Keyword: Mitsubishi Chemical


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)...

Markets & Companies

Circular Economy

15.06.2020 -

The chemical industry is on the threshold of a new era – the age of circularity. We asked industry experts to share their opinions on this transformational topic.


Mitsubishi Chemical to Acquire US Chemicals and Materials Manufacturer Gelest

30.04.2020 -

Tokyo, Japan-based Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation (MCC), through its US subsidiary acquires US chemicals and materials group Gelest from New Mountain Capital.