Solvay has agreed to divest its chlorine and peroxide derivatives site in Italy. The planned divestment of the site of Bussi sul Tirino follows Solvay’s exit from its Western European chloro-alkali activities.
Belgian specialty chemicals firm Solvay plans to expand its plant in Panoli, Gujarat state in India. Additional 25 % production capacities for polymer resins shall help to cater a strong demand regional demand for high performance polymers, the company states.
Chevron Phillips Chemical sells its Ryton PPS business to Solvay: The Belgians take over the production assets for US $ 220 million. Ryton, a polyphenylene sulfide polymer was developed by Chevron in the 1970ies.
This verdict could see western companies popping the corks: Belgian speciality chemicals company Solvay has won two patent cases concerning rare earth mixed oxides against HySci Specialty Materials of China. The court decision could become a benchmark for similar cases, industry insiders believe...
Belgian based chemicals company Solvay announced plans to build a new vanillin production facility in Zhenjiang City, Jiangsu Province, PR China. With the new plant, the company expects to boost its production capacities for this agent by 40% as well as enabling the Group to better serve the fast-growing Asian market.