THE URETHANE BLOG

NLRB Ruling

Obama’s NLRB just redefined the word “employer”

posted at 8:01 am on August 28, 2015 by Jazz Shaw

You can rightly complain about the things which go on inside the White House,

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Recticel First Half Results

FIRST HALF-YEAR 2015 RESULTS

ORGANIC GROWTH AND EFFICIENCY GAINS IMPROVE PROFITABILITY Recticel

• Combined sales growth of +4.7%
• Combined REBITDA growth of +15.7%
• Combined net financial debt reduced to EUR 137.5 million

Olivier Chapelle (CEO): “We are pleased with the positive developments in all our segments.

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Benzene Expected to Fall

US September benzene expected to decline
27 August 2015 23:24 Source:ICIS News

HOUSTON (ICIS)–US August benzene contract prices are expected to decline on lower spot values following a volatile week for upstream crude oil and global financial markets.

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BASF Starts MDI Plant in Chinese Interior

BASF starts first MDI production in Chongqing

August 27, 2015 – Chongqing, China – BASF has begun its first production of diphenylmethane diisocyanate (MDI) at its wholly-owned site in Chongqing,

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European Toluene Prices Tumble

September European toluene contract price expected to fall $105-185/mt: sources
 

London (Platts)–27 Aug 2015 636 am EDT/1036 GMT

 

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Spot Propylene in the Teens

 

US spot refinery-grade propylene assessed at lowest level since January 2009
 

Houston (Platts)–24 Aug 2015 559 pm EDT/2159 GMT

 

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