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12.01.2015 | Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH

Distribution Partnership: Biesterfeld Spezialchemie and Chemtura Flame Retardants in Italy

Effective January 01, 2015 Chemtura Corporation has appointed Biesterfeld Polychem S.r.l., Milan, member of the Biesterfeld group, as exclusive distributor of their Great Lakes Solutions® product portfolio in Italy."We are very pleased with the expansion of our longstanding, pan-european cooperation with Chemtura. Great Lakes Solutions® flame retardants are an important extension of our polymer additive portfolio in Italy," explains Michael Pil [...]

06.01.2015 | Biesterfeld AG

Thomas Arnold to be appointed CEO of Biesterfeld AG

With effect of April 1st, 2015, Thomas Arnold is appointed CEO by the Supervisory Board of Biesterfeld AG, Hamburg. Thomas Arnold, currently member of the board of Biesterfeld AG and Managing Director of Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH, takes over from Birger Kuck, who will retire after 35 years with Biesterfeld.After eleven years as CEO of Biesterfeld and with a total of 35 years serving the chemical distribution group, Birger Kuck will retire on [...]

09.12.2014 | Biesterfeld Plastic GmbH

Biesterfeld Plastic acquires the Joint Venture Shares of Biesterfeld Nordic AB

Biesterfeld Plastic GmbH, Hamburg, purchased the Shares of their partner Fred Holmberg in the mutual Joint Venture Biesterfeld Nordic AB, Malmö / Sweden as from 1st of December 2014.With effect from 1st of December 2014 Biesterfeld Plastic GmbH took ownership of the remaining 50%-shares of Biesterfeld Nordic AB from their Joint Venture partner Fred Holmberg. With the acquisition of the shares, Biesterfeld Plastic also took over the finish subsid [...]

04.12.2014 | Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH

Know... How – Performance Products-Newsletter December 2014

The topics of Performance Products-Newsletter Nr.1 December 2014: Semsil  -Competence center for the compounding of silicone elastomers  throughout EuropeDow Corning  -  Silastic® and XIAMETER® LSR and F-LSRDow Corning  -  Silastic® FSR&n [...]

01.12.2014 | Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH

Biesterfeld Spezialchemie: Distributor for Dr. Straetmans productportfolio in Russia

Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH and Dr. Straetmans GmbH, both headquartered in Hamburg, further expand their successful cooperation. Effective since August 2014, Biesterfeld Spezialchemie in Russia has taken over the distribution of Dr. Straetmans' product portfolio.The successful partnership started in 2008 when Biesterfeld Spezialchemie started to promote the Dr. Straetmans products in Eastern Europe.,,We are very pleased to expand the great [...]

27.11.2014 | Biesterfeld AG

Biesterfeld AG embraces the UN Global Compact

Biesterfeld AG, Hamburg, has joined the UN Global Compact in November. By joining the voluntary initiative of the United Nations, the group of companies promises to follow worldwide the ten principles to protect human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption.“The Biesterfeld Group has always given a lot of importance to corporate responsibility and fair cooperation with partners and employees. So, it is only a logical step to join the UN [...]

17.10.2014 | Biesterfeld AG

Biesterfeld AG and HANNOVER Finanz Group become partners

Biesterfeld AG, Hamburg, continues its sustainable and long-term growth strategy with its partner HANNOVER Finanz Group, Hannover, who takes a minority participation in the plastics and chemical distributor.Biesterfeld Vermögensverwaltung GmbH & Co. KG, currently holding 100% of the shares in Biesterfeld AG, and HANNOVER Finanz Group, Hannover, agreed on the acquisition of 28.6% of the shares of Biesterfeld AG by the latter. This agreement s [...]

06.10.2014 | Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH

Biesterfeld Spezialchemie: New cooperation with Yung Zip Chemical

Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH, Hamburg, has now included sodium carboxymethyl starch of Yung Zip Chemical Ind. Co. Ltd., a Taiwanese manufacturer of pharmaceutical ingredients, into the product portfolio. Since May 2014 Biesterfeld Spezialchemie is selling superdisintegrants for pharmaceutical tablets in Germany, France, BeNeLux countries, Switzerland, Italy, Scandinavia and Poland.Yung Zip Chemical, established in 1978 in Taiwan, has several ye [...]

29.09.2014 | Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH

Biesterfeld Spezialchemie Helvetia: New distribution partnership with Kelisema

The Italian company Kelisema srl has appointed Biesterfeld Spezialchemie Helvetia GmbH as exclusive distributor of their product portfolio for LifeScience Cosmetics in Switzerland effective since September 01, 2014.Kelisema, a family-owned company, has been founded in 1989 in Tavernerio, a North Italian town in the Lombardy. The company develops and produces high-quality vegetable protein hydrolysates, collagen, silk, keratin and milk protein hyd [...]

10.09.2014 | Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH

Biesterfeld Spezialchemie: Our partner Salicylates and Chemicals has launched three alternative preservative blends

Salicylates and Chemicals Pvt. Ltd. has launched three multi-functional preservative blends with the additive ethylhexylglycerin belonging to the Saliguard®-product portfolio keeping up with the current trend of paraben free preservatives.Saliguard® EHGP (INCI: Ethylhexylglycerin, Phenoxyethanol), a broad-spectrum  preservative that works well against bacteria, yeast, mold and fungi, and is effective over a wide pH range. Saliguard® EU ( [...]

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