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Akzo Nobel NV Chief Executive Ton Buechner has been solicited for a deal to buy car paint coatings company Axalta Coating Systems for more than $7 billion, Bloomberg reported citing people familiar with the matter.
Beneath a forest of cranes set against the backdrop of an already sprawling chemical plant, more than 2,000 construction workers are building a $2.1 billion expansion of CF Industries nitrogen complex on the west bank of Ascension Parish.
EL SEGUNDO, CA, Sept. 1, 2014 -- NanoH2O, a manufacturer of efficient and cost-effective reverse osmosis membranes for seawater desalination, has completed the legal filing to officially change its operating name to "LG NanoH2O Inc." The filing follows the company's recent acquisition by Korean chemical giant, LG Chem, Ltd. Founded in 2005, NanoH2O ... (more)
The Dow Chemical Company has appointed Jack Broodo, currently president of Dow Chemical Canada ULC and director of feedstocks for the company's North and Latin America regions to vice president of Investor Relations for the company.
's stock had its "underweight" rating reissued by equities researchers at Barclays in a research report issued on Monday.
Samsung Group, whose billionaire chairman has been hospitalized since May, will merge its shipbuilding and engineering units as South Korea's largest conglomerate prepares for possible succession.
Orlan Love/The Gazette The untreated soybean plant on the left is smaller and less vigorous than the one on the right, which has been treated with TagTeam LCO, a seed inoculant that helps plants make better use of phosphate fertilizer.
Perhaps former President Theodore Roosevelt said it best when he addressed a Buffalo audience in 1910, most likely in his trademark fist-pounding, cantankerous style.
Shares of Sigma-Aldrich have earned an average recommendation of "Hold" from the ten analysts that are presently covering the company, Stock Ratings Network reports .
The company is involved in the development, manufacturing and distribution of generic pharmaceuticals.
As U.S. automakers began shifting production to outposts such as China and South America, leaders in PPG Industries' executive suite knew they had to follow their top automotive customers - Ford, General Motors and Chrysler - on the road to globalization.
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Airgas VP Thomas M. Smyth sold 9,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, August 27th.
Albemarle Corp., a Baton Rouge-based specialty chemicals maker, and ICL, an Israeli manufacturer, have formed a joint venture to produce polymeric flame retardants that will replace hexabromocyclododecane, now found worldwide in the environment, animals and people.
A rendering of the proposed gas-to-liquid facility, part of a $16 billion to $21 billion complex in Westlake being developed by South African energy and chemical company Sasol Ltd. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers this week approved the company's wetland modification permit to build gas-to-liquids and ethane cracker facilities in Calcasieu Parish.
's stock had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Investec in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 12:16 am
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