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Recticel Statement


Press Release of Recticel – 27 March 2020

Priority given to ensuring safe working conditions and preserving Group liquidity

ACC Puts Out MDI and TDI Handling Video Series

Safe Handling of MDI and TDI Video Series


Safe Handling of Methylene Diphenyl Diisocyanate and Toluene Diisocyanate are two training programs designed to inform employers and employees of the potential hazards associated with the handling of methylene diphenyl diisocyanates (MDI) and toluene diisocyanates (TDI) and best practices to minimize potential risks.

Wanhua Breaks Ground on MDI Industrial Park

Construction Start of Wanhua (Fujian) MDI Industrial Park

2020-03-25    [Source:PUdaily]


Wanhua Chemical broke ground for the construction of its Fujian Industrial Park,

CARES Act Explained

Senate Passes Updated Economic Relief Plan (CARES Act) for Individuals and Businesses

March 25, 2020

Garrett Watson

Taylor LaJoie

Huaqun Li

Daniel Bunn

Last updated March 25 at 11:34pm

Key Updates

  • Unemployment insurance provisions now include an additional $600 per week payment to each recipient for up to four months,

Chemical M&A Outlook

Chem M&A, projects may dry up as recession deepens

Author: Al Greenwood


HOUSTON (ICIS)–The combined blows of low oil prices and the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic will cause chemical companies to rein in investments,

Some Furniture Production Suspended

Some Mississippi furniture manufacturers suspending operations

By DENNIS SEID / Daily Journal

PONTOTOC • Thousands of furniture manufacturing employees will be idled in the coming days as the coronavirus continues its march.

Peak Panic is Over

No Refunds: Costco Hoarders Discover They Can’t Return Toilet Paper


by Tyler Durden
Mon, 03/23/2020 – 19:45

Panic hoarders who rushed into Costco to buy years-worth of toilet paper are finding themselves out of luck when it comes to the big-box store’s typically generous return policy.

The Chemical Industry is Essential

Everchem Specialty Chemicals

Even as states limit economic activity, the chemical industry is a key and essential industry and is demanded to keep operating.