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  1. Elastochem Launches Canada's First Polyurethane, Two-Component, Spray-Applied Waterproofing Membrane For Below-Grade Foundations
    12/2/2019

    Elastochem Specialty Chemicals Inc., a leading Canadian manufacturer of spray polyurethane materials, announced on Thursday the certification of Hygrothane, Canada’s first spray-applied, two-component, polyurethane-based waterproofing membrane.

  2. Standard Lithium Entering Commissioning Phase Of Its Lithium Extraction Demonstration Plant At The Arkansas Project Site
    12/2/2019

    Standard Lithium Ltd. (“Standard Lithium” or the “Company”) (TSXV: SLL) (OTCQX: STLHF) (FRA: S5L) an innovative technology and lithium development company, is pleased to announce the successful installation of the Company’s industrial-scale Direct Lithium Extraction Demonstration Plant at Lanxess’ South Plant facility in southern Arkansas (the “Site”)

  3. Linde Signs MoU With Baowu Clean Energy To Further Develop China's Hydrogen Market
    12/2/2019

    Linde announced today that it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Baowu Steel Group's new subsidiary, Baowu Clean Energy Ltd, to jointly cooperate on research and development to further develop China's hydrogen market for industrial and mobility applications

  4. BASF To Double Production Capacity For Polymer Dispersions In Dahej, India
    11/27/2019

    BASF India plans to double its capacity for polymer dispersions with a new production line at its site in Dahej, Gujarat. Through the investment, BASF aims to provide a reliable supply of high-quality dispersion solutions to customers in the fast-growing Indian and South Asian markets

  5. Evonik Focuses On Additives For Plastics And Rubber Recycling
    11/27/2019

    Evonik is engaged in research and development work to come up with solutions for recycling plastics and rubber. As a specialty chemicals company, the Group can count on extensive know-how in the area of specialties and additives to support this effort

  6. Worley Enters Enabling Agreement With ExxonMobil
    11/27/2019

    ExxonMobil Global Services Company has entered into an enabling agreement with Worley relating to ExxonMobil’s refining and chemicals operations sites in Texas and Louisiana

  7. Mitsubishi Chemical To Acquire Thermoplastic Polyurethane Elastomer Business Of U.S.-Based AdvanSource Biomaterials
    11/26/2019

    Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation (MCC; Head office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; President: Masayuki Waga) today announced that it will acquire the thermoplastic polyurethane elastomer (TPU) business of U.S.-based AdvanSource Biomaterials Corporation (ASB; Head office: Massachusetts, the U.S.; President: Michael F. Adams)

  8. New Study Looks To Biological Enzymes As Source Of Hydrogen Fuel
    11/25/2019

    Research from the University of Illinois and the University of California, Davis has chemists one step closer to recreating nature’s most efficient machinery for generating hydrogen gas. This new development may help clear the path for the hydrogen fuel industry to move into a larger role in the global push toward more environmentally friendly energy sources

  9. Biotech Breakthrough Turns Waste Biomass Into High Value Chemicals
    11/25/2019

    A move towards a more sustainable bio-based economy has been given a new boost by researchers who have been able to simplify a process to transform waste materials into high value chemicals

  10. Ammonia Synthesis Made Easy With 2D Catalyst
    11/25/2019

    Rice University researchers have developed an inorganic method to synthesize ammonia that is both environmentally friendly and can produce the valuable chemical on demand under ambient conditions