Photonics industry commits to more than 5 billion Euros investment in Europe
Photonics21 has announced its commitment to a proposed Public Private Partnership (PPP) with the European Commission in research and innovation in photonics. The proposal represents a total investment of 7 Billion Euros of which 5.6 Billion will be provided by the private sector and 1.4 Bil ... more
European Commission fines Arkema for past anti-trust practices in the heat stabilizer market
Arkema notes the European Commission’s decision relating to past anti-trust practices in the heat stabilizer* market, and confirms that this fine will have no impact on its results.
The European Commission issued a total fine of 28.6 million euros to Arkema France and its former parent com ... more
AkzoNobel fined following heat stabilizers investigation
AkzoNobel has confirmed that a fine of up to €40.6 million has been imposed by the European Commission following an investigation into price-fixing involving the company's former Tin Stabilizers (1987-2000) and Esbo/Esters (1991-2000) businesses. These businesses were divested in 2007.
The ... more