Trade war moves on to chemicals
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Solvents - Africa / Middle East
09 August '18
USES Isopropanol (IPA) is used as a solvent in both industrial and personal care sectors. For industrial usage, IPA is used in pharmaceuticals, paints, inks and coatings. For personal care usage, it...
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August 11, 2017
By Linda Naylor
Shell declares FM on propylene in wake of Pernis fire
...Shell has declared force majeure (FM) on propylene supply in the wake of the fire at the Pernis refinery, a source from polypropylene (PP) producer Ducor said on 4 August. “As long as the outage ...
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Muntajat acts as a single source of polymers, fertilizers and chemicals produced in Qatar. In just a few years, it has established itself as a major supplier to global markets and is now focusing on excellence in customer service and the quality of its operations.
BioAmber has successfully started up its first commercial-scale plant for bio-succinic acid, bringing a reliable source of the versatile bio-based material to the market.
Chemical Sciences Scotland is a powerful partnership between the industry, government and academia which speaks with one voice to secure the sector’s future.
A major new production complex in Saudi Arabia’s east coast petrochemicals hub is about to propel the GCC chemical industry into a new era.
After 120 years in Asia-Pacific, ExxonMobil has re-affirmed its commitment to supply the fast-growing market with a huge chemicals expansion in Singapore. The country is an important hub for the business in the region.