Organic compounds

Styrenics Circular Solutions Welcomes New Member Greiner

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 9:00am

BRUSSELS, April 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Styrenics Circular Solutions (SCS), the value chain initiative to increase the circularity of styrenic polymers, today announced that Greiner Packaging joins the organisation.

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  • BRUSSELS, April 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Styrenics Circular Solutions (SCS), the value chain initiative to increase the circularity of styrenic polymers, today announced that Greiner Packaging joins the organisation.
  • Greiner Packaging is one of Europe's leading plastic packaging manufacturers in the Food and Non-Food sector, operating across 19 different countries around the world.
  • We are so pleased to welcome Greiner Packaging, a company strongly committed to the circular economy and fulfilling the intrinsic capacity for recycling of polystyrene.
  • Konrad Wasserbauer, Director Circular Economy of Greiner Packaging, said: "Our entire company is committed to developing sustainable plastics solutions for a functioning circular economy.

Styrenics Circular Solutions Welcomes New Member Greiner

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 9:00am

- Styrenics Circular Solutions welcomes Greiner Packaging, one of the leading European plastic packaging manufacturers

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  • - Styrenics Circular Solutions welcomes Greiner Packaging, one of the leading European plastic packaging manufacturers
    BRUSSELS, April 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Styrenics Circular Solutions (SCS), the value chain initiative to increase the circularity of styrenic polymers, today announced that Greiner Packaging joins the organisation.
  • Greiner Packaging is one of Europe's leading plastic packaging manufacturers in the Food and Non-Food sector, operating across 19 different countries around the world.
  • We are so pleased to welcome Greiner Packaging, a company strongly committed to the circular economy and fulfilling the intrinsic capacity for recycling of polystyrene.
  • Konrad Wasserbauer, Director Circular Economy of Greiner Packaging, said: "Our entire company is committed to developing sustainable plastics solutions for a functioning circular economy.

Nicox’s Partner Fera Pharmaceuticals Files Application for Orphan Drug Designation for Naproxcinod in Sickle-Cell Disease

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 6:30am

Nicox SA (Euronext Paris: FR0013018124, COX), an international ophthalmology company, and Fera Pharmaceuticals, a privately-held, U.S. specialty pharmaceutical company, announced today that Fera has filed an application with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for an Orphan Drug Designation (ODD) for naproxcinod in sickle-cell disease.

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  • Nicox SA (Euronext Paris: FR0013018124, COX), an international ophthalmology company, and Fera Pharmaceuticals, a privately-held, U.S. specialty pharmaceutical company, announced today that Fera has filed an application with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for an Orphan Drug Designation (ODD) for naproxcinod in sickle-cell disease.
  • Following results from in vivo primary pharmacodynamics studies of naproxcinod in models of sickle-cell disease, Fera has decided to focus its development on the treatment of painful vaso-occlusive crisis in sickle-cell disease.
  • Naproxcinod, a Cyclooxygenase-Inhibiting Nitric Oxide (NO)-Donating (CINOD) naproxen, is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory product candidate engineered to release NO, originally discovered and developed by Nicox.
  • Nicox and Fera entered into an agreement in December 2015, amended in September 2018, which granted Fera exclusive rights to develop and commercialize naproxcinod for the U.S. market.

ADVANZ PHARMA Corp. Limited Closes Acquisition of the Rights to a Portfolio of Alprostadil Products from UCB S.A. for $83 Million

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 10:40pm

The Company today paid the purchase price of $83 million1 (75 million), and a deposit for inventory of approximately $13 million, from its cash on hand.

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  • The Company today paid the purchase price of $83 million1 (75 million), and a deposit for inventory of approximately $13 million, from its cash on hand.
  • As of December 31, 2019, ADVANZ PHARMA's cash and cash equivalents balance was $261 million.
  • The alprostadil product portfolio consists of two established, niche, injectable Prostaglandin E1 formulations for the treatment of erectile disfunction and peripheral arterial occlusive disease.
  • Combined sales of all alprostadil brands generated approximately $33.3 million in revenue in 2019 in the territories where ADVANZ PHARMA will hold the rights.

