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Perstorp Sells its Belgian Coating Additives Activities to Synthomere

Belgium: Additives Business

Perstorp Sells its Belgian Coating Additives Activities to Synthomere

03/06/2017 - The specialty chemicals producer and supplier Perstorp sells its additives activities at its facility in Gent to Synthomer. read...

Patent on Super Single-Celled Organisms for Biomethane Production

Denmark: Power-to-Gas

Patent on Super Single-Celled Organisms for Biomethane Production

03/05/2017 - Electrochaea has successfully patented a strain of microorganisms specially developed for efficient biocatalytic methane production. The patent for the EU was recently validated in Denmark, where Electrochaea has been operating the world's first biological methanation plant with a power uptake of one megawatt, since 2016. read...

Veritas Capital Acquires Capital Services Business from CB&I

USA: Acquisition

Veritas Capital Acquires Capital Services Business from CB&I

03/05/2017 - The private equity investment firm Veritas Capital announced that one of their affiliates has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the Capital Services business of CB&I for $ 755 million. read...

Praxair and Libbey Receive € 2.3 Million Grant for Emissions Reduction Project in Europe

The Netherlands: Emission Reduction

Praxair and Libbey Receive € 2.3 Million Grant for Emissions Reduction Project in Europe

03/03/2017 - Praxair and Libbey together have been awarded a € 2.3 million Life grant from the European Commission. read...

Nano-Design Helps in the Fight Against Smog

Denmark: SCR Catalysts

Nano-Design Helps in the Fight Against Smog

03/03/2017 - By optimizing titanium dioxide nanoparticles, researchers aim to improve the efficiency of catalysts used for cleaning off-gases from engines, industry, and power plants by 30 %. read...

Ineos Completes Acquisition of K-Resin from Chevron

Germany: Styrenics

Ineos Completes Acquisition of K-Resin from Chevron

03/02/2017 - Ineos Styrolution announced the completion of the acquisition of the global K-Resin styrene-butadiene copolymers (SBC) business from Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC (Chevron Phillips Chemical) and Daelim Industrial. read...

Successful Test of the World's Largest Single-Train Methanol-to-Olefins Unit

China: Petrochmicals

Successful Test of the World's Largest Single-Train Methanol-to-Olefins Unit

03/01/2017 - Jiangsu Sailboat Petrochemical Company started its UOP Advanced Methanol-to-Olefins (MTO) unit during a 10-day test to confirm successful operation. read...

Jacobs to Provide Five-Year Field Services for Chemours

USA: Fluor Production

Jacobs to Provide Five-Year Field Services for Chemours

03/01/2017 - Jacobs Engineering Group received a five-year field services contract from Chemours for its Washington Works Facility in West Virginia. read...

Enterprise Products Orders Oleflex Technology from Honeywell

USA: Catalytic Dehydrogenation

Enterprise Products Orders Oleflex Technology from Honeywell

03/01/2017 - Houston-based Enterprise Products Operating has chosen Honeywell UOP’s C4 Oleflex technology to produce 425,000 metric tons per year of isobutylene. read...

Oxychem and Mexichem Announce Startup of Ethylene Cracker

USA: Ethylene Supply

Oxychem and Mexichem Announce Startup of Ethylene Cracker

03/01/2017 - Ingleside Ethylene, the 50/50 joint venture between Oxychem and Mexichem, announced that its ethylene cracker in Ingleside has begun operations on schedule and on budget. read...

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