading science and technology company, has emerged stronger following fiscal 2015.
25.04.2016 - LANXESS takes over Chemours’ Clean and Disinfect specialties business..
Specialty chemicals company LANXESS is expanding its portfolio of material protection products by taking over the Clean and Disinfect business of US-based chemical company Chemours
19.04.2016 - Frank Treppe Elected New President of EARTO..
The EARTO Executive Board has elected Frank Treppe President of EARTO. He has taken on his seat today after receiving unanimous support from EARTO General Assembly Members.
12.04.2016 - Dr. Christoph Kolano Joins Lonza Consumer Care as Associate Director Global..
Dr. Christoph Kolano, Ph.D, has joined Lonza Consumer Care in the role of Associate Director Global Portfolio Development for its Personal Care business.
12.04.2016 - BASF supports student’s research project on how to farm in space..
Summer of 2016 is set as the launch date: The V3PO student project supported by BASF will fly to the International Space Station (ISS).
12.04.2016 - Clariant and South Korean BioSpectrum agree strategic partnership..
Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, signed an agreement to acquire a 17 % share in BioSpectrum, Inc (“BioSpectrum”).
07.04.2016 - Clariant brings new capacity for Phosphate-Esters on-stream at Gendorf plant..
Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, today announced the start-up of additional capacity for Phosphate Esters (P-Esters) at its plant in Gendorf, Germany, to extend existing production at its Knapsack facility.
07.04.2016 - Barentz and Innospec enter distribution partnership for Personal & Home Care Ingredient
Barentz International and Innospec have signed a long-term distribution agreement to market ingredients for Personal & Home Care.