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2019-08-13

LANXESS to sell its chrome chemicals business to Brother Enterprises

LANXESS is selling its chrome chemicals business to Brother Enterprises, a Chinese leather chemicals producer. Both companies signed a respective agreement yesterday evening, August 12, 2019.

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2019-06-27

Agreement between LANXESS and NUMSA ends strike

LANXESS and the National Union of Metal Workers of South Africa (NUMSA) today agreed to end the strike by workers at the LANXESS mine in Rustenburg.

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2019-06-26

LANXESS is pleased to report that talks with NUMSA have resumed

The main priority for LANXESS is on resolving the current illegal strike activities and bringing all employees back to surface, well and safe, which is why the Company is pleased to report that talks with National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) have resumed.

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2019-06-25

LANXESS steps in as NUMSA puts strikers’ health at risk

Continuing their illegal strike activities, workers from the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) have refused to come back to the surface for seven days now.

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2019-06-24

Strike activities at the LANXESS Chrome Mining site declared illegal

Since Wednesday, June 19th 2019 there have been striking activities by members of the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) at LANXESS Chrome Mining (Pty) Ltd (LCM) site in Rustenburg. The strike activities started on the morning of June 19th 2019, when 290 NUMSA members embarked on an underground sit-in strike during their dayshift. The strike has been declared illegal by a Johannesburg court but is ongoing.

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2019-06-24

Talks to solve illegal strike activities at the LANXESS Chrome Mining site failed

Talks to solve the current illegal strike activities at the LANXESS Chrome Mining (Pty) Ltd (LCM) site in Rustenburg failed on Monday night as representatives of the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) decided to leave a meeting with LCM.

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2018-07-04

Local chemical company invests in future scientists from Madadeni

"I am Science" Project giving grade 9 girl-learners hands-on experience of chemistry and physics in a fun and less intimidating way.

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2017-10-12

LANXESS continues to invest schools in the community of Madadeni

LANXESS donates a new classroom to Hlabana Primary School in the township of Madadeni, Newscastle.

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2015-07-20

LANXESS Chrome Mining joins the world in commemorating Mandela Day

Children at the Grace Help Centre will remember this year’s Mandela Day for a long while.

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2015-07-20

LANXESS Merebank makes its contribution towards the Mandela Day commemoration

Children at the uMlazi Place of Safety will remember this year’s Mandela Day for a long while.

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2015-06-28

New Country Representative For LANXESS South Africa

Ben Marais takes over from Dr Karl-Rudolf Gassen as LANXESS South Africa Managing Director

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