Imperial and BASF partner to advance innovative form of chemical manufacturing

Imperial College London and chemical company BASF are working in partnership to develop flow chemistry, an innovative approach to chemical production. The technique could allow the chemical industry to manufacture chemicals, for example agrochemical actives,...

GLOBAL CHEMICAL AND INGREDIENT DISTRIBUTOR PRIDES ITSELF ON LOCAL SERVICE

Univar Solutions framed its ambitions in just one short sentence when it went on the acquisition trail last year. It was and continues to be determined to redefine distribution and be the most valued chemical...

New HRS multi-pass heat exchanger improves heat transfer of viscous materials

The unique HRS R Series of scraped surface heat exchangers is well established for multi-tube scraped surface installations thanks to its ability to provide a large surface area with a very small footprint, and...

Deadly degrees of difference – how small changes in temperature can impact productivity

Temperature plays a crucial role in everyday life. One small change could impact something simple such as a morning coffee or larger aspects such as seasons and personal health. In manufacturing, temperature can mean...

Acquisition of Tan International Ltd by Brenntag

Brenntag, the global market leader in chemical and ingredients distribution, has further strengthened its position in the UK by acquiring Tan International Ltd.  Tan International is a reputable distributor and blender of specialty and industrial...

2M Holdings Ltd expands in Cosmetics Ingredients in France with Ingretech SAS acquisition

The 2M Holdings group of companies is delighted to announce the addition of Ingretech SAS (Paris, France) to its family of personal care specialty ingredients companies. Ingretech (www.ingretech.fr) was established 6 years ago by...

Bulk materials behaving badly

If you are experiencing handling issues with your particulate materials, one or more of our February short courses could help you find out why and how to resolve them. Issues such as segregation, caking...

Brenntag UK and Ireland enters the next 100 years in the North East

Brenntag, the global market leader in chemical distribution, have held an official opening of the new distribution site at the Turbine Business Park, Sunderland. The new Brenntag North East site is an important development for...

Brenntag UK and Ireland opens the new site in the Turbine Business Park

Brenntag, the global market leader in chemical distribution, has held an Open Day celebrating the launch of the new site in the Turbine Business Park, Sunderland. The new Brenntag North East site is an important...

Industry first for Brenntag

Chemical Industry Journal continues to follow Brenntag UK & Ireland. We meet Russel Argo, Regional President, Brenntag UK & Ireland, to discuss the company’s recent developments, sustainability and Responsible Care initiatives, and innovating for...