Supplier News

  • Invista to expand Terate aromatic polyester polyol production at its manufacturing sites

    August 16, 2012
    Invista Specialty Materials is investing several million dollars at its two Terate aromatic polyester polyols manufacturing sites located in Wilmington, N.C., and Vlissingen, Netherlands. These investments involve upgrades to boost global production…


  • Invista to expand Terate aromatic polyester polyol production at its manufacturing sites

    August 16, 2012
    Invista Specialty Materials is investing several million dollars at its two Terate aromatic polyester polyols manufacturing sites located in Wilmington, N.C., and Vlissingen, Netherlands. These investments involve upgrades to boost global production…


  • Evonik and BioAmber to develop catalysts

    August 15, 2012
    Evonik Industries’ Catalysts Business Line has recently formed an agreement with U.S. based BioAmber Inc. on a long term cooperation for the development and manufacturing of catalysts for making BDO (1,4- butanediol), THF (tetrahydrofurane) and…


  • BASF India to build chemical production complex

    August 15, 2012
    Toyo Engineering India Limited, an Indian subsidiary of Toyo Engineering Corporation has been awarded an engineering, procurement and construction contract (EPC) to build a new multi-business chemical production site for BASF India Limited part of BA…


  • Elementis to acquire Watercryl Quimica

    August 15, 2012
    Elementis plc announced that it has agreed, through its wholly owned subsidiary Elementis Holdings Limited, to purchase Watercryl Quimica Ltda, a Brazilian coatings additives company, for a cash consideration of $24 million. Watercryl was establishe…


  • Bluestar Silicones opens manufacturing and R&D

    August 15, 2012
    Bluestar Silicones, a global integrated silicones manufacturer, held a grand opening for its new plant and R&D center in York, South Carolina. The multi-million-dollar investment is the centerpiece of Bluestar Silicones’ strategic growth pl…


  • Evonik begins construction of production plants in China

    August 15, 2012
    Evonik Industries will begin construction of production plants for the manufacture of isophorone and isophorone diamine in the Shanghai Chemical Industry Park (SCIP), China. The group is investing more than €100 million in the plants, which are…


  • Evonik and BioAmber to develop catalysts

    August 15, 2012
    Evonik Industries’ Catalysts Business Line has recently formed an agreement with U.S. based BioAmber Inc. on a long term cooperation for the development and manufacturing of catalysts for making BDO (1,4- butanediol), THF (tetrahydrofurane) and…


  • BASF India to build chemical production complex

    August 15, 2012
    Toyo Engineering India Limited, an Indian subsidiary of Toyo Engineering Corporation has been awarded an engineering, procurement and construction contract (EPC) to build a new multi-business chemical production site for BASF India Limited part of BA…


  • Elementis to acquire Watercryl Quimica

    August 15, 2012
    Elementis plc announced that it has agreed, through its wholly owned subsidiary Elementis Holdings Limited, to purchase Watercryl Quimica Ltda, a Brazilian coatings additives company, for a cash consideration of $24 million. Watercryl was establishe…


  • Bluestar Silicones opens manufacturing and R&D

    August 15, 2012
    Bluestar Silicones, a global integrated silicones manufacturer, held a grand opening for its new plant and R&D center in York, South Carolina. The multi-million-dollar investment is the centerpiece of Bluestar Silicones’ strategic growth pl…


  • Evonik begins construction of production plants in China

    August 15, 2012
    Evonik Industries will begin construction of production plants for the manufacture of isophorone and isophorone diamine in the Shanghai Chemical Industry Park (SCIP), China. The group is investing more than €100 million in the plants, which are…


  • Sun Chemical closes the acquisition of Benda-Lutz Werke

    August 2, 2012
    Sun Chemical and its parent company, DIC, have closed the acquisition of Benda-Lutz Werke GmbH, a leading manufacturer of metallic effect products based in Austria. The acquisition allows Sun Chemical and DIC to purchase 100 percent of the shares, as…


  • Sun Chemical closes the acquisition of Benda-Lutz Werke

    August 2, 2012
    Sun Chemical and its parent company, DIC, have closed the acquisition of Benda-Lutz Werke GmbH, a leading manufacturer of metallic effect products based in Austria. The acquisition allows Sun Chemical and DIC to purchase 100 percent of the shares, as…


  • Arkema to acquire Brazilian Group Resicryl's additives and emulsions production site

    July 19, 2012
    Arkema announced a project for the acquisition of an additives and emulsions production site from Brazilian Group Resicryl. The project illustrates the group's commitment to speeding up its development in Latin America around high added value pro…