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Feb 19, 2015, 08:00 ET
Chemetall, a business unit of Albemarle Corporation, receives prestigious Frost & Sullivan 2014 North American Metalworking Fluids New Product Innovation Award. From left to right: (Julia Murray, Vice President Global Marketing and Communications for Chemetall and Art Robbins, President - Americas and Partner, Frost & Sullivan)

Chemetall receives prestigious Frost & Sullivan 2014 North American Metalworking Fluids New Product Innovation Award

 Chemetall, a business unit of Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB) and an innovator in metalworking fluids, has been awarded the 2014 North...

Feb 19, 2015, 08:00 ET
Chemetall, a business unit of Albemarle Corporation, has completed the acquisition of all shares of its Shanghai Chemetall joint venture and is now the sole owner of the entity. From left to right: (Row 1: Jennifer Chen, Jacqueline Zhang, Viola Xu, Mike Watson, Joris Merckx, Sven Schneider, Jin Chuan, Owen Deng, Row 2: Julius Zhu, Kore Ke, Jeff Zhou, Fu Yongfei, Row 3: Peter Fendel, Dominik Maier, Andreas Filsinger, Bruno Rouvier, Jin Hui)

Chemetall acquires all shares of Shanghai Joint Venture

 Chemetall, a business unit of Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB), has completed the acquisition of all shares of its Shanghai Chemetall joint...

Feb 10, 2015, 17:03 ET
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Albemarle Corporation added to S&P High Yield Dividend Aristocrats Index

Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB) was recently added to Standard and Poor's High Yield Dividend Aristocrats Index, which is comprised of companies...

Jan 29, 2015, 09:43 ET
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Albemarle Corporation announces successful completion of consent solicitation for Rockwood notes

 Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB) ("Albemarle") today announced the successful completion of the previously announced consent solicitation...

Jan 28, 2015, 17:12 ET
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Albemarle reports fourth quarter and full year 2014 results

Fourth quarter 2014 highlights: - Full year adjusted earnings of $4.20 per share, up 5% versus 2013; fourth quarter 2014 adjusted earnings...

Jan 20, 2015, 17:03 ET
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Albemarle Corporation to present at Morgan Stanley Chemicals Corporate Access Day on February 12, 2015 in New York, New York

 Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB) announced today that Scott Tozier, senior vice president and Chief Financial Officer and Michael Wilson,...

Jan 20, 2015, 07:45 ET
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Albemarle announces realignment of global business units and executive leadership team

 Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB) announced today that as a result of the completion of its acquisition of Rockwood Holdings, it will realign...

Jan 20, 2015, 07:00 ET
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Albemarle Corporation announces commencement of consent solicitation for Rockwood notes

 Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB) ("Albemarle") today announced the commencement of a consent solicitation relating to the 4.625% Senior Notes...

Jan 12, 2015, 12:41 ET
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Albemarle Corporation completes acquisition of Rockwood Holdings

 Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB) announced today that it has completed its acquisition of Rockwood Holdings, Inc. pursuant to the terms of...

Jan 06, 2015, 17:03 ET
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Albemarle Corporation to release fourth quarter and full year 2014 earnings results on January 28, 2015

 Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB), a leader in the global specialty chemicals industry, announced today that it will release its fourth...

Dec 08, 2014, 17:26 ET
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Albemarle announces closing of 700 million euros notes offerings

Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB) announced that it has closed a notes offering consisting of €700 million of 1.875% notes due 2021. The...

Nov 24, 2014, 12:08 ET
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Albemarle announces closing of $1.025 billion senior notes offerings

 Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB) announced that it has closed an underwritten public offering of unsecured, unsubordinated notes consisting...

Nov 17, 2014, 17:03 ET
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Albemarle awarded Diamond Award by Arkansas Environmental Federation

Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB), a leader in the global specialty chemicals industry, announced that it has received the Diamond Award for...

Nov 14, 2014, 09:23 ET
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Albemarle and Rockwood shareholders approve transaction

 Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB) and Rockwood Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ROC) announced that shareholders from both companies approved the...

Nov 04, 2014, 08:30 ET
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Albemarle to increase production capacity in Pasadena, Texas for its curative products

 Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB), a global developer, manufacturer and marketer of highly engineered specialty chemicals and services,...

Oct 30, 2014, 07:00 ET
Karen Narwold, General Counsel, Corporate & Government Affairs, and Corporate Secretary of Albemarle Corporation, was recently selected as a member of the 2015 DirectWomen Board Institute class.

Albemarle executive selected as a member of the 2015 DirectWomen Board Institute class

  Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB), a leader in the global specialty chemicals industry, announced that Senior Vice President, General...

Oct 22, 2014, 17:03 ET
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Albemarle reports third quarter 2014 results

Third quarter 2014 highlights: - Adjusted earnings of $1.14 per share, up 5% versus third quarter 2013. - Net sales grew 9% to $642.4...

Oct 14, 2014, 22:38 ET
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Albemarle announces quarterly dividend

 The board of directors of Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB) declared today a quarterly dividend of $0.275 per share.  The dividend is...

Sep 30, 2014, 08:30 ET
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Albemarle to increase price of COMPALOX® and PERGOPAK® specialty material products

 Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB), a leading producer of activated alumina and organic matting agents and its subsidiary, Martinswerk GmbH,...

Sep 25, 2014, 09:25 ET
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Albemarle Corporation to release third quarter 2014 earnings results on October 22, 2014

Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB), a leader in the global specialty chemicals industry, announced today that it will release its third quarter 2014...