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Innovative and customized flame retardants

As one of the leading manufacturers of phosphorus chemicals, LANXESS’s Rhein Chemie Additives (ADD) business unit is constantly expanding its extensive portfolio with the development of innovative flame retardants.



High-tech microgranules for brilliant colors

At K 2016, LANXESS’s Rhein Chemie Additives (ADD) business unit is showcasing its organic Macrolex Gran colorants for the brilliant coloring of amorphous and semicrystalline plastics.



Rhenogran fiber masterbatches: versatile reinforcement options for technical rubber parts and tires

LANXESS’s Rhein Chemie Additives (ADD) business unit is to rename its predispersed cellulose fiber masterbatches, previously known as Santoweb. The new name for this product group will be Rhenogran WP (wood pulp) as of July 1, 2016



Start of a new process control era

The Rhein Chemie Additives (ADD) business unit of Cologne-based specialty chemicals company LANXESS is showcasing practical applications of Rhenowave inline process control at K 2016.



New polymeric carbodiimides from LANXESS provide more reliable protection for plastics against hydrolysis

The LANXESS Rhein Chemie Additives (ADD) business unit is expanding its large product range of hydrolysis stabilizers for plastics and polyurethanes with the addition of Stabaxol P 110, the first product in a new line of innovative, low-emission polymeric carbodiimides based on alternative raw materials.



LANXESS builds new tank farm and unloading station at Leverkusen site

Cologne-based specialty chemicals company LANXESS has significantly expanded storage capacity for its phosphoric acid ester plant at the Leverkusen site, investing around EUR 8 million.



Staying ahead thanks to flexibility

“Chemspec Europe is and will remain a key industry meeting point for us in all aspects of exclusive synthesis and fine chemicals,” says Dr. Torsten Derr, Managing Director of custom manufacturing specialist Saltigo GmbH.



LANXESS working on behalf of water and the environment

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS, one of the world’s foremost suppliers of water treatment solutions, is exhibiting for the first time at the top tradeshow IFAT in Munich from May 30 to June 3.



LANXESS presents new trends in leather

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS, a world-leading manufacturer of leather chemicals, is unveiling leather trends for the upcoming 2017/18 season.



Production capacities for light-colored sulfur carriers expanded at two locations

Cologne-based specialty chemicals company LANXESS has expanded its capacities for light-colored sulfur carriers at its sites in Mannheim, Germany, and Kallo, near Antwerp, Belgium.



Award goes to intelligent lightweight construction technology

LANXESS subsidiary Bond-Laminates GmbH, the Fraunhofer Institute for Production Technology and HBW-Gubesch Thermoforming GmbH together received an award in the “Processes” category at the JEC 2016 Innovation Awards in Atlanta, United States.



LANXESS takes over Chemours’ Clean and Disinfect specialties business

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS is expanding its portfolio of material protection products by taking over the Clean and Disinfect business of US-based chemical company Chemours.



Water expertise from a single source

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS is showcasing its range of water treatment products at Ecwatech in Moscow from April 26 to 28, 2016.



LANXESS makes Honda’s FCV “Clarity Fuel Cell” zero emission vehicle lighter

Lightweight solution from German specialty chemicals company LANXESS has been featured in FCV (fuel cell vehicle) “Clarity Fuel Cell”, the latest model of hydrogen electric vehicle from Honda Motor Co., which recently has been introduced in the market.



LANXESS and Saudi Aramco complete joint venture deal

Earlier today (April 1, 2016), specialty chemicals company LANXESS and Saudi Aramco have completed the formation of their 50-50 joint venture for synthetic rubber, ARLANXEO.



Ten years of Saltigo – a strong company with strong roots

Saltigo GmbH, a wholly-owned subsidiary of specialty chemicals company LANXESS, celebrates its 10th anniversary on April 1.



Excellent crash behavior in both hot and cold conditions

Tepex continuous-fiber-reinforced high-performance composites are continuing to establish themselves in automotive lightweight construction.



Modern, more efficient and safer – the aromatics network

The production of aromatic intermediates is a core competency of specialty chemicals company LANXESS, as demonstrated by a recently completed, three-year investment program totaling over EUR 20 million aimed at expanding the company's aromatics network.



Continuous fiber reinforced thermoplastic composites – on the road to success in large-scale series production

LANXESS subsidiary Bond-Laminates is exhibiting new applications for its Tepex range of continuous fiber reinforced thermoplastic composites at the JEC World Composites Show & Conference 2016.



LANXESS subsidiary Saltigo sees surge in demand for active ingredient in mosquito repellents

Saltigo, a wholly owned subsidiary of specialty chemicals company LANXESS, is currently experiencing a marked increase in demand for icaridin, an active ingredient in insect repellents.