Parker Hannifin to acquire LORD Corporation

US industrial conglomerate Parker Hannifin Corporation announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire LORD Corporation for approximately $3.675 billion in cash. The transaction has been approved by the Board of Directors of each company and is...

LANXESS launches new organic lubricant additive

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS is launching an organic lubricant additive for passenger car and high-performance engine oils. The new Additin RC 3502 has been specifically developed to reduce friction and deliver sustained performance and anti-wear protection....

LANXESS launches new ion exchange resin for brine purification

LANXESS has launched the the new Lewatit MDS TP 208 ion exchange resin for brine purification in chlor-alkali electrolysis. Lewatit MDS TP 208 protects highly sensitive electrolysis membranes and its finely dispersed polymer beads reduce the energy input effectively...