BASF Q3 Results

BASF Group third-quarter EBIT before special items declines 24% from prior-year quarter; outlook for 2019 confirmed

  • Sales of €15.2 billion (minus 2%);

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Good News Can Be Bad News

University dumps prof who revealed polar bears actually thriving
Refuted major claim of global-warming activists

Published October 21, 2019 at 8:59pm


The Canadian zoologist who led the way in debunking the claim that climate change is endangering polar bears says the University of Victoria bowed to “outside pressure”

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Next Wave of M&A Activity

Next wave of chemical M&A to see mid-size companies buy corporate carve-outs – banker

Author: Joseph Chang


NEW YORK (ICIS)–The next wave of mergers and acquisitions activity in the chemical sector will involve mid-size companies buying non-core assets being divested by larger companies,

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Dow Propane DeHydrogenation Expansion

US Dow to retrofit Louisiana cracker for on-purpose propylene

Author: Stefan Baumgarten


HOUSTON  (ICIS)–Dow will retrofit proprietary fluidised catalytic dehydrogenation (FCDh) technology into one of its mixed-feed crackers in Plaquemine,

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Getting the Band Back Together

Fitz Chem Appoints New Leadership for Industrial Chemicals


October 11, 2019

ITASCA, IL – Chemical distributor Fitz Chem-Nagase Group has appointed Tom Downing to a newly developed role as Director of New Supplier Development.

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