Keyword: General Motors

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Chemistry is ... Boy Toy

16.08.2016 - General Motors (GM) has been named the winner in the Performance & Customization (Aftermarket) category of the Society of Plastics Engineers’ (SPE) 2012 Automotive Innovation...

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LG Chem Signs MOU to Build China EV Battery Plant

03.07.2014 - South Korea's LG Chem has signed a memorandum of understanding to build a factory for electric vehicle batteries in China by 2015, betting on growing demand in the world's top car...

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BASF, General Motors Reopen in Egypt

19.08.2013 - BASF and General Motors reopened facilities in Egypt on Sunday while Electrolux said it would partly resume operations on Monday. Electrolux, the world's second-biggest home...

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DuPont Starts Unit Auction, May Fetch $4 Billion

15.02.2012 - Chemical maker DuPont has started the auction of its car paint business, which could bring in more than $4 billion and has drawn early interest from a number of private equity...

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GM, Teijin To Develop Lightweight Auto Materials

09.12.2011 - General Motors said that it had signed a deal with Japan's Teijin Ltd to jointly develop advanced, light-weight composites that would be used in the U.S. automaker's vehicles. GM...

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Daimler, Linde Plan Hydrogen Fuel Stations

01.06.2011 - German car maker Daimler and industrial gases company Linde plans to invest tens of millions of euros in hydrogen fuelling stations in Germany, two people familiar with the matter...

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Merck Resumes Xirallic Production in Japan

10.05.2011 - Merck KGaA resumed normal operations at the Onahama production site in Japan on May 8. Among other products, the Onahama site manufactures Xirallic effect pigments, which are...

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Automakers Face Paint Shortage After Japan Quake

28.03.2011 - The shortage of a specialty pigment that gives cars a glittering shine has prompted automakers to temporarily restrict orders on vehicles in certain shades of black, red and other...