THE URETHANE BLOG

Highlights from Today’s Event

There were many interesting topics in today’s virtual lunch event, including the fact that estimates of total U.S.

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Stepan Price Increase

February 15, 2021

Dear Customer:

Effective April 1, 2021, or as contracts allow, Stepan will increase the price for STEPANPOL® and TERATE® Rigid Polyester Polyols used in the Americas by $0.07 per pound.

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Gulf Coast Update

US Gulf Coast ice storms cause chems production freeze

Author: Tom Brown

2021/02/16

LONDON (ICIS)–An almost unprecedented polar storm sweeping across the US Gulf Coast states has led to shutdowns and production cuts at a swathe of petrochemicals plants and refineries in the area,

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Airport Parking

Stunning Images Reveal Massive Commercial Jet Parking Lot Amid Travel Collapse

by Tyler DurdenTuesday, Feb 16, 2021 – 22:10

Pilot and photographer Jassen Todorov captured stunning images of hundreds of commercial jets parked in airfields across the US amid the downturn in air travel thanks to the virus pandemic,

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From a Good Source

Today Dow Chemical declared force majeure on propylene oxide and propylene glycol after freezing temperatures led to shutdowns of its plants in Freeport and Plaquemine.

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Lyondell Propylene Oxide Force Majeure

February 16, 2021
Subject: Propylene Oxide & Derivatives – Force Majeure Event

Dear Valued Customer,

We regret to inform you that our Channelview,

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