Dow Announces Investment to Produce AFFINITY™ GA Polyolefin Elastomers for the First Time in Europe
Dow set to expand its current capacity to serve the global hot melt adhesives market. Dow will begin the production of AFFINITY™ GA Polyolefin Elastomers (POEs) for hot melt adhesives in Tarragona,...
Arkema is announcing the construction of production capacities for new refrigerant fluorinated gas 1234yf
Arkema is announcing that it is moving forward with the construction of a 1234yf Low Global Warming Potential (LGWP) refrigerant gas production plant with an anticipated start-up in 2016
Evonik Innovation Center recognized for sustainability
New building certified by the German Sustainable Building Council (DGNB). Evonik has invested close to €17 million in the new construction at the Goldschmidtstraße site in Essen: 5,000 square meter...
An alternative raw material for polyamide 12: Evonik is operating a pilot plant for bio-based ω-amino lauric acid
Evonik Industries began operating a pilot plant for ω-amino lauric acid (ALS) in Slovenska Lupca, Slovakia. The effort represents Evonik’s next step forward in the production of sustainable high-pe...
Air Liquide: additional investment of €50 million in the Antwerp basin
Air Liquide has just signed a long-term contract with BASF to supply carbon monoxide to its MDI production unit located in Antwerp, Belgium.
Cefic welcomes roadmap to improve REACH chemical safety reports, safety data sheets
ECHA today published a roadmap to improve the chemical safety reports (CSR) and safety data sheets (SDS). This has been a joint initiative between ECHA, Member States and industry associations.
New Sasol O&S tri-ethyl aluminium production plant proves concept
Sasol Olefins&Surfactants (O&S) announced today that it has reached an important milestone in the expansion of its capabilities with the production of its new ALCAT®TEAL highly purified tri-ethyl a...