Chemicals

Chemicals

Solenis forms a new equipment service team

Solenis, a global producer of speciality chemicals, has introduced a new Equipment Service Team, a group of professionals specially trained to service Solenis-owned chemical feed equipment at customer locations. The programme was launched…

Certifications

Buckman Europe Achieves OHSAS 18001 Certification for their Ghent Facility

In May 2016 Buckman achieved OHSAS 18001 certification in Europe for implementation and operation of a management system for occupational safety and health, intended to control risks and improve performance. Europe joins four…

Book review: Pulp and Paper Industry & Chemicals

A growing market, driven by emerging countries

A recent e-book published turns the spotlight on the market of chemical products used in the pulp and paper industry, assuming its global volumes could have reached the amount of 58 million tons…

Chemicals

Valmet and Biochemtex join forces for the development of biochemicals from lignin

The Italian company Biochemtex, which is part of the Mossi Ghisolfi group, has recently started a partnership with the Finnish Valmet with the aim of joining forces in using their respective technologies to…

Chemicals

Solenis finalizes the acquisition of Lostris International and Wester Blend…

Through its Dutch subsidiary Solenis Netherlands B.V., Solenis finalized the 100% acquisition of the shares of Lostris International B.V. and Wester Blend B.V., i.e. two private capital Dutch companies producing and marketing chemical…

Chemicals

Kemira’s new production plant in Brazil

Kemira Oyj has started up production in its new sodium chlorate plant located in Ortigueira, Paraná, Brazil. The sodium chlorate produced at the plant is used for on-site generation of chlorine dioxide, a…

Environment&Sustainability

How knowledge sharing could boost the paper and printing industry

Inaugurated in Stockholm, Sweden, late last year, the new Stora Enso Innovation Centre for Biomaterials will support the company in identifying new business opportunities and facilitate partnership agreements with other nearby facilities, so…

Chemicals

Akzo Nobel aims at growing in its external lines

AkzoNobel has announced that negotiations with Basf are currently going on regarding a potential acquisition of the Coatings industrial business. According to a press release issued by the company, «AkzoNobel strategy to be…

Chemicals

Solenis gains strength in Russia

Solenis is meeting the strong demand of its Russian customers with an investment of about 5 million dollars in its production plant in Perm’. The investment will double the productive capacity of its…

Chemicals

Record number of eco-label compliant colourants, optical brighteners and chemicals for paper

Archroma has recently completed a new «eco-assessment» of its product portfolio aimed for paper, packaging and tissue. For newly developed products Archroma takes the necessary steps to verify that the requirements of the…

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