The Urethane Blog

Duke University Webinar

What’s in my foam? A web seminar!

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You’re invited!

We invite you to attend our webinar on September 26,

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Liveris Profile

Dow CEO Andrew Liveris ponders life after retirement

Andrew Liveris is due to step down from his role as Dow Chemical CEO.Andrew Liveris is due to step down from his role as Dow Chemical CEO. Read more

Polyurethane M&A Update

Global M&A Wave in PU Industry

2016-09-08    [Source:PUdaily]

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PUdaily, Shanghai-During the first half of 2016, the global chemical industry mergers and acquisitions (M&A) are flourishing with transaction amounting up to USD 143.3 bn,

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Russian Isocyanate Project

Jens Henkel, EPC: ‘In Russia, construction of any building is more expensive than in Europe in principle’
09:00, 08.09.2016

Jens Henkel, EPC: ‘In Russia, construction of any building is more expensive than in Europe in principle’Photo: Oleg Tikhonov

German EPC has sold hundreds of industrial plants to more than 40 countries for 140 years.

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Benzene Update

Europe spot benzene dips, players watch US
07 September 2016 11:27 Source:ICIS News

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Dollars and eurosLONDON (ICIS)–European benzene spot numbers eased slightly this week,

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Spot Benzene

US spot benzene prices move wider in tight market
02 September 2016 23:02 Source:ICIS News

HOUSTON (ICIS)–US spot benzene prices on Friday were in a wider range than a week ago amid a still-tight market,

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Vertellus Acquired by Lenders

Vertellus to be acquired by lenders after no other bids surface
September 1, 2016
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Indianapolis-based chemical company Vertellus Specialties Inc.,

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