Clariant on course for growth in North America

ClariantMuttenz, August 28, 2015 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, provided investors, analysts and journalists important details of the specific challenges and opportunities in North America as well as unique insights into the latest market and technology trends within Clariant’s Business Units Catalysis and Oil & Mining Services at Clariant´s Roundtable event in San Francisco on August 25.

Clariant supports sustainable agriculture in China through dedicated specialty chemical solutions

Clariant supports sustainable agriculture in China through dedicated specialty chemical solutions. (Photo: Clariant)Shanghai, August 28, 2015 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, today hosts a media roundtable event in Shanghai to highlight its products and services that contribute to sustainable agriculture in China. With sustainability high on its corporate agenda, Clariant is fully committed to offering its expertise and solutions in specialty chemicals dedicated to the agricultural industry.

Clariant wins the 100th global reference for its AmoMax®-10 catalyst

Award ceremony at Catalysts Defining the future Conference in San Francisco, USA for 100th reference of catalyst AmoMax®-10. (Photo: Clariant)Munich, August 27, 2015 – Clariant, world leader in specialty chemicals, announced today that Iowa Fertilizer Company (IFCo) became the 100th customer of AmoMax®-10. The innovative AmoMax-10 is a highly active catalyst, capable of substantial energy savings in the ammonia production process. With its proven market success both locally in the US as well as globally, Clariant has built a solid reputation as a leading supplier of catalysts for ammonia synthesis. An award ceremony was held on August 26th in San Francisco at Clariant’s renowned “Defining the Future” conference.

Clariant’s new ENVICAT® N₂O-S proven extremely effective in removing harmful N₂O from chemical plants

ClariantMunich, August 26, 2015 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, announced today a new development in controlling harmful nitrous oxide (N₂O) emissions. Nitrous oxide emissions are harmful in two ways: they exacerbate the greenhouse effect and damage the ozone layer. At present, nitrous oxide is destroying the ozone layer more aggressively than any other substance. The new ENVICAT® N₂O-S has been proven particularly effective in the decomposition of N₂O in secondary nitric acid installations or high N₂O containing gas streams such as from adipic acid production.

Clariant Oil Services’ new HOSTAFRAC® SF 13213 delivers a step change for flowback aid sustainability

Clariant Oil Services’ new HOSTAFRAC® SF 13213 delivers a step change for flowback aid sustainability. (Photo: Clariant)Houston, TX, August 25, 2015 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, today announced its new HOSTAFRAC® SF 13213 innovative chemical flowback aid for hydraulic fracturing.

Clariant’s new VAMax™ catalysts improve the economics of the Vinyl-Acetate Monomer production process

ClariantMunich, August 25, 2015 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, announced today the successful expansion of its selective oxidation catalyst portfolio with its new VAMax™ -series catalysts, which offers high-activity for Vinyl-Acetate Monomer (VAM) producers.

New Dielectric Mirror a good reflection on Guardian

Guardian Dielectric Mirror is now available in the UK and Ireland, offering a new dimension to modern design.
(Photo Guardian Industries Corp., GRDPR005)Bertrange, Luxembourg, August 25, 2015 - Guardian Dielectric Mirror is now available in the UK and Ireland, offering a new dimension to modern design.

Clariant Highlights North American Initiatives at San Francisco Roundtable

ClariantMuttenz, August 25, 2015 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, will highlight today its initiatives for the North American market to investors, analysts and journalists at Clariant´s Roundtable event in San Francisco. The event will provide important insights into the latest market and technology trends within the specialty chemicals market and focus on its specific challenges and opportunities especially in North America. An additional focal point will be the growth drivers of the global catalysts and oil businesses – in which Clariant is a major player.

PR.Konektor strengthens its leadership team

PR.Konektor strengthens its leadership team.PR.Konektor, Eurocom Worldwide’s member agency in the Czech Republic and Slovakia, has announced the appointment of Radek Vítek to its leadership team as executive director. Radek was previously Managing Director at Ogilvy PR for eight years. PR.Konektor is one of the most dynamic PR agencies in this region and Radek will be responsible for corporate communication development and multiple PR services.

SABIC STORIES OF POSSIBLE WINS SILVER AND BRONZE STEVIE® AWARDS IN 2015 INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS AWARDSSM

SABIC’s Stories of Possible is honoured with a Silver Stevie® Award in the category Communications or PR Campaign of the Year – Marketing Business-to-Business and with a Bronze Stevie® Award in Brand Experience of the Year - Business-to-Business of the 2015 International Business Awards.Sittard, The Netherlands - August 18, 2015 - SABIC’s campaign Stories of Possible was named the winner of a Silver Stevie® Award in the “Communications or PR Campaign of the Year – Marketing Business-to-Business” category, and a Bronze Stevie® Award in “Brand Experience of the Year - Business-to-Business” of the 12th Annual International Business Awards today.

Songwon Industrial Group releases Financial Results for Q2/2015

SongwonUlsan, Korea – August 14, 2015 – Today, Songwon Industrial Group (www.songwon.com) released its financial results for Q2. The Group announced sales of 157,009 Mil. KRW and a gross profit margin of 20.3% for Q2 - an increase of 6.5% points compared to Q2/2014.

Clariant Chemicals’ Sales at Rs. 227 crore in Q2, 2015

ClariantMumbai, August 4, 2015 – Clariant Chemicals (India) Limited, India’s leading specialty chemicals producer, recorded a net sales of Rs. 227 crore for the quarter ended June 30, 2015 as compared to Rs. 264 crore for the corresponding quarter of the previous year. The profit before tax stood at Rs. 6 crore, for the quarter ended June 30, 2015.

EMG is new European lead media relations and marketing communications agency for glass manufacturer Guardian Industries

EMG is new European lead media relations and marketing communications agency for glass manufacturer Guardian Industries. EMG will advise Guardian Europe on a communication strategy that supports its development of a regional business model. (Photo: EMG, PR037)Bergen op Zoom, August 4, 2015 – Guardian Industries' Glass Group in Europe has selected EMG as its lead media relations and marketing communications agency in the region, including Russia and the CIS. EMG will advise Guardian Europe on a communication strategy that supports its development of a regional business model and consistent customer engagement throughout Europe.

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