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  1. Arkema Expands Its Orgasol Specialty Polyamide Powders Capacity In France
    10/8/2019

    Arkema has successfully brought on stream a new production line for ultra-high performance polyamide 12 powders at the Mont plant in France. The Group thus increases its global capacity by over 50% to support the increase in demand for fast-growing niche industrial applications, in particular in the coatings, personal care, composites and 3D printing markets

  2. USW Members Ratify New Contract At Dow Chemical Plant In Deer Park
    10/8/2019

    Members of United Steelworkers (USW) Local 13-1 voted today to ratify a new contract with Rohm and Haas Texas, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Dow Chemical, that covers about 235 workers at the company's facility in Deer Park

  3. Schenck Process Introduces New Modular Loss-In-Weight Feeder System
    10/7/2019

    The new SIMPLEX FB 650 is the perfect solution for feeding plastic flakes, cellulose, hemp, glass or carbon fibers and other virgin or recycled materials for plastic film or compounding applications.

  4. Schenck Process Introduces ProFlex® C100
    10/7/2019

    Storage, filling and feeding – three processes for which Schenck Process can provide extensive process knowledge.

  5. Frontier Group Launches New Chemical Processing Line
    10/4/2019

    Frontier Group, an Arizona-based provider of aerospace metal finishing services including NADCAP-accredited chemical processing, non-destructive testing, and welding, announced recently the official reopening of its Phoenix chemical processing facilities

  6. WACKER Launches Production Of Pyrogenic Silica In The US
    10/2/2019

    The Munich-based WACKER Group officially brought a plant for manufacturing pyrogenic silica on stream today at its US site in Charleston, Tennessee. Representatives from the government and from business attended the ceremony

  7. Italmatch Chemicals Group Establishes A Strategic Partnership With FRX Polymers Inc., The Boston-Based USA Manufacturer Of Nofia® Polymeric Phosphorus-Based Flame Retardants, By Making An Investment Into The Company
    10/2/2019

    FRX Polymers developed the world's first halogen-free polymeric flame retardant additive and has seen its ground breaking innovation impact a range of markets spanning from Textiles to automotive and electronics

  8. MFG Chemical Renews ISO 9001: 2015 Certification Of Three Dalton, GA Plants
    10/1/2019

    MFG Chemical, a global leader in specialty and custom chemical manufacturing, has successfully renewed its ISO 9001:2015 Certifications at each of its three Dalton, Georgia facilities

  9. Sumitomo Chemical To Strengthen The Competitiveness Of Its Feed Additive Methionine Business By Improving Production Efficiency
    10/1/2019

    Sumitomo Chemical, which has operated an increasing number of feed additive methionine plants at Ehime works since 1966, has announced today that it will seek to further enhance its market competitiveness in feed additive methionine business, by discontinuing the production at the end of this September at one of its plant with less efficiency in productivity and also to renew its production plans in other plants

  10. CAS Accelerates Product Development With Launch Of Specialized Formulations Solutions
    10/1/2019

    CAS, a division of the American Chemical Society that specializes in scientific information solutions, has expanded its product portfolio with the launch of Formulus, a new solution aimed at getting innovations to market faster by addressing the unique information needs of formulations scientists