Press Releases

2015-05-20

Lipetsk: Site-Certification in Record Time

ISO 9.001 and 14.001: Outstanding Audit by the External Auditors

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2014-04-23

Alternative Curing Process for EPDM Rubber

LANXESS, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of synthetic rubber, will showcase at EXPOBOR 2014 a broad range of products for the rubber transformation, automotive, tire, and civil construction industries, among others.

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2014-03-20

LANXESS publishes results for fiscal 2013

In what remains a difficult competitive environment, specialty chemicals group LANXESS expects EBITDA pre exceptionals of around EUR 200 million for the first quarter of 2014.

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2014-02-27

LANXESS and Hankook Tire enter into strategic technical partnership

German specialty chemicals company LANXESS and Korean Hankook Tire signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on February 26 to co-develop synthetic rubber technologies for high-performance tires.

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2014-02-24

The complete range of tire technology

LANXESS a success at Tire Tech and Expo 2014 in Cologne.

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2014-01-28

Focus on the megatrends of mobility and urbanization

LANXESS is again exhibiting this year at Interplastica in Moscow, a key trade fair for the plastics industry in Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS).

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2014-01-26

Change of leadership in LANXESS Board of Management

The Supervisory Board of LANXESS AG has resolved at its meeting today to end, by mutual agreement, the appointment of Axel C. Heitmann as Member and Chairman of the Board of Management of LANXESS AG, effective the end of February 28, 2014.

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2014-01-24

LANXESS: Price Increase for EPDM Rubber

The Keltan Elastomers (KEL) business unit of specialty chemicals group LANXESS will raise its prices for all of its Keltan EPDM grades in Europe, Middle East and Africa, effective February 1, 2014.

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2013-11-12

LANXESS narrows full-year guidance range in a challenging market environment

EBITDA pre exceptionals in 2013: between EUR 710 million and EUR 760 million / Q3 with volume growth in all segments; continued pressure on prices

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2013-10-16

“Technology @ Work”

LANXESS will be showcasing its products and technologies under the slogan “Technology @ Work” at K 2013 (hall 06, booth C 76/78), the world’s largest trade show for plastics and rubber, in Düsseldorf, Germany.

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2013-10-16

Weight saving of 45 percent

A car seat shell made from a thermoplastic composite reinforced with continuous glass fibers is being used for the first time in the Opel Astra OPC.

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2013-10-16

How to give joggers wings

EPDM rubber with excellent dynamic qualities

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2013-09-24

LANXESS on track with EPDM project in China

LANXESS is progressing according to plan with the construction of its world-scale EPDM (ethylene propylene diene monomer) plant in Changzhou (Jiangsu Province), China.

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2013-09-18

LANXESS increases competitiveness

LANXESS is countering the challenging business environment with a comprehensive efficiency program.

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2013-07-04

LANXESS opens first production facility in Russia

German specialty chemicals company LANXESS today celebrated the opening of its first production facility in Russia.

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2013-06-25

First production of bio-based polybutylene terephthalate (PBT) in a world-scale plant using 1,4-butanediol (BDO) made from renewable feedstock

Joint News Release of LANXESS and Genomatica: 20 tons of bio-based BDO made with Genomatica’s process converted into PBT

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2013-06-04

Saving energy with new LE membrane elements

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS has expanded its range of membrane separation elements for reverse osmosis (RO)-based water treatment to include new low energy (LE) elements.

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2013-06-04

LANXESS opens Asia’s most modern butyl rubber plant in Singapore

Capacity of 100,000 metric tons per year / Production of high-quality halobutyl rubber / LANXESS’ biggest investment ever at EUR 400 million / 160 highly qualified new jobs created / Opening ceremony on Jurong Island

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2013-05-08

LANXESS takes action against weak demand

LANXESS posted lower earnings in the first quarter of 2013 as expected due to a weak market environment, particularly in the tire and automotive industries.

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2013-03-21

LANXESS presents strong results for 2012

German specialty chemicals company LANXESS has announced strong figures for the past fiscal year, with improvements in key reported numbers.

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