HELSINKI, April 17, 2019 (Press Release) -Kemira Oyj announced today the signing of a EUR 400,000,000 five (5) year multicurrency revolving credit facility (“RCF”), with two one-year extension options. The RCF’s margin will increase or decrease dependent on Kemira meeting three sustainability key performance indicators (“KPI”), namely: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
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