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AkzoNobel announces new CEO

AkzoNobel announces new CEO

Ton Büchner has resigned as CEO of AkzoNobel with immediate effect, citing health reasons.  

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British Coatings Federation wins Trade Association of the Year 2017

British Coatings Federation wins Trade Association of the Year 2017

The British Coatings Federation (BCF) beat over 300 other trade associations in the UK to be crowned ‘Trade Association of the Year 2017’ at awards hosted by the Trade Association Forum.

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Arkema expands production by 30% at Nansha, China facility

Arkema expands production by 30% at Nansha, China facility

To support the growth of Sartomer, the world leader in specialty photocure resins, Arkema is to expand its production capacity at its Nansha facility in China by over 30%. 

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AkzoNobel adds golden touch to China’s high-speed train technology

AkzoNobel adds golden touch to China’s high-speed train technology

China's latest generation of high-speed trains is creating a colourful golden blur across the country after AkzoNobel's colour expertise was called upon to create a special custom coating.

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Huntsman CEO responds to Clariant merger opposition

Huntsman CEO responds to Clariant merger opposition

Having announced their intentions to combine to form the world’s largest speciality chemicals company, the proposed merger between Switzerland’s Clariant and the USA’s Huntsman has suffered a setback after two hedge fund companies bought a combined 7.2% stake in Clariant and opposed the merger.

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