Loading...
You are here:  Home  >  'Clariant'  -  Page 4
Latest

Clariant to Grow in Australia with New Masterbatches Plant.

By   /  August 18, 2014  /  Chemicals & Dyes  /  No Comments

Muttenz, Switzerland – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, announced plans to build its newest masterbatches plant in greater Sydney Area, Australia. The new plant will mainly serve the Australian market with a full range of color and additive masterbatches, technically innovative solutions and services to meet the growing local needs. Construction on the […]

Read More →
Latest

Clariant Second Quarter 2014 – Higher Volumes Continued to Drive Growth.

By   /  August 1, 2014  /  Chemicals & Dyes  /  No Comments

Muttenz, Switzerland – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, today announced second quarter 2014 sales from continuing operations of CHF 1.531 billion compared to CHF 1.544 billion in the second quarter of 2013, equivalent to sales growth of 6% in local currencies.

Read More →
Latest

CB&I and Clariant’s Polypropylene Catalyst Partnership off to a Successful Start.

By   /  July 23, 2014  /  Chemicals & Dyes  /  No Comments

Muttenz, Switzerland – CB&I and Clariant announced its new Ziegler-Natta polypropylene catalyst production plant in Louisville, Kentucky, is on schedule to begin production in 2015. The plant is part of a long-term strategic partnership between Clariant’s Catalysts business unit and CB&I’s Lummus Novolen Technology business. Based at Clariant’s largest US production hub, the state

Read More →
Latest

Ashland Inc. and Clariant Complete Sale of ASK Chemicals Joint Venture to Rhône.

By   /  July 2, 2014  /  Chemicals & Dyes  /  No Comments

Kentucky, United States – Ashland Inc., and Clariant announced they have completed the previously announced sale of their joint venture, ASK Chemicals GmbH headquartered in Hilden, Germany, to investment funds affiliated with Rhône, a London and New York-based private equity investment firm. The enterprise value of the transaction, before debt and

Read More →
Latest

Clariant Responds to Growing Demand – 50% Capacity Increase for Innovative Licocene® Performance Polymers.

By   /  June 26, 2014  /  Chemicals & Dyes  /  No Comments

Muttenz, Switzerland – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, will be increasing production capacity for its Licocene Performance Polymers by 50% at its facility on the Frankfurt-Höchst Industrial Park in Germany. The debottlenecking of Clariant’s existing production line represents a low double-digit million Swiss Franc investment, with the additional capacity

Read More →
Latest

Clariant Closes Sale of Leather Services Business.

By   /  May 2, 2014  /  Chemicals & Dyes  /  No Comments

Muttenz, Switzerland – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, announced the closing of the sale of its Leather Services business to Stahl Holdings B.V. as of April 30, 2014. Stahl, majority owned by Wendel Group, is a Dutch company providing high-quality chemicals, dyes and coatings for leather and other applications. The combination of both […]

Read More →
Latest

Clariant Posts CHF 1.492 Billion in Revenues, Growth of 5%.

By   /  May 2, 2014  /  Chemicals & Dyes  /  No Comments

Muttenz, Switzerland – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, announced first quarter 2014 sales from continuing operations of CHF 1.492 billion compared to CHF 1.526 billion in the first quarter of 2013. This corresponds to an increase of 5% in local currencies. The 5% organic sales growth was driven by 4% higher volumes and an […]

Read More →
Latest

Clariant and Ashland to Sell ASK Chemicals JV to Rhône.

By   /  April 9, 2014  /  Chemicals & Dyes  /  No Comments

Switzerland / United States – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, and Ashland Inc. announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement to sell their joint venture, ASK Chemicals headquartered in Hilden, Germany, to investment funds affiliated with Rhône, a London and New York-based private equity investment firm. The enterprise value of the […]

Read More →
Latest

Clariant Chooses Renewable Raw Materials for High-Performance Pigments.

By   /  April 9, 2014  /  Chemicals & Dyes, Sustainable / Eco Textiles  /  No Comments

Muttenz, Switzerland – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, is incorporating renewable raw materials into Quinacridone pigments produced at its Frankfurt-Hoechst facility in Germany. The achievement makes Clariant the first pigment producer to offer high performance pigments that are based on bio-succinic acid solutions. First pigment producer to develop high-performance pigments based on bio-succinic acid […]

Read More →
Latest

Clariant Joins the Chemical Industry Initiative Together for Sustainability.

By   /  March 28, 2014  /  Sustainable / Eco Textiles  /  No Comments

Muttenz, Switzerland – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, announced membership in the chemical industry initiative “Together for Sustainability” (TfS), an organization founded in 2011 and aiming at jointly improving sustainability practices within the supply chains of the chemical industry. Clariant becomes the eighth member in the

Read More →