PARIS, July 1, 2019 (Press Release) -Safic-Alcan, an international specialty chemicals distributor, is pleased to announce the extension of its distribution agreement with Albemarle Corporation, a leader in the global specialty chemicals industry, effective immediately.Read more
HELSINKI, June 24, 2019 (Press Release) -ECHA will start to evaluate 20% of registration dossiers in each tonnage band to improve the compliance of REACH registrations. This will mean approximately 30% of all registered chemicals will be checked.Read more
HELSINKI, June 24, 2019 (Press Release) -Kemira to participate in the development of 100% bio-based chemicals for paper and cardboard production as part of an EU funded project
Kemira has joined a four-year EU funded project which aims to develop 100% bio-based chemicals, produced from renewable raw materials. In addition, the project aims to develop new means to improve production efficiency at pulp mills with higher utilization of wood biomass.Read more
WEXHAM SPRINGS, UK, June 12, 2019 (Press Release) -Sun Chemical has received a Jury Commendation for the UK Excellence Award for “Managing with Agility” from the British Quality Foundation, after it received a five star EFQM (European Foundation for Quality Management) rating. Sun Chemical received the Commendation at the British Quality Foundation Awards dinner on Thursday 16th May at the Royal Lancaster Hotel, London, after being shortlisted for a UK Excellence Award and Excellence in Collaboration Award.Read more
NEW YORK, June 4, 2019 (Globe Newswire) -Minerals Technologies Inc. announced today that it has completed the installation and deployment of ENVIROFIL PCC at UPM-Kymmene Corporation’s (“UPM”) paper mill in Schongau, Germany. This is the first commercial deployment of ENVIROFIL PCC and follows extensive collaboration with UPM. 50,000 dry metric tons of recovered pigments are scheduled for paper production annually at UPM’s satellite plant.Read more
AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands , June 3, 2019 (Press Release) -Nouryon has announced a new organizational model as part of its strategy to accelerate growth and drive performance improvement. The new model, which will take effect January 1, 2020, is organized around three market-focused Businesses supported by a centralized Operations and Functional structure.
The three Businesses and their leaders are as follows:Read more