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Successful acquisition of Chemtura

LANXESS has successfully completed the acquisition of U.S. company Chemtura, one of the world’s leading suppliers of flame retardant and lubricant additives more quickly than originally planned with effect from April 21, 2017. All required regulatory authorities have cleared the transaction.

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Innovation for the leather industry

LANXESS innovation for the leather industry: Federal Minister of Economics, Brigitte Zypries, visits the Hannover Fair

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Good enough to eat

Food and sulfuric acid – at first sight, this combination seems impossible. Actually, highly diluted sulfuric acid is an approved acidifying agent and is approved as a food additive in Europe under number E513. In Leverkusen, LANXESS manufactures this product at food-grade quality.

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Water stress

Stakeholder Roundtable with representatives from politics, universities, environmental organizations and companies in the LANXESS Tower on March 28, 2017.

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Water treatment

Three examples of how LANXESS water treatment technologies play a role in securing the world’s water supply

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Dyeing without effluent

Contaminated water is the primary cause of many infectious diseases, especially in developing countries. In the developing world, and elsewhere, untreated wastewater is still dumped into rivers. On March 22, 2017, the United Nations World Water Day will remind us of this problem. The aim is to identify and utilize wastewater as a resource.Lewabrane and reverse osmosis elements and Lewatit ion exchange resins from LANXESS play an important role in this.

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Annual Press Conference

LANXESS has released its results for the Full Year 2016. The press conference started March 16, 2017 at 10.00 am CET. You will find the video webcast here.

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Annual Report 2016

LANXESS has released its results of the Full Year 2016 on March 15, 2017.

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When squares and streets need to look grand and festive, colour comes into play. Bayferrox iron oxide pigments by LANXESS often help put them in the right light. When Prince William and Kate Middleton exchanged their wedding vows in London, Bayferrox helped lend added shine and colour to the celebration.

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Without lubricants, industry would come to a standstill. They ensure that machines do not wear out quickly. They also transport heat and energy, and even protect against corrosion. Under the brand name Additin, LANXESS offers a comprehensive product line of additives and additive packages for cooling lubricants, industrial lubricants and greases.

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Successful acquisition
Leather Innovation
Good enough to eat
Water stress
Water treatment
Dyeing without effluent
Annual Press Conference 2016
FY 2016