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Brenntag Splits into Two Divisions

29.09.2020 -

Following an analysis of its internal structures and processes earlier this year, Brenntag will establish a new operating model with effect from January 2021, launching...

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Solvay Adapts European Peroxides Footprint

28.09.2020 -

Solvay has announced it will reshuffle its hydrogen peroxide manufacturing network in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) to meet a shift in demand, which has been...

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Air Liquide Builds China Gases Plant

25.09.2020 -

French industrial gases group Air Liquide is spending about €60 million to build an air separation unit (ASU) in the Lingang Economic District, Tianjin Port Free Trade...

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Polyplastics Plans German Polymers Plant

25.09.2020 -

Japanese engineering plastics specialist Polyplastics has announced plans to build a cyclic olefin copolymer (COC) production plant in Leuna, Germany, to meet growing...

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Trump Says he Could Override FDA Vaccine Standards

25.09.2020 -

US president Donald Trump has said he believes the White House could override the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) if the national health watchdog goes ahead with...

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Sanofi/GSK and Moderna Seal Vaccine Supply in Canada

24.09.2020 -

Both the Sanofi/GlaxoSmithKline partnership and US vaccine producer Moderna this week announced new advance purchase agreements with Canada for their Covid-19 vaccine...

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Ineos Buys Renewable Electricity for Belgian Site

24.09.2020 -

Olefins and polyolfins giant Ineos has signed an agreement to buy electricity from Belgian utility Engie’s Norther offshore wind farm in Belgium over a 10-year period...

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Evonik and Siemens Commission Photosynthesis Pilot

24.09.2020 -

Evonik and Siemens Energy have commissioned a pilot plant that uses carbon dioxide (CO2) and water to produce chemicals. The plant is the culmination of two years’ work...