BASF has become the first extruded polystyrene (XPS) manufacturer to obtain technical approvals (construction type) for products welded in a contactless process.
CPhI China, the Asian giant Pharma event, saw double-digit growth in 2017. This year’s event surpassed 55,000 visitors, 10,000 of those coming from overseas.
Nexira’s Fibregum is now ‘FODMAP Friendly’ certified, meaning it is low in fermentable sugars and suitable for people requiring a low FODMAP diet.
Adama Brasil is looking to invest US$30-50 million in new factories in Brazil for producing new active ingredients for agrochemicals that are currently imported from China. The project will include building a new factory in the plant of the municipality of Taquari in Rio Grande do Sul, which hosts four other units, and also in the city of Londrina, state of Paraná.
The largest USA-based API show, attracting 700-800 chemists and business development personnel from the pharmaceutical, biotech, chemical, and chemistry services industries.
Anue Water Technologies, the leading manufacturer of high-efficiency ozone and oxygen generation and injection systems for the elimination of odour, corrosion and FOG (fat, oil, grease) in wastewater, will introduce its strong, new management team, key technology improvements and live product demonstrations at the upcoming WEFTEC Show in Chicago, on 2nd to 4th October 2017.
in-cosmetics North America, the interactive personal care ingredient event in North America, will launch a brand-new programme for marketing and product development professionals when it returns to New York City in October 2017.
CordenPharma is pleased to announce that CordenPharma Latina, located near Sermoneta, Italy, has received news that the US-FDA warning letter previously received has been closed, with a closeout date of August 15, 2017. This success is the result of a holistic and systematic approach to remediate the observations throughout the facility.
A new dimethyl ether (DME) production plant, scheduled to open in the first half of 2018, is being built to supply Russian and Customs Union countries with high purity DME for cosmetic and technical products.
One of the UK’s top manufacturing exporters has criticised the Government for making the full transition to Brexit unnecessarily complex. The chemical and pharmaceutical industry, whose wider activities (manufacturing plus distribution) is the largest exporter of manufactured goods with annual exports of close to £50 billion, has questioned the value of an interim customs union.