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23.10.2013

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Evonik Opens New Plant for Catalysts in Argentina

Germany-based Evonik Industries started up a new plant for manufacturing biodiesel-production catalysts in Argentina.

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17.10.2013

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In Saudi Arabia, Oil Becomes Diapers

The Saudi Acrylic Polymer Company (SAPCO), a joint venture which has been established by Evonik Industries and the Saudi Acrylic Acid Company (SAAC), has signed the mechanical completion certificate for the superabsorbents polymer plant in Jubail, which was built under Evonik lic...

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19.08.2013

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Evonik to Significantly Expand Its Oil Additives Capacity in Singapore

Evonik Industries plans to nearly double the capacity of its Jurong Island, Singapore oil additives plant, to be completed in early 2015. Ongoing improvement and debottlenecking projects are scheduled to be finalized during the first half of 2014.

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24.07.2013

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Evonik to expand silica capacity in Thailand

Evonik Industries is now significantly expanding precipitated silica capacity at its Maptaphut site in Thailand. Funded by an investment in the lower double-digit million euro range, the expansion is to be completed in the first quarter of 2014.

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14.05.2013

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Evonik Joins Forces with OPX Biotechnologies for Bio–Chemicals Development

Evonik teams up with OPX Biotechnologies to jointly develop certain bio-based specialty chemicals. The joint-development agreement signed May 3rd 2013 will use OPX's proprietary Edge (Efficiency Directed Genome Engineering) technology to develop the bio-processes.

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10.05.2013

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Evonik To Plan New Silica Plant in Brazil

Evonik Industries has started basic engineering for a production plant for precipitated silica in Brazil. The planned facility in Americana, with an investment level in the middle double-digit million-euro range, would be Evonik’s first silica production in South America.

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23.01.2013

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Petronas and Evonik Sign Letter of Intent for Projects in Rapid Project

Petronas and Evonik Industries signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) to jointly embark on the development of production facilities of specialty chemicals within Petronas’ Refinery & Petrochemical Integrated Development (Rapid) project in Pengerang, Johor/Malaysia.

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21.01.2013

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Evonik-Joint Venture Establish Production Facility for L-lysine in Russia

Evonik and the government of the Russian Rostov Region reaffirmed their corperation for the production of L-lysine. A corresponding memorandum of understanding was signed. The objective is to establish a facility for the production of feedstuff additive Biolys in Volgodonsk/Russi...

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11.01.2013

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Evonik Invests in C4-Based Products

Evonik is further expanding its market lead in C4-based products and investing in the expansion of its production facilities.

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16.11.2012

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The New Gold Rush: Benefits and Risks of the US Shale Gas Boom?

The scale of US shale gas reserves is conjuring up scenarios that seemed unimaginable just a short time ago. Ammonia plants and crackers are now under construction in a country where the chemical industry appeared to be in terminal decline. Gold fever is currently gripping the pl...

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