Tessenderlo will increase its caustic potash (KOH) production in Belgium
The company will raise its production to 220 000 tonne/year by September.
New Akzo Nobel Plant Opened in Skoghall, Sweden
Akzo Nobel has opened one of Europe’s most modern factories for water treatment chemicals at its Skoghall site in Sweden.
INEOS Enterprises doubles Biodiesel production in Baleycourt
INEOS Enterprises hopes to double its biodiesel production capacity at its site in Baleycourt, Verdun (France) by 2008, from 110,000 tons per year to 220,000.
BASF’s new isopropanolamine plant started up
BASF has started up a new production facility for isopropanolamines (IPOA) at its Ludwigshafen site. Withan annual capacity of 15,000 metric tons, this is the sole dedicated facility of this type i...
Foster Wheeler Awarded Process Design for Hydrogen Production Unit By NIS, Serbia
Naftagas Promet has awarded Foster Wheeler Italiana S.p.A. the process design package for a new hydrogen production unit to be built at the Pancevo refinery in Serbia. NIS - Naftagas Promet is a su...
BASF increases capacity for biodegradable plastic Ecoflex®
The new plant will have a total capacity of 6,000 metric tons a year, and complements the 8,000 metric ton plant in Ludwigshafen. Ecoflex® is a specialty plastic, which belongs to BASF’s Styrene Pl...
GE opens new Lexan plant in Cartagena
General Electric opened its new Lexan resin plant in Cartagena, Murcia. It is the third phase of the complex of GE Advanced Materials. The plant investment is 600 million euros. The total investmen...