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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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21.01.2018

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Solvay Inaugurated Modern Gas Turbine at Soda Ash Plant

Solvay announced the inauguration of a new gas turbine at its soda ash plant in Rosignano, Italy. The energy-efficient turbine contributes to securing the plant’s current production capacity and long-term competitiveness on local and export markets, the company said in a statemen...

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07.12.2017

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Solvay Boosts Vanillin Output in Europe

Solvay is increasing its manufacturing capacity for European natural vanillin by 60 metric tons. Effective January 2018, this additional capacity is designated to serve the company’s global customer base for its natural and clean label universal requirements in food.

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05.01.2017

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Electrical Insulation Business

The specialty chemicals group Altana has acquired the Formulated Resins business of Belgian chemical group Solvay.

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23.09.2016

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Solvay Expands Composite Materials Capabilities

Solvay is expanding its composite materials capacities with a state-of-the-art resin facility and an upgraded site in Germany.

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30.01.2007

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Where Will the Chemical Industry Get Its Raw Materials in the Future?

Whether coal, gas or even biomass will replace petroleum as the chemical raw material of the future is not yet clear. However, one thing is certain. Alternatives will be needed in the long term despite that fact the even pessimists predict that oil will be available for the next ...

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