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LANXESS India takes a step towards optimizing business portfolio: Strategic sale of a small part of its assets in Nagda

LANXESS India Private Limited, subsidiary of leading global specialty chemicals company LANXESS, has executed a strategic sale of its asset in Nagda, manufacturing high-quality aqueous carbon black dispersions. The deal has been concluded with global specialty chemicals player, Clariant.



LANXESS continues its commitment to education with Teach for India

LANXESS India Private Limited, a subsidiary of leading global specialty chemicals company LANXESS, is continuing its association with Teach For India (TFI) as a part of its pledged five year commitment to support the not-for-profit organization’s efforts towards providing quality education to children. The company has committed a sum of EUR 75000 (approx. INR 53 lakhs) per year for projects in India for the period 2014 - 2018.



LANXESS steps up its commitment towards Health, Safety and Environment again

LANXESS, the global specialty chemicals company is making an additional commitment towards HSE (Health, Safety and Environment) by undertaking the Responsible Care® commitment for its manufacturing sites in India. While the company had already signed a charter at the global level, this commitment comes from its specific initiatives in India. Indian Chemical Council (ICC), which co-ordinates and audits companies to facilitate implementation of Responsible Care® in India, audited LANXESS sustainability projects and initiatives at its sites as well as in its corporate office and found it well-positioned to take up this commitment.



High performance plastics from LANXESS for more fuel-efficient four wheelers and two wheelers in India

LANXESS, the global specialty chemicals company is presenting a range of modern and light weight solutions with high-performance plastics for the automotive and two-wheeler industry at PlastIndia 2015. The company also exhibited select applications of high-performance plastics in the electronics and electrical industry.



High-performance biopolymers for leather tanning being launched in India

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS has developed a new class and range of genuine retanning agents. The Levotan X-Biomer technology effectively utilizes biopolymers for a more sustainable production of high quality leather. It will be presented at the India International Leather Fair 2015 from February 1 - 3.



LANXESS business unit Advanced Industrial Intermediates gains new strengths/ sets new direction

LANXESS, the global specialty chemicals company is currently undergoing strategic realignment within the organization as part of its ‘Let’s LANXESS Again’ project. One of its largest business units Advanced Industrial Intermediates (AII), which until now catered to intermediates for agrochemicals, pharmaceuticals, dyes, coatings among others, will now also take over the antioxidants and accelerators businesses previously managed by the Rubber Chemicals (RUC) business unit at LANXESS.



LANXESS adds new colour to urban landscapes

LANXESS, the global specialty chemicals company and one of the world’s leading manufacturers of inorganic color pigments is showcasing its unmatched range of iron oxide and chromium oxide pigments at the bC India expo 2014 in Noida. India’s fast growing construction industry is a key market for the LANXESS Inorganic Pigments business unit.



LANXESS India receives award from Indian Chemical Council (ICC) once again for water resource management

LANXESS India Private Limited, a fully owned subsidiary of LANXESS AG, a global specialty chemicals company, has been acknowledged for its exceptional work in the area of water resource management. The company has been systematically pursuing an integrated water management strategy at its manufacturing site in Nagda, Madhya Pradesh and has been working towards ‘zero discharge’ goal which has been accomplished through the Waste Water Post Treatment Plant.



The flashing tail light in cars glow: Thanks to Macrolex® from LANXESS!

In addition to its established portfolio of synthetic iron oxide pigments, LANXESS, the global specialty chemicals company, also offers soluble organic dyes in a variety of shades and is the only multinational manufacturer with this offering. Identified as brand Macrolex®, these dyes dissolve in a molecular form in plastics. They are not only known for their excellent color strength but are easy to use (no dispersion and causes no mechanical damage to the polymer) and are stable even through changes in temperature.



LANXESS supports computer literacy in Nagda as part of new CSR initiative

LANXESS India Private Limited, the global specialty chemicals company having a manufacturing site in Nagda, has assisted in setting up of a computer training centre for students and working professionals, including workers at plants, in Nagda. This has been done in collaboration with the Madhya Pradesh Labour Welfare Board, which has provided the space for the training centre in their premises in Nagda.



