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Phenol - Asia
11 October '18
Uses Globally, the largest derivative market for phenol is bisphenol A (BPA), which stands at 45% of consumption. BPA is used for polycarbonate (PC) in construction, autos, consumer electronics, DVDs...
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...The nascent electric vehicle (EV) market could bring significant opportunities for the chemical industry, according to BASF CEO Kurt Bock. With startling growth rates forecast and a string of auto ...
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