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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...

Jul 13, 2013, 11:00 ET
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Univar to Showcase Indulgent Innovation at IFT

Univar Inc., a leading distributor of Food Ingredients announced today that it will be showcasing a new twist on old fashioned concepts of milk...

Jun 05, 2013, 12:00 ET
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ChemCare Houston Receives Safety Excellence Award

 Univar, a global leader in the distribution of chemistry and related innovative products and services, announced today that its waste...

May 16, 2013, 11:52 ET
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Univar adquiere el distribuidor mexicano Quimicompuestos

Univar Inc., empresa líder a nivel mundial en distribución de productos químicos y servicios relacionados, anunció hoy haber...

May 16, 2013, 11:38 ET
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Univar Acquires Mexico Distributor Quimicompuestos

Univar Inc., a leading global distributor of chemistry and related services, today announced it has completed the acquisition of Quimicompuestos,...