ADVERTISEMENT
2 /3 FREE ARTICLES LEFT THIS MONTH Remaining
Chemistry matters. Join us to get the news you need.

If you have an ACS member number, please enter it here so we can link this account to your membership. (optional)

ACS values your privacy. By submitting your information, you are gaining access to C&EN and subscribing to our weekly newsletter. We use the information you provide to make your reading experience better, and we will never sell your data to third party members.

ENJOY UNLIMITED ACCES TO C&EN

Investment

Clariant expands California catalyst lab

by Alexander H. Tullo
June 20, 2020 | APPEARED IN VOLUME 98, ISSUE 24

09824-buscon10-lab.jpg
Credit: Clariant
Clariant has expanded its high-throughput experimentation lab in Palo Alto, California.

Clariant has doubled the capacity of its high-throughput catalyst R&D center in Palo Alto, California. The facility, which opened in 2009, has tested “tens of thousands” of catalysts, the company says. Separately, the specialty chemical firm is launching a phthalate-free polypropylene catalyst, PolyMax 600, which it developed with McDermott’s Lummus Novolen Technology business. Clariant claims that PolyMax 600 has 25% more activity than phthalate-based catalysts.

X

Article:

This article has been sent to the following recipient:

Leave A Comment

*Required to comment