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10.05.2019

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Artificial Intelligence to Accelerate Product Development of Lanxess

Lanxess explores the possibilities of artificial intelligence (AI) in the development of customer-specific high-performance plastics. In this way, the specialty chemicals company is looking to drastically cut the amount of time it takes to develop new materials. For this, the gro...

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17.04.2019

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Successfully Proven Brine Treatment

Lanxess ion exchangers are being used for brine purification in chlor-alkali electrolysis in India. The Lewatit MDS TP 208 ion exchanger protects highly sensitive electrolysis membranes and its fine beads enhance the brine treatment process.

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28.02.2019

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Lanxess Expands Capacity for Corrosion Inhibitor Products

Lanxess has completed a debottlenecking project resulting in a 15 % increase in global production capacity of its Additin RC 4000 series of corrosion inhibition additives. The additional capacities are a result of process synergies realized following the 2017 acquisition of Chemt...

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18.12.2018

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Lanxess Celebrates 100 years of the ‘Catalyst Laboratory’

The special anniversary ceremony took place in Leverkusen, Germany where Dr. Dirk Müller, Head of the Global Technology & Innovation team focused on the significance of catalysis for the chemical industry.

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30.09.2018

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Lanxess and University of Massachusetts Amherst Extend Scope of Cooperation

Lanxess’ Urethane Systems business unit (URE) decided to prolong and extend its collaboration with the Center for U-Mass/Industry Research on Polymers (Cumirp) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA.

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19.09.2018

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Lanxess to Build New Plant for High-Performance Plastics

Lanxess announced that it was going to build another compounding facility for high-performance plastics at its Krefeld-Uerdingen site, Germany.

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17.05.2018

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Lanxess Expands Production of Prepolymers in Porto Feliz

Lanxess is building a new facility for the production of prepolymers at its site in Porto Feliz, Brazil. The Urethane Systems business unit is investing a single-digit million dollar amount to expand its prepolymer production capacity, which is scheduled to come on stream in the ...

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22.02.2018

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Lanxess Invests in Capacity Expansion for Macrolex Dyes

Lanxess announced an investment of approx. $ 6.2 million in the capacity expansion for Macrolex dyes at its Leverkusen site. The current production capacity is to be increased by 25 %, which will be available by the end of 2018.

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08.02.2018

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Lanxess Completes Acquisition of Phosphorus Chemicals Business from Solvay

Specialty chemicals company Lanxess announced that it has successfully completed the acquisition of the phosphorus chemicals business from Solvay. The transaction includes the Belgian chemicals group's production site in Charleston, South Carolina.

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14.08.2017

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Lanxess Expects Upward-Trend to Continue

Specialty chemicals company Lanxess continues to expect the highest earnings in the company’s history for the current financial year. Global sales of the company increased by almost 30 % to € 2.5 billion, up from € 1.9 billion a year earlier.

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27.10.2016

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Lanxess Honored by Climate Protection Initiative

Specialty chemicals company Lanxess received several accolades from the international investors’ initiative, the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP).

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