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07.02.2020

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Clariant Increases Production Capability of Activated Bleaching Earth Products

Clariant has introduced new activated bleaching earth products for the EMEA edible oils and biofuels market and has also invested in additional production capacity at its Spanish plant. The move has been undertaken to ensure shorter lead times and better service for its EMEA cust...

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29.01.2020

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Clariant Refinery Services Opens New Crude and Fuel Oil Lab in the UK

Clariant Refinery Services has opened a new state-of-the-art crude and fuel oil laboratory that will focus on applications for transport and storage. Based in Bradford, United Kingdom, this global center will address multiple challenges experienced by refineries, storage terminal...

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13.11.2019

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Clariant Catalysts Inaugurates Engineering Services Office in Indonesia

Clariant’s Catalysts business aims to expand its presence in the APAC region in order to boost engineering services for the company’s customers in the region. With the opening of the new office in Indonesia the company now has a total of 16 global offices.

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11.10.2019

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Clariant Catalysts Partners with Wuxi Xiyuan for Off-Gas Treatment

With an aim to support silver-based formaldehyde plants in China, Clariant Catalysts has entered into a partnership with Wuxi Xiyuan for sustainable off-gas treatment. The innovative solution is based on Clariant Envicat VOC catalysts and Wuxi Xiyuan technology.

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26.09.2019

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Clariant Launches New Waste Water Treatment Plant in India

Clariant has inaugurated the waste water treatment plant at the zero liquid discharge site, Bonthapally in India. The plant is expected to treat 300 kilolitres of waste water per day.

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16.09.2019

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Clariant’s Methanol Catalyst Delivers High Performance for China Unit

In August 2018, Clariant’s Mega Max 800 methanol synthesis catalyst was installed at the coal-to-liquid plant of CHN Energy Ningxia Coal Industry Co in China. Now, the 1-million-tonne per year methanol production plant has been able to produce higher yields at lower energy and fe...

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10.09.2019

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Clariant Launches HTE Laboratory in USA

The High Throughput Experimentation (HTE) lab is claimed to the first of its kind facility to support the oil & gas industry. Expected to offer innovative solutions, the new laboratory aims to provide optimised formulations in a rapid timeframe.

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28.08.2019

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Clariant Boosts Production of Maleic Anhydride Catalysts

Clariant will significantly expand the capacity of its catalysts production facility in Panjin, Liaoning province, Northeast China. A double-digit million dollar investment is to further optimize the existing facility and enable the creation of a new state-of-the-art production l...

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17.08.2019

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Largest Dehydrogenation Plant Using Clariant’s Catalyst Technology Commences Production

Clariant announced the successful startup of its Catofin catalyst at Hengli Group’s new mixed-feed dehydrogenation plant in Dalian, China. The new unit combines propane dehydrogenation (PDH) with iso-butane dehydrogenation (BDH) process technologies, and it will produce over one ...

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08.08.2019

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Clariant Catalysts Opens New Office in Saudi Arabia

Clariant’s new office is located in Jubail, which is claimed to be the world’s largest industrial city and an important site for the petrochemicals market in Saudi Arabia. With this move, the company aims to strengthen its presence and partnerships in the region.

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01.06.2019

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Clariant Opens New Masterbatches Production Facility in Guangzhou

Clariant launched a new facility in Guangzhou, China, dedicated to the manufacturing and supply of specialty black masterbatches. These products are in high demand in a great number of consumer goods sectors.

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09.05.2019

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Clariant Collaborates with Wuxi Xiyuan to Supply Formaldehyde Production Technology

Clariant will work together with Wuxi Xiyuan for two new projects in China. The increasing demand for formaldehyde production technology in the region is due to the technology’s significantly higher efficiency and selectivity as compared to the traditional silver-based method of ...

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22.04.2019

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Clariant Launches New Supply Base in Indonesia

Clariant’s new supply base in Indonesia is expected to offer the firm’s oil service customers with improved, more sustainable supply chains for its Pour Point Depressants (PPD) and Drag Reducing Agent (DRA) products.

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15.04.2019

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Clariant Uses High-Yield Oxy Max PA 690 Catalyst at Petrowidada Plant

The Petrowidada facility is a world-scale phthalic anhydride plant located in East Java, Indonesia and recently reported a significantly greater yield for the first nine months of operation post the incorporation of the catalyst.

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04.02.2019

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Clariant’s Facilities Certified with New Quality Standard for Plastic Medical Devices

The new stringent quality standard ISO 13485-2016 is expected to become mandatory for device manufacturers. The firm has adopted this strategy across three of its sites in USA, Europe and Asia.

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03.07.2018

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Clariant Opens New Support Facilities for Oil and Gas Industry

Clariant hosted a Grand Opening Event for their new facilities based in Clinton, Oklahoma. The site is a strategic location to support the growing oil and gas industry within the Mid-Continental (Mid-Con) region with a focus on the Stack and Scoop, the company announced.

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03.07.2018

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Clariant Opens New Support Facilities for Oil and Gas Industry

Clariant hosted a Grand Opening Event for their new facilities based in Clinton, Oklahoma. The site is a strategic location to support the growing oil and gas industry within the Mid-Continental (Mid-Con) region with a focus on the Stack and Scoop, the company announced.

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27.06.2018

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Clariant Launches New Facilities at Clinton Plant

The plant comprises a leading-edge laboratory and will support the growing oil and gas industry within the Mid-Continental area. The facility’s geographical location is also expected to ensure quick turnaround times for the firm.

