Article - 17 Oct 2012
Sizing development for composite and fiber production is highly specialized and complex.
News - 23 Mar 2007
Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) and Rohm and Haas Company have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to explore the joint construction of a world-scale acrylic-monomer complex in...
News - 15 Sep 2003
Dow Chemicals have reached an agreement to purchase the acrylics business of Celanese. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed and the transaction awaits regulatory approvals.
News - 17 Nov 2010
Arkema announced today an ambitious investment plan for its Acrylics sites in Clear Lake and Bayport, Texas. This plan will target acrylic acid and its esters, and will focus on growth opportunities...
News - 13 Feb 2006
Degussa AG, Dusseldorf, is acquiring the superabsorbent business of The Dow Chemical Company, Midland, MI, USA. The Parties agreed not to disclose financial terms of the transaction. The agreement...
News - 17 Aug 2011
SAPCo, a joint venture between Evonik Industries and Saudi Acrylic Acid Company, has awarded the super absorbent polymer (SPA) plant construction project to Fluor, a specialist in designing, building...
News - 13 Nov 2007
The Dow Chemical Company announced its intent to stop producing and marketing hydroxyalkyl acrylates (HAA) by the end of 2007.
The HAA product line includes hydroxyethyl acrylate (HEA) and...
News - 20 Feb 2003
Sasol have just commissioned their new R1.16billion butanol plant in Sasolburg, South Africa.
Using technology licensed from Japan’s Mitsubishi Chemical Corp, the plant has an capacity to...
News - 7 Oct 2008
Come rain or sunshine, children prefer to run around outdoors. But the fun is soon over if they get wet feet while hopping through the puddles. Rain boots may keep the moisture out, but they quickly...
News - 9 Jul 2020
Usually, when oil prices fall, biobased chemical firms struggle. But these days, alternatives to petroleum-based products are undergoing a renaissance.
Consumers are increasingly eco-conscious,...