Raw Materials and Chemicals

Dow Names Global Business Presidents

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The Dow Chemical Co. recently announced 13 business presidents who have been named to lead the company’s new global businesses.
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Advancing Adhesives: Sticking to Innovation

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Dow Elastomers will introduce new polymers for hard-to-bond substrates and enhanced formulation flexibility at the World Adhesive & Sealant Conference.
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Controlling Rheology in Structural Adhesives

By Elizabeth Sims and Marco Villalobos
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The directed assembly of fumed silica particles can be used to improve the rheology control of structural adhesives.
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Research and Markets: Specialty Chemicals Guide

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The report contains an executive summary and data on value, volume and segmentation, as well as a five-year forecast of the industry.
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SABIC: Resins

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This company’s Innovative Plastics business has launched a new line of Noryl SA90 and SA9000 resins that can be used as additives for epoxy and non-epoxy thermoset systems.
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Global Polyethylene Market to Continue Growth Pattern

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The global polyethylene industry experienced strong growth over the last five years and is expected to continue advancing as it reaches approximately $148.1 billion in 2017.
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Eastman Expands Resins Capacity with Chinese JV

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Eastman Chemical Co. recently announced it is increasing the capacity of its Regalite™ hydrogenated hydrocarbon resins.
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Clariant to Acquire Remaining Shares of Süd-Chemie Alvigo Catalysts

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Clariant recently announced it has signed an agreement to acquire the remaining 40% share of a joint venture between the holding company Alvigo AS, based in Tallin/Estonia, and Süd-Chemie AG, in the meantime acquired by Clariant AG.
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Economic Outlook for U.S. Chemistry Industry Mixed

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Long-term growth in chemistry is expected to accelerate in 2013.

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SOCMA Releases Statement on Safe Chemicals Act Legislation

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The Society of Chemical Manufactures and Affiliates (SOCMA) recently commended members of a key Senate environmental panel for addressing shortcomings in the nation’s chemical control law while expressing concern over advancing legislation in the middle of bipartisan negotiations.
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The Handbook of Sealant Technology provides an in-depth examination of sealants, reviewing their historical developments and fundamentals, adhesion theories and properties, and today’s wide range of applications.

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