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Market Consumption of Acrylic Tape May Exceed Three Million Miles in 2000

Rohm and Haas forecast sales of acrylic-backed carton-sealing tapes to approach, if not exceed, three million miles in year one of the new millennium.
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KRATON Polymers to Go to Ripplewood Holdings

The Royal Dutch/Shell Group of Companies have reached an agreement in principle for the sale of its global KRATON™ Polymers business to Ripplewood Holdings L.L.C.
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HI and DOE Enter Agreement to Promote Energy Efficiency

The Hydraulic Institute (HI) and the Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Industrial Technologies have signed an Allied Partner Agreement in which the two organizations will collaborate on initiatives that promote improved pumping-system energy efficiency among pump manufacturers and end users.
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Company News: Rexam

Rexam has moved to a new corporate office.
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SOCMA Expands International Membership

Reflecting the increasing globalization of the chemical industry, members of the Synthetic Organic Chemical Manufacturers Association (SOCMA) have voted overwhelmingly to create an international class of membership in the association.
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Company News: Sud-Chemie

Sud-Chemie Inc., adopting the name of parent company Sud-Chemie AG of Munich, Germany.
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Company News: Sorbent Products

Sorbent Products has announced a new product line agreement with Grainger Industrial Supply.
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Company News: Hauthaway

Hauthaway has selected Bedford Specialty Sales to represent its lines of Hauthane waterborne polyurethane dispersions and urethane acrylic hybrids to the industrial and architectural coatings markets in New England.
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New Name for New e-Marketplace

ELEMICA is the new name of the online business-to-business (B2B) chemicals e-marketplace that was recently announced by leading chemical companies and distributors.
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Huntsman Acquires Morton TPU Business

Huntsman has completed its $120 million purchase of the Morton global TPU (thermoplastic polyurethane) business from Rohm and Haas Co.
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