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02 / 2021

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LyondellBasell Takes Over PolyPacific Polymers

28.07.2021 -

LyondellBasell has taken over 100% of PolyPacific Polymers (PPM), a compounder based at Port Klang, Malaysia. The Malaysian production facility, which has capacity to...

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CDC Advisory Panel Says J&J Shot Safe

28.07.2021 -

An expert panel advising the US Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has concluded that Johnson & Johnson’s Covid-19 vaccine presents greater benefits than safety risks...

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ASK Chemicals Buys SI’s Industrial Resins

27.07.2021 -

German foundry chemicals company ASK Chemicals has agreed to buy the majority of the industrial resins business of SI Group, a US manufacturer of performance additives...

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Dow Aiming to Rebuild Plastics Portfolio?

27.07.2021 -

Dow may revive an earlier expansion project that would add 600,000 t/y of LLDPE capacity on the US Gulf Coast, CEO Jim Fitterling said during a conference call with...

Dossiers

Dossier

Coronavirus Pandemic

Expert articles and current information on the coronavirus pandemic

Dossier

Digitalization

Industry 4.0 will enable the chemical industry and related sectors to take a leap to the next level of productivity, safety, and efficiency.

Dossier

Flow Chemistry

The change in many chemical companies’ product portfolio away from commodities to customer-specific specialties is one of the current challenges facing the process...