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  • Tosoh Quartz Receives Intel’s 2016 Preferred Quality Supplier Award

    Tosoh Quartz, Inc. has been recognized by Intel as a 2016 Preferred Quality Supplier (PQS) award winner. The PQS award celebrates exceptional, persistent performance and the continuous pursuit of excellence. Suppliers have exceeded expectations and performance goals in quality, cost, availability, technology, customer service, labor and ethics systems, and environmental sustainability...
  • Edgewater Capital Completes the Acquisition of BASF’s Inorganic Specialties Business; Renames the Company Callery

    Edgewater Capital Partners (“Edgewater”) has completed the previously announced acquisition of BASF’s Inorganic Specialties business, which includes the Evans City, Pennsylvania production site and the Specialty Alcoholates, Boranes and Alkali Metals product lines. The Company has been renamed “Callery”, a name that speaks to the innovation and customer focus for which Callery Chemical was known and the best practices established during BASF’s ownership...
  • Sanofi and Lonza Enter into a Strategic Partnership to Establish a Large-Scale Biologics Production Facility

    Sanofi and Lonza announced today that they have entered into a strategic partnership to build and operate a large-scale mammalian cell culture facility for monoclonal antibody production in Visp, Switzerland. The strategic partnership in the form of a joint venture combines the strong biologics development pipeline of Sanofi with the expertise of Lonza to design, construct, start-up and operate a state-of-the-art large-scale mammalian cell culture facility...
  • Accella Agrees to Purchase Spray Polyurethane Foam Business from Covestro

    Accella Polyurethane Systems LLC (“Accella”) has agreed to purchase certain assets of the North American spray polyurethane foam (SPF) business located in Spring, TX, from Covestro LLC. The sale is scheduled to be completed in the second quarter of 2017. Financial terms have not been disclosed...
  • Pilot Chemical Company Names New Sales Manager for Latin America

     Bert Gutierrez is Pilot Chemical Company’s new general manager for Latin America, where he will oversee the growth of products and technology in all Latin American territories. He replaces Sarah Mester, who moved to director of corporate development in January 2017...
  • Strem Chemicals and Dotz Nano Ltd. Sign Distribution Agreement for Graphene Quantum Dots Collaboration

    Strem Chemicals, Inc., a manufacturer of specialty chemicals for research and development, and Dotz Nano Ltd., an exciting new company aimed at capitalizing on the technological innovation in the Graphene Quantum Dots (GQD) market, are proud to announce the signing of a licensing agreement...
  • Archroma Joins the SOCMA Family

    Archroma is a global color and specialty chemicals company headquartered in Reinach near Basel, Switzerland. It operates with 3,000 employees over 35 countries and with 24 production sites. Its three businesses – Brand & Performance Textile Specialties - BPT, Packaging & Paper Specialties - PP, and Coatings, Adhesives & Sealants - CAS...
  • Pilot Chemical Company Achieves Responsible Care® Certification

    Pilot Chemical Company announced today it earned its certification under the American Chemistry Council (ACC) Responsible Care program demonstrating the company’s commitment to the highest standards of health, safety, security and environmental performance for both its products and operations...
  • Lonza Successfully Places 5.0 million New Shares, Raising Gross Proceeds of CHF 865 million

    Lonza Group AG ("Lonza", VTX: LONN.VX) has successfully placed 5.0 million new shares by way of an accelerated book building procedure with selected investors in Switzerland (private placement) and outside of Switzerland to institutional investors and qualified institutional buyers (in reliance on Regulation S and 144A of the U.S. Securities Act) (the "Placement")...
  • Lonza Reports Record-Breaking Financial Performance, Resulting in 24.2% CORE EBIT Growth, Driven by Pharma&Biotech

    Throughout 2016 Lonza continued to deliver record financial results with outstanding improvements across all key performance indicators, leading to the best-ever full-year results in the company’s history. The strong sales growth and high margin improvement are the result of diligent and disciplined application of the company’s successful strategy...

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