Keyword: Arkema


Arkema Signs Green Energy Supply Deals for US Sites

26.02.2024 -

Arkema has signed long term renewable energy agreements for its US sites in Calvert City, Kentucky, Beaumont, Texas, Chatham, Virginia, and West Chester, Pennsylvania, as...


Arkema Increases Global Pebax Elastomers Production Capactiy 40%

01.02.2024 -

Arkema has increased its global manufacturing capacity for Pebax elastomers by 40% at its Serquigny plant in France, which is utilized in particular in the sports and...

Markets & Companies

Tougher Times for China’s Chemical Industry

24.01.2024 -

The profits of large Chinese chemical companies fell by 47% between January and September 2023. Despite this current weakness, however, it would be wrong to be very...


Arkema Acquires a Stake in Battery Start-up Tiamat

12.01.2024 -

French chemical producer Arkema announced that it will become a shareholder of Tiamat, a start-up that designs, develops, industrializes and markets sodium-ion batteries...


Arkema Closes Acquisition of 54% Stake in PI Advanced Materials

01.12.2023 -

On Dec. 1, 2023, French chemicals and materials company Arkema has finalized the acquisition of Glenwood Private Equity’s 54% – based on a €728 million enterprise value –...


Arkema to Extend Thierry Le Hénaff’s Contract as Chairman and CEO

09.11.2023 -

Arkema board of directors has unanimously expressed its confidence in the company’s chairman and CEO Thierry Le Hénaff to execute the strategy announced during Arkema’s...


Arkema Expands Specialty UV/LED Curing Resin Capacity in China

27.10.2023 -

Arkema starts Sartomer UV/LED resin production at its Nansha, China facility, doubling capacity to fuel sustainable solutions for emerging Asian markets like advanced...


Arkema to Expand Capacity for Organic Peroxides in China

27.09.2023 -

Arkema plans a two-and-a-half-fold increase of its organic peroxide production capacities at the Changshu site in China. This investment of around €50 million, the...