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Nov 26, 2014, 17:00 ET
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Carl J. Lukach Joins Univar as Chief Financial Officer

Univar, a global leader in the distribution of chemistry and related services, today announced the appointment of Carl J. Lukach as Executive Vice...

Nov 03, 2014, 15:30 ET
Univar Acquires D'Altomare Quimica of Brazil

Univar Expands in Brazil Market with Acquisition of D'Altomare Quimica Ltda.

 Univar Inc., a leading global chemical distributor of industrial and specialty chemicals and related chemistry services, announced today it...

Sep 16, 2014, 13:11 ET
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Marco Antonio Quirino Named President of Univar Latin America

 Marco Antonio Quirino has been named President of Univar Latin America, effective September 1. The announcement was made by David Flitman,...

Sep 15, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Univar Announces Exclusive Distribution Agreement for Evonik Personal Care Products in the Northeast U.S.

Univar Inc., a leading global chemical distributor of industrial and specialty chemicals and related chemistry services, announced that it has...

Jul 01, 2014, 17:15 ET
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Univar Opens New Oil & Gas Facility in North Dakota

Univar Inc., a leading global chemical distributor of industrial and specialty chemicals and related chemistry services, held a grand opening...

Jun 27, 2014, 16:17 ET
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Univar Inc. Files Registration Statement for Proposed Initial Public Offering of Common Stock

 Univar Inc. today announced that it has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)...

Jun 18, 2014, 13:00 ET
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Univar Sponsors National Chemistry Competition

Univar, a world leader in the distribution of chemistry and related products and services, will serve as a sponsor of the National You Be The...

Jun 17, 2014, 14:30 ET
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Univar and P&G Chemicals Form First GFSI/BRC-Certified Supply Chain for Glycerin

 Univar USA Inc. and P&G Chemicals announce that they are able to offer customers a Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI)-certified domestic...

Jun 17, 2014, 12:30 ET
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Univar's ChemCare Waste Management Service Recognized for Safety Excellence in Houston

 ChemCare®, the innovative waste management service from Univar USA Inc., was recently recognized for outstanding safety performance at...

Jun 09, 2014, 15:39 ET
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Univar Breaks Ground on New Oil & Gas Facility in Elmendorf, Texas

Univar Inc., a world leader in the distribution of chemistry and related products and services, broke ground on a new 52,000 square foot facility...

Jun 02, 2014, 14:00 ET
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Univar Announces Joint Venture with E.A. Juffali & Brothers

 Univar Inc., a world leader in the distribution of chemistry and related products and services, announced today a joint venture with E.A....

May 12, 2014, 12:00 ET
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Univar to Showcase Hair and Skin Care Prototypes at NYSCC Suppliers' Day

 Univar, a world leader in the distribution of chemistry and related products and services, today released eight new formulations to help...

Apr 01, 2014, 12:00 ET

Magnablend Receives 2014 Industry of the Year Award from Waxahachie Chamber of Commerce

 Magnablend, a subsidiary of Univar and leader in custom blending and packaging, announced it...

Mar 18, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Univar's ChemCare and Systech Environmental Corporation Convert 100 Million Gallons of Chemical Waste into Usable Fuel

 Univar Inc., a leading global chemical distributor, announced today that it reached a milestone in sustainability, shipping its 100 millionth...

Dec 09, 2013, 11:00 ET

Executivos da Univar nomeados membros do Conselho da NACD e da Associação Brasileira dos Distribuidores de Produtos Químicos e Petroquímicos

A Univar Inc., uma distribuidora líder global de produtos químicos, anunciou hoje que dois membros de sua equipe de liderança...

Dec 09, 2013, 11:00 ET

Univar Executives Named Board Members of NACD and the Brazilian Association of Chemical and Petrochemical Distributors

Univar Inc., a leading global chemical distributor, announced today that two members of its executive leadership team have been nominated to board...

Nov 12, 2013, 18:01 ET
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Univar Announces Exclusive North American Distribution Agreement with JH Nanhang

Univar, a leading global chemical distributor, announced today that it has signed an exclusive five year agreement with JH Nanhang (JHNH), the...

Oct 21, 2013, 21:00 ET
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Univar Announces Distribution Agreement with Swati Spentose for Lidocaine Products

 Univar Inc., a leading global chemical distributor, announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Swati Spentose Pvt. Ltd. to...

Aug 20, 2013, 11:00 ET
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Univar Names Sam Sutherland Vice President of Global Mining

 Univar Inc., a leading global chemical distributor, announced today that it has named Sam Sutherland as its new Vice President of Global...

Aug 10, 2013, 15:50 ET
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Univar Names George Makar Regional Vice President for EMEA Oil & Gas

Univar Inc., a leading global chemical distributor, announced today that it has named George Makar as its new Regional Vice President for EMEA Oil...