April 05, 2020

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LANXESS

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PMC Group completes acquisition of Lanxess’ Organotin specialties business assets

PMC Group N.A., Inc. and Lanxess Organometallics GmbH (“Lanxess”) have announced that PMC has acquired Lanxess’ organotin specialties product line. The transaction, previously reported on 13 November 2019, closed effective 30 December 2019. The business included Lanxess’ global organotin catalyst, organotin specialties and intermediates product lines. PMC Group is a U.S.- based growth oriented, diversified, […]

January 6, 2020
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LANXESS makes changes to distribution setup for lubricant additives business in North America

The Additives (ADD) business unit of specialty chemicals company LANXESS is restructuring its distribution setup for its lubricant additives products. Its Lubricant  Additives business line, which offers a comprehensive product portfolio for the lubricant industry, announced that Palmer Holland will become the distributor for its lubricant additives products in North America. The Ohio-based specialty chemical distributor […]

April 30, 2019
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LANXESS launches lubricant additive for passenger car and high-performance engine oils

German specialty chemicals company LANXESS, based in Cologne, is launching an organic lubricant additive for passenger car and high-performance engine oils. The new Additin RC 3502 has been specifically developed to reduce friction and deliver sustained performance and anti-wear protection. The friction modifier is non-corrosive, compatible with all synthetic and mineral engine oils and has […]

April 16, 2019
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LANXESS announces capacity expansion for corrosion inhibitor products

German specialty chemicals company LANXESS has successfully completed a debottlenecking project resulting in a 15% increase in the global production capacity of its Additin RC 4000 series of corrosion inhibition additives. The additional capacities are a result of process synergies identified and realized following LANXESS’s 2017 acquisition of U.S.-based Chemtura Corporation, which expanded its lubricant […]

February 27, 2019
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Saudi Aramco completes acquisition of LANXESS’s remaining stake in ARLANXEO joint venture

Saudi Aramco has completed the acquisition of LANXESS‘s interest in ARLANXEO Holding B.V., a Netherlands-based specialty chemicals joint venture between Saudi Aramco and LANXESS launched in 2016. All relevant authorities have granted approvals for the transaction which was first announced in August 2018. Saudi Aramco’s purchase of LANXESS’s 50% share in ARLANXEO, valued at EUR1.5 […]

January 3, 2019