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Solvay building PEEK unit in Georgia


February 24, 2015 8:36 am ET

Solvay SA is building a polyether etherketone resin plant in Augusta, Ga. The unit will be the company's second PEEK plant — the Brussels, Belgium-based chemicals company opened a plant in Panoli, India, in 2008.

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Materials market sees more deals


January 27, 2015 11:26 am ET

Plastics materials deals showed modest growth in 2014, increasing 6 percent vs. their 2013 total.

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Solvay completes purchase of Ryton PPS


January 5, 2015 3:22 pm ET

Chevron Phillips Chemical Co. started the new year by finalizing the sale of its Ryton polyphenylene sulfide business to Solvay SA.

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Solvay increases production in India


December 3, 2014 12:06 pm ET

Solvay SA has announced it will ramp up resin production at its plant in Gujarat, India by 25 percent.

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Brazil regulator vetoes Braskem purchase of Solvay Indupa


November 12, 2014 5:16 pm ET

Brazil's anti-trust regulatory body, the Administrative Council for Economic Defense (CADE), has vetoed Braskem SA's purchase of Solvay Indupa SAIC.

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RusVinyl launches production, bringing new PVC capacity to Russia


September 24, 2014 12:15 pm ET

Russia has taken a major new step towards satisfying its rising domestic PVC demand with the long-awaited launch of the RusVinyl PVC plant at Kstovo in the Nizhny Novgorod region.

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Solvay buying Ryton business for $220 million


September 4, 2014 12:27 pm ET

Solvay SA will pay $220 million to acquire the Ryton-brand polyphenylene sulfide business from Chevron Phillips Chemical Co.

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Shanghai 3F, Solvay announce JV plant


July 11, 2014 2:01 pm ET

Shanghai 3F New Materials Co. Ltd. and Solvay SA have formed a joint venture new fluoromonomer TFE and PTFE polymers production plant in Changshu, China.

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Solvay, Ineos JV to be named Inovyn, open by end of 2014


June 26, 2014 12:57 pm ET

Solvay SA and Ineos Group AG have given a name to their chlorovinyls joint venture, Inovyn, as the two firms prepare the launch the company by the end of 2014.

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Solvay announces new products, expansion plans for Asia


May 13, 2014 12:37 pm ET

Solvay SA introduced its latest products that can help fight against pollution emissions by improving powertrain efficiency, increase lightweight performance, and optimize vehicle electrification during Chinaplas 2014.

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