Materials

3 February 2016

Dow Chemical reports 16% slump in annual sales

Ahead of its merger with DuPont, the US chemicals giant reported sales of $48.8bn and what it called an all-time record in terms of operating earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation (Ebitda) of $9.6bn, up 3%.  Read more

3 February 2016

Albis UK toasts 50 years in business

Established 50 years ago on 2 September 1966 as Albis Plastic Company (Great Britain) Limited, it began trading from offices within sight of the old Wembley stadium at York House.  Read more

1 February 2016

Sizing up DowDuPont

The polymer businesses of Dow and DuPont will be concentrated in the material science company that is the biggest of three independent companies to be spun off in 2018.  Read more