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14.07.2014

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Evonik Joins Chinese Silica Joint Venture

Evonik and Jiangsu Zhongneng Polysilicon Technology Development (a subsidiary of GCL-Poly Energy) have formed a joint venture for the production of fumed silica and ultra-pure silicon tetrachloride in China. Together, both partners will build a 20,000 metric tons of production ca...

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20.05.2014

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Evonik Commences Isophorone Facilities in China

Evonik has commenced an integrated production complex for isophorone and isophorone diamine in Shanghai, China. The company has invested over €100 million in the facilities, which will have an annual output capacity of 50,000 metric tons. Construction in the Shanghai Chemical Ind...

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02.05.2014

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Evonik Invests in US Biotech Start–Up

Evonik invests in the technology startup Algal Scientific from michigan, USA: The German chemical company is part of an investors’ consortium that is investing more than US $ 3 million.

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15.04.2014

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Evonik Enters into a Strategic Partnership with the University of Tokyo

Evonik Industries and the University of Tokyo plan to work together closely in selected fields in the future and have sealed a strategic partnership for this purpose. Strengthening innovation activities in economically attractive regions supports Evonik’s growth strategy.

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04.03.2014

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Evonik Acquires American Silicic Acid Esters Producer Silbond

Evonik strengthens its position in functional silanes with the acquisition of US company Silbond, a leading supplier of silicic acid esters.

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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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