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Akzo Nobel and Mullen Lowe Group Expand Partnership

February 12, 2018Business News
The company reported that the new partnership aims to deliver on the growth objectives and business opportunities of AkzoNobel’s professional paints activities.

Clariant Catalyst and Shanghai Huaxi Partner in Hydrogen Production Projects

February 12, 2018Business News
Per the agreement, Shanghai Huaxi will recommend Clariant's ReforMax® series catalysts for the Reforming process, and HDMax® series catalysts for the Hydrodesulfurization of the feed stream.

The KRAHN CHEMIE Group Acquires Memolex SAS

February 12, 2018Business News
The KRAHN France team will operate from the former Memolex site, located in Milly-la-Forêt close to Paris.

BASF Finalizes Divestiture of its Pischelsdorf Production Site in Austria

February 12, 2018Business News
BASF stated that based on its application technology expertise and enhanced product portfolio, the company is further expanding its market position as a leading supplier of dispersions for paper finishing, in the field of packaging and barrier applications.

Arkema to Produce Polyamide 12 in China Mid-2020

February 12, 2018Business News
The investment, which represents tens of millions of euros, will support the strong demand in growth applications such as cable protection, lightweighting (metal replacement) in automobiles, improved high performance sports shoes (running, soccer, etc.), and evolving applications in the consumer electronics segment, the company stated.

Benelux Overseas and Jotun SeaStock Sign Agreement

January 29, 2018Business News
The contract is between Benelux Overseas and Jotun Hellas, one of 64 individual Jotun companies serving the global marketplace.

BASF Adds Single-line Distribution Locations

January 29, 2018Business News
Reno Paint Mart is a multi-store organization that offers industrial, automotive, interior and exterior house paint to customers.

Michelman Opens Coatings Innovation Center in Mumbai

January 29, 2018Business News
The MICC includes a Kroenert pilot coater laminator that allows packaging manufacturers to test new concepts without stopping their production lines.

Sun Chemical Acquires C.T.LAY

January 29, 2018Business News
“The broad range of technologies and services provided by C.T.LAY and 4PLATE will further strengthen Sun Chemical’s portfolio of magnetic tapes, screen and security inks, and electronic materials for plastic and security ID cards,” said Mehran Yazdani, president, Sun Chemical Advanced Materials.

Azelis Extends Agreement with Tagra Biotechnologies

January 29, 2018Business News
This new partnership builds on an existing partnership between the two companies in Canada, China, India, Australia, New Zealand, and most of Europe.