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Akzo Nobel, Company Profile

16:57 EDT 24th September 2017 | BioPortfolio

Akzo Nobel is a Global Fortune 500 company and is listed on both the euronexy Amsterdam and NASDAQ stock exchanges. It is also listed on the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes and the FTSE4Good Index. Based in the Netherlands, we are a multicultural organization serving customers throughout the world with human and animal healthcare products, coatings, and chemicals. We employ around 61,500 people and conduct our activities in four segments - human and animal health, coatings and chemicals -subdivided into 13 business units, with operating subsidiaries in more than 80 countries. Consolidated revenues for 2005 totaled EUR 13.0 billion. The financial results for the second quarter will be published on July 20, 2006.

Location

Velperweg 76, 6824 BM ArnhemP.O. Box 9300,
Arnhem
6800 SB
Netherlands

Contact

Phone: 31 26 366 44 33


News Articles [133 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Akzo Pushes Back Against Third PPG Bid

Akzo Nobel continues to fight to retain its corporate independence, rejecting a third bid from US coatings rival PPG at the beginning of the week just as an activist shareholder put more pressure on i...

Dutch Government Seen as Helping Akzo Fight PPG

Akzo Nobel cooperated closely with the government of the Netherlands, at least from Mar 9, to fend off the failed bid by US rival PPG to acquire the Amsterdam-based coatings and chemicals manufacturer...

Akzo Chief Ton Büchner Steps Down

Citing health reasons, Ton Büchner stepped down as CEO of Akzo Nobel with immediate effect on Jul. 19. The 52-year-old executive, who took a leave of absence due to exhaustion early in his tenure at ...

AkzoNobel Restructures Management, Calls EGM

Akzo Nobel has given its Executive Committee (managing board) a new structure following the departure of CEO Ton Büchner, who stepped down on Jul. 19, citing health reasons. In announcing the changes...

China should lift restrictions on Liu Xiaobo's widow: Nobel committee

The Norwegian Nobel Committee, which awards the Nobel Peace Prize, said on Friday it was "deeply worried" about the situation of Liu Xia, the widow of Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo, after his death on Thu...

Inauguration of the 67th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting with an appeal for climate protection

(Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings) The 67th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting was today inaugurated in Lindau on the banks of Lake Constance in Germany. The guests, who hail from approximately 80 countries,...

107 Nobel Laureate Attack on Greenpeace Traced Back to Biotech PR Operators

by Jonathan Latham, PhD Greenpeace was denied entrance yesterday (June 30) to a National Press Club Event in Washington, DC of 107 Nobel Laureates. The event was ostensibly organised by a scientific g...

Conclusion of the 67th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting

(Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings) The 67th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting drew to a close today on Mainau Island with a panel discussion on 'Ethics in Science'. The President of the Council, Countess Be...

PubMed Articles [29 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Yoshinori Ohsumi's Nobel Prize for mechanisms of autophagy: from basic yeast biology to therapeutic potential.

On 3 October 2016, Japanese cell biologist Yoshinori Ohsumi was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 'for his discoveries of mechanisms for autophagy'; autophagy being an intracellular de...

Alfred Nobel and His Prizes: From Dynamite to DNA.

Alfred Nobel was one of the most successful chemists, inventors, entrepreneurs, and businessmen of the late nineteenth century. In a decision later in life, he rewrote his will to leave virtually all ...

The Art of Building Small: From Molecular Switches to Motors (Nobel Lecture).

A journey into the nano-world: The ability to design, use and control motor-like functions at the molecular level sets the stage for numerous dynamic molecular systems. In his Nobel Lecture, B. L. F...

Food for thought: Autophagy researcher wins 2016 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.

This special edition of the Biomedical Journal honors the awarding of the 2016 Nobel Prize in Physiology and Medicine to Yoshinori Ohsumi for his pioneering work on elucidating the mechanisms of autop...

Spatial navigation : brief overview of the medicine and physiology Nobel prize 2014.

Various cells of the thalamus, hippocampus, and the medial entorhinal cortex plays a crucial role in spatial navigation ability. The highlighting of these cells and the understanding of their function...

Clinical Trials [2 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Evaluation of Zimmer Puros® Allograft vs. Creos™ Allograft for Alveolar Ridge Preservation

The purpose of this study is to evaluate clinically, histologically and radiographically the healing of extraction sockets with Zimmer's Puros® allograft compared to creos™ (creo™ Nobel ...

Randomized, Open Investigation Evaluating the Efficacy of Nobel Biocare SFB and CFB Implants

The purpose of this study is to determine the survival rate, marginal bone resorption, soft tissue health and maintenance of the NobelActive Internal and External implants and to make comp...

Companies [84 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

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Akzo Nobel is a Global Fortune 500 company and is listed on both the euronexy Amsterdam and NASDAQ stock exchanges. It is also listed on the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes and the FTSE4Good Index. B...

Organon USA,Inc.

Organon was founded in 1923 and is now a business unit of the healthcare group of Akzo Nobel N.V. Today, Organon has more than 13,000 employees worldwide. Akzo Nobel N.V., based in the Netherlands, se...

Akzo Nobel

Akzo Nobel is a Global Fortune 500 company and is listed on both the Euronext Amsterdam and NASDAQ stock exchanges. It is also listed on the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes and the FTSE4Good Index. B...

Nobelprize.org

Nobel Web AB is responsible for Nobelprize.org, the official website of the Nobel Foundation. Nobelprize.org acts as the online gateway to the Nobel Prize and hosts a unique collection of archival...

Flexsys

Formed in 1995, Flexsys is a joint venture owned by Solutia (USA) and Akzo Nobel (Netherlands). Solutia was formed in 1997 when Monsanto spun off its chemical division.The world's leading supplier of ...

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