AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, June 21, 2018 (Press Release) -Today AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals celebrates the 10th anniversary of its Ningbo site in China. Since it was inaugurated, the site has grown to be the company's largest site in China, employing more than 500 people.Read more
Sun Chemical Performance Pigments completed Phase 3 of the REACH (Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals) registration process ahead of the deadline, which was on May 31, 2018.
In completing Phase 3, Sun Chemical registered approximately 200 chemical substances with the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA). These registrations emcompass all chemical substances manufactured or imported by the Performance Pigments division in excess of 1000kg per year.
WYNYARD, UK, June 19, 2018 (Press Release) -Pulp and paper experts from Venator will be promoting their expertise in water treatment chemicals, pigments and additives for the paper industry at Zellcheming-Expo later this month. At the show, Venator will showcase the extensive range of highly specialized wet-end water treatment chemicals and pigments it produces, which can enhance the processing and performance properties of paper.Read more
PARSIPPANY, NJ, June 14, 2018 (Press Release) -Sun Chemical will increase the prices of all ultraviolet (UV) and electron beam (EB) inks in Europe by 4-6 percent, effective July 1, 2018.Read more
ROANOKE, VA , June 13, 2018 (Roanoke Times ) -A Covington plant that makes products used to control pollution from gasoline-powered vehicles has been cited by state regulators for generating its own pollution.
Ingevity Virginia Corp. agreed to pay a fine of $43,398 as part of a recent agreement with the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality.
The penalty came after emissions from smoke stacks exceeded levels allowed by a state permit granted to the facility.Read more
AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, June 1, 2018 (Press Release) -Another group of 10 start-ups and chemical researchers will see their ideas move a step closer to commercialization after being named winners of the 2018 edition of AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals’ Imagine Chemistry-challenge.
AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals announces 2018 Imagine Chemistry winnersRead more
SANTIAGO, Chile, May 29, 2018 (Press Release) -Sun Chemical will showcase its broad portfolio of inks, adhesives and coatings for packaging during LatinPack 2018 at Espacio Riesco in Santiago, Chile on June 7-8.Read more
AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, May 23, 2018 (Press Release) -AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals has broken ground on a project to expand production capacity and upgrade its organic peroxides facility in Mahad, India. Organic peroxides are essential for the manufacture of a wide range of polymer-based products including athletic shoe soles, wind turbines and PVC pipes used in the construction industry.Read more
PERLEN, Switzerland, May 23, 2018 (Press Release) -The CPH Group’s Chemistry Division takes over the sales activities for molecular sieves in China from Shanghai Yusheng Chemical Co. Ltd.
Zeochem, CPH Group’s Chemistry Division, has taken over the sales activities for molecular sieves in China from Shanghai Yusheng Chemical Co. Ltd. retroactively as of March 1, 2018. Yusheng, based in Shanghai, is a long-standing representative of Zeochem in China and has successfully established the local distribution of molecular sieves.Read more