Apr. 28, 2020News & Opinions
Plastics manufacturer Sekisui Chemical and the Innovation Network Corporation of Japan (INCJ) have formed a joint venture to verify and commercialize combustible waste-to-ethanol technology.
Apr. 27, 2020News & Opinions
Takeda Pharmaceutical has agreed to sell a selection of the over-the-counter (OTC) and prescription drugs it markets in Europe to fast-growing Danish pharma Orifarm for a total of about $670 million.
Apr. 24, 2020News & Opinions
BP has signed a strategic cooperation agreement with China Resources Chemical Innovative Materials Holdings (CRC), a leading PET producer and one of the UK energy and petrochemical company’s customers for purified terephthalic acid ...
The European Association of Chemical Distributors (FECC) has joined a European cross-industry alliance to ensure faster access to biocides during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
Apr. 23, 2020News & Opinions
Air Liquide will spend nearly €200 million to build new capacity for industrial gases in Taiwan, supplying three high-volume semiconductor fabrication plants that are currently under construction.
Apr. 22, 2020News & Opinions
Italian contractor Saipem, in partnership with Egyptian contractor Petrojet, has won a contract worth about $150 million from Egyptian Ethylene & Derivatives Co. (Ethydco) for a polybutadiene plant.
Frontage Laboratories, a wholly owned subsidiary of US contract research organization Frontage Holdings, has bought biotech services company Biotranex for an undisclosed sum. The acquisition extends Frontage’s presence in New Jersey, ...
Apr. 21, 2020News & Opinions
Meridian Adhesives has acquired the adhesives division of John P Kummer (JPK), a leading European distributor of specialty products for the electronic and medical markets. Financial terms of the acquisition, which is expected to close on ...
Apr. 20, 2020News & Opinions
Canadian fertilizer producer Nutrien has agreed to buy Brazil’s Tec Agro Group for an undisclosed sum.
BASF and long-time partner Shandong INOV Polyurethane have signed a framework agreement designed to serve increasing demand from various industries in China and overseas.
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