Sept. 24, 2018

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Sept. 24, 2018

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Clariant, Sabic to merge part of materials portfolio

Swiss materials supplier Clariant AG and Saudi chemical company Sabic are to merge parts of their businesses in a bid to create a leading supplier of high-performance materials. The deal does not include several well-known Sabic materials that originated with GE Plastics.

Univar CEO says company may not be 'right home' for Nexeo plastics business

Chemical company Univar Inc. has a deal to buy Nexeo Solutions Inc., but its CEO says company leaders aren't sure if Univar is the “right home” for Nexeo's $1.8 billion plastics business.