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Aug
23
2016

Albemarle signs definitive agreement to acquire lithium salts production assets in Asia

CHARLOTTE, N.C. , Aug. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --  Albemarle Corporation  (NYSE: ALB), a leader in the global specialty chemicals industry, announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the lithium hydroxide and lithium carbonate conversion assets and supporting business functions currently operated by Jiangxi Jiangli New Materials Science and Technology Co. Ltd. ("Jiangli New Materials"). The transaction is expected to close by the end of the first quarter of 2017, subject to regulatory approvals and other customary closing conditions.

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Aug
18
2016

Albemarle Reinforces Its Commitment to Hydroprocessing

CHARLOTTE, N.C. , Aug. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- As the market leader in hydroprocessing catalysts, Albemarle (NYSE: ALB) is reinforcing its business strategy in hydrotreating to become even more focused on technology development and catalyst performance.

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Aug
03
2016

Albemarle exceeds second quarter 2016 expectations and raises guidance

CHARLOTTE, N.C. , Aug. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Second quarter 2016 highlights: Signed definitive agreement to sell Chemetall ® Surface Treatment business to BASF SE Due to a non-recurring, non-cash tax charge of $416.7 million related to the decision to sell the Chemetall Surface Treatment...

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Jul
21
2016

Sustainability of the Salar de Atacama will be safeguarded by a joint effort between SQM and Albemarle

CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --  Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB) announced today that it's wholly-owned subsidiary, Rockwood Lithium Ltda., and Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile S.A. (SQM) (NYSE: SQM; Santiago Stock Exchange: SQM-B, SQM-A) have reached an agreement to work together to safeguard the ecosystem in the Salar de Atacama.

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Jul
21
2016

Albemarle Corporation to present at Jefferies 2016 Industrials Conference

CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB), a leader in the global specialty chemicals industry, announced today that president and chief executive officer, Luke Kissam, will present at the Jefferies 2016 Industrials Conference in New York City on Thursday, August 11, 2016, at 9:20 a.m. EDT. Kissam's presentation is part of the larger three-day conference comprised of keynote addresses, company presentations, panel discussions as well as one-on-one and small group meetings. In addition to Kissam, Scott Tozier, executive vice president and chief financial officer, Matt Juneau, executive vice president, corporate strategy and investor relations, and Sharon McGee, vice president, corporate development, will be in attendance.

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Jul
11
2016

Albemarle announces quarterly dividend - July 2016

CHARLOTTE, N.C. , July 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB) declared today a quarterly dividend of $0.305 per share.  The dividend is payable October 3, 2016 , to shareholders of record at the close of business as of September 15, 2016.

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Jul
06
2016

Albemarle Corporation to release second quarter 2016 earnings results on August 3, 2016

Conference call to be held on August 4, 2016, at 9:00 a.m. EDT CHARLOTTE, N.C. , July 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --  Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB), a leader in the global specialty chemicals industry, announced today that it will release its second quarter 2016 earnings after the NYSE closes on Wednesday, August 3, 2016.

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Jun
17
2016

Albemarle enters into definitive agreement to sell Chemetall Surface Treatment business to BASF for $3.2 Billion

CHARLOTTE, N.C. , June 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB ), a leader in the global specialty chemicals industry, announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to sell its Chemetall Surface Treatment business to BASF in a cash transaction valued at

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Jun
14
2016

Albemarle and CB&I win EPA green chemistry award for AlkyClean® process technology

CHARLOTTE, N.C. , June 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --  Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB) announced today that it and technology partner CB&I are recipients of the 2016 Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ( EPA ) in cooperation with the American Chemical Society.

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Jun
01
2016

Albemarle to name Brian Tessin vice president, tax & chief tax counsel

CHARLOTTE, N.C. , June 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --  Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB), a leader in the global specialty chemicals industry, announced today that Brian Tessin will be joining the company as vice president, tax & chief tax counsel, reporting to Scott Tozier , chief financial officer.

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May
19
2016

Albemarle Corporation receives awards for liquidity management

BATON ROUGE, La. , May 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --  Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB), a leader in the global specialty chemicals industry, proudly announced today that the company has received two prestigious awards in the category of liquidity management.

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May
13
2016

Albemarle names Karen G. Narwold Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer

BATON ROUGE, La. , May 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --  Albemarle Corporation  (NYSE: ALB), a leader in the global specialty chemicals industry, today announced that current Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate & Government Affairs and Corporate Secretary Karen G. Narwold has been promoted to Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer of the company, effective immediately.

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