BASF to boost global position in nylon 6,6 with Solvay deal
...BASF is making a big move in the nylon 6,6 chain with its planned €1.6bn acquisition of Solvay’s ...
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USES Titanium dioxide (TiO2) is a white powder pigment highly desired for its brightness and high refractive index. It is used in paints and coatings, including glazes and enamels, plastics, paper,...
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