ARLANXEO raises EPDM prices

ARLANXEO has raised its prices for Ethylene propylene diene rubber grades (EPDM). In Europe, Middle East and Africa, the revised price will be up to 100 euro per metric tonne effective as of September 18, 2018; in Latin America up to 120 US$ per metric tonne from...

Birla Carbon Spain to invest in capacity expansion

Birla Carbon Spain (BCS), the carbon black manufacturer in the Iberian Peninsula, has announced investment of €5 mn towards sustainability and energy efficiency projects, to increase its production from 80,000 to 95,000 tonnes per year. The company also inaugurated a...

LANXESS rated among best 10% of global companies

Specialty Chemicals Company LANXESS is to be represented in two Dow Jones Sustainability Indices again this year. Starting from September 24, 2018, LANXESS will be listed in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) World for the eighth time in a row. The group will...

Global leader in bio-based chemicals and polymers

A leader in developing, manufacturing and marketing bio-based chemicals that deliver exceptional value and enhance the lives of people all over the world, Kraton Corporation (NYSE: KRA) is globally acclaimed for its unique styrenic block copolymers (SBC), specialty...