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Lonza Expanding Microbial Facility at Visp

05.08.2020 - Swiss CDMO Lonza is expanding its microbial manufacturing facility in Visp, Switzerland, to add mid-scale (3,000 l) commercial manufacturing for multiple customers and in...

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Indian Oil Plans PX/PTA Complex

04.08.2020 - Indian state-owned oil and gas group Indian Oil Corp will build an integrated paraxylene (PX) and purified terephthalic acid (PTA) complex at Paradip in Odisha, India....

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Ashland Sells Maleic Anhydride Portfolio to AOC

04.08.2020 - US chemical producer Ashland said it has reached a “definitive agreement” to sell its maleic anhydride (MA) business and the production plant at Neal, West Virginia, to...

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BioNTech and Pfizer Ink Japanese Vaccine Supply Pact

04.08.2020 - The Covid-19 vaccine partnership of Germany’s BioNTech and US drugs giant Pfizer inked its third supply pact in a week on Jul. 31. This deal, with the Japanese Ministry...

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Rubis Terminal to Acquire Spain’s Tepsa

03.08.2020 - French storage operator Rubis Terminal is to take over leading Spanish bulk liquid storage firm Tepsa in what it describes as a “transformational and strategic...

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Ineos Launches Healthcare Business

03.08.2020 - After declaring in May that it would set up a global healthcare business, petrochemicals giant Ineos launched Ineos Hygienics on Jul. 30. The move was triggered by the...

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Sanofi and GSK Seal Vaccine Deals with US and UK

03.08.2020 - Lagging behind other big names of late in announcing Covid-19 vaccine supply deals, French and British drugmakers Sanofi and GlaxoSmithkline together nailed down...

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Wacker Biotech Invests in Amsterdam Site

31.07.2020 - Wacker Biotech, CDMO subsidiary of the Munich-based chemical group, is investing a mid-double-digit-million euro sum in its production facilities for biologics, LMPs...