Keyword: pigments

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Venator Investor Seeks Urgent Board Change

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Venator’s second-largest investor, Czech private equity fund J&T MS 1 SICAV, is asking for a seat on the board of the UK-headquartered multinational pigments and...

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Venator Materials to Close US Plants

26.09.2017 - UK-based Venator Materials - the Huntsman pigments & additives spin-off - has announced its intention to close two colored pigment plants in the US by the end of 2017. The plants...

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Krahn and FP-Pigments in Marketing Pact

24.08.2017 - Germany’s Krahn Chemie and Finland’s FP-Pigments have agreed to cooperate on sales and marketing of the Finnish company’s opacity pigments for paint, coating and printing ink...

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Merck KGaA Opens Applications Lab in Shanghai

01.08.2017 - German pharmaceuticals, chemicals and life sciences group Merck has opened a new application laboratory for its Performance Materials business sector in Shanghai, China. The...

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Clariant Could Divest 25% of Portfolio in Merger

28.07.2017 - Clariant may be willing to divest 25% of its portfolio, including its Pigments and Masterbatches businesses, following the planned $20 billion merger with US family-owned chemical...

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Huntsman Spin-off Venator Launches IPO

27.07.2017 - Venator Materials, the spin-off of US chemical producer Huntsman specialized in titanium dioxide (TiO2), pigments and additives, has kicked off its planned initial public offering...

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Brenntag to Buy Chinese Distributor Wellstar

29.06.2017 - In a two-step transaction, internationally active German chemical distributor Brenntag plans to acquire all of the shares in specialty chemical distributor Wellstar Enterprises...

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BASF Sells Catalyst Chemicals Unit to EP Minerals

10.04.2017 - BASF has agreed to sell its Bleaching Clay and Mineral Adsorbents businesses to EP Minerals for an undisclosed sum. The deal’s closing is expected for the third quarter, following...