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24.06.2018

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Clariant and Tiangang Start Construction of JV Production Site

Clariant and Tiangang conducted a groundbreaking ceremony in Cangzhou (China), just over 200 km south of Beijing. The ceremony marked the start of the construction of a world-class production facility for stabilizers for plastics and textiles.

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13.06.2018

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Clariant Partners with Hydrogenious Technologies to Deliver Innovative Hydrogen Storage Technology

Clariant's Catalysts business has formed an alliance with clean energy company, Hydrogenious Technologies, to provide reliable, scalable and safe hydrogen supply solutions for a wide variety of applications.

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09.05.2018

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Clariant Launches New Line of Environmentally Friendly Paints

Clariant introduced a number of environmentally friendly and hazard label-free products to the North American architectural paints market.

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02.02.2018

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Ultra-High-Performing Acetylene Selective Hydrogenation Catalysts

Clariant has recently announced the launch of an expanded portfolio of acetylene selective hydrogenation catalysts in China. The Ole Max catalyst series is highly appreciated in the industry, providing high performance as well as operating flexibility.

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06.11.2017

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Clariant Starts Operation at Indian Production Facility

Clariant announced that its new Healthcare Packaging production facility in Cuddalore, Tamil Nadu, India is now operational.

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20.09.2017

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Enviral to Use Clariant's Cellulosic Ethanol Technology

Enviral has acquired a license to use Clariant's sunliquid technology as part of its goal to realize a full scale commercial cellulosic ethanol plant for the commercial production of cellulosic ethanol from agricultural residues.

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15.09.2017

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Clariant Signs JV Contract with Tiangang

Clariant announced the signing of a Joint Venture contract with Tiangang Auxiliary, a privately owned producer and supplier of UV Light Stabilizers in China, for the production of high-end polymer additives in China.

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22.05.2017

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Clariant and Huntsman to Combine Their Activities

Next M&A bombshell in chemical industry: Clariant and Huntsman Corporation announced that their Boards of Directors unanimously approved a definitive agreement to combine in a merger of equals through an all-stock transaction.

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15.05.2017

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Clariant's Healthcare Packaging Facility in China Achieves ISO 15378

Clariant announced that its Healthcare Packaging manufacturing facility in Dongguan, Guangdong Province, China, recently obtained ISO 15378:2011 certification for production of desiccant packets for healthcare applications.

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11.05.2017

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EU Grants Funds for Isobutene Derivative Production from Straw

Global Bioenergies announced the signature of a grant agreement aiming at demonstrating a new value chain combining its Isobutene process with technologies developed by Clariant and Ineos.

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05.04.2017

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Clariant Opens Bleaching Earth Production Plant in Indonesia

Clariant announced the official opening of a new bleaching earth production site for its Business Unit Functional Minerals in Gresik, near Surabaya (Indonesia).

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17.02.2017

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Higher Active increase yields

The new high-performance ethyl benzene dehydrogenation catalyst StyroMax UL3 launched by Clariant produces styrene monomer far more efficiently than many other state-of-the-art catalysts.

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16.02.2017

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Clariant to Develop Dehydrogenation Unit in China

Clariant has been awarded a contract by Dongguan Grand Resource Science & Technology to develop a new propane dehydrogenation unit in cooperation with CB&I.

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13.02.2017

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Clariant Expands Capacities for Medical Plastic Compounds

Clariant will expand its plant in Lewiston and install a new compounding line for pre-colored medical plastic compounds that are supplied under the Mevopur brand name.

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13.06.2016

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Clariant: European Kilfrost-Acquisition Cancelled

Clariant and Kilfrost announce termination of acquisition. Both parties withdraw from transaction of Kilfrost’s European de-icing business.

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10.06.2016

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Successful Start-Up

Clariant announced an excellent performance of its catalysts during the start-up of the largest propane dehydrogenation (PDH) unit in South Korea.

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18.04.2016

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Clariant to Market Bio Spectrum's Personal Care Applications

Clariant and Bio Spectrum, a South Korean provider of natural active ingredients agree on a strategic partnership.

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11.02.2016

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Clariant Commences Construction of Masterbatch Plant in Saudi Arabia

Clariant started the construction work on a state-of–the art masterbatch production unit in Yanbu, Saudi Arabia. The new manufacturing site belongs to Clariant Masterbatches Saudi Arabia, a joint venture of Clariant and Rowad National Plastic Company.

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21.01.2016

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New Manufacturing Plant — Clariant to Strengthen Customer Proximity in Asia

Clariant has performed the groundbreaking ceremony of a new manufacturing plant in Cuddalore, for moisture-control products, intended for the pharma industry. The specialty chemical company will invest €9 million in this Healthcare Packaging plant, that will support the growing g...

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19.01.2016

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More Economic with Catofin Technology

Clariant and CB&I cooperate and have been awarded to design world's largest single-train propane and butane dehydrogenation unit in China. The new unit is to be built for Hengli Petrochemical Refinery Co. in Dalian.

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11.12.2015

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Lütgendorf to Leave Clariant

Clariant has announced that Dr. Mathias Lütgendorf, member of the Executive Committee of Clariant, will step down from the company’s Executive Committee. He will leave the specialty chemicals company by best mutual agreement as of December 31, 2015.

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28.08.2015

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The North America Business of Clariant is Growing Strong

Clariant provided investors, analysts and journalists important details of the specific challenges and opportunities in North America as well as unique insights into the latest market and technology trends within Clariant’s Business Units Catalysis and Oil & Mining Services a...

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