Member News

20/06/2019

Vinnolit takes part in new ‘Circular Flooring’ research project

Making PVC flooring even more recyclable
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05/04/2019

Nouryon increasing capacity of chloromethanes in Germany

Frankfurt expansion expected to complete by 2020
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04/04/2019

The law of purity: salt, water and electricity

Donau Chemie's "love story to chlor-alkali"
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03/04/2019

New CABB Group website online

Euro Chlor members reveal new digital 'business card'
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13/03/2019

BorsodChem begins production in Hungary

New membrane plant expands total capacity at Kazincbarcika
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22/02/2019

Vestolit (Mexichem) hosts youth science competition

Part of annual German 'Jugend forscht' event
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07/02/2019

Milan museum highlights basic chemicals

...with contributions from partner organisation Federchimica - Assobase
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23/01/2019

New membrane facility starts up in Sweden

Member company INOVYN begins production at Stenungsund
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15/01/2019

Cefic visit to member DOW in Stade

Celebrates start of WCC secretariat at Euro Chlor
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07/01/2019

Ercros starts up newest chlor-alkali plant

Vila-seca site begins production in Tarragona
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21/12/2018

ANWIL increases output at Włocławek facility

PLN 1.3 billion investment planned in Poland
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23/11/2018

New Chief Financial Officer for CABB Group

Markus Schürholz begins role as of 01 January 2019
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31/10/2018

Covestro to invest EUR 300 million to boost Antwerp aniline production

Part of German organisation’s MDI investment program
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09/10/2018

‘Nouryon’ joins the chlor-alkali sector

New name for AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals
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04/10/2018

AkzoNobel completes sale of Specialty Chemicals

Carlyle Group and GIC make purchase from Euro Chlor members
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24/09/2018

Safety and energy highlighted as key themes on Safety Day at AkzoNobel

Euro Chlor invited to present industry initiatives
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21/09/2018

Vynova opens potassium hydroxide plant in Belgium

Member’s new membrane electrolysis facility in Tessenderlo
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17/09/2018

INOVYN to expand in Belgium

Jemeppe site to increase general purpose PVC production
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07/09/2018

PCC expansion of monochloroacetic acid production planned in Poland

Speciality chemical increase to benefit chlorine production at the site
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13/08/2018

Global Conference on Chlorinated Alkanes set for 2018

Event to discuss regulatory developments of these versatile substances in New Delhi, India
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06/07/2018

AkzoNobel plans further increase of chloromethanes capacity

Frankfurt plant to expand by 2020
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02/07/2018

Member celebrating 25 years

Vinnolit milestone in same year as its 30 millionth ton of PVC
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19/06/2018

Covestro makes major investments in Tarragona

Member using novel technology to produce chlorine
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04/06/2018

CUF is now Bondalti

Big changes for Portuguese member company
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18/04/2018

Member investments demonstrate confidence and create career opportunities in Europe

Investments to support a safe, sustainable and successful chlor-alkali industry for Europe.
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09/04/2018

Kemira to expand production capacity at its site in Joutseno

Multi-million euro investment at chlor-alkali site in Finland
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06/04/2018

Covestro recruiting to support growth

Euro Chlor members are investing in sustainable and efficient technologies, creating growth and career opportunities in chlor-alkali.
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26/03/2018

Euro Chlor welcomes KEM ONE on board

KEM ONE, a major chlorochemicals and PVC producer, operating primarily in Europe, has joined Euro Chlor as a full member.
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08/03/2018

Further expansion planned by Ercros

Vila-seca plant to produce even more chlor-alkali in Tarragona
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14/02/2018

AkzoNobel and Evonik start chlorine and potassium hydroxide production in Germany

Members start joint venture works in Ibbenbüren
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07/12/2017

CABB’s MCA production site in China: first ISO certification

MCA plant meets strict requirements for German Euro Chlor member
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24/11/2017

Portuguese member to invest in new Spanish chlorine plant

CUF to invest €55 million as part of purchase from Solvay
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30/10/2017

Members receive top awards for Environmental and Safety efforts

Cefic commends Solvay and AkzoNobel for Responsible Care achievements
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17/10/2017

AkzoNobel planning further expansion in German chloromethanes

Capacity increase for use in vital pharmaceuticals and more
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16/10/2017

German member Vinnolit to expand in Bavaria

Gendorf chlorine capacity to increase by 2021
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30/08/2017

Vestolit boosts paste-PVC output at Marl plant

German member expands speciality PVC production
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14/07/2017

BASF introduces new chlorine thing in the fight against malaria

Member’s new mosquito net is first to receive WHO recommendation in over 30 years!
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14/06/2017

Covestro support for major world solar car event

Member racing in to help meet future transport challenges
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06/06/2017

Spolchemie begins membrane chlor-alkali production at Usti

Czech member ceases mercury-based production ahead of phase out deadline
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24/05/2017

All change at the top for member c

New CEO for Essen-based chlor-alkali manufacturer
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22/05/2017

Ercros to expand chlorine activities in Spain

Sabiñánigo site to triple production and bring more local jobs!
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26/04/2017

Member Covestro and UN begin joint project

Launch of a competition to find 'Young Champions' to improve the health of the planet
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24/03/2017

