Keyword: additives


BASF to Expand Additives Plant in China

15.05.2024 -

BASF is to invest in the expansion of its advanced additives plant at Nanjing, China. The expansion includes a state-of-the-art production line for the company’s high...


Orion Breaks Ground on Battery Materials Plant in Texas

10.04.2024 -

Specialty chemicals company Orion, a producer of carbon black, broke ground on a battery materials plant in Texas, US. According to Orion, the facility will be the only...

Research & Innovation

Graphene for Sustainable Development

13.09.2023 -

Interview with Alban Chesneau and Nicolas Castet, Carbon Waters


Ineos to Acquire MBCC’s Admixtures Business

18.01.2023 -

Ineos Enterprises has signed an agreement to buy MBCC Group’s admixture business from Sika. The deal is required by European antitrust regulators to approve Sika’s...


Venator Investor Seeks Urgent Board Change

16.01.2023 -

Venator’s second-largest investor, Czech private equity fund J&T MS 1 SICAV, is asking for a seat on the board of the UK-headquartered multinational pigments and...


Saudi’s Dussur Buys into Italmatch Chemicals

13.12.2022 -

Dussur, the Saudi Arabian Industrial Investments Company, has agreed to buy a stake in Italian specialty additives manufacturer Italmatch Chemicals from private equity...


Arkema Divests Phosphorous Business

31.10.2022 -

As part of its “dynamic portfolio management,” French specialty chemicals producer Arkema said it has agreed to sell its subsidiary Febex, a global player in phosphorus...


Kemira Sells Colorants Dye Business to Chromascape

14.09.2022 -

Kemira has agreed to sell its colorants dye business to Chromascape, a US-based specialty colorants and additives supplier.