BRUSSELS, Feb. 21, 2018 (Press Release) -Yesterday, the Bio-based Industries Consortium (BIC) General Assembly came together to discuss the future of the bioeconomy. The event also saw BIC welcome 21* new industry Members, 35 new Associate Members and elect 8 new members to the BIC Board (see annex). Mat Quaedvlieg from SAPPI continues as Chair of the BIC Board during the next year.Read more
AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands , Feb. 13, 2018 (Press Release) -AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals and Evonik Industries have successfully started production at their new joint venture to produce chlorine and potassium hydroxide at the company's Ibbenbüren site in Germany. The facility uses state-of-the-art membrane electrolysis technology to produce up to 120,000 metric tons of potassium hydroxide and 75,000 metric tons of chlorine per year, as well as hydrogen.Read more
AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands , Jan. 15, 2016 (Press Release) -AkzoNobel and Evonik Industries have broken ground at the site of their production joint venture for chlorine and potassium hydroxide solution at Ibbenbüren in Germany. AkzoNobel will use the new plant to produce chlorine and hydrogen, which are essential ingredients for the chemical industry and people's daily lives.Read more
ESSEN, Germany, Sept. 3, 2015 (Press Release) -Evonik Industries signed a definitive agreement for acquisition of PeroxyChem Netherlands B.V., Delfzijl, from PeroxyChem Holdings, L.P. Subject to pending approval by the cartel authorities responsible, the business with its site in the Netherlands, the 47 employees, and the customer portfolio will be transferred to Evonik at the closing of the sale. It is envisaged to close the transaction in the last quarter of 2015. The parties have agreed not to disclose the purchase price.Read more
Evonik Corporation said today it will raise prices for hydrogen peroxide (100% basis) by $0.05/lb or CAD$140/metric ton in North America as contracts allow.
Energy and fuel surcharges will remain in effect until further notice.
Evonik's Resource Efficiency segment is North America's largest producer of the eco-friendly bleaching and oxidizing agent hydrogen peroxide, which is used primarily in paper and pulp bleaching.Read more
PARSIPPANY, NJ, Aug. 11, 2014 (Press Release) -A new Tissue Competency Center has been installed at the Evonik branch in Hopewell, Virginia. With this step Evoniks Business Line Interface & Performance underlines its business concept "Face-to-Face Performance". "Strong application and process expertise in selected markets linked with various test facilities and a global organization are the base for our success" underlines Christian Edlinger, Business Director Americas Interface & Performance.Read more
The increase of all grades will be effective from September 1st, 2014.Read more