Apr. 03, 2020News & Opinions
A Delaware chancery court judge has granted DuPont’s request to dismiss a lawsuit brought by 2015 spinoff Chemours alleging it massively downplayed the cost of environmental liabilities imposed on the new chemical producer.
Jan. 09, 2020News & Opinions
Chemours has sold its methylamines business to Belle Chemical, an affiliate of Cornerstone Chemical, with effect from 1 January.
Dec. 20, 2019News & Opinions
A Delaware court this week began hearing a dispute between DuPont and its former chemicals business Chemours over liabilities for payouts connected to spills of fluorochemicals into US waterways.
Oct. 28, 2019News & Opinions
Former DuPont chief executive Ellen Kullman has upended the dispute between DuPont and Chemours over which company is liable in lawsuits over spills of perfluorinated compounds (including PFOA and C8, collectively known as PFAS) into ...
Jul. 05, 2019News & Opinions
In a less-than-everyday occurrence, a spinoff is suing its former parent company over environment liabilities. Nevertheless, many market watchers believe this one was inevitable.
Oct. 22, 2018News & Opinions
US chemical producer Chemours, the DuPont spinoff, plans to expand capacity for its Teflon- branded PFA polymer in response to what it says is growing global demand from the semiconductor industry.
Mar. 07, 2018News & Opinions
A heightened level of litigation risk is facing DuPont and Chemours (the former Performance Materials segment of DuPont) as a consequence of new cases filed in the US states of North Carolina and Ohio on the contamination of water supplies ...
Feb. 19, 2018News & Opinions
Major chemical distributor Univar has announced agreements with DuPont, Chemours and ABITEC Corp.
Dec. 15, 2017News & Opinions
US intermediate and specialty chemicals producer Cornerstone Chemical has licensed technology from Chemours for its proposed hydrogen cyanide (HCN) plant. The DuPont carve-out will also provide project development support.
Oct. 19, 2017News & Opinions
Canada’s Superior Plus Corp. has agreed to buy International Dioxcide (IDI) from Lanxess for an undisclosed sum. IDI provides sodium chlorate-based solutions, including small-scale chlorine dioxide generation technology, for biocidal ...
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