Solvay has completed the sale of its US facility in Charleston, South Carolina, and the phosphorus derivatives-based products made at the plant to German specialty chemicals company Lanxess. In a separate press release, the company announced that the Board of Directors was informed of Engie's decision to propose Jean-Pierre Clamadieu as its Chairman following his election as Board Member at the French company's next Shareholder meeting on May 18, 2018.
Merck hat einen neuen CIO, Rentschler Biopharma einen neuen COO und bei Solvay leitet ab jetzt eine Frau den Geschäftsbereich Coatis. Exxon Mobil beruft den Met-Life-CEO Steven Kandarian in den Aufsichtsrat und Evonik-Chef Christian Kullmann wird neuer Vorsitzender der Initiative „Chemie im Dialog“.
Solvay has inaugurated its Solef polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) plant in China, to meet growing global demand for this thermoplastic polymer in energy-efficient, environmental and industrial applications.
Solvay is expanding its global production capacity in sulfone polymers in India and the United States to address demand growth from mainly the medical and water treatment industries for this high-performance thermoplastic material.