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
ESSEN, Germany, April 8, 2019 (Press Release) -Brenntag, the global market leader in chemical distribution, has taken part for the first time in international organization CDP’s climate rating project. Every year, CDP analyzes several thousand companies worldwide with regard to their strategic approach to the challenges of climate change and rates their climate management activities based on a comprehensive list of criteria.Read more
WEXHAM SPRINGS, UK , April 2, 2019 (Press Release) -Luminescence Sun Chemical Security, the security inks division of Sun Chemical, will use the forthcoming Currency Conference from 7 to 11 April 2019 in Dubai, UAE, to launch ASPECT, its new range of Level 2, machine-readable security inks for banknotes and to show the technology to the global banknote community for the first time.Read more
STAMFORD, CT, March 28, 2019 (PRNewswire) -Tronox Holdings plc (“Tronox” or the “Company”), a global mining and inorganic chemicals company, today announced it has completed its re-domiciliation to the United Kingdom from Australia. The name of the new NYSE-listed parent company is Tronox Holdings plc. Immediately upon completion of the re-domiciliation, the Company expanded its Board of Directors to ten members, accepted the retirement of Daniel Blue, and appointed two new independent members, Dr. Vanessa Guthrie and Mr. Stephen Jones.Read more
BIELEFELD, Germany , Feb. 4, 2019 (Press Release) -At the end of 2016, the European Union decided (No. 66 of Annex XVII to Regulation (EC) No. 1907/2006 ("REACH")) to prohibit the use of Bisphenol A in thermal paper. Although this does not come into force until the beginning of 2020 we have decided to initiate the changeover phase earlier, and are changing to BPA-free products from 1 July 2019.
The aim of this is to ensure that no thermoscript product containing BPA is supplied to the EU market either by us or by our customers after January 2020.Read more
STAMFORD, CT, March 25, 2019 (PRNewswire) -Tronox Limited (“Tronox” or the “Company”), a global mining and inorganic chemicals company, today confirmed that the Federal Trade Commission has withdrawn the Company’s proposed acquisition of the titanium dioxide (“TiO2“) business of The National Titanium Dioxide Company Limited (“Cristal”) from adjudication for the purpose of considering the related proposed Consent Agreement. Should the proposed Consent Agreement receive final approval by the Commission, the transaction would then be able to be consummated.Read more
AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands , March 26, 2019 (Press Release) -Nouryon (formerly AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals) will double production capacity for solvent-based organic peroxides at its Los Reyes, Mexico site, enabling it to support the strong growth of the North American polyolefin and polyvinyl chloride (PVC) markets. The expansion is expected to be completed by the second quarter of 2020.Read more