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  • DuPont to sell Neoprene unit to Japanese firm

    Dec 17, 2014

    WILMINGTON, Del.—DuPont Performance Polymers has signed a definitive agreement to sell its Neoprene polychloroprene business to Denka Performance Elastomer L.L.C., a joint venture between Denka Kagaku Kogyo K.K. and Mitsui & Co. Ltd.

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  • Nynas inaugurates Asia supply hub in Singapore

    By: Patrick Raleigh, European Rubber Journal Dec 17, 2014

    SINGAPORE—Nynas A.B. recently has inaugurated a new Singapore logistics hub, intended to speed up deliveries of naphthenic specialty oils and increase availability in the Asia-Pacific region.

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  • At odds with performance: Barington rips Omnova management, directors; plans to nominate 3 to company's board

    Dec 15, 2014

    NEW YORK—Barington Capital Group L.P. said it intends to nominate three people to Omnova Solutions Inc.'s board of directors at the firm's 2015 Annual Meeting of Shareholders scheduled for mid-March. The nominations include Joseph Gingo, chairman, president and CEO of A....

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  • Deadline news

    Dec 15, 2014

    ContiTech CEO Wente to step down in April HANOVER, Germany—Heinz-Gerhard Wente will step down as CEO of ContiTech A.G. on April 30, allowing his contract to terminate at his own request, the firm said. Continental A.G.—ContiTech's parent—has appointed Hans-Juergen Duensing to...

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  • ExxonMobil predicts major shifts in energy markets

    Dec 12, 2014

    IRVING, Texas—Growth in the global middle class, expansion of emerging economies and an additional 2 billion people in the world will contribute to a 35 percent increase in energy demand by 2040, according to a new report released by ExxonMobil.

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  • Omnova to increase latex product prices

    Dec 12, 2014

    BEACHWOOD, Ohio—Omnova Solutions Inc.'s Paper, Carpet and Specialty Ingredients businesses are boosting prices of all latex products sold in North American markets by 3 cents a pound.

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