News - 7 Jul 2005
Bayer Antwerp N.V. and Shell International Research Maatschappij BV have entered a license agreement under undisclosed terms enabling Shell to implement Double Metal Cyanide (DMC) technology to...
News - 27 Apr 2005
Bayer, and Asahi Glass Co., Ltd. have completed a license agreement for Double Metal Cyanide (DMC) polyol technologies.
Bayer allowed Asahi Glass to produce and sell DMC polyol using a part of...
News - 5 Apr 2004
The Dow Chemical Company announced today that it will close its Polyols, Propylene Glycol (and derivatives) and Ethylene Oxide facility in Priolo (Siracusa), Italy. The facility has been idle since...
News - 17 Jun 2003
Shell Chemicals announced that their new polyols plant in Pernis, in the Netherlands came online in May and will be shipping their first batch of commercial product in coming months.
The plant, one...
News - 31 May 2002
A new process has been developed by BASF for the production of propylene oxide from hydrogen peroxide. Furthermore, BSF have built a pilot plant to demonstrate the process and collect data, from which...
News - 29 Mar 2007
Dow Polyurethanes, a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company, announced that it plans to further invest in Europe by expanding capacity at two of its facilities over the next two years. The company...
News - 18 Feb 2011
RAMPF Giessharze GmbH & Co. KG based in Grafenberg continues to prepare for the future. By the year 2013, the plastics specialist aims to manufacture the majority of its materials from renewable...
News - 31 Dec 2014
Emery Oleochemicals, a world leader in natural-based chemicals announced that construction activities of its new technologically advanced bio-polyol plant located in Cincinnati, Ohio has reached...
Article - 26 Mar 2001
The chemistry of polyurethanes is covered, including the basic production of, raw materials such as isocyanates, polyols, polyethers, polyesters and pre polymers as well as common additives.
News - 20 Nov 2007
Dow Polyurethanes, a business group of The Dow Chemical Company (Dow), announced today that Dow will acquire the remaining shares of Pacific Plastics (Thailand) Limited (PPTL). A joint venture between...