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Polymers - news on Plastech

Information from the industry concerning: Polymers

   

Ultrafiltration creates clear conditions

Ultrafiltration creates clear conditions Multibore membranes from the BASF subsidiary inge improve water treatment.

Borealis acquires specialty polymers producer

Borealis acquires specialty polymers producer Borealis signs an agreement to acquire full ownership of Speciality Polymers Antwerp N.V.

Evonik builds new dispersant plant

 Evonik builds new dispersant plant Evonik Industries is building a new production plant for polymer dispersants at the Goldschmidtstrasse site in Essen

Wacker raises prices for dispersions

Wacker raises prices for dispersions The company is to raise its prices for vinyl acetate-ethylene and ethylene-vinyl chloride-based copolymer dispersions in Americas and China.

New dispersible polymer powder from Wacker

New dispersible polymer powder from Wacker Wacker has developed a novel dispersible polymer powder for modifying cementitious and gypsum-based dry-mix mortars.

Ineos and Evergas wtih new deal for US shale gas transportation

Ineos and  Evergas wtih new deal for US shale gas transportation Ineos expands its contract with Evergas to six vessels for the transportation US shale gas to its European cracker complexes.

Chemical giants inaugurate two plants in China

Chemical giants inaugurate two plants in China BASF and Sinopec inaugurate acrylic acid and superabsorbent polymers plants in Nanjing, China.

Wacker raises prices for silicones in Europe

Wacker raises prices for silicones in Europe The increases vary according to product group and business field and are in the order of 4 to 8 percent.

New emulsions from BASF

New emulsions from BASF BASF has launched two new Joncryl products for water-based inks and overprint varnishes (OPV) used in the paper and corrugated board industry.

Insight into the polymers market of Latin America

Insight into the polymers market of Latin America ICIS Latin American Polymers Conference has been designed to equip the representatives of plastics sector with the current news about industry trends.