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Butadiene Markets

TPC Port Neches explosion sends ripples through global BD markets

Author: Tom Brown

2019/11/28

LONDON (ICIS)–A series of explosions that ripped through TPC Group’s Port Neches,

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Huntsman PO Unit Down Indefinitely

TPC fire idles Huntsman PO/MTBE unit

Published date: 02 December 2019

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Huntsman said today its propylene oxide (PO)/methyl tertiary butyl ether (MTBE) unit in Port Neches,

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BASF Acquires 3D Print Company

BASF acquires 3D printing service provider Sculpteo

 

  11/28/2019 – Heidelberg, Germany – BASF New Business GmbH has formally agreed to acquire the online 3D printing service provider Sculpteo.

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Lanxess Sells Organotin Catalysts to PMC

Lanxess sets climate-neutrality target
25 November 2019 – 0 Submitted by Andrew Warmington

Is that name really real?

Lanxess has set itself a goal of eliminating its greenhouse gas emissions,

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China CO2 Emissions Fall

China’s CO2 Emissions Fell 4% Last Year, Bringing Decline to Nearly 46% Since 2005

Dou Shicong

DATE : Nov 27 2019/SOURCE : yicai

China’s CO2 Emissions Fell 4% Last Year, Read more

TPC Explosion

Evacuations ordered after plant explosion in southeastern Texas
The explosion from the Port Neches plant, which produces chemical and petroleum-based products, Read more

European Monomer Update

Firmer naphtha could stall falling European ethylene, propylene spot prices

Author: Nel Weddle

2019/11/22

LONDON (ICIS)–A month-on-month increase in feedstock naphtha values might help stave off any further declines in European ethylene and propylene spot prices,

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PFA Fall Meeting Highlights

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Polyurethane Foam Association Fall Meeting Provides Forum For
Issues Discussion, Technical Advances

Jake Barnhardt Inducted Into The Flexible Polyurethane Foam Hall Of Fame

LOUISVILLE,

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CN Rail Strike Update

What is really going on with the CN Rail strike, the propane shortage and Quebec’s ’emergency’

A Teamsters Canada union worker pickets against Canadian National Railway in Brampton, Read more