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  1. BASF And Lutianhua Plan To Pilot A New Production Process That Significantly Reduces CO2 Emissions
    6/18/2019

    BASF and Sichuan Lutianhua Co., Ltd. (Lutianhua) recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to co-develop a pilot production plant, that will significantly reduce carbon emissions and increase energy efficiency in producing dimethyl ether (DME) from syngas compared to the traditional process.

  2. Best Practices In Chemical Plant Safety Panel To Feature MFG Chemical’s Barry Lassiter At Specialty & Agro Chemicals America, September 5, Charleston, SC
    6/17/2019

    MFG Chemical, a global leader in specialty and custom chemical manufacturing, will send VP Operations, Barry Lassiter, to speak on Best Practices in Chemical Plant Safety, to be held on Thursday, September 5 at the upcoming Specialty & Agro Chemicals America in Charleston, South Carolina

  3. GAIL (India) Ltd Produces Metallocene PE On Its UNIPOL PE Reactor Line
    6/17/2019

    GAIL (India) Ltd has successfully produced Metallocene linear-low density polyethylene (mLLDPE) on its world-class 400,000 MT per annum UNIPOL PE Reactor line located in Pata, Uttar Pradesh, India on 17th January 2019 

  4. H.I.G. Europe To Acquire Polyurethane Systems Business From Covestro
    6/17/2019

    H.I.G. Capital, LLC ("H.I.G."), a leading global private equity investment firm with over €26 billion of equity capital under management, is pleased to announce that an affiliate has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the European Polyurethane Systems Business (the “Company”) in a carve-out transaction from Covestro AG. The transaction is subject to clearing by the relevant antitrust authorities with closing anticipated for the second half of 2019. The European Polyurethane Systems Business operates

  5. HTX Labs Partners With Solvay GBU Peroxides North America To Develop Virtual Reality Training Simulations
    6/14/2019

    HTX Labs, LLC, the creator of enterprise immersive training simulations and technology for global business entities and government institutes, and Solvay GBU Peroxides North America, an industry leader in advanced materials and specialty chemicals, announced today a joint agreement to create a line of Virtual Reality (VR) training programs focused on hazardous material handling and industrial procedures to support the chemical industry

  6. Cleansorb ORCA For OBM Well Treatments Increase Production And Water Injectivity Offshore Middle East
    6/14/2019

    Cleansorb, a leading provider of patented chemical well treatments that enhance hydrocarbon production for the international oil and gas industry, recently announced that following a series of successful ORCA for OBM treatments on offshore oil production wells and a water injection well drilled with OBM, increased production and water injectivity have been achieved on behalf of a major operator in the Middle East.

  7. INVISTA And Koch-Glitsch Expand Partnership To Offer Innovative ExoS Technology To Achieve 10 ppm Sulfur Limit In Gasoline Blendstock While Minimizing Octane Loss
    6/13/2019

    INVISTA Performance Technologies (IPT) and Koch-Glitsch, affiliates of Koch Industries Inc., announced recently an expansion of their partnership to offer the proprietary ExoS technology to customers

  8. Water Quality Sensor Market Worth USD 1.2 Billion, At 7% CAGR During 2019-2023 | Technavio
    6/13/2019

    According to Technavio Research Report "Global Water Quality Sensor Market by application (groundwater, drinking water, wastewater, aquaculture, coastal, laboratory, and other applications) and geographic regions (APAC, North America, Europe, South America, and MEA) is witnessed to grow USD 1.2 billion, at a CAGR of 7% from 2019 to 2023 

  9. ExxonMobil, SABIC To Proceed With Gulf Coast Growth Ventures Project
    6/13/2019

    ExxonMobil and SABIC recently announced the decision to proceed with the construction of a chemical facility and a 1.8 million metric ton ethane steam cracker in San Patricio County, Texas, leading to thousands of high-paying jobs and billions in economic output.

  10. PQ Group Holdings To Participate in 2019 VRP Global Materials Conference On June 18
    6/12/2019

    PQ Group Holdings Inc., a leading integrated and innovative global provider of specialty catalysts, materials and chemicals and services, announced recently that it is scheduled to present at Vertical Research’s Global Materials Conference in New York on Tuesday June 18, 2019 at 2:50 p.m. ET.