Keyword: Silicon


Wacker has Ambitious Plans for Norwegian Site

21.06.2022 -

With an eye to expanding production capacity for silicon metal, Germany’s Wacker Chemie has launched a feasibility study to carry out a capacity upgrade at its site in...

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Bioelectronic Medicines: A New Type of Personalization

27.04.2017 - Bioelectronic technologies for modulating the signaling capabilities of the nervous system could pose challenges for producers of medicinal materials and chemicals – but also for...


A Showcase for Energy Efficiency

25.09.2012 - As part of Dow Corning's global research network, the new €9 million Solar Energy Exploration and Development (SEED) research center in Belgium contributes to the development and...


China's BlueStar Wins EU Okay To Buy Orkla Unit

01.04.2011 - Chinese state-run chemicals company China National BlueStar secured EU regulatory approval on Friday to buy Norwegian conglomerate Orkla's silicon division Elkem for $2 billion...


Dow Corning and Scapa Group to Expand Adhesive Solutions in Medical Device Market

12.11.2010 - Dow Corning and the Scapa Group have announced they will work together to expand adhesive solutions for medical applications. The two companies said they will combine their...