Keyword: chemical industry

Plant Construction & Process Technology

This Is the Future for the Digital Twin

15.11.2023 -

To successfully address the challenges of process industries, digitalization, data, and software are the most significant levers — especially in the form of the Digital...


Grupa Azoty Starts New PP Plant in Poland

29.06.2023 -

Polish chemicals and plastics producer Grupa Azoty has started up what it says is the first new polypropylene plant to be built in Europe in 15 years, while also...


PCAS Agrees Sale of Canada Unit to DIC

01.06.2023 -

PCAS has announced that it has decided to sell its Canadian subsidiary to DIC for €88.2 million.


German Chemical Industry Mood Brightens

10.03.2023 -

The mood of the German chemical industry brightened at the beginning of 2023 on the back of a sharp downslide in the last quarter of 2022, when production slumped by 14%...


Solvay and Orbia Create PVDF for Batteries JV

07.11.2022 -

The battery market is becoming increasingly important to the global chemical industry, with companies frequently linking up to supply key materials.


EU Commission Pushes REACh Revision into 2023

27.10.2022 -

In a move widely expected in some quarters but not communicated until the last minute, the European Commission has shelved plans to update the REACh chemicals legislation...


New Specialty Life Science Player Actylis Debuts

27.09.2022 -

US specialty materials manufacturer Aceto and 10 other companies with business operations in North America, Europe, India and China have merged into a new cross-industry...


Gas Constraints Pressure Chemical Industry

22.08.2022 -

Just as the outlook for gas supply to Germany appeared somewhat brighter, at the end of last week Russian gas giant Gazprom announced it would shut down the pipeline...