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LANXESS with good third quarter of 2022

In a challenging environment with a continued rise in energy and raw material costs, the specialty chemicals company LANXESS delivered good results for the third quarter of 2022: Sales increased by a significant 38.2 percent from EUR 1.581 billion in the prior-year quarter to EUR 2.185 billion.



Entire value chain to become climate-neutral

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS is taking the next step in climate protection and has set a target for its scope 3 emissions: The Group aims to make its upstream and downstream supply chains climate-neutral by 2050. This includes indirect emissions, particularly from purchased raw materials, but also from logistics and end products.



LANXESS with good Q2 2022 despite challenging environment

In a challenging environment with increased raw material and energy costs and difficult logistics conditions, LANXESS increased its earnings again: EBITDA pre exceptionals was EUR 253 million in the second quarter of 2022, 14.5 percent higher than the prior-year quarter’s figure of EUR 221 million.



Natural preservative from LANXESS granted EU approval for beverages

Nagardo, a new natural preservative from LANXESS, is now approved for use in non-alcoholic beverages in the European Union as well.



LANXESS completes acquisition of IFF’s microbial control business

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS has completed the acquisition of the microbial control business unit of the U.S. group International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (IFF).



LANXESS increases prices for ion exchange resins and iron oxide adsorbers

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS will globally increase its basic prices for all Lewatit ion exchange resins and Bayoxide iron oxide adsorbers for water treatment applications by approximately 10 percent.



“Quality Works”: LANXESS focuses on electromobility and sustainability at K 2022

LANXESS will be exhibiting at K 2022 in Duesseldorf, the world’s largest trade fair for plastics and rubber, under the motto “Quality Works”.



LANXESS adds new sustainable product variants to Tepex composites range

LANXESS is placing an emphasis on sustainability in its business activities, driving the circular economy forward.



LANXESS: New halogen-free, flame-retardant PBT compound for high-voltage connectors

In the powertrain or battery of electric vehicles, as well as in the charging infrastructure of electromobility, plastic components are often exposed to high temperatures along with very strong currents and high voltages.



LANXESS offers material solutions for radar sensors in driver assistance systems

Modern cars are now equipped with numerous advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) and corresponding sensors in ever-increasing numbers.



LANXESS presents new sustainable products for the polyurethane industry

From October 19 to 26, 2022, specialty chemicals company LANXESS will be showcasing its extensive product range designed to improve sustainability in the polyurethane industry along the value chain at the K 2022 in Duesseldorf, Germany.



LANXESS: New laser transmission welding machine for plastics development

Modern cars are increasingly equipped with advanced driver assistance systems, a trend that is strongly accelerating the demand for plastic housings to accommodate electronic parts and components such as sensors, antennas, and control units.



LANXESS’ Modulast PUR modifier for enhanced performance and economy

International supply chains have been impaired by the Corona pandemic since 2020, and the supply bottlenecks have been further exacerbated by the effect of Russia’s war on Ukraine.



New large-scale application for plastics from LANXESS in electric vehicles

The technical plastics polyamide 6 and polyamide 66 are admittedly materials with very similar properties, yet they are frequently in competition to one another.



Sustainable colorants for the plastics industry

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS offers the plastics industry high-performance and sustainable colorants for the coloration of engineering plastics.



Giving heat the cold shoulder

Thermally conductive plastics have great potential for use in thermal management of charging systems for electric vehicles.



LANXESS auf der Deutschen Kautschuktagung

Bei der Deutschen Kautschuktagung vom 27. bis 30. Juni 2022 in Nürnberg präsentiert der Spezialchemie-Konzern LANXESS in Halle 9, Stand 133, seine breite Palette an Additiven für die kautschukverarbeitende Industrie.



LANXESS at Battery Show 2022

LANXESS will once again be appearing at the Battery Show in Stuttgart.



LANXESS and Advent International establish a leading global joint venture for high-performance engineering polymers

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS and Advent International (“Advent”), one of the largest and most experienced global private equity investors with a well established track record in chemicals investings, are establishing a joint venture for high-performance engineering polymers.