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  1. Sumitomo Chemical Signs Technology License Agreement For Propylene Oxide With One Of India's Leading Government-Owned Oil Companies

    Sumitomo Chemical ("the Company") has signed an agreement with Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) of India for licensing its propylene oxide (PO) production technology in connection with the petrochemical project which BPCL is conducting

  2. Polyone Signs Agreement To Divest Performance Products And Solutions Business Segment

    PolyOne Corporation (NYSE: POL), a leading global provider of specialized polymer materials, services and solutions, today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Performance Products and Solutions (PP&S) business to SK Capital Partners for $775 million in cash

  3. Elkem ASA Acquires Basel Chemie

    Elkem ASA acquires Basel Chemie, a Korean producer of specialty silicone gels for cosmetics and water repellents for the construction industry. The acquisition gives Elkem access to leading technology in attractive end-user silicone segments and provides a solid platform for further development and growth

  4. Warren Equity-Backed Superior Industrial Maintenance Company Announces Acquisition Of Carolina Coatings Solutions

    Superior Industrial Maintenance Company (“SIMCO” or the “Company”), a provider of corrosion protection services for mission critical assets in the infrastructure sector, announced its acquisition of Carolina Coatings Solutions and Industrial Services, Inc. (“Carolina Coatings” or “CCS”). This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: Carolina Coatings, based in Morrisville, North Carolina, is a provider of corrosion protection and surface cleaning services for the chemical, pulp and paper, power, and food

  5. Enhancing ROI By 31% For A Chemical Company | Infiniti’s Market Intelligence Engagement

    Infiniti Research, a leading market intelligence solutions provider, has recently announced the completion of their latest market intelligence engagement for a chemical company

  6. Graham Corporation To Present At Midwest IDEAS Conference

    Graham Corporation, a global business that designs, manufactures and sells critical equipment for the oil refining, petrochemical and defense industries, today announced that Jeffrey F. Glajch, Vice President-Finance & Administration and Chief Financial Officer along with Alan E. Smith, Vice President and General Manager-Batavia, will present and be available for investor meetings at the Midwest IDEAS Conference on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 in Chicago

  7. Rain Carbon Begins Commissioning Process At New Hydrogenated Hydrocarbon Resins Facility In Germany

    Rain Carbon Inc., a leading global producer of carbon-based products, today initiated the phased start-up of its hydrogenated hydrocarbon resins production facility in Castrop-Rauxel, Germany

  8. SIBUR Upgrades And Ramps Up Terephthalic Acid Production Benefiting Medicine, Construction, Food Packaging, Textiles And More

    SIBUR’s Blagoveshchensk site has held a ceremony to celebrate the completed reconstruction of the terephthalic acid production facility, the only one currently in Russia

  9. Successful Startup Of World’s Largest Dehydrogenation Plant Using Clariant’s Catofin Catalyst Technology

    Clariant announced the successful startup of its CATOFIN catalyst at Hengli Group’s new mixed-feed dehydrogenation plant in Dalian, China. The new unit combines propane dehydrogenation (PDH) with iso-butane dehydrogenation (BDH) process technologies, and it will produce over 1 million tons of olefins per year - becoming the world’s largest plant using CATOFIN catalyst technology

  10. Dow Announces Divestiture Of Its Acetone Derivatives Business

    Dow announced recently that it has reached an agreement for the divestiture of its Acetone Derivatives business to ALTIVIA Ketones & Additives, LLC, an affiliate of ALTIVIA, a privately held producer of chemicals headquartered in Houston, Texas