Raw Materials and Chemicals

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Momentive to Build Forest Products Facility in Brazil

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Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. has selected the city of Curitiba in Parana, Brazil, as the location for its next forest products manufacturing facility.
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VanDeMark Acquires Framochem

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VanDeMark Chemical Inc. recently announced it has acquired Framochem Kft, a leading European-based manufacturer of phosgene products.
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Exxon Mobil VP Mulva to Retire

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Exxon Mobil Corp. recently announced that Patrick T. Mulva, vice president and controller, plans to retire on September 1.
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Maroon Group Announces Appointments

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Maroon Group LLC has appointed Howard Hubert to the position of chief commercial officer and Anton Dolenc director of Operations.
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Equipment Failure Causes Huntsman Manufacturing Disruption

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Huntsman Corp. recently announced it experienced an unplanned manufacturing disruption on a production unit at its facility in Port Neches, Texas.
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Top 5 News that Sticks

Termination of Kraton and LCY Combination Agreement is Top News

The ending of the combination agreement between Kraton and LCY garnered the most reader interest last week.
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This weekly roundup highlights the adhesives, sealants and coatings news stories that garnered the most attention during the previous week.
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Gravel Named Emerald Kalama Product Line VP

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Emerald Kalama Chemical has appointed Shamsi Gravel vice president of its K-FLEX® line
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MERIDIAN INC.: Biopolymer Videos

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Two new videos depict the process of creating its 100% biodegradable plastic and the benefits of moving away from petro-plastics to create a sustainable future.
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Novomer Appoints Italian Distributor

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Novomer Inc. recently announced it has appointed Reschem Italia S.p.A. its authorized distributor of Converge® polypropylene carbonate (PPC) polyols in Italy.
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LANXESS Continues Restructuring

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LANXESS recently announced it is pressing ahead with its realignment efforts.
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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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