March 14, 2023

Univar Solutions Going Private

Univar Solutions Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) (“Univar Solutions” or the “Company”) and Apollo (NYSE: APO) announced today that funds managed by affiliates of Apollo (the “Apollo Funds”) have entered into a definitive merger agreement to acquire the Company in an all-cash transaction that values the Company at an enterprise value of approximately $8.1 billion. read more

March 3, 2023

Epoxy Highlights from Westlake Investors Call

First question is just around the Epoxy acquisition. You’re kind of a year into it now. It’s been at the tough year here. So, can you do an after-action review? read more

February 28, 2023

New Epoxy Line From PPG

PPG announces the launch of PPG STEELGUARD 951 coating, an innovative epoxy intumescent fire protection coating designed to meet the demands of modern architectural steel, including up to three hours of cellulosic fire protection, said the company. read more

February 21, 2023

Huntsman Q4 Results

The decrease in segment adjusted EBITDA was primarily due to lower sales volumes, lower MDI margins, the negative impact of weaker major international currencies against the U.S. dollar and lower equity earnings from our minority-owned joint venture in China, partially offset by lower fixed costs. read more

February 6, 2023

Wind Troubles

Wind-Power Makers Suffer Huge Losses, Want To Abandon Major Project by Tyler Durden Monday, Feb 06, 2023 – 11:10 AM Authored by Thomas Lifson via AmericanThinker.com, The dream of “clean” (except for millions of dead birds) energy from wind farms is dying in the face of the poor economics (even with tax subsidies) and unreliable […] read more