Clariant will be present at "Denim by Premiere Vision" (DPV) in Paris, 22-23 May 2013, demonstrating once more the company's unique talent for designing ever more innovative and technically eco-advanced solutions for the denim industry.
BASF plans to begin production of 1,4-butanediol based on renewable feedstock (renewable BDO) using the patented process of Genomatica, San Diego, California. The one-step fermentation process is based on sugars as a renewable feedstock. The companies have agreed not to disclose financial details of the agreement.
Clariant launches a revamped website for its Business Unit Textiles Chemicals to offer users quicker and more efficient access to advanced and reliable solutions and expertise.
Bayer has appointed Dr. Markus Steilemann (42) as the new head of its Polycarbonates business unit. He succeeds Michael Koenig, who will join the Board of Management of Bayer AG on April 1, 2013. At the same time, Steilemann will become a member of the Executive Committee of Bayer MaterialScience.
For the third year in succession EMS-CHEMIE received the «GM Supplier of the Year» award. With this coveted award, General Motors (GM) recognises its best suppliers throughout the world.
The Textile Effects division of Huntsman Corporation (HYSE: HUN) today announced it has obtained a judgment from the Intermediate People's Court in Shanghai, China, against Shanghai Colva Dyestuff Industry Co., Ltd. (“Colva”), a manufacturer of textile dyes and intermediates in China, for infringing Chinese Patent No. ZL00106403.7 belonging to Huntsman.
Clariant, a world leader in Specialty Chemicals, and SK Capital, a private investment firm with a disciplined focus on the specialty materials, chemicals and healthcare sectors, provided an update on the separation process of Textile Chemicals, Paper Specialties and Emulsions. Clariant announced that it agreed to sell the three businesses to SK Capital on 27 December 2012.
Huntsman Textile Effects launches PHOBOTEX®, extending its comprehensive range of Fluorine-free rain and stain management products
Huntsman Textile Effects launched the PHOBOTEX® range of fluorine-free rain protection and stain management products. The PHOBOTEX® range is entirely complementary to the existing range of Phobol® CP short-chain C6 fluorocarbons, sold under the Teflon® trademark.
Reverdia, the joint venture between life sciences and materials sciences company DSM and Roquette Frères, a global producer of starch and starch-derivatives, has begun operations in Cassano Spinola, Italy, at a commercial-scale plant producing Biosuccinium™ sustainable succinic acid.
Huntsman Textile Effects’ Flagship AVITERA® Range Scores 5 Stars in Environmental Leader Technology Reviews
More than 3,000 Huntsman Textile Effects associates and contractors around the world will mark this win by switching off non-essential lights for one hour on 22 March in support of the Earth Hour Initiative.
BASF will re-shape its Leather and Textile Chemicals business with increased focus on the growing Asia Pacific region and high value-adding applications such as applications for the leather automotive industry and premium textile articles. The global R&D activities for both businesses will be established in Shanghai, China.
Complete take-over of the EFTEC automotive supply business in the growth markets of Central and Eastern Europe
The EMS Group, globally active in the business areas High Performance Polymers and Specialty Chemicals and with its companies combined in EMS-CHEMIE HOLDING AG, will take complete control of the EFTEC automotive supply business in Central and Eastern Europe.
Huntsman Textile Effects Launches AVITERA® Light Red SE for Pale Shades with Highest Light Fastness
Huntsman Textile Effects Inaugurates State-of-the-Art Reactive Dye Facility in Thailand to Boost Manufacturing Capability in Asia
Huntsman Textile Effects and DyTech Taiwan partner to deliver environmentally sustainable solutions for Taiwan’s textile industry
Clariant AG : Clariant and Wilmar establish Joint Venture for amines and selected amines derivatives