Effective April 1st, 2020, DSM Engineering Plastics has changed its business group name into DSM Engineering Materials. With its new business group name, DSM Engineering Materials would like to emphasize the broad character of its specialty materials portfolio and expertise. Additionally, it brings better expression to its advanced materials engineering capabilities and know-how. Read More
Muttenz, April 8, 2020 – Clariant, a focused and innovative specialty chemical company, today announced it has started monthly production of 2 million liters of disinfectant at its facilities in Gendorf, Germany. This disinfectant is then directly or via repacking partners provided to regional hospitals and other vital institutions in Bavaria, who are currently facing limited availability of this critical product during the COVID-19 outbreak. Read More
Reinach, Switzerland, 7 April 2020 - Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals towards sustainable solutions, today announced the introduction of Mowiplus® HPC 9600, a new thickener for sanitizing gels to address global shortage due to COVID‑19 crisis. Read More
Thane, March 27, 2020 - To help fight the current COVID-19 pandemic in India, specialty chemicals company LANXESS India has donated its highly effective Rely+On™ Virkon™ disinfectant to Thane Municipal Corporation (TMC) to reduce the cross contamination of COVID-19 in civic hospitals and other establishments. Read More
Muttenz, March 26, 2020 – Clariant expands the Personal Care industry’s increasingly-limited preservation options for both traditional and natural formulations with the launch of next generation preservation booster Velsan® Flex. The 93% RCI (Renewable Carbon Index) innovation is highly versatile and effective in combination with all preservative types, enabling a reduction of typical preservative by as much as 50% while still achieving safe antimicrobial protection for cosmetics. Read More
Waalwijk (NL), 26 March 2020 - Royal DSM, a global science-based company in Nutrition, Health and Sustainable Living, today announced the release of Skins® Sandy, the newest addition to its Skins® range of haptic coating resins. Like the other Skins® resins, Sandy will enable brand owners and convertors to differentiate their products by adding an extra layer of sensory experience. Specifically, the new resin will enable print and packaging manufacturers to add sand-like textures to a wide range Read More
RONSE, BELGIUM – Textile innovator and specialty chemical producer Devan answers questions regarding anti-viral textile finish solutions following the growing spread of the COVID-19 outbreak. Read More
Muttenz, March 25, 2020 – Clariant Plastics & Coatings Healthcare Polymer Solutions announces a new family of ABS polymer compounds that offer makers of medical devices and pharmaceutical packaging enhanced functionality without compromising on compliance with regulatory requirements. The resins are part of the MEVOPUR line of color and additive concentrates and ‘ready-to-use’ polymer compounds. Read More
Over the past decade, Chemspec India has continued to develop and reinforce itself as the must-attend networking platform for both domestic and international buyers and sellers of Fine and Speciality Chemicals.
Chemspec India 2019 welcomed over 15,300 industry professionals to the Bombay Exhibition Centre in Mumbai. Visitors from throughout India, Europe, China and the USA helped to make Chemspec India 2019 a truly upbeat networking occasion as they toured 336 exhibitor companies on-site and sat in on the range of technical conferences and seminars on offer.
Chemspec India 2020 takes place from 16-17 April 2020 at the Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai.
The Fine and Speciality Chemicals industry in India represents a $30billion market, which is growing at 10-12% annually – faster than the chemical sector as a whole. The industry not only serves the local market, but also the global one and is competitive in many areas, including China.