LANXESS adds new colour to urban landscapes

The high-tinting strength pigments of the Bayferrox and Colortherm lines are used to impart attractive and enduring color to construction materials such as cast-in-situ concrete, pre-cast concrete components and concrete roofing tiles and pavers. Easy to use and ecologically friendly, the products are available in the form of powder, compact pigment, granules and slurry. These products display high quality in terms of color strength and color consistency.



Airbag housing 30% lighter with LANXESS’ Hybrid Technology

While airbag is one of the most important safety device in a car, it is often not the most considered while buying a car. It is unfortunate that some of India’s most popular and fastest selling cars come without airbags. A recent Global study by the New Car Assessment Program (NCAP) revealed that 1/5th of all cars sold in India aren’t safe for either adult drivers or child passengers in the rear.



LANXESS sees new opportunities for its rubber polymers in the two wheeler industry

LANXESS, the technological leader in synthetic rubber and a proponent of ‘Green Mobility’, is perfectly positioned to cater to the increasing performance demands of the two wheeler industry. LANXESS specialty elastomers offer the opportunity to replace conventional elastomers in two-wheelers with products that can ensure high performance.



Dr. Jacques Perez, takes over as Managing Director and Country Representative of LANXESS India with effect from May 1, 2014

Effective May 1, 2014, Dr. Jacques Perez assumes the position of Managing Director and Vice Chairman of LANXESS India Private Limited and acts as Country Representative of LANXESS in India. This is in addition to his earlier responsibility as a Director and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) at LANXESS India Private Limited since April 2013.



LANXESS offers best in class solutions for industrial water treatment at Aquatech India 2014

LANXESS is showcasing high-performance ion exchange resins from its proven brand Lewatit®, together with Lewabrane® reverse osmosis (RO) membrane elements at Aquatech India 2014. These premium products meet the highest German and international production and quality standards. They come together with a comprehensive service portfolio including the LewaPlusTM design software.



LANXESS facilitates collaborative development for the rubber industry

LANXESS, the global specialty chemicals company, has taken a novel initiative towards innovation in partnership with its leading distributor for rubber businesses, Ram Charan Co Pvt Ltd, which is a strategic business partner to leading manufacturers in rubber, plastics and, inks and coatings industries. The assets of the erstwhile LANXESS Rubber Chemicals Technical Centre in Thane have now been relocated to the Tech Centre of Ram Charan at Chennai. The Centre, which will serve rubber customers across the country, will also be staffed by Ram Charan.



LANXESS Director featured in ‘India’s Top 40, under 40’ business leaders by ET-Spencer Stuart

Mr. Neelanjan Banerjee, Senior Executive Director, LANXESS India Private Limited has a new feather in his cap this year. A joint study by The Economic Times and Spencer Stuart, has come up with a list of top 40 business leaders in India who are under the age of 40. This award was handed over to Banerjee at a grand ceremony in Mumbai, on April 29, 2014 by Mr. Deepak Parekh, Chairman, HDFC, who chaired the jury. The ceremony had an august audience comprising of select business leaders and board members.



LANXESS’ Record breaking – polyamide oil pans for trucks

Oil pans fitted in the 12.8 liter Euro 6 engines for the Mercedes Actros from Daimler are up to 120 cm long, 40 cm wide and 35 cm deep. To date, they are the largest engine oil pans for trucks to be made of polyamide 6 and 66. They are manufactured by Marbach-based BBP Kunststoffwerk Marbach Baier GmbH using Durethan from LANXESS.



Saltigo at Chemspec India, April 10 to 11, Mumbai, India

At Chemspec India 2014, which is being held in Mumbai from April 10 to 11, the company will be presenting its comprehensive expertise and longstanding experience as a reliable custom manufacturing service provider.