• 12 March 2024

    Connecting to Aboriginal culture a focus for WesCEF grant program

    Wesfarmers Chemicals, Energy and Fertilisers (WesCEF) has announced its community grant program recipients for 2023/24, with opportunities to connect to Aboriginal culture a clear focus. Two of this year’s four grant recipients, Ngalla Yorga Waangkan Aboriginal Corporation (NYWAC) and Warnbro Primary School, will use their grant funding to run Aboriginal cultural programs. NYWAC will present […]

  • 07 March 2024

    Covalent Lithium opens Mt Holland lithium mine and concentrator

    Covalent Lithium, a 50:50 joint venture partnership between Wesfarmers Limited and Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile’s (SQM), has officially recognised the successful construction and commissioning of the Mt Holland lithium mine and concentrator at an opening ceremony today that was presided over by the Hon Roger Cook MLA, Premier of Western Australia. Commissioning represents […]

  • 08 May 2023

    Media statement: CSBP incident

    The incident at CSBP Kwinana site is now over and the site has returned to normal operations. The area where the fire occurred at 9am is now an exclusion zone. Employees on site have returned to normal operations. There were no injuries and WesCEF will be investigating the cause of the fire. The fire occurred […]

  • 06 April 2023

    Media release: Wesfarmers Chemicals, Energy and Fertilisers wins award for progress toward net zero

    Wesfarmers Chemicals, Energy and Fertilisers (WesCEF) has won the inaugural 2023 Chemistry Australia ‘Net Zero Transition’ Award.

  • 15 February 2023

    Wesfarmers half-year results 2023

    Wesfarmers’ Managing Director Rob Scott said it was pleasing to deliver a strong financial performance, particularly from Wesfarmers’ largest divisions who responded well to market conditions. Read more

  • 10 February 2023

    WesCEF working toward a low carbon future 

    WesCEF was recently asked to lead a key workshop for the State Government’s Mineral Carbonation Roadmap, which seeks to enable cost effective rapid, large-scale CO2 sequestration via mineral carbonation. Mineral carbonation is a natural process that can be accelerated using captured carbon dioxide which is mixed with mine or refinery tailings, which results in carbon […]

  • CSBP has delivered Ammonia to its first interstate customer in South Australia
    24 January 2023

    CSBP Ammonia goes interstate

    CSBP has achieved a major milestone with the delivery of Ammonia to its first interstate customer in South Australia. While CSBP is one of Western Australia’s leading Ammonia manufacturers and suppliers, this is the first time we have sold product to an interstate customer. CSBP General Manager Ammonia/AN Leigh Meyers explained that this milestone caps […]