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December 16, 2008The company is a leading U.S. producer of polypropylene and phenol....
September 19, 2008Prices PHENOL U.S.: 74-76 cts/lb, September contracts EUROPE: €1.25-€1.35/lb September contracts ASIA: $1.60-$1.80/kg, September contracts Outlook Global phenol consumption...
September 12, 2008About 300 firefighters from France and the U.K. this morning extinguished a chemical truck fire that had been burning for 16 hours deep inside the 31-mile Channel Tunnel. The undersea...
September 8, 2008Blue Island Phenol (BIP; Blue Island, IL) and JLM Chemicals (Blue Island) say they have declared force majeure on phenol and acetone shipments from BIP’s Blue Island complex...
June 23, 2008Sinopec and Sabic say they have signed a strategic cooperation agreement in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to extend the scope of their previously announced petrochemical joint venture at...
March 19, 2008Agreement signed with International Petroleum Investment Co. and Abu Dhabi Investment Council for a naphtha cracker and aromatics complex....
January 18, 2008JLM Chemicals (Blue Island, IL) says it has sold its cumene and phenol manufacturing facility to Blue Island Phenol (Blue Island), a limited liability company formed for the purpose of...
January 3, 2008Domestic or overseas partners may be sought....
August 6, 2007Ineos Phenol, an Ineos subsidiary, says it has received approval from the Chinese authorities for a previously announced project to build a phenol-acetone complex at Zhangjiagang...
July 30, 2007Sabic has placed two more orders for downstream units that will form part of the company’s $10-billion Saudi Kayan project at Al Jubail, Saudi Arabia (CW, Feb. 7, p. 19)...
July 30, 2007Bayer MaterialScience (BMS) has lifted its force majeure on methylene-di-para-phenylene isocyanate (MDI) in Africa, Europe, and the Mideast from its Krefeld-Uerdingen, Germany site...
July 25, 2007Rhodia says it will invest €30 million ($40.9 million) to increase production of phenol and cyclohexanol at Paulinia, Brazil. The project entails a 25% increase in phenol and...
July 25, 2007Member companies of the Bromine Science and Environmental Forum (BSEF; Brussels), an industry group, say they have begun legal proceedings against the Belgian government to prevent...
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