Bayer MaterialScience continued to be affected by a difficult market situation in 2013, Management Board Chairman Dr. Marijn Dekkers, was expected to say at the company’s annual results meeting.
Brussels — Recticel a Belgium-based polyurethane foam maker saw sales and profitability fall in 2013 driven by disposals and fines from the European Commission for anti-competitive activity. On a consolidated basis sales for the group fell by 5.6% from EUR1.04bn to Euro 977m and earnings before interest tax depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) fell from EUR […]
Vencorex has announced a long term strategy from 2016 with increasing focus on specialty aliphatic isocyanates
Huntsman inaugurated its recently completed thermoplastic polyurethane plant and started operations in Shanghai Jinshan Industrial Zone II in late February
Scientists at the University of York will lead a new government-backed research project to investigate the potential conversion of waste biomass and waste carbon dioxide into raw materials
Kingspan which makes polyurethane insulation reported sales up 10% to Euro 1.79bn and trading profit up 14% for 2013
Honeywell said that Achilles, a Japanese industrial products maker will use Solstice liquid blowing agent.
Chemtura’s Industrial Performance Products delivered $5 million or 18% year-over-year improvement in adjusted EBITDA in 2013 compared with 2012, the company said in a statement
BASF’s toluene diisocyanate project in Germany is progressing in line with expectations and there is progress at Chongquing, China
Marcel Vandennoort was appointed regional director for DuPont Chemicals & Fluoroproducts EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) in January 2014