BASF Canada short on supply of Liberty herbicide due to lack of raw materials

BASF Canada short on supply of Liberty herbicide due to lack of raw materials

29th June, 2022

BASF Canada is short on supplies of Liberty, a key herbicide used on canola and other crops, due to a lack of sufficient raw materials to make the weedkiller at its Regina plant in Saskatchewan, according to a tweet by Western Producer.

Unilever partners with Genomatica to develop alternatives to palm oil and fossil fuel-derived cleansing ingredients

Unilever partners with Genomatica to develop alternatives to palm oil and fossil fuel-derived cleansing ingredients

29th June, 2022

Global consumer goods giant Unilever and US biotech company Genomatica (Geno) have launched a venture to develop alternatives to palm oil and fossil fuel-derived cleansing ingredients, Unilever announced.

Olam Group considers selling up to an additional 10% of Olam Agri Holdings

Olam Group considers selling up to an additional 10% of Olam Agri Holdings

28th June, 2022

Global food and agribusiness company Olam Group is considering selling up to an additional 10% of its stake in Olam Agri Holdings, according to a circular filed before an extraordinary general meeting.

Latest issue: June 2022

June 2022

Our June 2022 issue includes a special focus on bleaching earths and filtration.

We also examine hydrotreated vegetable oil (HVO) feedstock selection and pre-treatment.

This issue features the OFI Plant, Equipment & Technology Guide which lists key suppliers to the oils and fats industry and their company activities.

OFI’s regular mix of news, event listings and statistics also feature in this issue.