Keyword: Mitsubishi Chemical


Net-Zero Chemicals Industry Initiative Relaunches as Global Impact Coalition

05.12.2023 -

The CEO-led chemical industry initiative, now known as the Global Impact Coalition (GIC), has been relaunched with seven founding members and support from over 70 senior...


Gelest Breaks Ground on New Production Facility

20.07.2023 -

Gelest, a Mitsubishi Chemical Group company, recently broke ground on its latest production facility. The new facility is 4,600 square meters and is located at Galest’s...


Mitsubishi Chemical Hikes UK EVOH Capacity

16.08.2022 -

Mitsubishi Chemical is planning to increase production of its Soarnol ethylene vinyl alcohol copolymer (EVOH) resin at Saltend in the UK.

Information Technology

Making Plastics Circular

Mitsubishi Chemical Europe GmbH -

To prove to its customers that the plastic they use contains certain amounts of chemical recycled content, Mitsubishi Chemical Europe piloted the GreenToken solution by...


Mitsubishi Chemical to Exit Petrochemicals

07.12.2021 -

Japan’s Mitsubishi Chemical has announced plans to carve out by 2023 and finally exit its petrochemical and coal chemicals businesses. The move is part of its latest...

Strategy & Management

A Pivotal Move to Net-Zero

15.10.2021 -

Leading global chemical companies and the World Economic Forum (WEF) have announced that they are entering an agreement to formalize the Low-Carbon Emitting Technologies...


Mitsubishi Gas Expands European MXDA Capacity

06.10.2021 -

Mitsubishi Gas Chemical has announced plans to expand capacity for meta-xylenediamine (MXDA) in the Netherlands. The Japanese group said the expansion will meet growth in...


Mitsubishi Plans US MMA Plant, Merges Subsidiaries

14.12.2020 -

Japan’s Mitsubishi Chemical has acquired a greenfield site on the Mississippi River in Geismar, Louisiana, USA, for its proposed 350,000 t/y methyl methacrylate (MMA)...