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May 13, 2010Eastman says Tritan's clarity, toughness, and heat and chemical resistance make the copolyester a BPA-free alternative to polycarbonate....
May 6, 2010Ticona Engineering Polymers, Celanese’s advanced engineered materials business, says its has acquired two product lines, Zenite-brand liquid crystal polymer (LCP) and...
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December 18, 2009Teijin, as part of the previously announced restructuring of its polyester fiber business, says it will sell its 97.9% stake in Teijin Indonesia Fiber (Tifico; Jakarta, Indonesia), a...
August 24, 2009Mitsubishi Rayon says it will outsource the production of polyester filament yarn to companies in the Unitika Group (Osaka) starting October 2009. And production of polyester filament...
August 6, 2009Ticona, the engineering plastics subsidiary of Celanese, say it will stop producing polybutylene terephthalate (PBT) and polyester polymers and lay off about 100 employees at its...
August 5, 2009DuPont Engineering Polymers says it has selected PolyOne as the primary distributor of its thermoplastic products in North America. Ashland Distribution will no longer...
June 5, 2009Sibur (Moscow) says it has signed a licensing agreement with TSRC Corporation (Taipei), a major producer of synthetic rubber in Asia, for its project to build a new thermoplastics...
June 4, 2009Reliance Industries says that its subsidiary Trevira (Bobingen, Germany), a manufacturer of polyester fibers and filament yarns, has filed an application to start insolvency...
March 31, 2009Asahi Kasei Fibers (AKF), an Asahi Kasei subsidiary, says it will stop in-house production of polyester and monofilament, and will close its manufacturing plants for these products...
September 23, 2008Iran's petroleum minister Gholam Hossein Nozari has appointed Adel Nejadsalim as the new managing director of the National Petrochemical Co., local reports say...
August 8, 2007Eastman Chemical says it will open its second U.S. specialty copolyester plant at Columbia, SC in the first half of 2008. The company currently makes specialty copolyester at...
July 26, 2007Ticona says it will build a plant to produce Celstran long-fiber reinforced thermoplastics at Celanese’s complex at Nanjing, China. Ticona already produces Celstran at Winona, MN...
July 25, 2007Several resin and gelcoat suppliers to the composites industry have announced price increases, citing recent cost hikes in raw materials including benzene. Scott Bader (Wollaston...
July 25, 2007Sibur (Moscow) and Lukoil-Neftekhim (Moscow) say they have agreed to invest $840 million to expand the Blagoveshchensk, Russia polyester complex of the companies’ Polyef...
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