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THE EPOXY BLOG
US Huntsman Q3 financials sharply down as low MDI pricing offsets higher volumes
Author: Jonathan Lopez
LONDON (ICIS)–Huntsman’s higher sales volumes of methylene diphenyl diisocyanate (MDI) in the third quarter could not offset lower selling prices,
BASF Group third-quarter EBIT before special items declines 24% from prior-year quarter; outlook for 2019 confirmed
- Sales of €15.2 billion (minus 2%);
The Millennial Urban Lifestyle Is About to Get More Expensive
As WeWork crashes and Uber bleeds cash, the consumer-tech gold rush may be coming to an end.
University dumps prof who revealed polar bears actually thriving
Refuted major claim of global-warming activists
Published October 21, 2019 at 8:59pm
The Canadian zoologist who led the way in debunking the claim that climate change is endangering polar bears says the University of Victoria bowed to “outside pressure”
This Steel Foam Could Make Airplane Wings Better
Because high-grade aluminum just won’t cut it.
ECHA has published its ninth recommendation to the European Commission prioritising 18 SVHCs to be added to the REACH Authorisation list (Annex XIV).
Next wave of chemical M&A to see mid-size companies buy corporate carve-outs – banker
Author: Joseph Chang
NEW YORK (ICIS)–The next wave of mergers and acquisitions activity in the chemical sector will involve mid-size companies buying non-core assets being divested by larger companies,