WILMINGTON, DE, April 29, 2019 (Press Release) -Solenis, a leading global producer of specialty chemicals, will increase prices on selected colorants globally, effective immediately or as customer contracts allow. The price increase is necessary due to the sudden cost increase in highly specialized raw materials and intermediates used to produce colorants, combined with a significant tightening of overall global supply.
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PARIS, April 30, 2019 (Press Release) -Safic-Alcan Polska, subsidiary of the Safic-Alcan Group, the independent specialty chemicals distributor, is proud to announce that it has successfully achieved ISO 9001-2015 Certification in Quality Management Systems from LL-C.
This first certification demonstrates the commitment of Safic-Alcan Polska to continuously improve its processes and procedures and regularly evaluate risk and opportunity while investing permanently in technology and development in order to provide first-in-class products and services to its customers.Read more
PARIS, April 29, 2019 (Press Release) -Safic-Alcan, an international specialty chemicals distributor, is pleased to announce the extension of its agreement with Dow for the distribution of the flocking adhesives range. Drawing on the success of the existing agreement for Dow’s other product ranges, the extension will cover Europe, Middle East, and Africa region (EMEA), effective April 1st 2019.Read more
STAMFORD, CT, April 10, 2019 (PRNewswire) -Tronox Holdings plc (NYSE: TROX) (“Tronox” or the “Company”), a global mining and inorganic chemicals company, today announced it has completed its acquisition of the titanium dioxide (“TiO2“) business of The National Titanium Dioxide Company Limited (“Cristal”). The FTC issued an Order and Decision today, allowing the transaction to proceed with the divestiture of Cristal’s North American TiO2business to INEOS Enterprises, a division of INEOS (“INEOS“). The divestiture transaction is scheduled to close on May 1, 2019.Read more
WEXHAM SPRINGS, UK, April 8, 2019 (Press Release) -Sun Chemical will exhibit its portfolio for functional, industrial and specialty print applications suitable for a broad range of market sectors at InPrint USA 2019, in Louisville, Kentucky USA, from April 9-11 at stand 405.
AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands , April 8, 2019 (Press Release) -Nouryon (formerly AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals) has started production of a new version of its dibenzoyl peroxide (BPO), Perkadox GB-50, at Los Reyes, Mexico. It is the first dry BPO on the market that does not use the desensitizing agent dicyclohexyl phthalate (DCHP), which the European Union recently reclassified as a category 1B Reproductive Toxin.
Perkadox GB-50 is used as a curing agent for road markings, flooring, elastomeric roof coatings, adhesives, chemical anchors and other acrylic composites.Read more