MUTTENZ, Switzerland, March 27, 2014 (Press Release) -
Sustainability as an integrated component of the corporate strategy
Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, today announced membership in the chemical industry initiative "Together for Sustainability" (TfS), an organization founded in 2011 and aiming at jointly improving sustainability practices within the supply chains of the chemical industry.Read more
Founded in 2011, the purpose of TfS is to develop and implement a global audit program to assess and improve sustainability practices within the supply chains of the chemical industry.Read more
The Industrial Specialties business line of Evonik has introduced AROSURF® PA 780, a new debonder for use in fluff pulp manufacturing that raises the bar in debonder absorbency, significantly minimizing its impact on fluff pulp absorbency and ultimate capacity. The result is superior absorbency in such demanding end products as baby diapers, feminine hygiene pads and airlaid absorbent products.Read more
Prices for quaternary compounds, surfactants, amine derivatives, and specialty organic additives will increase up to 10%, depending on the product.
Due to continued cost pressures, these increases are necessary to remain a viable supplier in this market segment.Read more