14 November 2008 16:54 [Source: ICIS news]
HOUSTON (ICIS news)--Bayer MaterialScience has lifted its force majeure (FM) declaration on methyl di-p-phenylene isocyanate (MDI) and isophorone di-isocyanate in drums from its Baytown plant in Texas, a company spokesperson said on Friday.
FM was also lifted on 1 November for polyether polyol products manufactured in ?xml:namespace>
Bayer declared FM for these products in September, after hurricanes Ike and Gustav hit the US Gulf coast, affecting facilities in
Major US isocyanates and polyol producers include Dow Chemical, LyondellBasell, BASF, Bayer, Huntsman, Invista, Stepan, Oxid, Arch and Shell.
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