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Arkema announces the acquisition of Oxido

06-Mar-2015

Arkema continues to strengthen its High Performance Materials segment with the acquisition of Oxido, finalized on 2 March 2015. This company specializes in the formulation of organic peroxides used in the crosslinking of rubber and plastics, as well as initiators for polyester resins and ...

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Global Bioenergies reports first isobutene production from waste biomass

05-Mar-2015

Global Bioenergies announced having produced "second generation" isobutene, in a push to diversify accessible feedstock towards cheaper resources.As a first step in its pioneering journey to manufacture bio-sourced isobutene, Global Bioenergies has been using first generation feedstock, such as ...

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Huntsman’s European Surfactant Plants Achieve RSPO Certification

02-Mar-2015

The Performance Products division of Huntsman Corporation announced that all three of its surfactant plants in Europe have successfully achieved “Mass Balance” certification under guidelines of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO).Huntsman surfactant plants in Saint-Mihiel, France; ...

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Global Bioenergies: First milestone hit in BioMA+ project

06-Feb-2015

Global Bioenergies announces having reached the first milestone of the BioMA+ project which is financed by the French "Investissements d'Avenir" State program. The project aims at developing a renewable value chain to methacrylic acid, a key constituent of acrylic paints. Achieving this first ...

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Evolution of Arkema’s Executive Committee

04-Feb-2015

Effective 3 February 2015, Bernard Pinatel, currently CEO of Bostik, is being appointed a member of Arkema’s Executive Committee. He will succeed Pierre Chanoine who is retiring. Meanwhile, the structure of Arkema’s business segments is changing in the wake of the acquisition of Bostik. Bostik ...

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Arkema finalizes the acquisition of Bostik

04-Feb-2015

Arkema finalized the acquisition of Bostik. With this acquisition, the Group reaches a new milestone in its developmen. Bostik’s growth prospects and the complementarities identified between the two groups will sustain the success of this high value creating project.With the acquisition of ...

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Arkema finalizes the financing of its acquisition project of Bostik

15-Jan-2015

Arkema successfully completed a bond issue with a 10-year maturity and a 1.50% coupon. Taking advantage of favourable market conditions and supported by a strong oversubscription level the amount of the issue has been fixed at 700 million euros. This operation represents the last phase in the ...

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Global Bioenergies announces break-through in direct biological production of butadiene

01-Dec-2014

Global Bioenergies announced having succeeded in the production of bio-sourced butadiene by direct fermentation. It is the first time ever an entirely biological production process – i.e. without any chemical step - is reported for butadiene.Butadiene is a key platform molecule of the ...

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Arkema joins Together for Sustainability (TfS)

25-Nov-2014

Arkema becomes the ninth member of the TfS initiative, founded in 2011 by BASF, Bayer, Evonik Industries, Henkel, Lanxess and Solvay. The initiative has been built over sustainability best practices, principles to which Arkema adheres such as United Nations Global Compact and the Responsible ...

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Chemicals Companies to Increase Spend on Digital, with Cloud Computing and Analytics Expected to Generate the Highest ROI

24-Oct-2014

Chemicals companies’ investment in digital technologies will rise sharply in the next three years, with cloud computing and big data analytics expected to generate the highest return on investment, according to a new survey by Accenture.Almost all (94 percent) of the chemicals industry executives ...

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