Wageningen University & Research has announced it has achieved a breakthrough in organic acid production using a biotechnological method.
DLA Piper is advising Sinopec on its acquisition of Chevron's downstream oil business' in South Africa and Botswana.
Shuji Mori has been named as the new Chief Executive Officer of Yokogawa Corporation of America.
More Petrochemicals news
According to Lucintel, the global basic petrochemical market is expected to reach US$603.2 billion by 2021.
Entegris Inc. has partnered up with China's Spectrum Materials to manufacture Entegris specialty chemicals in China.
Shandong Yuhuang Shengshi Chemical has selected LyondellBasell Hostalen ACP PE Technology for its petrochemical complex in Heze, China.
AkzoNobel has rejected a bid from PPG International and announces a proposal to separate its specialty chemicals business.
Neste Jacobs and Coolbrook have announced their plans to develop new olefin cracking technology based on a hydrocarbon cracking method where ethylene, the core raw material for polyethylene, is produced.