Adhesives Magazine

HUNTSMAN ANNOUNCES VOC-EXEMPT STATUS FOR PROPYLENE CARBONATE PRODUCTS

January 21, 2009

The Performance Products division of Huntsman, The Woodlands, TX, has announced the official VOC-exempt status of JEFFSOL® Propylene Carbonate and ULTRAPURE® Propylene Carbonate.

“Huntsman is proud to be a key supplier in such a growing segment of the coatings market,” said Stu Monteith, vice president of Performance Specialties. “At Huntsman, we are keenly aware of the positive role specialty chemical companies can play in increasing availability and supply of environmentally friendly products. This ruling is a direct result of actions initiated by Huntsman several years ago.”

JEFFSOL Propylene Carbonate is a high-grade, high-purity product with flexibility in function and application to allow growth across many areas. ULTRAPURE Propylene Carbonate is an extremely high purity propylene carbonate for solvent solutions requiring very low levels of water and glycol.

For more information, visit www.huntsman.com/cpr.