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  1. Global Industrial Catalysts Market | Growing Demand For Greener Fuel To Boost Growth | Technavio

    Market research firm Technavio has announced the release of their latest report on the global industrial catalysts market. This new report will provide expert market insights for the forecast period 2018-2022

  2. NJ Scientists Recommend PFC Action

    New Jersey water experts want the state to crack down on PFOS in drinking water.

  3. SK Capital Announces Agreement To Acquire SI Group

    SK Capital Partners, a private investment firm focused on the specialty materials, chemicals and pharmaceuticals sectors, announced today an agreement to acquire SI Group, a leading global developer and manufacturer of performance additives and intermediates. Headquartered in Schenectady, New York, SI Group operates 20 manufacturing facilities on five continents with more than $1 billion in annual sales and over 2,800 employees worldwide. SI Group is being acquired from the descendants of W. Howard Wright,

  4. Agilent Technologies Completes Acquisition Of Advanced Analytical Technologies, Inc.

    Agilent Technologies, Inc. recently announced that it has completed the acquisition of Advanced Analytical Technologies, Inc. (AATI), a provider of capillary electrophoresis-based (CE) solutions for fully-automated analysis of a range of molecules for $250 million in cash 

  5. Ascend To Grow Adiponitrile (ADN) Capacity By 220 Kilotons By 2022

    Ascend Performance Materials, the world’s largest fully integrated producer of nylon 6,6 resin, today announced plans for expanding its ADN capacity through 2022 

  6. Chemical-Feasting Bacteria Provide New Key For Removing 'Likely Carcinogen' From Contaminated Water

    While not featured on most product ingredient labels, the organic chemical stabilizer and manufacturing byproduct, 1,4-dioxane, can be found in countless everyday household items — from shampoos and cosmetics to laundry detergents and antifreeze.

  7. ExxonMobil CEO Darren Woods Highlights Growth Plans And Advances In Lower-Carbon Solutions

    ExxonMobil plans to more than double earnings potential by 2025 while addressing the risks of climate change through continued research into breakthrough lower-carbon technologies, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Darren Woods told shareholders during the company’s annual meeting recently.

  8. Graham Corporation To Present At The Stifel 2018 Cross Sector Insight Conference

    Graham Corporation, a global business that designs, manufactures and sells critical equipment for the oil refining, petrochemical, power and defense industries, recently announced that James R. Lines, President and CEO, and Jeffrey F. Glajch, Vice President-Finance & Administration and Chief Financial Officer, will present and be available for investor meetings at the Stifel 2018 Cross Sector Insight Conference on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 in Boston 

  9. Report: 1,500 Water Systems May Have PFOA, PFOS Contamination

    Over 1,500 water systems across the country may be contaminated with PFAS chemicals, a category which includes PFOA and PFOS, according to a new report from the Environmental Working Group.

  10. Mitsui Chemicals And Prime Polymer Establish New PP Compounds Company In Netherlands

    Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. and Prime Polymer Co., Ltd. (President: Naoshi Hamada), owned 65 percent by Mitsui Chemicals and 35 percent by Idemitsu Kosan Co., Ltd., announced recently that the Group will establish Mitsui Prime Advanced Composites Europe B.V. in the Netherlands, together with Mitsui & Co., Ltd.