Agriculture


Groundbreaking for Clariant’s sunliquid® cellulosic ethanol plant in Romania 

Groundbreaking ceremony for the new sunliquid plant in Craiova/Romania (from left to right): Urs Herren, Ambassador of Swiss Confederation, Claudiu Mares, State Secretary at the Ministry of Agriculture, Anton Anton, Minister of Energy, Paula Pîrvănescu, State Secretary at the Ministry of Business Environment, Commerce and Entrepreneurship, Christian Kohlpaintner, Member of the Executive Committee Clariant, Ion Prioteasa, Dolj County Council President, Philippe Mengal, Executive Director BBI JU, Constantin Gheorghita, Mayor of Podari, Oliver Kinkel, Head of Region Europe Clariant, Dragos Gavriluta, Clariant Project Director sunliquid Romania, Markus Rarbach, Head of Business Line Biofuels & Derivatives, Clariant, Martin Vollmer, Chief Technology Officer Clariant. 
(Photo: Clariant)Muttenz, September 12, 2018 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, today officially started construction of the first large-scale commercial sunliquid plant for the production of cellulosic ethanol made from agricultural residues. At the flagship facility, the sunliquid technology developed by the company is being used on an industrial scale for the first time. The occasion was marked with a traditional groundbreaking ceremony in Podari near Craiova in southwestern Romania, which was attended by official representatives of the Romanian government, the Swiss Ambassador Urs Herren, and a Clariant representation headed by Christian Kohlpaintner, Member of the Executive Committee.

SABIC launches STADECK heavy-duty panels

Lightweight STADECK™ panels are made from glass fiber reinforced thermoplastic resin.AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS, July 30, 2018 - SABIC, a global leader in the chemical industry, announces the launch of STADECK, its new heavy- duty panel for the building and construction industry. Made from glass fiber reinforced thermoplastic resin, the panel is extremely lightweight and offers significant advantages across a wide range of construction applications and building techniques where weight saving is important.

科莱恩推出全新Agrocer®白色颜料制备物

Agrocer白色006分散剂可当作水性颜料制备物来使用,且与所有颜料颜色兼容。
(图片提供:科莱恩)上海,2018年7月2日 –全球领先的特种化学品制造商科莱恩宣布其符合美国环保署(EPA)规定的全新Agrocer白色006分散剂现已上市。

Clariant breaks ground on joint venture production site in Cangzhou, China 

Clariant breaks ground on joint venture production site in Cangzhou, China. 
(Photo: Clariant)Shanghai, June 21, 2018 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, and Beijing Tiangang Auxiliary Co., Ltd. (Tiangang), today conducted a groundbreaking ceremony in Cangzhou (China), just over 200 km south of Beijing. The ceremony marked the start of the construction of a world-class production facility for stabilizers for plastics and textiles that will form the heart of the joint venture between both parties. The event was marked by a special event with representatives from both companies, as well as local officials.

科莱恩为大中华区种子着色提供粉末颜料和颜料色浆

Agrocer 系列包括六种粉末颜料和颜料色浆,可以搭配出丰富多彩的定制化颜色。
(图片提供:科莱恩)上海,2018年5月22日 –全球领先的特种化学品制造商科莱恩在中国推出了全系列的Agrocer 种子着色剂。Agrocer着色剂提供粉末颜料和颜料色浆两种形式,包含六个最为常用的颜色,并且已经通过种子安全测试。

Honest. Real. Authentic. Milliken’s ‘ColorDirection 2019’ foresees key trends in palette preferences

Reactint® polymeric colorants were invented by Milliken and specifically designed for coloring polyurethane and other thermoset resins.
(Photos © 2018 Milliken & Company, all rights reserved, MKPR182)Ghent, Belgium – Color can excite. Color can calm. Color can reassure. Color can provide identity. Color is a force to be reckoned with.

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