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2014-05-08

LANXESS increases prices for inorganic pigments

LANXESS is increasing its prices worldwide for inorganic pigments by a minimum of 125 Euro per 1000 kg (USD 175 or local currency equivalent), with immediate effect.

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2014-04-14

LANXESS to showcase full range of water treatment solutions at Singapore International Water Week

Held at the Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre from 2 - 4 June 2014, the Singapore International Water Week (SIWW) will allow trade visitors to see up close LANXESS’ high-end capabilities as a holistic solutions provider with more than 75 years of experience in water treatment. The company is one of only two in the world with product offerings in both reverse osmosis membrane and ion exchange resins technologies.

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2014-04-11

LANXESS increases prices for technical rubber grades

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS AG is to raise its prices for ethylene-vinyl acetate synthetic rubber grades (EVM). The increase will take effect in the EMEA, LATAM, APAC and GC regions on April 15, 2014, and in the NAFTA region on April 21.

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2014-04-09

LANXESS presents sustainable color solutions for China’s plastics industry

LANXESS, one of the world’s leading producers of iron oxide and chromium oxide pigments, will present its sustainable solutions for the plastics industry at the upcoming Chinaplas 2014, which takes place at the Shanghai New International Expo Center from April 23 to 26.

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2014-04-03

LANXESS makes managerial changes

Along with Matthias Zachert assuming his role as Chairman of the Board of Management at specialty chemicals company LANXESS, leadership changes at two business units and country entities, as well as one group function, are coming into effect.

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2014-04-01

Matthias Zachert takes over as LANXESS’ Chairman of the Board of Management

Matthias Zachert has assumed his role as Chairman of the Board of Management of specialty chemicals company LANXESS AG as of April 1, 2014.

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2014-03-27

LANXESS presents green tire solutions for fuel savings at China Rubber Conference

LANXESS participated in the China Rubber Conference in Qingdao from March 25-28, held by China Rubber Industry Association (CRIA). The leading synthetic rubber manufacturer shared its road test results with local tire makers and rubber makers, demonstrating the fuel and costs saving potential of green tires. The results came one year after European Union rolled out mandatory tire labelling. China also introduced similar system recently.

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2014-03-21

LANXESS publishes results for fiscal 2013

In what remains a difficult competitive environment, specialty chemicals group LANXESS expects EBITDA pre exceptionals of around EUR 200 million for the first quarter of 2014. In the prior-year quarter, the company posted EBITDA pre exceptionals of EUR 174 million that was burdened by several factors including start-up costs.

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2014-03-20

LANXESS divests Perlon-Monofil subsidiary to Serafin Group

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS AG has divested its wholly-owned subsidiary Perlon-Monofil to the Munich-based Serafin Group for an undisclosed amount. The transaction closes with immediate effect.

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2014-03-11

LANXESS and Hankook Tire enter into strategic technical partnership

German specialty chemicals company LANXESS and Korean Hankook Tire has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to co-develop synthetic rubber technologies for high-performance tires.

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2014-03-10

Matthias Zachert to become Chairman of the Board of Management of LANXESS AG on April 1, 2014

Matthias Zachert, currently Chief Financial Officer of Merck KGaA in Darmstadt, Germany, will take over as Chairman of the Board of Management of LANXESS AG on April 1, 2014.

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2014-03-03

LANXESS: Change of competitive environment leads to impairment in Q4 2013

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS has undergone impairment tests, according to IAS 36, that result in exceptional charges of EUR 257 million in the fourth quarter of 2013.

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2014-02-10

Purity for Beauty

LANXESS Distribution, LANXESS group’s sales and trading partner, will present a broad portfolio of high-quality raw materials for the cosmetics industry at PCHi (Personal Care and Homecare Ingredients) under the theme “Purity for Beauty”.

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2014-01-27

Change of leadership in LANXESS Board of Management

The Supervisory Board of LANXESS AG has resolved at its meeting to end, by mutual agreement, the appointment of Axel C. Heitmann as Member and Chairman of the Board of Management of LANXESS AG, effective the end of February 28, 2014.

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2014-01-09

Price increase for multi-customer products

Saltigo GmbH, a wholly owned subsidiary of specialty chemicals company LANXESS, is to increase its prices worldwide for some multi-customer products by up to 5 percent effective January 1, 2014. Products affected include chloroformates, 1,2,4-triazole, toluidine derivatives, benzothiazole and crosslinking agents. This has been necessitated by a steady increase in raw material and energy costs.

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2014-01-02

LANXESS Young Euro Classic China Concert 2013

German specialty chemicals company LANXESS is bringing the Young Euro Classic concert to China’s audience for the seventh consecutive year. Following the successful series of classical concerts in previous years, this year’s YEC will stage China’s traditional Kunqu opera for the first time on top of European classical music.

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2013-11-22

Sustainable technology for a clean environment

LANXESS, the world’s leading manufacturer of synthetic iron oxide pigments, kicked off its first Pigments Symposium under the topic “Sustainable Technology for a Clean Environment” today, November 22.

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2013-11-18

LANXESS Young Euro Classic China Concert 2013

German specialty chemicals company LANXESS is bringing the Young Euro Classic concert to China’s audience for the seventh consecutive year. Following the successful series of classical concerts in previous years, this year’s YEC will stage China’s traditional Kunqu opera for the first time on top of European classical music.

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2013-11-15

LANXESS showcases sustainable solutions for the coatings industry

Specialty chemicals group LANXESS will present its sustainable solutions for the paint and coatings industry at the upcoming ChinaCoat 2013. LANXESS business units Inorganic Pigments (IPG) and Material Protection Products (MPP) will attend the show at Shanghai New International Expo Center from November 20th to 22nd , presenting their comprehensive and innovative product portofolios.

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2013-11-14

LANXESS road test: trucks achieve fuel savings of almost 10 percent due to “Green Tires”

“Green tires” reduce the fuel consumption of trucks by 8.5 percent and can save carrier and logistics companies several million euros a year. These quality tires, with optimized rolling resistance, also significantly reduce CO2 emissions in commercial vehicles compared to standard tires. These are the results of a road test on truck tires. It was carried out by LANXESS, the world’s leading manufacturer of synthetic high-performance rubbers for the tire industry, and chemical logistics provider TALKE.

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