Keyword: Catalysis & Catalysts


Evonik Appoints Max Preisenberger as New Head of Catalysts Business

19.01.2024 -

Evonik has appointed Max Preisenberger as the new head of the company’s Catalysts business line.

Research & Innovation

Pioneering Work in Mechanochemistry

21.12.2023 -

Özgül Agbaba, a postdoctoral researcher in Professor Ferdi Schüth's Department of Heterogeneous Catalysis at the Max Planck Institute for Coal Research in Mülheim an der...

Chemistry & Life Sciences

The Green Power of Catalysis

12.12.2023 -

With more than 80% of all chemical products manufactured using catalytic processes, catalysts are the number one value generator in the chemical industry.


Heidelberg University and BASF Continue Catalysis Research Project CaRLa

08.12.2023 -

BASF and Heidelberg University have signed an agreement to continue the joint operation of the Catalysis Research Laboratory (CaRLa) for another five years until 2028...


Umicore Breaks Ground for Fuel Cell Catalyst Plant in China

07.12.2023 -

At the end of last week, Belgian chemicals and recycling company Umicore held the groundbreaking ceremony in Changshu, Jiangsu province, China, for its new large-scale...

Chemistry & Life Sciences

The Use of Evonik’s Catalysts to Manufacture TFA-free Margarines

27.09.2023 -

When manufacturing specialty edible fats, ensuring that the product has the desired properties – such as a stable shelf life, optimal melting behavior, and texture – is...

Chemicals & Distribution

European Energy Chose Clariant’s MegaMax Catalyst for e-Methanol Plant

Clariant International Ltd -

European Energy, a Danish developer of solar farms, wind parks and Power-to-X solutions, has selected Clariant’s methanol synthesis catalyst MegaMax for its e-methanol...


Clariant Officially Opens Chinese Catalyst Site

18.04.2023 -

With much fanfare, Swiss specialty chemicals producer Clariant has opened a new production facility for its Catofin-branded catalysts completed late last year at Jiaxing...