The Urethane Blog

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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Wanhua Overview

Moody's reviews Wanhua Chemical's Baa3 ratings for downgrade


Global Credit Research – 11 Mar 2016 Yantai


Hong Kong,

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Sadara Update

Sadara model ‘aiding downstream investments’

JUBAIL, Saudi Arabia, 8 hours, 58 minutes ago

The business model of Sadara Chemical,

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Benzene Update

US benzene at three-month high on crude, demand and global movement

Houston (Platts)–7 Mar 2016 541 pm EST/2241 GMT


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Wanhua Starts IPDI Plant

Wanhua Chemical Group commissioned new IPDI plant

Tuesday, 8 March 2016

Wanhua Chemical Group, a Chinese manufacturer of polyurethanes and petrochemicals,

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Accella Acquires Quadrant

Accella Performance Materials Announces Acquisition of Quadrant’s Spray Foam Division Further Building the Leading Spray Polyurethane Foam Provider in Accella_logoIndustry


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PFA Call for Papers

Abstract Deadline: March 25, 2016 — The Polyurethane Foam Association is accepting proposals for technical presentations for its spring Technical Program,

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