Arkema reported sales of €2.23 billion, up 12.7 percent versus the first quarter of 2020 at constant scope and currency. This is a significant increase in volumes (+7.7 percent), in the continuity of the rebound already observed in the fourth quarter of 2020 (+5.2 percent).Read more
This acquisition serves as a catalyst for helping Trinseo transform into a higher margin, less cyclical solutions provider. The transformative nature of the transaction will accelerate investments in growth opportunities for Trinseo’s Engineered Materials business globally; the transaction is also expected to generate approximately $50 million of annual synergies.Read more
Arkema confirms it is on track to begin production of Amino 11 and its flagship Rilsan® polyamide 11 high performance polymer at the new plant on Jurong Island, Singapore in the first half of 2022. This plant, for which production will be 100%-derived from renewable castor beans, represents a 50% increase in Arkema’s global polyamide 11 capacityRead more
Arkema’s famous range of high performance thermoplastic elastomers has evolved to include a wide portfolio of advanced bio-circular solutions.
During its first four decades, the Pebax® elastomer family has proven itself as a superstar in the sports shoe industry – setting countless world records along the way. It has also established itself as a reference material in a wide variety of industrial, consumer electronics, wearable device, and medical device applications that celebrate its outstanding energy return, lightness, and durable flexibility.
More recently, Arkema has taken several steps forward in terms of bio-sourced origin and the circular economy.