The Urethane Blog

Benzene Rising in U.S.

Europe benzene, styrene supply to stay long on increased Asian capacities

Source: ICIS News


LONDON (ICIS)–Benzene and styrene availability in Europe for the remainder of 2019 will most likely be long,

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Emery Oleochemicals Donation

Emery Oleochemicals Supports Great Oaks Career Campuses with One-of-a-Kind, Concept Car Donation


Unique, custom-built vehicle will be showcased as part of automotive technology program



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First Order of Polyurethane Wind Blade

Covestro: First ever order of PU resin for wind blades delivered

Covestro announced that it has delivered its first commercial order of polyurethane raw materials for wind blades to China.

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More on the Driver Shortage

Legalization of Marijuana Affecting Driver Shortage

The driver shortage in the trucking industry is a problem that every trucking company,

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The Pendulum Swings Back

Covestro to sell European Systems Houses
business to H.I.G. Capital

 Sales proceeds in the high-double-digit euro million range
 Systems houses with revenues of EUR 230 million
 Covestro to remain a key supplier to European Systems Houses
 New ownership allows unit to further grow and to position itself as
an independent player

Covestro has signed an agreement with H.I.G.

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Propylene in Europe

Europe ethylene, propylene in cautious mode after H1 expectations disrupted by global woes

Source: ICIS News


LONDON (ICIS)–European ethylene and propylene players will have been revising their original plans for the remainder of 2019 to show much more caution after the first half did not go according to expectations.

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Tempur Sealy to Add 700 Jobs

Tempur Sealy Announces Plans To Add Approximately 700 New U.S. Positions
Wed June 19, 2019 7:55 AM|PR Newswire|About: TPX

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