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LANXESS hosted 4th Colored Concrete Works Forum in Seoul

Specialty chemicals group LANXESS has held the 4th Colored Concrete Works Forum at Grand Hyatt in Seoul, South Korea, on June 23, 2011.



Best supplier of iron oxide color pigments

As in past years, the Inorganic Pigments business unit of LANXESS was recently honored once again in Brazil as the best supplier of iron oxide color pigments by the respected trade journal Paint & Pintura.



The “Quatre Columnes” on Montjuïc in Barcelona

Bayferrox iron oxide pigments from LANXESS also provide valuable service in the restoration of historic buildings and monuments. One example are the “Quatre Columnes” at the foot of the Montjuïc in Barcelona, Spain.



Small beads provide clean water

German specialty chemicals company LANXESS is participating this year for the first time in the Singapore International Water Week (SIWW), taking place from July 4 to 8, 2011.



LANXESS increases prices for HNBR rubber and chloroprene rubber

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS has adjusted its prices for its HNBR rubber Therban and Baypren chloroprene rubber effective June 1, 2011.



Innovations in chemistry for sustainable mobility

LANXESS will be exhibiting at the 11th Challenge Bibendum, organized by the Michelin Group, this year on the grounds of the former Berlin-Tempelhof Airport.



New challenges in “green” cars

New drive concepts in automotive engineering pose new challenges for elastomers, including high resistance to previously uncommon media, such as ethanol, increased demands on flame retardance and, in electric vehicles, high ozone resistance.



LANXESS steps up its commitment to sustainable growth in China

Along with the markets in India and Brazil, the Chinese market is a pillar of LANXESS’ long-term growth strategy. Based on its success in these countries, the specialty chemicals group has set a target EBITDA pre exceptionals of EUR 1.4 billion for fiscal 2015.



First Lewatit delivery from Jhagadia

With immediate effect, specialty chemicals company LANXESS will meet the growing demand for ion exchange resins for water treatment from its new production site for ion exchange resins in Jhagadia, which was launched in December 2010.



LANXESS to cut CO2 emissions in goods transport by rail by 75 percent with Eco Plus

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS is reducing its annual CO2 emissions in rail transport within Europe by around 75 percent from some 870 metric tons to around 220 metric tons.



Quality pigments for paints and coatings – 85 years of experience serving the customer

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS is presenting its comprehensive product portfolio for the surface coatings industry at the European Coatings Show in Nuremberg from March 29 – 31 under the motto “Pigments + Protection”.



New colorants for outdoor applications

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS is looking to add a splash of color to outdoor applications with its organic and inorganic pigment preparations.



Sustainable product optimization with biocides from LANXESS

A rising trend in the biocide market is the use of cost-efficient products that are effective against target organisms without additionally damaging the environment.



LANXESS and its employees to support Japan relief effort

Following the devastating earthquake and resulting tsunami in Japan, LANXESS and its employees will contribute toward relief efforts.



LANXESS growth story to continue

LANXESS achieved an outstanding set of results in 2010 due to its strategic set-up and the general recovery in business.



LANXESS to increase prices for ion exchange resins

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS is to increase its prices for Lewatit and Ionac ion exchange resins by up to 10 percent globally.



High-tech rubber for a booming market

Germany-based synthetic rubber pioneer LANXESS sees the “Tires and Rubber 2011” fair in Moscow as a huge opportunity to showcase itself in a highly promising growth market as one of the most innovative technology leaders in the industry.



LANXESS acquires Syngenta’s Material Protection business

LANXESS has agreed to acquire the Material Protection business of Switzerland’s Syngenta. As a result, the German specialty chemicals company will become one of the leading suppliers of biocides for construction materials.



LANXESS steps up commitment to biobased raw materials

LANXESS is strengthening its commitment to produce premium synthetic rubber from biobased raw materials. As part of this commitment, LANXESS has increased its minority shareholding in Gevo, Inc. that focuses on renewable chemicals and advanced biofuels.



Customized solutions and sustainable technical expertise

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS is presenting its comprehensive product portfolio for the coatings industry at the European Coatings Show in Nuremberg from March 29 – 31 under the motto “Pigments + Protection”.