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Green solutions for preventing corrosion
Clariant is delighted to announce that Nihal Obeyesekere has won the 2021 NACE Fellow Honor from the Association for Materials Protection and Performance (AMPP). This honor recognizes the field’s most distinguished contributors to the understanding and prevention of corrosion.
Spotlight on Louisville
Clariant Catalysts and Lummus Technology’s joint polypropylene catalyst production plant in Louisville, Kentucky, was officially inaugurated on October 17, 2016. Today, it is Clariant’s largest catalyst production hub in North America and equipped with state-of-the-art systems that enable fully automated and digitalized operations.
A quarter century of improving safety – In every way we can
Making specialty chemicals is a serious business – in which keeping people and the environment safe naturally has a special place. In the 25 years of its being, Clariant has accumulated an excellent record of being safe, and is continuously pushing forward on its self-set »path to zero.«
Meet our gecko! 25 years on, this analogy has never been truer for our adhesive wonder, Licocene
25 years of supporting change –Clariant’s untiring pursuit of environmental excellence
What cookies, pasta and plastics (now) have in common
When making cookies or homemade pasta, it’s natural to reuse scraps of leftover dough by adding them to fresh dough. Similar scraps are generated during the production of plastic films. Putting this »dough« to the same good circular use is difficult, however – unless it’s »sprinkled« with one of our special EcoCircle additives.
The ignition for Clariant’s sustainability passion
It’s a bold claim indeed but one for which our halogen-free flame retardant for plastics, Exolit® OP, proudly takes credit.
Ever heard of plant milking? See how a partnership evolving from our focus on sustainability and innovation pioneers solutions for the beauty market
Hariolf Kottmann, Clariant’s Executive Chairman ad interim, shares greetings for our 25th anniversary
Synthesizing Clariant - the making of a chemicals leader
It takes countless compounds to synthesize our products, but what did it take to make our present company? To celebrate the 25th anniversary of Clariant’s founding, we’re taking a chemistry-minded look back at our history and the many interesting reagents and synthesis steps that made us who we are.
How olives save sharks and what you can do to help them
Olives aren’t just great appetizers and classic additions to a dry martini. Ingredients made from them also help save sharks from being harvested for their livers. By looking out for these plant-based alternatives in your skin cream, body lotion and other personal care products, you can support olives in their noble task.
Digging a new supermetro in the Paris underground
By 2030, the Paris metro will be expanded to twice its size and become the largest and most state-of-the-art subway system in Europe. But how do you dig about 200 kilometers of tunnels and stations without them constantly falling back in? By filling them with something very similar to quicksand, is the strange answer, which we explain in finer-grained detail in this post.
The Moleculist Blog
Welche Fahrzeugfarben vergangener Jahrzehnte bringen Ihren Motor in Wallung?
Die meisten Autos, die heute im Verkehr zu sehen sind, haben neutrale Farbtöne. Es gab aber Zeiten, da waren sie so „knallig“, dass einem regelrecht die Augen weh taten. Ist Ihr Auto in den dunklen Tönen der Gangsterautos der 30er-Jahre gehalten, ähnelt es eher den handbemalten Hippie-Vans der 60er-Jahre oder den grünen Öko-Mobilen der 90er-Jahre? Informieren Sie sich in unserem farbenfrohen Post zu Autofarben.
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K-Beauty: 5 faszinierende Fakten zum koreanischen Schönheitsphänomen
‘Magic Gardens’: wastewater project for safe drinking water
To combat the clean water problem in rural and remote areas, Clariant is collaborating with other local and multinational corporations to bring safe drinking water to Indonesia through wastewater treatment gardens (WWGs).
No ice allowed: deicing to ensure safe travels
Fighting global food loss: one container at a time
That’s how many people could be fed if just one-fourth of the food lost or wasted globally were saved. Though food loss happens throughout every stage of the supply chain, transportation is one of the riskiest steps.
Goodbye sulfates? The future of eco-beauty may be sugar-based products
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Blickpunkt Elektromobilität: Fünf Innovationen, die Fahrzeuge nachhaltiger machen