Dec. 13, 2019News & Opinions
Swiss drugmaker Novartis is partnering Amazon to “reimagine” its core manufacturing, supply chain and delivery operations.
US green technology company Anellotech is developing technology that can convert plastic waste directly into chemicals, adding to its Bio-TCat aromatics process.
Dec. 12, 2019News & Opinions
Japan’s Mitsui & Co. has agreed to buy 62% of Belgian agrochemical company Belchim Crop Protection (BCP) from parent Belchim Management for an undisclosed sum.
Dec. 11, 2019News & Opinions
Huntsman has agreed to acquire Icynene-Lapolla, a distributor and manufacturer of spray polyurethane foam (SPF), from an affiliate of FFL Partners for $350 million cash. The transaction is expected to close in the first half of 2020.
Additional details of the massive cracker complex being built by Russia’s Baltic Chemical, a wholly owned subsidiary of Russian gas group RusGasDobycha, at Ust-Luga near the Gulf of Finland have emerged.
Dec. 10, 2019News & Opinions
Japanese drugmaker Astellas Pharma has announced plans to acquire US gene therapy company Audentes Therapeutics for around $3 billion.
Dec. 09, 2019News & Opinions
Univar Solutions has agreed to sell its Environmental Sciences business to US private investment group AEA Investors for $195 million.
BASF India has announced plans to double capacity for polymer dispersions by adding a new production line at its site in Dahej, Gujarat. The company said the project will provide a reliable supply to customers in the fast-growing Indian ...
Dec. 06, 2019News & Opinions
Germany’s Linde has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Saudi International Petrochemical (Sipchem) to form a strategic partnership.
Dec. 02, 2019News & Opinions
Clariant has formed a strategic partnership with Plant Advanced Technologies (PAT), which will see the Swiss group take a stake of around 10% in the French plant biotech company. Financial terms were not disclosed.
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