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AOC Buys Czech Resin Plant

25.10.2020 -

US resins producer AOC has agreed with Czech company Spolchemie and its second largest shareholder Kaprain Investment Group to buy the unsaturated polyester resin (UPR)...

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Barentz Acquires Asian Distributor

25.10.2020 -

Leading global distributor of life science ingredients Barentz has expanded its activities in the Asian life science markets with the acquisition of Singapore...

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US Health Secretary Targeting FDA Chief?

25.10.2020 -

Alex Azar, US Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS), is rumored to be plotting for the Trump administration to oust FDA Commissioner Stephen Hahn in retaliation...

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PQ Sells Performance Materials to Private Equity

23.10.2020 -

US specialty chemicals company PQ Group has agreed to sell its Performance Materials business to middle-market private equity firm The Jordan Company (TJC) for $650...

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Roche and Dyno in Gene Therapy Pact

23.10.2020 -

Swiss pharma Roche has agreed to collaborate with US biotech Dyno Therapeutics to develop adeno-associated virus (AAV) vectors for gene therapies for central nervous...

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Linde and Shell Link on Ethylene Technology

21.10.2020 -

German industrial gases and engineering group Linde has entered into an exclusive collaboration with Shell on ethane-oxidative dehydrogenation (E-ODH) technology for...

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UPM Builds German Biochemicals Plant

21.10.2020 -

Finnish forest industry group UPM has started construction of a bio-based monoethylene glycol/monopropylene glycol (MEG/MPG) plant in Leuna, Germany, marking a “major...

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Aramco and SABIC Re-assess Crude-to-Chemicals Complex

21.10.2020 -

Saudi Aramco and SABIC are re-evaluating the scope of their proposed crude oil-to-chemicals (COTC) complex in Yanbu, Saudi Arabia.