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Bondable Fluoropolymer Resins Can Expand Your Horizons

August 14, 2006 6:55 am | Comments

Today's chemical process equipment is designed to resist the destructive forces of corrosion and abrasion and to maintain the high purity of water and chemicals needed by the pharmaceutical, medical, biotech and other process industries.

How to Protect Your Pump and Keep It Longer

August 14, 2006 6:52 am | Comments

In today's complex and frequently rugged process plant environments, liquid pumps are often overworked and underprotected from adverse operating conditions.

The Key to Successful Automation and Improvement of Separation Processes

August 14, 2006 6:52 am | Comments

Many chemical plants rely on processes that contain two different phases of chemicals that do not mix, such as organics and water, solids and water or gas and liquid.

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Ethanol's Rail Effect

August 14, 2006 6:49 am | Comments

JPMorgan analysts believe transportation and other derivative markets offer the best opportunity for investors to capitalize on the fast-growing ethanol industry.

Firms Oppose CA Proposals

August 14, 2006 6:38 am | Comments

Speaking at a forum hosted by the Chemical Industry Council of California, representatives from U.S. chemical companies said a proposed overhaul of California's chemical regulations could cause more problems than it's intended to solve.

Nova Unveils Better Resins

August 14, 2006 6:38 am | Comments

Nova Chemicals says it will introduce a new family of styrene maleic anyhydride copolymer resins to be used in products for microwavable packaging.

Ethanol’sRail Effect

August 14, 2006 6:38 am | Comments

JPMorgan analysts believe transportation and other derivative markets offer the best opportunity for investors to capitalize on the fast-growing ethanol industry. “Investment in the ethanol complex anywhere in the world is fundamentally a play on government regulation.

U.S. Expected to Adopt GHS

August 14, 2006 6:38 am | Comments

The U.S. is expected to embrace a globally harmonized system (GHS) that packages, classifies and labels chemicals.

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Refinery Expert Issues Predictions and Warnings

August 14, 2006 6:38 am | Comments

A refinery expert is predicting that high crude oil prices will lead to a global decline in ethylene and derivates consumption growth in 2007 and beyond.

Clearing the Air in Spat Over Household Fresheners

August 14, 2006 6:38 am | Comments

Has a spat between the European Consumers' Organization (BEUC) and Sara Lee Household and Body Cara created a pivotal moment in the relationship between the consumer and the chemical industry?

Dow Chemical Plan Stresses Quality of Life

August 14, 2006 6:38 am | Comments

Dow Chemical has launched its second 10-year sustainability plan with chairman Andrew Liveris saying the company's goal is no less than to improve the quality of life for mankind — and Dow's bottom line.

ACC Focuses on Ratings

August 14, 2006 6:34 am | Comments

The American Chemistry Council is preparing for the next phase of its "essential2" public education campaign, launching a new round of national TV and print ads in late September.

China Accepts Aromatics

August 14, 2006 6:33 am | Comments

Urumqi Petrochemical, a subsidiary of Chinese energy major PetroChina, has received approval from the central government to build a world-scale aromatics complex in western China.

GTL Plant Ready in Qatar

August 14, 2006 6:32 am | Comments

The world's first commercial-scale gas-to-liquid (GTL) plant was commissioned last month in Qatar, according to Foster Wheeler, which designed the facility.

Brazil's IPQ Has New Resin

August 14, 2006 6:29 am | Comments

Brazilian petrochemicals producer Ipiranga Petroquimica (IPQ) has begun production of a new grade of pressure-resistant high-density polyethylene called PE-100 for use in the construction of natural gas pipelines and sewage systems as well as for underwater applications.

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