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K 2016: Clariant responds to global megatrends

At K 2016 Clariant focused on Health & Nutrition, Lifestyle, Mobility, and Urbanization.

BASF to replace acetylene plant in Ludwigshafen

BASF is building a world-scale production plant for acetylene at its Ludwigshafen site.

Chemtura at K 2016

At K 2016 Chemtura will showcase its flame retardants and organometallic specialties for the plastics industry.


Imerys at K 2016

At K 2016, Imerys will be showcasing its latest mineral innovations for plastic lightweighting, recycling and VOC reduction.

Global market for titanium dioxide

For the second time market research company Ceresana analyzed the global market for titanium dioxide along the complete value-added chain.

SABIC considers joint venture with Chinese partners

SABIC, SNCG and Ningxia Hui autonomous region of China agree on cooperation principles for possible joint venture.

Basotect in acoustic unit with active and passive sound cancellation

HOWATHERM's new silencer for heating, ventilation, and air conditioning equipment utilizes an active and a passive component.

Henkel's impregnation solutions for modern automotive industry

Henkel's Loctite Impregnation Solutions provides a fast and reliable fix for the automotive industry.

BASF divested global Polyolefin Catalysts business

BASF has closed the previously announced transaction to divest its global Polyolefin Catalysts business to W. R. Grace & Co.

SABIC: COTC complex could bring enormous benefit

SABIC and Saudi Aramco will conduct a joint feasibility study on a fully integrated crude oil-to-chemicals complex.

Huntsman to attend K 2016 in October

Expanded elastomer, pigments and additives offering will take center stage at Huntsman stands - including new product developments.

Wacker unveils new electrically conductive rubber dispersion

At K 2016 Wacker will unveil new electrically conductive silicone rubber dispersion for the cable industry.

DuPont reports lower sales and profits

DuPont's full-year sales were $25.1 billion, down 12 percent versus prior year.

Lower price forecasts for oil and gas reduce BASF's gains

BASF announced preliminary, non-audited figures for 2015.

Baerlocher completes Brazilian oleochemical project

Baerlocher completes second phase of expansion at oleochemicals plant in Brazil.