GOTHENBURG, Sweden, July 10, 2013 (Press Release) -AkzoNobel's Pulp and Performance Chemicals business has announced its intention to increase capacity at several of its colloidal silica production sites.
The planned expansions - at facilities in Asia and Europe - should be completed in the latter half of 2014. Colloidal silica is used in a wide variety of everyday products, with the company's main markets including electronics, paper, construction and coatings.Read more
BOHUS, Sweden, June 26, 2013 (Press Release) -AkzoNobel Pulp and Performance Chemicals recently launched a mobile version of the Expancel website, specifically tailored for smartphones and tablets.
"This is one of several ways to increase our service to our customers in a growing global market," says Ingrid Aksnes, Global Market Communication Manager for Expancel.Read more
Armstrong will assume his new responsibilities on April 1 and will work alongside Margevich during the first two months to ensure a smooth transition.Read more
AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, Oct. 18, 2012 (Press Release) -
This will lead to a closure of the sizing manufacturing sites in Trollhättan and Borås, both in Sweden.Read more
Published today, the latest listing reveals that AkzoNobel achieved a total score of 93, improving on last year's second place. The company has been ranked in the top three since 2007 (when AkzoNobel last topped the list).Read more