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  1. Sumitomo Chemical America Joins Greentown Labs As Terawatt Partner

    Greentown Labs, the largest cleantech startup incubator in North America, today announced Sumitomo Chemical America as its newest Terawatt Partner. Sumitomo Chemical America, Sumitomo Chemical's regional headquarters for the Americas, is a member of a group of more than 160 companies operating around the world in business sectors as diverse as petrochemicals and plastics, energy and functional materials, IT-related chemicals, health and crop sciences, and pharmaceuticals

  2. voxeljet AG And Evonik Industries— A Multi-Billion Global Leader In Specialty Chemicals, Enter Into A New R&D Partnership To Develop New Material Systems For Series Production Of Plastic Components Using 3D Printing

    voxeljet AG (the “Company”, or “voxeljet”), a leading OEM and provider of high-speed, large-format 3D printers and on-demand parts services to industrial and commercial customers, today announced a new research and development partnership with Creavis- the strategic innovation unit of Evonik Industries, to develop new material systems for series production of plastic components using 3D printing

  3. Perstorp Breaks Ground In India To Significantly Boost Penta Business

    New Gujarat Penta plant will secure a long-term presence in the growth region of Asia. Our state-of-the-art plant for production of Penta, including the renewable grade, Voxtar, will provide up to 60% reduced carbon footprint. The construction commenced in October this year, with commercial production planned to start in Q1 2022

  4. Avantium Advances Its Plant-Based MEG Technology With The Opening Of Its Demonstration Plant

    Avantium recently inaugurates its plant-based MEG (mono-ethylene glycol) demonstration factory in Chemie Park Delfzijl, the Netherlands, bringing industry yet another solution to reduce the reliance on fossil resources

  5. McDermott's Lummus Technology Awarded Petrochemicals Contract In China

    McDermott International, Inc. (NYSE: MDR) today announced that it has been awarded a sizeable* technology contract by Formosa Chemicals Industries Ningbo Limited for the technology license and basic engineering services for a grassroots alpha-methylstyrene (AMS) recovery unit in Ningbo, China

  6. ExxonMobil, FuelCell Energy Expand Agreement For Carbon Capture Technology

    ExxonMobil and FuelCell Energy, Inc. said recently they have signed a new, two-year expanded joint-development agreement to further enhance carbonate fuel cell technology for the purpose of capturing carbon dioxide from industrial facilities

  7. AIChE Announces Grant From Celanese To Advance Process Safety Learning; Inclusion In Chemical Engineering Field

    The American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) has announced a major funding commitment from Celanese Corporation (NYSE: CE), a global chemical and specialty materials company, in support of core initiatives of the AIChE Foundation’s “Doing a World of Good” campaign and the Undergraduate Process Safety Learning Initiative

  8. Dayuewan (Zhuhai) Petrochemical Will Use Honeywell Technology To Upgrade Heavy Fuel Oil

    Honeywell today announced at China International Import Expo (CIIE) 2019 that Dayuewan (Zhuhai) Petrochemical Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of China Grain Petrochemical Group, will use a range of technologies from Honeywell UOP to upgrade heavy fuel oil into higher value petrochemical products at its complex in the Gaolan Port Economic Zone in Guangdong Province

  9. Medallion To Develop Chemical Process Model

    Medallion Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: MDL; OTCPK: MLLOF; Frankfurt: MRDN) – “Medallion” or the “Company”), pursuing smart production of magnet metals, announces that it is taking the next step toward development of a North American rare-earth element (REE) extraction plant

  10. Hexion Announces Strategic Expansion Of Brimbank, Australia Facility

    Hexion Inc. (“Hexion” or the “Company”) today announced its intention to add phenolic resin capacity as the latest expansion of its adhesives and binders business at its Brimbank, Australia site