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Johnson Matthey and Rennovia Announce Licence Agreement with ADM

USA: Catalysts

Johnson Matthey and Rennovia Announce Licence Agreement with ADM

02/24/2017 - Johnson Matthey and Rennovia have signed a licence agreement with Archer Daniels Midland Company to provide catalyst and process technology for catalytic production of bio-based glucaric acid. read...

Evonik Joint-Venture Opens Sodium Cyanide Production Plant

Mexico: Sodium Cyanide

Evonik Joint-Venture Opens Sodium Cyanide Production Plant

02/24/2017 - Cyplus Idesa, a joint venture between German Evonik and Mexican Grupo Idesa, officially opened their sodium cyanide production plant in Coatzacoalcos, Veracruz, Mexico. read...

Poet-DSM Will Build On-Site Enzyme Manufacturing Facility at Project Liberty

USA: Enzyme Manufacturing

Poet-DSM Will Build On-Site Enzyme Manufacturing Facility at Project Liberty

02/24/2017 - Poet-DSM Advanced Biofuels will build an on-site enzyme manufacturing (OSM) facility in Emmetsburg, Iowa, pending state and local approvals. The facility will be integrated into the Project Liberty technology package. read...

Wacker is Expanding Capacities for Polymeric Binders

Germany: Dispersions and Dispersible Polymers

Wacker is Expanding Capacities for Polymeric Binders

02/24/2017 - Wacker Chemie is expanding its existing production plants for polymeric binders in Germany. read...

Strategic Committee Meeting for Meat-Tech 2018 Defines Major Objectives

Italy: Meat and Fish Processing

Strategic Committee Meeting for Meat-Tech 2018 Defines Major Objectives

02/23/2017 - The first meeting of the Meat-Tech 2018 the Strategic Policy Committee was attended by producers of processing and packaging technologies, ingredients, equipment, materials for the meat industry, trade associations and producers of cold cuts and fresh meat. read...

Honeywell Technology and Controls Selected For Largest Petrochemicals Project in China

China: Petrochemicals

Honeywell Technology and Controls Selected For Largest Petrochemicals Project in China

02/23/2017 - Zhejiang Petrochemical will use a range of process technology from Honeywell UOP for a new integrated refining and petrochemical complex in Zhoushan, Zhejiang Province. read...

Formosa Seeks Louisiana's Permission for $ 9.4 Billion Petrochemicals Project

USA: Petrochemicals

Formosa Seeks Louisiana's Permission for $ 9.4 Billion Petrochemicals Project

02/23/2017 - According to Bloomberg and Downstreamtoday, Formosa Plastics Group is seeking permission from the U.S. state of Louisiana to invest $ 9.4 billion to build petrochemical plants. read...

Akzo Nobel Invests € 12.6 Million in Research Hub

UK: Surface Technology

Akzo Nobel Invests € 12.6 Million in Research Hub

02/22/2017 - More than 100 of the coatings industry's leading scientists are being brought together by Akzo Nobel in a new € 12.6 million research and innovation hub. read...

Jacobs Receives Letter of Intent for Oil and Gas Facilities

Papua New Guinea: EPC Services

Jacobs Receives Letter of Intent for Oil and Gas Facilities

02/22/2017 - Jacobs Engineering Group, in a joint venture with Monadelphous Group has received a letter of intent from Oil Search Limited to enter into a new proposed five year contract to provide engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services for oil and gas production facilities in the Highlands of Papua New Guinea. read...

Peftec 2017 Returns to Antwerp

Petrochemical Testing Show

Peftec 2017 Returns to Antwerp

02/22/2017 - Peftec 2017, the international petroleum, refining and environmental event will take place in Antwerp from November 29 to 30. read...