09 November 2011 18:21 [Source: ICIS news]
HOUSTON (ICIS)--Rockwood’s Chemetall business unit has started up a butyllithium operation in ?xml:namespace>
Financial or capacity details were not disclosed.
Butyllithium is used as an initiator for anionic polymerisation and as a base in organic, pharmaceutical or agrochemical syntheses.
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