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Evonik Results

Press release

A Good Start to Fiscal 2017

Essen, May 5

  • Sales grow considerably by 19 percent to €3.68 billion
  • Adjusted EBITDA increases 8 percent to €612 million
  • Air Products specialty additives business is being successfully integrated
  • Outlook for the full year confirmed

Evonik increased sales considerably by 19 percent to €3.68 billion in the first three months of 2017.

Batson Joins PFA

Batson Named Associate Director Of The Polyurethane Foam Association


Will Work With Robert Luedeka,

CA Extends Comment Period

California extends spray polyurethane foam consultation

California has extended the comment period on its proposal to list spray polyurethane foam (SPF) insulation,

Tempur Sealy Results

Tempur Sealy Reports First Quarter 2017 Results

– Net Sales in North America Consistent with Last Year, Excluding Mattress Firm Increased Over 13%

Wanhua Q1 Results

Wanhua Enjoys 400-kt PU Products Sales in Q1

2017-05-02    [Source:PUdaily]


PUdaily, Shanghai-Wanhua Chemical issues the data related to its main businesses in the first quarter of 2017.

Chinese Propylene Oxide Overview

VIDEO: Asia Special Report – Propylene Oxide, Polyols
04 May 2017 09:24 Source:ICIS News

SINGAPORE (ICIS)–In this episode of the Asia Special Report,

Possibility of Sadara IPO

Saudi Aramco to dilute stake in Sadara Chemicals via IPO -exec (DOW)


May. 3, 2017, 04:50 AM


Wanhua Raising Prices

May 1, 2017
Dear Valued Customer,
Wanhua Chemical will increase the prices of its WANNATE® TDI products by $0.10/lb in the North American and Caribbean regions effect May 15,

BASF Raises TDI Prices

May 1, 2017
Dear Valued Customer,
Effective immediately or as contracts allow, BASF Corporation is raising the price for all Lupranate® TDI products by $ 0.10 per pound.

Urethane Comments from Dow Investors’ Call

James R. Fitterling – The Dow Chemical Co.

Performance Materials & Chemicals on Slide 10 delivered a year-over-year EBITDA increase of $100 million.