Polybutylene Terephthalate (PBT) Market Forecast, Trend Analysis & Competition Tracking - Global Market Insights 2019 to 2029

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 7:25pm

The polybutylene terephthalate market study done gives exclusive information about how the market will grow during the forecast period of 2019 - 2029.

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  • The polybutylene terephthalate market study done gives exclusive information about how the market will grow during the forecast period of 2019 - 2029.
  • A list of prominent companies operating in the polybutylene terephthalate market enhance the reliability of this comprehensive research study.
  • The report offers the competitive scenario of the polybutylene terephthalate market, along with profiles of prominent companies contributing to market expansion.
  • It offers actionable insights to readers, which helps in thoughtfully presenting market status, and predicting competition levels in the polybutylene terephthalate market.

High vitamin C potential expands presence of Acerola in foods and supplements

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 3:37pm

Research indicates that vitamin C is essential to the maintenance of several physiological functions, playing an active role in cellular and biochemical processes.

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  • Research indicates that vitamin C is essential to the maintenance of several physiological functions, playing an active role in cellular and biochemical processes.
  • As a result of the potential biological effects attributed to a high vitamin C content and the phenol compounds presence in the fruit, the ingredients of Acerola are increasingly being applied in beverages, dietary supplements, cereal bars, and to enrich juices and nectars.
  • As she explains, the ingredients are produced at one of the company's units in Brazil, the world's largest producer of Acerola.
  • It has products with international Kosher, Halal, Organic and Fair for Life certifications, as well as FSSC 22000 and SMETA.

Global High-Density Polyethylene Market 2020 - Benchmark Performance Against Key Competitors - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 5:36pm

The "High-Density Polyethylene Global Market Report 2020" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "High-Density Polyethylene Global Market Report 2020" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The global high-density polyethylene market was worth $106.29 billion in 2019.
  • The high-density polyethylene market has been geographically segmented into North America, Western Europe, Asia-Pacific, Eastern Europe, South America and Middle East & Africa.
  • High-Density Polyethylene Market Global Report 2020 from the author provides the strategists, marketers and senior management with the critical information they need to assess the global high-density polyethylene (pe-hd) market.

Insights Into the World Market for Simvastatin Ammonium Salt, 2020 - Trends & Developments, Major Players, Patents, and More

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 1:45pm

DUBLIN, April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Simvastatin Ammonium Salt (CAS 139893-43-9) Market Research Report 2020" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • DUBLIN, April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Simvastatin Ammonium Salt (CAS 139893-43-9) Market Research Report 2020" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • This global report is a result of industry experts' diligent work on researching the world market of Simvastatin Ammonium Salt.
  • The Simvastatin ammonium salt global market report key points:
    The first chapter introduces the product (composition, structure, hazards, storage, toxicological & ecological information, etc.).
  • The fifth chapter deals with Simvastatin Ammonium Salt market trends and forecast, distinguish Simvastatin Ammonium Salt manufacturers and suppliers.

Trinseo Provides Update Regarding COVID-19 Pandemic; Withdraws Full-Year 2020 Financial Guidance

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 1:30pm

However, there has been relative strength in Polystyrene and Latex Binders into food packaging applications as well as Performance Plastics into medical applications.

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  • However, there has been relative strength in Polystyrene and Latex Binders into food packaging applications as well as Performance Plastics into medical applications.
  • Due to the uncertain demand outlook caused by COVID-19, Trinseo is withdrawing its previously issued 2020 full-year financial guidance.
  • Out of an abundance of caution, Trinseo gave notice to its revolving credit facility lenders of its intent to draw $100 million on this facility.
  • Trinseo had approximately $3.8 billion in net sales in 2019, with 17 manufacturing sites around the world, and approximately 2,700 employees.

Global Automotive Carbon Thermoplastic Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts 2019-2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 9:24am

The "Automotive Carbon Thermoplastic - Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Automotive Carbon Thermoplastic - Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The Automotive Carbon Thermoplastic market worldwide is projected to grow by US$1.1 Billion, driven by a compounded growth of 28.3%.
  • Polyamide (PA), one of the segments analyzed and sized in this study, displays the potential to grow at over 30%.
  • Poised to reach over US$386.7 Million by the year 2025, Polyamide (PA) will bring in healthy gains adding significant momentum to global growth.