Dendrochemistry

Michelman announces Dr. Richard (Rick) I. Michelman will become the organization’s next President & CEO, effective January 1, 2022. At that time Steven J. Shifman, President & CEO since 2003, will assume the role of Executive Chairman.

Buckman announced global price increases of 5-20% for all product offerings. The price increases will become effective immediately. Price increases will vary depending on geographic region, solutions offered and markets served.

Kemira announces the start-up of a new dry polymer production plant in Ulsan, South Korea. The plant produces high quality dry polyacrylamide (DPAM) products primarily for retention and drainage applications which are critical in modern, fast paper and board production. The investment is a joint venture between Kemira ...

Metsä Spring Ltd has made an equity investment in Montinutra Ltd, a startup converting forest industry side streams into high-value bioactive products. The financing round totals approximately Euro 1 million. Montinutra intends to produce valuable ingredients for the cosmetics, food and beverage, and pharmaceutical ind...