AkzoNobel praised for energy saving achievements

Member recognized for chlorine plant efficiency improvements
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01/03/2017

ANWIL receives EU funding for innovative project

Research into ceramics to increase cable fire resistance
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20/02/2017

AkzoNobel using bio-steam to sustainably produce salt

Sustainable production of chlorine precursor now a reality at Delfzijl
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13/02/2017

Spanish member company begins mercury phase-out

Electroquimica Onubense will start change to new membrane technology from May 2017
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08/02/2017

Member Evonik preparing for the digital age…

New subsidiary to develop futuristic digital solutions to address a range of industry challenges
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07/02/2017

EU Salt is ‘Going beyond the salt shaker’

Member announces major conference for June 2017
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02/02/2017

Members INOVYN to invest in EDC import capacity at Martorell, Spain

Work will maintain production at the site in post-mercury era
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11/01/2017

Members leading research into new ways to recycle salt

Covestro pilot plants to obtain raw ingredients for making chlorine!
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30/11/2016

CABB Pratteln; new mercury-free chlorine plant

Fine chemical manufacturer CABB has replaced the amalgam electrolysis plant for chlorine production at its Pratteln site in Switzerland with a plant using the latest generation of membrane technology.
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18/11/2016

BASF acknowledged as global leader in water management

Member recognised for efforts in efficient and sustainable water use
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19/10/2016

CUF obtains Gold Standard in Social Responsibility

Member receives global award from EcoVadis for efforts in environmental and social responsibility
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13/09/2016

Vinnolit achieves Social Responsibility Certification from EcoVadis

Member receives global award for efforts in environmental protection, sustainability and more
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02/08/2016

Divestment of Italian chlorine production site by Solvay to Caffaro

Chlorine production site at Torviscosa to be developed further by new owners.
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11/07/2016

Vestolit achieves Social Responsibility Certification

Euro Chlor member one of the first to be awarded with new German social responsibility standard.
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08/07/2016

INEOS completes acquisition of INOVYN

Euro Chlor members complete final stages of joint venture ahead of schedule
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14/06/2016

Vestolit promotes Young Science and Technology at Research Competition.

Member hosts research event to encourage the scientists of tomorrow
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28/04/2016

AkzoNobel and Atul Limited planning Indian MCA joint venture

AkzoNobel and Atul have signed a Letter of Intent to explore the feasibility of setting up a manufacturing joint venture for the production of monochloroacetic acid (MCA) in India.
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26/04/2016

New CUF-QI video on Chlorine Things

Member releases new video on the role of chemistry in creating the products we rely on daily
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14/04/2016

INOVYN confirms closure of last mercury cellroom in Runcorn

Member's UK unit closure to complete in early 2017
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07/04/2016

EuSalt Associate member of Euro Chlor

Euro Chlor is proud to have EU Salt as it's newest associate member. The Salt Federation comments that for the salt sector, it is essential to connect and sustain a good dialogue with its value chain.
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30/03/2016

Ercros plans to invest 28 million euros in the factory in Sabiñánigo

Within the framework of the visit of the regional minister of Economy, Industry and Employment of the Government of Aragon, Marta Gaston, to the factory in Sabiñánigo, Ercros has announced the investment plan of this center which provides activities for a total amount of 28 million euros for the period 2016-2020.
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24/03/2016

VESTOLIT Sales Channel for all Mexichem Resins in Europe

VESTOLIT GmbH is now the exclusive sales channel for all Mexichem Suspension PVC products in Europe.
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16/03/2016

Solvay and INEOS intend to advance Solvay’s exit from INOVYN joint venture

Solvay and INEOS announced their intention to end their 50/50 chlorovinyls INOVYN joint venture earlier than originally foreseen, with INEOS to become the sole shareholder.
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24/02/2016

KEM ONE: electrolysis conversion project has started

KEM ONE’s industrial modernisation project, the electrolysis conversion, will be completed by the end of 2016.
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24/02/2016

INOVYN: major investment in large scale KOH production facility

INOVYN has announced a major investment in a large scale potassium hydroxide (KOH) production facility at its Antwerp/Lillo site, Belgium.
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24/02/2016

Vinnolit: Dr. Josef Ertl consults as member of Advisory Board

Dr. Josef Ertl retired from his role as Managing Director and CEO of Vinnolit effective 31 October 2015. His successor as Managing Director will be Dr. Karl-Martin Schellerer.
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24/02/2016

SPOLCHEMIE announces the conversion to a membrane electrolysis

SPOLCHEMIE - Spolek pro chemickou a hutní výrobu, a.s. announces the plan to launch the new membrane electrolysis in the 2nd half of 2016. The nominal annual capacity of the new plant will be 60.000dmt of KOH and 43.000dmt of NaOH.
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24/02/2016

Covestro Board named

The Supervisory Board of Bayer MaterialScience AG (in future: Covestro) has named the members of the future Covestro Board of Management.
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24/02/2016

Brenntag acquires Turkish specialty chemicals

Brenntag has signed an agreement to acquire Parkoteks Kimya San.(Istanbul), a distribution company that offers a range of specialty chemicals products with a focus on the personal care industry.
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