Keyword: Water Treatment


Italmatch Acquires the Majority of Brazil’s Alcolina

17.01.2024 -

Italian specialty additives manufacturer Italmatch Chemicals agreed to purchase the majority of shares of Alcolina, a Brazilian chemicals company specialized in water...


Solenis to Expand in Virginia

12.01.2024 -

Solenis to invest €176 million ($193 million) in City of Suffolk facility expansion. The company will build a new 7430-square-meter (80,000-square-foot) production...

Research & Innovation

Substitution of Biocides in Cooling Water Treatment

13.12.2023 -

The Heidelberg-based start-up Blue Activity replaces 100% of biocides in cooling water treatment with natural, functional microorganisms. The product change increases the...


LG Chem to Spend $95 Million on Water Treatment Business

28.08.2023 -

LG Chem, South Korea’s top chemicals manufacturer, plans to spend ₩124.6 billion (€86.9 million) to increase its water treatment material output capacity, aiming to...


Solenis Expands Water Treatment Portfolio with Clearon Buy

16.08.2022 -

US specialty chemicals company Solenis has entered into an agreement to buy Clearon, a compatriot manufacturer of sanitizers and disinfectants for water treatment and...

Markets & Companies

ChemSpec Europe 2018: Online Partnering Program Creates Smart Networking Opportunities

28.02.2018 - ChemSpec Europe 2018: The Fine and Specialty Chemicals exhibition, taking place 20 – 21 June 2018 at Koelnmesse in Cologne, Germany, is known for being a key marketplace for...


ICL Sells Businesses to SK Capital

12.12.2017 - Israel Chemicals (ICL) has agreed to sell its fire safety and oil additives businesses to private equity firm SK Capital for approximately $1 billion. The divestment is part of ICL...


Italmatch Buys Sudamfos do Brasil

09.11.2017 - Italian performance additives producer Italmatch Chemicals has boosted its presence in Latin America with the purchase of Sudamfos do Brasil. Located in Sao Paulo, Sudamfos do...