The Urethane Blog

LyondellBasell CEO Moving On

LyondellBasell Announces Retirement of Chief Executive Officer

Bob Patel to Continue to Serve in His Role Through 2021

Board Forms Search Committee to Identify a Successor

HOUSTON and LONDON,

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COIM Announces Price Increase

Effective October 1st, 2021 COIM USA is increasing the selling prices of its Isoexter® aromatic polyester polyols in the US and Canada as follows:

Polyester Polyols for Rigid Board Applications: $0.11/lb.

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History of the Pillow

The pillow was once viewed as a mystical implement with roles that extended far beyond providing a comfortable perch for our sleeping heads. (junrong/Shutterstock)

The pillow was once viewed as a mystical implement with roles that extended far beyond providing a comfortable perch for our sleeping heads.

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Shipping Outlook

Shipping container rates to remain elevated into 2022 as US demand outpaces capacity

Author: Adam Yanelli

2021/07/20

HOUSTON (ICIS)–Shipping container rates have spiked by as much as three or four times since the onset of the pandemic and are likely to remain elevated beyond the Lunar New Year in 2022 as the global demand for goods continues to outpace available capacity.

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Pearl Targets Growth

Pearl Polyurethane: Dubai expected to develop as international PU innovation hub

Pearl Polyurethane, a system house covering the Middle East and North Africa,

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Stepan Announces Increase

Stepan Company Announces Polyol Price Increase for North America effective October 1, 2021

Northfield, IL, August 18,

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Force Majeure

August 13, 2021

Re: Notice of Force Majeure for Dow Propylene Oxide

Dear CUSTOMER:

The purpose of this letter is to advise you that,

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