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US Propylene Inventories Rise

US propylene inventories rise by 6.7% week on week

17 March 2016 14:32 Source:ICIS News

HOUSTON (ICIS)–US propylene inventories increased by 6.7% in the week ending on 11 March,

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BASF Announces Increases

Effective April 1, 2016, or as contracts allow, BASF Corporation is raising the price for all

Lupranate® MDI products by $ 0.08 per pound Lupranate® TDI products by $0.08 per pound

and Pluracol® Polyol products by $0.05 per pound.

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Arsenal Invests in Pac Urethanes

Arsenal Capital Partners Invests in Pacific Urethanes

NEW YORK, March 18, 2016 – Arsenal Capital Partners (Arsenal), a leading New York-based private equity firm that invests in middle-market specialty industrial and healthcare companies,

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Dow Announces Price Increases on MDI, Polyol, and TDI

MDI Price Action

Dear Valued Customer:

Effective April 1, 2016, or as contracts allow, The Dow Chemical Company (“Dow”) will
increase its price $0.05/pound for all market segments in the United States for the
following products:


Polyol Price Action

Effective April 1,

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Accella Rebrands Tire Fill Lines

Accella changes names of tire fill brands
Mar 15, 2016, 11:23am CDT

Accella Performance Materials has rebranded two of its tire fill brands — ArncoPathway and Zeus Tyre Fill — as Accella Tire Fill Systems.

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Houston Update

Houston's petrochemical boom could soon face a big swoon

Oil's low cost means Gulf Coast is losing its price advantage

March 11,

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